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{{Resolved|January 23, 2014|I am now closing discussion after over 9 months of discussion. We have a few favorable choices for the renaming of the wiki. We will now move onto round 3.}}
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During the April 20, 2013 SpongeBob Universe meeting, there was discussion in regards to the name of the Wiki. While we have had the name "SpongeBob SquarePants Wiki" since our foundation just over 7 years ago, I brought out the idea of renaming and rebranding the wiki. This is just a discussion so far and nothing is set in stone. I am going to list all the ideas that have come about during those meetings. Please give your comments on each with a <nowiki>{{support}}</nowiki>, <nowiki>{{oppose}}</nowiki>, or <nowiki>{{neutral}}</nowiki> as to what you think is a good or not so good name for the Wiki. Feel free to also add your own ideas. We should keep in mind the goal of our wiki:
 
During the April 20, 2013 SpongeBob Universe meeting, there was discussion in regards to the name of the Wiki. While we have had the name "SpongeBob SquarePants Wiki" since our foundation just over 7 years ago, I brought out the idea of renaming and rebranding the wiki. This is just a discussion so far and nothing is set in stone. I am going to list all the ideas that have come about during those meetings. Please give your comments on each with a <nowiki>{{support}}</nowiki>, <nowiki>{{oppose}}</nowiki>, or <nowiki>{{neutral}}</nowiki> as to what you think is a good or not so good name for the Wiki. Feel free to also add your own ideas. We should keep in mind the goal of our wiki:
   
 
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<big>'''''"The goal of this wiki is to create a central information database to everything SpongeBob SquarePants-related and to make this the most accurate and largest SpongeBob SquarePants information database. All are welcome to create and help us achieve our goal."'''''</big>
 
<big>'''''"The goal of this wiki is to create a central information database to everything SpongeBob SquarePants-related and to make this the most accurate and largest SpongeBob SquarePants information database. All are welcome to create and help us achieve our goal."'''''</big>
 
 
 
 
 
 
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==Ratings==
 
==Ratings==
 
Where Support = 1, Neutral = 0, and Oppose = -1
 
Where Support = 1, Neutral = 0, and Oppose = -1
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Only those with scores 0 and above are ranked.
   
 
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*{{oppose}} - [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{oppose}} - [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{Neutral}} Although it is a fairly explanatory name, it won't attract users.[[User:FrostyLemon|<span style="color:Grey;font-family:Arial; font-size:14pt">FrostyLemon</span>]][[User talk:FrostyLemon|<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">Talk</span></sup>]]
 
*{{Neutral}} Although it is a fairly explanatory name, it won't attract users.[[User:FrostyLemon|<span style="color:Grey;font-family:Arial; font-size:14pt">FrostyLemon</span>]][[User talk:FrostyLemon|<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">Talk</span></sup>]]
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*{{support}} I personally like it. [[User:Tvguy347|Tvguy347]] ([[User talk:Tvguy347|talk]]) 06:02, January 12, 2014 (UTC)
   
 
===SpongeBase Galaxy===
 
===SpongeBase Galaxy===
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*{{neutral}} While it is a good name, I don't think that it fully describes SBSP in general, not some spin-off. [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{neutral}} While it is a good name, I don't think that it fully describes SBSP in general, not some spin-off. [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{neutral}} A creative name, but almost seems kidish.[[User:FrostyLemon|<span style="color:Grey;font-family:Arial; font-size:14pt">FrostyLemon</span>]][[User talk:FrostyLemon|<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">Talk</span></sup>]]
 
*{{neutral}} A creative name, but almost seems kidish.[[User:FrostyLemon|<span style="color:Grey;font-family:Arial; font-size:14pt">FrostyLemon</span>]][[User talk:FrostyLemon|<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">Talk</span></sup>]]
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*{{support}} Like this name! [[User:Tvguy347|Tvguy347]] ([[User talk:Tvguy347|talk]]) 06:02, January 12, 2014 (UTC)
   
