Stop With the Whining About Signatures Already!

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I really don't understand the sudden backlash against signatures.

For some reason, I've been hammered by a small subset of members over my signature as have a few other members.

Newsflash! Signatures are allowed! If you don't like them, don't look at them!

There are many experienced folks on these boards that give out FREE information (and lots of it). In exchange, they (we) are permitted to display a signature.

Who cares what someone's motive is for posting? As long as the information provided is good (not just a single, "what he said" one-liner or some random common-sense info), what does it matter if the poster displays a signature or not? The information in the post is still good and still FREE.

This is a marketing forum. To be horrified by a signature seems ridiculous.

Nobody is MAKING you purchase a product or service from a signature. If someone's signature doesn't appeal to you, ignore it and move along.
#signatures #stop #whining
  • Profile picture of the author Kingfish85
    I agree. Given that I run a web hosting company, I have paid for a signature, and provide what I feel to be excellent advice & help here as much as I can. Almost every thread that I've posted in, 90% of the time if it has anything to do with hosting, signatures get disabled.
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  • Profile picture of the author SEO Haven
    Who's complaining, as long as it's relevant to the forum threads it can actually help others.

    I've bought many awesome product/services from other warriors' signature links.
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    • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
      Originally Posted by SEO Haven View Post

      Who's complaining, as long as it's relevant to the forum threads it can actually help others.

      I've bought many awesome product/services from other warriors' signature links.
      I've been targeted myself several times and I've seen it in other threads as well.
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      • Profile picture of the author SEO Haven
        Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

        I've been targeted myself several times and I've seen it in other threads as well.
        Why? Please share what was said (I'm super curious by nature).

        And where's your signature now? Add it, screw them man. As long as you're contributing to this forum in a positive way (which you are) you can add whatever the hell you want in that signature as long as it doesn't contain a photo of someone's mom or sister.
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  • Profile picture of the author marketinguk
    Hi Wolf, hope you're having a great day buddy.
    I have recently been following a lot of your posts in the SEO sub forum as you're one of the few people in this space I have any time for (as well as the likes of Yukon and Paulgl).

    I honestly think that the backlash against you in particular which i've witnessed countless times is due to the fact that you've been proven correct with the recent EMD Google update. You have been saying that day would come for a very long time and sure enough it happened. Thus, a load of really frustrated posters have been having a go at you due to jealousy, frustration and possibly anger!

    Don't take it to heart Wolf, take it as a good sign that your business model is the right one and that authority sites (Amazon review sites in your case) are the way to go and always have been IMO. Take it all with a pinch of salt and realise that people posting just wished they had listened to you in the first place.

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  • Profile picture of the author LarryC
    The only complaints against signatures I've seen are against people whose posts contribute nothing to the thread or who start pointless threads just to get their signature viewed (or increase their post count). Are people whining about signatures in general? If so, that's silly as almost all forums allow them.
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    • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
      Originally Posted by LarryC View Post

      The only complaints against signatures I've seen are against people whose posts contribute nothing to the thread or who start pointless threads just to get their signature viewed (or increase their post count). Are people whining about signatures in general? If so, that's silly as almost all forums allow them.
      I agree completely with your sentiment. Unfortunately, I've seen many other cases where sigs have been attacked simply because they are there.
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      • Profile picture of the author Rod Cortez
        Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

        I agree completely with your sentiment. Unfortunately, I've seen many other cases where sigs have been attacked simply because they are there.
        So have I and that's just plain silly. Signaures are allowed as long as they follow the rules. Granted, there are some common sense unwritten rules that the mods enforce, but overall, if the sig follows the rules then people should let it be.

        If you see a post that attacks someone in regards to their signature that's unfounded, simply use the report post icon (the red triangle underneath everyone's name) to notify the mods. If the mods think that's its out of line, then they'll take action.

        While we do have moderators in this forum, we also have self-moderation and the report post icon is something we should all get into the habit of using (when appropriate of course).

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        • Profile picture of the author fin
          See it all the time.

          Usually by people trying to discredit others opinions.

          Some people do take the P, but it's not like they will benefit from it.
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        • Profile picture of the author marketinguk
          Originally Posted by Rod Cortez View Post

          So have I and that's just plain silly. Signaures are allowed as long as they follow the rules. Granted, there are some common sense unwritten rules that the mods enforce, but overall, if the sig follows the rules then let it be.

          If you see a post that attacks someone in regards to their signature that's unfounded, simply use the report post icon (the red triangle underneath everyone's name) to notify the mods. If the mods think that's its out of line, then they'll take action.

          RoD
          100% agreed Rod, but in Wolf's specific case there's more to it then just people having a go at his sig. As I stated above the OP's been saying for ages in the SEO forum that people shouldn't bother with EMD's and loads of people were ignoring him or even bashing him about it.

          Google came along and targeted these kind of sites that were trying to get an unfair SEO advantage whilst not providing good content for the end user. This has been asking for trouble for a long time and was well overdue IMO.

          So in short a lot of the OP's frustrations are due to a lot of people venting their tempers' in Wolf's direction when he warned them about this in the first place. This is why i'm saying that he should try and take this recent situation with a pinch of salt as it will likely pass when things begin to settle down. I would also report the problem posts although if you've witnessed these posts like I have you'll realise it's been quite a widespread issue with a number of posters having a go!

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          • Profile picture of the author Rod Cortez
            Originally Posted by Joel Ross View Post

            100% agreed Rod, but in Wolf's specific case there's more to it then just people having a go at his sig. As I stated above the OP's been saying for ages in the SEO forum that people shouldn't bother with EMD's and loads of people were ignoring him or even bashing him about it.

            Google came along and targeted these kind of sites that were trying to get an unfair SEO advantage whilst not providing good content for the end user. This has been asking for trouble for a long time and was well overdue IMO.

            So in short a lot of the OP's frustrations are due to a lot of people venting their tempers' in Wolf's direction when he warned them about this in the first place. This is why i'm saying that he should try and take this recent situation with a pinch of salt as it will likely pass when things begin to settle down. I would also report the problem posts although if you've witnessed these posts like I have you'll realise it's been quite a widespread issue with a number of posters having a go!

