#1
so i've been tapping for a while now, and the tutorial i read said you should tap your right hand down in a flicking motion, but i've been pulling off up, it just seems easier. is this an ok technique?
#2
It is in fact easier, but if you pull it off "downward", it will make the next note clearer and definitly more defined, rather than a noisy-sloppy-one.

Just think about it, and you'll see it makes sense =)
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#4
I pull down when I tap too, I find it's the best way to get a clean note. Also, the majority of tapping licks I've come across have been on the high e string, so it's alot easier to pull of that way. However, if you can do it fine pulling up, then that's fine too, whatever is comfortable to you.
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