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From humble beginnings....



It all started with an idea.

August 28, 2010

Kome48 Facebook Page Created

Humble beginnings at first.

October 2010

Contest for the name of the community

A contest was held during the later weeks of October 2010 to determine what the official name of the community will be. Out of all the entries received, two (PhilWota48 and FilWota48) were chosen as the finalists and of which FilWota48 was chosen as the ultimate winner to represent not only Filipinos in the Philippines, but also Filipinos from all over the world.

November 9, 2010

Acquisition of domain

The domain name was acquired by WhiteKnight as part of a hosting contract with Creation of the forum commenced almost immediately.

November 14, 2010

FilWota48 Forum opened to public

With the forum tweaks completed and a generic skin with little customizations, the forum was first launched on November 14, 2010.


FilWota48 Forum Activities

Forum started on 2010. Termination of contract with visionwebhosting was on November 9, 2012 due to extremely poor customer service. Domain moved to on January 9, 2013 due to dispute of domain ownership.  Forum revival was on January 12, 2013.  Reacquisition of domain was on December 22, 2013.  

January 9, 2015

FilWota48 Forum taken down permanently

The fun lasted 4.5 years.  Activities shifted to Facebook from then on. 

November 7, 2015

Facebook page renamed to FilWota48 from Kome48

In a move to increase consistency, the Facebook name was updated to match that of the domain. Link was then updated to on January 12, 2016

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