How to add a Lost Item Listing

Please use the following example to add a description for the lost item.

Lost item on Lost Found Stolen websiteAdd a Lost Item Listing to the Lost Found Stolen website

  1. Listing Description
    • Add a DESCRIPTIVE ‘Title’ of the lost item eg, Female Tabby Cat with red collar, Ladies Wallet Oroton black colour
    • Add a ‘Description’ of where the item was lost.
      Please note: Include the Day, Date, Time and Place.
    • Add ‘Keywords’ eg, Lost, SA, Wallet, Ladies, Oroton, Black
  2. Lost Item Listing Category
    • Select a ‘Parent Category’:
      • Animals & Pets
      • Antiques, Art & Collectables
      • Boats & Jets Skis
      • Childrens Goods
      • Electronics
      • Entertainment
      • Home & Garden
      • Personal Items
      • Sporting Goods
      • Trade Tools & Equipment
      • Vehicles
    • Then select a ‘Sub Category’ if applicable.
  3. Listing Attachments
    1. Upload an image from your computer or phone by selecting the browse button and navigating to your photo or image.
      Please note – images uploaded can only be .jpg .gif or .png format and have a maximum 600kb in size.
      To find out how to resize your image please go to ‘Resizing Images‘.
  4. Listing Attributes for Lost Item
    1. The reward field is optional.
    2. Please select the Listing Type – ‘Lost‘ – this is a required field to ensure your listing is found on the website.
    3. Add the ‘Make’ of the lost item.
    4. Add the ‘Model’ of the lost item.
    5. Add the ‘Serial No’ of the lost item.
    6. Add the ‘Colour’ of the lost item.
      Please note: Adding specific details will give your lost item more search availability on the website.
  5. Listing Location
    1. Add the location of where the item was lost by adding the address into the search field and selecting ‘Search’.
    2. It is also possible to select a location by scrolling on the map. Scroll down to zoom out and scroll up to zoom in, then click on the desired location to confirm.