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Rule reminder - read this if you have a signature

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by jazzc, Sep 25, 2014.

  1. jazzc

    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    There seems to be a very common mistake on people's signatures.

    Do NOT use font size > 2.

    It says that in the rules. Verbatim. Section 5. Stop asking me why I gave you a warning and re-read the sig rules instead.

    Thanks. :cow04:
     
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  2. rabbitking

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    Thanks for the reminder JazzC. For those of us who rented our sig space lets make sure there compliant.
    Its easy to forget and just copy/paste what they sent you. So giving it a check is a must. :)
     
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    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Exactly, 2 maximum.
     
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    Always thought 2 > 2 is not true
     
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    Got it just changed it.
     
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    This post would have been a lot better than just giving warnings IMHO.

    Anyway, I'm changing the signature size asap.
     
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    Be quiet Dude, or you will have no sig and become candy canned!
     
  10. jazzc

    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    I see that someone who doesn't lose the tiniest opportunity to expose other members' breaking of the rules, was quite upset by me giving him a warning just like everybody else who got one for the same sig rule violation. Too bad your post got removed, would have been interesting to find out the why you minded.
     
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  11. royserpa

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    Not sure if that post is about me, but I was just giving my opinion, nothing personal.
     
  12. jazzc

    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    How could it be about you when your post was NOT removed? :)
     
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    I didn't mind that much lol and I certainly wasn't upset.
    It just surprised me, when there seem to more important issues that need to be addressed.
     
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    Thanks for the reminder.
     
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  15. WizGizmo

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    I un-deleted the post in question.
     
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    That is why i don't have a signature! Too many of them and i don't concentrate when reading a guide- always looking at them signatures :/ well my signature is for hire or sale.
     
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    Thank you Wiz,
    I don't really understand why the post in question was so contentious, as it was clearly a joke.

    I inadvertently broke the rules and received a warning, I don't have a problem with that, but it would have been nice to receive a 48 grace period before this was enforced.

    Anyway, no hard feelings towards anybody, seriously.
     
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  18. BreaknBrix

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    Jazz,

    When I woke up this morning I noticed I had to re-accept the rule list but since I was too tired I skipped them like when I first joined (it's a really long list to read).

    My question is, is there a post on the forum that is an exact duplicate of that list? Because I've searched the lounge, I've searched BH SEO forums, and I can NOT find that same exact rule list anywhere.

    I'd rather print it out and read a segment each time (when I do something murky) then try and memorize the whole list in 1 read.


    Thank you.
     
  19. aqibarif74

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    Sad to get warning :( but i am still here :D
    Thanks for giving me reminder :)
     
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  20. HelloInsomnia

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    The rules are right here: http://www.blackhatworld.com/blackhat-seo/misc.php?do=vsarules
     
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