It's our 6th anniversary

All updates to the site will be posted here.

Moderator: CricketMX Forum Moderators

It's our 6th anniversary

Postby battye » Mon Jan 11, 2010 8:26 am

Happy sixth anniversary everyone!

I wanted to do something a bit different this year, so instead of posting a historical piece I thought it might be interesting to see how we treated the forum anniversary in years gone by :)

1st anniversary (2005)
We attempted to break the site record for most people online at any one time. Unfortunately I cannot remember if we succeeded! :lol:
2nd anniversary (2006)
I organised a game of simulation cricket to celebrate the forum turning 2. It was also around this time that Burian wrote the CMX Uptime program!
3rd anniversary (2007)
Our third anniversary was a trip down memory lane as we recalled some of CricketMX's most famous (and infamous!) moments to date.
4th anniversary (2008)
2008 marked CMX's biggest change, the upgrade to phpBB3 Olympus and the unveiling of the new website.
5th anniversary (2009)
We took another trip down memory lane, including the original chatroom conversation which was probably the catalyst for me creating the site and everyone posting their favorite CMX moments.

I am so proud of this website and I am so grateful to everyone who supports CMX. Thank you! :)
CricketMX.com.. home of bat's, rat's and other farmyard animals...
My articles: view all articles by battye

"OK, life [as you chose to define it] repeats until there are no more lessons to be learned." - nrnoble (June 12, 2005)
"the new forum looks awesome, it's getting bigger & better" - p2p-sharing-rules (11 Jan, 2008)
"Looks like CMX is not only getting bigger...but, also getting better!!" - moongirl (14 Dec, 2007)
User avatar
battye
Site Admin
Site Admin
 
Posts: 14253
Joined: Sun Jan 11, 2004 8:26 am
Location: Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby p2p-sharing-rules » Mon Jan 11, 2010 9:27 pm

Happy 6th anniversary Battye and CMXers. :clapclapclap: :cheers: :supz:
User avatar
p2p-sharing-rules
Moderator
Moderator
 
Posts: 8462
Joined: Mon Mar 29, 2004 6:55 pm
Location: Canada

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby garmabeaneth » Mon Jan 11, 2010 9:46 pm

A great achievement indeed! Congrats Battye
from: (¯`·._.·[GUEST 601]·._.·´¯)
Sometimes when you cry... no one sees your tears.
Sometimes when you are worried... no one sees your pain.
Sometimes when you are happy... no one sees your smile.
But fart just one damn time ...
(¯`·._.·[GUEST 601]·._.·´¯)

smile you're on candid camera Image
User avatar
garmabeaneth
Dancing Queen
Dancing Queen
 
Posts: 7523
Joined: Sun Jul 17, 2005 5:52 am
Location: CanaDUH!

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby moongirl » Tue Jan 12, 2010 12:39 am

Fabulous place, fabulous people, thank you Battye and thank you CMXers :)
Image
Image
That's not the man in the moon...that's me ;)
Click To Play Online-Scrabble - Click To Play Quizzes
~~~In the year 2040...I'll have 100,000 posts!!~~~
User avatar
moongirl
Moderator
Moderator
 
Posts: 18754
Joined: Mon Jan 12, 2004 8:07 am

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby quahappy » Thu Jan 14, 2010 5:33 pm

HUGE 6th Happy Anniversary to CMX! And here's to many more!! :D :D :D :D

(Hey, Smilies are turned off - what the heck?!)
If you don't ask...
User avatar
quahappy
Happy, not Quappy
Happy, not Quappy
 
Posts: 2266
Joined: Fri Oct 10, 2008 8:56 pm
Location: South Yorkshire, UK

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby tunebud » Mon Feb 15, 2010 7:30 am

Cheersss *I raise my glass to a successful six more*

lol brought to by the sixth guy :p
User avatar
tunebud
Miracle Worker
Miracle Worker
 
Posts: 3555
Joined: Mon Feb 02, 2004 12:42 pm
Location: alone in the dark

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby Layzie Bone » Wed May 12, 2010 12:23 am

p2p-sharing-rules wrote:Happy 6th anniversary Battye and CMXers. :clapclapclap: :cheers: :supz:


You know I was 17 when I joined the forum, I'm turning 24 this year!
User avatar
Layzie Bone
Mr. Computergeek Salad Guy
Mr. Computergeek Salad Guy
 
Posts: 2424
Joined: Mon May 24, 2004 11:59 pm
Location: North Carolina

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby Rat » Thu May 13, 2010 8:28 pm

Layzie Bone wrote:You know I was 17 when I joined the forum, I'm turning 24 this year!


Ahhhh.... still so young and impressionable. ;)
User avatar
Rat
Drain Brain
Drain Brain
 
Posts: 4398
Joined: Mon Jun 14, 2004 9:38 am
Location: in the dark

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby Layzie Bone » Thu May 13, 2010 8:38 pm

Rat wrote:
Layzie Bone wrote:You know I was 17 when I joined the forum, I'm turning 24 this year!


Ahhhh.... still so young and impressionable. ;)



Oh c'mon now a lot of people are impressionable, in fact a good deal of older folks (and trust me i know :wink: ) are easy to manipulate, most of customers we have are older, like 65+

I'm not saying I'm not young or impressionable, or even gullable to an extent, but I will say there is a huge difference from me being 17 and being 23, wisdom is just like wines, it gets better (usually) with age... :wink:
User avatar
Layzie Bone
Mr. Computergeek Salad Guy
Mr. Computergeek Salad Guy
 
Posts: 2424
Joined: Mon May 24, 2004 11:59 pm
Location: North Carolina

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby Rat » Thu May 13, 2010 9:07 pm

Layzie Bone wrote:wisdom is just like wines, it gets better (usually) with age... :wink:

In both cases, it depends how they are stored. ;)
User avatar
Rat
Drain Brain
Drain Brain
 
Posts: 4398
Joined: Mon Jun 14, 2004 9:38 am
Location: in the dark

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby Layzie Bone » Thu May 13, 2010 9:16 pm

Rat wrote:
Layzie Bone wrote:wisdom is just like wines, it gets better (usually) with age... :wink:

In both cases, it depends how they are stored. ;)



Well, preferably at 55 F, oh I'm sorry what are you trying to say?
User avatar
Layzie Bone
Mr. Computergeek Salad Guy
Mr. Computergeek Salad Guy
 
Posts: 2424
Joined: Mon May 24, 2004 11:59 pm
Location: North Carolina

Re: It's our 6th anniversary

Postby Rat » Thu May 13, 2010 9:27 pm

Layzie Bone wrote:Well, preferably at 55 F, oh I'm sorry what are you trying to say?


Nothing Layzie.... it's a joke. :roll:
User avatar
Rat
Drain Brain
Drain Brain
 
Posts: 4398
Joined: Mon Jun 14, 2004 9:38 am
Location: in the dark


Return to Updates

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

cron