Skip to comments.Attention pro-Life and Liberty, Tea Party Citizen Reporters/Bloggers:
Posted on 05/10/2012 12:29:38 PM PDT by Jim Robinson
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I don’t know why, but I thought our old friend Arlen might want to read this thread.
When I post from blogs, I excerpt. The one exception is when a blog article has a disclaimer that looks something like this: “This can be posted in its entirety as long the author/publication is credited.”
I do this because the handful of blogs I post from the researchers have gone to a great deal of time and effort to research and write their articles. Other times; it is because there are graphs, charts, tables I cannot copy and paste correctly. Once in awhile, I do not post complete articles because some of the material is not suitable for all age groups.
Finally, when a person complains that he does not understand the content of the excerpt — please go on to the next thread. Apparently the thread you are reading is not for you. Really.
My opinion fwiw.
Oh I know HG, self-appointed policeperson of those who Blog.
Let me say this, I have no problem whatsoever with posting my entire Blog post on a FR post. I might get some extra hits to my Blog when I put a post up on the Bloggers forum but they’re not all that many, FreeRepublic needs to get over itself.
I am a regular commentator on FreeRepublic, generally well like and appreciated for my thoughts and ability to express, and have been a member for some ten years.
BUT....I CANNOT post my entire Blog post on FreeRepublic. The way this web site is configured it just does not accept a lot of the code included in Blog posts.
Which is not to say, I caution, that there isn’t a way to post just the text of a Blog post or to make the Blog post fit I must suppose.
For now, however, for me, believe that it’s really not worth the bother.
I am quite interested in the notion of using FreeRepublic as more than just a place for comments on news articles. There’s a plethora of talented people on this site and I think getting some of that writing and inspirational ability on a page more accessible to people (as opposed to just comments) is a great idea.
I’ll keep my mind open.
The irony is delicious.
I love the photo. Are there more like it?
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You couldn’t excerpt that? Long read....
Hope all is well in the valley.
I’m pro-life, pro-family, pro-liberty, pro-limited government, pro-strong defense and a great citizen do I count?
And, as a big bonus, if our moderating staff sees that you are an accepted, trusted member they may promote your work to the main news forum.
Good,I can revive my blog. But you have to read the articles now!!
Digging the seal..
If the whole thing is posted here there's a much better chance that everyone will read it.
Mind if I borrow that pic? Looks just like my cat.
I don’t mind, I found him in Google
Agreed. I posted some of my articles a few years ago (also at a site of mine and a not-so-mainstream news site), and those were retained and complemented on FR.
So how would a time-sensitive campaign petition be handled? Is it better to post in the blogger forum as you suggest, so as not to be a blog pimp?
Petition? As in getting people to sign their real name to an online petition? I’d be pretty leery about that.
no a petition to invoke a charter amendment. Signatures must be original, no copies,etc..interested parties that are a City of Houston voter may download the two legal documents and mail them in.
One E-Verify for City Contracts
Two- Eliminate sanctuary city policy in Houston
We have 90 days left-20,000 signatures needed
You and yours are I hope in many prayers of thanks and protection every day.