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  • 08/13/2016
  • Tim

Is it just me or does the new wildlandfire.com They Said format have reduced participation from the field?  While lumping the comments together looked cumbersome, it seemed to encourage more dialog.

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  1. PT57
    August 24, 2016 Reply

    I have to agree the old format was much better. It took 11 days for your post to show up. I used to follow They Said it Daily. But now I check about once a week knowing there will probably be no updates. I belong to a group on FB and much more info comes thru that.

  2. Your name...
    August 24, 2016 Reply

    Your message…

  3. RTNRN
    August 26, 2016 Reply


  4. rBarkr
    August 29, 2016 Reply

    Yep, To be honest, the new fomat SUX!!! thank Gawd someone asked. If you agree with the crappy format the “new” owner of this site have foistered on the fire community , then chime in!

    Took a functioning site and flushed it down the toilet

    The only redeeming thing about this site is the Hotlist

  5. Your name...
    August 31, 2016 Reply

    I agree completely. This issue has been raised before and fell on deaf ears…

  6. rh
    September 3, 2016 Reply

    I also agree, every 7 to 10 days is often enough. Not much meat between the bread. the hotlist is the only interesting feature………. Most of us in the PNW refer to it as” California said.”

  7. Roger Barkins
    September 14, 2016 Reply

    Raised before and fell on deaf ears? Blind eyes!

    Moderators? Care to comment? Your readers have spoken. They Said has been turned into crap by the new format.

    Anyone reading this?

    Have your advertisers told you they will pay more for ads on the Hotlist vs. They Said? Well, they should!

  8. Helishotfirefiht
    September 23, 2016 Reply

    Agree… This site has gone to crap. I’ve been a follower and sometimes poster since the beginning.. now I see this failing rapidly

  9. sbrrymom
    September 27, 2016 Reply

    I this is not the vibrant and engaging original Hot List.
    I am just a fire mom but I enjoyed the conversations.
    I learned a lot following it.
    The new format does SUX.
    It is interesting that the most recent post was Aug. 30.
    Anyway, that’s my 2 cents.
    Be Safe All & Keep One Foot in the Black

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