Tag Archives: administration

usersmassactions

Mod Showcase: Users Mass Actions (Mass Member Actions)

When it comes to modifications we often think of “cool” things that add features to our forums to make them shiny and awesome in some way. Rarely do we go looking for mods that will make small changes that will save us time and effort in little ways that can often have a huge impact…and these are the overlooked hidden gems of the mod list. Continue reading

spelling

Be Taken Seriously as an Admin: 5 Reasons Spelling and Grammar Are Important

Many people overlook the importance of spelling and grammar, especially when it comes to staff and administrators. While typing without capitalisation and regards to grammar is something mostly found in very young admins (specifically teens) it’s not a problem that is exclusive to them.

Spelling and grammar are very important not only to being understood, but also to being taken seriously. You don’t have to know how to spell 15 letter words and always put apostrophes in the right spots, but you do have to be able to make your posts able to be read and understood.

Take a look at our 5 reasons reasonable spelling and grammar are important for administrators who want to be taken seriously.

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Trash

Take the trash out, but don’t air your dirty laundry! Common Mistakes Admins Make with Recycling Bin Boards

When it comes to taking out the trash and airing dirty laundry there are two worrying trends happening with new forum administrators. We hope to address both sides of this trend and open up a discussion about the recycling bin; Who should have one? Who should have access? Is it really as useful as it sounds?
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