The makers of Appenzell Moto

Here you will find information about who participated in the development of Appenzell Moto ( and who is responsible for the website. Also, this section provides information on who developed the website, who is responsible for translating into four languages, who the design came from, or which framework was used.


By Claudio Biesele, the owner, author and web developer of Appenzell Moto


Claudio BieseleClaudio Biesele worked as a motorcycle journalist for 20 years and in 1994 founded the motorcycle magazine "TÖFF" (today "TÖFF-Magazin"). He has also contested national and international motorcycle races for around ten years (including Superbike and Endurance World Championship). Claudio Biesele, Superbike WC, Assen/NL 1988 In 1995 he was fired after a editorial competence clash and after that he received two chain letters, which despite threats of great misfortune were not sent on. After another sacking in 1999 by a German in Zurich, he started web development and qualified as a Zend Certfied Engineer (PHP 5). After a job loss in 2001, he remained jobless for 18 years, despite intensive job efforts. All projects that were started during this period have been terminated due to lack of money or bullying. Today he works as independent web developer on his own behalf - of course in the field of motorcycle. His grandfather from the Netherlands was a professor of Theology at the University of Basel and hid Jewish students from the Nazis during World War II. There are two fiche entries with questionable content from 1950 and 1960 in the Federal Archives in Bern. In the 1970s, his grandfather received a death threat. The father of Claudio Biesele comes from a family in which a relative served as an officer under dictator Franco. Result: serious bodily harm to a small child, child kidnapping, amok, hostage-taking, disability pension, cheated by employer about pension fund, forced hypnosis, social assistance in one family. Latest example. Identity theft on Spotify and Tumblr.


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  • The texts for Appenzell Moto's four languages (German, English, French and Italian) were written with the help of Google Translate. Google Translate is an online service from Google LLC that automatically translates words, texts and entire websites. The service was introduced in 2006. Google Translate supports a total of 133 global languages.



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Appenzell Moto
c/o Claudio Biesele
Winkelstrasse 2
CH-9100 Herisau

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