A competitive alternative to local classifieds has finally arrived! Launched in 2017, DakotaBuddy.com is North Dakota’s new choice for FREE online classifieds.

DakotaBuddy differentiates itself through its user-friendly, content-centered, and results-oriented approach. Listings are free for all users, regardless of content or organization type, and optimized for high frequency and exposure.

DakotaBuddy is locally owned and operated by Hoffman Creations, who has operated Bismarck-Mandan’s community-focused hyper-local website BisManCafe.com since 2007.

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  • A single, responsive website optimized for all devices
  • Optimized for high frequency and exposure
  • FREE media-rich listings regardless of content or organization type
  • The first true statewide classifieds website, with location-based filtering options
  • Fixed content bar with listing information always at a user’s fingertips, including price and a contact link
  • Compliant with specific industry advertising regulations, including EHO logo and real estate broker contact fields
  • No account required, with optional account options available for advanced listing features