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Old 10-20-2011, 05:35 AM   #51
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The problem as a buyer is that I subscribe to threads to keep track of which services I'm interested in.

If the threads keep closing and new ones opening for the same service, it will be easy for me to lose track and I will have no idea when a new thread starts for that service.

Just wanted to point that out.
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What about adding a subforum for services that are <$20 (bookmarking, comments, xr etc) and make the fee there smaller/free? People who want to ignore the crappy threads can just go to the >$20 seo subforum and find better stuff there (with the normal fee).
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what is the point in closing down threads after 10 days? why not do a thread payment subscription and if the provider doesn't want to offer the service he can cancel or not pay, but if he wants to continue he doesn't have to recreate the same thread. Closing down threads is going to turn SBT into a thread graveyard full of closed down threads. Don't even get me started on how confusing this is going to be for buyers plus it makes it easier for scammers.

Pay per thread is a good idea, but not when you take the current approach. The current approach is nothing but confusion for sellers and buyers. Extending the time to 30-45 days would help, but you still have to remember that there are some services that have 14 day turnaround or sometimes even higher for the biggest packages.

In summary, the solution here would be a thread payment subscription so threads don't have to close down unless the provider wants them to close and extending the time period to at least 30 days even if you have to adjust the price too. It's simple give the provider a deadline and if he doesn't pay for the thread subscription, then close it. If you find that to be too much of a hassle, then just offer permanent pricing.

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What about adding a subforum for services that are <$20 (bookmarking, comments, xr etc) and make the fee there smaller/free? People who want to ignore the crappy threads can just go to the >$20 seo subforum and find better stuff there (with the normal fee).
more to the point add a WTB section which should be free, as most people won't want to pay unless they know they will get a result.

also 10 days is too short. Would be happy to pay more for longer.
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The problem as a buyer is that I subscribe to threads to keep track of which services I'm interested in.

If the threads keep closing and new ones opening for the same service, it will be easy for me to lose track and I will have no idea when a new thread starts for that service.

Just wanted to point that out.
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new threads every 10 days it's not something good. I think it would be best to have a start up fee, plus a monthly fee. Also, keeping the same thread would be better. Why delete every few days? can't see the reason.
Now, that's a good idea. New thread, changing bookmarks, etc. is a pain and probably hurting those with decent offers that run for months or years most.

One thread, a $36 startup fee and a recurring fee every month/every 10 days would be the best solution in my opinion.

Closing all existing threads wasn't the most elegant solution, I ordered some content yesterday for example and my first thought was: Shit, thread closed, looks like another paypal dispute. Took me a few minutes to realize everything is fine.

@clyde: There are no real monopolies here and I think people offering the best services around for a long period of time really deserve the extra attention. They earned it by doing business the way it should be done and delivering results. If you want to compete with them, simply create a better offer, deliver better results, it's not like anyone gets locked out.
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As a seller and a regular buyer I've got to agree closing the threads is a terrible idea. I don't think they should be closed at all, having the service's history there is very, very important IMO.

I love the idea of a paid subscription (I even messaged the admins about that) but closing the threads is a bitch for the sellers and buyers.

Please, please come up with another solution. A subscribed paypal payment would do it as you get an email soon as someone cancels so you can disable their thread at that point. Either that or a pay per bump solution.

I know closing threads after a period of time is perhaps easier in terms of managing payments but I do think the community will lose buyers because of it.

I would also love to get my old thread back!
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One of best ways to find reputed service here is to look at the post count in a thread or visits.

With all these new thread, I wudnt know which one is good or bad...

I suggest keep the fee structure same, just don't close a thread... charge them weekly, monthly, yearly whatever... just don't close the thread.
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Mmm, probably not a good idea to have a thread for only 10 days. At least allow people to pay for a whole month because this is kinda inconvenient? Just my 2 cents.

Well - since my old thread was locked because of this implementation, I had to start a new one and pay for it. I don't mind the fee - but having to start another thread and lose my reviews?
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Sucks!

$36 a Month isnt going to go well with people that provide quality service. Most of the top service providers here are from Indonesia, India and other nations where the dollar has a relatively high comparison rate. This should have been kept in mind when deciding on the 10 day thread dead rate.

Secondly, the concept of a paying member to do more work is simply stupid. If paying members need anything, it has to be ease.

Charge! Im not saying dont charge! I ranted about this a while back as well. The 10 day thread TTL is fucking crazy. A bit too crazy if you ask me.

