Some websites that offer free online posting of yard or garage sale ads are Yard Sale Search, Garage Sales and Yard Sales. At the Yard Sale Search site, free ad posting is available by first signing up for a free account. This site provides garage sale postings for many different states.
The public can use the search function provided to also find a garage sale in their states. This site offers some garage sale tips, such as how to schedule the sale, inquire if a permit is necessary, how and where to advertise the sale and pricing the items.
The Garage Sales and Yard Sales websites also offer people the ability to either advertise a sale or find one in their specific areas. In order to post or view sales at Yard Sales, it is necessary to signup for a free account. At the Garage Sales site, sellers can choose either to sign up for an account or simply list their garage sale by clicking on the tab "List Your Sale Free." The information requested from sellers includes address where the sale takes place, schedule of days and hours for holding the sale, type of payment accepted for items and description of sale item types, such as toys, art, antiques, electronics and furniture.