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-- Wikinews Welcome (talk) 12:08, 25 December 2018 (UTC)[reply]


Hi. The page you created really isn't at all like what we do here. Please see Wikinews:Pillars of writing, a compact overview of what we do here, then Wikinews:Writing an article, a good tutorial on writing a first article. --Pi zero (talk) 03:29, 27 December 2018 (UTC)[reply]


I have made 13 edits already. Why I still cannot edit semi-protected pages? What happened to my account?

Ofreporter (talk) (Contribs) 01:43, 28 December 2018 (UTC)[reply]

Your account also has to be a few days old. --Pi zero (talk) 01:46, 28 December 2018 (UTC)[reply]

South Korea and Japan battered by cold wave[edit]

Hi. I've written extensive review comments, realizing there's a lot for a newcomer to learn at first — our initial learning curve, we know, can be steep, but hopefully short, and we try our best to help newcomers climb up it, after which things should become much easier. Review comments. --Pi zero (talk) 23:05, 28 December 2018 (UTC)[reply]

First blog post created[edit]

I created my first blog post! OfreporterSend me a message! 12:59, 31 December 2018 (UTC)[reply]

But, blog posts are not a permissible use of Wikinews.

I note you're also trying to impose various Wikipedia-style infrastructure that really is not appropriate to Wikinews. Wikipedia is noted for its bureaucracy; it's very heavy on procedural tags, amongst other things. --Pi zero (talk) 16:27, 31 December 2018 (UTC)[reply]

Template:Blocked User[edit]

Hi there. I noticed you created Template:Blocked User. It looks like you've copied it from a different wiki such as a Wikipedia. The licence Wikipedia content is under is more restrictive than that of Wikinews, so you can't copy and paste things from Wikipedia to Wikinews (see Wikinews:Copyright). I've redirected your template to Template:Indefblocked as it looks like that serves the same purpose, and tagged the /doc subpage as a copyright violation -- let me know if you think there's a better way of doing it, or if you disagree. Microchip08 (talk) 02:45, 6 January 2019 (UTC)[reply]