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General Category => Welcome New Users! Read 1st please. => Topic started by: Sarushka on May 31, 2006, 09:10:23 AM

Title: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: Sarushka on May 31, 2006, 09:10:23 AM
Hi, all!

I'd like to make a suggestion about how we title our new threads:

PLEASE BE SPECIFIC ABOUT YOUR QUESTION/SUBJECT WHENEVER POSSIBLE!

I enjoy answering questions folks have about the Imperial Family, but I have a limited amount of time I can spend here each day, and I tend to pass over threads called:
"question"
"I have a question"
"I was just wondering"
"Can anyone tell me?"
and so on...

It's much more useful if you can say something specific, so other members will know at a glance if they can be helpful. Even a thread with a title as brief as "Smoking?" is more informative than "Does anybody know?"

Thanks!
Sarah
Title: Re: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: Janet_W. on May 31, 2006, 03:51:23 PM
Amen to that!

I don't know if posters think they'll encourage interest by the use of nebulous titles, but speaking for myself I become more annoyed than interested.

I'd also like to encourage accurate spelling and grammatical skills, in the comment sections as well as the title/subject lines. I realize many posters do not speak and write English as their native language, but for those of you who do . . . no excuses. Unless, that is, you're a third grader or younger!
Title: Re: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: Laura Mabee on May 31, 2006, 03:55:11 PM
I can't agree more with you lovely ladies. I made this a sticky, I hope that's okay.  :)
Title: Re: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: Forum Admin on May 31, 2006, 04:46:53 PM
As long as we are at it, I want to remind everyone of my personal pet peeve:

"Please use these standardized spellings for Russian names"
http://forum.alexanderpalace.org/YaBB.cgi?num=1095358546
Title: Re: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: David_Pritchard on June 16, 2006, 02:33:55 PM
Interesting peeve that you have. It is my own peeve but with a twist as I would rather encourage the use of the spellings which best reflect the spelling of the name in Russian.

Examples of this would be:

Petr I
Ekaterina I
Petr II
Petr III
Ekaterina II
Pavel I
Aleksandr I
Nikolai I
Aleksandr II
Aleksandr III
Nikolai II

Tsarevich Aleksei Nikolaievich
Tsarevna Tatiana Nikolaievna
Ksenia Aleksandrevna
Sergei Aleksandrovich
Mihail Aleksandrovich
Giorgii Mihailovich

and so on and so forth.............

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Title: Re: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: Belochka on June 18, 2006, 09:15:01 PM
Quote
Interesting peeve that you have. It is my own peeve but with a twist as I would rather encourage the use of the spellings which best reflect the spelling of the name in Russian.

Examples of this would be:

Petr I
Ekaterina I
Petr II
Petr III
Ekaterina II
Pavel I
Aleksandr I
Nikolai I
Aleksandr II
Aleksandr III
Nikolai II

Tsarevich Aleksei Nikolaievich
Tsarevna Tatiana Nikolaievna
Ksenia Aleksandrevna
Sergei Aleksandrovich
Mihail Aleksandrovich
Giorgii Mihailovich

and so on and so forth.............

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I concur!

We should also add:

Alexandrovskii Dvoretz ([ch1040][ch1083][ch1077][ch1082][ch1089][ch1072][ch1085][ch1076][ch1088][ch1086][ch1074][ch1089][ch1082][ch1080][ch1081] [ch1076][ch1074][ch1086][ch1088][ch1077][ch1094]) to the list.

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 ::)
Title: Re: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: Sarushka on June 18, 2006, 09:23:03 PM
I definitely sympathize with David & Margarita's position on this issue. However, I concede that to ensure that the search function works effectively, we need to stick with the standard spellings FA has set forth.
Title: Re: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: David_Pritchard on June 19, 2006, 02:42:00 AM
You may be surprised to know that the search function has worked less than five times for me, in all of my various username incarnations. I know the problem is not with my computer as I have 23 GB of free space, do maintenance daily and have a LAN connection. How often are other persons able to successfully use the search function?

David
Title: Re: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: Alixz on June 19, 2006, 07:36:58 AM
Davdi,

The search has never worked for me, even on my own posts.

I didn't know that FA had put together a list of approved spellings, but I will certainly use it from now on.

However, since I don't have the ability to type in French or Russian or any other language that needs special keys, I will do what I can to conform to the needs of other language punctuation and accents.
Title: Re: Suggestion about thread titles/subject lines
Post by: Sarushka on June 19, 2006, 07:43:05 AM
I use it quite a lot, and it generally works well for me. Most often, I'm trying to find a thread I've already read, so as long as my memory is accurate and I enter the correct keyword or phrase, the search function does help me find what I need.

Just this weekend, though, it failed me. I'm trying to find a thread about Alexandrov's book, The End of the Romanovs, in which Lanie provided a list of errors regarding the photos & captions. I KNOW she said something like "Alexandrov's book is awful with the photos/pictures" but when I search for that phrase and its variations, nothing useful appears...
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