I do the same thing if unsure of who someone is.
As this site gets more members, it's getting harder to keep track of who is who.
That's why I go read everything in the build thread section.
To me a persons build thread is their resume. It tells their skill level, and if I want to take any advise they give. Some are at different points than others.
I'm a walk the walk, before talking the talk kind of guy.
"Don't argue with stupid people. They will just drag you down to their level, and beat you up with experience."
Patently waiting for the apocalypses to level the playing field in this physiological game of life commonly known as Civilization