            Joel
            I definitetly got that part. I just wanted to affirm that even in those situations, those kinds of flaming posts should be reported to the mods using the report post icon. It states right in the rules that members are expected to behave respectfully to one another (within reason of course) and that making false accusations is not allowed.

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  • Profile picture of the author RedShifted
    So wait... why did you take your sig down?

    People are mad I get it, but why give them the control and take it down?
    I mean was the harassment really that bad? It was an amazon link and I clicked on your sig probably 4-5 times. Actually liked your offer unlike 95% of offers I see on here.

    I'd put that sig back up and tell people to kiss my ass (sounds rude but this is a marketing forum afterall).
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    • Profile picture of the author tpw
      Originally Posted by RedShifted View Post

      So wait... why did you take your sig down?

      People are mad I get it, but why give them the control and take it down?
      I mean was the harassment really that bad? It was an amazon link and I clicked on your sig probably 4-5 times. Actually liked your offer unlike 95% of offers I see on here.

      I'd put that sig back up and tell people to kiss my ass (sounds rude but this is a marketing forum afterall).

      Agree.

      Put your signature back.

      If the whiners don't like it, tell them to kiss your ass. Seriously. :p


      p.s. Take a look at my signature... LOL At least take a look at the paid banner in my signature...
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      • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
        Originally Posted by tpw View Post

        Agree.

        Put your signature back.

        If the whiners don't like it, tell them to kiss your ass. Seriously. :p


        p.s. Take a look at my signature... LOL At least take a look at the paid banner in my signature...
        I removed it from this thread since the thread is about signatures. I didn't want to give the wrong impression.
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        • Profile picture of the author marketinguk
          Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

          I removed it from this thread since the thread is about signatures. I didn't want to give the wrong impression.
          This isn't the SEO sub forum Wolf, i'm with TPW, don't feel intimidated by these people, in fact since you didn't have your sig in this thread it actually drew more attention from me then it would have done by including it in the first place.

          Just saying!

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          • Profile picture of the author JohnMcCabe
            Tom, I give you credit for removing the sig in a thread you started about sigs. Even if you're doing nothing wrong (and you wouldn't have been if you'd left the sig showing here), it sets up the next guy who wants to see if he can push things a little further, etc., etc., ad infinitum ad ad nauseum...

            I'll occasionally give someone grief over a sig, but it's usually because the combination of post/sig is plainly self-serving or more than a little ironic.

            The last time I commented on a sig was in a thread on content locking. The OP asked for opinions on the practice and got a mix of reactions. Then came a poster whose two sentence endorsement of content locking as a strong, excellent tactic matched the link to his sales page offering - wait for it - content locking software.

            If I see someone breaking the rules, I just report them. The habitual sig spammers who manage to stay just inside the rules, I've learned to ignore.
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        • Profile picture of the author sylviad
          Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

          I removed it from this thread since the thread is about signatures. I didn't want to give the wrong impression.
          Hi,

          I could be wrong about this, but I think your signature will appear on all your posts once you reinstate it. I know some forums allow you to have different signatures. For example, you set your sig, make some posts, then change your sig. The posts with that first sig will keep it. Your next posts will contain whatever sig you change it to.

          Here, I think they will all change.

          So leaving it off would be pointless if this is the case. Personally, I wouldn't worry about it. Put your sig on and screw those idiots/losers who have made complaining their life.

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        • Profile picture of the author discrat
          Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

          I removed it from this thread since the thread is about signatures. I didn't want to give the wrong impression.
          This makes no sense. If you believe in something, you stand up for it and DO it. It takes away credibility if you feed into the attacks of others. Who cares what they think ! Don't go against the cause you are standing up for !! Which you are doing by not leaving your signature in this Thread.

          Basically, you are lowering yourself down to their level !
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  • Profile picture of the author luvhammers
    Don't let it get to you.

    I read the last reply in that thread before by a member who I won't name and I thought it was extremely harsh considering your method is the only method which has worked for me in a long time. Plus you give out a crap load of info for free...

    Haters gonna hate and so on.
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  • Profile picture of the author lgibbon
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    Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post


    This is a marketing forum.
    It's not.
    It's a marketing discussion forum.
    There's a lot of difference.
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    • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
      Originally Posted by lgibbon View Post

      It's not.
      It's a marketing discussion forum.
      There's a lot of difference.
      semantics....

      explain the difference

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      • Profile picture of the author lgibbon
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        Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

        semantics....

        explain the difference
        Marketing discussion is where you join in threads of various different topics.

        Marketing is targeting numerous threads on the same topic
        of which one has a matching sig file.

        You'll notice the word "discussion" in the forum title.
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        • Profile picture of the author fin
          Originally Posted by lgibbon View Post

          Marketing discussion is where you join in threads of various different topics.

          Marketing is targeting numerous threads on the same topic
          of which one has a matching sig file.

          You'll notice the word "discussion" in the forum title.
          Can you point me in the direction of any marketing forums?

          I'd love to see who people market to.
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        • Profile picture of the author Jordan Kovats
          Originally Posted by lgibbon View Post

          Marketing discussion is where you join in threads of various different topics.

          Marketing is targeting numerous threads on the same topic
          of which one has a matching sig file.

          You'll notice the word "discussion" in the forum title.
          Like nothing ever gets bought and sold in this forum. No way, never.
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        • Profile picture of the author TheNewGuy2010
          Originally Posted by lgibbon View Post

          Marketing discussion is where you join in threads of various different topics.

          Marketing is targeting numerous threads on the same topic
          of which one has a matching sig file.

          You'll notice the word "discussion" in the forum title.

          All man, let it go. Wolf gives a lot of value to this forum. Take your pissing match somewhere else. You wanna get all technical. Who left you in charge?
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            • Profile picture of the author tpw
              Originally Posted by joseph7384 View Post

              I could be wrong but I believe that Les is a Moderator.

              I believe the operative word is, "was".
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              • Profile picture of the author Horny Devil
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                Originally Posted by joseph7384 View Post

                I could be wrong but I believe that Les is a moderate Moderator.
                Fixed that for you.


                Originally Posted by tpw View Post

                I believe the operative word is, "was".
                RIP.


                Originally Posted by nav123 View Post


                I have noticed that people who have signatures have more quality post than those who does not have.
                Just voted worst observation of the year.
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                • Profile picture of the author nav123
                  Originally Posted by Horny Devil View Post

                  Fixed that for you.




