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east point
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web site app

Post by east point » Fri Mar 10, 2017 5:33 pm

Why is this web site trying to add an app ?

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Re: web site app

Post by east point » Sat Mar 11, 2017 2:46 pm

Mr Smith please get your web site to stop asking if I want to add your app. I do not and it is a very bad nuisance.

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Re: web site app

Post by STrRedWolf » Tue Mar 14, 2017 6:44 am

I'm not seeing it. Are you running any ad-blocking software in your browser?

This may also need to go to another forum...
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Re: web site app

Post by ngotwalt » Tue Mar 14, 2017 12:40 pm

This might not actually be railroad.net, it could be the forum code that is being used. I know there are several forums that want me to download the tap a talk or something like that app. It is possible that its the people running that, not railroad.net itself that is trying to get you to download the app. I of course reserve the right to be wrong though...
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Re: web site app

Post by GirlOnTheTrain » Tue Mar 14, 2017 3:44 pm

LOL I wish railroad.net had tapatalk functionality.

Regardless, this has zero to do with Amtrak. That's what PMing admins is for.
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Re: web site app

Post by John_Perkowski » Tue Mar 14, 2017 3:50 pm

Admin note

Moved out of Amtrak.
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Re: web site app

Post by Jeff Smith » Wed Mar 15, 2017 9:04 am

I haven't had any other reports, and it's not trying to do it to me. Are you accessing from a mobile device? What is the name of the app? Can you screen shot it for me? We're not supporting any such thing; our advertising is quite limited; I'm thinking it's something localized to you.
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Re: web site app

Post by gprimr1 » Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:37 pm

I haven't had anything either. I would love to see a screenshot or any information about this.

Google Adsense is not active yet, we are transitioning the account, so it couldn't be from an ad.

We moved the site to a new server last Thursday/Friday to eliminate the 503 errors; I certainly want to hear any negative feedback, but in this case, we really do need some specifics since it's nothing either Jeff or I are implementing.

Tapatalk is def on the list; unfortunately, they changed their pricing plan so that you now have to pay them in order to place your own ads. It's going to be coming through, but it's not something we can do on day 1.
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