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 What are tag filters and how do they work?

  At the top of screens containing multiple items you'll sometimes find followed by words or phrases written like this These are tags. Each post can have one or more tags linked to it. When you click a tag the post list is regenerated to show only those tagged with what you've chosen. The list of tags itself may also change to be only those of the posts now listed. You can choose a second tag and the process will be repeated … effectively, an 'AND' query, showing only those items that have the first AND the second tag. Chosen tags are shown like this. You can keep choosing tags, and hence narrowing the list, as long as they are there to choose. If you change your mind about a tag, you can remove it by clicking it. You can do this in any order … not just that in which they were added. If you've chosen several and want to start again, click on to reset the filter.
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How can I identify a recording I have?

  Go to the main page of either ISIHAC or The News Quiz (not The Now Show yet, unfortunately). There's a link to an 'AND' filter. It searches the database for shows which have all of the pieces of information you add. As you add more information (e.g. the chairman, the panellists, the producer, etc.) so the list of shows it could be gets smaller, till eventually you're left with hopefully just one that it can be.
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How do I contact you if I need to?

See Helpful s-t-u-f-f for your options.
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I can’t find a link back to where I came in.

  There are a few items with no visible links to them, just because they're not relevant to the main purpose of the site; but, it's easier for me to include them here than set up a separate website to display them. The easiest options are: use the back button on your browser to return to the page you came in at; use a keyword or phrase in Search in the navigation bar to find the item again; reuse the original link that brought you to the site again.
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I found something on this website that I really like. Can I use it on my own site?

  You should see my copyright policy here for full details, but the quick answer is tell me what it is and ask me. If the permission is mine to give, I'll usually give it, so long as I'm suitably credited obviously.
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I have a show episode you’re missing. How do I get it to you?

  The easiest way is to use the File Upload form here
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If I give you my email address, am I going to regret it?

  I REALLY hate spam! So, I'm not going to be guilty of spamming myself. Nor will I sell / rent / give your email address to other parties who might. My full Privacy Policy is here.
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What do I do if I come across content that I find objectionable?

  Stuff I post myself is, I believe, family-friendly. Visitors can post comments freely. So that I don't delay these items they're not usually moderated. Of course I expect visitors to be sensible and considerate, and not to post inappropriate material. But it could happen. If you come across something that you think is, let me know. I'll take a look as soon as I can, and where necessary amend or delete it.
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What do I do if I come across something ‘weird’?

  This website is constantly changing, so whilst I'm confident that things worked properly when I set them up, it's not totally outside the realms of possibility that something I've later done has had an unforeseen consequence elsewhere. So if you try something, and something weird happens, let me know OK? While you're waiting for a response, just carry on as normal. It's unlikely (I hope) that anything you do will seriously break things!
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What is a ‘field’?

  It's a big patch of land that is full of grass or crops. In computer terms, it's what people call the areas you can fill out, like First Name field and Town | City field. They can be text fields designed for just one or two words, text boxes designed for lots of words, date fields where the entry has to be made in a particular way, number fields which will contain - surprisingly enough - numbers, radio fields where you get an either / or choice, drop down boxes where you usually get to choose just one of the options, check boxes where you could tick - or not tick - as many as are appropriate ... the list isn't endless, but it's long!
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What powers this site?

  It's a WordPress installation, using my own theme based on the Base theme by themify.me. A score of plugins provide additional functionality where needed. Generally speaking I add and remove these too frequently to ensure I maintain an accurate list, though two worth specifically naming and recommending are Custom Content Type Manager an extremely well documented plugin which really lets you go to town with custom stuff, and Random Text which provides simple yet really versatile functionality. If you come across a feature or behaviour you'd like to emulate on your own website, by all means ask how it's done. I'll be delighted to share. :-)
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Which button | key stroke | action blows my computer up?

  None. Well, none I've found yet anyway. The site's fairly robust too. And regularly backed up. So the short answer is ... "Try it, see what happens." [If something DOES blow your computer up, let me know, OK? That would be rather cool!]
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Who owns the copyright to what?

  Things generally fall into one of three categories: graphics and text I've created myself; things I've got a licence or the copyright holder's permission to use - e.g. images used in captioned s-t-u-f-f; publicly available graphics - such as product and organisation logos. If it isn't immediately obvious which is which, assume I own the copyright and ask me. (If I don't own it, I'll tell you.) The legalese regarding copyright can be read here.
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Why does this site look ‘weird’?

  Although they all basically do the same job, different browsers - of which there are several major ones in common use - actually render things to your screen in slightly different ways. To complicate things even more, within each type of browser you can usually personalise it quite a lot - for example by making the text size bigger or smaller. If that doesn't make things complicated enough, it also depends on the kind of screen you're trying to view the site on. A wide screen rendering will look quite different from the more traditional 'squarer' terminals, and if you're trying to view in a smartphone app or Blackberry, it will look different again. So with all these variables, it's impossible to predict exactly what you'll see, though I do try to make sure it's something you can live with in most cases. If it isn't, tell me! Of course, there's always a very small possibility I've just tried to do something that has gone horribly wrong. But if that's the case, I'll already be working on things trying to put them back how they were!