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Old 02-27-2006, 06:08 AM
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Help promote being legit.

Here are some images you can use in your forum signature on other forums or on your website. You can choose based on the number of years you have been in business. Please post on other forums to promote others go legit.

1st year

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[url=http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/cgi-bin/ikonboard.cgi?act=ST&f=1&t=1920][img]http://www.gophergraphics.com/images/1styear.gif[/img][/url][/quote]

1+ year

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[url=http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/cgi-bin/ikonboard.cgi?act=ST&f=1&t=1920][img]http://www.gophergraphics.com/images/1years.gif[/img][/url][/quote]

2+ year

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[url=http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/cgi-bin/ikonboard.cgi?act=ST&f=1&t=1920][img]http://www.gophergraphics.com/images/2years.gif[/img][/url][/quote]

3+ year

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[url=http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/cgi-bin/ikonboard.cgi?act=ST&f=1&t=1920][img]http://www.gophergraphics.com/images/3years.gif[/img][/url][/quote]

4+ year

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[url=http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/cgi-bin/ikonboard.cgi?act=ST&f=1&t=1920][img]http://www.gophergraphics.com/images/4years.gif[/img][/url][/quote]

5+ year

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[url=http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/cgi-bin/ikonboard.cgi?act=ST&f=1&t=1920][img]http://www.gophergraphics.com/images/5years.gif[/img][/url][/quote]

10+ year

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[url=http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/cgi-bin/ikonboard.cgi?act=ST&f=1&t=1920][img]http://www.gophergraphics.com/images/10years.gif[/img][/url][/quote]
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Do you have a story of being caught before you were legit or do you know someone who ran into problems because they weren't legit?

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no story here. but i did use one of those on the cafe
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Old 03-03-2006, 04:43 AM
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Just a thought, how about one of those that doesn't say how long you have been in business. Some guy's might not like to admit that they have only been in business for a short time and other guy's might not like letting people know that they have been in the business since mosses was a baby ....lol. Also helps with the anonimity of the internet
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Great idea. Here is one that doesn't include a year.

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[url=http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/cgi-bin/ikonboard.cgi?act=ST&f=1&t=1920][img]http://www.gophergraphics.com/images/stronger.gif[/img][/url][/quote]
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Great guy's but there is a mistake in your code.
http://www.gophergraphics.com/images/stronger.gif
does not exist, you need to put it in that directly or grant rights to the directory
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Thanks, got it working now.
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I was going to give it a run on the pro boards in AUS but you stole my thunder...lol
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Hi tlclismore,

I would really like to hear your stories or the stories you have heard from others about problems they ran into.
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SprinklerGuy wrote:

Before I had my contractors license about 12 years ago....I did a job, full landscape, lighting, irrigation, grading.....The guy turned me into the board because I never came and hauled off a 20 foot length of 1.5 inch pipe...

Cost me 1000 in fines.....forced me to get licensed....my business exploded after that because I felt more legitimate and more confident.


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