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At 23:07, 20 September 2012

Ttrimmsaid:

Hi Colecrane,

Thanks for joining our community. Since you're new, feel free to take the to learn about how things work around here.

Please leave a message on if you have any questions about contributing to wikiHow!

At 02:16, 21 September 2012

BRsaid:

At 21:16, 4 October 2012

GeGeGeLLsaid:

Hi! I'm GG. I see you are new on Wikihow. I'm very impressed by your edits! If there is anything that you need, just ask me and I would be happy to help! :)

GG

At 00:18, 5 October 2012

The_Jacobsaid:

Hi Colecrane,

I was reviewing some of your edits while patrolling. I must say... I was very impressed! Thank you, and I hope you stick around.

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Congratulations on Becoming a wikiHow Author

Congratulations! You have made your first handful of edits on wikiHow and are now a co-author of our shared how-to manual. Of the millions of people who read wikiHow every month, very few overcome their initial fear of participation to make it this far. I, and the other volunteer editors here hope you will continue editing and help us fulfill our mission of building a complete, high quality, multilingual how-to manual. Again, congratulations on becoming a wikiHow author!

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At 01:42, 18 October 2012

BRsaid:

At 01:49, 18 October 2012

BRsaid:

You removed a {{fa}}, a very important feature on the article page.

At 18:22, 19 October 2012

Ashlynn560said:

hey i am new don't relly know what to do so if you could help thankx=]

At 21:28, 24 October 2012

KatyBlisssaid:

At 22:10, October 26, 2012

KernelPonesaid:

Thanks for your edits on Get a Hot Body.

One someone reverts an edit you make, as a rule of thumb, we ask that the person whose edit was reverted not undo the revert. I left it this time, because you made a great edit there, and I'm not sure why it was reverted. Just letting you know for future reference. :) If you need anything, let me know!

At 14:17, 31 October 2012

MINYTOLOVEDHARVEYsaid:

At 02:09, November 3, 2012

KernelPonesaid:

Hey there! I noticed that you have been doing a great job editing on wikiHow. Have you considered becoming a New Article Booster? New Article Boosters are a select group of editors who improve new articles and offer incentive and encouragement to authors. You can read up on to learn more about the process.

At 00:09, 7 November 2012

Kalyxsaid:

At 18:55, 8 November 2012

Genius_knightsaid:

At 20:30, November 23, 2012

Maluniusaid:

Hey there, I was just wondering why you removed all of the attribution information here  ? Thanks =)

At 20:51, November 23, 2012

Maluniusaid:

said:
Hi there. The "Sources and Citations" section only needs the link for attribution. Shout-outs and descriptions of the creative commons license, while perfectly acceptable, act as clutter and offer a less streamlined final product. Your heart is in the right place, but it's superfluous. Hope this helps

When something is copied or used as a source as far as Creative Commons and the such, the license must be mentioned and attributed. I have been attributing websites as such for years on wikiHow and have never seen/heard people refer to extra words in the Sources section as "clutter" nor anything else.

At 21:28, November 23, 2012

Maluniusaid:

said:
When something is copied or used as a source, the link itself is sufficient. I'm not saying what you did was wrong; just saying that you went above and beyond what's necessary. You may continue to put in descriptions of the creative commons license in your attribution if you wish, but it's not necessary.

I'm not sure where you're getting your information from, but even from itself, it does state,
"Licensees must credit the licensor, keep copyright notices intact on all copies of the work, and link to the license from copies of the work."
Meaning that the attribution information itself is required. You can't just "link" them and call it sufficient. This isn't what citing information is.

At 22:06, November 23, 2012

Maluniusaid:

said:

You copied the article verbatim from its original source. I thought the attribution was simply used as inspiration.

You should probably also mention in the introduction that the article is taken directly from a different source. As a general rule, it's nice to avoid copying whole articles verbatim from other sources, even if they are licensed under CC.

I agree with you concerning the "avoid copying" part, as anyone can create an article doing so. However, if you thoroughly read through the different kinds of CC licenses, , anyone can redistribute, modify, build upon it, etc as long as they are cited with the correct standard procedure. The introduction mention isn't necessary because you're already attributing/citing them in the Citation section.

At 22:02, 27 November 2012

Rosejuicesaid:

At 00:19, 28 November 2012

Rosejuicesaid:

No problem. I'm glad to see great editers like you!

