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#1
I'm always fixing spelling and grammar in thread titles because it gives me eye cancer.

so i'm wondering if it would make sense to enlist a couple of forum regulars who keep clicking "new posts" every 5 minutes to fix the thread titles ? it's just double click thread title, enter new text, click outside of the edit box that appeared. so very fast to do without page load or anything.

maybe there could be additional low-risk capabilities and this could be used as some kind of stepping stone to moderator status ?
 

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Count me in as a volunteer boss. I spend a lot of time on TPU and the button I click most is the Quick Links - Today's Posts.
 

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I'm available as well. I spend a lot of time on these forums when I am at my computer :D
 

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+1 great idea wiz :rockout:
 

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LOL nice. Spelling & grammar nazis for the win! :D
 
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I would definitely consider doing it Wizzard:)
 

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I'd definitely do it, and I'm certainly here long enough. :D
 
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Count me in as well --
 
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if you guys wanna take me on ... i'm here
 
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#12
I'm always fixing spelling and grammar in thread titles because it gives me eye cancer.

so i'm wondering if it would make sense to enlist a couple of forum regulars who keep clicking "new posts" every 5 minutes to fix the thread titles ? it's just double click thread title, enter new text, click outside of the edit box that appeared. so very fast to do without page load or anything.

maybe there could be additional low-risk capabilities and this could be used as some kind of stepping stone to moderator status ?
i'd join up if their's any places :D
 
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I'd definitely do it, and I'm certianly here long enough. :D
the whole idea is not to have misspell ;) by no means im perfect i suck at it badly

Edit: Vv +1
 
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Have them fix obnoxiously uninformative titles like "help me" too.
 

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Have them fix obnoxiously uninformative titles like "help me" too.
And "quick question"... or "I'm stuck" or "I want to know how" etc etc... :)
 
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I would also be willing to help out. I'm on here pretty much constantly from 4-11PM on weekdays and all day Sat. and Sun.
 
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Omg Me Me Me!!11 :)
 

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the whole idea is not to have misspell ;) by no means im perfect i suck at it badly

Edit: Vv +1
:laugh: I know how to spell, I just type too fast for my own good...:laugh:
 

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Can these people also change titles in the B/S/T forum?
yes that can be enabled or disabled. any opinions on that?

i ended up customizing vbulletin's code for this feature so can change it to whatever we need
 

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Giving the ability to change titles in the BST Forums as well is a great idea. It will surely help take some of the load off of the Mods. When can I start?
 
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id like to put my name in for consideration :D
 

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I don't see why the current moderators can't do this for the sections they moderate? I actively make titles more appropriate when need be. I also see no problem with people changing their owm B/S/T thread titles.
 

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helps to offload work from the moderators

idea from that: give all moderators the ability to edit all thread titles (not only their own forum)
 

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which forums should be excluded from the ability to edit posts? reviews, articles, news, contests for sure. case gallery?