June 26, 2006
Wowhead staff and ZAM
The website started out as a talent calculator in December 2005. The talent calculator offers the ability to import builds from Blizzard talent calculators. It was in beta from April 4 to June 25, 2006, and the database was released on June 26, 2006.
- Alexis (Perculia) Kusy - <Site Director>
- Jerek (Jerek) Dain - <Designer / Developer>
- Matt (dirtside) - <Developer>
- Sara (Serrinn) - <Content Manager>
- Shaun (TheOnyx) - Site Director
- Casey (Malgayne) - Head of Community/Content
- Claire (PoeticDragon) - Software Developer
- Joshua (Mystadio) - Software Developer and Co-founder
- Andreas (Koper) - Software Developer
- Brielle (Miyari) - Sr. Content Manager
- Sarah (Noxychu) - Artist
- Victor (Aryu) Mazzia - Developer
- Gerard (Erorus) - Developer
Wowhead was originally a privately owned site, owned by its founders, Joshua and Guillaume. During June 2007, Wowhead was sold to ZAM Network, a wholly owned subsidiary of Affinity Media, after several management and hosting changes.
An application (for Windows and macOS) that checks for data to upload, uploads data, installs the client AddOn, and checks for updates. Requires a Wowhead account to upload data.
- ^ As of 2017-12-07: http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/wowhead.com
- ^ http://www.wowhead.com/forums&topic=126#p1100
- ^ http://web.archive.org/web/20060710074323/www.wowhead.com/?news
- ^ Noxychu 2015-05-14. Sarah 'Noxy' Schnau on Twitter. Twitter. Archived from the original on 2015-05-19. Retrieved on 2015-05-19.
- ^ http://www.wowhead.com/client