Anyone who is going to be meeting strangers for dating, should also read our guide on Online and Offline Dating Safety Tips.
Lets Hang may, or may not be the right fit for former Craigslist dating singles, but our service is also 100% free to use and has many features available for the single man and woman seeking a relationship or a date!
Craigslist didn't want to jeopardize the rest of their classified ad business due to their personals section.
However, they hold open the possibility that their popular personals boards will re-opened in the near future.
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.
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.
Eventually the 18 years disclaimer was added to all personals categories.
In 2009, one of the biggest controversies involved the "erotic services" category.
Were you surprised to learn that Craigslist Personals had suddenly shut down out of the blue?
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