The service also has expanded with an IRL event, Speed Roomating, in New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles to connect a community of people looking for a housemate, making it faster and easier than ever to find someone to share your space with. The group is for actors so the housing offered tends to be short-term sublets or temporary rentals, as actors book tours are looking for people to finish out their lease. But with over k subscribers, Ghostlight Housing can be a great way to find a place to stay, especially as you look to get your footing when you move to a new city.
Roomster is a home-sharing website that was founded in with a simple mission: The site allows home owners to post listings of their space, and then allows users to sort through them, filtering out whether they're looking for a room, an entire place, a roommate, or a tenant.
The site also allows users to connect their social accounts to their Roomster profiles so that you can better verify that your potential roommate is actually who they say they are. It is astounding what you can buy and sell on Craigslist. But if you're looking for alternative platforms for peer-to-peer purchases, be sure to check out: That could be because it's super easy to list items on eBay.
To sell something eBay, just enter the category of item that you'd like to get rid of, and eBay will list similar items to yours, allow you to set the condition of your item, and then the platform will send pricing recommendations. The site also boasts a "best offer" feature, which allows users to place a bid for an item other than the listed price.
For shoppers, that means a greater ability to negotiate bargains for goods and for sellers, that means its easier than ever to get cash for an item you're trying to get rid of. With Amazon making it easier and easier to buy things you can now buy stuff with the push of a button , after all , it's easy to forget that the digital commerce site also lets you sell things too. For anybody who is looking to sell stuff on Amazon, the platform has two subscription plans — professional and individual.
That means whether you're a small business or just looking for some extra cash by getting rid of some of the junk you have lying around, Amazon can be the perfect tool to find a new marketplace to sell stuff.
The joy of Craigslist's list "for sale" section was that almost anybody could post or respond to a listing. The downside is that almost anybody could post or respond to a listing For anybody looking for a little extra security, meet Facebook Marketplace. The tool allows Facebook users to buy and or sell items in their neighborhood. But the perk of Facebook Marketplace is that it connects to your Facebook profile and displays data that you've made public on the platform, which the platform hopes will make it easier to avoid spam and fishing.
Know where and how to search, and Craigslist can be a job hunters go-to career board. With everything from writing gigs to medical opportunities, Craigslist hosted a bevy of job listings. But for anybody looking for an alternative, make sure to check out: He passed that idea along to one of his former employees who then created Glassdoor. The company is great for job searching because, in addition to listing job openings, the site allows you to also filter through reviews, giving you a better sense of what the company culture of the job you're looking into is like, what salary range should you be asking for, and if the current employees are happy there.
All helpful information for anyone trying to find a new gig. Since it debuted in , TaskRabbit has become almost synonymous with the phrase "gig economy. To match people with jobs, TaskRabbit does two things. First, it allows job searchers, which they call "Taskers," to make a profile which lists their hourly rate. On 22 March , am American law with good intentions, but ridiculously ill-considered overreach, came into effect.
It makes service providers potentially liable when folks use online personals sites for nefarious porpoises. So Craigslist et al decided to simply shut it down. Any tool or service can be misused. Because Americans, as a rule, don't understand the notion of 'other countries', our baby gets chucked out with their bathwater.
The sites have no one but themselves to blame. They turned a blind eye to people posting ads for literally children sex slaves. If they had done better at self regulating it would never have got to this. They shit themselves over the new US legislation which holds the web site operators responsible for all content, rather than the poster of said content.
Supposedly, this is to stop slavery and sex trafficking. In reality, it's fucked almost every web site in existence which offers adult services in any way, shape or form.
There is new legislation in the USA that makes websites liable for sex trafficking that was taking place in their personals section. Reddit banned the advertisement of sex work a month ago. Seems to be more details in this thread. Reddit are working towards IPO, they've been making a point of axing more controversial subs. One sub that contains footage of people dying almost got shutdown as well.
So the Americans want to tell everyone what they can and cant do in the privacy of their own space, so everyone has to bear the consequences. When will the busybodies actually deal with an issue if there is one rather than take the -just shut everything down -its so much easier approach???
Apart from the obvious apps can anyone suggest where we all look now??? The guys on CL must be posting somewhere?? Its the most like CL buts its new and they are still building but getting regular posts up around melbs.
Same in your city. There's nothing shady about out, unless you're some kind of puritanical wowser from the 50s. Men meet men for sex in a variety of ways, just like str8 dudes do to meet women. The internet and sites like CL have given some guys options that didn't exist before. Like any site some dudes were "shady" but a lot of men, including young guys looking to explore their sexuality , found it a useful place to start talking to people.