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A note for my LJ friends 
2nd-Nov-2012 11:31 am
El Jay
If you would rather follow me on dreamwidth, I am at innerbrat; everything the ends up here always also ends up there.

If the friends page changes come in and make my fpage unreadable, then I will have to do the work of tracking down everyone who crossposts, but at the moment I prefer reading my friendspage on LJ than DW - because I RP on DW and therefore logout of my main account a lot.

That's not the point of this entry.

The point is that spam is currently getting out of control on my LJ. I have been going through the old posts that are the biggest problems and disabling comments, but the new posts are also causing problems as I post.

So if you currently read and comment on my LJ rather than my DW - would disabling comments on future LJ posts seriously affect your willingness to comment? If so, do let me know. I currently would rather put up with spam in order to continue conversations.
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2nd-Nov-2012 03:58 pm (UTC)
I'm getting lots of spam too, but it's all anonymous. Isn't it possible to turn anonymous comments off? Real humans usually have OpenID or Twitter or similar.
2nd-Nov-2012 06:45 pm (UTC)
You're right. I hadn't turned off anonymous comments as a point of principal, but there are other places for anonymous commenters.
2nd-Nov-2012 04:43 pm (UTC)
I usually reply to your posts on LJ here simply because I have a tendency to read my f-list on LJ first and then on DW. (Most of my non-Milliways friends still blog only on LJ.) The only drawback to posting on DW is that when I use my phone, there is an LJ app that I find easier to use for replies than posting through a browser for DW, but I don't use my phone to post that often yet. (And while I know DW lacks the resources to develop an app now, I can't imagine they won't find a way to create one at some point.)
2nd-Nov-2012 07:27 pm (UTC)
I respond here. Depends if you want to leave your posts here public or not as that can cut down a lot of spam too.
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