eClassifieds Help Page

Web Ads

  • Web ads run for a duration of 60 days
  • Web ads include up to 1000 characters of text

Print Ads

  • Print ads run in the next issue in our production schedule and consecutive issues thereafter, if additional issues are purchased.
  • Print ads include 180 characters of text, additional blocks of 250 characters may be purchased up to a maximum of 1000 characters. Please note, total character count includes all spaces and punctuations.


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Frequently Asked Questions


  1. Q: Can I edit my ad after placement?

    A: Web ads can be edited at any time during the life of the ad. Print ads can not be edited after placing, except at renewal.

  2. Q: Do I have to pay by credit card?

    A: Our payment process is secure and encrypted for your security; if you wish to pay by check instead you may do so.
    Make Check Payable to:
    MPA Media
    3080 S Harbor
    Santa Ana, CA 92704

  3. Q: Can I add photos to my ad?

    A: Web ads include two photos with captions. They must be in JPEG or GIF format. Print ads do not include photos.

  4. Q: If I purchase four issues when placing a print ad, but my ad sells after two issues, can I cancel the remaining two issues and get a refund?

    A: Once an ad is placed in the system, it is nonrefundable.

  5. Q: What do the numbers after each category or state in the search and browse menus mean?

    A: These numbers represent the number of ads in each category or state.

  6. Q: Can I add photos, borders or other features to my print ad?

    A: For information on adding graphics, formatting and other special features to your classified ad, please call us at 800-324-7758 or contact us via e-mail at classifieds@mpamedia.com.
  7. Q: If my question is not anwered on this page, who can I contact for more help?

    A: If you still have questions, please contact our classifieds department at 800-324-7758 or classifieds@mpamedia.com