O'Reilly logo

craigslist 4 Everyone by Sherry Kinkoph Gunter, Jenna Lloyd

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

2 Welcome to the Neighborhood

Because craigslist was originally created to connect the folks in San Francisco, until recently its home page was the Bay Area site. With virtual communities in all 50 states and more than 560 cities worldwide, however, on your first visit you’ll find yourself on the sites page (www.craigslist.org/about/sites.html), which has links to all the community home pages (see Figure 2.1). On the craigslist sites page, click the location nearest you. If you then choose a state or country, you’ll be able to select from a list of communities in that region. Later in this chapter you’ll learn how to set the default to your own hometown when you open an account.

At first glance, the craigslist home page might look as though ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required