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Author Topic: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!  (Read 770458 times)

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8760 on: April 13, 2019, 08:22:21 PM »
I saw in another thread where folks are selling their Marriott, Hilton, Ritz, etc, certificates/vouchers (most likely because they cannot use them and want to get something for them). My question is, how does the process work? If I want to buy one (at my own risk, I assume) what is the process and will the hotel honor it? Or does selling it void it and I'd be stuck without a valid reservation? Thank you.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8761 on: April 13, 2019, 10:49:32 PM »
I saw in another thread where folks are selling their Marriott, Hilton, Ritz, etc, certificates/vouchers (most likely because they cannot use them and want to get something for them). My question is, how does the process work? If I want to buy one (at my own risk, I assume) what is the process and will the hotel honor it? Or does selling it void it and I'd be stuck without a valid reservation? Thank you.
Contact the person selling it and see what they say.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8762 on: April 14, 2019, 12:09:34 AM »
Nothing I've set seems to be able to send me notifications when people respond to me posts.
"Notify" at the bottom of a thread gives you mails when anyone posts.  Not just when they respond to you, but it's close.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8763 on: April 14, 2019, 06:10:06 PM »
Why do people write +1 in a new post instead of just clicking like?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8764 on: April 14, 2019, 06:16:28 PM »
Why do people write +1 in a new post instead of just clicking like?

It's stronger than like.
Old timers used +1 before there was like, so it sometimes feels right.
Post padding.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8765 on: April 14, 2019, 06:17:20 PM »
+1

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8766 on: April 14, 2019, 06:22:07 PM »
You should have specified on which post you wanted to add your +1 , now it is just showing as a new post with +1 :)
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8767 on: April 14, 2019, 06:22:47 PM »
You can all have my +1  ;)

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8768 on: April 14, 2019, 06:33:22 PM »
Post padding.
Aha. Now things make more sense.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8769 on: April 14, 2019, 06:35:19 PM »
What's the benefit of post padding?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8770 on: April 14, 2019, 06:44:06 PM »
Why do people write +1 in a new post instead of just clicking like?
On tapa there is no like button

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8771 on: April 14, 2019, 06:44:46 PM »
What's the benefit of post padding?
None but they just don't get it.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8772 on: April 14, 2019, 06:46:48 PM »
where would i post "selling amex adobe offer"?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8773 on: April 14, 2019, 06:51:47 PM »
None but they just don't get it.
The real question is, when you get a status update does it reflect in past posts as well  :P

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #8774 on: April 14, 2019, 07:48:09 PM »

       For all your "experts" out there. Please only post helpful and patient responses without degrading people and making them feel bad for being a beginner!

                   


Why isn't this the expectation for all forums?