Background: Craigslist is one of the earliest websites, launched in 1996, and began largely a general classified advertisements service for everything from jobs, resumes, housing and things for sale in the San Francisco area. In 2000, Jim Buckmaster (current CEO) joined the company and expanded Craigslist across multiple cities, produced many new site features and of course the new Personals section added for the first time.Craigslist hosted one of the earliest and most popular personals services on the internet, which is still widely used today. Be prepared for this and take it like a gentleman and be considerate, you do not need to marry this person. Rule Six: For whatever reason, when girls mention sex in their postings it's exhilirating to most members of the opposite sex, unfortunately the same does not hold true for our male counterparts. As a matter of fact, this describes the majority of single people living in this city, it may be an unwritten rule someone forgot to tell all of us about. Rule Two: Yes, pictures can be misleading, yet you insist. If the woman you are with is not at all what you had in mind, discuss splitting the bill early on. Rule Five: Be realistic and stay within your league, meaning, if you are Joe Average, don't be so disappointed when only Plain Janes reply. For example 'SWM, Professional, Educated, Attractive, Fit, seeks same' is not a whole lot to go on. We're girls, we KNOW you like sex, so why not only mention sex if this is something you DO NOT enjoy, otherwise fellas, it's a given. When you meet with someone remember that everyone is doing the best they can. Enjoy, you never know, you could at least make a new friend (i.e. Follow your hearts gents, 'cause the best thing that ever happened to you may come wrapped in a package that's not 'slender, successful, extremely fashionable, and perfect'. "Enjoy yourself, enjoy yourself, it's later than you think".
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