Post an ad to the Local Swap Shop online classifieds by creating an account with the service, selecting the appropriate category and entering details about the item for sale, such as a description of its condition and a picture. Users are also able to browse the site's listings for free, with each listing including a contact method for the seller to make purchasing arrangements, as of 2015.
Local Swap Shop focuses on the Tennessee area and includes sections for selling a wide array of times, including electronics, vehicles, clothing, sporting goods and office equipment. Users are able to post an unlimited number of ads to the majority of the sections on the site for free, with some categories charging users per post. Users are also able to pay a fee to place an ad in the Featured section of the site in addition to taking out a dedicated ad on the site.
The posting process requires a free account and features step-by-step instructions for adding the appropriate information into the post. Users must provide a sale price for the item, along with a contact method such as a phone number and a location. Users can access the listings to purchase items by clicking on the Browse Classifieds section, which presents a list of the site's categories that include all active ads in that area. The site also has a Wanted section, wherein users post about items they wish to purchase.