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40145Re: [podcasters] Re: All the rules for podcasting are wrong.

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  • Nobilis Reed
    Nov 23, 2010
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      Unless you're not interested in reaching grammar pedants who care more for
      form than function.

      (Sorry, Clay... but you set yourself up for that one)

      On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 10:38 AM, angelomandato <cio@...> wrote:

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      > The theme has a CSS style "text-transform: lowercase;" which makes all the
      > text lowercase. If you use Firefox, under the 'View' pull down menu select
      > "Page Style" > "No Style". You will find that the original writing includes
      > capitalization.
      >
      > The lesson here folks, make sure when you pick a theme for your
      > blog/podcast, that it is capable of meeting the expectations of all your
      > readers. Grammar is a big deal to some and your theme design can
      > dramatically effect that.
      >
      > --- In podcasters@yahoogroups.com <podcasters%40yahoogroups.com>,
      > "clay.dugger" <clay.dugger@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > Well, I was going to read that, until I realized that the author has
      > absolutely NO concept of how to actually put words on paper. Not talking
      > about content. Talking about one of the very most basic rules.
      > >
      > > Capitalize the beginnings of a sentence!
      > >
      > > I wonder how the author would react to some big named publication
      > mispelling his/her (I simply don't know which applies) name in print? After
      > all, isn't that just some archaic rule, that you spell someone's name
      > correctly? Or, what about capitalizing other people's names, but not the
      > author's?
      > >
      > > How hard is it to capitalize? Rather, how stupid is it to NEVER
      > capitalize?
      > >
      > > I'm surprised the author bothered with punctuation. All those extra key
      > strokes have got the be causing some serious hand cramps.
      > >
      > > Just one more trend demonstrating the complete loss of intelligence in
      > America.
      > >
      > > I wonder if anyone under the age of 40 even understand why I'm upset.
      > >
      > >
      > > --- In podcasters@yahoogroups.com <podcasters%40yahoogroups.com>,
      > Nobilis Reed <authornobilis@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Okay, well, maybe not ALL the rules.
      > > >
      > > > But she makes a good case...
      > > >
      > > > http://hotgluemedia.com/blog/all-the-rules-for-podcasting-are-wrong/
      > > >
      > > > Good points in here. I think part of the meta-message here is
      > > > *understand what you want to get out of it* and use that to drive your
      > > > podcast practices.
      > > >
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