                  RIP.




                  Just voted worst observation of the year.
                  Sorry, if I'm wrong it was just my personal opinion.
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                • Profile picture of the author Sleika
                  just gonna add my 2 cents ... i happen to hate what i call sig posts, its the pointless one liners for promotion purposes.

                  I'll be honest, only made it through the first page of repsonses so im sure what i just said is reduntant

                  Wolfmii, if what your talking about is the sudden disdain for you sig link in the EMD thread, in my opinion it was in your first intial posts to the OP, you were coming across arrogant as hell with a sig link about overcoming the recent google EMD update or whatever it was .. you were tossing out one liners at first about how your crushing, killing, whatever

                  That being said, I did follow the thread as things went on and you explained so much better what you were trying to get across that i actually switched sides from stop spamming your damn link to guys shut up and read what he is saying

                  Anyhow, think your intentions were good just came off wrong at first
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    • Profile picture of the author RedShifted
      Originally Posted by lgibbon View Post

      It's not.
      It's a marketing discussion forum.
      There's a lot of difference.
      To me, thats the problem. The "difference" is a matter of location. The top of your post, or the bottom.

      People are allowed to market with their sigs, but only allowed to discuss marketing in this forum. Seems like a huge conflict of interest.

      While members are busy "discussing marketing" their sigs are screaming "click here". So to me, in every thread there is marketing being done... no matter how you look at it. If there is a sig, there is marketing.


      Not saying there's anything wrong with it, but I have wondered if there's better ways.
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    • Originally Posted by lgibbon View Post

      It's not.
      It's a marketing discussion forum.
      There's a lot of difference.
      I wouldn't take that heading too seriously. "Discussion forum" is an oxymoron, as a forum's purpose is discussion.

      I understand English is probably not your native language, so it might be wise to defer to those of us for whom it is.

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      • Profile picture of the author alistair
        Originally Posted by fluffythewondercat View Post

        I wouldn't take that heading too seriously. "Discussion forum" is an oxymoron, as a forum's purpose is discussion.

        I understand English is probably not your native language, so it might be wise to defer to those of us for whom it is.

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        • Profile picture of the author RedShifted
          Originally Posted by alistair View Post

          This has to be the most arrogant quote of the day.
          I was going to say the same thing but you beat me to it.
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          • Originally Posted by JaRyCu View Post

            That, and completely inaccurate.

            Definition of "oxymoron": A figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction (e.g., faith unfaithful kept him falsely true).

            I believe the more appropriate descriptive term would've been "redundant."



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            Yes, I realize this completely invalidates anything I've ever written or could ever hope to write.

            So sue me.
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            • Profile picture of the author RedShifted
              Originally Posted by fluffythewondercat View Post


              Yes, I realize this completely validates everything I've ever written or could hope to write in the very near future.
              Fixed that for you.
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        • Profile picture of the author LarryC
          Originally Posted by alistair View Post

          This has to be the most arrogant quote of the day.
          And it's not even accurate. An oxymoron is a contradiction.

          Oxymoron - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

          If anything, "discussion forum" is redundant or if you want to be technical and pretentious, a tautology
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          • Profile picture of the author tpw
            Originally Posted by JaRyCu View Post

            I believe the more appropriate descriptive term would've been "redundant."



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            Originally Posted by LarryC View Post

            If anything, "discussion forum" is redundant or if you want to be technical and pretentious, a tautology

            LOL

            Redundant, yes...

            And, while it may have been "arrogant", it was played against someone who is equally "arrogant".

            Two negatives cancel each other out.
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              Originally Posted by tpw View Post


              Two negatives cancel each other out.
              Say it ain't not true Bill.

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      • Profile picture of the author lgibbon
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        Originally Posted by fluffythewondercat View Post


        I understand English is probably not your native language, so it might be wise to defer to those of us for whom it is.

        fLufF
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  • Profile picture of the author contentwriting360
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    Oh man, don't mind them. Insecure people will always be insecure. As long as you're not breaking any forum rule, you're free to do whatever you want.
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  • Profile picture of the author gpimienta
    Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

    I really don't understand the sudden backlash against signatures.

    For some reason, I've been hammered by a small subset of members over my signature as have a few other members.

    Newsflash! Signatures are allowed! If you don't like them, don't look at them!

    There are many experienced folks on these boards that give out FREE information (and lots of it). In exchange, they (we) are permitted to display a signature.

    Who cares what someone's motive is for posting? As long as the information provided is good (not just a single, "what he said" one-liner or some random common-sense info), what does it matter if the poster displays a signature or not? The information in the post is still good and still FREE.

    This is a marketing forum. To be horrified by a signature seems ridiculous.

    Nobody is MAKING you purchase a product or service from a signature. If someone's signature doesn't appeal to you, ignore it and move along.
    I cant agree with you more.

    I am sooo annoyed over people's rants about signatures. GET OVER it...
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    • Profile picture of the author Ken Strong
      Originally Posted by JaRyCu View Post


      Guess how many complaints I have ever gotten about my sig? 1. It was when I was brand new and didn't know you couldn't put affiliate links in it.

      No one has ever questioned it since.
      Likewise here -- I've been here seven years, have over 5k posts, and never gotten a single complaint about my sig. Not sure why the OP's experience is so radically different from yours and mine that he needed to start a thread about it? I haven't noticed any recent backlash about sigs, or any "whining" about them. Doesn't mean there isn't any, but I haven't seen it.

      Not putting the OP into this category, but I DO see lots of sigs every day that break one or more rules, and/or people who post lots of junk one-line posts for sig exposure and/or to increase post count. Members understandably complain about those.
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      • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
        Originally Posted by Ken Strong View Post

        but I DO see lots of sigs every day that break one or more rules, and/or people who post lots of junk one-line posts for sig exposure and/or to increase post count. Members understandably complain about those.
        As they should. That said, I've seen cases (mostly recently) where people make snide remarks about the member's sig. Maybe I'm just being overly sensitive since I've been called out by a few members lately (overexposed maybe? :confused.

        It's good to hear from some of the more seasoned members in this thread. I was beginning to think I had it all wrong.
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      • Profile picture of the author J Bold
        Originally Posted by Ken Strong View Post

        Likewise here -- I've been here seven years, have over 5k posts, and never gotten a single complaint about my sig. Not sure why the OP's experience is so radically different from yours and mine that he needed to start a thread about it? I haven't noticed any recent backlash about sigs, or any "whining" about them. Doesn't mean there isn't any, but I haven't seen it.