Additionally, if guys are gonna be paying for their threads, Id say they would want to continue with their old ones. Thats the one they have built up with.

Bringing in this change is a great fucking idea but the mods are gonna have a tuff time maintaining it. My recommendations,

* Make the charge monthly.
* Let paying members keep their old threads.
* Consider global pricing with verification.
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@clyde: There are no real monopolies here and I think people offering the best services around for a long period of time really deserve the extra attention. They earned it by doing business the way it should be done and delivering results. If you want to compete with them, simply create a better offer, deliver better results, it's not like anyone gets locked out.
I can think of one example, sellers with lots of buyers asking customers to post their Unique Transaction ID in the thread if they want their orders processed faster in an attempt to bump the thread. Also, threads with a lot of bickering/disputes/questions get the most exposure despite providing a crap service just because they don't have a FAQ or clear refund policy etc.

Just my opinion though, I'm fine with w/e as long as we don't close threads every 10 days. hm..
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Do you really want to buy a service from someone that isn't successful enough to spend 100 bucks a month on getting new customers?

When I'm in need, I choose to go to the hospital with the excellent cafe, strong internet signal, and complementary waiting room massage chairs. I like knowing they have the money to spend on these things. It makes me feel like I'm in capable, successful hands.

I should think this is the same thing. I would want a provider that I know is successful enough to afford being on WickedFire. It means that they are serious, dedicated, and (most likely) successful.

If you don't like it, you really aren't doing yourself and your community justice by simply complaining about it. I figure that there are probably smart ways around it that don't cost money but take more time and effort. Don't you guys do this guerrilla marketing all the time?

Try contacting former clients with a PM to offer them a nice deal and possibly ask for more work. That is, until they start charging for PM's, too!
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this fee is insane. the max fee should be $5 for 30 days.
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Why charge $5 when people are already showing they're willing to charge way more?

Things are worth what people will pay. I want to pay as much as it takes - I support WF because it provides me with a steady place to find tons of awesome clients.

Your proposed fee of $5 makes you look ungrateful and small.
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Why charge $5 when people are already showing they're willing to charge way more?

Things are worth what people will pay. I want to pay as much as it takes - I support WF because it provides me with a steady place to find tons of awesome clients.

Your proposed fee of $5 makes you look ungrateful and small.
You are small and supports greed of coorporates. People like you are making people go jobless and filling up there bank balances in Swizz banks.
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You are small and supports greed of coorporates. People like you are making people go jobless and filling up there bank balances in Swizz banks.

Hilarious... ! You are gonna be banned my friend. ! Stop posting nonsense if you don't have a word to say.
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Sometimes the best way to search for quality stuff is to order by views or replies. Won't be able to do that with the new system.

I don't think starting new threads every month/10 days/whatever will help buyers or sellers.
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Looks like Grindstone has been able to keep his latest service thread open, so hopefully other established services can continue to use the same threads.
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Wow, 16 month old thread goes down the pan!
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I'm going to make a payment in a few moment and make a new thread
But I don't want to create a new topic every 10 days, find a way to at least keep our new topics
Most of us depends on returning buyers so if a buyer finds a closed threads he/she will think oh it must be closed because the seller is scammer
Believe me buyers won't read your rules about selling services

Also as seoers we tend to try to rank our topics higher in google to attract more clients, with the 10 days option we will lose this

Don't Close Topics
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It's a conspiracy to bankrupt India.

I think $36 to open + $36 to bump. Then system kind of polices itself, people won't bump unless people are buying their service, and they won't be buying it for long if it's shit.
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^^ exactly this just happened to me, semi-regular client thought I went out of business and wanted to cancel/refund. We sorted it out, but this is gonna be an issue down the road.
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I noticed a few providers now have their threads unlocked again.

How did people get their old threads re-opened? What's the cheat code?
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Do you really want to buy a service from someone that isn't successful enough to spend 100 bucks a month on getting new customers?

When I'm in need, I choose to go to the hospital with the excellent cafe, strong internet signal, and complementary waiting room massage chairs. I like knowing they have the money to spend on these things. It makes me feel like I'm in capable, successful hands.

I should think this is the same thing. I would want a provider that I know is successful enough to afford being on WickedFire. It means that they are serious, dedicated, and (most likely) successful.

If you don't like it, you really aren't doing yourself and your community justice by simply complaining about it. I figure that there are probably smart ways around it that don't cost money but take more time and effort. Don't you guys do this guerrilla marketing all the time?

