From the category archives:

Craigslist

From Mark Potts, who blogs at Recovering Journalist, comes a fantastic collection of quotes from the CEO of CareerBuilder, the job-listings site that is co-owned by a number of newspaper chains including McClatchy (the quotes come from a synopsis of the CEO's comments at PaidContent). I know that CEOs are paid to talk tough and…

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I guess I'm just an old softie at heart, but for some reason this post by Joey "Accordion Guy" deVilla really brought a smile to my face -- and almost a tear to my eye as well (don't tell anyone). It's about how Joey's significant other, the Ginger Ninja, was looking through craigslist and came…

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If you attended mesh 2007 a week or so ago, the keynote conversation between my friend and fellow mesh organizer Mark Evans and craigslist CEO Jim Buckmaster was likely on your list of highlights -- I know it was for me, and I think it probably was for Mark too. I wrote an earlier post…
An interesting development at craigslist -- in light of the debate that Tony "Deep Jive Interests" Hung and I have been having over the value of the site, and whether Craig and CEO Jim Buckmaster are making the most of the service -- is a move by Craig to block a photo service called Listpic,…

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In a recent post, my friend Tony Hung of Deep Jive Interests has taken an audio interview that David "Everything is Miscellanous" Weinberger did with Craig Newmark of craigslist.org and concluded that Craig was essentially just in the right place at the right time and lucked into what has become one of the most successful…

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