Originally posted on Entrepreneur.com
Blog comments were quickly becoming antiquated and in 2009, Jordan Kretchmer was looking for an online space where people could talk to others about topics they cared about. He found lots of forums and websites but nothing central.
Instead of creating a website to house this social chatter, he decided to bring a social and real-time application to the sites these conversations were already happening. In June of 2010, Kretchmer had the first release of Livefyre -- a new and better way to connect with others online.
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