U.K. classifieds traffic up 15 percent
25 May 2009
Hitwise figures show traffic to U.K. classifieds sites increased by 15 percent over the last 12 months, which Hitwise analysts suggest is due to consumers responding to the economic downturn by selling off second-hand goods.
Online classifieds in the U.K. were not doing quite as well as in the U.S., where classified sites have seen traffic rise up to 84 percent. But U.K. sites such