At 00:48, 29 November 2012

Angelgoldiesaid:

You were a great editor and I loved it:)

At 00:00, 30 November 2012

724jdjjasaid:

you reverted my edit for removing the vandalism is there a reason?

At 00:04, 30 November 2012

724jdjjasaid:

Thank you for understanding.

At 00:05, 30 November 2012

Isorhythmicsaid:

At 00:22, 1 December 2012

Angelgoldiesaid:

I wrote my first article and I hope that you would like it:)

At 00:25, 11 December 2012

Rosejuicesaid:

At 22:25, December 12, 2012

Ttrimmsaid:

At 18:41, 7 January 2013

Tashekiasaid:

hello

At 17:46, 1 February 2013

Aiden123said:

hi i am aiden i was wondering how long have you been doing this for? i like your work it is cool.!!!! :)

At 18:27, 1 February 2013

Aiden123said:

thanks and how old are you? :)

At 18:31, 1 February 2013

Aiden123said:

i am 14

At 16:56, 4 February 2013

Aiden123said:

i made a new Article can you tell me if it is good or not i hop it is good it is called For Success Attitude is as Important as Ability - Aiden :) so ya tell me if you like it or not k.

At 18:29, 4 February 2013

Aiden123said:

thanks and yes i did and can you give me a idea for a new one it will be a big help

At 18:55, 14 March 2013

Shunsingersaid:

hey what's up? you should text me my number is 706-982-2912 ok

At 23:49, 19 March 2013

Run2run2said:

Hi :) I am trying to save an article of mine from deletion so could you please do me a favor and answer this question? Would you ever want to get a song stuck in your head?

At 18:02, 26 April 2013

Lemonlouisesaid:

Hi Colecrane,

My name is Louise and I am a social science student currently undertaking a study on the experience of active wikiHow users for my master's thesis.

I found your profile by looking at the recent edits on the homepage and I was wondering if you would be willing to fill in a short, anonymous questionaire?

Many thanks,

Louise

p.s this is not spam :)

At 18:08, 26 April 2013

Lemonlouisesaid:

Oh thats perfectly alright, it actually makes the data more interesting! Really appreciate your participation :) best, Louise

At 22:55, May 1, 2013

Byankno1said:

At 22:56, May 1, 2013

Byankno1said:

At 20:42, 2 May 2013

EZHangDoorsaid:

Why would you remove my edit for installing an interior door. The directions on installing with brackets was obviously taken from our website?

At 22:57, 9 May 2013

Adelaide1230said:

Thank youverymuch for the thumbs up!!!

At 22:58, 9 May 2013

Adelaide1230said:

Thanks for your edits on Mod an Xbox. I gave you the thumbs up on it too -- right back at you!

At 23:55, 9 May 2013

Adelaide1230said:

Thank you very much too!!! You make me feel less insecure. :)

At 23:56, 9 May 2013

Adelaide1230said:

And your edit was helpful as well!!!

At 18:04, 11 May 2013

Adelaide1230said:

Thanks for yet another thumbs up!!!! That was very kind of you. :)

At 04:05, 12 May 2013

Adelaide1230said:

Thanks for your edits on . Very kind of you. :)

At 2013-07-17T19:12:34

Garsheppsaid:

At 2013-07-17T19:15:31

Garsheppsaid:

I see it was not the whole article; so you didn't put on the copyvio tmp(?).

At 2013-07-17T19:25:35

Garsheppsaid:

If you saw my prev vers of both my talks -- then note that I answered my own questions, and fixed talk.

At 19:20, 23 July 2013

Isorhythmicsaid:

Hey John,

Nice meeting and talking with you last weekend! Hope you're having a great week.

Jeff

At 05:04, 9 August 2013

Rosejuicesaid:

At 02:16, August 12, 2013

Adelaide1230said:

Hey! Thanks for writing "Use a Double Edged Safety Razor!" It looks great :)

At 02:16, August 12, 2013

Adelaide1230said:

At 02:18, August 12, 2013

Ttrimmsaid:

At 05:27, 29 August 2013

Icicle990said:

At 05:27, 29 August 2013

Icicle990said:

At 00:24, September 3, 2013

Ttrimmsaid:

At 03:59, 7 September 2013

Icicle990said:

At 04:00, 7 September 2013

Icicle990said:

At 07:34, 7 September 2013

Icicle990said:

At 07:34, 7 September 2013

Icicle990said:

At 23:02, 12 September 2013

Flicketysaid:

At 00:13, 4 October 2013

BRsaid:

Thanks for your edits on Throw a Football. You are welcome to leave the present edit, but I seriously suggest copyediting it and checking the accuracy.

