The Gumtree Blog

Manage your ads with ease

Monday 24 March 2014, by

When you advertise on Gumtree, you’re always in control of your ads. Whenever you want to edit, delete or promote your ads, you can easily make changes in the ‘My Gumtree’ part of the site. Easy peasy. And it’s just got even better. We’ve improved the way we show you the views or email replies …read more

Services Page Update

Thursday 13 March 2014, by

At Gumtree we love to help business owners find lots of happy customers, for example in our Services category. To help businesses find the best new leads from the Gumtree community, we’ve chosen to introduce a small insertion fee for this particular category, ranging from £5 to £8, depending where the business service is being …read more

Gumtree’s Fun Facts about Northampton

Tuesday 11 March 2014, by

We’ve started this year at quite a pace, so we wanted to share with you some of the exciting new updates we’ve made to Gumtree. Users in Northampton should notice a big improvement in our postcode data, allowing you to search for ads in your local area and post ads more accurately. To celebrate that, we’ve prepared an article that …read more

Gumtree’s Fun Facts about Bolton

Tuesday 11 March 2014, by

We’ve started this year at quite a pace, so we wanted to share with you some of the exciting new updates we’ve made to Gumtree. Users in Bolton should notice a big improvement in our postcode data, allowing you to search for ads in your local area and post ads more accurately. To celebrate that, we’ve prepared an article that …read more

New Categories and Locations

Thursday 27 February 2014, by

This week has seen two big updates at Gumtree. With a lot of technical work going on behind the scenes, we’ve been able to update our categories and also improve the number of locations on the site. Categories first – and there’s great news for people searching for a bargain on Gumtree. We’ve expanded our …read more

Gumtree’s renting handbook

Wednesday 19 February 2014, by

If you’re thinking of renting a new place, then look no further than Gumtree’s latest eBook – a guide to rental ‘success’.  Download your copy now!   As experts in the field with over 200,000 property ads in the UK site alone, Gumtree has developed an in-depth guide to renting for beginners.  Aided by the …read more

Rent Smart – a handy guide to renting

Wednesday 19 February 2014, by

With over 200,000 ads for available flats and houses in the United Kingdom alone, Gumtree is a trusted and popular go-to site for house hunters that is ready and raring to please even the pickiest of house hunters. Wherever you’re moving to, and whether you’re a lone wolf looking for a bachelor pad, or a …read more

We’re launching our new nationwide TV and radio ad campaign

Monday 17 February 2014, by

We’ve been working on a new set of TV and radio ads, and now we’re finally ready to release them to the world! The theme is still about the SUCCESS you can find on Gumtree – that moment when you get a great deal, meet a new neighbour or turn your unwanted goods into cash! …read more

Ultimate 80s and 90s Toys That Make Great Valentine’s Gifts

Friday 14 February 2014, by

This Valentine’s Day it’s time to fall in love with your childhood all over again. Nothing unites two soulmates like nostalgia – shared memories really do bring us closer together – and we can’t think of a better excuse to check out our toy section for the coolest 80s and 90s games and toys that’ll …read more

Best things to do during the half-term holidays

Thursday 13 February 2014, by

Half-term’s almost here, and youngsters can’t wait. But for parents it can be a little trickier, trying to come up with things to keep the kids entertained for a whole week at home. Winter weather might still be here, but that doesn’t mean the kids have to be stuck indoors glued to the telly. Gumtree’s …read more