        Not putting the OP into this category, but I DO see lots of sigs every day that break one or more rules, and/or people who post lots of junk one-line posts for sig exposure and/or to increase post count. Members understandably complain about those.

        I've recently had some nutter say I should have disabled my sig for my post where I disagreed with him, simply because the topic of discussion was relevant to my signature.

        My post was utterly non-promotion in nature, of course, he just didn't like someone disagreeing with him and thus cynically believed if I disagreed with him it just meant I was trying to promote my sig. Silly and annoying point of view to have.

        So yeah, I've seen bitter, jaded, arrogant, suspicious members here shout at others here for having the audacity to advertise in their signature links which is allowed by forum rules.

        The OP was repeatedly accused of this for having a strong opinion in a recent thread, so I can see the point of this thread completely.
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    • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
      Originally Posted by JaRyCu View Post


      I never would've made it to 100 posts, let alone close to 1700 now, had I not been allowed to advertise with my signature. All of the information that I share freely, I do it because I know that thousands of people will see my posts on a weekly basis. If even 1% of those follow something in my signature and I get the chance to convert them into a client, it gives me the time and freedom to come back in the next week and do it all over again.
      I am in the same boat with you. Why else would I spend so much time giving away FREE information? I guess some folks don't understand the concept.
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  • Profile picture of the author Chris W. Sutton
    I guess I'm not sure what all the discussion is about. There are rules that specify what can be in a signature. If you follow the rules, it doesn't matter what anyone says. If you break the rules then you deserve whatever criticism you get!
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    • Profile picture of the author Joseph Robinson
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      Originally Posted by Chris W. Sutton View Post

      I guess I'm not sure what all the discussion is about. There are rules that specify what can be in a signature. If you follow the rules, it doesn't matter what anyone says. If you break the rules then you deserve whatever criticism you get!
      Chris, take your logic elsewhere. There are torches to light and pitchforks to set aflame .

      I think Jason summed things up perfectly (in regards to sigs not really being a problem. No one complains about mine), and I'm in the same boat. You either like it or you don't. Nobody makes anybody else come to the forum and there is an option to turn signatures off so you don't have to see them. The whining isn't needed.
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      • Profile picture of the author Chris W. Sutton
        Originally Posted by Joseph Robinson View Post

        Chris, take your logic elsewhere. There are torches to light and pitchforks to set aflame .

        I think Jason summed things up perfectly (in regards to sigs not really being a problem. No one complains about mine), and I'm in the same boat. You either like it or you don't. Nobody makes anybody else come to the forum and there is an option to turn signatures off so you don't have to see them. The whining isn't needed.
        Well, alright, I tried to be sensible but I guess I am going to have to send Thad over now!
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  • Profile picture of the author fghaegele
    Ahahaha! Wolf---

    You just want people looking at your signature. It's the least obtrusive of any I have seen on here.

    Here- I'll do you a favor and not click on any of those links in your sig.

    Peace!
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    • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
      Originally Posted by fghaegele View Post

      Ahahaha! Wolf---

      You just want people looking at your signature. It's the least obtrusive of any I have seen on here.

      Here- I'll do you a favor and not click on any of those links in your sig.

      Peace!
      ....and that's my point boys and girls....
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    • Profile picture of the author MissTerraK
      Agreed! Stop the whining completely!

      Whiners, listen up!

      Ever heard the old truism, "a picture is worth a thousand words"?

      See the picture of the little red outlined triangle located on the left underneath your stats? Click it!

      It is of much more value and serves more good than incessant whining using thousands of words that only make one appear to be immature and a drama queen among other things. :rolleyes:

      Rules are rules and aren't changed on the whims of whines.

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      • Signatures? REALLY? Is that what has taken all you folks away from makin money?

        Now, let me say THIS before I say THAT...

        DISCLAIMER: What I am gonna say ain't meant as no disrespect to anyone and I am only using IDs and NOT taking personal shots at any folks. Bubba Winkiedoodle, who is my legal counsel, has advise me that I cain't make any personal statements directed at nobody what thinks that somebody might be anybody what thinks someone somewhere might take offense to anybody who is somebody but not anybody!

        Now, here is what I am thankin...

        "Signatures" in the WF just ain't what keeps your boat afloat on the river of moolah so I just cain't take very seriously a thread what is discussin signatures with people named Fluffy The Wonder Cat, wolfmiii, theory expert, redshifted and luvhammers!!!

        Now I am dadgum shore that each and ever one of you folks is a wonderful person what would be a pleasure to get to know but somethin about your IDs in this here forum lends itsself to not takin you seriously when you is discussin signatures!

        Honestly, most signatures is like opinions... all folks got one and nobody gives a whit what it is!

        You wanna know what makes a signature important? It is the folks behind the signature. If folks like you and respect you, they most likely will click through to see what you are up to. If you are just an ole windbag full of eight day old farty gas then ain't nobody wants to open it up!

        BE somebody special so that folks WILL care about what you are sayin and then you can put just about anythin on your posts and people will be interested!

        Now I have to be gettin back to my chaw and sippin on my siggie juice!

        Ya'll take care now!
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  • Profile picture of the author alistair
    I did make a post but I've deleted it because it doesn't really do any good and I have better things to do than argue about something that isn't productive at the end of the day.
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    • I have better things to do than argue about something that isn't productive at the end of the day.
      Hi alistar! I guess the big question is, would you have time to argue about it if it were productive EARLIER in the day and not at the end of the day???
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      • Profile picture of the author alistair
        Originally Posted by Thaddaeus T. Hogg View Post

        Hi alistar! I guess the big question is, would you have time to argue about it if it were productive EARLIER in the day and not at the end of the day???
        Possibly if it were on a Wednesday but then only in the month of August.
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        • Originally Posted by alistair View Post

          Possibly if it were on a Wednesday but then only in the month of August.
          You know, that there is what I was thankin too!
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  • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
    @alistair:

    Please, provide us with your wisdom like you did in the other thread:

    Originally Posted by alistair View Post

    Take a look at your signature, I think that's a pretty big clue.
    I'm sure we will all be more enlightened as a result of it. Now that we are in the proper forum for it, please feel free to express your opinion in detail. I mean, you made it clear you don't like one-liners and all.
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    • Profile picture of the author alistair
      Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

      @alistair:

      Please, provide us with your wisdom like you did in the other thread:



      I'm sure we will all be more enlightened as a result of it. Now that we are in the proper forum for it, please feel free to express your opinion in detail.
      Please refer to post #51.
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      • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
        Originally Posted by alistair View Post

        Please refer to post #51.
        Yeah, I figured as much....:rolleyes:
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    • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
      Originally Posted by Joseph Robinson View Post

      Well, this got personal fast.
      Well, that's really my point. Alistair happens to be one of the folks who felt it necessary to slam me over a sig in another thread. He(?) then comes here and throws in another one-line zinger.

