Here’s a claim that’s clearly a gimmick, but fun anyway: Using a classified site to trade used goods helps you reduce your carbon footprint and impact on the environment.
Silly, but a great way to get free or cheap publicity. Like this article in
Nairobi-based IT news site Techmoran reported today (here) that Berlin-based Rocket Internet had launched a general classifieds platform called Vendito in several countries i
Contrary to reports in the media (and on our site), Schibsted's sale of general classifieds site Custojusto.pt to Naspers subsidiary Fixe Ads is not yet cut and dry. On page five of Schibsted's Q1 2015 report the company said the proposed deal "is subject to clearance by the Portuguese competition authorities".
At the time no-one in the l
Naspers is starting to monetize OLX.
First came the announcement in India; now comes the Philippines. Where ...
Schibsted's SegundaMano is growing within the Baja California region of Mexico, which is close to the U.S. border, according to several media reports.
As reported by the AIM Group recently, SegundaMano is eyeing the country's north region for growth, and the Baja California peninsula plays an important role for the company to achieve that goal. About MXN 2.4 million (U.S.$161,344) in sales come
OLX South Africa switched to a modern-looking desktop site in March. According to country manager Stephen Ballot the search technology of the site is more refined, the navigation faster, and the listing procedure another tick easier.
Apparently, Naspers leaves it to the local management teams in the 39 countries OLX operates in to decide which
XMarket, a Brazilian company that received an initial seed funding of $850,000, has started a cars website to compete in the Brazilian autos segment. The company expec
Following the acquisition of OLX.hu by Schibsted Classified Media, owner of Jófogás.hu, Hungarian media reported the OLX brand will vanish from the market about three to four months from now (here in Hungarian)…
Naspers’ OLX.pl introduced fees for listing real estate in Poland. It is the second paid category on OLX.pl. The first was introduced in December last year for automotive listings.
To list a property for 30 days costs 29,99 PLN ($8.90 U.S.), exactly the same as an automotive listing costs. The fee was introd