Facebook Marketplace allows buyers and sellers to interact in the marketplace through their Facebook profile. Unlike being anonymous users in Craigslist, Facebook users need to add a name with face to do a listing. The Marketplace also enable you to set some filter options and search for your local Marketplace up to 100 miles from your current location.
The whole purpose of placing ads on the classified sites is to draw traffic to your business as these sites are visited by a large number of people on a daily basis. Advertising on these sites increases the visibility to your website or blogs as well, hence this method is being used by several webmasters to boost SEO (search engine optimization). You can place backlinks on high PR sites to improve your website’s rank in the search engine results pages.