Jul 11, 200602:15 PMThe Life
craigslist - Palm Springs
Jul 11, 2006 - 02:15 PMQ: What is craigslist?
A: Local community classifieds and forums - a place to find jobs, housing, goods & services, social activities, a girlfriend or boyfriend, advice, community information, and just about anything else -- all for free, and in a relatively non-commercial environment.
Q: How did craigslist get started?
A: In early 1995, by Craig Newmark, in San Francisco, California. A little more history is here.
"Using a common sense, down-to-earth approach, craigslist strives to make the 'net more personal and authentic, while advocating social responsibility through the promotion of small, non-profit organizations."
Q: How many classified ads does craigslist receive?
A: More than 10 million per month.
Q: How many new job listings does craigslist receive?
A: More than 500,000 each month.
Q: How many craigslist sites are there, and where are they?
A: There are now over 300 craigslist sites in all 50 US states, and over 50 countries.
Q: When did the craigslist site for Palm Springs first appear?
A: January, 2006.
Q: Where can I watch a sample of the 24 Hours on craigslist documentary film?
A: Right here.