User talk:N4nojohn

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I hope you enjoy editing here and being a Wikipedian! Good luck, have fun, and be bold! SchuminWeb (Talk) 03:23, 2 October 2006 (UTC)

Awesome editing![edit]

Your contributions to bond length of fluorine have caught the eye of some WikiChemists. Keep up the great work, and if you like, drop by Wikipedia:WikiProject Chemistry and say hello! See you around the Wiki! --HappyCamper 14:03, 2 October 2006 (UTC)

Cool Old Films and Actors[edit]

wow thanks for your help mate. had you heard of him. I have discovered that films and early actors and directors are pathetically covered on wikipedia. ideally I want all my entries to be like William Garwood that I started but I am currently going through there are millions of them not covered!!!! Feel free to help me out. Great work. Ernst Stavro Blofeld 20:39, 2 October 2006 (UTC)

Yeah I know, there is such a lack of appreciation. I will definately help you on your mission as much as I can. Thanks. N4nojohn 21:23, 2 October 2006 (UTC)

Hi mate. I have cleaned up the Ethyle Cooke article a bit but I have some useful pointers: 1. Always list the birth and death dates after the name in brackets see the article now. 2. Try to avoid repetition - the background and early career had the same info in twice. 3.For film articles always at a link to imdbpro using the template- you can cut and paste it from the bottom of every page. 4.Even more importantly always categorize. This links the articles to other actors births and deaths and silent actors. and add stub categories see the bottom of Ethyle Cooke. 5. Try to avoid direct copywright 6.Another piece of advice, for instance you wanted to start a new article on for instance Joseph Knight (actor). If I was you I would copy an existing page e.g Ethyle Cooke and paste the text on the new article and make the slight adjustments -far quicker and less time consuming. THis way each article will follow the same format. Good luck oh and cheers for adding the filmography to Harry Benham. Good luck and I hope I have been a help. Ernst Stavro Blofeld 11:22, 4 October 2006 (UTC)

You can create Grace Benham if you like I think she's related to Harry Benham. Also feel free to expand one of the coolest ones Albert MacQuarrie Ernst Stavro Blofeld 17:03, 4 October 2006 (UTC)

Hi again. I would love it if you could create Jack Richardson (actor) from [[1]]. You can cut and paste e.g the Harry von Meter page onto this and change minor details and add filmography. Ernst Stavro Blofeld 11:34, 4 October 2006 (UTC)

Userboxes[edit]

I yoinked your knot theory userbox for my own use as well. Thanks for creating it; I like it! --AaronRosenberg 03:00, 29 November 2006 (UTC)

Mathematics CotW[edit]

Hey John, I am writing you to let you know that the Mathematics Collaboration of the week(soon to "of the month") is getting an overhaul of sorts and I would encourage you to participate in whatever way you can, i.e. nominate an article, contribute to an article, or sign up to be part of the project. Any help would be greatly appreciated, thanks--Cronholm144 22:43, 13 May 2007 (UTC)

Yummy tea![edit]

Hey John, I slightly modified your tea userbox, to make this. Thanks! Tubeyes (talk) 02:30, 16 December 2007 (UTC)

Phillies WikiProject...?[edit]

Not sure how involved you are with Wikipedia as a whole, but here's something you might find particularly interesting: here EaglesFanInTampa 13:37, 8 April 2008 (UTC)

Unreferenced BLPs[edit]

Information.svg Hello N4nojohn! Thank you for your contributions. I am a bot alerting you that 1 of the articles that you created is tagged as an Unreferenced Biography of a Living Person. The biographies of living persons policy requires that all personal or potentially controversial information be sourced. In addition, to insure verifiability, all biographies should be based on reliable sources. if you were to bring this article up to standards, it would greatly help us with the current 2,700 article backlog. Once the article is adequately referenced, please remove the {{unreferencedBLP}} tag. Here is the article:

  1. Mark Budz - Find sources: "Mark Budz" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · HighBeam · JSTOR · free images · free news sources · The Wikipedia Library · NYT · WP reference

Thanks!--DASHBot (talk) 19:42, 8 January 2010 (UTC)

fluorine FAC[edit]

Came upon your name in the history of covalent radius of fluorine. We are taking the element to FA. Feel free to stop by and review or help. TCO (talk) 14:15, 15 June 2011 (UTC)

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Disambiguation link fixing one-day contest[edit]

I have decided to put on a mini-contest within the November 2013 monthly disambiguation contest, on Saturday, November 23 (UTC). I will personally give a $20 Amazon.com gift card to the disambiguator who fixes the most links on that server-day (see the project page for details on scoring points). Since we are not geared up to do an automated count for that day, at 00:00, 23 November 2013 (UTC) (which is 7:00 PM on November 22, EST), I'll take a screenshot of the project page leaderboard. I will presume that anyone who is not already listed on the leaderboard has precisely nine edits. At 01:00, 24 November 2013 (UTC) (8:00 PM on November 23, EST), I'll take a screenshot of the leaderboard at that time (the extra hour is to give the board time to update), and I will determine from that who our winner is. I will credit links fixed by turning a WP:DABCONCEPT page into an article, but you'll have to let me know me that you did so. Here's to a fun contest. Note that according to the Daily Disambig, we currently have under 256,000 disambiguation links to be fixed. If everyone in the disambiguation link fixers category were to fix 500 links, we would have them all done - so aim high! Cheers! bd2412 T 02:48, 18 November 2013 (UTC)

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ArbCom elections are now open![edit]

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Blake Fitzpatrick[edit]

Hi! I thought you would like to know that https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blake_Fitzpatrick was deleted and is currently under deletion review after an arguably unreliable second Afd. Filmfan655321 (talk) 12:36, 14 August 2016 (UTC)

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Women in Red World Contest[edit]

Hi. We're into the last five days of the Women in Red World Contest. There's a new bonus prize of $200 worth of books of your choice to win for creating the most new women biographies between 0:00 on the 26th and 23:59 on 30th November. If you've been contributing to the contest, thank you for your support, we've produced over 2000 articles. If you haven't contributed yet, we would appreciate you taking the time to add entries to our articles achievements list by the end of the month. Thank you, and if participating, good luck with the finale!