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leahgoetzel

Client Available Dates Inaccurate yet still Instant Matched

I've been instant matched a lot lately with customers putting the wrong dates for their events or photoshoots. What happens is I go through and block off my availability calendar religiously so I'm no...
by leahgoetzel Level 5 in Pricing, payments & refunds 4 hours ago
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Implumbus

Thumbtack

So I've been with thumbtack for years,. Was a top pro, then thumbtack changed their top pro status, now I am not prepaying, or signing up to pre pay leads and I'm not even on a list of plumbers, when ...
by Implumbus Level 4 yesterday
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HTHChefJ

Winter vs Summer Openings

Is it possible to make another option on our preferences to select accepting jobs for the summer only vs the winter? Here in CO I would love to pick up summer weddings out in the mountains but I don't...
by HTHChefJ Level 5 in Find more jobs Tuesday
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HansenJC

I Want To Turn Targeting Off

I am unable to turn Targeting off..... without lying about the reason I want to turn it off. And if my reason is not shown in the many choices, I am not allowed to leave this area of the Thumbtack sof...
by HansenJC Level 10 Tuesday
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ReeseTee

Payment options

This is more of a courtesy for other Pro's.  If it was announced, I definitely missed it.  And the feedback I'm getting in the private Facebook group... so did some other Pro's.So.... Thumbtack has in...
by ReeseTee Level 8 in Pricing, payments & refunds Monday
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ReeseTee

Unfair and discriminatory.

Understanding why so many Pro's are angry:The selective offering of a 50% discount for advance purchase of credit dollars is unfair and discriminatory.The amount is not always the same. Some Pro's get...
by ReeseTee Level 8 Saturday
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garrinevan

Sending quotes and rarely hear back / Examples of Winning Estimates?

I'm a photographer who often quotes jobs for headshots. I'm trying to better understand what a winning estimate looks like.Those of you who have been using Thumbtack for awhile, I would appreciate if ...
by garrinevan Level 4 in Get hired Saturday
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loraleew

Thoughts on Thumbtack as a music teacher

Thumbtack has been a huge help to me and I would not be able to be running my own home music studio without it! Just wanted to share some thoughts on the system and what's not really working for me as...
by loraleew Level 4 Friday
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MR

Direct vs opportunity leads

I realize this may be a function of my areas of work and not all service areas will see the same results, but I have noticed that the quality of leads tends to be better when I turn targeting off and ...
by MR Level 11 in Manage your jobs Thursday
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wojocad

Getting Leads I Don't Want...

I set my account up to receive leads for Architectural Services, 3D Modeling, and Animations.  Most of the leads that I get are for Illustrations.  Is there some way to filter out the Illustrations le...
by wojocad Level 4 Thursday
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