      When asked to defend it, he refuses.

      I'm not sure what I've ever done to this specific member but the behavior just seems odd.
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      • Profile picture of the author MissTerraK
        Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

        Well, that's really my point. Alistair happens to be one of the folks who felt it necessary to slam me over a sig in another thread. He(?) then comes here and throws in another one-line zinger.

        When asked to defend it, he refuses.

        I'm not sure what I've ever done to this specific member but the behavior just seems odd.
        Well, if you want to look for the silver lining inside of that black cloud, by his post #51, it appears that your thread worked as he no longer desires to whine or argue about it by his own admission.

        Terra
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      • Profile picture of the author Joseph Robinson
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        Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

        Well, that's really my point. Alistair happens to be one of the folks who felt it necessary to slam me over a sig in another thread. He(?) then comes here and throws in another one-line zinger.

        When asked to defend it, he refuses.

        I'm not sure what I've ever done to this specific member but the behavior just seems odd.
        Yeah, I get that; but didn't we just reach the conclusion that we were going to ignore those people?
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  • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
    Yeah. I guess you both are correct. I suppose I'm just a bit hypersensitive to it. I'll just keep doing what I'm doing. I've built a very large customer base over the last several months - they can't all be wrong.

    Thanks guys (and gals)
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    • Profile picture of the author Joseph Robinson
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      Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

      Yeah. I guess you both are correct. I suppose I'm just a bit hypersensitive to it. I'll just keep doing what I'm doing. I've built a very large customer base over the last several months - they can't all be wrong.

      Thanks guys (and gals)
      There ya go .

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  • Profile picture of the author tahoecale
    This is totally true! i just had some member bash me about my sig and that is says

    "A new member joins every min"

    This is what he says..

    "Sidenote: another thing that would make me look for another solution is when you read a line like "A new member joins every min" then being directed to a site listing all new members which have registered alot more than a minute apart - just saying - I shut the page down purely based on that alone."


    Heres the funny part.. My site does get a new member per min on average this warrior member was just being a rude straight out . for no reason.. all i can think is " Warrior Haters" at this point..
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  • Profile picture of the author Tayman
    It's amazing how much time and energy people waste complaining about simple shit like signatures.
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  • Profile picture of the author alistair
    Ok as there is only one side to the story then I'll give you mine if you want. I can't speak for others but I guess they had the same view as me and that's why they had a "whine", even though I wouldn't say what I said as you quoted above is whining or slamming you, but ok.

    First though I'd like to ask you why do you think people critisized you and you're signature? Have you really thought about it? All I get from your thread is that you put yourself over as some kind of victim and cleverly put everybody else with a signature in your boat with you. Personally I think you're whining a bit but whatever.

    The reason I think why people were whining was because it doesn't take a Joseph Robinson to work out what was going on.

    If I had a penny for every time I've read on a thread in the last week, but last Saturday really, how you've been telling people for ages about emds blah blah blah or suchlike I'd have £12.69.

    You may consider that as free and helpful info but it was in fact, now let's try to be honest here, just to expose your updated emd related signature to an audience that couldn't have been more targeted, plain and simple. Plain and simple aren't the audience by the way, that's just a saying. Anyway, nothing wrong with that maybe, but quite frankly I'm surprised that the amount of times your signature was appearing on Saturday it didn't trigger Googles spam algorithim on its own.

    Of course people can have signatures or not and I'm really not bothered one way or the other. Really I'm not. But making out like you're oblivious as to why people were having a go is just plain silly for want of a better word. Maybe fluffythewondercat could enlighten me on that one?

    People don't like spamming and that's how it appeared. Right or wrong, that's exactly how it appeared and to more than one person clearly.

    Originally Posted by MissTerraK View Post

    Ever heard the old truism, "a picture is worth a thousand words"?
    Ever heard the old truism, "There's no smoke without fire"?

    The reason I didn't want to say all this is because it isn't productive as you obviously don't see what other people obviously saw. There's also people on here that only say things that they think others like to hear regardless of what's right or not because they are sheep and brown nose, but I don't.

    So there you have it. I'm not lying, I'm not whinging, I'm not envious, I'm not really bothered. I'm telling you how I saw it and I may get trashed or whatever but I won't whine about it.
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    • The reason I think why people were whining was because it doesn't take a Joseph Robinson to work out what was going on.
      Oh now come ON! Shorely you can come up with a better example than THAT! Joseph Robinson couldn't work his dadgum way out of an outhouse without trailing hiney-wipe paper on his shoe!!!
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    • Profile picture of the author tpw
      Originally Posted by alistair View Post

      Ok as there is only one side to the story then I'll give you mine if you want. I can't speak for others but I guess they had the same view as me and that's why they had a "whine", even though I wouldn't say what I said as you quoted above is whining or slamming you, but ok.

      First though I'd like to ask you why do you think people critisized you and you're signature? Have you really thought about it? All I get from your thread is that you put yourself over as some kind of victim and cleverly put everybody else with a signature in your boat with you. Personally I think you're whining a bit but whatever.

      The reason I think why people were whining was because it doesn't take a Joseph Robinson to work out what was going on.

      If I had a penny for every time I've read on a thread in the last week, but last Saturday really, how you've been telling people for ages about emds blah blah blah or suchlike I'd have £12.69.

