FAQ about MFC

  What is a Maxthon Fan Club?

A Maxthon Fan Club (MFC) is a team of students/peers/Maxthon fans who work together on educating and inspiring people to learn about and use Maxthon browser. The Maxthon Fan Clubs are similar to a sports fan club, where people learn to know each other and share their passion. Maxthon Fan Clubs are a creative force when it comes to demonstrating and spreading the word about Maxthon browsers.

The Maxthon Fan Clubs (MFC) help Maxthon to achieve great things through participating in various projects initiated by Maxthon or other MFC’s to improve the Maxthon browsers, build the Maxthon communities and gain great insight and experience therefrom.

  What should I know to create a Maxthon Fan Club?

Everybody can create a Maxthon Fan Club and will learn what it means to be representing Maxthon at your school or university along the way. Answering questions, preparing presentations, set up a table and talk about great Maxthon features, these are skill you’ll learn along the way.
Here’s a step by step description how it works:
–> Download and use Maxthon browser from www.maxthon.com
1) Watch our video tutorials to learn more about the Maxthon browsers and become an expert!
2) Sign up on our Maxthon forum and start participating in the lively discussions of our community!
3) Spread the word about Maxthon (see ‘Marketing Material’ and ‘Social Media’). By involving others you’ll grow your local Maxthon community.
4) Gather a team of people (at least you and 1 more person) and create a Maxthon Fan Club of your university/school/community.

5) Subscribe to create a Maxthon Fan Club

  What are the incentives to create a Maxthon Fan Club?

Here are some ways Maxthon recognizes you and your teams, you can also check out our MFC Benefits page

• Access to inner circle bulletin board
• Chance to win Maxthon Fan Club kits through raffles
• Maxthon browser stickers
• Access to our blog ‘Club News’ to post latest news about the respective Maxthon Fan Club
• Maxthon browser templates: artwork, logos, Maxthon browser cheat sheet, company presentation
• Take part/play important role in various Maxthon projects
• Guidance where needed and a contact person to answer questions
In addition, Maxthon Fan Club founders receive
• Letter of recognition from Maxthon
• The Maxthon Fan Club founder status for each one that is directly founding/presiding over a Maxthon Fan Club, including a short profile.

  Do I get paid for creating a Maxthon Fan Club?

Maxthon Fan Clubs are 100% volunteer based. Up till now, Maxthon relies on the support and enthusiasm of people all around the world. We do not offer paid positions for creating an Maxthon Fan Club. But we do provide access to people and resources that will be very useful for you and the opportunity to represent Maxthon and team up with peers brings a lot of great experience and recognition with it.

  How and when do I register for the program?

You can register to create a Maxthon Fan Club throughout the year. Before you register, please complete the following steps (if you haven’t already done so), or check out our ‘How to create a Maxthon Fan Club’ page
–> Download and use Maxthon browser from www.maxthon.com
1) Watch our video tutorials
 to learn more about the Maxthon browsers and become an expert!
2) Sign up on our Maxthon forum and start participating in the lively discussions of our community!
3) Spread the word about Maxthon (see ‘Marketing Material’ and ‘Social Media’). By involving others you’ll grow your local Maxthon community.
4) Gather a team of people (at least you and 1 more person) and create a Maxthon Fan Club of your university/school/community.

5) Subscribe to create a Maxthon Fan Club

  When will I know if I am accepted to create a Maxthon Fan Club?

Since everybody can create a Maxthon Fan Club, you do not need to be “accepted”. Every student that completes the steps 1 through 5 is automatically considered a possible founder of a Maxthon Fan Club. We do however take the right to connect you with other students from the same university/college/school.

  How many Maxthon Fan Clubs can there be at one university/college/school?

We ask that our Maxthon Fan Club members/students try to work together as one team or club once there are more than 2-3 members at your school. All other students should be welcomed by you to participate in any activities you plan. We will help you organize once we see more than one student for any given university/college/school.

  What sort of activities do Maxthon Fan Clubs do?

The initial phase of your Maxthon Fan Club activity will be to spread the word among your fellow students. This includes posting on Facebook, trying to be featured in student magazines, blogs and tweets. At a later, more advanced stage, you’ll be able to hold tabeling sessions, make presentations and participate in events at your school as a team to represent the growing Maxthon community. You can also participate in projects where we need your united effort and help, check out current MFC Projects.

  How can I join the inner circle of the Maxthon Fan Club?

We’ll invite you. If you are a founder of a Maxthon Fan Club, we will contact you and give you access to our inner circle project management platform (basecamp).

  Where can I go to meet other Maxthon Fan Club members?

It’s best to go on the Maxthon Facebook page, where you can reach out to Maxthon Fan Club members as well as to Maxthon users and reps.

  How can I get Maxthon schwag?

There will be opportunities throughout the year to signup for a Maxthon student kit, usually around major marketing campaigns like the launch of a new Maxthon product. If you need a student it for an event or initiative, you’ll always reach us through the inner circle (basecamp).
We also provide the Maxthon and Maxthon Fan Club logos, so you can create anything from posters, to hand outs and anything you feel serves your campaing. However, all Maxthon branded products cannot be sold for profit.

  What are Maxthon Ambassadors and how are they different from a Maxthon Fan Club?

Maxthon Ambassadors are individuals who have been supporting the Maxthon community for years. They are not only actively participating in our forum [forum.maxthon.com] but also help us with any issues that arise from testing, bug reporting, translation etc. Some projects might overlap and Maxthon Ambassadors and Maxthon Fan Club members will be able to collaborate. Maxthon Ambassadors answer a lot of your questions regarding the browser, how it works in our Maxthon Forum.
In some cases, Maxthon Ambassadors will be asked to attend events that you might organize at your university/college/school if they are located close enough.

  How many Maxthon Ambassadors does Maxthon have?

It is our goal to have one Maxthon Ambassador in every country. Because community/country size varies a lot, the number of Ambassadors in your country depends on the size of the country.

  Do I have create a Maxthon Fan Club in order to be a Maxthon Ambassador?

No, the Maxthon Ambassador program and Maxthon Fan Clubs are not directly related programs. But Maxthon Ambassadors can also create a Maxthon Fan Club at their respective university/college/school.

  How long can I be a Maxthon Fan Club member?

As long as you are a student in school, you qualify to be a member of a Maxthon Fan Club. If you graduate from university/college/school, you are very welcome to remain part of our community and most likely will continue to participate on our Maxthon Forum.

  What happens when I graduate from school?

Once you graduate from school, you may continue to promote Maxthon. Even though you won’t have access to other students in a campus environment, you will be able to influence others to use Maxthon browser. Visit our community page to learn more.