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No. 7293[Reply]

There isn't currently a thread for minor notices and changes to the site. For full transparency this will be a thread to inform you all of any updates or changes that aren't necessarily worthy of an big announcement.
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No. 8710

>>8624
>>8624
four days late to respond and also missed the townhall, but I was thinking if we really wanted the weeb shit out of ot we could do a board for fandom shit in general, so it includes anime, kpop, western cartoons, movies and shows, etc. That way people won't be triggered about the name, there's enough variety to warrant an entire board for it all, and it's separated. I think keeping w for cows who are weebs is perfect tbh, and I'm actually liking how it's set up now that ot threads are out of it.

I know this is probably too late but it's just an idea i dunno!

No. 8712

Can it be changed that only staff can post in this thread and questions concerns complaints about updates in the regular complaint thread? I think meta in general could use some tidying

No. 8713

>>8712
Yeah, complaints and suggestions can go to the other thread. Locking this one now and it'll stay up for updates.

No. 8934

The duplicate TND thread has been deleted from /pt/

No. 8960

Onison thread put on autosage until anons learn to stop derailing and tinfoiling.



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No. 7951[Reply]

- we found a new admin based on the applications that were sent in. She has been a lolcow user from the start and we are confident that she'll be a great leader. She'll start sometime during January.

- the new admin will use the applications to pick her own mod team. Whether or not current mods stay will be up to her.

- once the new admin is officially owner of the board, she will move to a new server provider which should offer better performance and fewer concerns about takedowns.

- we have chipped in together to upgrade the current server for the remainder of time before the switch so that lolcow can run smoothly until the new admin takes over.


Sorry for the wait and all the open questions. I'm just posting to share an announcement, the rest will be worked on once the admin is with us.
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No. 8536

>>8511
Seconding this, there's a few threads on first page of this board that are clearly outdated, would love to see potential new banners instead

No. 8561

Will you be taking applications any time soon? I would love to try my hand at being a janitor or volunteer in some way.

No. 8566

>>8561
they just held applications 3 months ago unless you're that new

No. 8567

>>8566
Not a newfag; just happen to have more free time now than I did previously. I just figured you can never have enough people cleaning, organizing, and keeping watch.

No. 8589

>>8567
I was wondering the same thing, I wanted to all the past few months but didn’t have time until recently to do it, and now applications are closed. They probably will sometime in the future but I’m not sure about when or how soon.

Hope we can though!



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No. 8771[Reply]

Please post all general issues and complaints here. If you want mods to do something, or have some issue with or suggestion for site content, you should use this thread.

>>>/meta/6821 should only be used for technical issues and suggestions (can't load site, site slow, bugs, site feature requests). This thread is for non-technical issues.
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No. 8957

>>8956
people are just posting social media updates and others are posting paragraphs of tinfoil that's already been discussed and is tired. none of it is really banworthy imo.

No. 8958

>>8915
>I think you guys just got used to being able to nitpick moo's facial cleanser choices and obesity without repercussions.

I know you're currently getting shit on for putting the kibosh to the Moo nitpicking, but kudos to you because you're absolutely correct. People in that thread were getting so obsessed they sounded like mentally ill cows themselves. I hope one day /pt/ will be readable for me again.

No. 8959

Please ban this person.

>>>/snow/779295
>>>/w/36435

No. 8961

>>8958
This. The bans and strict moderation in the momo thread is justified, the boob vein a-logs there got so used to Dakota stan level nitpicking it just ruined the threads for everyone and made all the posters look like autistic nutjobs. The fanficcing about her got so out of hand that I'd rather have people be banned for constant "speculation" (ridiculous tinfoiling) than let everything pass. The people currently screeching about jnig taking a hand selfie with her sound like all those obsessed jealous thots on twitter constantly "burning" momo with regurgitated milk for social media clout. Momo does enough awful shit on her own, you don't have to make up stuff.

No. 8962

Terrible admin/mod team on this site, it's pretty much dead because people get banned for having discussion. There's no back and forth between users because of the absurd "derailment" bans, only certain opinions are allowed and encouraged and everything else seems to be shot down by both the mods and the mini mods, and banning nitpick on a website full of women bitching about other women is retarded and a guaranteed way to bury the site. Dead site, dead threads.



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No. 962[Reply]

A nice, cosy, official banner thread to submit your new banners for the benefit and expansion of the website.

