Dear Forum administrators | Forum rules and help guides | Fab forum

A A A

Please consider registering
guest

Log In Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —

  

— Match —

   

— Forum Options —

   

Wildcard usage:
*  matches any number of characters    %  matches exactly one character

Minimum search word length is 4 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

Topic RSS
Dear Forum administrators
4 May 2013
2.44am
Funny Paper
America
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 1696
Member Since:
1 November 2012
Online

Why am I getting this message after I posted a comment to the "Paul's Drumming on "Dear Prudence" topic in the "Albums" section --

Your post is awaiting moderation in the topic Paul's drumming on "Dear Prudence" 

???

Thanks.

 

Faded flowers, wait in a jar, till the evening is complete... complete... complete... complete...
4 May 2013
6.16am
meanmistermustard
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 7234
Member Since:
1 May 2011
Offline

I got two messages saying two post were mellow and awaiting the mods attention. What is a mellow post? Aside from being chilled out and relaxed.

"Well, probably we'll sell less records, less people'll go to see the film, we'll write less songs, and we'll all die of failure" (John Lennon 8/64)
4 May 2013
9.41am
Gerell
Philippines, the country which no Beatle would dare to perform again.
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 687
Member Since:
27 December 2012
Offline

meanmistermustard said
I got two messages saying two post were mellow and awaiting the mods attention. What is a mellow post? Aside from being chilled out and relaxed.

A post about Kenny G perhaps?

"And in the End the Love you take is equal to the Love you make"
"When I was a robber *Piano Chord* in Boston Place"
"Let's hope this turns out pretty darn good huh"
"Pete may be the best, but Ringo is the star"
Paul:"Don't be nervous John"
John:"I 'm not"
4 May 2013
10.54am
Ron Nasty
"Where have you been?" "I'm not telling you..."
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 2541
Member Since:
17 December 2012
Offline

meanmistermustard said
I got two messages saying two post were mellow and awaiting the mods attention. What is a mellow post? Aside from being chilled out and relaxed.

Mellow is the title Joe used, at my suggestion, for Beatles in the Blood's Heal/Hurt game after he split it from the Rockers version while moving them all to their own sub-forum yesterday. You do have two posts in the section that was split off and retitled, though I don't know why they'd be awaiting the mods attention – unless the messages popped up while Joe was working on it. I know I got a whole bunch of messages telling me a Mellow post had been moved.

 

"I only said we were bigger than Rod... and now there's all this!" Ron Nasty
4 May 2013
3.02pm
Zig
The Toppermost of the Poppermost
Moderator
Forum Posts: 3306
Member Since:
14 April 2010
Offline

Joe had mentioned in a different thread that certain triggers will cause a post to go into 'Awaiting Moderation" status. It has nothing to do (99.99999% of the time) with the individual who posted, but rather the content. If a post contains multiple links, questionable links (not necessarily unsafe) or web photos that contain hyperlinks; certain anti spam triggers kick in. There may be other triggers, but these are the ones that happen most often.

When I log in, I look for these and fix 'em when I see 'em. Thanks for your patience!

mal-evans

To the fountain of perpetual mirth, Let it roll for all its worth.

Can buy Joe love! If you're going to buy that song, album, or T-shirt anyway; please consider using these links to support the Beatles Bible: Amazon | iTunes

4 May 2013
4.48pm
meanmistermustard
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 7234
Member Since:
1 May 2011
Offline

Thanks for the answers mja and zig. No idea there was a thread called mellow and therefore it intruiged me that a post was mellow and blocked.

"Well, probably we'll sell less records, less people'll go to see the film, we'll write less songs, and we'll all die of failure" (John Lennon 8/64)
5 May 2013
12.25am
Funny Paper
America
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 1696
Member Since:
1 November 2012
Online

Thanks Zig!

 

Faded flowers, wait in a jar, till the evening is complete... complete... complete... complete...
5 May 2013
2.02am
Von Bontee
A Hole In The Road
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 1855
Member Since:
14 December 2009
Offline

Yeah, thanks! I wondered about that too, but just assumed it meant that my posts had been moved to that new thread and didn't give a second thought.

One day, a tape-op got a tape on backwards, he went to play it, and it was all "Neeeradno-undowarrroom" and it was "Wow! Sounds Indian!" -- Paul McCartney
28 May 2013
10.25am
joe2
Here
A Beginning
Forum Posts: 6
Member Since:
15 October 2009
Offline

Test to see if the "lastest posts" thing updates – please ignore.

28 May 2013
3.24pm
fabfouremily
Sitting in an English garden
Moderator
Forum Posts: 2941
Member Since:
3 May 2012
Offline
10

Ah yes, it's gone now.

''We're just knocked out. We heard about the sell out. You gotta get an album out, you owe it to the people. We're so happy we can hardly count.''

Forum Timezone: UTC 0

Most Users Ever Online: 597

Currently Online: Funny Paper, Ahhh Girl, Annadog40, Mr. Kite, El Dorado
53 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Members Birthdays
Today Mr Bellamy
Upcoming Joe

Top Posters:

meanmistermustard: 7234

mr. Sun king coming together: 6972

mithveaen: 4678

parlance: 3701

MeanMrsMustard: 2803

Ron Nasty: 2541

skye: 2295

IveJustSeenAFaceo: 2048

LongHairedLady: 1891

Von Bontee: 1855

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 87

Members: 2337

Moderators: 5

Admins: 1

Forum Stats:

Groups: 3

Forums: 33

Topics: 3068

Posts: 110657

Newest Members: BeatleZak, Mast Paster, Stephen Merrick, happyfeetgroove, captaindiggity

Moderators: Ahhh Girl (3399), fabfouremily (2941), Zig (3306), Joe (3220), Ellie (1)

Administrators: Joe (3220)