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Learn what you need to get started on contributing to the envisioned, biggest Zimbabwean music library

Introduction


At MIXDEM, we strive to provide the most comprehensive Zimbabwe music guide. Music content is written taking into consideration any piece of information which is remotely connected to the content. It can be artist life,idioms, places, metaphors, a national event, a related song or content or anything which when another person read might answer some of the questions they have about a song, album or an artist. Songs, albums, artists information is written by fans for fellow fans. In other words we looking for well researched and structured information. This page or guide will guide you on what you need to know and do to become part of MIXDEM community.

Add Artists


Add your favorite artist if no one else hasn't added them already. Searching first will likely reduce duplication. If the artist exist, review the information available and suggest changes to improve the artist profile. If the artist does not exist, add the artist to MIXDEM. Give as much information you can find about the artist. Information like background, personal life, music style, career history, achievements and anything that will help a fellow reader to understand the artist better.

Add Songs


Add your favorite song if no one else hasn't added them already. Searching first will likely reduce duplication. If the song exist, review the information available and suggest changes to improve the artist profile. If the song does not exist, add the song to MIXDEM. Give as much information you can find about the song. Information like background, music style, events,related songs and anything that will help a fellow reader to understand the song better. Describe the song as best you can, where possible qoute lyrics. Idioms, hidden meanings, events, places are some of things you need to explain.

Add Suggestions


If you see information which you think needs improvement or is not factual correct, please you are more than welcome to suggest improvements. Ar MIXDEM we believe in collaborations which we think will make us a better community and also improve the quality of our content.

Add Comments


Initiate or join the discussion by leaving a comment. Observe something that you think it's worth noting, leave a comment. Comments are what make us a vibrant community.

Voting


Upvote on content which you believe is of high quality and relevance. MIXDEM is all about community created content, voting will help in determining quality of the content. A fellow reader will use votes to determine the level of quality of the content.

Become a Godobori(Expert)


What is MIXDEM IQ?

MIXDEM use a point-based recognition system to show how much you have done on MIXDEM and how much you know. MIXDEM IQ can unlock certain privileges and responsibilities like ability to edit songs and generally curate content on MIXDEM. Your MIXDEM IQ will be displayed along your profile.

How do I earn IQ?

Adding music, adding artists, upvoting, receiving upvotes, editing. The more you contribute quality content the more you earn comments. Become a super contributor and gain status on MIXDEM.

Community Policy


MIXDEM strives to be community where everyone feels safe and welcome. Hate langauge,sexism, racism and threats is frowned upon. We encourage everyone to report such users. However constructive criticisms is allowed, as it makes MIXDEM a better place. In other words freedom of expression is encouraged as long you are not insulting anyone. Be responsible and help build MIXDEM into a better community.