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 Post subject: New Rule for Classifieds
PostPosted: Tue May 02, 2017 8:45 pm 
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If you have minimal or no prior history here on Shotgun World and you are offering a gun or other item to sell, you must include in the listing (not a link to elsewhere) at least one current photo of the item for sale. One of the photos must have the item, the price for the item and a picture of the front page of a newspaper or a printed news article from the internet, or a piece of paper with your SGW forum username, item price and first date of sale listing.. All must be clearly visible. This is to help prevent bogus sales offers. Items for sale without this may be deleted without warning or notification.
If you are responding to a WTB (Want To Buy) listing, this rule applies to you also!
Don't know how to post a photo here? See this link:
https://www.shotgunworld.com/bbs/viewto ... 2&t=460765



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 Post subject: Re: New Rule for Classifieds
PostPosted: Tue May 02, 2017 10:21 pm 
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Great idea!

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 Post subject: Re: New Rule for Classifieds
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Great idea, Curly, but the devil is in the details. It is very hard for newcomers to post pictures on this site...and, not a lot easier for some of us old-timers. If the photo posting procedure could be improved, it would help make this new policy more workable.

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 Post subject: Re: New Rule for Classifieds
PostPosted: Tue May 02, 2017 11:53 pm 
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I think this is a great idea. I do however, have to agree with OldSkeeter on the difficulty some have with posting pictures here. While I have no problems with posting them, there are many posts by members who do seem to have troubles...
And must it be a newspaper, I have a hard time supporting the anti-gun rag newspapers available around here?

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 Post subject: Re: New Rule for Classifieds
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The whole reason is to prove current possession of the item for sale. Too many folks are offering for sale a wide assortment of hard to find items in response to WTB listings.
If they want to sell it, they will ascertain how to post a picture and meet the requirement.
Repeated failure to do so will earn them a ban-hammer smite.
I hate scammers as much as I hate spammers.

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 Post subject: Re: New Rule for Classifieds
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Very fair, and I am one of those that struggle with pictures. Eventually I will get the pictures
posted. I just keep editing the post until I see the pictures and then I post it.




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