View Full Version : Tip: How to tell the difference between tips, or advice

02-24-2009, 08:41 AM
Perhaps if we label our Tips, or Advice in the subject line

Tip: How to survive riding on a Highway.
(With the Lightbulb Post Icon http://bikeportland.org/forum/images/icons/icon3.gif)


Advice: How do you survive riding on a Highway?
(With the Question Post Icon http://bikeportland.org/forum/images/icons/icon5.gif)

So, how about that idea?

Rubberside Down!

02-24-2009, 09:38 AM
with respect, that's too much work. Question marks and periods generally get the point across, are standard on every keyboard, and don't require extra hunting around for approved icons.

02-24-2009, 12:44 PM
In an ideal world this would be a fine idea, but I doubt 90%+ of users will read this post first to know to follow the guideline. If you can't get the forum software to make it happen automatically, I also think it's unlikely to work (with all due respect).