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The editorial team refines and accepts story submissions. Contact: '''content@soylentnews.org'''.
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The editorial team is responsible for checking and revising (if required) user submitted stories. Prospective editors should be prepared to devote a significant amount of time to checking stories, have a good grasp of the English language, and be familiar with slash's formatting options. Contact: editors (at) soylentnews.org, or join #editorial in [[SoylentNews:IRC |irc]].
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==Who we are==
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<section begin=whoweare />
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{| class="wikitable" width="100%"
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!colspan="3"|'''[[Editors|Editors Team Main Page]]'''
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|-
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| style="width: 20%; background-color: #f2f2f2;"|
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'''nick'''
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| style="width: 40%; background-color: #f2f2f2;"|
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'''position'''
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| style="width: 40%; background-color: #f2f2f2;"|
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'''timezone'''
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|-
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| janrinok
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| editor
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| UTC+1 (CET)
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|-
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| mrcoolbp
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| editor
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|-
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| n1
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| editor
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| UTC
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|-
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| martyb
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| Editor-in-Chief
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|-
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| CoolHand
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| editor
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|-
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| NotSanguine
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| editor
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|-
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| Cmn32480
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| editor
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|-
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| takyon
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| editor
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|-
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| Fnord666
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| Assistant Editor-in-Chief
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|-
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| Snow
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| editor
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| ?
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|-
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| mrpg
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| editor
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| UTC-4
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|-
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| chromas
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| editor
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| UTC-8 (PST; -7 PDT)
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|-
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| fyngyrz
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| editor
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| ?
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|-
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| GreatOutdoors
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| editor
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| ?
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|-
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| spiraldancing
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| editor
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| UTC+1 (CST/CET)
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|-
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| requerdanos
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| editor
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|}
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<section end=whoweare />
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==Retired Members==
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Former editors that have relinquished their roles due to inactivity or retirement
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{| class="wikitable" width="100%"
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!colspan="3"|'''[[Editors|Retired members]]'''
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|-
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| style="width: 20%; background-color: #f2f2f2;"|
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'''nick'''
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| style="width: 40%; background-color: #f2f2f2;"|
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'''position'''
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| style="width: 40%; background-color: #f2f2f2;"|
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'''timezone'''
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|-
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| Subsentient
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| editor
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| UTC-7 (MST)
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|-
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| LaminatorX
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| Team Leader
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| UTC-5 (CST/CDT)
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|-
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| Dopefish
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| editor
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| UTC-8 (PST)
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|-
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| mattie_p
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| editor
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| UTC-7 (MST)
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|-
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| zizban
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| editor
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|-
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| Azrael
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| editor
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| ?
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|-
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| Woods
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| editor
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| UTC-5 (CST/CDT)
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|-
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| charon
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| editor
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| UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
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|-
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| Xyem
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| editor
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| GMT
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|-
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|}
  
 
==Projects==
 
==Projects==
  
*Create and Submit a press release
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*Continue to develop editorial process (see Documentation below)
*Continue to develop editorial process
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*Maintain static pages (FAQ.shtml, about.shtml, and moderation.shtml)
**Publish public editorial guidelines document <- mrgirlpluggedout is working on [[Story Style]]; input and contributions needed and welcome
 
*Documentation pages (FAQ, "Authors" page) <- LaminatorX is working on FAQ
 
  
 
==Documentation==
 
==Documentation==
 
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<section begin=documentation />
 
*A [[Story_Style|Story Style]] document outlines editorial guidelines, it may need additional refining and ratification eventually.
 
*A [[Story_Style|Story Style]] document outlines editorial guidelines, it may need additional refining and ratification eventually.
*Currently writing the submission guidelines document for the main site
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* [[Editing_Process|The Editing Process]] - builds on the Story Style and Submission Guidelines to describe <b>how</b> the editing process is carried out.
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* [[Submission_guidelines|Submission Guidelines]] - Notes to all users regarding the formatting of submissions and relevant rules.
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* [[Editorial_Policy|Editorial Policy]] - Policy Statement of the Editorial Team
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* [[EditorialHTML|Editorial HTML]] - HTML useful in Story Editing
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<section end=documentation />
  
 
==Dependencies==
 
==Dependencies==
 
*Main Website (slash)
 
*Main Website (slash)
**editor privledges
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**[[EditorPrivileges|editor privileges]]
  
 
[[Category:Teams]]
 
[[Category:Teams]]
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[[Category:Editorial team]]

Latest revision as of 02:38, 23 December 2020

The editorial team is responsible for checking and revising (if required) user submitted stories. Prospective editors should be prepared to devote a significant amount of time to checking stories, have a good grasp of the English language, and be familiar with slash's formatting options. Contact: editors (at) soylentnews.org, or join #editorial in irc.

Who we are

Editors Team Main Page

nick

position

timezone

janrinok editor UTC+1 (CET)
mrcoolbp editor UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
n1 editor UTC
martyb Editor-in-Chief UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
CoolHand editor UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
NotSanguine editor UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
Cmn32480 editor UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
takyon editor UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
Fnord666 Assistant Editor-in-Chief UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
Snow editor  ?
mrpg editor UTC-4
chromas editor UTC-8 (PST; -7 PDT)
fyngyrz editor  ?
GreatOutdoors editor  ?
spiraldancing editor UTC+1 (CST/CET)
requerdanos editor UTC-4 (EST/EDT)


Retired Members

Former editors that have relinquished their roles due to inactivity or retirement

Retired members

nick

position

timezone

Subsentient editor UTC-7 (MST)
LaminatorX Team Leader UTC-5 (CST/CDT)
Dopefish editor UTC-8 (PST)
mattie_p editor UTC-7 (MST)
zizban editor UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
Azrael editor  ?
Woods editor UTC-5 (CST/CDT)
charon editor UTC-4 (EST/EDT)
Xyem editor GMT

Projects

  • Continue to develop editorial process (see Documentation below)
  • Maintain static pages (FAQ.shtml, about.shtml, and moderation.shtml)

Documentation

  • A Story Style document outlines editorial guidelines, it may need additional refining and ratification eventually.
  • The Editing Process - builds on the Story Style and Submission Guidelines to describe how the editing process is carried out.
  • Submission Guidelines - Notes to all users regarding the formatting of submissions and relevant rules.
  • Editorial Policy - Policy Statement of the Editorial Team
  • Editorial HTML - HTML useful in Story Editing


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