Forum operator ForumFactory to Forum Home GmbH what put bad Durkheim in 2003 during a multi-year stay in Canada the basics, from a company was now with 14 employees in bad Durkheim. From the spa town of forumhome operates more than 100 Internet forums on a variety of topics. Starting point was 2003″Carsten Grentrups of real nose for subjects, he says. “” He clinched at that time different Internet domains such as abnehmen.com”, Reitforum.de” or Radforum.de “and began to rebuild under these addresses discussion forums, known as communities. The forums are open to anyone interested and participating in discussions on the topic or even attending forums for research purposes is free of charge.
Is funded through advertising banners on the Web pages. Our approach is that the advertising on the pages fit as possible to the specific subject of the Forum and for the Community means added value even in the best case, “explains Carsten Grentrup. In the past two years, Forum Home hired four new full-time employees. Also interns in the many projects work with regularly. Wide variety of topics in forums of Grentrups idea worked so well that the number of powered forums quickly multiplied from the outset.
The Forum Home GmbH as a forum operator is now so well known in the Internet community, that their already well established forums for the transfer are offered. It not infrequently happens that someone has built a community as a pure hobby and with full of passion and the operation of the Forum over the head grows it. Since many come to us”, so Grentrup. We professionalize the whole thing and take over the operation.” The range of topics in the Internet forums is diverse. Discussed are hobbies of all kinds of aquaria of up to camping, for a variety of sports, there is their own communities, but also the Advisor function is important, as for example hochzeitsforum.de, babyforum.de, or auswandererforum.de. Many users also gather Purchasing decisions in forums about products and get opinions from other community members. Forums are the granddaddy of social media”Carsten Grentrup: forums are partially still underestimated. Basically, they are the granddaddy of social media. The oldest forums date back to the 1990s.” He sees huge potential in the Professional operation of Internet platforms and content. We are already more than busy with our team and only scratch the surface. “Because more and more people in Internet forums are on the road, and everywhere, there are professional forum operators are becoming increasingly important, and we will look in the future even more on the international markets.” About the Forum Home GmbH Forum Home GmbH was originally founded as Forumfactory.com in 2003 and is headquartered in the Palatine bad Durkheim. With more than 100 forums and 100 million page views monthly forum home has become Germany’s one of the leading operators of the Forum. The fourteen-man team of programmers, The moderators and users of the individual forums supports media designers and professional computer scientists, mainly in the technical field. But new features are developed individually for the forums and answering support questions. The forums themselves are engaged in a variety of topics, from abnehmen.com about campen.de up to the babyforum.de everyone finds here his hobby or also Advisor for specific situations.