Results! Ask anyone who has ever tried them. They'll tell you that the Villager's classified ads are THE neighborhood marketplace for the exchange of local goods and services. The cost is low, the readership high, and the home-delivered market coverage complete. You'll be amazed at what happens when your ad reaches more than 140,000 readers.
To place a classified ad, follow these simple steps:
Classifieds are composed as straight-line word ads without the benefit of special fonts, bold characters, underlining, etc. The following hints will help you get the best return on your advertising dollar:
In most cases, the first two words of your ad are printed in upper-case letters. Therefore, putting company's name, types of service, main item(s) for sale, neighborhood or address of rental/for-sale properties first is a good way to catch the eye, i.e.:
Or you can highlight this information by having it centered on the first line. This option is charged as 5 words.
Spring cleanup, garden planting, mulching
and trimming. 651-111-2222.
Remember to include information regarding experience, professional licenses or memberships:
In the case of rental or for-sale property, descriptions of desirable features, exclusions and lease rates are important:
Classified ads are $1.20 per word, with a minimum of 10 words or $12.00. Payment is in advance by cash, check or credit card. A 5% discount for prepayment of 3 months and a 10% discount for prepayment of 6 months are available.
For a complete listing of publication dates, download our media kit.
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St. Paul, MN 55116-2296
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