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Considering old threads in our "article revamp"

Discussion in 'Site Projects' started by Jumpman16, Mar 31, 2008.

  1. Jumpman16

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    just going to paste the pm and my reply here


    This idea has some potential, I'll bounce it off of our staff. Thanks.



    and it does, though somewhat less since we dont have 3+ years of threads to call upon. it wouldn't have to be too many threads and they could go to some subsection of smogon's greatest hits or whatever...but i'm pretty sure you don't really need that much "experience" to tell what a good thread is or not, this is a project that would very well suit a non-badge holder or two (or three etc) who's looking to contribute, and then our staff can reserve judgment on the actual threads they find.

    it may not be worth it though considering we dont have that much to work with (only 12 months' worth) so what do you guys think
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    I for one like the idea. Even if we only have 12+ months of threads, I'm sure there are enough of them to make this worthwhile. As long as it helps the people of the community out, I don't see a problem in arranging some users to find useful threads.

    Plus, I'm sure we can find quite a few users who'd be willing to help out, since they want to contribute to Smogon.
  3. Taylor

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    I'm sure some threads in Stark Mountain where people put forward their interesting theories about the D/P metagame, and more, would be a great asset and is a perfect example of what this is about.

    Obviously there are threads all over the boards that would benifit the author and the articles that need many opinions, and not just his.

    Good idea!
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    im okay with this
  6. Expert Evan

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    I like that idea, especially as a suggestion for those that are willingly eager to help.
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    I support this as well.
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    I like this idea.
  10. Jumpman16

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    k so who can we get to look through stark and stuff
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    So if we find anything worth mentioning, we run it through this thread to see if it's worth keeping?
  12. Jumpman16

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    i guess, though making a post about this in C&C may be better so we dont have current contributors doubling up on tasks when there are (i hope) plenty of contributors-in-waiting who can help with stuff like this

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