7

Currently the full name of our twitter account is:

Brix Stack Exchange

Whilst saving two characters in the account name is possibly valuable understandable when someone else already has the preferred account, there's no need for the "x" to propagate into the full name - please can it be be changed to:

Bricks SE

And then include the site name in the account Bio?

| |
  • 1
    I support this suggestion. – antony.trupe Nov 18 '11 at 0:31
  • 2
    I'd support this if I had any idea what our site's actual name was or will be. – user23 Nov 18 '11 at 0:49
  • 1
    @JoeWreschnig Heh, I did think about waiting, but the Brix thing just makes me sad. – Zhaph - Ben Duguid Nov 18 '11 at 1:05
  • Why not Bricks.SE? – Ambo100 Nov 18 '11 at 18:19
  • No real reason, other than Stack Exchange is more obvious than SE - I'm really only after the profile name being tweaked, although I saw music.se seems to have changed the account name too. To be honest so long as we lose the x from the profile I'll be happy ;) – Zhaph - Ben Duguid Nov 18 '11 at 18:34
  • FWIW: the account is StackBrix not to save two characters, but because stackbricks was already taken – Shog9 Nov 19 '11 at 22:03
  • @shog9 fair enough, as I said this was about the profile full name. – Zhaph - Ben Duguid Nov 20 '11 at 11:41
2

Sorry, this won't work. ):

Twitter enforces a 20 character length limit on the description field. "LEGO® Answers Stack Exchange" is 28.

The Name field has been changed to "Bricks SE"

The Bio field has been changed to "LEGO® Answers - Stack Exchange is a Q&A site for LEGO® and building block enthusiasts."

@StackBrix on Twitter

| |
  • Hmm, well either "LEGO® Answers SE" or please just lose the x from the name (which was the original request) so it's "Bricks Stack Exchange"? – Zhaph - Ben Duguid Jan 10 '12 at 16:48
  • Apparently I still couldn't count :S Many thanks Rebecca. – Zhaph - Ben Duguid Jan 10 '12 at 17:48
0

FWIW: the account is StackBrix not to save two characters, but because stackbricks was already taken – Shog9

StackBrix sounds cheap and unoriginal.

Could we not use a word divider (delimiter) to divide the words Stack and Bricks?

  • Stack-Bricks
  • Stack.Bricks
  • Stack:Bricks

It appears Twitter usernames are letters, numbers, and underscores only so the only other option would be:

  • Stack_Bricks
| |
  • 2
    Actually, since that account is inactive and obscure, it should be possible to contact Twitter to claim that username. – LegoSonicBoy Dec 12 '11 at 16:14

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .