The Gumtree Blog

Gumtree Motors just got bigger and better!

Monday 28 October 2013, by

At Gumtree, we’re proud to be the place where millions of private car buyers and car sellers meet. However, we’ve always wanted to boost the site with more professional dealers, to give our users as much choice as possible in your local area. Great news if you’re a car dealer- you can now get your …read more

Planning the Perfect Budget Wedding

Thursday 17 October 2013, by

Planning a wedding can be overwhelming and the prices can start to add up at an alarming rate. It is all too easy to get carried away with spending money you don’t have on things you might not need, or could get for a better price. In order to get the best value for your …read more

We’re helping to cut cycle theft across London

Friday 11 October 2013, by

With over 22,000 bikes on site at the moment, Gumtree is a great place to find a second hand bike to get you from A to B. And it’s a top priority for us to keep the site safe and clean, so that our millions of buyers and sellers are as safe as possible. For …read more

Using Social Media To Improve Your Job Search

Tuesday 1 October 2013, by

If you’re looking for a job these days, there’s a chance that some employers will be checking out your social media profile before meeting you. So use it to its full potential, and don’t give away too much about yourself! Copy and paste the code below into your web page to embed this infographic. <a …read more

Join the Cycle Revolution!

Friday 27 September 2013, by

Gumtree and Police working together to stamp out cycle thieves With this summer’s cycling success, you might be tempted to hop on a bike and join in the fun. With over 22,000 bikes for sale Gumtree is a great place to find a second hand bike to get you on your way. However, to make sure you …read more

Exciting updates to our motorbike category!

Thursday 12 September 2013, by

Great news for all you bikers out there! Gumtree has always been a great place to find, or sell, your dream set of wheels, and now we’ve made it even easier by adding a whole host of new motorbike and scooter categories to the site. From now on, the section will be organised by manufacturer’s …read more

Our brand new mobile website!

Monday 9 September 2013, by

We’re huge fans of the smartphone. And as well as being able to shoot videos, play Scrabble and measure your footsteps, it can also be used to search Gumtree wherever you are. Well, today we’re delighted to announce a brand new mobile web site for users on-the-move, and we’ve taken a few before and after …read more

Chat To Us For Longer

Wednesday 4 September 2013, by

At Gumtree, we love chatting to you guys. That’s why we’ve extended the hours you can speak to our Customer service team on our live chat. So what does this mean? Now you will be able to speak to a trained Customer Services agent any day of the week, any week of the year between …read more

Find your tickets quicker with our new category changes

Wednesday 28 August 2013, by

Gumtree has always been a great place to find last-minute tickets – and we love to help you get to your favourite events – whether it’s gigs, festivals, or sporty days out. Recently we’ve been busy updating our Tickets category to include a bit more detail, which means whether you’re a buyer or a seller, …read more

Did you notice something different today?

Tuesday 20 August 2013, by

At Gumtree we’re always working hard to make our site easy and useful for you, our loyal users. We also know that many of you look at our website on a variety of devices these days. Yet you don’t always see the same on each of these devices. Well, we’re on it. Later this …read more