Vote to split Forum Only Selling Gold/Silver/Bronze to Gold Selling and Silver/Bronze Selling separately. PLEASE VOTE!
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Vote to split Forum Only Selling Gold/Silver/Bronze to Gold Selling and Silver/Bronze Selling separately. PLEASE VOTE!  

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  1. 1. Do you vote to split Gold/Silver/Bronze Selling only into Gold Selling Only and Silver/Bronze Selling Only separately?

    • Yes! Split them
      105
    • No! Keep tham as is
      121

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  • Poll closed on 12/27/2021 at 07:59 AM

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I love the idea of a golden age only forum. And while we're at it, I also propose a "Marvel Key" forum.  It's sucks opening my notifications, hoping for new GA listings, and instead finding yet 10 more listings for the same old Marvel "keys"- Xmen #theres24000oftheseontheregestry, FF #firstappearanceofsomeoneIdontcareabout, Spidey #itsthatsamestupidissueagain, Hulk #doesnteveryonehavethisonealready? Daredevil #yougetmypoint... if I want one of those books, and I pray I'm never infected with that desire- I'll simply choose from the hundreds available just about anywhere books are sold- however I promise if they are confined to their own CGC sales forum, I'll look here first. 

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On 11/28/2021 at 2:27 PM, innocuous said:

If more sellers simply used tags/keywords in their post, that would help buyers sort through the listings.

What's an example of a helpful tag? Like if you were listing a bronze age FF it would be "Bronze age Fantastic four", "BA FF" or some variation?

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In my last sales thread I was making a post to tag prior buyers but deleted it because it felt cheesy. Tags, following, this place doesn't play by the normal rules. (shrug)

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I voted for the split. The current market has seen a LOT of change, especially in SA/BA. More and more SA/BA books coming out of the woodwork due mainly to movies and seemingly minor characters suddenly surging in popularity and/or investment importance. Mixing GA in with the BA/SA my have been good years ago when we started selling/buying here, but now, as someone looking for certain books, I am finding it increasingly more arduous to look through multi-page listings and usually end up quitting part way through. 

At least for me breaking out GA and SA/BA would provide much more targeted threads for me to look through. Seeing titles listing a number of SA/BA titles/runs etc with a PCH or GA stuck in the middle is quite frustrating. I'll probably just start shopping at the Berkeley con as my regular thang.

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