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Fanbase officially launches!

Aug 24, 2009
NiravFanbase staffwrote:
We are thrilled to announce Monday, August 24, 2009, as our official launch day!

Thanks to you – our founding and beta members – for helping us get to this point. Our launch was made possible by all of your feedback, encouragement, and valuable contributions.

We're obviously just getting started, but on this special day, we wanted to share some facts on the current state of the Fanbase almanac:
  • 1,741,397 college and pro athletes
  • 20,723 teams
  • 23 sports
  • 500,000+ unique visitors since our beta launch in late July
  • 60,000+ contributions from our founding and beta members
You can read all of our press coverage, including our feature article in the New York Times. We hope that our public launch will result in many more users seeing your contributions – and making their own.

Best regards,

The Fanbase Team

P.S. If this is your first time visiting Fanbase, welcome! Check out: "Three quick ways to get started on Fanbase".


Aug 24, 2009
mac885 wrote:
Congratulations and continued success!
Aug 24, 2009
FresnoDick wrote:
This site has enormous potential. I'm impressed with what's here so far - no details yet, but names from our now defunct minor league hockey team in Fresno (you need to update the team site with this fact).
Aug 24, 2009
jazroc wrote:
Congratulations! Best wishes to you guys... great job. -Jeff
Aug 26, 2009
TrojanJPFounding Memberwrote:
You are the man Nirav. Along with the rest of the Fanbase team.
Aug 26, 2009
NiravFanbase staffwrote:
Thanks JP!

We definitely owe folks like you an incredible debt for all of your help the last few months... now onwards to the very long road ahead. :)
Aug 27, 2009
Very cool!!
Aug 27, 2009
NiravFanbase staffwrote:
Appreciate it, Dinur. BTW, your thread on "How did you become a fan?" is one of the coolest discussions on Fanbase.

I encourage all users to check it out here:

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