roadbeat.com is especially a combination of multiple passions: travelling with others, new web technologies and the internet communication and interaction possiblities. We want to participate actively in the development of those features.
This includes the central issue long-tail travel which we have frequently experienced being put into practice during our numerous travels. However, we could not find a specific platform in the Internet so far enabling the networking of travellers with niche-hosts, acommodating to this idea. Therefore, as professionals in the Web development field, we used our technical know how, quite some time and our conviction to start developing such a platform.
In order to share the ideas which are inspirational for the platform and its further development and the general trends that enable such a platform to exist in the first place, we will present some of our basic thoughts here: