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100,000 Listings on sella

This morning we hit another milestone.  We now have over 100,000 listings!

Over 100,000 Listings on sella

What a good start to the week!
Be sure to take a peek at the latest listings and get in first or look at the listings about to close and you might pick up a bargain.

Don’t forget to register to bid, buy or sell your items for free!

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New browse menu

The developers are kept on their toes here at sella, continually rolling out new features and functionality. Some of the highlights released early this morning are:

Improved top search bar, with added browsing functionality
“Suggest a similar item link” for expired listings, helping buyers find your listings through Google and other search engines.
New and improved pages in our Help section.
Improvements to post sale results lists as requested by users.
Agent Details, Email & Google Maps have been added to Property Listings.
Plus over 100 [...]

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Loud Shirt Day is this Friday the 18th of September. It’s an annual fundraising appeal for The Hearing House who help give deaf children a voice. On Loud Shirt Day throw away your usual dress rules and step out in your loudest, brightest shirts.

If your wardrobe is more of the quiet type then browse through mens shirts or womans tops on sella.

Check out www.loudshirtday.co.nz for more details (including certificates for the loudest shirt and photos from previous years) and have [...]

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There were some good comments on our last Traffic post with ways we could advertise the site. Well today we’ve gone ahead and put a full page ad in The New Zealand Herald.

You can see it on page B4 of the paper or click here to see the one we’ve got on the wall at sella HQ.

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Check out this fun auction to sponsor a team of special angels participating in the Cure Kids $10 Queenstown Challenge. At sella we think this is a great cause worth supporting.

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After Telethon and our last Growth, Growth and more Growth!! post sella is really kicking into top gear. We finished August with 359,000 unique users making us the 19th most popular site in New Zealand according to Nielsen Online – the first time we’ve cracked the top 20!

We’ve got over 100,000 members on sella now and most exciting for us is how you’re all really engaging with the site. Pageviews doubled in August to almost 6 million and the number [...]

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Lamborghini Murcielago

Father’s Day is this Sunday the 6th of September and there are some great bargains for dad this week on sella.

If your dad’s a petrol head how about a 540 horsepower ride in a Lamborghini Murcielago V12 Supercar? The rides in Whitianga so why not buy a GPS and radar detector as well for the drive home (just in case).

Spring is a great time to head outdoors and get ready for summer with bbq accessories and garden tools. Perhaps dad [...]

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8. Diy Presidential Haircut

Every now and then we get some interesting once in a lifetime items on sella. Spotted last week, a fine piece of John F Kennedy’s hair and all the supporting documents.  This could be your chance to grab a piece of extremely rare and collectable piece of history.

Top 10 things you can do with JFK’s hair

8. DIY Presidential Haircut

Paris Hiltons next lot of hair extensions
Send to Mythbusters for testing if hair is flammable
Use the DNA contained in the hair [...]

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Ever thought of running the length of New Zealand? Sergeant Alexander McKenzie has already done the equivalent of this four times in 2009, and he has no plans to stop just yet.

McKenzie has already run more than 7000 kilometres this year as he trains to be one of the first New Zealand representatives at the 24 Hour Ultra Distance Commonwealth Running Championships

McKenzie is one of only three athletes, and the only male, who has been picked to represent New Zealand [...]

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Following on from the telethon sella.co.nz has been growing like crazy.  Traffic has grown 50% week on week to over 105,000 users each week.  We are on track to have 350,000 users this month!  up from 260,000 in July.

Total listings on the site crept over 90,000 this morning which is huge – getting closer to the magical 100,000 mark.

The best part is that our number of bids and items sold are well over 300% growth over our previous weeks which [...]

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