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Post by ab2020 » 15 Aug 2019, 18:07

This concerns the method of gaining entries to the daily Amazon GC giveaway.

I have requested to join the Facebook group several times but some glitch or other has prevented me from joining (at least as of yesterday). I would therefore like to suggest a change to the method for earning the Facebook-related giveaway entry. Perhaps users could simply share (or make) a post about the giveaway instead of commenting on the existing one?


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Post by CatInTheHat » 15 Aug 2019, 18:37

If your Facebook account is relatively new, you won't be approved to join the group. If this is the case for you, then just wait awhile before trying again. It would be very difficult for moderators to monitor posts that are separate from the given post for commenting.
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Post by Gravy » 15 Aug 2019, 21:04

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