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One of my oldest childhood friends, for example, posted a Craigslist ad back in the mid-2000s and met her husband. But answer the wrong ad, and there’s a risk of being raped, murdered or falling into a sex-trafficking ring.As these ads go offline, we spoke to a 25-year-old man in New York who used Craigslist’s personal ads — specifically the casual encounters section — as a way of finding casual sex in his early 20s.She provides training, keynotes and counsel to a variety of industries, businesses and associations and is a former Vice President of Marketing and Education of Lincoln Property Company.She is affiliated with numerous business and professional organizations including the National Speakers Association where she holds the prestigious designation of Certified Speaking Professional.Craiglist’s personal ads have been around since 1995, the early days of online dating, when looking for love on the Internet was heavy with stigma.In the two decades since, that stigma has lessened; 15 percent of adults report that they’ve used online dating sites or apps.
So to see this disappear has me bummed out for no rational reason at all.He spoke to us on condition of anonymity, because, well, that’s what Craigslist personals were all about. Unlike dating apps that often require being linked to a social media account, on Craigslist you could be nameless and Facebook-less.