Of course there's also costs of maintaining the servers that run this site 24/7, more subs = better performance and features.
BM is NOT a large corporate site run by faceless gremlins - we're a site run by bikers for bikers.
12/11: Yorkshire Ride Of Remembrance12/11: Ring of Red18/11: Giant Auto & Bike Jumble S18/11: Motorcycle Live19/11: Normous Newark Autojumble25/11: Hallowistmas Party26/11: Malvern Drive In Classic Car &26/11: Squires Toy Run01/12: The Southern Christmas Dinner 02/12: Santas On A Bike DEVON Users: 80,463 (73% Male, 27% female) New users: 11 today, 126 this week, 481 this month Profiles: 56,011 total (Newest -wilverley) Online now: 562 visitors, 94 members, 7 staff Biker Match staff: 20 Staff (13 Moderators, 13 Event Planners, 0 Others) Forum: 742,644 posts in 14,233 topics.
Chatroom: 3,772,055 total messages, 3,146 this week Private Messages: 4,202,223 total sent, 5,522 this week Nods: 626,402 sent, 1,193 this week Welcome to Biker Match (BM)! ) 11 years down the line now and we have members, 2 million page views per month, over 1,000 events per year, millions of forum posts & chatroom messages plus around 3,000-5,000 people logging on and 100 new members joining every single day.
You'll soon make loads of friends and may even meet that special someone in the process - Bonus!
If you want proof please read the testimonies page.
Matt also has his own day-job and runs BM in his spare time. It's been said many times that you get out of BM what you put in!
So join in with the forums & attend some events/meet ups/ride outs.
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