The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > FORUM FUNCTIONS > Forum Announcments/FAQ/Suggestions/Test > Forum FAQ/HOW TO
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Forum FAQ/HOW TO Facts Answers Question about the Sportster Forum and how to use the forum funtions

Active Threads
0 New member
Last Post: Highly-Dangerous
Posted On: 13 Minutes Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 75
0 Roadster CX Cafe Build
Last Post: Highly-Dangerous
Posted On: 15 Minutes Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 370
14 Mid controls??
Last Post: Nicktree1200
Posted On: 40 Minutes Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 203
0 Best Street/track Camshaft for boost, help??? :)
Last Post: Jens L
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 7
0 Knowing weather you can ride
Last Post: Nibelungen
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 65
0 Rubbermount oil consumption poll
Last Post: SLW210
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 225
Views: 108,947
0 Frame bracket
Last Post: Bwf347
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 212
0 Dyno Run, V&H straight shots vs. Screamin' Eagles
Last Post: 60Gunner
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 51
Views: 41,707
0 `83 XLX rebuid and questions thread
Last Post: SHAKY DAVE
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 274
Views: 25,027
0 Checking slow jet is correct size
Last Post: Tomcatt
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 100
0 In case you have not seen Harley-Davidson's New Business Plan-
Last Post: ZCarFan
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 278
0 Headlight help please
Last Post: PetesPonies
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 310
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: trainman
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 46,356
Views: 7,367,384
0 Analysis results on my run of Rotella T
Last Post: TUCCI
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 106
Views: 31,286
0 What brand synthetic oil do you use
Last Post: glbsportster
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 459
Views: 114,536
0 tire changer
Last Post: PetesPonies
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 247
0 Ve tables for iron 883 with 1250 conversion
Last Post: Bikeaholic
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 178
0 06 Roadster. Any problems? What’s it worth?
Last Post: PetesPonies
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 190
0 su carb question
Last Post: kitabel
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 121
0 Why cafe a sportster?
Last Post: TUCCI
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 268
Views: 87,663
0 New to the Chopper Lyfe
Last Post: Bigshankhank
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 3,251
0 Anyone put a mechanical speedo drive on the rear wheel?
Last Post: xl883lo
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 1,342
0 Wtb--1967--1972 xlh
Last Post: Doc308
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 61
0 new to me 883
Last Post: Racepres
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 331
0 Hot Rods, Rat Rods, and Customs.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 3,944
Views: 517,765
0 PLEASE READ THIS Before You Post In 'The BUY - SELL - TRADE Zone'!
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 374
0 Getting ready to try firing it up after a year long rebuid
Last Post: nychopper
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 1,192
0 Akrapovic Open Line exhaust
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 105
0 Performance valves and springs
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 1,032
0 Tachometer?
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 736
More...
Members Birthdays
fhilliard (79), paulmo (75), Beloved (49), Mr. Cro (49), Chopper Duke (41), Danny3nose (39)
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 7th January 2005
bplinson's Avatar
bplinson bplinson is offline
The XL Forum Host
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Somewhere in the woods, looking for a Geocache
Posts: 14,265
Sportster/Buell Model: 883>1250 Stage 2
Sportster/Buell Year: 2002
Other Motorcycle Model: Road Glide
Other Motorcycle Year: 2011
Reputation: 539289
bplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond repute
Exclamation Vendor/Sponsor/Advertising Rules

Moved over from old forum.
__________________________________________________ __________________
Since we are now getting some Supporting Vendors I thought it would be a good time to lay down some ground rules about advertising in the forum.

Basically if you are trying to sell a product do not use the forums as free advertising. Only Supporting Vendors are authorized to post about their products.

There area few reasons for this.

Running this website costs money and time and without the support of the vendors and the Premium Members the website could not exist.

This website in the first 20 days of July 2004 produced over 30GB of traffic and is still growing. We might soon get to a point where we will have to go to a dedicated server and the cost of running the website will increase dramatically.

Having Supporting Vendors will help pay for running the website as they pay a monthly fee to have a banner ad, a forum area, and to sponser a forum topic. It also helps to pay for other things like the patches, decals, contest prizes, etc... The money generated may also go to support various events like Sportster Specific Meets or to help out a Professional Sportster drag racing team.

The Supporting Vendors are also enthusiasts that offer products that you as a Sportster Enthusiast may need or want. They also feel that this website is important to the Sportster riding community and would like to see the website contiune to bring together Sportster riders from all over the world.

Therefore from this point forward I will ask all members not to advertise anything in the forum. This does not mean that you can not discuss products. If you use a product and are not trying to sell it or support a non-supporting vendor then feel free to discuss it. Also do not put links to commercial websites in your signature. I consider this advertising.

The classified section is still open ro rgeister members to sell parts as long as it is not a commercial venture.

If you are interested in having a banner advertisement and a forum topic for your business please PM me.

These rules may and probably will change with time.
__________________
Germany Bert - Site Admin - Author of the FAMOUS THREAD 13!

