Clicks on Classifieds

Original: ( launched MSNBC Classifieds ( Monday.

The Web site is offering classified ads in six categories: jobs, real estate, cars, personals, travel and merchandise.

The ads come from high-profile Internet partners such as (, (, eBay Inc. (, Inc. (, LP ( and (

“The classifieds are one area of print news that has not yet made the boundary-free leap to the Internet,” general manager and publisher Charlie Tillinghast said in a prepared statement.

“MSNBC classifieds will let users quickly search the entire Internet community, and not just their own backyards,” he added.