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Old 12-14-2011, 01:19 AM   #35
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can you click the back button that many times...


Ok...got it. Check this out...
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Old 12-14-2011, 01:23 AM   #36
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can you click the back button that many times...
Nope i couldn't find it and got bored. lol
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Old 12-14-2011, 01:23 AM   #37
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here....look how many spammers on page 43....

check out what they drive and where they live. If they put a full address....SPAMMER! If they drive a BMW and are from the USA, SPAMMER! 9 times out of 10, if they have numbers after their name, SPAMMER! but, this is just to give an idea. if we click on their user info, stuff like this (in blue) shows up and you can immediately tell they are spammers.

Our site is pretty much number 1 on any search engine for Camaros. Camaro5 always pops up...and it's growing so fast, that it's so easy for spammers to find. Pretty crazy...
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Old 12-14-2011, 01:25 AM   #38
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here....look how many spammers on page 43....
LOL!!!! 2001 Camaro GTI!!!! WHERE I GET ONE!!!!!! lol!
How can you tell that the other ones are spammers though?

EDIT: lol, i always end up back on C5 when i try to do research about our cars off site so i don't sound like such a chicken head asking so many questions!
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Old 12-14-2011, 01:28 AM   #39
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LOL!!!! 2001 Camaro GTI!!!! WHERE I GET ONE!!!!!! lol!
How can you tell that the other ones are spammers though?
Experience....pretty much. But, to make sure so we don't go banning some new random member with no posts, we go to that blue page and see what's by their name and under their sig. You can't see their sig since they have no posts yet...but if we go to that blue page, we can see the sigs and any other info they have all in one place. That will tell us with 99% accuracy whether or not they are spammers. If we are not sure, we leave them...and wait for them to post. 9 times out of 10, one of y'all will see it and report them if they slip through the cracks.
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Old 12-14-2011, 01:29 AM   #40
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Hahaha cool. I'm gunna be on the look out now. Eyes pealed! Alright, i'm off to bed. Good night everyone!
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Old 12-14-2011, 01:31 AM   #41
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Old 12-14-2011, 02:07 AM   #42
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This is the only forum that I have ever been on where there are mods who complain because they have to move threads and actually start threads about it.
Oddly enough, I see it on pretty much any forum I've been on. Usually, the bigger (and older) the forum is the more likely you are to see it.

When its someone new, or if the topic could fit into more than one section we don't really mind. But the ones that are blatantly obvious, coming from a guy with 1000 posts ... those are the ones that really irk us.
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Old 12-14-2011, 02:23 AM   #43
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Tag I'm on tapatalk, but post my first screen shot that I put up. where I banned like 60 spammers at once. I feel like it's lord of the rings and we are in a battle scene just counting our kills.

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Old 12-14-2011, 04:10 AM   #44
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It would seem the criteria for posting in the "General" section is slimming a bit.

And I'm already growing weary of seeing the READTHISTHREADREADTHISTHREADREADTHISTHREADREADTHIS THREADREADTHISTHREADREADTHISTHREADREADTHISTHREADRE ADTHISTHREADREADTHISTHREADREADTHISTHREAD thread scolding people that post their threads in the wrong section.



That said, this forum is huge and you guys (mods) make a heroic effort to keep it all organized for us. Let's just not get too uptight. We love you guys
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Old 12-14-2011, 04:46 AM   #45
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Old 12-14-2011, 06:13 AM   #46
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Old 12-14-2011, 06:31 AM   #47
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I second the thanks for the clean board. But more importantly, I still can't get past the Quadrilateral example..... you see, I hate to admit it so don't tell anyone I said this, but I have a.... well, a circle that feels left out now. Guess a general post is in order.
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Old 12-14-2011, 08:04 AM   #48
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Hahaha want me to do it with ovals and circles?
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Old 12-14-2011, 08:19 AM   #49
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I agree in many ways with the OP. If a new member is posting about his/her car.....I'm only likely to see it and comment on it in the General Discussions thread. I NEVER visit member car journals, or off topic, etc. unless I'm looking for something specific or search and something happens to come up in that search result. However, I'm very likely to click on that thread in the General Discussion and welcome the new member or comment on their car/experience, etc.
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Old 12-14-2011, 08:30 AM   #50
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Ya I will agree that the v6 bashing thread was not cool to find in the v6 section. Those threads should be buried deep in the underbelly of this site hehe. Steiger, you should of shut that post about the protesters down sooner. I like that this site is a escape from politics and that we all have different opinions but our bond is the 5th gen. I don't want to know how anyone feels about the government or how clean public parks are. I want to know how you hid all the wires when putting led strips in the back window lol....I'm interested to hear if they have made any progress on a TB for the 2012 v6.....
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Old 12-14-2011, 09:09 AM   #51
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I'll take some pictures later this week for you.

I'll be honest here for a minute, I'm on camaro5 a LOT. But I still miss things, as do the other mods. Except C_C, he's perfect If you see a thread that's going down hill, or that is down hill already hit the report button. We don't get annoyed, it's super helpful when you guys report posts.
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