Advertising Rules

It is easy to get your ad approved at Listy1.com, we only ask you to be honest, real and polite:

Post items which are legal to own
Make offers which are believable
Make sure that your heading, description and images describe the same item
Advertise a specific item or service for sale, not general marketing
Text and images that does not offend anyone

If an ad is rejected due to breaking the rules, the advertiser will be given the opportunity to change it. Listy1.com reserves the right to decide whether an ad does not correspond to the rules and spirit. The rules are constantly updated and may change over time.

Duplicates: You can only have one ad for each item, service or job at the same time. If you want to post an updated ad, you need to delete the old ad before you post the new ad. It is also not allowed to place ads with the same items, services or jobs in different categories or regions.

Marketing: It is only allowed to advertise items for sale, rentals, jobs and services. We will not approve ads given for pure marketing purposes, so if you want to promote a product or business in general, you should do that through paid channels.

Private seller: Private classified ads on Listy1.com are for non-commercial individuals who are entitled to engage in a legal contract.

Professional seller: Company classified ads on Listy1.com are for companies. Listy1.com reserves the right to decide whether an ad resembles a Professional seller ad.

Services: Services offered or wanted must follow applicable law and regulations of Bangladesh for each given profession.

Ad text: The ad heading should describe the item or the service advertised. It is not allowed to give company names or URL (web address) in the ad. No unnecessary characters are allowed in the heading. Listy1.com reserves the right to adjust the ad heading to fit these rules. The item or service has to be described in the ad text. It is not allowed to merely link to another page. Ad texts may not be copied from other ads, as these are protected under copyright laws.

Language: Only ads in English or Bangla are allowed.

Categories: The ad should be placed in the category that describes the item or service the best. Listy1.com may move it to the right category if necessary. Goods and services that do not fit in the same category must be placed in separate ads. For sale-ads should be placed under “For sale” and wanted-ads under “Wanted to buy”. “To let” and “Wanted to rent” are available under certain categories. In other categories, to let-ads should be placed under “For Sale” and wanted to rent-ads under “Wanted”.

Only one item per ad: It is not allowed to place more than one vehicle or property in a single ad, except if they are to be exchanged (e.g. 2 for 1).

Links: Links in the ad have to be relevant to the item or service advertised. The general rules for the ad also apply for the link. It is not allowed to link to another classified or auction site.

Images: Images in the ad should be relevant to the item or service advertised. Company logotypes are not allowed as images except for in the BUSINESS categories. It is not allowed to use images from other advertisers without consent. These are protected under copyright laws. Images showing models displaying underwear or swimming wear are not allowed.

Pirated goods and forgeries: It is not allowed to advertise pirated goods and forgeries of e.g. branded products, CD/VCR/DVD, computer/game-console software. All applicable products must be certified as original by the advertiser if the ad is to be accepted.

Rules for pets and animals: Animals traded on Listy1.com must comply with Bangladesh law & regulation.

Illegal items: Ads featuring goods that are prohibited from sale according to Bangladesh law are not allowed.

Offensive content: Ads or images that can be perceived as offensive to individuals, ethnic groups or public figures are not allowed.

Prohibited goods and services: Listy1.com has restrictions against certain goods and services to be advertised, including items which are prohibited for sale according to Bangladesh law.

Unrealistic offers: Unrealistic offers are not allowed. Listy1.com reserves the right to deem what is unrealistic.

Multi Level Marketing: Ads for MLM, or multi level marketing, are not allowed on Listy1.com

“Ad posting” jobs: “Ad Posting” jobs where private persons are paid for posting large amounts of advertisements on web sites are not allowed on Listy1.com. They spam the site and make it hard for users to find other content.