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New moderator for the forum!

I'm very pleased to announced that Garry is now a moderator on the forum. He's injected some new life into the forum and has experience moderating forums before and I asked him if he'd like more tools to help others on the forum and he has gladly accepted, for which I'm very grateful

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Re: New moderator for the forum!

Only too pleased to be able to help you.

I don't think there is a lot that needs to be done in the forum. It pretty well runs it's self.

Mainly helping with stickies and un-stickying. etc
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Re: New moderator for the forum!

Well done Garry. I hope this is the begining of a forum revival.
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Re: New moderator for the forum!

Thanks Ron.
Just here to help, in any way I can.

As far as revival goes. You are helping that with your very popular Image of the day thread.
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Re: New moderator for the forum!

Congratulations on getting the job. Can I ask if there is a way to send out news letters to members. There are many that have not loged in for quite some time. A news letter to let them know we are still here and making a comeback may just get their attention.
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Re: New moderator for the forum!

I haven't seen any way of doing this, Ron.

I am able to help, in doing Stickies and un-sticking threads.
Help by moving threads to the correct location.
Helping with editing etc

Ian may be the person to answer this for you.
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Congratulations on getting the job. Can I ask if there is a way to send out news letters to members. There are many that have not loged in for quite some time. A news letter to let them know we are still here and making a comeback may just get their attention.
Yes, this can be done. We have done one for a while (I tended to err on the side of caution because I know newsletters can be annoying). Leave it with me and I'll get one sent in a day or two.

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Re: New moderator for the forum!

It was just a suggestion as I do this on my forum and it dose sometimes get old members to look in. I agree it can be annoying when you get them two or three times a week. ViewBug do that. I think one every three months is good practice. I also send out greetings card for birthdays etc. Makes members feel they are valued by the forum.
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It was just a suggestion as I do this on my forum and it dose sometimes get old members to look in. I agree it can be annoying when you get them two or three times a week. ViewBug do that. I think one every three months is good practice. I also send out greetings card for birthdays etc. Makes members feel they are valued by the forum.
You will routinely get an email on your registered birthday from the forum.

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You will routinely get an email on your registered birthday from the forum.

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Congratulations Garry.


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