I've been thinking lately about something that I feel we need. An "About Lost Media" page on the site. With Lost Media having increased in popularity ever since A Day with Spongebob Squarepants was being searched for. I feel as if it'd be a great idea to have a page on the wiki that basically tells new people what Lost Media is. I mean not everyone knows what exactly Lost Media is. I feel doing this would be an improvement to the wiki since it'd help newcomers learn about lost media and not just write an article about say their lost sonic toy, or some pet they had as a kid. Overall I hope people enjoy my suggestion/idea for something for the wiki.
Yes; I mostly visit the forum, and the 'Lost media' board is literally like the Wild West. Some of my favorite threads include "x YouTuber ended their stream an hour ago and I can't find it", or "I can't find x Nickelodeon bumper" (which another user proceeds to post an hour later).
Unestablished pieces of media need to be posted about on the 'Lesser known' or 'Off-topic' boards, and there should be mod approval on all new threads in the 'Lost media' board.
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Yes, this would be incredibly helpful. It would help newcomers understand who we are, give the wiki a stronger focal point, and give us a bit more legitimacy.
The Lost Media board is a mess, but it's a forum, so it's more free-range by default. There will always be people trying to catalogue every little thing about something they like, and it can be hard to determine what is of cultural significance. The actual Wiki website is stricter about what they will let in.