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Discussion in 'Introductions' started by alcatrazstate, Jun 21, 2014.

  1. alcatrazstate

    alcatrazstate Newbie

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    Hello BHW,

    I'm kind of a crab and hide in a shell a lot of the time. I'm sure most people do, but I've been lurking on this forum reading and learning from you all for a few years.
    I haven't really practiced what I've learned and I'm certain it is because I got stuck in a lurker mindset. Anyways I've never been big on participating in a forum community but I'd like to give it a try and hopefully get to a point where I'm contributing as much as I've been leeching here.

    I'm a student of graphic design, fine arts,music production and a former tattoo artist. I produce my own music as well as others, and after graduating from an arts conservatory haven't really pursued financial gain through my visual arts. Although this forum is definitely inspiring me to use my assets and skills to my advantage instead of seeking other skills and putting my eggs in the wrong basket.

    This forum has a wealth of information and some very helpful members.

    Excited to be a part of the group motivation that occurs here.

    -alca
     
  2. Panoush

    Panoush Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    welcome and congrats on finally signing up! you will find you will actually learn a lot more when you are interacting as well as reading
     
  3. TheUnborn

    TheUnborn Elite Member

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    Joined in 2012,after 2 years your first post,welcome buddy
     
  4. proxygo

    proxygo Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    so in effect for 2 and a half yrs u read you learned you applied what
    you you learned, maybe earned a few $ here n there posted nothing
    thats not a lurker thats a leecher, take and no give - with respect
     
  5. alcatrazstate

    alcatrazstate Newbie

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    Actually I never applied any of my learning. I just read on occasion. I probably frequented the forum once ever two months. It seems like every time I visited I had to change my password. Regardless, I'm pretty sure I called myself a leecher as well.
    Hopefully I'm not misinterpreting your post as hostile. Either way I'm excited to learn to apply what I've read here, and become an actual student of internet marketing and the likes.
     
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  6. WizGizmo

    WizGizmo Super Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Welcome to BHW alcatrazstate. Glad to see that you "came out of
    your shell". It's never too late to turn your knowledge into action. :)

    Best Wishes! - "Wiz"
     
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    keywordspot Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Come back to our world from 2012. It's new generation on here.
    Happy to see you on here. Read more and learn well.
    Enjoy your stay on here.
    Cheers :)