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Old 17-05-2008, 13:25   #1
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Old 19-05-2008, 04:37   #2
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A further note, to improve the “answerability” and “searchability’ of your queries:
Compose thread titles with care.
Ie: A new thread titled, “What is the Right Size Propeller ?” will attract much more, and more appropriate attention, than one containing the same question, but titled; “Hi - new member from Tahiti”, or “What size”.
Correct speeling also helpz.

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Punctuation / Speeling in Titles

We now have a good search machine. But it's not very clever, so it looks for words exactly as they are spelt. Therefore, please try to spell correctly (the wiggly red underlines can help you here), and avoid using punctuation immediately adjacent to a word.

Bad Title: Refigeration/Kool Box!
Good Title: Refrigeration / Cool Box !

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