Originally Posted by Commdude
1- Establish some conventions for threads. When someone starts a thread with HELP!!!, it doesn't say much. Topics should be specific, starting with the program, package or whatever, and then going into greater detail. Maybe more, well-defined forums would help as well. If it is easier to find answers to questions, the same questions would not be asked over and over.
I would like to add a small request from the view of a forum moderator too
The forum administration will be easier for the moderators if the users will start a new thread for every problem instead of posting severla problems in one thread.
2- Some really basic HowTos. For example, I mentioned in another post the idea of showing some sample DNS zone files. This would eliminate many repetitious questions as well.
We started already such effort:
But the FAQ has to grow of course to be more useful