ads on the website

Give us your thoughts on bobcatnation.com and look here for announcements from the staff.

Moderators: rtb, kmax, SonomaCat

Post Reply
wonka1
New Recruit
Posts: 7
Joined: Sat Mar 21, 2015 9:05 am

ads on the website

Post by wonka1 » Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:20 am

can we not keep these ass off our website?

wonka1
New Recruit
Posts: 7
Joined: Sat Mar 21, 2015 9:05 am

Re: ads on the website

Post by wonka1 » Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:21 am

excuse me I meant to say ads not ass but then again it could be the same thing

User avatar
coachouert
BobcatNation Hall of Famer
Posts: 3646
Joined: Thu Jun 02, 2005 6:49 am
Location: Bozeman

Re: ads on the website

Post by coachouert » Wed Jan 18, 2017 9:53 am

wonka1 wrote:excuse me I meant to say ads not ass but then again it could be the same thing
It's a public website so unless the mods start requiring approval (which would deter legit new posters) to create a profile on here, bots will be able to spam. Happens to pretty much every message board out there. Unfortunately not a lot that can be done other than flag the posts and the mods remove them. They have always been really good at cleaning up posts once they are flagged in my opinion.
Cat_stache_fever listens to Nickelback...and enjoys it.

Image

lutecat
Member # Retired
Posts: 2019
Joined: Thu Sep 01, 2011 6:58 pm

Re: ads on the website

Post by lutecat » Wed Jan 18, 2017 11:25 am

I don't know. I really am interested in why ladies love those things so much.

And Adidas. Is it awe de daws? Or adeeedas.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G920A using Tapatalk

User avatar
luckyirishguy25
Member # Retired
Posts: 2801
Joined: Fri Dec 03, 2010 7:59 pm
Location: Seattle, WA

Re: ads on the website

Post by luckyirishguy25 » Wed Jan 18, 2017 11:54 am

lutecat wrote:I don't know. I really am interested in why ladies love those things so much.

And Adidas. Is it awe de daws? Or adeeedas.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G920A using Tapatalk
In Germany, were the company is based, they pronounce it Awe DEE Daws. I was told this in grade school by a friend and didn't believe him until I actually went to Germany.

User avatar
PapaG
Golden Bobcat
Posts: 6016
Joined: Mon Mar 29, 2004 11:44 am
Location: Portland, OR

Re: ads on the website

Post by PapaG » Wed Jan 18, 2017 12:02 pm

I'll take a few spam posts if it means this site stays mostly self-moderated.
Greg K.

User avatar
BigBruceBaker
BobcatNation Hall of Famer
Posts: 3226
Joined: Thu Jan 31, 2008 1:24 pm
Location: Sidney

Re: ads on the website

Post by BigBruceBaker » Wed Jan 18, 2017 12:25 pm

luckyirishguy25 wrote:
lutecat wrote:I don't know. I really am interested in why ladies love those things so much.

And Adidas. Is it awe de daws? Or adeeedas.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G920A using Tapatalk
In Germany, were the company is based, they pronounce it Awe DEE Daws. I was told this in grade school by a friend and didn't believe him until I actually went to Germany.
......That's just your North Dakotan accent.
I love the Bobcats and the Miami Hurricanes an unhealthy level

User avatar
luckyirishguy25
Member # Retired
Posts: 2801
Joined: Fri Dec 03, 2010 7:59 pm
Location: Seattle, WA

Re: ads on the website

Post by luckyirishguy25 » Wed Jan 18, 2017 1:03 pm

BigBruceBaker wrote:
luckyirishguy25 wrote:
lutecat wrote:I don't know. I really am interested in why ladies love those things so much.

And Adidas. Is it awe de daws? Or adeeedas.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G920A using Tapatalk
In Germany, were the company is based, they pronounce it Awe DEE Daws. I was told this in grade school by a friend and didn't believe him until I actually went to Germany.
......That's just your North Dakotan accent.
Butte accent :suds: two completely different languages. ie Beanz since you're going to town, i'll stop by Walmart for uzguys. (conversation between 2 people be fore one left their unibomber cabin) Versus Uffta! Didyah see how much Marge had for dinner! Noway she left room for supper! (conversation about a milk cow)

AFCAT
2nd Team All-BobcatNation
Posts: 1081
Joined: Mon Sep 12, 2016 3:25 pm

Re: ads on the website

Post by AFCAT » Wed Jan 18, 2017 1:09 pm

luckyirishguy25 wrote:
lutecat wrote:I don't know. I really am interested in why ladies love those things so much.

