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Selling This Website – Speed Gaming News is FOR SALE

As much as I love gaming, speedrunning, and running this website, I am deciding to pursue new endeavors. If you're looking for something specific, here's what I cover in this article: About The Site Running The Website Working With The Team Why It Is For Sale For Sale Information How To Purchase & Pricing What You Get When You Buy This Website Let's Do This You can buy Speed Gaming News on Afternic or contact me at: kwapich.justin@gmail.com I'm open to direct sales as well. Serious inquiries only. Running Speed Gaming News I built this website and brand in 2017 after witnessing complaints from the community about gaming websites not representing them. The sites published content about drama and made the community look bad, when in ...
How to Grow a Following in an Obscure Speedrun
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How to Grow a Following in an Obscure Speedrun

When you consider that most obscure games will have just one or two speedruns on the leaderboards if any, I'd say this one constitutes as a blow up, or at very least a "glow up". So, what’s a speedrun that’s obscure? A game that no reasonable person would think to speedrun? Well, probably iCarly for the Nintendo Wii. Let's take a quick look at where the boost in popularity came from and how this applies to building up a following for any speedrun. This game used to be a title with a mostly empty leaderboard, lost to time and history -- a shovelware product that faded into the background of everyone’s collective memories. But thanks to the actions of one person, that has changed. Meet Saltydkdan, a YouTuber (retired from this project) who previously dedicated themself to fully com...