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Missed the sale :(

Discussion in 'General XenForo Discussion and Feedback' started by JackieChun, Mar 12, 2013.

  1. JackieChun

    JackieChun Active Member

    I thought the sale was running through the end of this week for some reason and missed it. Bummer, I admin several vB, phpBB, and IPB forums and was waiting to finally try XenForo.
  2. Shelley

    Shelley Well-Known Member

    The difference is 30 dollars which is what? price of a cup of coffee? I think you'll find that xenforo is worth every cent, and with the resource manager having an announced release date they'll be a sale for that official add-on if your site needs such an add-on to take advantage of. :)
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  3. LPH

    LPH Well-Known Member

    I knew there was a reason to give up coffee.
    Cal, The Forum Heroes, Brad L and 5 others like this.
  4. Ron

    Ron Member

    $30 coffee? That would be the Starbucks Latte from hell coffee. :)

    But I agree it is well worth the money.
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  5. tenants

    tenants Well-Known Member

    Shelley's Cwoffee:

  6. Shelley

    Shelley Well-Known Member

    lol I knew this was coming about the coffee thing, i expected it. :LOL: I thought to myself, quick edit, edit now. :p You're all too quick. :LOL:
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  7. craigiri

    craigiri Well-Known Member

    Don't feel bad. I bought a copy right before the sale.......which I didn't really need then.

    As others say, though, I'm not sweating $30.
    Hopefully you intended to do this with or without a sale....can't imagine the sale being the reason to move! The good news is, if you act quickly, you can get the RM for $40 off, therefore putting you ahead of the same if you need that add-on!
  8. TsinJu

    TsinJu Well-Known Member

    The Money i saved will be for the RM. So, all goes back to KAM where its needed??!
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  9. Shyuan

    Shyuan Well-Known Member

    I think xenForo worth more than its current price of $140. You won't regret getting it for $140. :) They should actually increased the price for the "sale" instead of $110. :censored:

    * Sorry. Don't beat me up * :LOL:
  10. TsinJu

    TsinJu Well-Known Member

    You can have Thousands paying 140$ or 100 ppl spending 250$

    The Price is fine as it is.
  11. craigiri

    craigiri Well-Known Member

    It's worth 10K to some folks and $100 to others.
    I like the current idea of selling the really valuable add-ons in order to add to their revenue. That assures needed income while still leaving the forum cheap enough for casual use - like my new drone site! This is a site that is likely to lose money for a while or forever....

    I have full faith that guys who can write code like XF can put together basic spreadsheets and projections to determine their preferred model....

    Funny thing, though - my old CMS - Expression Engine, actually did better as they charged more. They ended up having mostly serious web developers as customers, and these developers could easily charge through the $400-$600 for the package (with add-ons) to their clients.

    Hey, we all make our beds and then lie in them. I won't sleep well until the XF team and a bunch of the top developers are fat and happy.....well, maybe just happy and fit.
  12. Shyuan

    Shyuan Well-Known Member

    Almost everything has a value. I was referring to the value of each xF license can have and of course the worthiness. Not just the number of people that will buy. :) If xF is worth the money, no matter how premium it is (of course, rationally), people would still buy. What about thousands paying for $200? :LOL:
  13. TsinJu

    TsinJu Well-Known Member

    Well, for some 140 is a lot for some its just Peanuts, if any wants to give more for it why not donating?! ;)
    But thats all offtopic. Lets get back to the Thread
  14. jmurrayhead

    jmurrayhead Well-Known Member


    j/k :D
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  15. JackieChun

    JackieChun Active Member

    It's nice that there are people out there who live on a forgiving budget. For me, even the $110 tag was high. The IPB and vB forums that I have all came with second-hand licenses, so they cost a lot less. I ended up installing phpBB for the current project, oh well.
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  16. The Forum Heroes

    The Forum Heroes Well-Known Member

    I think your getting prices mixed up with other products also grown in Columbia :whistle:
    Ernest L. Defoe likes this.
  17. Lucas

    Lucas Well-Known Member

    I think I know what they grow in Colombia, no clue about Columbia though. :p

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