Once you've done that, you've officially joined the craigslist community.Craigslist users act like the site's watchdogs by monitoring the content that gets posted.The Community category on craigslist functions like a community center's bulletin board.
In the next section, we'll learn about craigslist's presence on the Web.
The company does not formally disclose financial or ownership information.
Analysts and commentators have reported varying figures for its annual revenue, ranging from million in 2004, million in 2005, and , there have been no substantive changes to the usefulness, or the non-advertising nature of the site; neither banner ads, nor charges for a few services provided to businesses.
In early 1995, he began an email distribution list to friends.
Most of the early postings were submitted by Newmark and were notices of social events of interest to software and Internet developers living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area. The number of subscribers and postings grew rapidly.