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2015 in Review: Thank you Canada for 10 Great Years!

In 2015, we turned 10, and did some good, helping Canadians everywhere to fulfill so many wild desires, from buying a new tractor to finding a new buddy to help brave shopping at IKEA. It was a big year for you, our users, too. Nearly half of all Canadians used Kijiji on a monthly basis last year, and you averaged hundreds of thousands of searches each month. With new ads posting every couple of seconds, you’ve helped make us a one-stop source for everything from buying BMWs to finding friends for Sunday dinner. In 2015, Kijiji helped you find useful stuff like mobile homes, and became a market for some very…interesting art (Stephen Harper reclining nude, anyone?).   We did… read more

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New Categories in Pets (& Elsewhere)

As of this week, we have added 3 new categories in our pets section. No longer will ferrets, rabbits, and gerbils be intermingled with fish for sale and snakes; Fish, Reptiles & Amphibians, and Small Animals each have their own devoted categories. As with our other pet sections, you will have the ability to refine results to only show ads from shelters, breeders, or private individuals looking to rehome, depending on your preferences. When looking to bring a new pet into your family, most people have very specific requirements on what type of animal based on what type of pet would fit into their lives (as well they should). With these changes, it will be easier to connect with communities… read more

10 years of Kijiji = 10 months of great prizes!

10 Years of Kijiji = 10 Months of Giveaways!

We have had such a great 10 years, we decided that for our birthday celebration, we will give gifts to our fans and users who have helped grow Kijiji to what it is today! Every month for the next 10 months, we will be giving away an item from our awesome prize list. The type of item will inform where you have to post your ad, so for example, in April we are giving away a video baby monitor, and our contest category for the month is baby items. Post an ad in baby items and submit it in the entry form at kijijity.kijiji.ca to enter. Things to know: This contest is open to ALL residents of Canada who have… read more

Save Money This Holiday Season with a Kijiji Christmas

Do you want to save some serious coin on your Christmas celebrations this year? Kijiji has gifts for every taste and shopping list, from high end goods to vintage treasures to baby toys. Keith Mullins (@Keithmullins on Twitter) of Cape Breton, NS wrote a song about saving big on Christmas celebrations through shopping on his local Kijiji. We’re big fans! Want to sing along?

7 Tips for Buying a New Car

In July we published a post about the 10 questions to ask when buying a used car. But what do you need to consider when looking for a new car? Check out the infographic for the 7 useful tips for new car buyers in Canada!