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  • DesPhagues

    Currently live versions of songs should be directed to the original version of the song unless there is a substantial difference in the lyrics (See Help:Contents/Editing/Formatting/Songs#Live_Versions). As per 6_times_9 (See comments on blog User_blog:Thineshire/"Remixed"_Template?) we should read this rule to also include remixes.

    This means "If, and only if, the lyrics are sufficiently different (more than just a few single words changed and/or lines repeated or omitted), they should get a separate song page".

    I would like to get your input on this policy by asking for you to vote in the poll below. Comments are also welcome.

    When you vote, please consider the following: Synchronized lyrics; Clean vs. Explicit lyrics; Certifying a remix song whe…

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  • DesPhagues


    April 15, 2017 by DesPhagues

    Please read and post your comments/thoughts on the points in the post.

    Whilst I signed up to this wiki almost a year ago, I have only in the past couple of weeks become a regular contributor. In general the site is great, and there are a few possible enhancements that I feel would make things just a little easier for me. I thought I would share these here and perhaps get your perspective on them.

    • Replacing special characters
    There is an excellent bot that will replace grammatically correct letters with more easily searchable ones in order to comply with site guidelines. (Think grammatically correct quote “ to " or ‘ to ' or an ellipses … to three dots … etc.) Help:Contents/Editing/Formatting/Songs#Lyrics
    It would be fantastic if this bot …
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