      You may consider that as free and helpful info but it was in fact, now let's try to be honest here, just to expose your updated emd related signature to an audience that couldn't have been more targeted, plain and simple. Plain and simple aren't the audience by the way, that's just a saying. Anyway, nothing wrong with that maybe, but quite frankly I'm surprised that the amount of times your signature was appearing on Saturday it didn't trigger Googles spam algorithim on its own.

      Of course people can have signatures or not and I'm really not bothered one way or the other. Really I'm not. But making out like you're oblivious as to why people were having a go is just plain silly for want of a better word. Maybe fluffythewondercat could enlighten me on that one?

      People don't like spamming and that's how it appeared. Right or wrong, that's exactly how it appeared and to more than one person clearly.

      Ever heard the old truism, "There's no smoke without fire"?

      The reason I didn't want to say all this is because it isn't productive as you obviously don't see what other people obviously saw. There's also people on here that only say things that they think others like to hear regardless of what's right or not because they are sheep and brown nose, but I don't.

      So there you have it. I'm not lying, I'm not whinging, I'm not envious, I'm not really bothered. I'm telling you how I saw it and I may get trashed or whatever but I won't whine about it.

      LOL

      You have said a lot here, and yet you have said nothing much at all.

      So that I am not confused about things, let me ask specifically the point of your post...

      You are saying that he posts too often, and thus, he is probably spamming his signature all over the forum?
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      • Profile picture of the author alistair
        Originally Posted by tpw View Post

        You are saying that he posts too often, and thus, he is probably spamming his signature all over the forum?
        Maybe that's just what I should have said but I like to try and give a bit of an overview before I get slated.
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      • Profile picture of the author Tayman
        This is what I think about when I read this thread. lol Relax people!
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      • Profile picture of the author alistair
        Originally Posted by JaRyCu View Post

        Dude...I'm so totally lost. I just read your post twice and, honestly, I have no clue what you said. I'd read it again, but I'm about to leave work for the day and I'd like to drive home without my eyes going crossed.

        And what is "whinging" anyways? It sounds like fun.

        -- j
        This may help.

        http://oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/whinge
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    • Profile picture of the author MissTerraK
      Originally Posted by alistair View Post

      Ever heard the old truism, "There's no smoke without fire"?

      The reason I didn't want to say all this is because it isn't productive as you obviously don't see what other people obviously saw. There's also people on here that only say things that they think others like to hear regardless of what's right or not because they are sheep and brown nose, but I don't.

      So there you have it. I'm not lying, I'm not whinging, I'm not envious, I'm not really bothered. I'm telling you how I saw it and I may get trashed or whatever but I won't whine about it.
      Oh my goodness, Alistair. The truism I quoted was not directly pointed toward you as I had no clue who Wolf was referring to until later when you showed up in the thread. I meant you no disrespect.

      Actually, I was directing my post to whiners in general as whiners are a pet peeve of mine.

      I actually like to post this in response to whiners...




      but went with the adage instead as it seemed to be a better fit in this particular situation.

      Sorry if you think I posted that directly at you.

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      • Profile picture of the author TyreeSEO
        MissTerraK! Looks this like this discussion is heatin' up!

        Love that song too baby. Eagles get me groovin'!
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        • Profile picture of the author JohnMcCabe
          Originally Posted by Thaddaeus T. Hogg View Post

          Oh now come ON! Shorely you can come up with a better example than THAT! Joseph Robinson couldn't work his dadgum way out of an outhouse without trailing hiney-wipe paper on his shoe!!!
          Thad! You finally got paper? Now what am I going to do with these old Sears and Monkey Ward catalogs after I sell the corset pictures to horny schoolkids?

          Originally Posted by JaRyCu View Post

          Dude...I'm so totally lost. I just read your post twice and, honestly, I have no clue what you said. I'd read it again, but I'm about to leave work for the day and I'd like to drive home without my eyes going crossed.

          And what is "whinging" anyways? It sounds like fun.

          -- j
          I believe it's the British equivalent to 'kvetching'... :p
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        • Profile picture of the author MissTerraK
          Originally Posted by TyreeSEO View Post

          MissTerraK! Looks this like this discussion is heatin' up!
          I see that, lol! I almost feel like posting that video again.

          Originally Posted by TyreeSEO View Post

          Love that song too baby. Eagles get me groovin'!
          Me too! I have a couple of their albums on my Ipod.

          Terra
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    • Profile picture of the author jkibbles
      Originally Posted by alistair View Post

      Ok as there is only one side to the story then I'll give you mine if you want. I can't speak for others but I guess they had the same view as me and that's why they had a "whine", even though I wouldn't say what I said as you quoted above is whining or slamming you, but ok.

      First though I'd like to ask you why do you think people critisized you and you're signature? Have you really thought about it? All I get from your thread is that you put yourself over as some kind of victim and cleverly put everybody else with a signature in your boat with you. Personally I think you're whining a bit but whatever.

      The reason I think why people were whining was because it doesn't take a Joseph Robinson to work out what was going on.

      If I had a penny for every time I've read on a thread in the last week, but last Saturday really, how you've been telling people for ages about emds blah blah blah or suchlike I'd have £12.69.

      You may consider that as free and helpful info but it was in fact, now let's try to be honest here, just to expose your updated emd related signature to an audience that couldn't have been more targeted, plain and simple. Plain and simple aren't the audience by the way, that's just a saying. Anyway, nothing wrong with that maybe, but quite frankly I'm surprised that the amount of times your signature was appearing on Saturday it didn't trigger Googles spam algorithim on its own.

      Of course people can have signatures or not and I'm really not bothered one way or the other. Really I'm not. But making out like you're oblivious as to why people were having a go is just plain silly for want of a better word. Maybe fluffythewondercat could enlighten me on that one?

      People don't like spamming and that's how it appeared. Right or wrong, that's exactly how it appeared and to more than one person clearly.



      Ever heard the old truism, "There's no smoke without fire"?

      The reason I didn't want to say all this is because it isn't productive as you obviously don't see what other people obviously saw. There's also people on here that only say things that they think others like to hear regardless of what's right or not because they are sheep and brown nose, but I don't.