At 00:51, 4 October 2013

BRsaid:

The edit suggests that a lot has changed since I learned to throw a football, but I suspect that the descriptive language is inaccurate, as in describing the arm motion of throwing, or else he is writing at a level more aimed at professional q-b's, and the spacing/grammar appeared to have problems, but my eyesight may be an issue there. An article written over the head of a reader is fairly worthless to a beginner, at any rate.

Similarly, the edit to Make Biodiesel may improve the technical attribs of the content, but it isn't likely to remotely resemble what a person reading the article would expect to follow. I have sat in college chemistry classes, actually passing them, and I have made basic biodiesel succesfully with the original content of the page, so my leaning was to revert that edit, as well. It is a matter of whether we are providing content useful and useable to a high level target readership, or readers who simply want to learn the basic knowledge needed to achieve their goal with limit resources and investment.

I think you can understand that I lean toward the latter.

At 19:38, 7 October 2013

Crekicosaid:

please review my wikihow, how to pretend to be a puma? thank you?

At 01:59, November 13, 2013

Byankno1said:

At 01:59, November 13, 2013

Byankno1said:

At 02:46, 15 November 2013

SnowCrystal908said:

Congratulations! The article you recently wrote was amazing and helpful.

At 04:46, December 11, 2013

Ttrimmsaid:

At 01:50, 19 December 2013

Serendipiteesaid:

You did most of the edits on the Bunsen burner article didn't you. I sent thumbs to another editor, then saw it was four edit grouped that I had patrolled. I was on my way to look at the history and got side-tracked by messaging. Anyway, thank you for the thumbs up. It was just a bit of clean-up after a pretty extensive edit. It is hard to get it 100% on a single pass.

Ron

At 01:55, 19 December 2013

Serendipiteesaid:

Yep. Patience is key. And the give it a rest and revisit works wonders, but you don't have that luxury.

At 19:44, 28 December 2013

BRsaid:

At 00:13, 24 January 2014

BRsaid:

Not sure what happened here, were you reverting an edit, or just fixing it?

At 00:14, 24 January 2014

BRsaid:

At 14:53, 9 February 2014

Matt11239said:

Are you available right now?

At 02:48, 11 February 2014

Maluniusaid:

At 21:53, 26 February 2014

Byankno1said:

At 21:58, 26 February 2014

Byankno1said:

Just think. There is a light at the end of the tunnel at some point on these. It may be a bit far off, but "the list is decreasing little by little" in which case "you and the team are getting there".

At 07:14, 6 March 2014

Jaobsaid:

Hey Colecrane,

I forgot all about that article, the matter (very sure you understand) is pretty simple, it would just take a bit of time formatting it all and replacing text so I forgot about it. You can do it, if you'd like.


-Jamie

At 21:26, 15 March 2014

Maluniusaid:

At 22:58, 7 May 2014

Unavowedsaid:

Sorry for reply late There were few things I found that could be changed about the intro a. Its length. b. Another was that it gives a sub-conscious gist of being personal rather than written to introduce the article to the majority C. Plus it feels that it was somewhat written with a angry state of mind. Which is totally understandable since articles on wikihow are written by people on the basis of their personal experiences.

Thats what I think. Of course thanks for asking should have mentioned it in the comment section

At 14:21, 8 May 2014

Maluniusaid:

At 21:32, 13 May 2014

Annasaid:

At 16:05, 19 May 2014

Byankno1said:

At 04:42, 22 May 2014

Adelaide1230said:

Hi John,

Thank you for starting a page on How to Make an Easy Clay Rose. I know that you are an editing fellow, but I still wanted to give you a heads up: We already have a page on How to Make a Clay Rose. Do you feel that the two pages should be merged, or what do you think should be done? I'm looking forward to hearing your thoughts. Thanks!

Adelaide

At 02:39, 23 May 2014

Adelaide1230said:

Thank you for clarifying! Perhaps we could change the title to reflect the method?

At 23:52, 23 May 2014

Adelaidesaid:

At 23:17, 12 June 2014

KatMsaid:

Hi, What issue do you see with Binfer?

At 23:31, 12 June 2014

KatMsaid:

Hi,

Binfer was listed on the article since several years and users have found it a useful and safe tool for direct file transfers. It was marked it as "Binfer is unsafe software", by Jfisher446, without providing any explanation or facts.

