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Seller / Buyer Features
Become a member, you can enjoy a host of exclusive benefits! So you can ...
Send emails to sellers;
Keep a list of your favorite ads;
Receive free email of news listings you are interested in.;
Post free ads.
Having your own storefront
Join HobbyClassified.com is fast and free.
Nothing. Registration is completely free for advertisers and users.
To change your password, you must;
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On HobbyClassified.com, members buy, sell and trade their items in usability, but also the reliability and security. That is why it is important for you that your account is verified. It is through this that we will be able to ensure your identity and address to other members .
To enjoy these benefits, please visit the page « Verified Member ».
You must first become a member to post an ad.
Join HobbyClassified.com is fast and free. Simply fill the registration form by pressing the button « Register » and then confirm your registration by clicking the link that will be sent to your email address.
To Post an Ad::
To quickly find your ads and auctions, go to the menu section « My Ads ». You will see all listingss that you have added to the site.
Also you can search your listing with its ID using the search field in the menu.
Please note that customer service can resume an ad.
Please note that customer service can resume an ad.
Please note that customer service can resume an ad.
You can add a photo to your ad in section « My Account -> My Active Ads », management page of your ads.
Click the Edit icon under the ad you want to edit. Press the link « Edit Media » and carefully follow the steps provided in Help for adding your photo.
Please note that we do not make any corrections to received photos. The maximum size allowed for photos is 5Mb. Do not send large files unnecessarily. The large files may be automatically rejected. Accepted formats are jpeg, png, gif, tiff and bmp.
You can associate a YouTube video in your ad in section « My Account -> My Active Ads », management page of your ads.
Click the Edit icon under the ad you want to edit. Press the link « Edit Media » and carefully follow the steps provided in Help for adding your video.
Bumping up your Ad will reset the post date of your ad to the time of the bump, thus moving your ad from its current position in the listings back up to the top of the first page, just below any ads in the Featured Ads and just below the Privileges ads on the first page in its class. It will remain in that spot until any other Ads are posted in the category, at which point it will move down accordingly in the listings. It will not extend the life of your Ad.
Position in top of the listings depends directly on the number of ads posted by other users. This option allows you to put your ad above the top of the list without having to recreate it completely.
The Ads that appear on the first page enjoy greater visibility and therefore generate more responses from clients or potential buyers. However, the visibility remains lower than a Featured Ad or Privilege Ads.
According to our statistics, a Featured Ads is seen five times more than a regular ad. The impact of this option is the immediate visibility of your Ad.
Bumping up your ad will move the ad from its current position in the listings back up to the top of the listings on the first page, just below any Provilege Ads. It will remain there until other ads are posted in the category, at which point the ad will move down in the listings. In other words, bumps will reset the posting date, so your ad will appear to have been posted at the time of the bump up.
Sometimes an ad is not enough. In some cases, you want to stand out from other ads. Extra Options These make your ads more attractive! The Extra options allow you to increase the visibility and promote your ads. The duration of additional options is the same period as your ad. A User Fees is applicable for extra options that you apply. Extra options can be applied in two ways on your ads.
How to add a link on a new ad??
How to add a link on an existing ad??
The first step is completed, passed on to the next step.
The Link of your website should appear in your ad, however, remember that you can not use your ad for the sole purpose of redirecting Internet traffic to your website. The link of your website should be an additional element of your ad.
You can absolutely add a link to your website by including a URL in the description of your ad. This addition helps to maximize your visibility:
If you want to add a link, you must enter your web address in the field "Your Website URL" when you create your ad. Some fees will be charged. However, remember that you can not use your ad for the sole purpose of redirecting Internet traffic to your website. The link of your website should be an additional element of your ad.
Click on the link «I forgot my password » in the menu. You must then specify the email address you provided when you registered and we will send you an email with your username and password.
Publishing ads is completely free. However, we offer EXTRA options to enhance the visibility of your ads. You can find more information here. There is also an overview of possible costs related to your ads on the page "My Account".
Several options are available on our website:
A quick search bar is available at the top of every page of our site. It allows to search by keywords, categories and regions.
A module of Advanced searching is available at the bottom of the page if you want to search by more specific criteria.
