“You don’t have to be a millionaire to help” – Satu cleans homes with the help of Commu.

Satu, 24, from Hämeenlinna loves cleaning. She has long offered her cleaning services to the needy through various social media channels. Satu tried out the help marketplace Commu and was inspired to do even more good. “I spotted a mention of Commu in a Facebook group. I was inspired by the idea that I could… Continue reading “You don’t have to be a millionaire to help” – Satu cleans homes with the help of Commu.

How we dealed with unfixable but serious bug

Some weeks ago we encountered a technical issue in Commu that’s probably every programmers worst nightmare. A bug that appears out of nowhere without code changes, that’s really difficult to repeat steadily, that’s coming from the part of the framework that you simply have no way of circumventing and that has no common pattern other… Continue reading How we dealed with unfixable but serious bug

Problems have been detected with email confirmation links

Description of the problem Last week (week 37) we received feedback from users that the email confirmation link had not worked in their case. We started investigating and confirmed that there was a problem. It turned out that an extra record had appeared in the link in the email that was not in the link… Continue reading Problems have been detected with email confirmation links

Auto-translation added to Commu!

We have heard you! After receiving a lot of questions about a lot of notices being in Finnish, we have now added ability to translate Finnish notices to English automatically inside the app.   This features uses Google Translation, so results may not always be best as Finnish can be slightly difficult language to translate,… Continue reading Auto-translation added to Commu!

Setting up and getting started with a startup – Commu mishaps and tips

The construction of Commu, the marketplace for helping people, has been progressing at a dizzying pace. Transparency is important to us, and so in this blog we’ll be revealing more about what we’ve been up to this year.   Invest in your team and marketing – Take advantage of start-up communities   We start our… Continue reading Setting up and getting started with a startup – Commu mishaps and tips

What is Commu?

Join our journey towards a more communal world and build a new kind of helping platform with us.   It’s easy to sell goods between people, but not services. In addition, it is difficult to utilize help-like work as part of one’s own economy. If you would like to offer or ask for help, which… Continue reading What is Commu?