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Post by Adrian on 3rd December 2009, 1:43 pm

I am looking to buy a domain name and move the forum onto a new host - this will make having things like the market place and the bookstore easier for me to set up and manage.

Now I have a couple of options on the domain - but one that is appealing is to have a small change in the forum name - to change it to Homemade Life and buy the .com domain.

It appeals to me as I want to keep the forum international in appeal and develop it further here in Canada and our neighbour to the South aswell as develop it more for the Uk and Europe.

I guess what I am asking is - are you, the members, happy with a small name change?

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Post by Adrian on 3rd December 2009, 2:46 pm

ok

Apologies to all - I hadn't realised that the permissions where restricted in this section - thanks to mike for pointing it out.

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Post by MrsNesbitt on 3rd December 2009, 3:01 pm

Sounds good to me. Whatever makes it easier to manage for you I'd support.

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Post by seileasdar on 3rd December 2009, 3:57 pm

As long as I can still access and won't be locked out or something, I am easy,
whatever the name tag says on the entry door.
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Post by Aberlemno on 3rd December 2009, 4:12 pm

It's fine by me. Do what is best for you.

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Post by AngelinaJellyBeana on 3rd December 2009, 5:47 pm

Fine by me Smile
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Post by polgara on 3rd December 2009, 5:49 pm

Whatever helps you Badger. Cool
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Post by Compostwoman on 3rd December 2009, 7:07 pm

I am happy whatever its called..as long as it stayes the same on the inside...

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Post by Wren on 3rd December 2009, 7:21 pm

I have no problem with a name change hun. X
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Post by Sparhawk on 3rd December 2009, 7:39 pm

Ditto...

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Post by Mike on 3rd December 2009, 8:14 pm

Fine with me. But why a .com name? Doesn't this qualify as a .org?

Mind I'm not sure about how normally done in Canada and the first one that came to mind for me to check is a .net address (sorry, but I don't consciously think "where" is that site located so off hand can't think of others I could check).

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Post by Adrian on 3rd December 2009, 9:17 pm

I have decided on .com rather than .info or .net or .org for good reason.

I intend to introduce a market stand and selected advertising (small producers/ cottage industries, not Walmart) at some point, in order to help the forum pay its way in terms of hosting cost and other costs.

At the moment forum costs are met by my partner, without his support, this forum would not exist.

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Post by Akuma on 3rd December 2009, 10:03 pm

Tis cool with me too! Very Happy

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Post by chickenofthewoods on 4th December 2009, 12:14 am

Go for it. Smile

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Post by windymiller on 4th December 2009, 1:25 pm

I agree Badger, go for it!

Please thank your partner on our behalf too.
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Post by Wilhelm Von Rhomboid on 4th December 2009, 2:56 pm

Tis nor hand nor foot , nor arm, nor face nor any other part, etc etc

Go for it.

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Post by Mike on 4th December 2009, 3:03 pm

Badger wrote:At the moment forum costs are met by my partner, without his support, this forum would not exist.

Might also want to pass around a virtual hat?

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Post by seileasdar on 4th December 2009, 3:41 pm

What a lovely husband you have, badger! loveflag
Thank you for making this place possible, dear Badger-Partner! hug
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Post by Compostwoman on 4th December 2009, 4:55 pm

Yes, say thank you to your lovely hubby, Badger dear... biglove

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Post by AngelinaJellyBeana on 4th December 2009, 5:31 pm

Yep big thanks from me too loveflag
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Post by Adrian on 4th December 2009, 5:32 pm

Well the deed is done

Lovely Hubby has purchased the domain for me and the clever man is setting up the new site - details will follow

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Post by The Original Pod on 4th December 2009, 6:53 pm

What a thoroughly decent bloke Very Happy . Three cheers for both of you :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: .
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Post by chickenofthewoods on 4th December 2009, 7:56 pm

Well done lovely hubby & a huge thank you from all of us. loveflag

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Post by Compostwoman on 4th December 2009, 8:11 pm

Is lovely Hubby a certain other member on this forum? whistle2

Regardless, have a beer and a :hug2: from me...!

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Post by Sparhawk on 4th December 2009, 8:50 pm

Ahem (Clears throats...)

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