And Adidas. Is it awe de daws? Or adeeedas.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G920A using Tapatalk
In Germany, were the company is based, they pronounce it Awe DEE Daws. I was told this in grade school by a friend and didn't believe him until I actually went to Germany.
Das ist richtig. I lived in Germany for over six years and I speak a bit of the language.
Image
Want to pledge or donate to the Bobcat facilities plan?
Contact - Stacy Radke
E-mail stacy.radke@msuaf.org
Phone - 406-994-2092
Mail - P.O. Box 172750, Bozeman, MT 59717

TomCat88
Golden Bobcat
Posts: 11834
Joined: Thu Oct 23, 2008 6:16 am
Location: An endless run of moguls

Re: ads on the website

Post by TomCat88 » Wed Jan 18, 2017 4:39 pm

I think the ads are great. Reminder that we live a free republic with an open market and capitalism. Like big billboards along the highway.
MSU - 14 team National Champions (most recent 2011); 52 individual National Champions (most recent 2017).
toM StUber

User avatar
luckyirishguy25
Member # Retired
Posts: 2801
Joined: Fri Dec 03, 2010 7:59 pm
Location: Seattle, WA

Re: ads on the website

Post by luckyirishguy25 » Wed Jan 18, 2017 4:49 pm

AFCAT wrote:
luckyirishguy25 wrote:
lutecat wrote:I don't know. I really am interested in why ladies love those things so much.

And Adidas. Is it awe de daws? Or adeeedas.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G920A using Tapatalk
In Germany, were the company is based, they pronounce it Awe DEE Daws. I was told this in grade school by a friend and didn't believe him until I actually went to Germany.
Das ist richtig. I lived in Germany for over six years and I speak a bit of the language.
It will be twenty years since I've been, luckily when I went 95% spoke English since it was required. Mein Duetsch bestand darin, bis zehn zu zahlen und Bier zu bestellen

User avatar
bobcat92
1st Team All-BobcatNation
Posts: 1667
Joined: Tue Sep 13, 2005 7:20 pm
Location: Billings

Re: ads on the website

Post by bobcat92 » Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:47 pm

I was interested in the cheap English kitchen cabinets but couldn't get it to work out with shipping. :D

User avatar
kmax
Site Admin
Posts: 8555
Joined: Sat Mar 06, 2004 6:23 pm
Location: Belgrade, MT
Contact:

Re: ads on the website

Post by kmax » Mon Jan 23, 2017 1:31 pm

As someone said, this is a publicly available forum with open registration. We've implemented a lot of things to cut down on the spam, particularly to weed out the majority of the automated bot type spam but if someone wants to take the time to sit down and create an account and put up posts about kitchens in the UK then it's going to happen. The best things you can do to help us keep the board clean are:
  1. Don't click any links. Seems pretty obvious, but needs to be said.
  2. Don't reply to the thread. All it does is push it back to the top and give the post legitimacy to other posters. I know some of you think it's funny or you like to tell the spammer it's wrong, but these people don't come back and read your comment so it is not helping anything.
  3. Flag the post and let us know it is spam. It is so much easier for me to look at the reported posts and then clean it up than trying to notice them myself. Be proactive and help us out by reporting any spam posts so we can clean them up as soon as we see the report.
Thanks everyone. The spam posts are annoying and we try to do our best to keep them off the board.
“Arguing with anonymous strangers on the Internet is a sucker's game because they almost always turn out to be—or to be indistinguishable from—self-righteous sixteen-year-olds possessing infinite amounts of free time.” -- Neal Stephenson, Cryptonomicon

User avatar
AlphaGriz1
Golden Bobcat
Posts: 10209
Joined: Wed Oct 25, 2006 4:13 pm
Location: Dominating BN since 1997............

Re: ads on the website

Post by AlphaGriz1 » Sat Feb 04, 2017 10:46 pm

TomCat88 wrote:I think the ads are great. Reminder that we live a free republic with an open market and capitalism. Like big billboards along the highway.
People shoot at those..........
A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.
www.maroonblood.com
www.championshipsubdivision.com

Post Reply