Lets buy the forum?

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  1. Overread

    Overread Wolfing it up! Staff Member

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    Deep breaths Liv - slow deep breaths

    And it means I nudged the forum superpowers in another site to see if they'd like TFF. They own and manage string of forums and a high ranking fantasy site could be just what they want (actually I've no idea but I've pitched it to them to see). I also contacted the guy who owns another fantasy site but sadly he isn't in a position to shell out on another site.
     
  2. olivia_the_lamb

    olivia_the_lamb Moderator Staff Member

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    Haha, I'm not hyperventilating or anything :p

    Hopefully those people want to buy it.
     
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    Overread Wolfing it up! Staff Member

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    Aye I hope we can get a buyer - it would be great to give the forums a face lift and get some real activity happening here ^^
     
  4. olivia_the_lamb

    olivia_the_lamb Moderator Staff Member

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    Too true, if not, maybe one of us can buy the name and start over if it doesn't sell.
     
  5. Taliesyn

    Taliesyn It's a feral reality out there, kids.

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    We could also get things going on Liv's site too though. That could be fun. :)
     
  6. S.J. Faerlind

    S.J. Faerlind Flashlight Shadowhunter

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    We'll just have to wait and see what happens I guess. Kudoes to Liv for giving us a backup though! :)
     
  7. olivia_the_lamb

    olivia_the_lamb Moderator Staff Member

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    Thanks :D
     
  8. anonymous

    anonymous the king

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    Yea, we should negotiate the price 2k, is kind of steep in current condition.
     
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    olivia_the_lamb Moderator Staff Member

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    Maybe he'll lower the bid until someone buys it, but I just figured it's costing him money so he'll either get what he originally paid for it or just drop it. HOpefully not
     
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    Well he can make up some of the money by selling it cheaper :p 2k for a forum is quite a price - for a forum which is barely active.But I hope he`ll sell it to an awesome - pre-called CEO of TFF :D
     
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    Overread Wolfing it up! Staff Member

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    1 day, 22 hours to go!
     
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    olivia_the_lamb Moderator Staff Member

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    And still zero bids.
     
  13. Sneakybolt

    Sneakybolt Melereb

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    Let's do this, for real. I vote Liv gets to be in charge of it though, cause I don't have a clue as to how to run a Forum.

    http://www.gofundme.com/8q6ids
     
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    Apt
     
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    It means the forums are unlikely to die - we might even get a new lick of paint!
     
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    or a complete screw over (no offence new owner)
     
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    Doubtful - least ways if the bidder is the group I expect them to be I've modded on another site they own and nothing bad happened there.

    Asides considering the site the user base is a key part of what people want to buy when they buy a forum - its part of the package because an active user base can further encourage and increase its size thus increasing the number of members.
     
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    So when the new owners come around, everyone pretend to be civilized.