A Homemade Life
Welcome to Homemade Life.

To take full advantage of everything offered by our forum, please log in if you are already a member or join our community if not ....

Chilli-head
Who is online?
In total there are 2 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 2 Guests

None

Most users ever online was 62 on 10th April 2015, 8:24 am
Latest topics
» No-dig gardening & weed control
by freebird Yesterday at 5:10 pm

» Homemade onion sets
by freebird Yesterday at 7:50 am

» What are you harvesting today?
by Dandelion 11th November 2017, 10:48 pm

» Autumn sowing in the November Garden
by Chilli-head 8th November 2017, 12:10 pm

» What arts and craft things have you been making lately?
by FloBear 6th November 2017, 7:11 pm

» New arrivals
by FloBear 5th November 2017, 4:26 pm

» Wrapping up in the October garden
by freebird 30th October 2017, 12:41 pm

» Seed Banks and reliable suppliers
by Dandelion 26th October 2017, 2:16 pm

» Excellent publication
by Dandelion 18th October 2017, 5:07 pm

» What have I done in the workshop today?
by Chilli-head 15th October 2017, 8:46 pm

» Masaledar Sem (spicy green beans)
by freebird 15th October 2017, 8:08 pm

» Autumn planting vegetables
by freebird 7th October 2017, 12:58 pm

» Greek village bread
by Chilli-head 5th October 2017, 1:57 pm

» Passata machine
by Ploshkin 4th October 2017, 12:21 pm

» Bad press for woodburners
by freebird 29th September 2017, 7:20 pm

» Reflections on the seaon 2017
by freebird 28th September 2017, 9:35 pm

» The September garden
by FloBear 21st September 2017, 8:59 pm

» Wildlife cameras
by FloBear 9th September 2017, 11:53 am

» whats on the menu
by Dandelion 5th September 2017, 10:10 pm

» Insect hotel
by FloBear 31st August 2017, 10:07 pm

Statistics
We have 634 registered users
The newest registered user is mailedusentials

Our users have posted a total of 44868 messages in 2331 subjects
HML on FaceBook
RSS feeds



Donate to our Charity
The Homemade life supports Kiva - microloans for people in developing countries working to change their lives.  These loans are repaid to our KIVA account, so your donation is used many times to help different people - literally the gift that keeps on giving..

Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

View previous topic View next topic Go down

default Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Adrian on 11th July 2010, 4:40 pm

The observant amongst us will notice that there is a new button in the forum navigation bar - upon clicking, this will open a new page taking you to the main HML website, specifically to the HML Bookstore.

There will be in time a new page added to the main site for the Marketplace also with a direct link button. Well as soon as I work out how I want to add vendors and advertisers and what I want to charge. Anyone with experience of this is welcome to contact me via PM with their advice.

-B

................................................................................................................................
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2951
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by AngelinaJellyBeana on 11th July 2010, 5:57 pm

B*m! Wish I'd been more observant before I ordered some bee books!!! Embarassed

I will remember for next time I venture into crass book/music related consumerism
Laughing
avatar
AngelinaJellyBeana
Homemade Moderator

Posts : 1328
Join date : 2009-11-10
Location : Oop North

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Adrian on 11th July 2010, 6:16 pm

That's ok my lovely, its mainly down to me being disorganised and then not having a laptop to do the work on for a while. Today I felt the spurt of creativity and finally sorted it all out.

................................................................................................................................
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2951
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by MrsC on 12th July 2010, 10:19 am

Super - good work there Badger. Some more baby related purchases should be going through amazon.co.uk any time now too!

Mrs C

................................................................................................................................
My blog, Being Mrs C: [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
Mr C and my other project, UK Nature Blog: [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
MrsC
Homemade Moderator

Posts : 1876
Join date : 2009-11-10
Location : St Albans

http://www.beingmrsc.com

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by budburst12 on 15th July 2010, 12:03 pm

How does this work if you want to buy many books all at once? Do I need to go back to the forum's search thingy and buy each item separately or is homemade life benefited for every book I add to my purchase after having searched for just the first one through the forum shop?

