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11 mind-blowing facts about Craigslist, which makes more than $1 billion a year and employs just 50 people

Craigslist is one of the top 20 websites in the US, and generates over $1 billion in revenue. Here are 11 surprising facts about Craigslist.

The 9 biggest scams to avoid when buying a car on Craigslist

Not everyone selling a car on Craigslist has good intentions.
Craig Newmark.

The founder of Craigslist and other donors will ‘reassess’ their support for the Markup following the controversial firing of its editor-i...

Craig Newmark Philanthropies donated $20 million to the Markup last year, but his latest tweet puts its support in question.
Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist.

Meet Craig ‘Craigslist’ Newmark, the self-professed ‘nerd’ who built a $1 billion online listing empire and donated $20 millio...

Craig Newmark started a newsletter in 1995 that grew into Craigslist. Today, a forthcoming company — tech news site The Markup — backed by Newmark is making headlines.
The Markup's former editor-in-chief Julia Angwin, left, its executive director Sue Gardner, and its new editor-in-chief Jeff Larson.

A yet-to-launch tech news site backed by Craigslist’s founder is facing a staff exodus after its renowned editor-in-chief was forced out

The Markup was supposed to launch in July as a publication dedicated to investigating tech companies. Now most of its editorial team has quit.

8 ways to avoid getting scammed when buying a car online

Online car shoppers should always be on the lookout for deals that look too good to be true.
Natalie Bollinger

A man says a 19-year-old woman hired him to kill her on Craigslist, and alleges he tried to change her mind before shooting her

Joseph Lopez told police he had responded to a Craigslist ad titled "I want to put a hit on myself," which he says was created by Natalie Bollinger.

Craigslist founder Craig Newmark says there’s a forgotten weapon in the online information war — and he’s putting his money where hi...

Craigslist founder Craig Newmark says strong local journalism is critical in information war and he is going to put his money where his mouth is.

A sex trafficking bill passed by Congress has forced Craigslist to shut down its personals section

The Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017 (FOSTA) penalizes anyone running a site that facilitates prostitution.

The viral story of a serial squatter who forced a dozen people from their homes holds a sobering lesson for anyone in need of a roommate

New York Magazine published a story that's being billed one of the worst roommate horror stories ever.