User talk:Elef

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We hope you enjoy editing here and being a part of our community! Vasiliki 09:22, September 1, 2008 (UTC)


I removed reference to GOYouth since it already appeared under External Links. We [shouldnt] do a link [sentence] in the body of [an] article [IF we already have the same sentence as an External link because it is doubling up in the one article]. Vasiliki 10:10, September 1, 2008 (UTC)

There's nothing wrong with putting links into the body of an article, but only if it's appropriate (i.e., don't link every possible thing). The "External links" section is usually for material that is directly relevant to the whole subject of the article, while adding such links internally into the article is usually for links that are relevant only to a relatively minor point. —Fr. Andrew talk contribs (THINK!) 12:11, September 1, 2008 (UTC)
Have I improved/clarified what I was trying to say? I might just tell him face to face ... Vasiliki 00:24, September 2, 2008 (UTC)

Removal of Inappropriate Content

Hey Leftheri, I just proved to you HOW GOOD our Administrators are!! LOL - Didnt I tell you that if I or anyone leave an inappropriate comment or make a stupid edit ..SuperEditors fly in to save the day ;-) I think now you will be super confident in the processes in place on OrthodoxWiki! In the meantime, I still look like a cheeky idiot to ASDamick LOL - Vasiliki 22:51, September 1, 2008 (UTC)