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2011 Postcard swap #2 - February

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Swap Coordinator:angellica (contact)
Swap categories: Postcards 
Number of people in swap:185
Location:International
Type:Type 2: Flat mail
Rating requirement:4.80 (unrated swappers allowed)
Last day to signup/drop:January 31, 2011
Date items must be sent by:February 16, 2011
Number of swap partners:1
Description:

You will have one partner and send a store bought postcard. It will be written on and stamped.

Sender's Choice!!

This will be international, since you will only have one partner.

Have fun, and must have a 4.8 or higher with no recent 1's or no sends.

Newbies are welcome with a completed profile

Discussion

emrajr69 01/21/2011 #

Hi, I'm in South Africa (Durban), and have just joined Swap-bot. May I take part in this swap?

Winkie 01/22/2011 #

Hi, Emrajr69. I am new here too. Make sure you complete your profile with information about yourself. Newbies are allowed if they fill out the profile completely.

Then hit "Join Swap" and wait for the deadline. I also recommend reading the FAQs, New User Info, and the various other informational tabs at the bottom of the page. Lots of good info there.

Welcome and Happy Swapping!

A123987 01/24/2011 #

Hi,

I've just signed up to Swap-Bot, I've filled out my profile and I'll be happy to send to my partner first. :-).

theitalianvoice 01/25/2011 #

Hi there, I'm an Italian young woman and new here too :) I hope that my profile be complete enough to play here, please let me know!

papercaper 01/27/2011 #

Ryan: I really recommend you take the time to carefully read the FAQs and new members' info (via the small links at the bottom of the page). I read your profile page and your comment here. More personal likes and dislikes would be helpful so people know what they can send you. (Fewer 'rules'/'guidelines' might be a good idea too, but that's just my opinion/experience!) Also, no one posts their postcards before another as an M.O. here. Everyone sends at pretty much the same time - once partners have been assigned - and you rarely, if ever, send to the same swapper you receive from. That said, it's a very fair system that works really well. Hope you enjoy yourself here. Just familiar yourself with the swap-bot-specific rules to avoid misunderstandings. ;)

TheItalianVoice: I read your profile too and it's very good for basic information, but I notice that people here generally prefer swappers to have a broader (wider, more 'filled-out') profile with lists of likes & dislikes about things to swap (favourite crafts, what type of postcards you prefer, etc). It makes it easier to decide what to send a swap partner if there is more detail in their profile. Hope you have fun here though! :)

theitalianvoice 01/27/2011 #

Papercaper: thanks for your suggestion, later I'll add something more to my profile so that it be more helpful and good for this and future swaps ;)

papercaper 01/30/2011 #

:)

Vianna 01/30/2011 #

May I also suggest the name of the swap & user name be placed on the card. Many people participate in a multitude of swaps and this makes it easier to know who's who, in what swap, when it comes time to rate participants. Thank you for considering this helpful hint.

merise 02/ 4/2011 #

swap from algeria

auntmaymay1221 02/14/2011 #

Dang it-have sent out 8 swaps and just learned I should put my swap-bot name and the swap name on them....oh, well, I am learning!

Winkie 02/20/2011 #

My partner from whom I was to receive a PC has been partially suspended. What should I do?

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