Banners must be 300x100

Banners should mention the site directly or indirectly. "lolcow.farm" written, a picture of a cow, etc.

Submitting some OC.
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No. 8426

https://lolcow.farm/banners/
It looks like 4 new banners were added! Yay admin-sama! But honestly, there are so many others that should be added like
>>4211
>>4341
>>5754
>>7550
>>7559
>>7627
>>7939
>>8040
Shouldn't some of the no longer relevant banners be removed to allow space for newer ones? Not sure if it's harder to show too many banners

No. 8512

>>8426
Some of the ones you linked were added, check the top of the link for banners past 100

No. 8514

>>8512
Oh thank you! Didn't notice (it arranges them weird, woops). I love so many new banners from anons <3

No. 8896

>>2295
>>3426
>>7456
>>5754

can these get added please Admin-sama?

No. 8899

>>8896
omg yumi! titanic getting beaten to a pulp. the memories.



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No. 6816[Reply]

Third edition!

Please post all general issues and complaints here. If you want mods to do something, or have some issue with or suggestion for site content, you should use this thread.

>>>/meta/6821 should only be used for technical issues and suggestions (can't load site, site slow, bugs, site feature requests). This thread is for non-technical issues.
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No. 8767

>>8761
Thanks a lot, admin. This is great to hear. Seriously, it's much appreciated.

No. 8768

LOCKING IMMINENT

Thread has exceeded 1200 posts and is about to be locked! Please create a new thread and post a link to it.

No. 8769

>>8761
for 4. i thought you said in the town hall there would be a 3 day ban?

No. 8772

>>8769
You're right, I'll fix that.
New thread
>>>/meta/8771

No. 8773

>>8766
Yes, but thanks for the hurr newfag shit.

Most imageboards aren't as anally moderated and rule-heavy as lolcow. For a site so obsessed with controlling post quality it's strange not to be more transparent about bans.



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No. 8345[Reply]

It's been a very long time since the community has gotten together to discuss the site and changes. I think it's about time to fix that so I've scheduled a townhall as seen on the announcements.The townhall chat is scheduled for Monday, February 4th, at 9 AM JST via cytube (a link will be posted).

I don't plan on rescheduling the projected date because it's futile to try to meet everyone's preferred time frame. Anyone that can't make it will be able to read a recap in this thread.
Please use this thread to bring up points of discussion you would like to bring up at the townhall.
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No. 8717

>>8716
*image laws

Not internet ffs.

No. 8718

>>8716

Since the rule has been applied so unevenly, yes, it needs to be clarified.

Were you in the town hall? What Admin said there seemed contradictory, and the chat was going by so fast not everything was addressed.

>image laws


As in copyright or ownership of the image itself or rights of personality and publicity in countries such as Germany?

>Parents have rights over their child's photos.


Over photos and video taken by others?

No. 8719

>>8718
Admin kind of basically said don't post stuff that would get you in trouble.

The site is in USA so the laws are USA laws. In the USA there are laws against "harassing" children and using their pictures for things other than their intended purpose or without the parent's permission. Parents have the right over their child's image unless they consent to it being used publicly. So even if someone posts their kid on IG it's a real grey area. Child stars don't have the same rights as a celeb's kids who aren't child stars.

No. 8720

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>>8719

I asked because I've seen all of the examples in >>8686 both redtexted and deleted (even memes and stock images) and not despite being reported like >>>/snow/755698. Anons in the Celeb thread have asked for clarification. And look at the ban that happened in the Mommy Vloggers thread for asking for clarification, yet the pics and videos remain.

No. 8724

>>8720
nitpicking kids is gross, even if they're in the public eye



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No. 8313[Reply]

A user survey was opened at the end of December based off of nominations in this thread >>>/meta/7479
The results are as follows.
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No. 8343

>>8330
It was so dry no one could believe it. I still can’t believe it.

No. 8350

I just feel for Taylor placing second and third when she was shooting up all this time. There's always next year!

No. 8427

Surprised that Momokun's sexual harrassment didn't make it to any place. Threads were being filled in 1-2 days during #MooToo

No. 8447

>>8427
And no representation for emzotic's "career"-ending spergout.

No. 8626

Thankyou Autumn i am so glad to reached you you've saved my life i love you i wish you and i were mates what do you think of frogs?some girls love them 22 love them 13 dont(namefagging)



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No. 6821[Reply]

Post all technical help questions and technical/feature suggestions here. This is the place to go if you're having some problem with the site or want to request a new feature.

