Thumbtack is an online service that matches customers with local professionals. Currently, Thumbtack lists 1,100 types of services in categories such as home, wellness, events, and lessons.
Is Thumbtack good for business? Depends on who you ask. With the plethora of online communities that allow for the careful exchange of goods and services across cable lines and WiFi, one might feel overwhelmed with options. On one hand, these platforms provide a seamless foray into the gig economy. On the other hand, more vendors equal more competition. Add in a standard of transparency across the board and you have an ecosystem that favors the consumer. The following are some ‘tings to consider before you get started.