Violate Craigslist TOS, pay up to $25k

20 Aug 2014

While the financial cost of violating Craigslist posting violations has been built into the classified behemoth’s written policies for a few months, most folks hadn’t taken notice. So, as reported by GigaOm, Craigslist just increased its visibility.  GigaOm assumes, as do we, that the measurements are intended primarily to warn off “robots, spiders, scripts, scrapers,

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Sharon Hill

Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.