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Original Post

I've added a couple of extra pics to my "about" section and the second one has some quotes from my awesome customers on it. I am worried that it might seem a bit up myself or vulgar. Could you smashers have a little peek and tell me if you think it's ok or should I rip it down immediately and sit in a corner facing the wall until I've learned my lesson?

www.etsy.com/shop/purplecactusdesign/about/

Posted at 3:38 pm Jul 12, 2012 EDT

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Zala from UraniaArt says

Nah. Displaying testimonials is very common and a practice of professionalism; more so in Etsy's case because there's proof of their authenticy in the feedback. I say it's a good idea.

I really like your about page slideshow, it gives a more personal feeling, and the first pic made me lol. :p

Posted at 3:51 pm Jul 12, 2012 EDT

I like it! I think it's really cool, Pete! Good job! :D

Posted at 3:52 pm Jul 12, 2012 EDT

Phew! Thanks a lot. I wish I had more photos of people wearing my tees but it's really hard to get people to send them to me.

Posted at 3:55 pm Jul 12, 2012 EDT

Love it! Its perfect. No need to be self conscious. If ya got a horn, blow it I always say!

Posted at 3:56 pm Jul 12, 2012 EDT

I tell ya what Pete. You can use my avi.

Betcha THAT would work reeeeallly well. BWHAHAHAHAH

Posted at 3:56 pm Jul 12, 2012 EDT

oh! I need to take my pic! I <3 my new tee

Posted at 10:11 pm Jul 12, 2012 EDT

Gah, looks great, I need to get around to it.

Posted at 11:54 pm Jul 12, 2012 EDT

I like it;) It looks great;)

Posted at 3:34 am Jul 13, 2012 EDT

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