XLF on FACEBOOK - http://www.facebook.com/XLFORUM

AMA #961454

Last edited by bplinson; 27th April 2007 at 11:05..
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 7th January 2005
bplinson's Avatar
bplinson bplinson is offline
The XL Forum Host
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Somewhere in the woods, looking for a Geocache
Posts: 14,265
Sportster/Buell Model: 883>1250 Stage 2
Sportster/Buell Year: 2002
Other Motorcycle Model: Road Glide
Other Motorcycle Year: 2011
Reputation: 539289
bplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond repute
Default

The above post was written before we were on dedicated server.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10th January 2005
Moved On Moved On is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 94
Reputation: 8
Moved On is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Bert do you have a page with a list of the supporting vendors & links to them?

Gary
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 12th February 2005
bplinson's Avatar
bplinson bplinson is offline
The XL Forum Host
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Somewhere in the woods, looking for a Geocache
Posts: 14,265
Sportster/Buell Model: 883>1250 Stage 2
Sportster/Buell Year: 2002
Other Motorcycle Model: Road Glide
Other Motorcycle Year: 2011
Reputation: 539289
bplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Just a quick reminder for everyone. Advertising your own business is not authorized on XLF unless you are a Supporting Vendor.

Our Supporting Vendors are:

Aswracing at NRHS V-twin Performance. www.nrhsperformance.com

If anyone would like to become a supporting vendor please contact me directly.

Last edited by bplinson; 2nd July 2005 at 10:34..
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 12th February 2005
Desertfox's Avatar
Desertfox Desertfox is offline
Master Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Houston, Texas
Posts: 3,294
Sportster/Buell Model: 2001 883 Custom
Desertfox has disabled reputation
Default

Thought you would catch that one. That is why I didn't give him a welcome. Thought it was very bad form.
__________________
If you hate me, I've probably given you just cause. There, feel better?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 12th February 2005
willprevale's Avatar
willprevale willprevale is offline
Senior Master Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Newnan Georgia
Posts: 3,850
Other Motorcycle Model: '06 Scarabeo
Reputation: 49477
willprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to beholdwillprevale is a splendid one to behold
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Desertfox
Thought you would catch that one. That is why I didn't give him a welcome. Thought it was very bad form.
I wasn't thinking Sorry 'bout that.
__________________
What anyone else thinks of me is none of my business.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 16th February 2005
bplinson's Avatar
bplinson bplinson is offline
The XL Forum Host
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Somewhere in the woods, looking for a Geocache
Posts: 14,265
Sportster/Buell Model: 883>1250 Stage 2
Sportster/Buell Year: 2002
Other Motorcycle Model: Road Glide
Other Motorcycle Year: 2011
Reputation: 539289
bplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Bump again.

I want to remind everyone that advertising your business on XLF is a no-no unless you are supporting vendor. This includes links to commericial site in signatures. If you have a business related to Sportsters or motorcycles in genral you may post a link in the links section.

It costs time and money to keep this website going and we have three supporting vendors that are helping to pay those costs.

I ask that if you notice someone posting info or pushing their produtcs that are not supporting vendors to please click on the little yield sign and report the post.

Our current supporting vendors are:

Aswracing (Aaron) at NRHS V-twin Performance. www.nrhsperformance.com

Our supporting vendors support you by supporting XLF.

Last edited by bplinson; 27th April 2007 at 11:07..
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 16th February 2005
Moonpie's Avatar
Moonpie Moonpie is offline
Drag Race Champion
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Waverly, VA
Posts: 386
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200C
Sportster/Buell Year: 02
Other Motorcycle Model: cb550, '69 Triumph chop
Other Motorcycle Year: 76
Reputation: 25
Moonpie is an unknown quantity at this point
Default I am new here and have a question.

If after posting your link in the personal/services section, if someone is asking about a certain service/part, would it be out of line to post and direct them to your own site?

i.e. "Yea, I can help you with that. Look under services and go to www.XXXXX.com"

or better to have them contact you off the board?

just trying to clarify so as not to step on any toe's!!

Jamie
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 16th February 2005
bplinson's Avatar
bplinson bplinson is offline
The XL Forum Host
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Somewhere in the woods, looking for a Geocache
Posts: 14,265
Sportster/Buell Model: 883>1250 Stage 2
Sportster/Buell Year: 2002
Other Motorcycle Model: Road Glide
Other Motorcycle Year: 2011
Reputation: 539289
bplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond reputebplinson has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Great question.

If you see a person asking about a certain porduct or service and you can provide that product or service you may PM (Private Message) them with your info.

Please do not post your info in that thread or in the public forum.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #10  
Old 16th February 2005
Moonpie's Avatar
Moonpie Moonpie is offline
Drag Race Champion
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Waverly, VA
Posts: 386
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200C
Sportster/Buell Year: 02
Other Motorcycle Model: cb550, '69 Triumph chop
Other Motorcycle Year: 76
Reputation: 25
Moonpie is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Cool! Understand and wilco.

Jamie
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FORUM RULES AND ETIQUETTE bplinson Forum FAQ/HOW TO 25 29th January 2009 07:08



Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 09:42.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC