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Re: How to deal with inappropriate content

From: Julee <julee@adobe.com>
Date: Fri, 17 May 2013 10:42:00 -0700
To: "pdsouza@about.com" <pdsouza@about.com>, Janet Swisher <jswisher@mozilla.com>
CC: "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Message-ID: <CDBBB9E4.780B5%julee@adobe.com>
Taken care of it. Thanks, everyone! J


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From:  Patrick D'Souza <pdsouza@about.com>
Reply-To:  "pdsouza@about.com" <pdsouza@about.com>
Date:  Friday, May 17, 2013 10:37 AM
To:  Janet Swisher <jswisher@mozilla.com>
Cc:  "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Subject:  Re: How to deal with inappropriate content

    
 I agree. We should just go ahead and delete these pages.
 
 
On 05/17/2013 01:35 PM, Janet Swisher wrote:
 
 
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> I don't recall if deleting pages requires special privileges. I think it does.
> If so, anyone who has that privilege is trusted to exercise it appropriately.
> Don't worry about getting a consensus about whether something is spam: if you
> know it when you see it, just kill it.
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>  A borderline case would be someone who uses their user profile to promote
> their web development services. I would be more lenient for that sort of thing
> from an active contributor than from someone whose only contribution is their
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>  This is not a borderline case.
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>  On 5/17/13 12:24 PM, Julee wrote:
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>> Oh, also, apparent if you look at the content: it's not relevant. J
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>> From:  julee <julee@adobe.com>
>>  Date:  Friday, May 17, 2013 10:21 AM
>>  To:  "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
>>  Subject:  How to deal with inappropriate content
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>> I was just looking over some of the new contributions. A lot are great.
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>> One group of articles created, however, look like spamdexing to me.[1] At the
>> least, it contains verbatim content that has not been attributed.
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>> Do we have a process for dealing with inappropriate content? Should I just
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>> [1] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/Amparoleonor
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