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#16 Bill

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Posted Mar 25 2008 - 06:57 AM

I want to thank those that donated this month, it is very much appreciated.
Many thanks folks!!

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Posted Feb 22 2009 - 09:59 PM

OK, with RSC down and me having used your site for much too long without donating, I made a donation this evening!

Thanks for all your hard work.

Regards,

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Posted Feb 23 2009 - 07:45 AM

Thx very much, every bit helps especially in times like these.
Also thx to all that have donated to us in the past :)

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Posted Sep 08 2009 - 12:35 PM

just a little :bump2: to remind anyone wanting to help with the $354/month server costs.

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Posted Sep 08 2009 - 01:32 PM

I´m in! Thanks for the bump, Keith.  :wave:

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Posted Sep 08 2009 - 02:21 PM

Done! :)

Not much but I think that's better than nothing.

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Posted Sep 08 2009 - 02:36 PM

View PostAkseli, on Sep 8 2009, 09:21 PM, said:

Not much but I think that's better than nothing.
Anything is greatly appreciated by Bill.

Many thanks Guys! :thumbup:

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Posted Sep 09 2009 - 03:28 AM

Thanks for the reminder Keith.

The small amount I've donated is not really indicative of how much I appreciate your efforts. Thanks Bill and Keith.

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Posted Sep 09 2009 - 11:30 AM

View PostFrenchy, on Sep 9 2009, 11:28 AM, said:

The small amount I've donated is not really indicative of how much I appreciate your efforts. Thanks Bill and Keith.
Same here!

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Posted Apr 06 2010 - 01:52 AM

I was talking to Bill yesterday and we wanted to thank the people who have donated and appreciate their help supporting this forum.


Thank you!!! :hat-tip:

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Posted Apr 06 2010 - 03:18 PM

Thks goes to you Bill and Keith !  :bigclap: :rbow: :notworthy: :rockon: :wave:

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Posted Apr 06 2010 - 11:41 PM

Might I suggest that you move the "Make a Donation" button up into the right-hand side of the blue SRMZ banner at the top of the page?

I didn't even see that thing down there, hiding next to the "what's this and why would I care?" SimRacingLinks graphic...

--jhb

Edited by John Bradley, Apr 06 2010 - 11:41 PM.


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Posted Jul 27 2010 - 01:11 PM

I have just received a lovely PM:

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Hello keith

Probably don`t remember me..its be a LONG time since i was last here.

I gave up racing and hadn't been online for a few years now (the tedium of life kept getting in the way) so i quit.

Thankfully thats all behind me now and its been great going to all the favourite racing sites again.I was in for a big shock when i went to RSC..what the Hell has happened to that site.!!

It used to be the mother lode but now its a pale shadow of its self..that is a real shame.

I was wondering if this site had gone the same sad way but thankfully their is still the welcoming friendly atmosphere,the love of racing,and the general ease which makes this site such a pleasure to visit.

I don`t know how you keep the same high standards year after year but i am damn glad they are dedicated people like you who do.


Gosh it's nice to receive a PM like that but in reality the forum is made up of the members and the admin staff are little more than helpers.



The guy that a lot of people forget about is Bill, without his support there wouldn't be all the hosted stuff there is here SRMZ, at GPLRepository, the aGPLtd and of course all of Speedgeezers. Bill hosts all these sites on his server at his own expense. That is of course if there are no donations and recently he has had to shoulder the cost by himself.



So, if you feel up to it go to the bottom of the page and use the yellow "Make a Donation" button.



Many Thanks :hat-tip:

#29 Paddy the Irishman

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Posted Jul 27 2010 - 03:28 PM

Many thanks to all who work and all who contribute - and expecially to all who do both.

I am not able to do much in the way of contributions but this topic update has nudged me to contribute - I would echo the suggestions by others that the "Donate" button should be made more evident and if possible put on the TOP of the page.

In addition, could you put a sort of banner across the top of the page with a bar graph showing the monthly cost, what has been contributed and what is needed in addition?

We all tend to think that all 'on the web' is for free and need to have our memory jogged from time to time.

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Posted Jul 27 2010 - 04:32 PM

Done :)

THere are not enough ways to say thanks to Bill and also to Keith. Anyway, I will use the classic Thank you so much guys !!!!! :)




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