General · 30th July 2014
Hey Gumbooters! Please use this Frontpage space for articles only! Our Free Classified Ads are there for you 24/7, and we'd love you to post your island events and business advertisements there.
The Frontpage is for narratives and stories about cool things happening in our community – descriptive stuff that doesn't sound first and foremost like, well, an ad!
How to tell the difference? Well, if you're posting something that mentions a time, a date and a price – and not much else – chances are high you've just written a [wait for it] Classified Ad. And that goes in the.... okay, we know you know.
Classified Ads 101
Hit the 'add your own' text under What's New in Classifieds, post your stuff, then go make some tea and relax. Your ad will appear as soon as we upload it! The GB has two moderators, and we both check in to the site many times a day. We check the submissions, press the 'Yes' button (in most cases, anyway), and that's when your stuff shows up on the 'Boot.