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1 Apr 2012 9:38PM   Views : 6693 Unique : 312

I've been off on one. I'm still off on one, I think. TongueWink

I haven't written anything for several weeks because I got fed up with being told that I couldn't form questions in blogs. I started to become paranoid about whether or not I had included a ? mark in what I'd written.
I don't know whether blogs [generally] are monitored.
I don't know whether it is my blogs which are monitored.
If my blogs are being monitored, maybe it means that I have a black mark against my name. SadSad Wink Aaaaaagh !! GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
It may be that there is a 'system-programmed mechanism' to identify ? marks in a blog, and issue an auto warning that ''questions are not permitted in blogs and must be asked in the forums.''

I have no intention of asking why questions are not permitted in blogs, as a forum thread.
It seems that such a course of action will merely result in a possible acrimonious outcome, and quite honestly I have had enough of reading forum threads where people are bitching at one another.

Whether I renew my e2 subscription on 7th April remains to be seen - at the moment I am undecided.
Whether I continue to peruse the forums also remains to be seen. I do get fed up of some of the cattiness that takes place between apparent grown-ups on there.
I do enjoy viewing the photo main gallery, and learn much from doing so.
The critique gallery I mostly keep well clear of these days. It just is not worth the risk.

It seems to me a great pity that I am not allowed to form a question in the course of the admittedly sometimes inane ramblings, within my Blogs - particularly when there is neither a hidden agenda nor intent to denegrate or offend - but so be it.

I think I will probably stay 'off-on-one' GrinGrinGrin for the time being, until I get it out of my system. WinkSmile
Stand on the sidelines and watch the action.
Keep my mouth shut and my thoughts to myself.
I joined ePz because I enjoyed my photography (puerile as it was) and I enjoyed the site.
Until that returns, I shall keep my questions, ambiguous or otherwise, to myself.
I still enjoy my photography [puerile as it remains] and that's the most important thing.
Isn't it?

And guess what's just popped up on the Preview [I won't include a question mark]

''Attention: Blogs are for diary style posts only. Please do not post here if you are just posting to link to your own site, or are asking a question (please ask questions in the forum)''


Pete Plus
16 18.8k 97 England
1 Apr 2012 10:35PM
If you are referring to the header we added it was not addressed directly at you. It was to prevent people coming in who're new and don;'t understand the blog principles and just post "I've just started photography which camera/ lens should I buy/" Type questions. That's not the idea of blogs.

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strokebloke 9 493 17 England
2 Apr 2012 8:39AM
OK. Thank you Pete. I misunderstood. Not the first time TongueSmile

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