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Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by zen leecher aka bill w, Feb 13, 2014.

  1. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

    Well.... I look at yours also.
     
  2. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

    I think the "trolls" should be managed some way. The percentage of new members to spammers in that one review was 87.5% future spammers and 12.5% potential contributing members.

    Does one think that should be ignored??
     
  3. plaegreid

    plaegreid Saved by the buoyancy of citrus


    Get a rope.
     
  4. David Loy

    David Loy Senior Moment

    He's a troll alright. "Who's that walking on my bridge!"
     
  5. Jason Rolfe

    Jason Rolfe Wanderer


    Spammers are one thing. I think you'd have a hard time coming up with a clear definition of a troll and a way to manage them away. There are some members of this site who I would consider trolls just because of the inane shit they post, but they are members with 100s or 1000s of posts. It's a fine line between nuisance and troll.
     
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  6. GAT

    GAT Active Member

    I've seen very few (wolves) trolls post here. Spammers, yes (wolves), but not so much in the (wolves) way of trolls. Normally, (wolves) trolls make posts to (wolves) to stir the pot with no (wolves) motive other than to cause problems and disruption (wolves).

    Spammers are (wolves) are just trying to sell a product or service(wolves) which means they are basically just an annoying commercial (wolves).


    ( :D )
     
  7. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man

    Find anything interesting. I don't tell to much about myself.
     
  8. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish


    Well.... your handwriting is shaky and you have a leaky bladder.
     
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  9. Drifter

    Drifter Active Member

    I still think there should be a number of post's before you can sell or buy in the classified section. I have seen to many real good deals just stolen by people with 1 post (to buy the item) or just to sell on the website and not contribute. There are tons of people making a living off finding internet sales - buying and reselling and I don't think that is right to the members that contribute to the site.

    A few other sites have a number of posts you have to have before you can use the classifieds on there website. 25 posts would not be asking to much I would think! It would not apply to sponsors or coarse.

    As far as trolls and smart-ass posters we have plenty already, they just need some respect beat into them is all but when you don't have to face anybody who cares! It would be nice if everyone posted like we were face to face but that is just a pipe dream!
     
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  10. Irafly

    Irafly Active Member

    Mark, I like the idea of regulating the classifieds differently. If you look now, their are some sellers on there who have never contributed to any other area of the sight and when regular members post in the classifieds at times end up with their posts off the front page within a day. I'd say that the 25 post idea would not work, I like the 50 "Like" idea better, that way their posts can't all be in the One Word thread.
     
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  11. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

    I like the "like" idea too.
     
  12. Skyler Evans

    Skyler Evans Active Member

    Well im screwed then I just hit the 25 "like" mark yesterday when I posted about beer. :(
     
  13. Nick Clayton

    Nick Clayton Active Member

    26.

    Just doin my part to support the wff economy
     
  14. Patrick Allen

    Patrick Allen Active Member


    I know what I'm using next week on the peninsula
     
  15. Skyler Evans

    Skyler Evans Active Member

    Thanks I appreciate the support
     
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