Founding History of Craigslist

Founded by Craig Newmark.

Started design and development work in January 1995.

Launched in January 1995.

Purchased the craigslist.org domain name in September 1997.

Incorporated as Craigslist Inc. in October 2004.

Headquartered in San Francisco, USA.

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Year 1 of Craigslist

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Version 1 of Craigslist (Newsletter)

JAN 1995

Stats of Craigslist

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Extras of Craigslist

2018 APR Founder of Craigslist

2018 NOV Craig Newmark grew Craigslist w/customer service & no VC