How to Launch a Cloud Based Marketplace with Yclas

April 19th, 2022 | 2 min read

Hello OC friends,

Next to our open-source Open Classifies script we also offer Yclas. With Yclas everyone can make a classifieds website without any knowledge in website design. So you don't need to know what PHP is or how you have to make your design using CSS. Yclas is an idea of the Open Classifieds team. We wanted to create a platform that is very user-friendly that enables anyone to create classified websites.

In the following weeks, we will show you how easy it is to create your own classifieds website with a series of "how to's" explaining how to create your marketplace using Yclas. This week the first one, showing you how simple it is to register on and create the basics of your classifieds site.

Step 1 - Register on

Navigate to and register using your email address and a website address of your choice.

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A welcoming email will be sent to you with your login details.

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Step 2 - Choose a plan

On the next page you get after your registration you can choose the plan you prefer. We offer four paid plans, starting from only 15 dollars per month. If you want more advertising space you can choose for our growth or business plan. With the custom plan, you can even get your customized template.

For this example, we will be using the "growth plan", which costs 35 dollars per month. Click on the "14 Days Free Trial!" button.

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Step 3 - Enter your payment details

We will collect your billing information to make sure that the transition of your plan goes smoothly and without any issues. After the trial period ends you will be charged the normal fee of 254.10 dollars. After having filled out your details, you will have full access to all the features and support for FREE. In case you are not happy with it, you can cancel your subscription at any time.

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Step 4 - Enjoy your just created classifieds site

After a successful payment, you will be directed to the "My Sites" page, where you will find your just created classifieds website. As you can see, your website is already live immediately and you start using it directly.

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When you click on the "panel" button you will go to the admin panel of your website, where you can start customizing your website.

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When clicking on the "Go to my website" link, you will be forwarded to your live website.

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As you have seen from this "How to", it is very easy to start your own classifieds website using Yclas. Within a moment you have your basic website and you can start putting content on it. Don't hesitate and start making money today!

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