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Welcome to /qa/ - Question & Answer.

This is a board for the discussion of meta topics and … other things.
Outside of meta, this board has no specific theme and you are free to be yourself! Please note all global rules are in-force here.
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Is there an easy way to speak with 4chan staff? What if I have something I want to contribute to 4chan that I don't think will get seen on /qa/?

The answers you seek lie within...

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Voice Actors wanted!

Her name is "Clover".

Do you want to apply to be 4chan Vtuber's voice actor?
Please post your voice acting URL.
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Let him pick something. Anything. I don't care.

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Is there any idea about the general lurker to active poster ratio? Do you think it would be different from board to board? Which board do you think has the highest lurker to active poster ratio?
qa ratio must be one to fifty or something....
moot posted some stats in the news page a long time ago
what makes you think that?

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Came across this imageboard shutdown message.

What do you think 4chan's eventual shutdown will look like?
nobody can even imagine

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carry on my wayward blog
there'll be peace when you are done
lay your weary head to rest
don't you cry no more
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ill make a new thread for it in a few days but if that person doesnt get in touch with me i might have to remove them, as someone else is currently set up to draw their picture
glad that you seem to be enjoying yourselves though
drunk again
Stop drinking dummy
gonna drink myself to death
reading old lj posts

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What can we do about the anti-anime spammer that has been plaguing /news/? Take a look at his latest work.

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Funny how the moment someone mentioned them they came out of the woodwork to sperg out about /pol/.
I've spent more years complaining about /jp/ spinoff shitters than you've known they existed. I don't need some dumb johnny-come-lately faggot showing up and muddling the facts about an entirely unrelated issue for me.
They're bitching about anime, you're just trying to split hairs, again.

The facts are simple. we have multiple people spam or post threads against anime on /news/, and they've all been deleted. This means you're argument banning anime from /news/ is without merit.
>They're bitching about anime, you're just trying to split hairs, again.
They're bitching about the misuse of anime for political purposes, which Japanese anime fans also do.

People "split hairs" with you because you choose to repeat things that are blatantly untrue.
This is what a weeb mafioso pretending to complain about spinoff shitters would say.

micromanaging hotdog stand
Is this a bot post?
but where are the hotdogs?
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Right here

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ITT we discuss how it all went so wrong
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I guarantee you're 22 or younger and came to 4chan 2015 or later.
For how much people whine about current 4chan you would think that the site would be in a much better state
Just leave if you don't even enjoy it anymore
I bet everyone posting here is a super quality poster that hasn't contributed at all to this site going down the gutter
The vast majority aren't whining, they're shitposting. Also:
>bro just leave your house if you don't like these squatters staying here

Is essentially what you're saying. Which is retarded. There's still the occasional good thread here and there. The overall quality has just declined.

Mods like to pretend they don’t read this board so...
>ITT: We plan a revolution against the 4chan staff.
Before doing so however, we need to create a list of demands that the staff can choose to accept or deny to potentially prevent the revolution. Add your demand in numerical order ITT.
(Best Practices:
A) Ignore bootlickers, trolls, jannies, and mods who say horse shit like IF YOU DON’T LIKE IT, LEAVE because the reality is if these folks in power don’t like it, we will fuck their shit up. Those are the only two options.
B) Copy this thread and paste it in your notes or a .txt file in the event that mods get immature nuke this thread. Repost once it dies.)

I’ll start:

1) Use a different platform for the captcha system.
We no longer wish to train Google’s worrisome A.I. just for some more revenue in Hiro’s pockets. Additionally, we notice that you have selected the strictest setting for this recaptcha, allowing for some anons to have to solve over 15 captchas before posting and raking in additional revenue for Hiroyuki.
Here are some other captcha services that you can use in place of reCAPTCHA:
Deathbycaptcha - http://www.deathbycaptcha.com/
2captcha - https://2captcha.com/
Anticaptcha - https://anti-captcha.com/

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8) Open up a separate line of communication different from the IRC and the feedback form. Make it function similar to your backdoor van appeal allocation system, where users can provide their email alongside a problem they have and are expected to have gotten back to within a set timespan. Even if mods are incapable of giving a satisfying response, any response to reasonable questions or concerned must be prioritized.
We can’t go forward with a staff that doesn’t give a fuck about us.
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I am officially declaring this thread Based™
That is all folks
I read that with this playing in the background: https://youtube.com/watch?v=_V2sBURgUBI
9) Create a form for new board petitions.
The best way to combat a certain form of content being spammed on particular boards is to create new boards to cater to said content. We saw this with the creation of >>>/soc/ and >>>/mlp/.

