Nextdoor appoints new CEO Sarah Friar, previously from Square

Former Square chief financial officer Sarah Friar is joining neighborhood-based social network Nextdoor as its new chief executive officer.

Nextdoor’s CEO Nirav Tolia is vacating his position

The sudden leadership change puts the promising community-based social network, and its real estate products, into question

Nextdoor: Know your neighborhood

Watch Nextdoor founder and CEO Nirav Tolia explain how his platform elevates real estate agents’ visibility and the keys to leveraging the private social network’s recently announced new real estate section and ad product for agents …

Nextdoor rolling out agent ads, property listings

Nextdoor, a social network that covers more than 100,000 U.S. neighborhoods, is rolling out a listing search tool and allowing agents to buy ads …

Nextdoor contemplates foray into paid advertising

“You don’t want to ruin it with ads because ads aren’t cool,” a member of Facebook’s early inner circle argues in The Social Network. This line, as a cinematic portrayal of the dilemma facing “Thefacebook” founders before it blew up, represents the crux of so many internet startups: knowing when and how to turn vanity metrics like registered users into revenue (without scaring off dedicated followers) …