Airtasker Badges

Profile Badges

Verifications help to build trust in the Airtasker community and give you more information when deciding who to work with on a task. Verifications icons and badges appear on a member’s profile when the specific requirements of that badge are met. An Airtasker Worker’s badges will be also shown to a Job Poster when they’re [Read More]

My next chapter: Jonathan Lui

Growing a startup is one of the most amazing experiences a person can have in their life. Those who have been fortunate enough to be involved in seeing a business go from being nothing more than an idea to a thriving company will understand how exciting it can be. However, with business success comes sacrifice, [Read More]

Airtasker Feature: Completion Rate

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Whether you’re getting tasks completed or earning more on Airtasker, we’re creating a community where all members can enjoy a safe and rewarding experience. To help achieve this we wanted to highlight the Completion Rate feature, which appears on every member’s profile. The Completion Rate measures how reliable and committed you are to a task. [Read More]

Airtasker Partners With The Good Guys

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We’re very happy to announce that we’ve partnered with The Good Guys to provide a new installation platform, which allows customers of The Good Guys to connect directly with the full network of The Good Guys’ experienced installers. For customers, they’re able to track and coordinate with an installer at a click of the button, [Read More]

Airtasker Hits 500,000 Members

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Airtasker now has over 500,000 Members Five years ago, Jonathan and I founded Airtasker on the back of a simple errand. Little did we think that an idea we came up with while we were moving house would grow into company that touches almost every major city in Australia, provides work for thousands, and helps [Read More]

Introducing: Dogtasker ?

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At Airtasker, we’re always looking for innovative ways for people to get their everyday tasks done. We saw a huge opportunity to utilise an untapped labour market that makes getting tasks done easier, and more accessible. That’s why we’re enabling dogs to help their neighbours like never before. In Australia, dogs are the most common pet [Read More]

Future Of Work – Report

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Are you expecting a pay rise next year? You might want to think again… Less than half of Australian workers received one this year – although that’s not stopping them from getting their hopes up. Airtasker’s second Future of Work study found that 55 per cent of Australian workers expect a pay rise in the [Read More]

Australia’s First Sharing Economy Study – Airtasker

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Thousands of Australians are joining Airtasker each day to reap the benefits of the sharing economy. Busy working Australians are buying back their lives one task at a time, while workers are enjoying the flexibility of being their own boss. There are roughly 320,000 members on Airtasker, triple the amount on the website in March [Read More]

Airtasker on 7NEWS

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Recently Airtasker was on 7NEWS in an investigation into the growing number of retirees supplementing their pensions and income by completing tasks on Airtasker. Watch the 7NEWS broadcast about seniors doing odd jobs for extra money. Earning more isn’t the only reason why people are signing up to Airtasker, some members are wanting to improve [Read More]

Sharing Economy And Tax: A Guide For Airtasker Members

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We’ve worked alongside H&R Block to provide you, our Airtasker Members, with the most up to date information about tax and how it will affect you. Last year the Australian Tax Office (ATO) made an announcement outlining tax laws which apply to ‘regular’ income streams, also apply to peer-to-peer and collaborative consumption facilitators. Meaning that [Read More]

Apple Watch Airtasker App

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In case you missed it, yesterday Apple announced that the highly anticipated Apple Watch with hit wrists on April 24th 2015. At Airtasker we’ve been planning how we can integrate the Airtasker platform on the Apple Watch interface, and we’re happy to share the results with you below: Assign Tasks This screen shows a list [Read More]

Airtasker Alerts: New Feature

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We’ve just launched Airtasker Alerts, a brand new feature that will notify you instantly when there is a task near you that you’re interested in. This means you’ll never miss another opportunity to earn more with alerts sent directly to your email inbox. To activate your free alerts, simply add a keyword or phrase such [Read More]

New Airtasker App Launched

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We’re super happy to announce that the highly requested, revamped Airtasker app is now ready for you to download. We’ve completely rebuilt our app from the ground up, making it the best Airtasker App ever. So what’s changed? Well, we’ve added brand-new features… – Private messaging to keep up-to-date with your task – User dashboard [Read More]

New Feature: Airtasker Projects

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Do you have market research activity coming up or maybe you need some flexible promotional staff? Sounds like Airtasker Projects is just for you. This brand-new feature on Airtasker will help you hire multiple people quickly with minimum effort required. Before you had to create individual tasks, but now Airtasker Projects allows you to create [Read More]

We’ve Acquired Occasional Butler!

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Today we’re pleased to share with you some awesome news – Occasional Butler has joined forces with Airtasker to create Australia’s no. 1 services marketplace! We’re super happy to welcome Occasional Butler co-founders Erz and Jodie Imam (who also founded Prahan, Melbourne co-working space depo8) to the Airtasker family as Community Advisors and together we’ll be working to build [Read More]

Introducing Airtasker Insurance

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Today we’re excited to announce the launch of Airtasker Insurance – a brand new initiative which we’re launching as part of our commitment to trust and quality in your community.   Airtasker Insurance is a $20 million public liability insurance policy for third party injury and property damage and covers community members when they complete [Read More]

Airtasker Merch Store: Now Open

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As so many of our users have asked where they can get a world-famous Airtasker t-shirt we decided to build a Merch Store where you can now get your own! The Airtasker t-shirt is a must have for top Airtaskers. When you’re in the field or completing tasks, nothing says “pro” more than the way [Read More]

Hi and welcome to Airtasker!

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Hello World. Awesome to have you here on our blog. It’s been almost a year since I sat down with my roommates and chatted about how cool it would be to start a company like Airtasker. I remember the day when I met with co-founder Jono Lui and we decided to get it off the [Read More]