Tag Archives: hotspots

[Update!] Identifying Hotspots: Knowing When and Where to Drive

Any drivers out there remember driving circa 2012? Also known as the glory days of rideshare? I, unfortunately, wasn’t driving back then, but I routinely hear veteran drivers talk fondly about how they could turn their app on from their kitchen and get ride requests in seconds. Not just regular requests. We’re talking surges. Well, […]

[Update!] Peak Rideshare Driving Times in DC

I found out the hard way that the time of day that you’re driving for rideshare services like Uber and Lyft can be the difference between making $30 per hour, and heading home having made $40 from a 5-hour shift. I want to make sure that none of my fellow DC rideshare drivers go through […]