Student Coupons

Student Coupons

Whether it’s buying take-out, booze, groceries, clothing or a frozen yogurt, the Student Coupons pledge to users is to offer exclusive deals that don’t suck. In return for these super-duper deals, businesses expect Student Coupons to get the word out and make the connection between the students and retailers. URL: Student Coupons

Thursday, Apr 7, 2011

Roomorama

An affordable alternative to staying in hotels. A marketplace for short-term rentals, appealing to travelers. Post “shoutouts” so hosts will know where you want to stay, and pick your host based on their reputation score, calculated based on user feedback. URL: Roomorama

Friday, Jul 23, 2010

iStopover

Direct short-term rental for three groups: home rentals, office rentals and short-term rentals for groups and events. Renters and hosts deal directly with each other, instead of through a third party. URL: iStopover

Thursday, Jul 22, 2010

AirBnB

Travel site allowing private residents and commercial properties to rent out their space to travelers. Listings can range from private rooms to castles. URL: AirBnB

Monday, Jul 19, 2010

MiproApps

Perk up your Facebook pages with this WYSIWYG visual designer. Just drag and drop widgets from YouTube, Twitter, etc to integrate into your Facebook page. You can use the free ad-supported version or pay a monthly subscription for more assistance. URL: MiproApps

Monday, Jul 19, 2010

Rentalic

Facilitates peer-to-peer renting. Save money by renting, and make money renting out your items or services to others. List items for rental for the time periods you specify, set your own rental price, borrow listed items, and arrange pickup and delivery with the owner of the listed items. Free membership. URL: Rentalic

Friday, May 21, 2010

NeighborGoods

An online community for people to share, sell, buy from, or rent to their friends. Set up neighborhood groups and pool resources, private message between neighbors, rate neighbors, and set up a wishlist. Currently free and in beta in Southern California. URL: NeighborGoods

Monday, May 17, 2010

Share Some Sugar

A site for neighbors to pool their resources and allow them to borrow from each other. Post items that you’re willing to share, search for items available for borrowing in your neighborhood, and leave feedback for the borrower or lender. URL: Share Some Sugar

Sunday, May 16, 2010

Tippr

A new way of getting deals. Sign up for 3 exclusive deals daily in your city. As more people sign up for a deal, the deal then becomes “accelerated”, and becomes bigger. After the deal closes, you can then print out a voucher for the deal, and use it like cash at the business. Get […]

Tuesday, Apr 13, 2010

Naked Apartments

A New York-centric apartment matchmaking site between renters, brokers, and landlords. Renters can create a profile, get a free credit check, and write and read reviews of brokers. Brokers have the ability to view renters’ credit scores and income, and contact renters directly. Note: You do have to provide some personal information, such as your […]

Monday, Mar 8, 2010

Cookwork

A social networking community for culinary professionals. Connect with culinary peers, search for jobs, catch up and provide the latest industry gossip and news. URL: Cookwork

Wednesday, Jan 20, 2010

MyApartmentMap

Google Maps mashup that takes geographical data and combines with apartment listing data to make it easier to find available apartment listings. Search for apartments by location, rent and other criteria, and save apartment listings. URL: MyApartmentMap

Wednesday, Jan 20, 2010

Friendsell

A new way to sell your stuff. Rather than classifieds, sell to your friends or family or community. Ability to make listings public or private. URL: Friendsell

Wednesday, Dec 2, 2009

Jicka

Free online classifieds. View listings by text, or visually. Sign in with your Facebook account. Script to repost items to the top of the category throughout the day. URL: Jicka.

Sunday, Feb 1, 2009

Dibs.net

A new local classifieds community similar to Craigslist, but is directed at merchandise and services (no personals or “missed connections”) and provides the seller with more control over their sale and communication with buyers. URL: Dibs.net.

Friday, Oct 5, 2007