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Hello, my little ponies! Here is a list of staff on Ponyville.us. If you have any questions or comments concerning staff members, please use the report system or /canterlot/ to contact them for the time being.

Admins -
!!Celestia - Moony
!!Twilight - HawkeyePierce

Sysadmin -
!!Discord - Atticus

Moderators -
!!Zecora - Mondo
!!Rainbow Dash - Wizard
!!Trixie - Zeke Roa
!!Fluttershy - Moony
!!Scootaloo - Bleeding Raindrops, Sweet Chamomile
!!Rarity - Chrome
!!Gilda - Admiral

Developers -
!!Starswirl - Foreground Pony
!!Trixie - Zeke Roa
!!Vinyl Scratch - PiercingSight
!!Thorax - Max

For questions or comments, please contact moony at Moony1205@gmail.com
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 No.503

>>502
name field derped

 No.504

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>>502
>>503

The point of the example was to show a project that I have moderated for four years.

So you have one data point where I stuck around for six months and then had to leave because of circumstances, and one data point where I have been there for four years and am still active with the mod team.

I'm just not seeing how this makes a pattern. If anyone has any other events in my history that concern them, let's talk through your concerns. I don't see how what Anon presented adds up to me being likely to bail on Ponyville.us, though.

 No.506

>>504
I have another one in mind, but it's kind of personal and I don't think the other person it involves would appreciate me bringing it up.

 No.507

>>506

Would you like to talk on Skype about it?

 No.509

>>507
Nah, forget it. I was just curious.

 No.518

i sure hope this doesnt lead to Moony neglecting his skype friends…..oh wait i'm feeling it already

 No.524

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Moony's Ponyville by Moony, Administrated by Moony and Moderated by Moony.
A Hideo Kojima Game.

 No.530

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>>524
Moony? Moony?! MOOOOOONY!

Also hi, Rainy.

 No.538

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Gallant Shield, !!Applejack, has retired from his moderator position as tragic, serious family concerns have arisen which will be keeping him off the internet for the foreseeable future.

If you can, please give your thoughts and prayers to Gallant in his difficult time.

 No.539

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>>538
Hope he is handling it okay.

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>>538
Yes, sir! I pray everything goes well with him.

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 No.614

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Why is Luna 4 different people.

 No.615

>>614

I just use four different names.

 No.616

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>>615
Ah, I suspected that, but was not sure.

 No.638

I guess its time i apolagised to Moony so - Sorry Moony.

I promised i wont be an asshat on your chan anymore :3

 No.639

I still don't understand why Moony is both an admin and a mod.

Also, did Bleeding Raindrops change their name or something? I don't think I've seen anyone post with that name in months.

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>>639
Brings up another good question I've never had answered, depsite asking it several times.

Why are any of the mods, well, mods? The process of how they were chosen is still shrouded in mystery, and I don't think it's too much to ask how they were chosen.

 No.641

>>640
because they were in Moony's "posters with attitude" secret rebel chat

 No.644

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>>639
>>640

> Brings up another good question I've never had answered, depsite asking it several times.

I'm sorry that you haven't had that question answered. I'm pretty sure that I know why, but I just need to double-check with Moony to make sure that I'm correct and then I'll let you know here. It doesn't change the way that the modteam functions, though. Pretty sure it's just that he likes Fluttershy, but that a !!Fluttershy admin wouldn't make sense thematically with the whole "alicorn/deity admin" thing.

> Why are any of the mods, well, mods? The process of how they were chosen is still shrouded in mystery, and I don't think it's too much to ask how they were chosen.

It's not too much at all to ask that. The mods were chosen based on our previous knowledge of their personalities and their dedication for helping build and run the site. Much like any first-time team, the process for adding people was a lot less structured than what you would see as the team grows.

However, I will say that the mods were not simply chosen by Moony, as the admin team talked through suggested users to ensure that we were all comfortable with having them on the team. Each decision was a collective decision.

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>>644

Just followed up with Moony. What I said was part of the explanation, but to put it in his words, "another part of it was that, being an Admin, it isn't always comfortable to use the big, authoritative admin tag to do littler things."

He also said that if people think it's best that he stick with one role, he'd be happy to do that. It really doesn't affect how we operate at all, though, so we've never brought it up as an issue.

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>>645
I'm not the one who cared about Moony being Admin and Mod, I already deduced why that was.

But thanks for finally asking the mod question. It was just bugging me. Unlike SOME people I didn't just assume it was all Moony's doing of just choosing friends.

