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Lokal site seems to be full of scammers??

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Found 9th Apr 2017
Ok, so since hukd decided to switch us all to Lokal I seem to being encountering scammers all the time. Really wish that it was kept on this site as I felt that it could be trusted so much more with being able to view feedback, profiles and seeing members activity helped to give a good indication of the seller.

What other sites are people using now for selling and buying?
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Yeah, I've noticed how hukd locks these threads down aswell. (_;)
Lokal is awful, I can't believe how HUKD thought it would be a good idea. There was nothing with the original For Sale area on HUKD.

I also presume that there has been a decline in members who were actively selling on the For Sale threads, posting in other areas of HUKD now or worse yet they do not post any more on HUKD
HUKD has gone downhill over the last 12 months. Especially since FS/FT has gone. This combined with the percentage of trolls increasing here, I barely even bother logging in anymore.
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I wouldn't touch it, only heard bad things about the site
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Yeah, I've noticed how hukd locks these threads down aswell. (_;)
Lokal is awful, I can't believe how HUKD thought it would be a good idea. There was nothing with the original For Sale area on HUKD.

I also presume that there has been a decline in members who were actively selling on the For Sale threads, posting in other areas of HUKD now or worse yet they do not post any more on HUKD
HUKD has gone downhill over the last 12 months. Especially since FS/FT has gone. This combined with the percentage of trolls increasing here, I barely even bother logging in anymore.
It's just not thought out well at all.

If I were an outsider it doesn't look good. Most people find new sites by search.
Did you mean "local"! No Lokal.
Ok now have lots of sites for the Czech Republic!
Ok well we are in the UK so it will be "www.lokal.co.uk". No site doesn't exist!

Gives up goes back to FB, Gumtree, eBay.

HUKD marketing strikes again! *Rolls eyes*
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GAVINLEWISHUKD

It's just not thought out well at all. If I were an outsider it doesn't … It's just not thought out well at all. If I were an outsider it doesn't look good. Most people find new sites by search.Did you mean "local"! No Lokal.Ok now have lots of sites for the Czech Republic!Ok well we are in the UK so it will be "www.lokal.co.uk". No site doesn't exist!Gives up goes back to FB, Gumtree, eBay.HUKD marketing strikes again! *Rolls eyes*



Haha! Yeah, sometimes I think to look for an item on Lokal but a google search doesn't even show it. So I just give up.

I'd just say, when a mod comes across this. Rather than deleting the entire thread, take account of what is being said here as we are giving our opinions of something we valued.
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I was just looking at the for sale thread. Normally it's booming with many new posts whereas now, last post was well over a month ago
it is pure garbage.
bumbaclart

Lokal is awful, I can't believe how HUKD thought it would be a good idea. … Lokal is awful, I can't believe how HUKD thought it would be a good idea. There was nothing with the original For Sale area on HUKD.I also presume that there has been a decline in members who were actively selling on the For Sale threads, posting in other areas of HUKD now or worse yet they do not post any more on HUKD



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Shocking site. I would never use it. Please bring it back into the HUKD community.
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Shame on you HUKD, I have no idea why you deleted the For sale thread. This is a community after all!!:(
mrman007

Shame on you HUKD, I have no idea why you deleted the For sale thread. … Shame on you HUKD, I have no idea why you deleted the For sale thread. This is a community after all!!:(



You can still see the "For Sale/Trade" Forum via the (Android) "app".

The only consistent approach to this site is inconsistency.
I miss FS/FT too!
I've not really used the new lokal app. It reminds me of a copy of Shpock.

I miss fs/ft as if something seemed dodgy members would step in and point it out. Fooling a scam.

Got a few things for Sale, just thinking of taking it to cex to save hassle.
People are selling new games for 20 squids, amazon £100 vouchers for 80 etc!!!!
Sounds Scamtastic!
mrman007

Shame on you HUKD, I have no idea why you deleted the For sale thread. … Shame on you HUKD, I have no idea why you deleted the For sale thread. This is a community after all!!:(



for money
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kos1c

I've not really used the new lokal app. It reminds me of a copy of … I've not really used the new lokal app. It reminds me of a copy of Shpock. I miss fs/ft as if something seemed dodgy members would step in and point it out. Fooling a scam. Got a few things for Sale, just thinking of taking it to cex to save hassle.



first time i went on that lokal site, i seen someone who had scammed me and had a full trading ban on HUKD FS/FT. I aint touching it with a barge pole.

Bring back FS/FT on HUKD
siwrath

first time i went on that lokal site, i seen someone who had scammed me … first time i went on that lokal site, i seen someone who had scammed me and had a full trading ban on HUKD FS/FT. I aint touching it with a barge pole.Bring back FS/FT on HUKD



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Inb4 magicjay
Going to lock this one up now as the migration has fully completed and the only questions/comments should be directed to Lokal (if they haven't already).

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