[meteorite-list] Idea for list to think about

From: dean bessey <deanbessey_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Mar 2007 12:07:35 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <940156.67777.qm_at_web56115.mail.re3.yahoo.com>

Putting code in the title is not really feisable. I am
often short space anyway and already include my own
code for example.
However, if an odd code was inserted into the text, if
you set the ebay search parameters to "Search title
and description " you might still end up with the same
result that you want and could filter them all to your

--- Paul Harris <paul at meteorite.com> wrote:

> Hello Everyone!
> One of our beta testers asked if we could do
> something to filter out the
> junk ebay auctions. Here is one idea.
> If all the meteorite-lists "Sellers" added the same
> code (example
> "ML1947") in the title of all their auctions then
> all of the "Buyers"
> could search using that code and eliminate the junk.
> On our page
> visitors would have a choice of "All ebay Sellers"
> or "Meteorite-List
> Sellers" and would not have to remember any code.
> I don't know if there is enough interest to warrant
> the extra step all
> the sellers would have to do. If anybody feels
> strongly one way or
> another please discuss. If the list is in favor of
> this, I suggest we
> Not take up list bandwidth discussing what the code
> should be. We should
> let a few of the major players choose what works
> best for them.
> I have my helmet on so throw away :-)
> Paul
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