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Hyarion is my online alias. As well as my [[Quenya]] equivalent, translated from my birth name, Benjamin. I currently am a freelance Web Consultant / Designer, check out [http://hyarion.net hyarion.net] for more information and my portfolio. I'm also going to college full time, studying Computer Information Systems.
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===Who he is===
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'''Hyarion''' is a fan of [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s works. If there was a specific type of "fan" he would equate to, it would probably be one of those big wind machines film studios use. He has decided to dedicate his time to spreading the word about the Professor's masterpieces and to working with the community in developing media and content related to the myths. He is by no means advanced in the Lore of Tolkien's works but only wishes to contribute to the community the only way he knows how; through technology. If you have anything web/technology related to J.R.R. Tolkien you need help with please let him know and he would be happy to help.
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Feel free to contact me at hyarion@hyarion.net
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===Contact information===
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* '''Email:''' {{nospam|hyarion|gmail.com}}
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* '''IRC:''' Hyarion on irc.tolkiengateway.net
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* Or always on his [[User_talk:Hyarion|talk page]].
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===What he does here===
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Mainly maintenance and behind the scenes work. I leave the real work to the scholars out there.
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===Current projects===
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* See [[Tolkien Gateway:Projects]]
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===His subpages===
 
* [[User:Hyarion/Reviews|Reviews]]
 
* [[User:Hyarion/Reviews|Reviews]]
 
* [[User:Hyarion/Collection|Collection]]
 
* [[User:Hyarion/Collection|Collection]]
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** [[User:Hyarion/Collection/Books|Books]]
 
* [[User:Hyarion/For Sale|For Sale]]
 
* [[User:Hyarion/For Sale|For Sale]]
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|othernames=Hyarion Underhill
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|birth=February 9th, 1986
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|death=A ways away
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==Tasks==
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* Fix any broken links
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** Down to around 2,000 [[Special:Wantedpages|wanted pages]]
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===Quotes===
* Add any books relating written by [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] or about his works.
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{{quote|People who quote themselves are arrogant idiots|[[User:Hyarion|Hyarion]]}}
* Add any games relating to [[Middle-earth]] and [[Arda]].
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* Add more descriptions and standardize all the encyclopedia entries
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* Add templates to all the pages
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* Add quotes and references to back up facts
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[[Category:Tolkien Society members]]
* Add any song or band relating to Tolkien and his works.
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[[Category:Heren Istarion members]]
* Upload at least one image per article
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* Write a halfway readable [[Help:Contents|Help]] section.
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* Stream mp3s of Tolkien reading the one ring poem for instance.
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* Code a better style to hide the generic wiki format
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** I've added a couple of skins but still not happy with any of them
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* Add how to pronounce articles
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** Uploaded all of [[User:Ardamir|Ardamir]]'s which covered a few hundred pronunciations.
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* Fix alphabetical listing to only show A's, B's, etc, on one page.
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* Add links to forum threads
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* Find a way to ban bots without forcing users to register.
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* Get more visitors!
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Latest revision as of 02:29, 14 April 2011

Who he is

Hyarion is a fan of J.R.R. Tolkien's works. If there was a specific type of "fan" he would equate to, it would probably be one of those big wind machines film studios use. He has decided to dedicate his time to spreading the word about the Professor's masterpieces and to working with the community in developing media and content related to the myths. He is by no means advanced in the Lore of Tolkien's works but only wishes to contribute to the community the only way he knows how; through technology. If you have anything web/technology related to J.R.R. Tolkien you need help with please let him know and he would be happy to help.

Contact information

  • Email: hyarion12px-nospam.svg.pnggmail.com
  • IRC: Hyarion on irc.tolkiengateway.net
  • Or always on his talk page.

What he does here

Mainly maintenance and behind the scenes work. I leave the real work to the scholars out there.

Current projects

His subpages

Hyarion.jpg
Hyarion
Man
Biographical Information
Other namesHyarion Underhill
BirthFebruary 9th, 1986
DeathA ways away
Physical Description
GenderMale
Height6'0"
Hair colorBlonde
Eye colorBlue
Userboxes
lore-2 This user has an intermediate understanding of J.R.R. Tolkien's works.

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This user thinks quality of edits is more important than the number of edits.

Quotes

"People who quote themselves are arrogant idiots"
Hyarion