Category: OFF-TOPIC & FUN & Useless stuff

Sometimes I get funny messages from website visitors!

How to NOT enquiry

I have a website about architecture & real estate, but I am not agent, I do not sell properties. I got the following email, is it a SPAM / mass mail or is a personal enquiry for me? survey solutions For those who do not know: email spamming and fraud is trendy nowadays. Each day I …

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How I learned AutoCAD & architecture

My dad is using AutoCAD at workplace since I was 5 years old. We bought the first computer when I was 7 years old, for dad to work at home. I can say that I started using computer since 9 years old. At that age I was using computer by having fun in Paint and …

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ANGRY people

I started a thread in Google Product Forums, hoping a little volunteer help. But, instead of answering my questions and telling me what is the real cause of Google Penalty and how to fix it possible issues/mistakes, the “helpers” used all possible words to make me guilty for all mistakes that I done and said …

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Should I get a job in architecture?

I worked in architecture for 4 years, time in which I dealt only with random individuals, most of them from third-world countries, out of 10 people contacting me, 1 paid and other 9 wasted my time asking for free floor plans. I lost the interest for architecture and in 2016 I wrote on website “I …

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Weird customers that I cannot understand

Some people send me vague messages that makes me impossible to understand them. I am posting these chats there hoping that someone can explain me what these people wanted, and hoping that more customers will contact me, this time explaining clearly what they wants. “Clustering” service… WTF does this mean? Does anyone understand what this …

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Good indian customers

Most of world businesses hate Indian customers because most of them aggressively ask services but do not want to pay for, ask off-topic stuff without reading what we offer, bargain asking for ridiculous discounts, try to scam you to work for free and run away without paying, etc. Here are few examples of GOOD Indian …

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Dilemma: is my site a blog or website?

Is my one a blog or a website? How do you define a BLOG? Personally I define BLOG the ones where a person write their diaries (web log > weB LOG), so my one should be called WEBSITE, but many people referred me as “this blogger have…” , “found on his blog“. I saw many …

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Dilemma: what are copyright issues?

I have on website numerous photographs that are not made by me, all them are LINKED to their original source. Some people suggested to stop linking images from other websites and upload them on my own account instead. Is this a copyright issue? All the images made by me are hosted on my own Photobucket …

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Dilemma: is this commercial or not?

Despite being online on CHAT, a visitor made an enquiry via EMAIL regarding Car Database… Beside answering his questions, I also added: Do my chat popped up in your lower-right corner? You are not the first one who seems to ignore chat pop-up and use email to contact me. No problem to email me, but I …

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BAD indian customers

I am writing this page to inform all architecture students and professionals (and not only) what they should expect from Indian customers. Architecture is a difficult job to be done online, with many customers coming for free consultation and not interested in paying complete service, but Indian people are by far, the WORST customers, having …

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