Make your craigslist ad something somebody wants, first of all! Take the example below for example, which I’m sure has to appeal to someone out there. But, notice the interesting expression and truth behind it, regardless of how vulgar, annoying, funny, or insulting you find it.
Even if the author of that ad was doing it for personal entertainment purposes, you got to admit, it’s still funny, and there is SOMETHING we can learn from it. The lesson learned is:
If anything, a blunt capturing ad, goes a long way in advertising.