However, there are also several products that are prohibited from sale on Gumtree, such as: Alcohol. Counterfeit products. Electronic surveillance equipment.
What are the rules of Gumtree?
Using Gumtreeviolate any laws;violate the Posting Rules;post any threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent material;post or otherwise communicate any false or misleading material or message of any kind;infringe any third-party right;distribute spam, chain letters, or promote pyramid schemes;More items
Can you post items sold on Gumtree?
Gumtree make it really easy to compose your advert, all you have to do is complete their form, including a title, any images (or even a youtube video link if you have one!), a description for your item, the price youre selling for and finally your contact details.
Can you get blocked from Gumtree?
If you are known for posting in large quantities in a short period of time, the spam filter will flag you, categorize your IP address as spam, and subsequently block you from Gumtree.
What to watch out for when selling on Gumtree?
Some common scams to look out for are: Brand name spoofing/phishing: An email or SMS claiming to be Gumtree, requesting personal details with a sense of urgency. Payment scams: Cheque overpayment, payment for importing, fake escrow sites or scheduled payment receipts.
Why are all my Gumtree ads removed?
How does Gumtree selling work?
Choose the product category you want your ad to be posted in and then provide details of the item youre selling. Youll need to: List a price, including specifying whether the price is negotiable or whether youre looking for a swap or trade. Specify whether the item is new or used (optional).
Do you have to pay to use Gumtree?
Fees and Services Using Gumtree is generally free, but we sometimes charge a fee for certain services. If the service you use incurs a fee, youll be able to review and accept terms that will be clearly disclosed at the time you post your ad. You are responsible for paying the Gumtree fees when theyre due.