User talk:Yunshui: Difference between revisions

:A community discussion isn't required in cases where the user has been confirmed by Checkuser to have operated three or more illegitimate accounts, see [[WP:3X]]. Users who have been proven (not simply suspected, CU confirmation is required) to have broken the rules on multiple accounts three times or more are considered ''de facto'' banned by the community. [[User:Yunshui|Yunshui]]&nbsp;[[User talk:Yunshui|<sup style="font-size:90%">雲</sup>]][[Special:Contributions/Yunshui|<sub style="font-size:90%">水</sub>]] 07:03, 9 June 2020 (UTC)
::On an unrelated note, I noticed that you blocked several editors recently for UPE; I was wondering how you root them out as being paid, as I see a lot of fishy contributions patrolling new pages. <b>[[User:Passengerpigeon|<span style="color:#E68A00;">Passenger</span>]][[Special:Contribs/Passengerpigeon|<span style="color:#4C6680;">pigeon</span>]] ([[User talk:Passengerpigeon|<span style="color:grey;">talk</span>]])</b> 09:47, 9 June 2020 (UTC)
:::It's a combination of experience, teamwork, good Google-fu and long, tedious hours spent combing through Upwork and Freelancer comparing data. I won't go into detail here due to [[WP:BEANS]], but suffice to say that I only block when I am very confident that a violation has occurred; if I block someone for UPE and it isn't obvious why, I will definitely have seen some fairly convincing evidence off-wiki. [[User:Yunshui|Yunshui]]&nbsp;[[User talk:Yunshui|<sup style="font-size:90%">雲</sup>]][[Special:Contributions/Yunshui|<sub style="font-size:90%">水</sub>]] 12:22, 9 June 2020 (UTC)