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Less members selling on forum?

Discussion in 'Forum Support & Feedback' started by madman, Jun 4, 2013.

  1. toysandgifts

    toysandgifts Banned Member

    Nov 6, 2010
    I used to use the forum marketplace. But never used it since.

    I'm almost out the retail world, so couldn't really care about TWF's market place anymore.

    As Dave mentioned, TWF, at the end of the day, is a business. Anthony's business. And he can do what he likes.

    But at the same time, in my opinion, TWF got dismantled when SS was shoved down its throat.

    I found it hilarious when I read this thread. TWF's independence was washed away when SS was shoved all over it.
  2. Nick-D


    Oct 29, 2005

    Forums are quite different to many businesses as it's quite a delicate ecosystem, the forum relies on it's members to both attract other members but also to attract advertisers and ad revenue. You only need to look at a site like Digg (a posterchild of the web 2.0 revolution) to see how things can go wrong when you start messing with the eco system in a big way.

    Like i've said before, i didn't use the marketplace so I have lost no money from the marketplace changes but i have seen a large drop in activity and not so many threads I want to comment in.
  3. psxgamer


    Jul 14, 2009
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