Questions about WikiAnswers and Answers.com
How do you view other WikiAnswers Contributors' message boards?
How can I talk one on one with you?
Create an account with WikiAnswers and you will get a message box through which you can message other contributors with accounts by clicking on their names. However, do not expect a lot of personal advice and personal question answering through the message boards. Create an account with WikiAnswers and you will get a message box through which you can message other contributors with accounts by clicking on their names. However, do not expect a lot of personal advice and personal question answering through...
How do you become a friend with someone on WikiAnswers?
WikiAnswers is designed for asking and answering questions, not for social networking/making friends. You can chat with other contributors on their message boards and see if they have a Facebook account attached to their WikiAnswers Profile. If both of you have a Facebook account, then you can ask to be their Facebook friend. ...
How do you email a friend on WikiAnswers?
Only WikiAnswers' Supervisors can access @WikiAnswers email addresses. They can access that email by clicking the "My email" link in the Blue Bar. Non-Supervisors can use the message board system to contact other contributors. Please see the Help Center link located in the Related Links section of this answer for more details on the message boards. ...
Does WikiAnswers have a Private Messaging or Talk system so that you can contact other contributors?
We do not currently have a private messaging system that would enable you to contact other contributors privately, but we do have personal discussion boards. Sign-in and click on the "message board" link in your toolbar. For more, see http://wiki.answers.com/Q/WikiFAQs:Message_Boards ...
Why does WikiAnswers have message boards?
Purpose of the Message Boards WikiAnswers has two forms of message boards: 1) Question discussion boards, and 2) Personal message boards. The role of question discussion boards is fairly clear to regular users of the site. Sometimes you need to discuss how a question should be answered, or ask for clarification about what the question is asking, etc. It's very handy to have a space for this separate from the answer space, which is not intended to be interactive. Personal message boards The role of...
Can you search other peoples profiles and message boards?
There is not built in feature on WikiAnswers. You can press Ctrl + F on your keyboard to open a search on your browser, which may help you. ...
How can you Email a WikiAnswers contributor?
You can email WikiAnswers contributors just like you email other people. You cannot email them if they did not show their email address. If a person wants to be contacted via email they may leave their email address on their profile (which you can get to by clicking on their username). If they don't leave their email address, we must respect their privacy. You may try contacting a contributor through their personal message board, which is accessible from their profile. Note that these boards...
Is there a way to turn off the CAPTCHA in the discussion areas of WikiAnswers?
No. The CAPTCHA is there to protect us from spammers using the message boards and other parts of the site as an advertising forum. ...
How can you Email on WikiAnswers?
WikiAnswers email accounts are only given to WikiAnswers Supervisors. There is the message board feature on WikiAnswers that you can use to message other users. Simply click on 'Message This User' on the top right of a users bio page to add a message. ...
Are people on WikiAnswers dumb?
No, the people on WikiAnswers are not 'dumb'. Everyone on WikiAnswers is smart in their own individual way. Calling other contributors 'dumb' is known as cyberbullying on WikiAnswers and is not tolerated. ...
Where is your email on WikiAnswers?
Only supervisors have a WikiAnswers email account. For supervisors, you should see a link that says "My Email" in the toolbar under "My Pages" to access your email account. For all other users you can communicate with other users by using the message boards on the site to send messages. ...
Should you delete old posts on your WikiAnswers Personal Message Board?
Managing your Message Board The management of personal message boards is something the community hasn't really figured out. They're too new. Every user should use their personal discretion. If older and less important posts are cluttering your message board, maybe they should be removed. If you learn methods that do or don't work, post them here. Other users message boards are personal and should never be edited by someone else. While Message boards are the property of Answers.com and managers can access any or...
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Can someone write on your message board about Pokemon?
The message board is a place where contributors can talk and get to know each other. Therefore, if someone had a reason to talk about Pokemon, they have the rights to. ...
How do you view the profiles of contributors to WikiAnswers?
Profile Links Profiles are linked from WikiAnswers contributors' usernames wherever they appear. For example, my profile is linked from the top of this page, since I was the last person to edit the answer. My username and your username are both linked from the question history. Our usernames were also linked from the Recent Changes page when we asked and answered this, and from other WikiAnswers contributors' Watchlists. To browse the profiles of the most active WikiAnswers contributors, see this page: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Special:TopFarmers&lid=TopContribs&lpos=ActivitiesPg ...
Can a mother of two children talk with people here?
You can't literally 'talk' to people on Answers.com, but you can communicate with people here in the form of asking or answering questions, posting information on discussion pages, or messages on other contributors message boards. ...