Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aderk?

Aderk is a buy and sell network of online urban communities for posting free local classified advertisements (with jobs, housing, for sale/barter/wanted, services, and pets categories).

How does Aderk work?

Aderk provides a place for buyers and sellers to come together.

1. Selling
Sellers post items or services they have to offer in their local urban community.

2. Buying
Buyers browse their local site for bargins.

3. Communicating
Buyers contact sellers via contact information provided by the seller.

4. Purchasing
Once a buyer and seller reach a agreement, make arrangments to finalize the sale!

How to post an ad?

Posting an ad is completely free. And there is no charge if you sell your item on Aderk. The site is totally free, no strings attached! Posting is easy. Simply follow the instructions below:

Click "Post FREE Ad" in the blue bar in the top right of all Aderk pages. Fill out the simple one page form. Required feilds are denoted with a star (*). Click the "Save Ad" button. Finally, check your email for an automated message from Aderk. Click the "Verify Listing" link in that email and your ad will appear on the site.

It's as simple as that!

How to reply to an ad?

Replying to a Listing is completely free. To contact the poster of a Listing, use the contact form at the bottom of the Listing page. Enter your name, email address, a message, type in the verification code and click the "Send" button. The poster of the Listing receives the message by email and will respond to you directly via email.

Do I have remove or edit my ad?

Links to edit and delete you ad are sent in the original posting e-mail. If you have lost this e-mail don't worry, you can edit your ads by logging in (if you are registered) by visiting the "My Ads". The "My Ads" page will list all of your ads with edit and delete links. You can also have a list of your ads sent to your e-mail address with edit and delete links. Visit My Ads to get started.

Do I have to register?

No, you do not need to register to post an ad on Aderk. Addionally, just because you have posted an ad on Aderk, does not mean you have registered. Registering is a seperate action.

Can I use HTML tags in my ads?

Aderk does not allow HTML tags at the moment. User demand can change this in the future. Let us know you want HTML tags along with the reason why.

Can I use URLs in my ads?

Aderk allows you to use URLs for free. Just type your URL in the description of your ad and the system will do the rest.