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Discussion in 'Forum Support' started by ScottD3, Feb 13, 2012.

  1. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    I understand ads and how they are needed to help generate funds to keep this site up and running.
    Generally they are not an issue or as intrusive but at the moment they are really annoying and gets right in the way.

    2nd post of every page on every thread?
    Really?
    Does it need to be that often?

    Is it possible to get theses removed?
    It was so much better with out them, it looks more like a free forum or something lesser than we I feel this forum is.
    If funds are needed more, hence the reason for the ads, push the Donate button more.
     
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  3. s3dave

    s3dave TFSI Hybrid
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    No wonder Ads post count is massive...:)
     
  4. Westy

    Westy Double Dark Side! Diesel & 8P

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    I wouldn't even mind if ASN charged an annual membership fee as I've paid for previous car clubs/forums.
     
  5. A3AH

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    Using tapatalk i never see any ads.
     
  6. Alex C

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    i see that ADS is the second post but i dont see any advert, all i see is a red x in a white box
     
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  8. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Quick tweak of the filter and you can get rid of the whole panel too, rather than just adverts within.
     
  10. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Already done. :D
     
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    I understand and appreciate the reason to have ads. Loads of my sites that I run use Adsense. However... If the forum starts posting up sometimes irrelevant ads in-between posting its going to get rather annoying and become like every generic forum out there.

    Why was the decision made to move the ads from the bottom of the page to the 2nd post of every thread?
     
  12. Administrators

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    Hi all

    Sorry about that we have run Google adsense for quite a while for people who aren't logged in. All those people who visit the site and don't post or join in are helpping to support the site in other ways :)

    Many thanks

    A
     
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    Ads License to drive

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    The first time I saw one of the ads I thought I'd been hacked and someone was posting using my account.
     
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    Administrators Administrator
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    Can be arranged :) Don't worry your all safe and secure :) There have been so many settings to re-do since the upgrade and I had a little finger trouble last night...

    Hope to have finished everything this week when no doubt they will launch a new update.. :)

    many thanks

    A
     
  15. Sandra

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    Lol Ads, glad to see your stll in good form.
     
  16. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat
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    Funny as 1 of the ADS was for gay escorts, thought, well Mr Muscle (aka gymboy)must have popped his cherry then :p
     
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    You SO want me to be gay! :laugh:

    You'll be the first to know if I get fancy a change of direction, big boy. ;)
     
  18. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat
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    Tell you what, if I didnt have a neccessity to poo daily & found spandex a turn on, yeah why not lmfao

    I think the whole forum now wants you to be gay mate, so come on fella, take one for the team lol
     
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    Ok, but promise me you'll be gentle. :ohmy:
     
  20. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat
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    Dude you're a big boy now, TAKE THE PAIN :p
     
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  23. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Do you two want to get a room?
     
  24. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat
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    LMFAO, thats a good one I'll give you that.

    You're actually quite a pretty boy arent you, lmfao

    I think I'll stay out of that gym room thanks, only the Holy V for me :)
     
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    Only if you'll join us.

    My ears are a bit of a state though. I do keep telling people to grab my hair instead.
     
  26. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat
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    Some of us have to work.

    Anyway, same time next week?
     
  27. Westy

    Westy Double Dark Side! Diesel & 8P

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    Well, I never expected this thread to end like this!
     
  28. quattrojames

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    Every thread with Ad's in ends this way!
     
  29. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    It also starts the same way.
     
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    :happy: So true. Gays just follow me around, I can't get rid of 'em.
     
  31. Sandra

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    They just cant help themselves ads, lol
     
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    Stop clenching.
     

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