Funding Received
$13.5 Million in 1 Round from 1 Investor
Most Recent Funding
$13.5 Million on August 14, 2004 / Undisclosed Round
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Description:
Craigslist is a classified advertisements website for jobs, personals, for sale and wanted items, services, résumés and discussion forums.
Founders:
Craig Newmark
Categories:
Curated Web
Website:
http://www.craigslist.org

Company Details

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Founded:
March, 1995
Employees:
9 in CrunchBase

Craigslist is a supremely popular listings site. Craigslist was founded by Craig Newmark in March 1995 as an email list site for San Francisco and Bay Area events. In June 2000, it added its second city, Boston, and then expanded to the major metropolitan cities in August 2000. As of July 2014, Craiglist covers more than 700 local sites in 70 countries.

Craiglist.org — note the .org domain suffix — is interesting in that it serves no ads and stresses a non-corporate culture. It has only 40-some employees, all based in San Francisco, and makes money off job ads in 10 cities, as well as brokered apartment listings in NYC.

Current Team (9)

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Past Team (3)

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Funding Rounds (1) - $13.5M

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Products (1)

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    Craigslist Classifieds

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    1381 9th Ave

    San Francisco, CA

    USA

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