I am about to give up on Thumbtack. When I see a newly presented possible client, there is most often an indicator that one or several pros have already been contacted. This is true even when I open my link immediately it appears on my screen. Also, I have been unable to screen out work I either don't want or am not competent to perform, as in grant writing, religious material, etc. And I note that you are not presenting longer fictional work for editing as you once did. When longer material is presented, it tends to include "ghost writing". Add to that the fact that I have not had a single response in many long weeks, though I've a decent stack of referrals, and Thumbtack is becoming an annoyance rather than a resource.
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