Information: Member Benefits (Updated 8/28/2020)

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Benefits vary based on which member groups, promotion groups and upgrade groups a user belongs to.

Standard Member Groups

New Members (0 - 49 posts) - receive the following benefits:
  • The ability to post in our classifieds. (2 Open ads at a given time)
    • Ads expire after a maximum of 15 days.​
    • Make offers on ads (that accept them.)​
    • Tag your own ads.​
    • Enter transactions for your ads.​
  • The ability to download items (articles & tutorials) from our Resource Manager.
  • Review your favorite vendors, your favorite books, your favorite tools in the Reviews section.
  • The ability to add your store/your self to our Crafter Directory or your supply shop to our Supplier Directory.
  • Access to our Off Off Topic Forum Out of Round.
  • 50 MB of Gallery storage.
  • Maximum gallery file size: 1MB
  • Maximum gallery image dimensions 1024 x 1024
  • Upload an Avatar.

Established Members (50 - 99 posts) - receive these upgrades/additional benefits:
  • Upload attachments to conversations.
  • 100 MB of Gallery storage.
  • Maximum gallery file size: 2MB
  • Maximum gallery image dimensions: 1280 x 1280

Contributing Members (100+ posts) - receive these upgrades/additional benefits:

Promotion Groups

Active Members: (An active member is anyone who has made at least 10 posts (in Forums that increase your post count) in the previous 30 days)

Being an active member has benefits/upgrades in addition to the standard member groups benefits:
  • 5 Open ads at a given time in our classifieds.
    • Ads expire after a maximum of 30 days.​
    • Accept Offers on your ads.​
    • Bump your ads every 2 days. (Moves the item to the top of the listings.)​
    • Lock/Unlock questions on your own ads.​
  • Upload attachments to conversations.
  • Upload a profile banner.
  • The ability to post your Paid Tutorials in our Resource Manager.
  • The ability to enter our contests.
  • The ability to create your own media gallery albums.
  • Maximum gallery file size: 5MB
  • Maximum gallery image dimensions: 1920 x 1920

Upgrade Groups

Supporting Members: ($5.00 per month - recurring charge).

All the benefits/upgrades of an active member without the pesky posting requirement +:
  • *NEW* Ad free site browsing.
Purchasable from the Account Upgrades page.

Please start a conversation with if you have any questions.

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I'm digging the site layout and can't wait to delve more into it. Having the "level up" ladder is a great way to get more people interacting with one another instead of just stalking =)