If you have some non-technical issue, like wanting mods to do something or a suggesting a change in policy, please use >>1134

If you want to email me: admin@lolcow.farm



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No. 8425

hey, using chrome as my browser and am currently unable to open images from the spoiler or enlarge them. i was also having trouble with deleting posts on /pt earlier, but was able to delete a post successfully here in /meta, wondering if there's some kind of maintenance going on? thanks.

No. 8440

>>8425
There is no maintenance at the moment but posting screenshots would help.

No. 8463

All but one of the images in Micky's thread are now gone.
>>>/w/1771

No. 8484

>>8463
Same anon, a bunch of images are also gone from the dress up game thread. What is going on?
>>>/ot/361130

No. 8513

>>8463
>>8484
I'm looking into the issue and for a way to restore some of the images since clicking for an image link says "file deleted". The dressup thread has it the worst right now so you guys have permission to make a new thread if you want.



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No. 7479[Reply]

Rejoice! Another round of festivities is upon us!

To celebrate a year full of rich, creamy milk ending, we'll host the lolcow awards 2018!

You can now submit your nominations.

Categories
> best milk
> favorite cow
> worst cow
> Horrorcow
> best troll
> worst troll
> best comeback
> biggest plot twist
> best user submitted content (photo edits etc.)

Once we have a good amount of nominations, a poll will be posted for everyone to vote.

Enjoy!
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No. 8096

>>7479
Onion boi is best and worst

No. 8097

>>8096
You need to vote here fam >>8011

No. 8262

>>7479
When do we see the winners? I've looked but can't see if you have a date to publish the winners.

No. 8266

>>8262
Sorry for the delay but I can announce winners tomorrow since the previous admin handed me the results. Expect a new meta thread with all the winners.

No. 8288

>>8266
my body is ready



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No. 4265[Reply]

Summarizing tonight's Townhall:

- A new team of moderators and janitors has been hired and is working hard to keep lolcow clean. Staff has an all-new moderation guide with specific ban reasons and times. Bans increase with a factor of 2 for repeat offenses in succession.
- A posting guide for new users will be added in order to integrate them more efficiently rather than filling up threads with attempts to alienate or teach them.
- Users are encouraged to use the reports system to let staff know privately if they agree with moderation decisions (public ones like warnings). This is a way for us to (under consideration of bullshit reports and bias) keep tabs on which moderators reflect the community.
- Posting new threads on /pt/ will be restricted to staff members. For thread continuations, a warning will be posted once a thread has reached 1100 posts (100 posts before bump limit).
From that point, users can submit summaries of recent drama and thread OP pics to a dedicated thread. Staff will then post a continuation thread. Recently, continuations have been missing social media links and summaries, so we'll try this as a solution.
- Posting new threads to /snow/ will be aided by a new post form (pic related). Until the form is installed, a post template will help new users make decent quality threads.
- Race and trans wank will be reduced to one thread each in /ot/ which will be put on autosage.
- Proposed: In times of zero milk, when a thread is mostly speculation, it could be put on autosage until a moderator undoes this when there's fresh drama.
- Nitpicking, armchair psychology, and absolutely baseless speculating must be saged and kept under control. Endless tinfoiling about e.g. Taylor's or Dakota's income or specific shade of hair color must stop and will be punished.
- Hellweek starts tomorrow. This means strict moderation and lots of temporary bans.
- For example, all posts that only consist of "hi [cow]" or "lol" or "underrated post" will be removed and punished with a short ban.
- Taking bait is now a bannable offense unless saged and kept to minimal interaction.
- The Chatango box, although requested as an alternative to Discord, seems unpopular and has been voted to be removed.
- Incel threads will be banned until farmers learn not to lure them to lolcow by attentionwhoring in their communities.
- Zero tolerance for male posters who identify themselves in their posts or otherwise fail to fly under the radar.
- Ember's thread will be put on autosage. You can keep posting in it, but don't make a new one.
- /sty/ and /cream/ will be removed.


Feel free to make further suggestions or post your feedback on any of the above.
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No. 4549

>>4511

/Sty/ was a goddamn mistake and now it's gone. Shit threads are rightfully deleted forever now.

No. 4554

>>4511
It's technically still there, and usable

lolcow.farm/sty/

No. 4557

Can we get Kelly's posts tagged, like with mystery, spergchan, etc?

No. 4558

>>4557

seconded

No. 8145




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