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if you post an ad on Craiglist and you sold your item while it was still on craigslist and got other responses....

do you think its necessary to reply back to those responses with a "sorry its sold"...?

i do. i hate it when people ignore me cause i really would like to know if its unavailable!

 
americansugar80

Asked by americansugar80 at 11:35 AM on Jul. 7, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • I do too cause i hate when your really want something and you send them a messege and they dont reply it drives me crazy!
    giovannismom19

    Answer by giovannismom19 at 11:38 AM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • If I have a definate sold, the first thing I do is take down the ad. If I have gotten other responses before I managed to get the ad down, I do send an email that says something to the effect of "thanks for your interest, but the item has been sold".
    mom2aspclboy

    Answer by mom2aspclboy at 11:38 AM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • It's the polite thing to do to reply.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 11:39 AM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • Yes, I always reply back and tell them it's sold, even if I already deleted the ad. I just think it's common courtesy.
    vicesix

    Answer by vicesix at 11:54 AM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • The polite thing to do is to take your ad down!
    But I do reply to people if I haven't gotten around to taking it down yet.
    FatGirl239

    Answer by FatGirl239 at 11:36 AM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • I might hit then up with a " thanx for the interest, but..." HOWEVER most of the time Im so focused with the item and transaction that I dont respond to others.
    sugahmamma

    Answer by sugahmamma at 11:37 AM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • I always just delete the ad.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 11:38 AM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • yeah, because they might keep asking you about it.
    CAGirl4

    Answer by CAGirl4 at 11:41 AM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • im talking about even after the ad is deleted and you still got some responses
    americansugar80

    Comment by americansugar80 (original poster) at 11:43 AM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • If the ad is already deleted, yes.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 11:45 AM on Jul. 7, 2010