You can also navigate through categories that are listed on our home page.
Yes! You can create a Favorites list in section "My Account". You must« Login » first. Each Ad on our site has a link "Add to Favorites". Just click on this link and the ad will be added to your list of favorites.
All payments for sold items on this site are done between sellers and buyers. It is strongly suggested to meet in person the buyer or seller to complete the transaction directly. HobbyClassified.com not involved in the transaction or payment. Never send money or do not transfer to the seller.
To pay the fee for extra options, Verified User and add and accout balance, you can use Paypal.
The Account Balance allows you to pay the charges for extral options (Featured Listings, Better placement, Attention Getter, Urgent highlighting etc...) The use of Account Balance can reduce the cost of your transactions.
You can add at any time the amount you wish to your Account Balance.
You have no time limit for using your Account Balance. (Amounts that you add to your Account Balance are not refundable)
A Discount Code is a code allowing you to get immediate discounts on our Extra Options. These codes can be applied while billing. To use them, you must first become a member.
Join HobbyClassified.com is fast and free. You simply fill out the Registration form and then confirm your subscription by clicking the link that will be sent to your email address.After you register or if you are already a member:
The discount code may be for a limited time.
You can create alerts in the "My Account". Our system automatically searches all new listings that match your criteria and you will receive an email notification whenever a listing matching your alert.
You can post an ad in category "Wanted" and enter what you are looking for.
Our system allows you to create signss and flyers for your ads. Simply select the ads you want. Then click the button to generate your signs or flyer.
You will be informed by email as soon as ad published meets your criteria.
To add a listing to your favorites, just click on the [Add to Favorites] link on the Ads detail. To access this link, you must first Login, by enter your username and password
By clicking this link, the page « My Favorites List » will be displayed and the Ad will be add to the list.
To remove ads from your favorites, simply go to the My Favorites via the My Account menu and then press the "Clear Favorite" against each ad button.
Note that all ads that are completed or deleted will be automatically removed from your favorites.
The tools « My Messages » in section « My Account », allows you to communicate with the users of HobbyClassified.com.
How to answer the messages?
Our auction system, offers the opportunity to invite or refuse a user to participate in your auctions.
Invite a user:
Black List Buyer:
Warning! the above options will be applied on all your auctions.
We offer to users to contact the advertiser via email using a form available on each ad. The advertiser receives an email which it can respond either by email or via our internal messaging system. If he wishes to preserve his anonymity, the advertiser may choose not to reveal their email address to other users.
For different reasons it is possible that you have trouble communicating with another user of our website. The information listed in the ad description could be faulty or ad could not be active on the site.
If this is the case, you will understand that for reasons of confidentiality, we can not give any further information than specified in the description of the ad. If the ad you want to view is expired and no longer appears on the website, we will abide by these measures.
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HobbyClassified Storefront are completely free and allows sellers to develop their activity on HobbyClassified and the Internet. With HobbyClassified Storefront, you can view all your ads, regardless of their format a single convenient location. You can create and customize your own Storefront HobbyClassified. Your contacts will go directly into your Storefront with a unique URL. You can access a variety of tools to create, manage and track your activities. Storefront is your store on our site. It offers a set of pages and category changed according to your requirements and needs.
Show your Storefront Ad that you published online on HobbyClassified website.
Sort listings of your Storefront in your own categories.
Display your Logo to symbolize the visual identity of your business.
Create Specials Pages related to your business such as: About Us, News, Terms and Condition of Sale, Legal, Consumer Reviews ....
Create unlimited custom categories for products allowing you to prioritize and manage easily
Kept in touch directly via the link Contact and form of your Storefront.
Send Promotionnal emails to your customers through their subscription to the Newsletter of your Storefront.
View statistics of your attendance through the Storefront module, daily monthly and annual statistics (until 3 years).
Locate your location to your prospects and potential buyers through the Geolocation plan of Google Maps available in your Storefront.
Finally, to show visitors that you are a true "Professional" with your custom Storefront!
If you have not found an answer to your question in one of the above items or if you would like to report a technical problem, please send a request by using our contact form.
Do not forget to indicate the subject of your request and your username or ad ID for which you request information, if applicable.
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