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Community

Tips & Tricks, Adventures, Introductions & Complaints
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Rideshare News New

Industry news about all things rideshare
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Uber New

The Big Kahuna! The one that got the whole Gig Economy off the ground.
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Lyft

Lyft is the Big #2! Uber's nemesis. An all-around solid choice for drivers and riders looking for an alternative.
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Via

Via is a ride-hail service that services designated routes like a bus service. It specializes in shared carpool-type rides.
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Juno New

Juno is a spunky startup competing with Uber and Lyft and operating only in New York City
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Groundlink

Groundlink is a traditional car service that has gone "app" in an effort to compete with Uber and Lyft.
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Tryp

This is the forum for Tryp - the MLM rideshare company
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Bounce

Bounce is a start-up ride hail company based in San Diego
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Wingz

Wingz is a ridehail service that hopes to compete by offering scheduled, flat-rate rides.
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Restaurant & Grocery Deliveries
Companies that specialize in restaurant meal deliveries.

Grubhub

Grubhub, is an online and mobile food ordering and delivery marketplace dedicated to connecting diners with local restaurants.
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DoorDash

DoorDash enables small businesses to provide its customers with local delivery services.
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Uber Eats

Uber Eats is a food delivery platform that makes getting food from a favorite local restaurants as easy as requesting a ride.
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Seamless

Seamless (owned by Grubhub) is a smartphone app that allows customers to order food from preferred restaurants.
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Instacart

Forum for Instacart drivers
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Caviar

Forum for Caviar drivers
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Gopuff

Forum for Gopuff drivers
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Community

Tips & Tricks, Adventures, Introductions & Complaints
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Package Delivery News

News about the delivery gig companies
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Amazon Flex

Forum for Amazon Flex drivers
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DeLiv

Deliv partners with retailers and businesses to solve the “last-mile delivery” issue. This convenient service ensures that customers can receive products the same day they place an order.
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Postmates

Forum for Postmates drivers
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Roadie

Roadie.com puts unused space in passenger vehicles to work by connecting people with items to send with drivers heading in the right direction.
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Doorman

Doorman.co provides package delivery, return pickup, and fulfillment services for online retailers and their customers.
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Zipments

Zipments, (owned by Deliv), is an on-demand logistics platform providing businesses and individuals with same-day delivery services.
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Shipt

Forum for Shipt Shoppers & Drivers
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Favor

Forum for Favor drivers
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Community

Tips & Tricks, Adventures, Introductions & Complaints
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TaskRabbit

Forum for TaskRabbit Taskers
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Handy

Hand.com works with vetted professionals who perform cleaning, handyman, plumbing and electrical work.
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Thumbtack

Forum for independent Thumbtack workers
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Angie's List

Forum for contractors and others who get work from Angie's List
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Handyman.com

Forum for Handyman.com workers
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Community

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Upwork

Forum for Upwork freelancers
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YouTube

Yes YouTube! YouTube is a gig too. This forum is for YouTube content creators to share and vent.
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Mechanical Turk

Forum for MTurk workers
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Fiverr

Forum for Fiverrs
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Freelancer

Forum for Freelancer.com workers
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99Designs

Forum for 99Designs
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Guru

Forum for Guru.com workers
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Community

Tips & Tricks, Adventures, Introductions & Complaints
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Upwork

Forum for Upwork coders
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Gigster

Forum for Gigster.com coders
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Community

Tips & Tricks, Adventures, Introductions & Complaints
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Home Sharing News

News about the home sharing market
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Airbnb

Airbnb is the largest shared home-lodging service in the world today.
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Booking.com

This is the forum for Booking.com
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HomeAway/VRBO/VacationRentals

HomeAway specializes in renting high-end "whole" homes.
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Trip Advisor

TripAdvisor. with its extensive reach into the travel market has its own home sharing service now
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Gigs with Real Employers
A new style of gig is making its way around... gigs where you get temporary work with real employers... via an app!

Wonolo

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Hyr.work

Hyr.work's mobile platform allows talented, driven workers an option to choose their hours and pick up shifts in a pinch in the hospitality industry.
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Workpop

Workpop.com is the world's first Applicant Hiring System that doesn't just track applicants, but delivers the best candidate experience required to win in today's competitive talent market.
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Shiftgig

Shiftgig.com connects businesses with on-demand workforce through their mobile platform.
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ShiftPixy

ShiftPixy is a scheduling and recruiting platform. Their workers are full employees, not independent contractors.
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BoonApp

TryBoon.com is a software platform for connecting businesses looking for office help with top-quality, pre-screened and prequalified local clerical office workers.
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Jyve

Forum for Jyve workers
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Scooter & Bike News

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Bird

Bird.co is a scooter gig that utilizes workers to charge and repair its scooters. Currently operating in more than 100 cities and in several foreign countries.
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Lime

Lime (li.me) is a scooter company that utilizes gig workers to charge the scooter batteries and make repairs to the scooters.
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Uber/Jump

Uber-owned Jump is a bike sharing service.
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Spin

Owned by Ford, Spin is a dockless scooter company.
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Skip Scooters

San Francisco-based Skip Scooters provides a scooter-sharing system for urban riders.
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Car Sharing News

News about the car sharing industry
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Hyrecar

Hyrecar facilitates rentals between car owners and rideshare drivers
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Turo

Turo facilitates rentals between car owners and anyone who wants to rent a car
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Tips & Tricks, Adventures, Introductions & Complaints
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General Healthcare Gig News

General news for the healthcare gig community
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Slingshot Health

Forum for Slingshot doctors
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Heal.com

Forum for Heal.com doctors
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FetchMD

Forum for on-demand FetchMD doctors
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Community

Tips & Tricks, Adventures, Introductions & Complaints
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Care.com

Child care, Senior care, Housekeeping, Pet care
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Sittercity

Child care, simplified
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Zūm

Rideshare & care company just for children
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Urbansitter

Baby sitters
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Rover

Dog boarding, house sitting, dog walking, doggy day care, drop-in visits
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Wag Walking

Dog walking service
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Cars
Since so much gig work involves the use of cars, here you can discuss everything related to cars.

Car News

General news about the automobile industry.
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Cars for Rideshare

Thinking strategically about your car, what's the right car for maximizing rideshare income?
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Cars for Delivery

Discussions about cars for food and package deliveries. Best practices and best strategies, etc.
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Cars for Tasks

Discussions about best cars for tasks for use with companies like TaskRabbit and Instacart
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Insurance and Other Vehicle-Related Issues

Forum for insurance and other car-related issues
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Tips & Tricks, Adventures, Introductions & Complaints
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Arro

Forum for taxi drivers who use Arro
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Curb

Forum for taxi drivers who use Curb (gocurb.com)
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Flywheel

Forum for San Francisco-based taxi drivers who use Flywheel
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Community
Tips & Tricks, Adventures, Introductions & Complaints

General - Side Hustle Chat New

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Anything-Gig News

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Tips & Tricks

Advice, help and tips & tricks
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Share Your Stories

Share your adventures with us!
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Introduce Yourself

Tell us a little about the 'real' you!
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