• Part of Mesh07 One of the earliest businesses on the web Craigslist actually started as an email list in 1995 when Craig Newmark decided to send cool tech event listings to people he knew. Then as people started adding to the list he had an idea: what if these people could post all the new additions on a website? Well, in 1996 Craig did just that added a web interface and it has pretty much stayed unchanged for the past 12 years. Some of the reasons for its success, according to CEO Jim Buckmaster are that it has stayed true to its original roots and is useful "across all human needs." The approach that the site takes with respect to