In January 2009, I became the new-kid-on-the-Gumtree-block when I signed up as Managing Director & General Manager. To say that I was excited about joining was an understatement – Gumtree is UK’s largest and most vibrant classifieds community, and every …
At 10.31 this morning, a member of the Gumtree community in Manchester posted an ad looking for work, not knowing that he would become a part of Gumtree history!
Dan (as he gives his name in the ad) posted our …
We’d like to warn you about a text message scam currently targeting Gumtree users. If you’ve posted an ad on Gumtree and have been sent an email asking you to send a text to 60999 to confirm a posting, PLEASE DO NOT RESPOND TO THESE EMAILS.
Ahoy me maties. Talk Like a Pirate Day this year may be over, but the pirate-loving continues. What are the chances that we have not one, but TWO pirate-related listings at the moment?
Jim’s bought a camper van. See Part 1 of this cartoon.
You won’t become the next Masterchef by sitting in front of your telly and watching all the foodie programmes. What you need is experience in the hospitality industry, and we’re really glad to see some of London’s top names like Gordon Ramsay, The Ivy and The Wolseley recruiting talent from Gumtree.
While going through our numbers recently, we were pleasantly surprised to find out that the number of used car sales have increased by 143% over the last year on Gumtree. In fact, if our calculations aren’t wrong, we’re the UK’s number 1 site for peer-to-peer car sales.
Jim’s been bitten by the shopping bug. Look out for part 2 next weekend!
What are you doing this Halloween? Apparently Michael Jackson tributes are tipped to be this year’s big Halloween theme, so expect to see plenty of Thriller-style zombies and one-gloved moonwalkers out on the night of the 31st.
We know there are a nervous few out there who’d like to dive into the wonderful world of Gumtree, but don’t quite know how to go about it. That’s why we’ve put together a page to lead you Gummies in gently.