>>639
I feel like maybe Bleeding Raindrops is the anonymous Sonata poster? I posted the link to my Fimfiction page in a thread with him and a user with the name Bleeding Raindrops followed me, so I assume it was him.

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>>646

Glad that I could help, and thanks for giving us the benefit of the doubt. If you ever have any other questions, I'd be happy to answer them. We don't have anything to hide, except for the fact that all of us are actually dogs that have learned to type.

 No.649

>>644
>>645
So does this mean that admins do everything mods do and more? What even are the differences between the various kinds of staff?

>>646
Oh, okay. Sorta weird to have someone be a mod under a name they don't actually use, but whatever. At least they are still around.  

 No.651

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>>649

Admins here are basically mods that take point when necessary. We act as mods, but accept a bit of additional responsibility for making sure that the site runs smoothly. Not that the rest of the mods don't, but we expect ourselves to take more initiative in facilitating policy discussion and site improvement. Some of us handle costs, as well.

See the attached image for a rare glimpse into the inner workings of the Ponyville admin team. Discord is the pancakes.

 No.652

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>>649
He doesn't use a name at all. The name field is blank, it doesn't even say anonymous.

>>651
No wonder nothing ever gets done.

 No.653

>>651
Okay, thanks.

>>652
I'm saying that to me it feels strange to have a mod listed under a name they don't use. If he wants to go by a blank name field he should be listed as !!Scootaloo - Blank Name Field Sonata Poster or something similar so that he is actually identifiable.

 No.654

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>>653
Oh, I'm not disagreeing with you, just pointing out why they used the name. It'd be better to change it, though. It's important to know who the mods are.

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>>652
>>653
I could use my name if you all really wanted me to, I've just gone so long without it the very lack of a name has become my self identity.

>>646
Yeah, that was me

 No.656

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>>654
I am curious. I understand the need for transparency, but not the need for publicity of the identity of moderation staff. Could you explain why it is important to you?

>>648
I am a cat, thank you.

 No.657

>>655
I mean, if you'd prefer not to use a name at all you could just be listed as Sonata anon on the mod list. Whatever name or identity or whatever you wanna use is fine really, just as long as it's on the mod list. Mostly I just thought you'd like died or something, so I figured I'd ask.  

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>>657
Well, to be honest I did for a while. Between late november to early january I was dealing with some personal issues and stayed off the site completely, but I've figured some stuff out and I at least monitor things if I don't post.

Moony says I should at least use the name on Canterlot though

 No.659

>>658
I know you're actually here now and nameless sonata is now on the mod list, so feel free to do whatever.

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>>656
Total transparency.

 No.661

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Hey, why are we a .us domain?

Is there a special reason or a pun or something?

Just seems kinda odd.

 No.662

>>661
why does my name keep disappearing…

 No.665

Why wont Moony forgive me?

 No.676

>>661

It's a pun.

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Petition to make this the official Banner of Pony.

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So hey to the other admins and mods here besides moony:

seems like you guys have a problem with me in general. I'm not trying to start a war or nothin but I do want to fix anything I can. I would say it's been a long time and I'm a different person when I mod/admin something. Just to point out, I am a fair admin/mod at places I look after like my DiscordApp pony group. I try my best not to abuse my power. I was told that I am "unstable."

Then vs now. I handle stuff a lot better than I did. but if you are willing to talk one on one with me, I would like to do so, specially with the Discordapp group. Moony likes the idea. Take a chance and come chill with us. If you are a mod here, You become a mod there too. And don't worry, I will never abuse my power any where. That's not me. Once you abuse it, you show who you really are. I would only do so if it's needed and no one else would basically

You know how to get ahold of me.

 No.723

>>714
lmfao

 No.773

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Whatever you do, do not make Tarra a mod.

He just banned me for disagreeing with him.

Watch out next time he tries to get any power, he can't handle it.

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>>773

Yeah make me a mod instead.

I disagree with less people.

 No.775

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>>774
That would work better than Tarra.

Or make me a mod!

 No.795

>>774
You as a mod would be nuts lol.

 No.797

>>774
I disagree the least.

 No.818

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Can we sticky the Discord link somewhere?
https://discord.gg/yJ3fTCC

 No.1037

So has Admin Hawkeye disappeared again?

 No.1090

Just here to deliver this message since I happened to talk to em without knowing they're not longer part of the staff: Dizzy wants to be removed from the staff list.

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Moony, please stay our admin forever.


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