Results 1 to 12 of 12
  1. #1
    Administrator
    Join Date
    Nov 2002
    Location
    Staffordshire.
    Age
    50
    Posts
    31,275
    Blog Entries
    3
    Rep Power
    69

    Exclamation IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    There have been some significant changes to the way the classifieds section works.

    Here is a brief summary:

    ----------Updated 02/02/13----------
    Quote Originally Posted by Martyn View Post
    Just for clarity, the way it is configured now....

    The following user groups have the stated advertising permissions...

    Trader:
    • You can post ads in Trader Sales.
    • You can reply to/bump your own ads in Trader Sales section.
    • Others can reply to your ads directly in the Trader Sales section.
    • You can post ads in the wanted, sharps, kit and other stuff sections, but same rules as VIP's for those sections.
    • You can reply to other peoples adverts directly in the Maker Sales and Trader Sales sections.
    • You can send PM messages to any seller regarding any advert.


    Maker:
    • You can post ads in Maker Sales.
    • You can reply to/bump your own ads in Maker Sales section.
    • Others can reply to your ads directly in the Maker Sales section.
    • You can post ads in the wanted, sharps, kit and other stuff sections, but same rules as VIP's for those sections.
    • You can reply to other peoples adverts directly in the Maker Sales and Trader Sales sections.
    • You can send PM messages to any seller regarding any advert.


    VIP:
    • You can post ads in the wanted, sharps, kit and other stuff sections.
    • You can reply to/bump your own ads but limited by automatic bump throttle to 1 bump per week.
    • Others can not reply to your ads directly, except via PM.
    • You can reply to other peoples adverts directly in the Maker Sales and Trader Sales sections.
    • You can send PM messages to any seller regarding any advert.


    Senior Members: Can not place sales adverts anywhere on BritishBlades. You can reply to other peoples adverts in maker sales and trader sales and send PM messages to any seller.

    Junior Members: Can not place sales adverts anywhere on BritishBlades. You can reply to other peoples adverts in maker sales and trader sales and send PM messages to any seller.

    Only subscribing user groups can post or reply in the Wanted section.

    Portobello is visible to all user groups and anyone can send a PM to a seller in response to an advert.

    ----------------------------

    Q: What is the automatic bump throttle?

    A: The automatic bump throttle limits the number of times you can bump a thread to once every seven days. If you add a post to your advert/thread within the seven day limit, then your comments will get added to the end of your original post without bumping your ad.

    Withdrawing an advert and then reposting it in order to circumvent the bump throttle is absolutely not allowed.



    If you are unsure about anything, please fire away?

    Thanks,
    Martyn.
    Last edited by Basemetal; 04-05-16 at 05:46 PM.
    δxδp≥h/4π

  2. #2
    VIP Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Swindon, Wiltshire
    Posts
    151
    Rep Power
    5

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    Hi Martyn
    I have been advertising on the Portabello Road and just made a small sale.
    it got me thinking - a rare pastime - that if sales are achieved is there a charge that has to go to the Forum ?
    It seems only fair ! But I can't find any references to this on my searches ?
    ATB
    Phil

  3. #3
    Administrator
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Location
    SOUTHAMPTON
    Posts
    23,546
    Rep Power
    82

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    Hi Phil, that is what your VIP membership charge covers.
    "our music is so loud, that if we move in next door to you; your lawn will die" - Lemmy


  4. #4
    VIP Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Swindon, Wiltshire
    Posts
    151
    Rep Power
    5

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    Thanks Andy
    I didn't realize that, so many thanks.
    ATB
    Phil

  5. #5
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Northants
    Posts
    1
    Rep Power
    0

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    Hi why can't I reply to an item for sale on here please

  6. #6
    Moderator
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Norfolk U.K.
    Age
    69
    Posts
    13,858
    Rep Power
    55

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    Quote Originally Posted by Abolt View Post
    Hi why can't I reply to an item for sale on here please
    You have posted in a thread which explains why.

    Please go back and read the first post.
    Mike.

    Semper Vigilans

  7. #7
    Administrator
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Location
    SOUTHAMPTON
    Posts
    23,546
    Rep Power
    82

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    "our music is so loud, that if we move in next door to you; your lawn will die" - Lemmy


  8. #8
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Europe, Italy
    Age
    45
    Posts
    15
    Rep Power
    0

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    Dear friends
    I also posted sales of flashlights.
    I wanted to report a decrease in price and a bump but what I write do not separate but instead appends to the first message. How do I separate?
    thanks and sorry again

  9. #9
    Moderator
    Join Date
    Dec 2003
    Location
    Aylesbury, Bucks.
    Posts
    21,263
    Rep Power
    113

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    You've posted too early - if you post less than a week after the first post, it'll add into the first post.

  10. #10
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Europe, Italy
    Age
    45
    Posts
    15
    Rep Power
    0

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    I understand ... Many thanks

  11. #11
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Northamptonshire UK
    Age
    58
    Posts
    21
    Rep Power
    0

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    Hi there How do I post an add ??

  12. #12
    Moderator
    Join Date
    Jul 2004
    Location
    Aberdeenshire
    Posts
    29,654
    Rep Power
    127

    Re: IMPORTANT: Changes to advertising on BB.

    Quote Originally Posted by georgiou View Post
    Hi there How do I post an add ??
    Start a thread in the relevant sales forum. You'll see a choice of prefixes in a drop-down list when you start the thread.
    Why is there anything at all?

 

 

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •