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Let's say you are seeking someone who is interested in "Star Wars", "Katy Perry" or "New England Patriots" for example, our keyword search will find these members for you!We have a rich collection of parameters users can use to find singles in specific cities and search radiuses for example, or to find members based on height/stature, ethnicity and much more.However, this service did not come without some major controversies over the years.The most popular categories for their personals were "strictly platonic", "men seeking women" and "women seeking men" for online dating.
Craigslist hosted one of the earliest and most popular personals services on the internet, which is still widely used today.
As of just recently on March 22, 2018, Craigslist has completely shut down their Personals section, entirely in response to a newly passed bill: Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA), which removed Section 230 protection for services knowingly involved in illegal sex trafficking.
Craigslist didn't want to jeopardize the rest of their classified ad business due to their personals section.
52 - Harrogate, Yorkshire - North Vibrant individual seeking the right person to explore life with I am a passionate lady who wants to find the right person to have some good times with. 50 - Hereford, Herefordshire Children nearly totally independent so time for me to focus on my future I am happy, love travel, sociable, good humour, keep fit and look younger than my age (so i’m told).
Were you surprised to learn that Craigslist Personals had suddenly shut down out of the blue?