One of the first advantages of this kind of advertisement is its low cost when compared to other forms of advertising. This low cost might allow small and medium businesses to effectively advertise their products or service while not burning a hole in their pockets.
This kind of advertisement has a wide reach. Classified ads placed in newspapers or magazines can be seen by everyone reading them while classified ads placed on online websites will be seen by every website visitor.
Since the advertisements are short and simple, they are easy to create and need no rocket science. No need for copywriters to write these!
Some Online classified advertisement allows interested consumers to directly contact the advertisers, either by clicking on a link or sending a text or e-mail.