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See what’s going on at Couchsurfing HQ.

Vote for your favorite “This is How I Couchsurf” Video!!
For the past month, Couchsurfing members from all over the world have been submitting videos to the “This is How
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Product Update: Couch Request changes
The Couchsurfing community is based on personal relationships, and we want to make it easier for you to show your
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Postcard Contest: Show us why you love Couchsurfing for the chance to win $100!
Draw or design a compelling image that represents a favorite moment you’ve had while Couchsurfing, or that shows what Couchsurfing
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New and Improved: Verified Membership
We are pleased to announce several changes that will improve trust on Couchsurfing, better the experience of both surfers and
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Product Update: Limited Introductions
When you are Couchsurfing, it’s not about the places you stay, but the people you meet. Couchsurfing can be the
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In times of uncertainty, remember these words.
This message is the first thing Couchsurfing employees see as they walk into work: it constantly reminds us of the
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Thank You for a Wonderful Year, Couchsurfing!
2017 is quickly approaching, and here at Couchsurfing HQ, we find ourselves reflecting on everything that has happened over the
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Product Update: A new look for your Inbox!
We’ve just updated the design to make the Inbox cleaner and more visually appealing. This redesign gives us a strong
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Product Update: Profile Completeness Percentage
Your profile acts as your face to the Couchsurfing community. It’s how Hosts decide whether they’d like to host you, who
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