Try contacting former clients with a PM to offer them a nice deal and possibly ask for more work. That is, until they start charging for PM's, too!
Understandable. However, just coz the big hospitals have the cash to spend on things not at all related to healthcare, it doesn't mean that the doctors that work their asses off at public hospitals for a comparatively lower rate aren't good at their jobs.
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How did people get their old threads re-opened? What's the cheat code?
I'm sure there going through the 100's+of PM's as we speak, patience!

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I must say, the sentiment was good here with enforcing payment for new threads, but holy fuck that was piss poor execution. I don't really give a shit because my livelihood doesn't depend on my threads in the BST, however:

1) closing all active threads was fucking stupid (because new threads need to be paid for anyway, so any noise would naturally taper off over time)

2) closing all threads after 10 days is fucking stupid. It's going to create more work for the admins over time, and the admins don't give a fuck anymore, so it's going to be neglected.

I don't know, I've been around here for a while, I've posted a shit ton here before, the BST is only a small percentage of why I'm here. But my god, what a fuck up.

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Also, there are some threads still open....
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^^ exactly this just happened to me, semi-regular client thought I went out of business and wanted to cancel/refund. We sorted it out, but this is gonna be an issue down the road.
Likewise - Exact same thing happened just a moment ago to me..

Client has just PM'd me and asked why my thread is closed and what I have done wrong and if there is anything they can do to help :S

Something needs to be done...
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I've one question about this whole situation.

How come there are still active threads in the marketplace? As far as I know the payment option is not working right now, still there are many threads opened after 10-16-2011 are still active and working.

And one proposition, why don't you first start with people like this one:
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He has opened numerous threads about the same freaking thing, and many of us are trying to build a business here, talking with clients and delivering as much as we can in both quality and attention, not messing around with other people's threads, STILL our threads are closed and we are starting to have problems with clients, while he has LIVE thread.

Please do inform us via PM when there's more clarity on the recent events, as it turned out a huge mess up to this point.

I admire the admin for taking the decision, yet it didn't roll out smoothly at all.

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Sucks!

$36 a Month isnt going to go well with people that provide quality service. Most of the top service providers here are from Indonesia, India and other nations where the dollar has a relatively high comparison rate. This should have been kept in mind when deciding on the 10 day thread dead rate.

Secondly, the concept of a paying member to do more work is simply stupid. If paying members need anything, it has to be ease.

Charge! Im not saying dont charge! I ranted about this a while back as well. The 10 day thread TTL is fucking crazy. A bit too crazy if you ask me.

Additionally, if guys are gonna be paying for their threads, Id say they would want to continue with their old ones. Thats the one they have built up with.

Bringing in this change is a great fucking idea but the mods are gonna have a tuff time maintaining it. My recommendations,

* Make the charge monthly.
* Let paying members keep their old threads.
* Consider global pricing with verification.

Agree with this.

Monthly payment on subscription and threads are kept alive.

Also how do we get our old threads back? I don't want to PM these guys unless I have to.
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I'll just wait and see what happens. The way it's set up now the SBT section will not work.

1. No way to sort by # of replies/views.
2. No way to follow up on bookmarked threads.
3. Practically no way to tell if a provider has good history here. Good luck going through 3-20 different threads just to check out the testimonials, any problems with late delivery, etc. This pretty much gives a get-out-of-jail free card to every provider who fucks up often (late delivery, shit quality of work...).
4. Managing new thread posting/payment every 10 days will be a giant pita for every seller. Also no way to build up long term reputation (wafo works well without long term sellers so this might not be a problem for some).
5. Makes it easier for serial review beggars to... continue doing what they do.
6. Not sure how mods (Zingo) will handle banning of reported sellers as now he'll have to go through multiple threads to figure out wtf is going on.
7. Providers bitching when threads don't get approved on time and clients cancel cause they get scared and shit. Yea good luck everyone with PP disputes and all that.

...and like a dozen other problems. WF is still awesome.

I think a simple fee to open a thread OR a monthly subscription to keep a thread open would have been a better choice. Simpler to implement and a lot less confusing. You could simply charge $36*3 a month to collect the same amount of $$$.
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Agreed this .

Please kindly take step against which threads are still active.whats the reason behind that ?

We faced more problem.
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I've one question about this whole situation.

How come there are still active threads in the marketplace? As far as I know the payment option is not working right now, still there are many threads opened after 10-16-2011 are still active and working.

