Nextdoor is a social networking website for neighborhoods. The company was founded in 2008 by founders, Sarah Leary, Nirav Tolia, Prakash Janakiraman, and David Wiesen. Though the company was founded in 2008, the service did not officially launch until the fall of 2011. The current Chief Executive Officer is Sarah Friar. Nextdoor is available in 11 countries, including the United States, Australia, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, Canada, and Denmark. The Nextdoor headquarters are in San Francisco, CA. Nextdoor has been featured on Good Morning America, The New York Times, CNN, The Washington Post, Dr. Phil, The Wall Street Journal, and Bloomberg.
When signing up, you will need to submit your real name and your address. When including your address, you can choose to simply use the street and not the exact house number. You will also need to enter your email address. You may be required to verify your email address. Posts made on the website can only be seen by people who are within the same neighborhoods. You will be able to stay informed about what is going on in your area. You can find babysitters, event planning help, or simply share safety tips with others. All neighbors are verified before they are able to fully utilize the website and its features. The online community is a trusted community built by you and your neighbors. There are over 205,000 neighborhoods across the country that use Nextdoor. On Nextdoor, you can find neighborhood updates, information on nearby services, and community forums.
Nextdoor is a free service to use. If you would like to delete your account, you can easily do so. We have included instructions on this page, so please continue reading for more information.