Binfer is as safe as any other software listed on that page. Unless Jfisher446 can substantiate the comment with facts I request that Binfer be added back and not removed.

Btw, it has been reviewed and deemed safe by 1. 2. . Thanks.

At 16:44, 23 June 2014

Mynameisgarrettsaid:

Thank you! I appreciate the feedback!

At 17:46, 29 July 2014

DBeckersaid:

No worries. I try to stick to topics I'm comfortable with, so I watch the pages that I can easily edit and keep clean - it's just something that I often see people confusing - a VIN Check (vs databases) and the history reports.

I'll keep an eye on that and a few other of the articles, and hope to contribute a bit more as well with new articles eventually.

Thanks for the feedback, and I'll try to keep an eye on the discussion page(s) as well, since I totally missed the messages that were being left there.

At 20:24, Jul 31, 2014

HelperT2895said:

I came across your on Grow Avocados!!

Impressive work indeed! Maybe you can find yourself in the upcoming community achievements!! ;)

At 22:21, Jul 31, 2014

Ttrimmsaid:

At 01:07, Aug 08, 2014

Mash317said:

Here's what I sent Jeff the admin:

If you are referencing this edit:

It was purely a judgement call but I chose the article that was written in an active tense and followed a bit more closely to the wikiHow format. As you are an admin, I know you are aware of wikiHow formatting. The earlier article was the better choice based on tense and formatting.

Thanks!

MA 01:05, 8 August 2014 (UTC)

At 23:06, Aug 08, 2014

Mash317said:

Thanks! I sent an email to the author this morning stating why I did what I did. II appreciate your help.

MA 23:06, 8 August 2014 (UTC)

At 19:09, Aug 13, 2014

Mindlesssaid:

Hi Colecrane,

Concerning "How to Compose a Melody" I reverted the changes by Little_birdy for the reasons I mentioned on her talk page. I am puzzled as to why you chose to undo the revert?

Have a nice day! /Mindless

At 07:58, Aug 14, 2014

134.147.154.205said:

OK! Keep editing... I hope to find time soon to edit myself...

At 07:59, Aug 14, 2014

Mindlesssaid:

134.147.154.205

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/Mindless

At 22:27, Aug 15, 2014

Mash317said:


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Thanks for writing a
Rising Star Article
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Your superb efforts
show off wikiHow's best!

I have also left an FAC tag on the discussion page.

Thanks so much for your well-written article!

At 22:27, Aug 15, 2014

Mash317said:

At 01:29, Aug 23, 2014

Adelaidesaid:

Hey John!

Oh wow, you did a beyond-awesome job on How to ! I just came across it in NAB today. It's great to see your articles again. I really missed them!

Cheers,

Adelaide

At 01:30, Aug 23, 2014

Adelaidesaid:

I just chose your article on how to to be a Rising Star. That means it is one of the best new articles on wikiHow. Congratulations, and thanks for the great contribution!

At 11:51, Sep 24, 2014

David-A-Jamessaid:

At 16:37, Sep 25, 2014

IsabelleZitasaid:

Hey Cole! I was just wondering if there was a reason you added 'We' as a last sentence to a warning in Buy Wholesale. I'm undoing it for now but thought I'd ask. :)

IZ

At 17:15, Sep 25, 2014

IsabelleZitasaid:

Haha I was wondering :) If you remember that thought, feel free to re-add it!

Hope you're having a great day!

IZ

At 19:18, Oct 09, 2014

Maluniusaid:

Pssssskkkttttt... there's no reason to explain for those things! I know Chris H does (merging/retitling) too, so bring 'em on. There's also no "extra work", so not sure what you're talking about*looks the other way*.. haha.

At 19:11, Oct 16, 2014

Annasaid:

At 00:56, Feb 10, 2015

Jordansaid:

Thanks for the thumbs up!

At 00:58, Feb 10, 2015

LeahlovesGodsaid:

Thanks for the thumbs up! It's really appreciated!

At 20:27, Mar 10, 2015

OoT2Dsaid:


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Congratulations Colecrane!
Thanks to you and everyone else who patrols; the RC have gone down to 0! Let's remember this day and see if this is possiible again! Let's celebrate!

I saw you patrolling recent changes, helping the changes get down to 0! Thanks! :)

At 21:10, Mar 23, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

Hi John,

Wow. I'm very impressed by the edits to Survive an Emotional Storm (from . Thanks to you (whoever made this wonderful expansion!), the article is a masterpiece. In fact, I think it's worthy of featuring! You and Carrie are doing a great job with these writers...big kudos.

We haven't talked in a while! How have you been? :)

At 01:43, Mar 26, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

Hehe! Well, I'm definitely busy with a lot of...boosting! Boosting is now my go-to activity and I try to make sure I do at least a little bit every day (usually a lot!). It's been so ever since the launched a few weeks ago. There has been so much going on in real life, though -- in a somewhat stressful way, but in an energizing way as well!

I agree, Carrie is awesome and I've seen a lot of her work myself! I guess I could call her an "editing fellow manager"? ;)

Actually, I got chosen for a poetry competition last week -- so I'm doing my best to practice as well as I can, but the actual performance is tomorrow. It was great to get my chance because I love writing (and that's why I donate my writing to wikiHow!).

At 04:29, Apr 24, 2015

Garsheppsaid:

I'm glad you merged the ridiculous title Pacify an Angry Fanatic with the angry person article. I rewrote the fanatic mess about 4 days ago, trying to make sense of it, but the very concept was supremely nonsensical ("pacify an angry champion" would be just as good... lol)!

At 02:42, May 02, 2015

Ttrimmsaid:

At 03:14, May 02, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

At 01:18, May 29, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

Hey, nice to see you up and patrolling! How are things going?? :)

At 18:25, May 29, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

Yeah - there's spam all over the place, and I totally see where you are coming from with that...I've been well, finishing up the end of an incredible school year. :)

At 16:12, Jun 10, 2015

Boynamedsuesaid:

I undid the work of Seymour Edits on my article Understand the Male Ego because he deleted every single thing I wrote and put in a bunch of unhelpful social identity theory. I recommended to him that if people want to Understand the Social Construction of Gender, he can put his ideas there.

At 13:55, Jun 20, 2015

Melissaganussaid:

I'm confused about why articles I've written, based on years of expertise, are being edited in a way that removes all my content instead of expanding on it. Seems contradictory to the premise of wikiHow. And like my time is being wasted. I've been trying to recruit other subject matter experts to contribute but cannot ask them to waste their time. How can we work more collaboratively? Ref articles How to Learn Faster, How to Change Your Perpsective, and How to Teach.

At 09:17, Jun 21, 2015

Umme-Habibah-Tanveersaid:

Thank You A Lot :)

Hey there, I wanted to let you know that I just promoted your article on How to Make Cookie Dough. That means it's now fully published and searchable so that readers can find your good advice! Nicely done :)

At 22:36, Jun 25, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

At 22:38, Jun 25, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

WOW! Awesome work on How to Make Cookie Dough! I hope you don't mind, but I designated it as a rising star :) It seems like an excellent candidate for possible featuring. The pictures are well-done, too!

Thanks for starting such a great topic!

At 00:10, Oct 06, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

Welcome back! :) How have you been?

At 01:25, Oct 13, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

Yep, I've been finding lots of exciting articles in RCP :)

Doing well, thank you!

At 22:41, Nov 02, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

Nice to see you helping here again :)

At 04:13, Nov 04, 2015

Adelaidesaid:

Hiiii! I'm doing well, how are you?

At 06:43, Nov 08, 2015

Vishwavijaysaid:

Hi,

I just noticed that you have made great contributions to wikiHow. Also, your edits have crossed the 5000 mark. Congratulations on that :) Thanks.

Congrats on Your 5,000th Edit!

5,000
Colecrane has completed 5,000 edits and rightfully deserves this award. They've been working hard and deserve something sweet. Thanks for helping wikiHow!
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At 12:12, Dec 11, 2015

EleanorA3said:

Someone has removed ALL my content and replaced it with their own. How do I go back to my original article?

At 07:39, Jan 26, 2019

Rod-Goodwinsaid:

At 21:43, Feb 01, 2019

Adelaidesaid:

Oh my goodness, it's been awhile since I last heard from you, how are you doing? :)

At 03:30, Mar 07, 2019

Honeygirlsaid:

Thanks so much! I really appreciate it

At 08:09, Mar 12, 2019

Garsheppsaid:

Seymour Edits (SE) did many superficial edits . The rewrite did show a lot of research but had many generalizations. So it lacked meatiness, with many boney words. SE leaned on too many ambiguous words. It needed more explanatory phrases.

Avoiding generalities would cure many of the glaring problems... Some specifics of what was/were:

  • "the unexpected???" -- (like what?),
  • "things, things, things,???" -- (referred to repeatedly),

I could list many more such trivial words...






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