Niche rating portals turn screws on generalist Qype
11 Jun 2012By Christo Volschenk In Germany niche rating portals are the flavor of the month. New portals are entering the market and existing portals are celebrating new records. All niche ratings portals have one thing in common: they collectively turn the screws on Qype.com, Germany’s original (and biggest) "generalist" rat
Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on Aimgroup.com and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.