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Sohayl

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Message Posted: Aug 14, 2005 6:53:23 AM

CNN this morning was reporting about the soaring gas prices, then ended with putting GassBuddy.com on the screen for the people to go to for finding best prices. There have been numerous articles in the media with the mention of this site. So, how did you find GasBuddy?
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conley82273
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2014 8:14:12 PM

I found it on Google the found the app
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Sohayl
Champion Author Georgia

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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2014 7:55:39 PM

I remember when the response was mostly "Yahoo" and then came Google, and now is mostly through the use of the Apps!! What would it be in the future?!?
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patio12
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 2:07:03 PM

I googled gas prices
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patio12
Rookie Author New York

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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 2:04:02 PM

I just googled gas prices one day and found it.
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waynester1955
Veteran Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 11:09:42 AM

Searching for gas prices
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46chief
Champion Author Indiana

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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 11:46:52 AM

Just looking online as I remember. Glad I found this site!
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Sohayl
Champion Author Georgia

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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 10:04:54 AM

So, articles are still working!? That and search engines used to be the top source of people finding us, but now a days the Appstores seems to be the place!!
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thedonkey
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 12:14:10 PM

Via a Toronto Star article.
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Jake92876
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 9:41:44 AM

Through my phone app.
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eptraveler
Rookie Author El Paso

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Message Posted: Jun 19, 2014 10:29:14 AM

Don't remember now. I joined in 2011. But I think I just somehow ran across it on the web, possibly thru an advertisement on another page.
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bboywu123
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Message Posted: Jun 19, 2014 9:24:17 AM

I've been using GasBuddy for YEARS since 2008 when I lived in DC. I just finally decided that I wanted to transition from consumer to contributor since GB has been so vital in helping me keep my car costs down.
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Sohayl
Champion Author Georgia

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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 2:45:16 PM

Good to have you back, Proofreader...
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Proofreader
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jun 13, 2014 10:28:05 PM

Hey, this is fun! Found you guys again thanks to a general e-mail regarding a contest. It's nice to be back. I'm not driving quite as much (or as far anymore), but have not lost my F1 driver's reflexes, thanks to the "interesting" traffic around town.
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KatyMum
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Message Posted: Jun 9, 2014 2:37:46 PM

Sprint Galaxy Apps, local tv station reports.
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gasgestapo
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Message Posted: Jun 8, 2014 1:56:40 PM

news story, app store, friends.
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Jake92876
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Message Posted: Jun 8, 2014 12:14:16 AM

Apple store
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badbobKY
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Message Posted: Jun 7, 2014 3:01:16 PM

online
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Jackson126
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Message Posted: Jun 7, 2014 11:54:00 AM

I found gas buddy on the apple store
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fergie1964oh
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Message Posted: Jun 4, 2014 11:45:20 AM

By looking up gas prices on the internet!
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HA4CNN
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Message Posted: Jun 4, 2014 3:51:55 AM

I learned about gasbuddy from google.
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Sohayl
Champion Author Georgia

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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2014 11:24:55 AM

an email from a coworker to the employees listserv
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Sohayl
Champion Author Georgia

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Message Posted: May 27, 2014 5:44:02 PM

Amazing how over the years the responses ave changed! :-)
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ericmok
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Message Posted: May 27, 2014 2:53:29 PM

Google
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pagan13
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Message Posted: May 27, 2014 12:15:54 PM

Google search
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ace12012
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Message Posted: May 23, 2014 12:13:10 PM

after hearing about gas buddy on the radio.
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IFM
Sophomore Author Seattle

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Message Posted: May 11, 2014 6:28:02 AM

Yahoo search engine
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Sohayl
Champion Author Georgia

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Message Posted: May 7, 2014 7:42:19 PM

I need to get the app downloaded, right?!? ;-P
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llmclark1
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Message Posted: May 7, 2014 2:48:13 PM

Great app! My friend used it and now I use it.
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purelypositive
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Message Posted: May 7, 2014 1:11:40 PM

I seen the app and thought it sounded really useful. Love the app. <3 !Use it all the time.

[Edited by: purelypositive at 5/7/2014 2:12:32 PM EST]
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Don20
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Message Posted: May 5, 2014 10:34:57 AM

It has been so long ago that have forgot..
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Sohayl
Champion Author Georgia

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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 9:01:11 PM

me too!!
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gator2002
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 10:32:26 AM

It's great. I use it a lot to find prices.
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IFM
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 8:44:40 AM

Yahoo search engine "gas prices seattle"
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Bruno44
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 12:13:26 AM

Years ago I was searching for gas prices and found the GasBuddy.com site. Been using this site every since.
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bojiway1
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 9:42:03 AM

Friend
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ri03844
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 7:11:51 AM

my best buddy turned out to be a gas buddy
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Gramps001
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 7:06:47 AM

Not sure BUT glad I did.
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jmcke24c
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 2:26:20 PM

from a neighbor
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piggyster
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 2:25:05 PM

found gsabuddy through a friend
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georgia2girl
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:59:17 PM

Found GasBuddy.com through an ad on another Message Board.

LilRedWagonIN, it's now on the ride side of the screen on the Home page, but much smaller.
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Rich_pa
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:47:55 PM

My brother informed me of gas buddy in the fall of 2012 when I was getting ready to drive to Fla.
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LilRedWagonIN
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:56:00 AM

Finding GasBuddy is not the problem; finding the news articles is.
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TheeRedRam
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 5:10:57 AM

App on phone
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rd2000
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 1:46:00 AM

google
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lyons681
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 11:47:52 PM

My brother told me he always checked your site for the lowest gas prices whenever he drove up to see me, so I finally checked it out.
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wz
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 11:44:20 PM

I found it on a local new website when I was checking the weather report.
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bojiway1
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 10:43:58 PM

A friend
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Sohayl
Champion Author Georgia

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Message Posted: Apr 26, 2014 3:50:50 AM

Thank you all for sharing. Keep them coming!!
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wraith45
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2014 1:02:01 PM

Heard from my wife who heard it on the radio 98.1 FM
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wildman9780
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2014 10:49:58 AM

I had been hearing about GasBuddy for years on the radio. One day I decided to download the app. After having fun for a few days I lost my phone, recently regained access to my acct.
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