Moderation

Posts related to the IMSLP Journal

Moderators: Philidor, NLewis

pml
Copyright Reviewer
Posts: 1203
Joined: Fri Mar 16, 2007 3:42 am
notabot: 42
notabot2: Human
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Contact:

Moderation

Postby pml » Wed Sep 29, 2010 2:10 am

Hi Philidor, Ben,

I just commented on one of the journal posts (from my iPhone, incidentally) and immediately noticed that comments require moderation before appearing – certainly the recommended refreshing of the page did not show the comment, so moderation is obviously “on”, and intervention by a moderator is required for it to appear. How is this implemented – the usual method of one-time approval for each individual poster, whose subsequent posts are automatically approved?

Regards, PML

Philidor
Groundskeeper
Posts: 504
Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2009 1:32 pm
notabot: 42
notabot2: Human
Location: London, England
Contact:

Re: Moderation

Postby Philidor » Fri Oct 01, 2010 12:06 pm

Posting quickly from a dodgy internet connection in Wales (!) I agree. I'll sort it out Sunday.

Philidor
Groundskeeper
Posts: 504
Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2009 1:32 pm
notabot: 42
notabot2: Human
Location: London, England
Contact:

Re: Moderation

Postby Philidor » Sat Oct 02, 2010 3:23 pm

Sorry PML I see now you asked a question, to which I responded "I agree" which is never helpful. :roll:

pml wrote:How is this implemented – the usual method of one-time approval for each individual poster, whose subsequent posts are automatically approved?


Yes, that should be how it works.

BKhon

Re: Moderation

Postby BKhon » Sat Oct 02, 2010 9:02 pm

This should be how it works. My suggestion would be to write another comment, and see if it works. If it doesn't, then there is something wrong and we will change moderation.

pml
Copyright Reviewer
Posts: 1203
Joined: Fri Mar 16, 2007 3:42 am
notabot: 42
notabot2: Human
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Contact:

Re: Moderation

Postby pml » Sun Oct 03, 2010 3:10 am

Second post went through auto-magically. :-)

Thanks guys. PML

BKhon

Re: Moderation

Postby BKhon » Sun Oct 03, 2010 3:13 am

Note: You don't need to sign your name when you post a comment, since it says your name right above the comment ;)

pml
Copyright Reviewer
Posts: 1203
Joined: Fri Mar 16, 2007 3:42 am
notabot: 42
notabot2: Human
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Contact:

Re: Moderation

Postby pml » Sun Oct 03, 2010 4:30 am

I'm quite happy making my marks as often as I choose, thanks for the suggestion. :-}

PML

Philidor
Groundskeeper
Posts: 504
Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2009 1:32 pm
notabot: 42
notabot2: Human
Location: London, England
Contact:

Re: Moderation

Postby Philidor » Sun Oct 03, 2010 6:31 am

Image

:mrgreen:

pml
Copyright Reviewer
Posts: 1203
Joined: Fri Mar 16, 2007 3:42 am
notabot: 42
notabot2: Human
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Contact:

Re: Moderation

Postby pml » Sun Oct 03, 2010 9:09 pm

+1 Internetz to Philidor...

PML ;-)

steltz
active poster
Posts: 1834
Joined: Sat Dec 13, 2008 2:30 pm
notabot: 42
notabot2: Human

Re: Moderation

Postby steltz » Mon May 14, 2012 3:28 pm

I'm afraid it was deleted. We've had quite a lot of spam from time to time, so there is a guideline about relevance. We get a lot of posts like "thanks for the post", and some of those come with adverts or user profiles that advertise handbag sales computer services etc. I obviously can't access the post now because it is gone, but the comment in the moderation log says it was of minimal relevance.

I'm sorry about that, but people do get annoyed if the posts don't stay on topic and add substantially to the discussion, or are just a way to advertise other stuff.
bsteltz


Return to “Journal”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest