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GastonRabbit A troper draws near! from Robinson, Illinois, USA Relationship Status: I'm just a poor boy, nobody loves me
A troper draws near!
Aug 19th 2019 at 2:18:10 PM

[up]Should Pixiv be marked as closed? The option's history page shows that it prevously had strikethrough markup (before the 1.8 update disabled strikethrough in crowners), so it appears that it was reopened without permission, most likely by accident when reverting the "Bibble Bobble" text (other options had that text reverted).

Edited by GastonRabbit on Aug 19th 2019 at 4:21:07 AM

"Guess what? You got it for free. Are you proud of yourself?"
LunaSea orbit from ODD Relationship Status: Above such petty unnecessities
orbit
Sep 8th 2019 at 4:07:37 PM

Ah, someone beat me to it! Well, here's what I had to say:

With Tumblr in its death throes, I think it's time to work in a complete overhaul of the site's pages. Pretty much all of them bear the earmarks of having been written up around 2012-2013. Tumblr's entire culture has gone through so many morphs by now that it's impossible for TV Tropes' pages on it to not look incredibly dated. I'd love to open up a discussion on what should stay and go.

I'm just a dumbass who loves LOONA.
Lymantria Tyrannoraptoran Reptiliomorph from Toronto Relationship Status: Staying up all night to get lucky
Tyrannoraptoran Reptiliomorph
Sep 14th 2019 at 12:26:28 PM

Death throes? I heard a lot of rumours about it going down, but that never happened.

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wingedcatgirl it's her... the real winged cat girl... from Catgirl Heaven, presumably Relationship Status: Crazy Cat Lady
it's her... the real winged cat girl...
Sep 14th 2019 at 8:54:48 PM

Ehh, it's "dying" in the same sense Livejournal is — the userbase is rapidly declining, but there's no particular sign that the site is about to be full-on shut down.

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naturalironist from The Information Superhighway Relationship Status: TV Tropes ruined my love life
Sep 14th 2019 at 10:19:08 PM

With regards to twitter, it's in a bad state right now but could be retooled into something appropriate for our site.

There are twitter accounts that produce fictional, tropable content that isn't enough to have their own page. That's what should be hosted on that page, not the current examples.

"It's just a show; I should really just relax"
LunaSea orbit from ODD Relationship Status: Above such petty unnecessities
orbit
Sep 18th 2019 at 4:37:21 PM

Yo, nombretomado! I've been working on a rehaul of the Tumblr pages. Mind telling me how to go about Sandboxing it/getting it approved? Do I just go to Sandbox/Tumblr and paste what I've got, then create a forum post asking what people think and my suggestions for its other related pages?

I'm just a dumbass who loves LOONA.
alnair20aug93 The Taste of Inktober from Furrypines Relationship Status: Chocolate!
The Taste of Inktober
Sep 23rd 2019 at 11:09:40 AM

[up] A Sandbox page would suffice.


Yahoo! needs a little TLC. A lot of them are related to Yahoo!Mail and Yahoo!Answers, and how it couldn't catch up on Google.

Also, they have a new logo.

Edited by alnair20aug93 on Sep 24th 2019 at 2:13:09 AM

That's all there is. There isn't anymore. YOWZA!!!
LunaSea orbit from ODD Relationship Status: Above such petty unnecessities
orbit
Sep 24th 2019 at 7:33:51 AM

I'm afraid I can't help for Yahoo!. I abandoned my email accounts there years ago, and the few times I've gone there to check things out, I don't like what I see.

I'm just a dumbass who loves LOONA.
Fighteer Geronimo! from the Time Vortex Relationship Status: Dancing with Captain Jack Harkness
Geronimo!
Sep 24th 2019 at 7:34:59 AM

I'd say to delete Yahoo!. All of the tropes are about its operations as a RL Internet company and have nothing to do with any creative media it may have produced.

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