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I've just posted 10 same ads in 10 different city about 3 to 4 hrs south from here. I seem to get lots of customers that have cottages from around here.

I want to try this out. I may do the same on craigslist since it's free.

I wish it would let me post HTML code otherwise i would just put my photobucket picture of my postcard.

Anyways, here's my ad for Kijiji

http://toronto.kijiji.ca/c-services-...AdIdZ104902909

Let me know what you guys think
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Justin, I took a screen shot of it for you.

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I've just posted 10 same ads in 10 different city about 3 to 4 hrs south from here. I seem to get lots of customers that have cottages from around here.
I love the idea.

Just so I understand better. You posted these ads in cities 3 to 4 hours away because a lot of those people have cottages in your area?

Also I noticed you have a button on there to talk to you via internet phone. That is very creative. Have you had anyone use that yet?
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Justin, I took a screen shot of it for you.



I love the idea.

Just so I understand better. You posted these ads in cities 3 to 4 hours away because a lot of those people have cottages in your area?

Also I noticed you have a button on there to talk to you via internet phone. That is very creative. Have you had anyone use that yet?
Yeah, I currently have people that drive between 3 to 5 hrs away to get to their cottage, I have one guy from the States.

That talk button for skype is intergrated with Kijiji, just have to put your id and it automatically creates a button for that...

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Here's a map of where my customers are located. I am point A and the customers are located in the circle. Those are the people that have cottages up where I am located, that's who i am trying to target



Here's my old post asking abot how to market out of town customers
http://www.gopherforum.com/showthrea...ht=out+of+town
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Here's a map of where my customers are located. I am point A and the customers are located in the circle. Those are the people that have cottages up where I am located, that's who i am trying to target



Here's my old post asking abot how to market out of town customers
http://www.gopherforum.com/showthrea...ht=out+of+town
I will get this working tomorrow
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Are you asking for my zip codes.. in canada it's called a Postal Code and i don't know if it will work since our postal codes have letters and numbers

Well my postal codes I would need are

P0M 2N0 (Those are zero's) Peter Zero Mary 2 Nancy Zero
P0M 2W0
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P0M 2K0
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Are you asking for my zip codes.. in canada it's called a Postal Code and i don't know if it will work since our postal codes have letters and numbers

Well my postal codes I would need are

P0M 2N0 (Those are zero's) Peter Zero Mary 2 Nancy Zero
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What do the numbers on the stats page signify? The number of viewers of the ad?
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What do the numbers on the stats page signify? The number of viewers of the ad?
How many click/views
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Ok so the first entry 05-Feb-09 has 4 clicks and 1 view?
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