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Thread: How did you get here?
February 27th, 2003, 11:48 AM #1
How did you get here?
I've been wondering for a while now, especially with the forums growing so much.
How did YOU hear about the forums at SFFWORLD and the Web site itself?
February 27th, 2003, 11:59 AM #2
Well, my brother has been here quite long and he introduced this place to me. And must admit that that was very nice of him.. I introduced the site to my friends too.
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February 27th, 2003, 12:18 PM #3
I would guess that I found it by Googling for a book review or an author name. I saw the forums and lurked for around 5 months before signing up.
February 27th, 2003, 01:16 PM #4
- Join Date
- Dec 2002
I believe I was doing a search on A Song of Ice and Fire and google linked to a thread in this forum...
February 27th, 2003, 01:55 PM #5
As I have no friends that read avidly, which saddens me, I think I found it on google while looking for something to pass the time with at work this past summer.
February 27th, 2003, 02:27 PM #6
I went to Google.
Put in "fantasy forums" or something.
I sent a message to one of the adminstrators about something and never got a reply, so I said,
"FINE! I'll just join the forums then!"
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February 27th, 2003, 02:44 PM #7
Unlike the vast majority, it would seem, I did a google search for on-line discussions and web pages relating to Science Fiction, rather than Fantasy. I don't read much fantasy, but I have picked up some good titles thanks to the recommendation on this forum.
February 27th, 2003, 03:36 PM #8
I was searching (I believe it was on google, but possibly Yahoo) a long time ago for book reviews. I came across a couple of sites, one of which was this. I read some reviews over the course of a few months before I even realized that there was a forum here.
And Twelve, just an FYI, I emailed the mods here when I was signing up originally because I had a little difficulty with my computer at the time, and got quite a prompt response. Something must have come up, as I'm quite sure they are overall quick and willing to respond.
February 27th, 2003, 03:52 PM #9Originally posted by Stor-All
Something must have come up, as I'm quite sure they are overall quick and willing to respond.
February 27th, 2003, 04:19 PM #10
- Join Date
- Apr 2000
- NSW, Australia
A long, long time ago (really - look at my sign on date) I was looking for some truth behind the rumours that there was going to be a Third Chronicles of Thomas Covenant. I found the main site and tried to post in the book review section before I was ever so gently pointed towards the forum, where I've been bumming around ever since.
February 27th, 2003, 05:41 PM #11
Googled for book reviews, and then followed the forum tab off of the main site.
February 27th, 2003, 06:16 PM #12
I stumbled across this place a coule of years ago searching for fantasy books, but only recently joined you in the forums.
February 27th, 2003, 06:58 PM #13
I think I found it by accident. I was probably looking for info on an author and found the forum as as a link off another page.
February 27th, 2003, 09:21 PM #14
Stumbled across this accidently while jumping from fantasy site to site.
February 27th, 2003, 10:08 PM #15
googly wooglied to the main site, and found this a few weeks later (at the time, was a spamless forum, and each post took 2 of 3 days to appear of the forum- probably so mods could check for obscenity/spam)
A lot of people have answered this: http://www.sffworld.org/forums/showt...&threadid=4117 in general discussion, but post away
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