Next door.com has really taken off across the nation. This is a private social network just for neighbors. The service first verifies your address before you can join. This layer of privacy makes it ideal for neighbors to share recommendations and some are even using it to crack down on crime. Read more about Next Door.
People are using Nextdoor to:
- Quickly get the word out about a break-in
- Organize a Neighborhood Watch Group
- Track down a trustworthy babysitter
- Find out who does the best paint job in town
- Ask for help keeping an eye out for a lost dog
- Find a new home for an outgrown bike
- Finally call that nice man down the street by his first name
Nextdoor’s mission is to use the power of technology to build stronger and safer neighborhoods.