If you create a form allowing for users, maybe even just 4chan pass users to petition a board, and have all users vote on the creation of maybe one or two boards each year, we can alleviate a lot of these issues. And in cases where there are petitions for boards that you don’t want to create like /l/ - Lolicon, all it takes is a simple explanation like “Our advertisers wouldn’t allow for us to promote this topic” or whatever. People might be upset, but at least they will be satisfied and you won’t have to hear from them again.

Does the entire 4chan staff like to defend Hiroyuki’s greed?
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In case you can’t read, your argument has been debunked here >>2494164, here >>2494180, here >>2494318, here >>2494337, here >>2494980, here >>2495867, and here >>2495148.
And you've been debunked at >>2496007 >>2495870 >>2495716 >>2495921 >>2494350 >>2494344 >>2494929 >>2494936 >>2494941
In case you didn't notice, none of you have even explained why the the actual banned subject in China Tiananmen Square massacre is not banned on 4chan while CCP official name Xinjiang Uyghur autonomous region was. >>2494929 >>2494936 >>2494941
Thanks for proving you are a godless atheist.
Ignore him, he’s just fishing for (You)s and pretending to be multiple users. You can seee it throughout the thread.
The rest of us are with you 100%.

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If he hates barney so much, why doesn't he respond to barney images like he does to pony?
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But you won't see it. So why care? If anything I'm 100% guaranteed to outlive you, you severely damaged headcase.
Please hang yourself you piece of shit
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Lel, you just BTFO your own Barney argument there, fucking retard.
>"so why not obsess over Barney?"
Well? Why don't these weirdos obsess over Barney, huh?
Loser lol...
Fucking die shill

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a poem for my lovely maki:

you are my maki, my only maki
you make me happy when skies are grey
you'll never know dear, how much I love you
please dont take my maki away
that’s lovely, you should copyright it

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Since the split anyways. A little late of me to notice but I never really saw this mentioned anywhere.
images.4chan still works though, even with channel images.
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Oh, you meant #4chan. Thought you were talking about #qa.
What is is2/3?
Do you remember a while back when you would click on an image and occasionally it would load kind of slow, even for small filesizes?
That was because some images were fetched from different image servers to help stabilize heavy user traffic, those image servers being called is2.4chan and later is3.4chan
They were alternative image servers hosted with OVH Canada that were presumably set up to try and reduce 4chan's Cloudflare bills. Especially is2 was notoriously slow at times, and whether they overall helped to cut costs (especially since all consumers of the 4chan API such as 4chan X, mobile apps and 4chan archivers kept using i.4cdn.org, which is a Cloudflare frontend to 4chan's primary servers) was more than questionable.
They really ought to fork it and have an internal version that works with their mod tools and they can trust isn't backdoored.

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/vg/ is overcrowded. This means that the time it takes for a thread to reach page 10 is way too low, maybe under half an hour. The consequences of that for slower generals are lots of spam bumping or discussion/shitposting about completely unrelated things, which leads to a general, very noticable decrease in quality, which then also leads to more people leaving, intensifying the problem in a vicious cycle.
Many generals of more niche games have already died or been merged with other generals, where they live on only in spirit. Others consider moving to other boards or chans.
Most people blame the fault of this problem on the anime waifu phone gambling gacha games that are ludicrously popular for some reason.

Something has to be done. Either:
>increase the amount of pages on /vg/
>create a separate board for phone or anime game generals

Post suggestions for how to improve /vg/ or how to reach someone who has the say on 4chan because jesus christ this is fucking unbearable.
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what about central devs
Awful for the generals with multiple similar games
All those generals for VNs that are just waifu dumps and tripfag circlejerks should be removed as well.
They have literally no reason to exist and are kept alive by just a handful of autists.
Are there generals which have equally western and eastern developed games still?
/tbtg/ (formerly /xcg/) for example
western side:
>Battle Brothers
>Into The Breach
>Space Hulk
>Advanced Wars
>Battle for Wesnoth
>Invisible, Inc.
eastern side:
>Valkyria Chronicles

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ITT: Interesting and unusual stuff that's happening on the boards you visit.

Old bread >>2467961
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/mu/ is being spammed again ):
Here’s something interesting I saw on /qa/ just now. You can make demands against the 4chan staff.
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And it's over
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2018 was fucking garbage
Why you didn't link the thread with the demands?

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