 
===SpongeBob Database===
 
===SpongeBob Database===
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*{{support}} Since everyone else is supporting it. [[User:JCM|<font color="blue">~JCM</font>]] 20:04, June 29, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{support}} Since everyone else is supporting it. [[User:JCM|<font color="blue">~JCM</font>]] 20:04, June 29, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{support}} This a really good name, it is very self-explantory, it says and feels right and will interest users.[[User:FrostyLemon|<span style="color:Grey;font-family:Arial; font-size:14pt">FrostyLemon</span>]][[User talk:FrostyLemon|<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">Talk</span></sup>]]
 
*{{support}} This a really good name, it is very self-explantory, it says and feels right and will interest users.[[User:FrostyLemon|<span style="color:Grey;font-family:Arial; font-size:14pt">FrostyLemon</span>]][[User talk:FrostyLemon|<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">Talk</span></sup>]]
*<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">{{Template:Support}}  [[User:AlGhost|AlGhost]] 01:38, July 5, 2013 (UTC)</span></sup>
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*<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">{{Support}}  [[User:AlGhost|AlGhost]] 01:38, July 5, 2013 (UTC)</span></sup>
 
*<span style="line-height:21px;text-align:justify;">{{support}} [[User:GravityFalls4Ever|Your Face Looks Weird! I Kill You! AVADA KEDAVRA!!!]] 11:12, October 22, 2013 (UTC)</span>
 
*<span style="line-height:21px;text-align:justify;">{{support}} [[User:GravityFalls4Ever|Your Face Looks Weird! I Kill You! AVADA KEDAVRA!!!]] 11:12, October 22, 2013 (UTC)</span>
   
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*{{oppose}} Sounds boring. [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{oppose}} Sounds boring. [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{oppose}} More a fanon name.[[User:FrostyLemon|<span style="color:Grey;font-family:Arial; font-size:14pt">FrostyLemon</span>]][[User talk:FrostyLemon|<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">Talk</span></sup>]]
 
*{{oppose}} More a fanon name.[[User:FrostyLemon|<span style="color:Grey;font-family:Arial; font-size:14pt">FrostyLemon</span>]][[User talk:FrostyLemon|<sup><span style="color:Black;font-family:Arial Narrow; font-size:10pt">Talk</span></sup>]]
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*{{Oppose}} It sounds more like a supermarket for sponge than a wiki about Spongebob. --[[User:Hunkofjunk123|Hunkofjunk123]] ([[User talk:Hunkofjunk123|talk]]) 21:28, November 7, 2013 (UTC)
   
 
===SpongeBob PediaPants===
 
===SpongeBob PediaPants===
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*{{oppose}} Eh...the one earlier sounds way better. {{User:ZeoSpark/SigReal|12:35,6/26/2013}}
 
*{{oppose}} Eh...the one earlier sounds way better. {{User:ZeoSpark/SigReal|12:35,6/26/2013}}
 
*{{oppose}} Nah. [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{oppose}} Nah. [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{neutral}} This one isn't bad. [[User:Tvguy347|Tvguy347]] ([[User talk:Tvguy347|talk]]) 06:02, January 12, 2014 (UTC)
   
 
===WikiPants===
 
===WikiPants===
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===SpongeBob SquarePants Encyclopedia===
 
===SpongeBob SquarePants Encyclopedia===
 
Suggested by 120d
 
Suggested by 120d
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*{{oppose}} Kinda like SpongePedia. [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{oppose}} Kinda like SpongePedia. [[User:CalzoneManiac|I love stamps and I&#39;m 22.]] ([[User talk:CalzoneManiac|talk]]) 19:53, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{oppose}} - a little too general of a name. — <font color="blue"><i>[[User:AMK152|AMK152]]</i></font> 23:29, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{oppose}} - a little too general of a name. — <font color="blue"><i>[[User:AMK152|AMK152]]</i></font> 23:29, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
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===SpongeWiki EncyclopediaPants===
 
===SpongeWiki EncyclopediaPants===
Suggested by CalzoneManiac [[Category:Browse]]
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Suggested by CalzoneManiac
   
