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MR

Removal of Screening Questions (with DJ example)

Just saw that many screening questions were removed. As I read them, many seem to be critcal questions to be asked to filter to the right pros.I will pick on DJs:The questions removed are:1. Do you pr...
by MR Level 10 in How Thumbtack works 38 seconds ago
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GreyBugPhoto

I want to get into photography but have no money, no equipment, and no experience. How do I start?

I want to get into photography but have no money, no equipment, and no experience. How do I start?Aspiring photographers will often say that want to take up photography but don’t have the experience o...
by GreyBugPhoto Level 5 2 hours ago
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mrs

You need an active service first. ????

You need an active service first.  This is the new message I see when I look at "show all pros as customer" from the "veiw your competion menu"  Am I having an issue or is this a new "feature" or is m...
by mrs Level 6 in How Thumbtack works yesterday
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PG1

Promoting on Thumbtack

I tried to quote, but Thumbtack wouldn't let me until I established a "Budget" with their min dollar for weekly leads.  I do not want Thumbtack sending out my leads.  How to quote without establishing...
by PG1 Level 1 yesterday
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LydiaH

How to use Thumbtack’s online Community

Hi pros! You’re probably reading this post because you just joined our online Community (even if you’ve been a pro on Thumbtack for some time). Or maybe you’ve been on the Community for a while and yo...
by Community Manager LydiaH Community Manager in How Thumbtack works yesterday
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StoriesUpSTL

Pros hiring Pros

I'm not sure if people in other industries have this issue, but for me in Video Production...I'll post a job looking for a production assisant for a corporate video shoot.  I'm usually paying $160-$20...
by StoriesUpSTL Level 7 yesterday
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StoriesUpSTL

I want to give Thumbtack more of my money...but...

Customers are NOT seeing manually sent messages by Pros.  If you aren't contacted directly by the customer (via Promote or a profile that catches their eye) and you send them a quote/message, that mes...
by StoriesUpSTL Level 7 in How Thumbtack works Monday
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MR

Community Board Response Trends

Obviously the overall sentiment on these boards of late has been troubleing as there are many concerned pros these days. I have noticed a recent trend that most of the difficult questions and comments...
by MR Level 10 Monday
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cgema

Can we edit base pricing?

This just simply doesn’t work for me and my photography business. Potential clients are seeing “digital proofs” and think that means the digitals are included. I’m spending money on leads because my b...
by cgema Level 6 in Getting started Monday
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yourhouse

Lead Phone Numbers

When I pay top dollar for a lead I expect to be able to contact the person, where is the contact info? Contacting the lead via your website does not work, I am paying for the lead, I want contact info...
by yourhouse Level 5 Monday
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