Have conveyed these to him. Here's the ip:  59.165.202.253
thanks all of you :)
ps. The publicist of Amish Tripathi, the writer of Immortals of Meluha has
been plaguing me to "take money and help promote their next book" on WP. I
tried to make an article for the third book in the trilogy and showed him
how it's unpaid and anyone can do it. If he approaches more people, please
beware!

On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 3:35 PM, <wheredevelsd...@hotmail.com> wrote:

>  Just tagged http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prathap_Suthan - apparently CCO
> at iYogi for possible COI, been edited by users by the name of "
> Writerpatsuthan <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_talk:Writerpatsuthan>"
> and "Manish-iyogi <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_talk:Manish-iyogi>",
> the second of which seems to be a company employee from the name.
>
> ------------------------------
> From: tinucher...@gmail.com
> Date: Mon, 6 Feb 2012 15:31:18 +0530
> To: wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org
> Subject: Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Wikipedia query
>
>
> ....and Contributions check on some of the users that had created/ edited
> iYogi may show up some interesting patterns ;)
>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=IYogi&action=history
>
> -TC
>
> On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 3:21 PM, Theo10011 <de10...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Let's see, first, there is WP:COI, conflict of interest, since this person
> is promoting his own magazine or one he works for, editing a page about his
> magazine or company is strongly discouraged. Of course that won't deter
> him, I suppose "IP range of parent organization" is the IP address or the
> username he chose to edit with. IP bans by local admins usually don't last
> longer than 24 hours, unless he's lucky enough to be caught in range block
> from a steward, which is unlikely. The simplest solution is creating an
> account, and then editing with it, not using IP address to edit.
>
> The IYogi page is here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IYogi , I'm not sure
> what he means by reviving it, he can edit it as much as he wants.
>
> This sounds like a common marketing query, tell him to read the help
> section or ask in the help channel on IRC. #wikipedia-en-help
>
> Regards
> Theo
>
>  On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 3:06 PM, Noopur <noopur.ra...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>  Dear all,
> Can someone help me out with this? I am still looking up wwwireframe for
> notability purposes but what about the ban?
> Thanks
> Noopur
>
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: *Vishveshwar Jatain* <vishveshwar.jat...@gmail.com>
> Date: Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 2:48 PM
> Subject: Wikipedia query
> To: noopur.ra...@gmail.com
>
>
> Hi Noopur,
>
> Thanks for responding.
>
> I run an online technology magazine for a leading tech support firm called
> iYogi <http://www.iyogi.com/>, the magazine is called 
> wwwireframe<http://www.wwwireframe.com/> (which
> is also currently undergoing a rebranding and redesign to offer a much
> better responsive UI to readers).
>
> In the eight months since the project has been in existence -- we've done
> over 500 pages of original content spread across topics such as technology,
> business, social media, science, startups, green technology and nonprofits.
> What are the benchmarks for eligibility? I wouldn't like to face a
> situation where I create a page only to see it deleted by an editor.
>
> As I found out, the IP range of the parent organization, iYogi, has been
> banned by a Wikipedia editor. I don't know why that is, maybe the page they
> created was badly done or perhaps it was a total sales pitch with no value.
>
> Now that I've shared some history with you.
>
> (1) My first priority is to create a page for my magazine (wwwireframe),
> how do I do it?
>
> (2) If possible, I'd like to look into the possibility of reviving the
> iYogi page -- do it well this time. It's actually quite a trusted company
> with its investors (Sequoia being one of them) and customers (majority from
> US) with global competitors like Geek Squad.
>
> Sorry for the long-ish email, tried to keep it short. Would really
> appreciate your opinion on this.
>
> Warm Regards
> VJ
>
>
>
> --
> Noopur Raval
> Student
> Arts and Aesthetics
> Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
> Ph: 9650567690
>
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