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KSGamecock
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Sprucing up this board



It seems like our corner of the Rant is slowing down. We're at 10/14 as far as activity in Team Forums with only UT, UF, UK and Vandy going worse. What can we do to add some activity?






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CNB
South Carolina Fan
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Member since Sep 2007
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re: Sprucing up this board


Not much we can do.

Added mixture of the offseason + lack of members means dead periods.

We need a board "shtick" that's unique to us. Think Hunger Games on the UGA board, though not that extravagant. It may or may not help, but it's something.






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Mr.Sinister
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I agree to an extent, but I can be hit or miss when I am business traveling. Otherwise I have this site up all day while at work.


Don't start many threads, but I will always converse in any interesting topic.






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theGarnetWay
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Pretty much everyone that request access gets it. It's not a whole lot, and those non-SC fans that do have access don't post here much.





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Cheese Grits
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Hard to get to critical mass

You need about 25 - 50 posters to get a dozen or o daily which seems to be a point of critical mass. UGA is different because it was a UGA board first. After UGA, hard to get any volume in the east schools.






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KSGamecock
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Added mixture of the offseason + lack of members means dead periods


I think that's a lot of it. I'll post through out the day on the Rant and OTB but I click on our forum and rarely see anything I want in on. I don't know, Cheese Grits might be right. UGA is a unique case, for the most part this is an SECW site.






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deeprig9
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Member since Sep 2012
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No uga players arrested lately.


Be patient.... It's a long summer and some shite will go down, and the board will pick back up.

Also, draft is coming, the clowney talk will pick things up a bit too.


Thirdly, having your best posters getting banned all the time hurts.






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CockRocket
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Member since May 2012
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Getting deeprig of this board would spruce it up A LOT.

An addition by subtraction kinda thing.



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KSGamecock
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Thirdly, having your best posters getting banned all the time hurts.


Gcockboi was banned? Say it ain't so.






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TiptonInSC
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Member since Dec 2012
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Start posting pr0n. That'll get some activity.





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Gamecox20
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Getting deeprig of this board would spruce it up A LOT.

An addition by subtraction kinda thing.



Couldn't agree more. How is he allowed to post here?






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Cockopotamus
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What can we do to add some activity?


Get CIYE freed. He starts half the threads on this board






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KSGamecock
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bdv1974
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What got him banned anyway





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KSGamecock
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Joked about a team vote/made negative comments about LSU.





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Cheese Grits
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made negative comments about LSU.


That will probably do it






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Cheese Grits
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Thirdly, having your best posters getting banned all the time hurts.


Why is this? Cocks have some solid posters but as a school they do seem to have a high proportion that get the tim out corner?






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Loathor
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Member since Jun 2012
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Why is this? Cocks have some solid posters but as a school they do seem to have a high proportion that get the tim out corner?


If I had to guess, it's 'cause of the racism... Persecuting us because our Garnet is too sexy for them to handle.






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Carolina Tide
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Carolina Tide
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quote:

made negative comments about LSU.


Yep, that'll screw you over.






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