4chan is a simple image-based bulletin board where anyone can post comments and share images. 4chan's collaborative-community format is copied from a popular forums in Japan, Futaba Channel. Different boards are dedicated to different topics, from Japanese anime, manga, and culture to videogames, music, and photography. Users do not need to register a username before participating in the community. The site attracts 8.5 million page views per day and 3.3 million visitors per month. 4chan began humbly in October of 2003 and since then, has become a communities on the 'Net, hosting a wide variety of material spanning several niches of interest. The company have been online serving the company's fans for over four years, virtually uninterrupted. Stability and continued progress have generated enormous growth. The company's userbase continues to expand exponentially, being spread virally to new users at an incredible rate. The site aims to serve more than 9 million impressions to over 300,000 visitors daily.