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Out of interest...moderators??

Postby Playboy_bunny » Sun Sep 23, 2007 5:45 pm

I was just wondering, to the moderators, exactly how did you become a moderator? Did you ask to become one, or did you get contacted to be one? (lol Im not fishing btw, just wondering :D)
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Postby madeline » Sun Sep 23, 2007 6:09 pm

hehe... well I pm'ed moderators a few times to ask if certain threads could be "editable"- namely personal progress and daily food diary, to reduce posts and make it easier for people.

The first one was a yes (daily food diary), but on the second one (personal progress) Kate asked me if I wanted to become a moderator instead, she put in a good word for me to Scott (which was returned Kate darling :wink: ) et voila! I am now a warrior against spam hehe.
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Postby kate_turner2000 » Sun Sep 23, 2007 6:49 pm

i asked admin the same question one day last year and i fit the criteria and scott asked if i wanted to become a mod. basically its someone who is a role model, has lost weight, gets along well with everyone, is willing to delete spam and keep an eye on the running of the forum, etc.
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Postby Butterfly_Dawn » Tue Sep 25, 2007 6:46 pm

I was contacted and offered to be a mod due to my longstanding membership and participation etc. I think Dolly may have put in a word or two. I miss Dolly, where'd she go :(
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Postby Chelle » Tue Sep 25, 2007 6:51 pm

I had only been on this forum for 1 or 2 week's before I became a moderator I was approached by scott by email, after I had email him about some spam that was on the forum to be deleted.
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Postby Jisgone » Tue Sep 25, 2007 8:05 pm

i got contacted by scott too :)

cause im in perth i seem to be on late at night when all the porn spam happens
ew :P
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