      So there you have it. I'm not lying, I'm not whinging, I'm not envious, I'm not really bothered. I'm telling you how I saw it and I may get trashed or whatever but I won't whine about it.
      So, from what I'm reading here, the part that bothers you about his signature is that it relates to the topic he posted about? By that argument, everyone here should get rid of their signatures. In a perfect world, the fact that he feels he is knowledgeable enough about the topic to include his related service in his signature would lead to more credibility, not less.
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      • Profile picture of the author alistair
        Originally Posted by jkibbles View Post

        So, from what I'm reading here, the part that bothers you about his signature is that it relates to the topic he posted about? By that argument, everyone here should get rid of their signatures. In a perfect world, the fact that he feels he is knowledgeable enough about the topic to include his related service in his signature would lead to more credibility, not less.
        People come here who have many topics included in their signature. Doesn't mean their an expert. I'm not saying wolfmmiii isn't an expert and doesn't not know his stuff, in fact I didn't say much really until people pushed it, but I lay my own bed.

        I'm not really interested anyway. It's old and boring and a waste of time and energy.
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    • Profile picture of the author Joseph Robinson
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      Originally Posted by alistair View Post

      The reason I think why people were whining was because it doesn't take a Joseph Robinson to work out what was going on.




      To address your side though: you have a point as well. I've been looking back through wolf's post history to find the thread where this went down, and I think that you didn't need to handle it the way that you did. Either report the individual posts that look spammy, or give them a profile infraction that warns them against the behavior you are seeing. Mods see those too (at least the red cards I believe), and you can directly alert/confront the offendor in a place other than a public thread.

      I can see where you are seeing wolf as repetitive, and if the sig is a new one that is meant to pimp what he is saying in posts I understand your anger. I can't directly back you though, because I myself have given writing/article syndication advice in a ton of threads while displaying a signature advertising syndicated writing services. Don't want to be a hypocrite .
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  • Profile picture of the author Xtronikz
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    Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

    I really don't understand the sudden backlash against signatures.

    For some reason, I've been hammered by a small subset of members over my signature as have a few other members.

    Newsflash! Signatures are allowed! If you don't like them, don't look at them!

    There are many experienced folks on these boards that give out FREE information (and lots of it). In exchange, they (we) are permitted to display a signature.

    Who cares what someone's motive is for posting? As long as the information provided is good (not just a single, "what he said" one-liner or some random common-sense info), what does it matter if the poster displays a signature or not? The information in the post is still good and still FREE.

    This is a marketing forum. To be horrified by a signature seems ridiculous.

    Nobody is MAKING you purchase a product or service from a signature. If someone's signature doesn't appeal to you, ignore it and move along.
    Amen! Its your account so you should have the right to post what you want to post in your sig.
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  • Profile picture of the author TyreeSEO
    I like to put motivating and inspirational quotes in my signature. It's my space for my words. Why can't people understand that? People can say what they'd like to say!
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    • Profile picture of the author GuruJu
      Originally Posted by TyreeSEO View Post

      I like to put motivating and inspirational quotes in my signature. It's my space for my words. Why can't people understand that? People can say what they'd like to say!
      I have to agree. I've only just joined the Warriors Forum after hearing much praise (despite knowing of it's existence for quite some time), and I'm shocked at the behavior expressed by some on this thread.

      It hasn't scared me off yet, but I hope people are generally more tolerant than this.
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      • Profile picture of the author TyreeSEO
        Originally Posted by GuruJu View Post

        I have to agree. I've only just joined the Warriors Forum after hearing much praise (despite knowing of it's existence for quite some time), and I'm shocked at the behavior expressed by some on this thread.

        It hasn't scared me off yet, but I hope people are generally more tolerant than this.
        They have their own signature, and we have ours, right? And I'm new here too. I'll stay strong and ignore these ignorant people!
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      • Profile picture of the author tpw
        Originally Posted by GuruJu View Post

        I have to agree. I've only just joined the Warriors Forum after hearing much praise (despite knowing of it's existence for quite some time), and I'm shocked at the behavior expressed by some on this thread.

        It hasn't scared me off yet, but I hope people are generally more tolerant than this.


        These kinds of threads are an aberration, although they do occur far too frequently.

        Where egos meet, there will occasionally be ego clashes.

        People here in the forum are generally for more tolerant than what you have seen in this thread... But occasionally, people will take a stand against ignorance or stupidity, and there is nothing wrong in doing so...

        Don't let it scare you away from the bigger conversation about making money.
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        • Profile picture of the author GuruJu
          Originally Posted by tpw View Post

          These kinds of threads are an aberration, although they do occur far too frequently.

          Where egos meet, there will occasionally be ego clashes.

          People here in the forum are generally for more tolerant than what you have seen in this thread... But occasionally, people will take a stand against ignorance or stupidity, and there is nothing wrong in doing so...

          Don't let it scare you away from the bigger conversation about making money.
          Hi Bill,

          Yes you are right. This is human nature, for those that are driven by an unruly ego.
          Whilst a thread like this isn't likely to instil discipline in those that lack self control, it will at least bring to light their ignorance and/or stupidity, as you quite rightly pointed out.

          It was just a shock for me as it was the first thread I visited.

          I will stick around some more
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  • Profile picture of the author PerformanceMan
    Wolf needs a support group not a discussion forum. May I suggest 'Remaining Signature Spammers Forever.' They meet every Tuesday at First Methodist.
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    • Profile picture of the author wolfmmiii
      Originally Posted by PerformanceMan View Post

      Wolf needs a support group not a discussion forum. May I suggest 'Remaining Signature Spammers Forever.' They meet every Tuesday at First Methodist.
      I figured you'd show up eventually.:rolleyes:

      Feel free to direct me to the numerous unhelpful threads and posts that I've made....
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      • Profile picture of the author PerformanceMan
        Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

        I figured you'd show up eventually.:rolleyes:
        For the record, I could care less what you put in your sig or how many times you flash it.

        If people buy that's one less unemployeed person we have to worry about and I'm all for it
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  • Profile picture of the author Sarevok
    I concur with this fellow.

    You'll never get a valuable service for nothing.

    What we have here is the accumulative wealth of thousands of years of marketing experience.

    Why anyone would not encourage this to flourish, I have no idea.
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    • Profile picture of the author TyreeSEO
      Originally Posted by Sarevok View Post

      I concur with this fellow.

      You'll never get a valuable service for nothing.

      What we have here is the accumulative wealth of thousands of years of marketing experience.

      Why anyone would not encourage this to flourish, I have no idea.
      Right? The haters do not want us to embellish success and the knowledge that we have here!