 
*{{neutral}} - it's okay, just doesn't have that vibe. — <font color="blue"><i>[[User:AMK152|AMK152]]</i></font> 23:30, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{neutral}} - it's okay, just doesn't have that vibe. — <font color="blue"><i>[[User:AMK152|AMK152]]</i></font> 23:30, June 26, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{Oppose}} - It sounds like the name of a product [[User:120d|120d]] 17:02, July 4, 2013 (UTC
 
*{{Oppose}} - It sounds like the name of a product [[User:120d|120d]] 17:02, July 4, 2013 (UTC
 
*{{Oppose}} Sorry but the name is pretty bland. {{User:ZeoSpark/SigReal|17:04,7/4/2013}}
 
*{{Oppose}} Sorry but the name is pretty bland. {{User:ZeoSpark/SigReal|17:04,7/4/2013}}
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*{{Oppose}} What does this even mean? [[User:Tvguy347|Tvguy347]] ([[User talk:Tvguy347|talk]]) 06:02, January 12, 2014 (UTC)
   
 
===Little Yellow Encyclopedia===
 
===Little Yellow Encyclopedia===
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*{{Neutral}} - It's not the worst name ever. - [[User:120d|120d]] 4:22 October 22, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{Neutral}} - It's not the worst name ever. - [[User:120d|120d]] 4:22 October 22, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{neutral}} - It's okay, bit it's missing something. — <font color="blue"><i>[[User:AMK152|AMK152]]</i></font> 13:46, December 4, 2013 (UTC)
   
 
===The Pineapple under the sea===
 
===The Pineapple under the sea===
 
Suggested by OkatuKitteh
 
Suggested by OkatuKitteh
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*{{Neutral}} Its fun, but people might not get it. [[User:GravityFalls4Ever|Your Face Looks Weird! I Kill You! AVADA KEDAVRA!!!]] 11:15, October 22, 2013 (UTC)
*<span style="text-align:justify;">{{neutral}} Its fun, but people might not get it. [[User:GravityFalls4Ever|Your Face Looks Weird! I Kill You! AVADA KEDAVRA!!!]] 11:15, October 22, 2013 (UTC)</span>
 
 
 
*{{Oppose}} - [[User:120d|120d]] 4:25 October 22, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{Oppose}} - [[User:120d|120d]] 4:25 October 22, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{Oppose}} [[User:Seacactus|sea]] 03:15, December 4, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{Pppose}} - sounds confusing. — <font color="blue"><i>[[User:AMK152|AMK152]]</i></font> 13:46, December 4, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{Oppose}} Much too long. [[User:Tvguy347|Tvguy347]] ([[User talk:Tvguy347|talk]]) 06:02, January 12, 2014 (UTC)
   
 
===The Pineapple-pedia===
 
===The Pineapple-pedia===
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*{{Oppose}} - [[User:120d|120d]] 4:25 October 22, 2013 (UTC)
 
*{{Oppose}} - [[User:120d|120d]] 4:25 October 22, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{Oppose}} [[User:Seacactus|sea]] 03:15, December 4, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{Oppose}} - it's not broad enough. — <font color="blue"><i>[[User:AMK152|AMK152]]</i></font> 13:46, December 4, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{Oppose}} Does not have SpongeBob in the title, first timers can get confused.  [[User:GETENT|GETENT]] ([[User talk:GETENT|talk]]) 00:36, December 5, 2013 (UTC)
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===SpongeWiki===
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Suggested by Hunkofjunk123
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*{{Neutral}} - it's okay, but it sounds similar to SpongePedia. — <font color="blue"><i>[[User:AMK152|AMK152]]</i></font> 13:46, December 4, 2013 (UTC)
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*{{Oppose}} Too similar to the old Wiki called SpongyWiki and too similar to SpongePedia. [[User:Tvguy347|Tvguy347]] ([[User talk:Tvguy347|talk]]) 06:02, January 12, 2014 (UTC)

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