Originally Posted by HostileIntent
I don't think pbnation would of been as big with out the instant switch lots of us made from paintballcity(j. Murray) when they started charging people, and taking down the site fequently. Just thought should add. I didn't see it anywhere.
For what it's worth, I think you're right (and probably have data somewhere to back it up). I wonder how many people in the paintball world who are online go back that far to be able to reference it?
The wayback machine (archive.org) has some snapshots of the front page with the number of registered users. Appears to be around 30K, which was probably a lot for any forum at that time.. *shrug*
*waits for someone more oldschool to chime in*