Are you looking to sell items that you no longer need? In Ireland the first place you would think of selling stuff online is to advertise on

One of the problems with Dondeal is the fact you have to pay for most of the ad listings.

Best Donedeal alternatives


So what to do if you have stuff to sell and don’t want to pay to advertise?

In this post, we have a list of the 5 best free classified websites to post ads online.


5 Best DoneDeal Alternatives


5) Gumtree

Gumtree is one of the most popular classifieds websites in Ireland with a wide range of categories to advertise your stuff and services for sale. Adverts are free on Gumtree but there are a wide selection of paid upgrades available so that your ad will gain maximum exposure.

Gumtree classifieds ads

This website like Donedeal is easy to use. Browsing ads is simple with all the main categories listed on the home page. To post an ad, it is also very easy to do, you should be able to publish an ad in four to five minutes.

Gumtree offers adverts for cars, properties, pets, jobs, lots of household items, freebies and adverts for services.



4) is a community based buy and sell website where you can advertise your items and people can place offers for items for sale. You can a vast range of items for sale on this website from antiques farming items to household items and toys.

Adverts also have a wide range of free stuff available in their free section of the website.

Signing up to the website is simple to use. There are lots of timewasters who ask questions about your items, but you are going to get that with these types of websites.

Adverts is an active website with lots of users and lots of adverts making this site a very good alternative.




Locanto is a popular brand of classifieds website that can be found worldwide. The Irish version is a popular website with lots of adverts on the website. You can post free ads on a variety of categories including classes, events, household items, pets personals and motors.

The Irish site seems to be quite active with lots of people posting adverts on a daily basis and there is also a lot of people posting reviews of sellers on the site. Most of the reviews seem genuine.

This is a good free Irish classifieds website and is well worth trying if you have stuff that you want to sell for free.



2) Adpost

Adpost is a worldwide classifieds website, yet the Irish version is rather popular. If you have stuff for sale, this site is rather easy to navigate and get your items posted on the website. There is also a mobile app version of the website which makes it easy for people to post ads when they are on the go.

There are a range of classifieds including arts/crafts, electronics, pets, motors, jobs, homes and office space adverts. The site is free to use and is a good alternative website to



1) Jaadz

Jaadz is the newest Irish classifieds ads website and best DoneDeal alternative. It takes less than two minutes to sign up and you can have a 100% free ad posted on the website in less than four minutes. There are a wide selection of ads including motors, farm machinery, jobs, business opportunities, electronics for sale, furniture and hobbies.


The site has a simple feel about it and is very easy to use making it one of the best new classifieds websites in Ireland.


If you are looking to sell stuff online or you are looking to buy second hand items, the sites above are great alternatives to using Donedeal.