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As we all know by now, Facebook is the new black. It's the social network by which other social networks are judged -- even MySpace, which it may already have eclipsed in terms of page views, if not users. So when it launches something it's definitely worth paying attention, especially when it is something like…

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It was a few days ago now, but the New York Times' DealBook blog had a great little item about Craigslist CEO Jim Buckmaster meeting with Wall Street types at the UBS global media conference. Naturally, the analysts wanted to hear a bit about the gazillions of page views that Craigslist gets, and how it…

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Here's a Web 2.0 story for you: I got an email pitch from a guy named Kevin the other day, letting me know about the Web-based classified ad service that he and his buddy Chad put together in their spare time. Called Listifieds.com, it's based in the thriving metropolis of Bowling Green, Kentucky (which I…

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Thinking about how much money Craigslist could potentially make -- if it wanted to -- still boggles the mind. I came across a little item from Bloomberg about Craigslist adding fees in four more major cities: $25 for professional job listings in Boston, San Diego, Seattle and Washington. And what is that expected to do…

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Online-classified service Craigslist.com is extremely popular, with close to 9 million unique visitors in September according to some estimates. So how much is it worth? (figuring out how much various Web services are worth seems to have become a new sport). Based on Om Malik's rough rule of thumb from recent deals for companies such…

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