Help and Frequently Asked Questions (AKA: FAQs)

I know you didn't come here to learn, but sometimes you just need a push in the right direction. Like when you are a kid and you are learing to ride a bike. You don't want your parents to hold on to the back, but you have to have it or your will break your arm and you know how your dad's health insurance doesn't cover bike accidents for some reason.

Terms, Verbage, and Wording

We use, and try to use, standard words to describe events and states. This allows you to understand what is being affected at all times since you've dealt with it before. This will probably change so if you see a new term, please refer back to this page to see the new usage of a word or phrase.

"Private" or "Public" items
Items are set as public or private by the current owner. Public items are displayed in search results and are also available in full detail form to the general public. When set to private, items are hidden from search results, your profile page, and the general public can't see an item's details.
"Released" items
Items are known as "released" when you, the owner of an item, generate a claim code for them. Once a claim code has been generated for an item, the details are locked in their current state and cannot be edited until either you reclaim the item or someone else claims the item.
"Reclaiming" items
When you release an item, you are then provided with the option to "reclaim" it which allows you to make changes to the item and clears the ability for others to claim the item, regardless if they have a claim code for that item.
"Description Field" or "Field"
When adding an item to our site, you are provided with a "title" and "description" field, but everything else is up to you. You can add as many description fields as you would like. Any additional fields that you create, we call "description fields" or just "field". It's these extra little bits of detail that really sells a product.
"Unused IDs"
If you purchase a pack of IDs, those IDs are considered "unused" until you add information like title and description to them. You can use unused IDs on anything you would like as they are not associated with anything until you yourself associate them to something.


What do the percentages next to a searched for item's description signify?
The percentages are the rating of what your searching. Search results are sorted by best rating which is mostly based of the amount of matched terms of what you searched for. If you add more search terms to your terms list on the left, you should see the percentage go up. We try and do the sorting for you by ordering it that way and trying to find what you're looking for for you.

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