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Forum topic by TheDane posted 07-16-2013 05:03 PM 734 views 0 times favorited 18 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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TheDane

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07-16-2013 05:03 PM

Just noticed the change in the ‘Shops’ tab … IMHO, it is a real improvement.

Now, when I go to ‘Shops’, I can see which ones have photos and which ones don’t.

FWIW, I have never been interested in reading about somebody’s shop without pictures.

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"


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Sandra

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#1 posted 07-16-2013 05:12 PM

Agreed! I love looking at the shop photos. A description just isn’t the same.

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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#2 posted 07-16-2013 05:38 PM

I like it all, but mine…. I need to update some pictures there

-- Who is John Galt?

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#3 posted 07-16-2013 06:17 PM

Absolutely!

IMO, that alone helps me tell the talking heads from “real” woodworkers.
But then again, that is just me… ;-)

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#4 posted 07-16-2013 06:41 PM

I, too, love the new look. Way to go, Martin!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#5 posted 07-16-2013 06:48 PM

MsDebbie,
Any chance of adding a couple of “search” tabs, for such things as what “State” or “Country” and then maybe a tab for shop size (<500sqft, less than 1000sqft, over 1000sqft)?

This might help folks see what others have done with their shops of similar size and draw ideas from those similar shops.

THANKS MARTIN! +100

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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TheDane

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#6 posted 07-16-2013 06:56 PM

+1 for HorizontalMike’s suggestion … search tabs would be nice!

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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#7 posted 07-16-2013 10:57 PM

Yep… No Pictures… Didn’t Happen…

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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Woodmaster1

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#8 posted 07-16-2013 11:15 PM

I love it as well, it got me to update my pictures. I also like the search ideas.

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#9 posted 07-17-2013 08:55 AM

thanks re: feedback.

re: locations, I’m assuming the goal is to find woodworkers who are in your area. “Groups” is on the long-term goal list.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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TheDane

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#10 posted 07-17-2013 12:50 PM

MsDebbieP—Correct … I would like to be able to search for LJ’s in and around Wisconsin.

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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#11 posted 07-17-2013 05:44 PM

Nice improvement, much appreciated.

Now here is one fancy shop ;)
http://lumberjocks.com/TylerPOF/workshop

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|

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#12 posted 07-17-2013 08:56 PM

Thanks for the heads up. I stopped using that tab because it was a pain looking for the ones with pix.

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#13 posted 07-17-2013 08:59 PM

Rick M And right out side of Hong Kong. They really know how to build a pimp shop in china!!!

-- Who is John Galt?

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#14 posted 07-17-2013 09:03 PM

I agree with the suggestions for searching, but I do like the new Most Discussed/Favorited feature that is currently there.

-- John H. [To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk. ~Edison]

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#15 posted 07-17-2013 09:14 PM

great,thanks for the heads up.i like to look at the shops also you can borrow alot of ideas.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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