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I show up as editing all kinds of things. My secret? Visiting [[Special:Randompage]] over and over again until I find pages that need template changes or stub messages. (Occasionally I do POV edits too, but only if the article is short.) This also turns up the odd semi-orphaned travel topic (ie travel topics linked from somewhere really unlikely). I add these to [[Travel topics]] so that it's easier for editors to find something to work on.
 
I show up as editing all kinds of things. My secret? Visiting [[Special:Randompage]] over and over again until I find pages that need template changes or stub messages. (Occasionally I do POV edits too, but only if the article is short.) This also turns up the odd semi-orphaned travel topic (ie travel topics linked from somewhere really unlikely). I add these to [[Travel topics]] so that it's easier for editors to find something to work on.
  
Oh, one last thing I tend to do is remove the word ''touristic'' from pages with extreme prejudice. Sorry about that :( I'm yet to find a native English speaker who uses the word: it seems to arise from speakers of romance languages translating from the cognates ''touristique'' or ''touristica'' etc.
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Oh, one last thing I tend to do is remove the word ''touristic'' from pages with extreme prejudice. Sorry about that :( I'm yet to find a native English speaker who uses the word: it seems to arise from speakers of Romance languages translating from the cognates ''touristique'' or ''touristica'' etc.

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Mary Gardiner is a Australian living in Sydney. Her homepage is at mary.gardiner.id.au.

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I show up as editing all kinds of things. My secret? Visiting Special:Randompage over and over again until I find pages that need template changes or stub messages. (Occasionally I do POV edits too, but only if the article is short.) This also turns up the odd semi-orphaned travel topic (ie travel topics linked from somewhere really unlikely). I add these to Travel topics so that it's easier for editors to find something to work on.

Oh, one last thing I tend to do is remove the word touristic from pages with extreme prejudice. Sorry about that :( I'm yet to find a native English speaker who uses the word: it seems to arise from speakers of Romance languages translating from the cognates touristique or touristica etc.

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