The classified ads are sorted into categories and subcategories. There can be thousands of subcategories to search in. Publications have the ability to charge for certain classified categories such as job postings. Parent categories can be browsed by their subcategories. Subcategories are listed under their parent category and list the number of ads displayed within the subcategory.
The ads may be searched by keyword, category, or date. Users can also browse through a subcategory and look through a range of products. Publications have the ability to create their own categories and any category they feel is missing. The free classified system is organized extremely well. There are security measures to prevent a single user from submitting the same ad into multiple categories. The free classified database is a great resource for consumers and traders.