Happy Anniversary, 5milers! That’s right, we’re celebrating 5miles’ second anniversary today, and what a long way our marketplace community has come. Since launching way back in January 2015, 5miles has grown into a community of more than 10 million buyers and sellers
August is apparently the month to commemorate Americans’ love of all things garage sales and thrift shops. That’s right, on the heels of National Garage Sale Day (Aug. 13) is National Thrift Shop Day (Aug. 17), and what better way to celebrate it than
In this week’s 5miles Spotlight, allow us to introduce you to 5miles sellers, Andrew Shipmen and Erica Ayles. The couple run a family-owned business in Irving, Texas: a thrift store called Curiosity Shop. We spoke with both of them about their store and how using 5miles has helped grow their business.
When buying or selling a secondhand item online, deciding where to meet to exchange the item can be tricky if you have safety concerns. That’s why 5miles is proud to introduce a “Safe Exchange Area Locator” (or, as we call it, S.E.A.L.) to our app. This new feature helps
There’s been a lot of Apple vs. Samsung in the news lately, but let’s set that aside to focus on the 5miles Face-Off at hand. Yes, this week it’s the age old question: the Apple iPhone vs. the Samsung Galaxy. A. Samsung Galaxy S7 B.
On the heels of supporting Dallas-based Flea Style, an indoor curated marketplace, with Flea Style’s inaugural flea market in Houston, 5miles wants to offer new shoppers, buyers and sellers alike, a behind-the-scenes look at our easy, breezy, fantastic and fun mobile marketplace experience. We partnered with
Mr. App 4 That, sharing cool apps with iPhone & Android users and practical solutions for everyday life, took a tour of our mobile marketplace and had an interesting take on it: “5miles is an easy, safe, and fun way to discover great classifieds in your area. Buy &
Looking for a graduation gift? Or something to occupy the little ones this summer? Here’s an idea for you courtesy our patented 5miles Face-Off: A. PlayStation 4 B. Xbox One Which would you choose? Any ideas of your own that are
Greetings, 5milers, and welcome to this week’s “5miles Weekly” segment. Today we’re talking about our new digital billboards featuring real items from real people in real time—all on sale within five miles of you: 3 things we’re reading (Dallas Innovates). We also give