Due to newspaper prices being based on characters or lines of text, a jargon of abbreviations, acronyms and code words arose in personals and have often carried over to the internet.
You can freely post classified ad without registration in Alberta, Bristish-Columbia, Manitoba, New-Brunswick, Newfoundland-And-Labrador, Northwest-Territories, Nova-Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince-Edward-Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon.
A personal or personal ad is an item or notice traditionally in the newspaper, similar to a classified advertisement but personal in nature.
In British English it is also commonly known as an advert in a lonely hearts column.
GUARANTEED Delivery on or before Size: 12′ x 16′ Date Posted: July 15th, 2016 Location: Arnold, Missouri Sellers Phone Number: 1-800-944-3118 Sellers Email: [email protected]: Quaker Shed portable building model used as a display model.
Selling Price: ,564 Size: 12′ x 16′ Date Posted: July 15th, 2016 Location: Kansas City, Missouri Sellers Phone Number: 1-800-944-3118 Sellers Email: [email protected]: Ultra Series portable building model used as a display model.
Newspapers and magazines that take personal advertisements often provide a reply forwarding service; in this case, the text of the advert will include a unique box number and anyone wishing to reply to the advert sends or delivers their reply to the publisher's address in an envelope bearing that number.