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topic id 32384: Private Chef/Catering Pricing
topic id 26197: Paying twice for the same lead
topic id 25265: Pricing
topic id 24883: The purpose of promotion and set your budget in advance
topic id 22503: Leads
topic id 22064: Questionable leads
topic id 14288: Declined "Leads" charged
topic id 19454: Marketing Executive From Thumbtack Chooses Promoted Lead, Then Radio Silence
topic id 18206: New Model?
topic id 100: Is quick reply worthy of charge?
DustiO

Inspiration - Tell us your story.

The most amazing part of my job? The stories I hear of other pros who have overcome great odds to find success. I started my cake business after my husband was diagnosed with a brain tumor, and I real...
by Community Manager DustiO Community Manager a month ago
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HansenJC

What price does the customer see?

On more than one occasion I have received Leads where the customers apparently did not know the price. They asked me the price in a message. One customer ghosted me, and the most recent customer enter...
by HansenJC Level 10 09-13-2019
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HansenJC

Step By Step Instructions for using the Android App.

While using the Thumbtack Help file, what search terms would I use to lear more about how to use the Android App as a Pro. I am looking for step by step instructions for every feature.
by HansenJC Level 10 09-12-2019
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HansenJC

How can I audit my response time for specific job posts?

This morning I was out on a job. I received two messages that looked like leads, and I had my Android Phone. I declined both of them from my phone.I went back to work feeling that I had responded with...
by HansenJC Level 10 09-10-2019
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MR

Requesting a Review Months After Initial Connection

I have a question regarding review requests that may have been answered but I am still unclear on.Most of my "projects" aka cases, last 3-12 months... many towards the 12 month side of the range. I re...
by MR Level 10 09-10-2019
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HansenJC

Sorry John (See Screen Shot)

Sorry JohnThese are the customer's words. They never received a notification that I sent a quote. No text message, no email. This is about how Thumbtack treats the customer.
by HansenJC Level 10 07-29-2019
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MGR1

Where do freelancers work from?

Hey all -- curious to hear about where all the freelancers on Thumbtack in creative or software industries work from? Is it mostly coffee shops like Starbucks, or just from your home? I feel like home...
by MGR1 Level 4 07-12-2019
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HansenJC

Roadblocks To The Community

When I am working in my Thumbtack dashboard (where else would a Pro be when he is trying to use Thumbtack?), I at times would like to pop into the community and perhaps even stop by the water cooler. ...
by HansenJC Level 10 06-28-2019
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2PartyPlan

Party Planning

I'm been planning party's on small scales...than upgrade to larger jobs wedding graduation badyshowers and more.....looking to do what really makes me happy....my daughter and I have set out to make e...
by 2PartyPlan Level 2 06-17-2019
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HansenJC

How may we as a Pro test the functionality of TT when used as a Job Poster?

There is very little knowledge of what the Job Poster experiences that the Pros can use to our benefit.How can we as Pros assume the role of a Job Poster to test the TT functionality without costing o...
by HansenJC Level 10 05-21-2019
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HansenJC

Where in the TT Community is the ideal place for suggestions?

I spend time at the Water Cooler and there are a wide range of topics discussed. We are now being asked to resubmit our suggestions.Is the Water Cooler the right place for Suggestions?"For New Pros" a...
by HansenJC Level 10 05-17-2019
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