And one proposition, why don't you first start with people like this one:
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He has opened numerous threads about the same freaking thing, and many of us are trying to build a business here, talking with clients and delivering as much as we can in both quality and attention, not messing around with other people's threads, STILL our threads are closed and we are starting to have problems with clients, while he has LIVE thread.

Please do inform us via PM when there's more clarity on the recent events, as it turned out a huge mess up to this point.

I admire the admin for taking the decision, yet it didn't roll out smoothly at all.

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Most of us depends on returning buyers so if a buyer finds a closed threads he/she will think oh it must be closed because the seller is scammer
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I'm assuming I'll get more before the day's over.

Oh and +1 for the 10 day thing being retarded. It basically gives people the option to scam people on a thread, and in 10 days it disappears because now I have a new one (AND if I scam them PAST the 10 days, chances are those people (especially lurkers) won't find my new thread and they can't comment because it's locked).

But you know, just my 2 cents.

(PS - I'm more than happy to pay the $36/month or whatever it is per ACTIVE thread I own in the BST. More than happy. Just none of this closing it down, pay for ANOTHER one bs. Plenty of people sort the BST by post count, view count, etc - and I'm glad that I worked enough on it to be in the first view for it. If the new thread goes into effect, NO ONE will EVER be able to break into that. Just saying.)
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I ordered a Blog Posts package, the Guy is making late, don't know if he will deliver or not. Where should I write about his late ? His thread is closed.

There are many buyers like me who are affected due to close threads.

Jon! You having answer to this?
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It's amazing how admins managed to piss off both legit sellers and legit buyers with this closed thread $36 per fortnight nonsense.
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Ugh, I am extremely sad about this... I certainly don't mind paying, but at a frequency of 36$ every 10 days, that seems a bit off... I was all for paying 20-30$ for an unlimited time-frame thread... Isnt that what BHW and Warrior Forum does?

For the sake of making the community grow larger, why would you want $36.00 every 10 days? Theres people here who can certainly pay the 36$, however, both of my services are low ticket items.
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Stupid move on the way this was done.

Fuck it, I'll just create a HUGE fucking banner like everyone else, put it in my sig, wrote tons of posts on the forum to get eyeballs to my sig, then have all my reviews and ordering info on my own website and bypass all this 10 day bullshit to begin with.

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Not liking this, fair play for charging a fee to clean up the forum but closing threads is going to be a nightmare. I bookmark all services I use and this will confuse the shit out of me. Not sure my some people have had their threads re-opened though?
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1) closing all active threads was fucking stupid (because new threads need to be paid for anyway, so any noise would naturally taper off over time)

2) closing all threads after 10 days is fucking stupid. It's going to create more work for the admins over time, and the admins don't give a fuck anymore, so it's going to be neglected.

I don't know, I've been around here for a while, I've posted a shit ton here before, the BST is only a small percentage of why I'm here. But my god, what a fuck up.
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This is something more than what we have asked for. As a seller, it will be hard to maintain new service threads everytime. Taking care of payments every 10 days is again tedious. As a buyer, you will loose track of your favourite services as we often tend to subscribe to our favorite threads.

A decent start up fee for a service would have fulfilled the cause. If not a start-up fee, make it a monthly subscription rather than paying every 10 days. Let us continue with the same service thread. I was wondering, if the admins can make it simple and yet effective for all of us.

It might also raise the cost of services as service providers can always manipulate the price. There's a lot of uncertainty for a service thread that's valid for just 10 days. This is gonna raise the price so that the sellers can earn back the profit from the first 2-3 client every 10 days. This will be real bad for the buyers. No more $4 Social bookmarking, price is gonna rise. Just saying.....

We all want to resume our business. It's better if we come up with a clear decision at the earliest, mentioning all the payment info (where to make the payment, how much) etc.. Will see how this discussion goes.
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I fully agree that 10 days and then thread closes is not going to work. It can take multiple days to get reviews back then the thread will close.

I think 30 - 45 days would be enough time for the member to get things rolling and then they could link back to the old thread for previous review, they could also quote previous reviews in new thread.

Also there are services outside of the Links and SEO area such as the general BST area and content area that are very useful and will no longer be able to thrive due to the quick locking of thread the ROI is not there. It would suck to lose some of these and add value here to a lot of people.

This is just my 2 cents, I do not make the high level decisions here I just try to keep order and help the providers as best I can.