      No love for hate!
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    • Profile picture of the author TyreeSEO
      Originally Posted by JaRyCu View Post

      Hey all you whiners and whingers (thanks for the references on that word...I just thought it was a typo), I found your theme song:

      I used to think
      I had the answers to everything,
      But now I know
      Life doesn't always go my way, yeah...
      Feels like I'm caught in the middle
      That's when I realize...

      [Chorus:]
      I'm not a girl,
      Not yet a woman.
      All I need is time,
      A moment that is mine,
      While I'm in between.

      Singer? Britney Spears

      You're welcome.

      -- j
      Who's Britney Spears? Those words are so true, I'm going to look her up and listen to more of her work.
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      • Profile picture of the author Horny Devil
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        Originally Posted by TyreeSEO View Post

        Who's Britney Spears? Those words are so true, I'm going to look her up and listen to more of her work.
        ???

        I've never met a guy with no eyes or ears before.


        Mind you, I did know of a man with no arms or legs. He went to a brothel, and the madam answered the door. "What do you want?" she said.

        "Sex", he replied.

        "But you've got no arms or legs", she said.

        He replied: "I rang the bell didn't I".
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  • Profile picture of the author Adie
    Some people are jealous.. that's why....
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    Moderator's Note: You're only allowed to put your own products or sites in your signature.

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  • Profile picture of the author stan22
    Originally Posted by wolfmmiii View Post

    I really don't understand the sudden backlash against signatures.

    For some reason, I've been hammered by a small subset of members over my signature as have a few other members.

    Newsflash! Signatures are allowed! If you don't like them, don't look at them!

    There are many experienced folks on these boards that give out FREE information (and lots of it). In exchange, they (we) are permitted to display a signature.

    Who cares what someone's motive is for posting? As long as the information provided is good (not just a single, "what he said" one-liner or some random common-sense info), what does it matter if the poster displays a signature or not? The information in the post is still good and still FREE.

    This is a marketing forum. To be horrified by a signature seems ridiculous.

    Nobody is MAKING you purchase a product or service from a signature. If someone's signature doesn't appeal to you, ignore it and move along.
    Nothing is free.
    Whoever contributes with their posts here, does it for one kind of reward or another.
    All forums live (and exist by it).

    Having said that, nobody forces whingers to buy anything.
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  • Profile picture of the author Rbtmarshall
    What signatures?
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  • Profile picture of the author JabMonkey
    I can't say that ALL of my replies have been contributive in a meaningful way....I mean, sometimes it's just telling someone "thanks for the info!" if the share was good.

    But out of the almost 200 posts in only a month I've made, I think the majority of them have been a decent contribution, even if several were merely comical.

    Sigs are an incentive to post as others have pointed out already, and I think most of us feel we have something decent to offer via our sigs, so I really don't care who complains about it, the exception being the admins of course.
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  • Profile picture of the author nav123
    Seriously man!! Just ignore those whinners. Ignorance is the main aspect of being successful. Signature is vital. They gives us targeted traffic to our website. Honestly, I have noticed that people who have signatures have more quality post than those who does not have.
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  • Profile picture of the author fin
    Thanks for this thread. I can now slit my wrists knowing it can't get much worse on the other side
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    • Profile picture of the author tpw
      Originally Posted by bhushan@rancor View Post

      I think it should be stopped because Videos and Pics can do good work.it is worth then all words. It should be go on because there is also a option that I have good result from signature.Both can be.

      Yeah... We need to keep sigs in place for this guy. He needs them more than we do.


      Originally Posted by fin View Post

      Thanks for this thread. I can now slit my wrists knowing it can't get much worse on the other side

      Rock On!!! You made my night!!!

      As you might guess, I ran out of Thanks buttons. :p
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  • Profile picture of the author Lisha5684
    I happen to like reading people's signatures and checking out their stuff. It gives you more info about that person and there might be something valuable to you on the other end of that link.
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  • Profile picture of the author prolink83
    Thanks for the post, if you even care to spend some time check out my other posts, I spent average of 60-100 words every time I post something and mainly helping other visitors with the information they need. So I appreciate for making that point.
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  • Profile picture of the author TyreeSEO
    Guys we all just need to relax and chill.

    Here's some of my favorite grove music.


    Everybody just get down with each other and make some money!
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  • Profile picture of the author bhushan@rancor
    I think it should be stopped because Videos and Pics can do good work.it is worth then all words. It should be go on because there is also a option that I have good result from signature.Both can be.
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  • Profile picture of the author tpw
    Originally Posted by Nio93 View Post

    Some signatures actually help Warriors, ever think about that?

    LOL

    My signature is BIGGER than your signature.
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    • Profile picture of the author Joseph Robinson
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      Originally Posted by Nio93 View Post

      My CTR is higher
      An indictment against the intelligence of the forum community, considering the sig content and then the claim made on the sales page

      FREE! "How To Get Up To 100,000 Visitors Per Day And Earn As Much As $8,354.44 - $48,833.00 In A Single Week Selling Other People's Stuff... The Easy Way!"
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  • Profile picture of the author tryinhere
    Well wolfmmiii, I had a person vote my Sig up not down so I suppose it swings both ways, at the end of the day if somebody has time to whine about another persons Sig ( unless it breaks the rules ) they are probably a bored person with nothing to do and wasting time spinning their wheels. Feel sorry for them in some ways.

    Just move on there will be a new person spinning their wheels tomorrow and the next and the next, smile and wave, just smile and wave.
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  • Profile picture of the author RedShifted
    Apparently you can make any claim you want in your sig as long as you put "jk" on your sales page.
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  • Profile picture of the author Joseph Robinson
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    Sylviad,

    You actually have the option to turn off your signature for certain posts. Look to the bottom right of the quick reply box. You'll see a box ticked that says "show your signature".
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    • Profile picture of the author sylviad
      Originally Posted by Joseph Robinson View Post

      Sylviad,

      You actually have the option to turn off your signature for certain posts. Look to the bottom right of the quick reply box. You'll see a box ticked that says "show your signature".
      OH YEAH! {giggle}

      How'd I miss that? Maybe because I never use quick reply. But I see it is below this post entry box. I never read those bits. I'm always too anxious to get my message posted before I lose it.

      So... I stand corrected.

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