Tech Brings Back Tradition To Appalachia: Offers Free Classifieds Service to Overlooked Local Areas in Appalachia

Share Article, the Internet-based Online Classifieds site, allows local communities to sell and buy items that are tailored to their local needs. This service is offered at NO cost to buyers and sellers in an effort to make goods and services available to underserved communities in rural North Carolina and West Virginia. [ , a service provided by Country Swap Meet LLC, is offering a free classifieds website for Appalachian regions in North Carolina and West Virginia. We are focused on providing more socially responsible and highly reputable classified ad services that will enhance the lives of our customers by focusing on categories they really care about.

“Growing up in the foothills of North Carolina, I fondly remember going to flea markets and cattle sales, where I found everything from baseball cards to second-hand clothing at large discounts,” says Ben Beshears, co-founder of " will bring this tradition of personally exchanging unique and relevant merchandise into today’s information age. Folks living in under-served rural areas will appreciate the ease of this online vehicle to buy and sale their wares.”

The development team behind plans an online community flea market that will effectively reach its targeted geographic market without cost to its users. “We’re not just about competing with online classified services. We want to be the alternative to hard copy classifieds in local papers and publications as well. For example, if you live in Wilkesboro and you’re looking to sell old baby nursery furniture, why not market (for free) to everyone in Forsyth, Yadkin, Watauga, Ashe County, along with every other county within driving distance?”

In summary, is local in its marketing approach while allowing sellers instantaneous access to a broader customer base. The website is currently focused on communities such as the North Carolina Yadkin Valley and West Virginia Greenbrier Valley with future plans for serving additional communities in Appalachia.

About Country Swap Meet LLC:
Based in North Carolina, Country Swap Meet LLC was founded to bring innovative internet applications to the public. For more information, please visit

Contact: Ben Beshears | Email: BBeshears(at)countryswapmeet(dot)com |
Inquiries: 877.646.8669 | Office: 304.358.0789| Category: technology

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