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WhoseGeneration
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New Members.

Postby WhoseGeneration » Mon Aug 27, 2018 8:33 pm

Why do so many join and then never contribute to or initiate discussion?

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akirk
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Re: New Members.

Postby akirk » Mon Aug 27, 2018 8:54 pm

I am sure that there are probably standard % figures around for those who join / those who initiate / those who respond / etc. but doesn't seem all that unusual...

with this forum we have some areas locked to those not members, so that in itself gives a reason for some to join - to read those areas

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Re: New Members.

Postby RiK » Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:34 pm

Yeah, always plenty of lurkers on any forum.

I tend to go in phases, occasionally spend a few weeks active on one place then have a bit of a breather and hang somewhere else for a while. No specific reason why other than natural attention span cycles I think.
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Re: New Members.

Postby Horse » Fri Aug 31, 2018 6:40 am

Did you say something about a short attention spa

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Re: New Members.

Postby ancient » Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:09 am

There's a fox in the field :D

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Re: New Members.

Postby Mogdavid » Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:04 pm

Hi

I'm a new member who is a serial lurker on a few message boards and forums. I read and learn and rarely think of anything to say which someone else doesn't write better, more concisely and before I've got around to doing so.

I appreciate all the thought and effort people go to in their messages, as well as being entertained by the banter :-)

David (Mogdavid)


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