Craig Newmark - Quotes

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Craigslist does serve as a platform where people help each other for the basics, and also, shows people that the Internet is good for mutual support. I do feel pretty good about that. ---->>>

Right now, the biggest shared value that I can think of is that you should treat others the way you want to be treated, and just have some good sense about what matters to you. ---->>>

Milestones aren't what I think about much. ---->>>

Realize that you can't make everyone happy. ---->>>

I'd like to build a way for people doing good work to connect, to learn from each other, protect each other, and then I want to get out of their way. ---->>>

In business, there are times when you disagree, and sometimes it turns out that you're just plain wrong. Humor takes away tension and helps you realize you're wrong. ---->>>

A lot of people, myself included, are excited about blogging and stuff like that, citizen journalism, but I do remind people that no matter how excited we are, there's no substitute for professional writing, no substitute for professional editing, and no substitute for professional fact-checking. ---->>>

Do something real, and keep it simple. ---->>>

I do think the biggest problem newspapers have is loss of trust, and I feel that's a result of failure to speak truth to power. ---->>>

I'm not in the news business and won't tell people how to do their job. I'd like to restore trust in the news business, though, and feel that restoring fact-checking will really help. News business realities mean that such fact-checking has to be practical, it has to be fast and cheap. ---->>>

Okay, I'm not in the news business, and I'm not going to tell anyone how to do their job. However, it'd be good to have news reporting that I could trust again, and there's evidence that fact-checking is an idea whose time has come. ---->>>

The problem is that with blogging, the model is publish first, maybe fact-check later. In newspapers, the model is you fact check first and then publish. But those models are merging. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 12-06, 1952
Birthplace: Morristown, New Jersey, United States
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Occupation: Businessman
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Craig Alexander Newmark (born December 6, 1952) is an American Internet entrepreneur best known for being the founder of the San Francisco-based international website Craigslist.(wikipedia)