I am having the exact same problem... Possible clients will click on me for more information because I'm promoting and it says my price is $200 per an hour. What it fails to say is I have a 6 hour minimum for most weddings. It's not giving me a way to say hey this is my minimum wedding package. So say someone is a 2 hour drive from me and they want a videographer or photographer for one hour they are expecting it to only cost $200. First of all I'm not driving 2 hours for only $200! I might consider the job if it's down the road from me less with than a 30 minute drive and it's next week and I have nothing on my schedule, but if they are trying to book me 6 months out for a Saturday than I don't want that lead either. And because I'm promoting I'm stuck paying for that lead as well. This again just makes me want to leave Thumbtack. I thought I would give it a go after not using it for years, but it's really gotten worse than better. I don't want to pay $50 for a lead that isn't a guranteed sale. I'm working with other sites where the cost is half the price and I only pay it after the client is actually booked! Thumbtack gets a lot of leads, but to me so far they are the cheapest of the cheap looking for bottom of the barrel pricing and they are comanding above average pricing per a lead. This is not a substainable business model.
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