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What is the collective noun for Webmasters?
A [insert word here] of Webmasters?
Jack_Hughes

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Msg#: 9064 posted 9:34 am on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

so, what is the collective noun for webmasters?

 

vincevincevince

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Msg#: 9064 posted 10:18 am on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

so, what is the collective noun for webmasters?

How about a domain of webmasters. Or a whole host of webmasters.

I first thought of a directory but then I realised it would be lost on the XP generation...

trillianjedi

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Msg#: 9064 posted 12:50 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

A gaggle of webmasters.

Woz

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Msg#: 9064 posted 1:04 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

Well, I'm tempted to say "A World of Webmasters", but I'm sure I would just get Boo'd down.

Onya
Woz

sullen

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Msg#: 9064 posted 1:14 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

I vote for a "host" of webmasters.

Or perhaps a gaggle/google

Matt Probert

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Msg#: 9064 posted 1:39 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

Bearing in mind that one has a "shrewdness of apes", how about a "worrying of webmasters"? (That is a "worrying about my Adsense revenue and Google rank of webmasters") <g>

Matt

Macguru

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Msg#: 9064 posted 2:06 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

Going through most of WebmasterWorld forums, those sugestions jumped to my mind :

A clan of webmasters,
A clew of webmasters,
A den of webmasters,
A pit of webmasters,
A sounder of webmasters,
A tribe of webmasters,
A plague of webmasters,
A thicket of webmasters,
A shrewdness of webmasters,
A lodge of webmasters,
A rascal of webmasters,
A litter of webmasters,
A peep of webmasters,
A drunken ship of webmasters,
A convocation of webmasters,
A panel of webmasters,
A scull of webmasters,
A horde of webmasters,
A woop of webmasters,
A bunch of (sour) webmasters,
A cruft of webmasters,
A kettle of webmasters,
A team of webmasters,
A cry of webmasters,
A charm of webmasters, (that is the Mac forum),
A party of webmasters, (You are here).

I guess we have a mosaic of webmasters, here.

Milamber

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Msg#: 9064 posted 2:17 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

A widget of webmasters...

Old_Honky

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Msg#: 9064 posted 3:03 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

A validation of webmasters.
A code of webmasters.

mcavic

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Msg#: 9064 posted 4:02 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

I see a whole host of webmasters across the netscape.

moltar

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Msg#: 9064 posted 4:46 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

An
<ul> of webmasters.
rocknbil

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Msg#: 9064 posted 6:08 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

Well, new age, time for a new word.

A nerdle of webmasters.

moltar

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Msg#: 9064 posted 6:19 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

Here is another one: An array of webmasters.

crashomon

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Msg#: 9064 posted 7:16 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

I vote for three (possibly nonsense words, but who knows? google didn't exist outside of mathematics until the search engine boys showed up...)

a passle of webmasters

a run of webmasters

a wankle of webmasters

ha!

piplio

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Msg#: 9064 posted 7:20 pm on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

a gang of webmasta the gangstas

ska_demon

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Msg#: 9064 posted 10:36 am on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

A convention of Webmasters
A conference of Webmasters
A can of Spammers
(can spammers be included in the webmaster genre?)

Ska

trillianjedi

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Msg#: 9064 posted 11:40 am on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

can spammers be included in the webmaster genre

I don't see why not.

Also, SPAM (as in the food variety) traditionally came packaged in a tin can....

Perhaps for the more white-hatted a "jar" might be more appropriate (also conveniently a slang term for a glass of beer).

A can of webmasters (a group of scrapers and spammers).
A jar of webmasters (all the rest).

TJ

Woz

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Msg#: 9064 posted 11:42 am on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

Howsabout "A Pub of Webmasters"?

ska_demon

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Msg#: 9064 posted 11:44 am on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

Also, SPAM (as in the food variety) traditionally came packaged in a tin can....

Thats what I meant ;oP

I suppose only UK webmasters would get that one. Is SPAM available in the states?

Ska

trillianjedi

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Msg#: 9064 posted 11:45 am on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

Is SPAM available in the states?

Monty Python is popular there, and that's probably good enough!

And I guess a collection of self-educating webmasters such as we have here would rightly be called "a school of webmasters".

Marketing Guy

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Msg#: 9064 posted 11:48 am on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

Popular? Why there's a Spam Jam [media.hormel.com]...

Only in America! ;)

mcavic

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Msg#: 9064 posted 2:07 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

can spammers be included in the webmaster genre

Nope, sorry. I've decided to kick them out.

ska_demon

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Msg#: 9064 posted 2:11 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

But mcavic!

Surely spammers (i do not include myself) are the best SEO's. They get the top results, the most traffic and probably make the most money if thats important.

Sure, I don't agree with their tactics but these are the guys that are beating the SE algo's.

So, I am going to re-include them ;oP

Ska

PhraSEOlogy

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Msg#: 9064 posted 2:27 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

Ahh!

A reinclusion of webmasters...

EBear

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Msg#: 9064 posted 2:33 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

Surely a web of webmasters?

(But an algorithm of SEOs.)

glengara

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Msg#: 9064 posted 2:40 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

A Manipulation of Webmasters?

ska_demon

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Msg#: 9064 posted 2:45 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

I'm gonna add one more.

A Slurp of Webmasters

Ska

john_k

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Msg#: 9064 posted 2:49 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

a fine mess of webmasters

a lava lamp of webmasters

(if you have a lava lamp nearby, and you stare at it for 20 minutes or so while thinking about this question, then it will make perfect sense)

httpwebwitch

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Msg#: 9064 posted 3:46 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

"host" is my favourite

a bot of WMs
a bother of WMs
a linkage of WMs
a corroboration of WMs
a click of WMs
a pageful of WMs
a build of WMs
a release of WMs
a publication of WMs
an exchange of WMs
a banner of WMs

this is a great thread

moneymancn

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Msg#: 9064 posted 3:52 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

A "bot" of webmasters
MM

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