Adoos.co.uk – United Kingdom Free Classifieds
For free classified ads in the England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, Adoos.co.uk offers nearly 60 city and local pages. Adoos is available in 20 different languages and in more than sixty different countries. Ads on Adoos.co.uk are free for individuals and businesses alike and users can post as many ads as they want and search as many times as they want. The site’s revenue comes from sponsor ads. Adoos was founded by Julian Martinez in Spain and was initially called Habitamos (which means “we live.”) Today, Adoos has more than 40 million unique visitors each month and according to Julian Martinez, “All of this has been achieved bootstrapping the company and without any funding.”
Adoos.co.uk offers a variety of different categories for search and ad posting including Motors, Property, Jobs, Community, Personals, Services, For Sale, and Work Wanted / CV. Then each Adoos category is further broken down into sub categories. For example, the “For Sale” Category is divided into Electronics, Home & Garden, Clothing & Accessories, Sports & Leisure, and Miscellaneous. Then from there, each sub category, (in both the “For Sale” and “Property” categories), is further divided into even more specific sections. In the “For Sale” example, the “Sports & Leisure” sub category on Adoos.co.uk is divided into Books & Magazines; CDs, DVDs & Videos; Musical Instruments; Tickets & Events; Sports & Equipment; Toys & Games; and Collectibles.
Users can search ads based on keywords or keyword phrases or they can browse the different categories, sub categories, and sections listed on the homepage. From there, they can sort listings by newest ads, highest price, or lowest price. Adoos.co.uk also offers users a variety of other advanced search options including whether the item is new or used and in which region or county it is located.