I hope the 10 days will be reevaluated, change is never easy.

Just increasing the live post days to 30 - 45 would be an easy fix and everyone could move on with there biz.
I agree with almost everybody in this thread. If you charge less than a $100 per service, it will be hard to make money. Hopefully some adjustments can be made, to accommodate the little guys who take care of their clients here.

I'm not venting at the admin though -- there are a lot of people (sellers and buyers) who've been begging WF to take their money, thinking this new model would present a solution for everyone. Now you have all recieved your wish, so get ready to pay for it. The often-talked-about review concept is gone, no existing threads that show comments about services to help make buying decisions -- You all wanted cut-throat and you got it.
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So anything being done to prepare for the onslaught of PM spam that will result from this? The low end providers that re-create account after account will simply change tactics.

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more to the point add a WTB section which should be free, as most people won't want to pay unless they know they will get a result.

also 10 days is too short. Would be happy to pay more for longer.
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I am very much disappointed like the others but what can we do,i believe that before the implementation of such a rule,there should be a small discussion about the topic.
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Pretty new seller here (and know they don't owe me anything).

But i'd also like to throw my $0.02 in here and say that I think the 10 day thing is a huge hassle and hurtful to buyers and sellers.

For sellers it is a efficiency issue. New payment every 10 days. New thread. Reposting all that shit + reviews now need to be reposted. Answering the same damn questions every 10 days.

For buyers it is a way to be scammed. Work takes longer than 10 days? You're fucked. Take it to PMs. Talk about a thread shitting issue. No way to bookmark threads you know youre going to use over and over again.

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Stupid move on the way this was done.

Fuck it, I'll just create a HUGE fucking banner like everyone else, put it in my sig, wrote tons of posts on the forum to get eyeballs to my sig, then have all my reviews and ordering info on my own website and bypass all this 10 day bullshit to begin with.

How stupid.

Um ... yea .. I ain't planning on going to 20 different providers website and check their posts on a regular basis.

Jon.... just the way it was plus 100 USD a month rental for a thread... that would really work...
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What I thought the $20-30 would be a one time fee for each thread and it would take around 10 days to get approved by an admin and then it wouldn't get closed anymore.

The free BST section here was very unique for WF and if I think about people that offer bookmarks for $2 or so they would have to work their ass off just to pay for the listing, that makes no sense at all..
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Extremely upset about this... I hope all of our "protesting" really makes this whole thing change... I wouldn't mind paying, $20, $30, hell upwards of 75$ for a thread; but I'd expect it to be a lifetime or atleast, yearly.
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^^ exactly this just happened to me, semi-regular client thought I went out of business and wanted to cancel/refund. We sorted it out, but this is gonna be an issue down the road.
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List your Skype account, setup a separate website, whatever. Use BST to generate new customers, but do not solely rely on it for repeat business. Whatever the final decision is with respect to BST, You Should Be Doing This. Make it easy for your previous customers to get in contact with you and order your services again, as needed.
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List your Skype account, setup a separate website, whatever. Use BST to generate new customers, but do not solely rely on it for repeat business. Whatever the final decision is with respect to BST, You Should Be Doing This. Make it easy for your previous customers to get in contact with you and order your services again, as needed.
Exactly. Once you land a new client you should not continue to use the boards as your form of contact. You have now established a new relationship and should really have setup communication through your own portal. ie. skype,email
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1. The $36 per 10 days charge would be a big cut on the monthly income on all sellers. Even if some of us make around $1000 a month on about 2-3 threads, a maintenance fee of $200-300 on all the threads monthly would be a huge cut.

2. Another hassle is the 10 day period wherein you need to create a new thread every ten days! Why can't we just keep our old threads?!

Suggestions:

1. Lower down on the prices! Why can't you just come up with a monthly $36 subscription to get our threads opened. Or perhaps a big $75 (bigger that Warrior) one time thread registration fee? I'd still go for it!

2. Admin both we as sellers and you need our original threads so that there would be no more extra work to be done. Imagine hundreds of sellers creating new threads every ten days to be approved by you guys. The scale of the work would be tremendous!

Overall, I would go for a one-time huge $70 and up registration fee per thread. I mean it would drastically diminish those potential scammers and wannabees using the Wickedfire buy and sell area as their "free classified ads" and would also be of great help to those who are already making money selling their services here.

If the WF buy and sell forums would be upgraded to fully paid status. Please don't charge too much.
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