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FloatingBones
Feb 10, 2012, 09:36 AM
How would the site admins like us to inform them about spelling and grammar errors on articles published on the front page, Mac blog, and iOS blog pages? I noticed the article about Google's working on a wireless home entertainment system (http://www.macrumors.com/2012/02/09/google-working-on-wireless-home-entertainment-system/) has an it's/its usage error (http://public.wsu.edu/~brians/errors/its.html).

If I see any errors in forum messages, I'll keep those to myself. :)

miles01110
Feb 10, 2012, 09:38 AM
I usually put it in a post report.

jlgolson
Feb 10, 2012, 10:37 AM
Email tips@macrumors.com.

arn
Feb 10, 2012, 02:37 PM
How would the site admins like us to inform them about spelling and grammar errors on articles published on the front page, Mac blog, and iOS blog pages? I noticed the article about Google's working on a wireless home entertainment system (http://www.macrumors.com/2012/02/09/google-working-on-wireless-home-entertainment-system/) has an it's/its usage error (http://public.wsu.edu/~brians/errors/its.html).

If I see any errors in forum messages, I'll keep those to myself. :)

Yep, tips@macrumors.com is the fastest way to get to the editors.

arn

grapes911
Feb 10, 2012, 03:59 PM
I usually put it in a post report.

This does work, but it's one of the slower methods. The reports go to the mods who then have to find an editor to make the change. The suggestion above is preferred.

FloatingBones
Feb 11, 2012, 10:02 AM
Thanks, Jason and Arn.

I suggest an addendum to the paragraph about corrections in http://guides.macrumors.com/Help:Forum_Rules :

"The exception is articles appearing on our Front Page, Mac Blog, and iOS Blog. These entries are created by our professional staff. If you notice a spelling or grammar error in these articles, please send an e-mail to tips@macrumors.com."

annk
Feb 12, 2012, 05:13 AM
Thanks, Jason and Arn.

I suggest an addendum to the paragraph about corrections in http://guides.macrumors.com/Help:Forum_Rules :

"The exception is articles appearing on our Front Page, Mac Blog, and iOS Blog. These entries are created by our professional staff. If you notice a spelling or grammar error in these articles, please send an e-mail to tips@macrumors.com."

That's a good idea, thanks! I'll take care of it now. :)