New hyperlocal-social-mobile classified site launches today in Canada by Brian Blum in Marketplace 29 Jan 2013 A new hyperlocal classified site with deep hooks into social, mobile, payment technologies and even gamification is launching this morning in Canada. Dubbed “Diggit” (note: the URL is diggit.ca, not .com), the site was founded by Tish Hill and Jody Epp, two ex-UsedEverywhere executives, and like that Canadian community marketplace site, Diggit is similarly focused on small markets: areas with popuThis article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share MobileSocial Brian Blum Brian Blum covers the U.S., Canada and Israel for Classified Intelligence Report, and contributes to our special reports and research projects. Originally from San Francisco and now based in Jerusalem, he has been with the AIM Group since 2004. He is the president of Blum Interactive Media, specializing in writing and multimedia content development for online, print, video and audio. His clients include newspapers, universities and non-profits. He is currently working on a book about the billion-dollar bankruptcy of a once high-flying Israeli startup.