• Welcome to our new Moderators

    Some of you may have noticed the article we published in January about our reaching 100,000 threads within the EduGeek forums, and then posted up some traffic stats that we have built up over the past year. This is something of a milestone, but what we didnt quite go into detail about what just how busy the forums are and how our ever increasing traffic levels require a quite bit more attention than we admins can now spare.

    It wont be long before we start to hit 90,000+ visits per day now (we are already in the high 80ks most working days) and this level of traffic requires quite a bit of policing and background knowledge of EduGeek and how we work.

    To this end, it gives us great pleasure to announce that we have appointed 3 new moderators to help us out. So please raise an Edu Hobnob and welcome:
    @Little-Miss
    @Elsiegee40
    @Soulfish

    We are in no doubt that they will be a vital part of the EduGeek moderation team and we thank them heartily for their agreeing to help out EduGeek at a higher level.
    Comments 38 Comments
    1. kaphc's Avatar
      kaphc -
      Congratulations to the new mods, and thanks for stepping up! And also thanks to everyone who mods already, and runs the site. It's rather good.
    1. Little-Miss's Avatar
      Little-Miss -
      Oh this is weird, i feel like i've just snuck into an off limits area when no one was looking.... *shifty eyes*

      <<<<<<< That also keeps throwing me! ha!
    1. X-13's Avatar
      X-13 -
      Quote Originally Posted by Little-Miss View Post
      Oh this is weird, i feel like i've just snuck into an off limits area when no one was looking.... *shifty eyes*

      <<<<<<< That also keeps throwing me! ha!
      I'm just waiting for you to realise you can edit everyone's messages and add Cumberbatch to them all/change all fonts to purple/add Nyan cat.
    1. Jamman960's Avatar
      Jamman960 -
      Congrats to the new mods, Be careful not to click the little red button

      Seriously though, enjoy it and try not to let it take over too much of your time.

      James
    1. Little-Miss's Avatar
      Little-Miss -
      Ssssshhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh...need to gain more trust before abusing my new powers!
    1. X-13's Avatar
      X-13 -
      Quote Originally Posted by Little-Miss View Post
      Ssssshhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh...need to gain more trust before abusing my new powers!
      Lady, the first thing I did when I got my Mod powers was perma-ban people who annoyed me. [OK, they acted like butt-monkies and deserved it for posting "adult material"... but I really did it for revenge.]

      Also, remember that time I modded your comments on one of my blog posts? Joke editing people's posts is fun. [Awaiting revenge edit]

      Another fun thing to do is edit posts... but don't actually change anything. Let people wonder what was added/removed.
    1. Little-Miss's Avatar
      Little-Miss -
      *sits and waits for "mod" badge to change back to "supporter"*
    1. X-13's Avatar
      X-13 -
      Quote Originally Posted by Little-Miss View Post
      *sits and waits for "mod" badge to change back to "supporter"*
      ~waits for "member" badge to turn into "GLaDOS Wrangler"~

      Come on, @Dos_Box You know you want to.
    1. Little-Miss's Avatar
      Little-Miss -
      i want my mod badge to be purple....
    1. X-13's Avatar
      X-13 -
      Quote Originally Posted by Little-Miss View Post
      i want my mod badge to be purple....
      That would actually be cool...

      I saw that edit @Little-Miss. Remember, you're in for the Need for speed draw. I can always... lose... your entry.

      MWHAHAHAHAHAHA!

      ~Lightning~
    1. Little-Miss's Avatar
      Little-Miss -
      hahahahaha!! I was just testing......
    1. GrumbleDook's Avatar
      GrumbleDook -
      Congrats to you all ... you do all know it's not too late to politely decline and you will escape years of servitude and supplying @ZeroHour with quality coffee.
    1. Little-Miss's Avatar
      Little-Miss -
      well, i've been here over 5 years...i might as well go the whole hog!
    1. Edu-IT's Avatar
      Edu-IT -
      Congrats all. :-)
    1. john's Avatar
      john -
      Quote Originally Posted by Little-Miss View Post
      well, i've been here over 5 years...i might as well go the whole hog!
      What bread of Hog? As for the badge I like the blue lol

      and Welcome to the new mods Come join us on the sofa and squeeze up but bring us more Hob Nobs and Red Bull for @Domino
    1. Little-Miss's Avatar
      Little-Miss -
      (pygmy)

      Last sofa i sat on felt like it was about to break!
    1. Domino's Avatar
      Domino -
      Quote Originally Posted by john View Post
      Come join us on the sofa and squeeze up but bring us more Hob Nobs and Red Bull for @Domino
      Attachment 17392

      I concur...
    1. garethedmondson's Avatar
      garethedmondson -
      Llongyfarchiadau mawr.

      Gareth