• Facebook is taking a page from Amazon, Walmart, and Ikea

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Facebook is launching a new home-services feature for Marketplace.
    It looks a lot like other existing services that offer vetted professionals for hire, like Angie's List and Amazon Home Services .
    Users can enlist professionals to do things like plumbing, cleaning, or performing home renovations.
    Facebook has partnered with Handy, HomeAdvisor, and Porch for the new service.
    Facebook wants to be a bigger part of your home.
    The social network's Marketplace section is moving further into commerce with the addition of home services. Starting Wednesday, users can enlist the expertise of local...
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  • Facebook Introduces Home Services to Marketplace

    Facebook Introduces Home Services to Marketplace

    7 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Facebook just expanded its Marketplace by adding home services similar to Craigslist and Yelp's offerings.
    Facebook's Marketplace will now include home service professionals, along with reviews, locations and credentials. Potential customers can also contact the service providers through Facebook Messenger.
    Facebook partnered with Handy, HomeAdvisor and Porch on the Marketplace expansion, which starts rolling out Wednesday. Home services are set to be available on Facebook's Marketplace throughout the United States within the coming weeks. Users can find home services by opening the...
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