How can I upgrade my ad?

Upgrading your ad is a great way to increase exposure to help sell your car faster. carsales offers members the choice to upgrade their ads to Standard, Premium or Ultimate listings.


Standard Ad Package 

  • Appear in search results 
  • Receive weekly email with ad stats, hints and tips 

Premium Ad Package 

  • Appear higher in the search results 
  • Receive weekly email with ad stats, hints and tips 

Ultimate Ad Package 

  • Appear highest in the search results  
  • Receive weekly email with ad stats, hints and tips 
  • Share a Vehicle History Report with buyers 
  • Be on top of your category for 30 days 
  • Virtual phone number for added security 

To upgrade your ad, 
Sign in to your account, visit your Manage Ad page and then click 'Improve your ad'




To upgrade your carsales ad on desktop 

  1. Sign in to your carsales account or hover the mouse over your name in the top right corner to make the drop-down list appear - as displayed below. 
  2. Click on the Manage Ads option from the drop-down list. 

  3. Your ads will now be displayed. Click on Manage ad for the ad you would like to update.
  4. Click on Enhancements from the three tabs and scroll down and select from the available upgrade options Premium or Ultimate. 
  5. Next, click the Purchase button and enter your payment details and your upgrade will be processed. 




To upgrade your carsales ad on the carsales App 

Note: Sellers can only select the Showcase upgrade on the carsales app. Premium and Ultimate upgrades are not available on App and will need to be purchased via desktop or mobi.  



Related articles: 

I've logged in but I can't see my ads?
How can I 'showcase' my ad? 
Ways you can improve your Ad Performance 

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