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    Ive just been wondering

    Things never get answerd if you do ask! meaby a stupid question buut. when you go into www.hexus.net all the stuff on the page, the reviews ect ect is that done by everyone we see on here? or another little team
    Quote Originally Posted by snootyjim View Post

    with 29 minutes to go the watford dude saved the day!


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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    Thats all written by the editorial team, you see their names on the articles.

    I can't remember all the colour designations, but I think the forum members with bold light blue names are the Hexus staff. For example Parm and Scott B are staff. Parm does a lot (most?) of the HEXUS.net articles and Scott does the HEXUS.channel pieces.

    This has given me the idea of adding a list of the groups to my thread in the welcome forum.

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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    parm throws usb sticks out of windows, steve eats them - i think that covers everything...
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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    does steve eat them or is it nick? OH GOD ITS TOO EARLY FOR THIS
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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    Steve I think (not watched it though, not got sound)

    http://tv.hexus.net/show/2007/09/Des...ng_Gets_Saucy/

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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    dont have sound either, oh wells, hexus.tv destroys more hopes and dreams
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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    And then are the Mods on here just the forums mod's then they dont do anything with the site? I bet its a pretty penny to keep the site running.
    Quote Originally Posted by snootyjim View Post

    with 29 minutes to go the watford dude saved the day!


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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    Mods (orange) like Zak33, Agent and Saracen are volunteers and long term members. This is the same with Admins (dark red) like Ferral and 5cupa.

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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    does the website receive any funding, sponsers ect? sorry for the questions im just intrested, this is the only website ive stuck with since i joined it. that and myspace.
    Quote Originally Posted by snootyjim View Post

    with 29 minutes to go the watford dude saved the day!


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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    iiiiiiiiiiiiiiinteresting question, however ill go with "see the adverts all around us? there you go" in this case
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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    Also care@HEXUS won't be free for participating companies and have you seen the sponsorship on HEXUS.tv by Intel?

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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    Quote Originally Posted by watforddude View Post
    does the website receive any funding, sponsers ect?
    Well there are banner ads at the top and no doubt there's 'some' kind of deal between Hexus and the people who run the Hexus.care forums (Scan, ATI etc.). It's a business so it's got to be funded somehow.
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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    I can guarantee you now that Hexus probably makes a killing lol, the only thing that really costs them money is, site (forum) maybe servers? some competitions or part of it depending on sponsor, and basically paying Nick to be electrocuted. but yes there is sponsors pretty much everywhere.

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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    I know stupid question really aha but thought i would ask anyway cheers lads.
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    Re: Ive just been wondering

    Quote Originally Posted by Cozwin View Post
    I can guarantee you now that Hexus probably makes a killing lol, the only thing that really costs them money is, site (forum) maybe servers? some competitions or part of it depending on sponsor, and basically paying Nick to be electrocuted. but yes there is sponsors pretty much everywhere.
    There are quite a few dedicated servers. No-one will say how many or anything about them, but they are expensive boxes thats for sure. Hosting and bandwidth isn't cheap, nor is writing original content for the site, such as PSU roundups and large reviews.

    I can't imagine that filming and producing the HEXUS.tv content is cheap either, the bandwidth bill for that alone will be high.

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