Holiday reading is being prepared for! And birthday presents while I'm at it..
avatar
budburst12

Posts : 148
Join date : 2010-05-24
Age : 40
Location : Shropshire, UK

http://oakhousepermaculture.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Adrian on 15th July 2010, 12:10 pm

oh - good question.

Honestly, I have no idea how multiples would work - really, just do what is easiest for you.

................................................................................................................................
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2951
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by budburst12 on 15th July 2010, 1:15 pm

ok, is really straightforward - you just do a search on the forum shop for the first item on your list, click 'buy', it pops up a new amazon window, you add the item to your basket and close that window and then repeat this process for your second, third... items. Each time you get a new amazon window it has saved the item(s) in your basket from previous searches, so no need to make lots of separate orders. Job done!
avatar
budburst12

Posts : 148
Join date : 2010-05-24
Age : 40
Location : Shropshire, UK

http://oakhousepermaculture.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by MrsC on 15th July 2010, 1:38 pm

The way I understand it work (from my own experiences) is that as long as you first enter amazon from Badger's site then anything you buy whilst there will contribute. So you don't need to keep going back to the HML site.

Badger - the way to test that should be that you should have three things listed that I bought the other day - a steriliser, a mirror and a pushchair bag clip thing. If all there are there then you don't need to go back and search for each one separately from the HML site.

Hope this helps.

Mrs C

................................................................................................................................
My blog, Being Mrs C: [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
Mr C and my other project, UK Nature Blog: [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
MrsC
Homemade Moderator

Posts : 1876
Join date : 2009-11-10
Location : St Albans

http://www.beingmrsc.com

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Adrian on 15th July 2010, 1:46 pm

Just checked the report and all there.

Thank you Penny [You must be registered and logged in to see this image.] [You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]

................................................................................................................................
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2951
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Compostwoman on 15th July 2010, 2:22 pm

Badger have you had any come up from me? I have bought stuff via here in the past?

Compostwoman

Posts : 5689
Join date : 2009-11-08

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Adrian on 15th July 2010, 2:34 pm

I don't see who has bought, only what and the commission fee allocated to the HML account

................................................................................................................................
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2951
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Compostwoman on 15th July 2010, 2:41 pm

Ah, ok!

Compostwoman

Posts : 5689
Join date : 2009-11-08

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Adrian on 15th July 2010, 2:44 pm

I should have mentioned this before - the Amazon reports I get are like the forum stats I get from Google Analytics, incredibly detailed, but completely anonymous - I see no information that can be identified to any on person or group..

................................................................................................................................
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2951
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Dandelion on 15th July 2010, 7:45 pm

Whew that's good - now you'll never find out about my book addiction (whoops...)

................................................................................................................................
The richer we have become materially, the poorer we have become morally and spiritually. We have learned to fly in the air like birds and swim in the sea like fish, but we have not learned the simple art of living together as brothers and sisters.

-Martin Luther King, Jr.
avatar
Dandelion
Admin

Posts : 4533
Join date : 2010-01-17
Age : 61
Location : Ledbury, Herefordshire

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by chickenofthewoods on 15th July 2010, 11:41 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]

................................................................................................................................
Chi vo far 'na bona zena magn'un erb d'tut la mena
avatar
chickenofthewoods

Posts : 355
Join date : 2009-11-08
Location : Kent UK

http://www.bushcraft-magazine.org.uk/

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by MrsC on 16th July 2010, 11:09 pm

Super Badger - glad it's all there. I've discovered that amazon are regularly the cheapest place for lots of baby related stuff so I'll try and remember to go via HML next time I'm shopping!

Mrs C

................................................................................................................................
My blog, Being Mrs C: [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
Mr C and my other project, UK Nature Blog: [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
MrsC
Homemade Moderator

Posts : 1876
Join date : 2009-11-10
Location : St Albans

http://www.beingmrsc.com

Back to top Go down

default Re: Forum Shop (or crass commericalism for Voluntary Simplifiers)

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum