[WikiEN-l] Don't template the newbies either

Rory Stolzenberg rory096 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 9 07:30:25 UTC 2007

On 7/9/07, David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com> wrote:
> http://www.webhostingreport.net/blog/archives/2007/07/08/wikipediaorg-on-its-way-to-become-a-second-dmoz/
> It's from a search engine spammer, but the point stands. Templating is
> not only insulting to the regulars, it's insulting to all recipients.
> How about some RFA opposes: "Too much templating, no conversation."
> That should get the goldfarmers off the templating kick.
> - d.

God, please don't. RfA is broken enough without having even more people
opposing to make a point about something they want people to do more. How
about you convince current admins on AIV not to demand 4 template warnings
before a block, or nom some CSD warning templates for deletion?

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