Bahu

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Bahu
Bahu Logo
Type Private
Founded February 2007
Headquarters Paris, France
Key people Stéphane Soler, CEO
Oleg Tscheltzoff, President
Fabien Guiraud, COO
Benoit Caire, VP Strategy
Website www.bahu.com
Alexa rank positive decrease 16,691,775 (March 2014)[1]
Type of site social networking
Launched April 2007
Current status stopped since 9.06.2009, officially closed since 19.06.2009.

Bahu was a social networking website, launched on April 2007 for Belgian and French students initially. On September 2007, Bahu opened to international by adding English, Spanish, Polish, Lithuanian, Russian, Italian, Dutch, German, and Portuguese languages.[2][3] The site had more than 1,000,000 mostly European users as of July, 2008.[4]

The site was free to users. They created profiles that often contained photos and lists of personal interests, exchanged private or public messages, and joined groups of friends. They shared their lives with friends, communicated around passions and discovered new talents. The owners of the site created a Twitter like site known as Sofamous

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bahu.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2014-03-01. 
  2. ^ "Funding News: Smilebox Raises $7M, Bahu Gets $1M". www.techcrunch.com. Retrieved 2008-01-13. 
  3. ^ "European Social Network Bahu Raises $1M in Series A Round". mashable.com. Retrieved 2008-01-13. 
  4. ^ "Bahu's video player and one million users". fr.techcrunch.com. Retrieved 2008-07-20.