Couchsurfing Staff Are Heading Out into the Wild

Our Mobile Software Engineer, Nathaniel, spent over two years surfing with his wife, Kim, around the worl ... Read More

Website Stability Improvements

Remember when we said we would make the website more stable and more reliable? Well, we have been working hard on making our platform just that: more stable and more reliable. We recognize that no matter what we do with new and improved features, if the site is not available and speedy, it is not serving the needs of our members and keeping them warm, dry and connected while they travel. To that end, we have migrated our server infrastructure to a new hosting provider that has allowed us to upgrade servers in a timely fashion and will allow us flexibility to respond … Read More

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Behind the scenes @Couchsurfing: Meet our Media Intern!

The CouchSurfing Team is made up of some of the brightest, quirkiest, and friendliest people you’ll ever meet. In fact, it’s about time you did! Today, we introduce you to our … Read More

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Behind the scenes at Couchsurfing: Max Edmands

Part of an ongoing series where we interview members of the CouchSurfing staff about the work that’s going on behind the scenes. Previously: Andrew Geweke and Tony Espinoza. This week: … Read More

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Bringing our website up to date

For years, when I’ve met people and told them who I work for, one of the most common reactions has been something along the lines of: I love CouchSurfing! But… … Read More

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