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Step 2:

Advertise Your Car

Learn how to successfully advertise your vehicle for sale. We'll help you decide where to advertise. Should you spend money to advertise, or go the free route? Compare the pros and cons of each approach here, and get tips for writing your ad and posting compelling photos.
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Choosing the Right Advertising
Find out which advertising sources will help you save time and money -- and get you the best exposure -- when you sell a car.
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How to Create an Effective Car Ad
Create a used car ad that brings buyers to your door. Learn about what to include in your car description, photos that help sell and ad creation pitfalls.
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What You'll Need to Start an Ad
Ready to sell a car? Find out what information you'll want to have handy when you create an ad on Autotrader.com.
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When to Update Your Ad
You posted a great used car ad on Autotrader.com, but your work isn't done yet. Learn about how to manage and update your ad to attract quality buyers.
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