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Discussion in 'Suggestion Box & Feedback' started by irishpride, Jun 20, 2010.

  1. irishpride

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    I think there should be a mandatory minimum # of posts to be able to put something up for sale in the classifieds section. I see far too many first time posters putting something up for sale. Just about every other site I've been on has this and it is there to protect the users.
     

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    I agree 1000 percent!
     
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    This was originally the case upon the initial launch of the Classifieds second, there was a minimum post count requirement of 25. Back in March, the post count requirement was nullified. There is also a Non-Android classifieds subforum which still does require a post count of at least 25.

    Not quite sure why this change was ever made.. I agree with your points completely. Phases should be able to shed some light on the situation when he sees this thread. :)
     
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    Correct. We don't mind people signing up to post an android device - it's up to the users if they want to trust the sale or not - the classifieds, at the moment, are at your own risk.

    However, we don't want just anyone signing up to post anything in the non-Android section.

    This isn't in stone. If there are enough people saying they prefer a limit in classifieds, we're fine with rethinking it.
     
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    Thanks for the clarification Trident & Phases. If anyone would like the minimum post rule for the classifieds section back in effect, please post here. Thanks.
     

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