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#1 Posted on 17.4.06 1450.58
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I was wondering if it would be possible linkify the thread icons, so when you click one, you're taken taken to a list of every thread that used that icon. A "Sort by Thread Icon" type deal, I guess.

Or would the work needed to implement it outweigh the usefulness of the feature?
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#2 Posted on 17.4.06 1536.33
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In short, it's kind of already done, but I wasn't happy with it.
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#3 Posted on 17.4.06 1603.21
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I like this idea, though. As my old boss would sometimes say, STAY IN TUNE
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#4 Posted on 17.4.06 1607.25
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Ironic... CRZ killed my love of this idea in the first place.

You fickle, fickle man.
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#5 Posted on 17.4.06 2231.06
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    Originally posted by Guru Zim
    Ironic... CRZ killed my love of this idea in the first place.

    You fickle, fickle man.
I think he explained it better than you did. ;-)
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#6 Posted on 23.4.06 0233.07
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Okay, most of the icons are clickable and MAGIC will happen when you click on them. (Not the smileys, though - just the forum-specific ones)

I hope this means that people will work harder on applying an icon to their threads appropriately when it's appropriate! (I'm a dreamer.)
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#7 Posted on 23.4.06 1050.30
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Sweet! Thanks!

*goes off to find the Doctor Who threads*

EDIT:...which isn't clickable yet. But still...awesome!

(edited by SchippeWreck on 23.4.06 0851)
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#8 Posted on 23.4.06 1111.09
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    Originally posted by SchippeWreck
    Sweet! Thanks!

    *goes off to find the Doctor Who threads*

    EDIT:...which isn't clickable yet. But still...awesome!

    (edited by SchippeWreck on 23.4.06 0851)
Hmm, you found the one icon that apparently didn't get tagged properly.

(If anybody else finds one, let me know here or via PM)
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#9 Posted on 23.4.06 1124.35
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when i started the who thread last week, I just found the url for the logo, eventhough it wasnt listed.
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#10 Posted on 25.4.06 0738.56
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Just wanted to say how much I like this feature. I enjoy reading what people were saying about the show at the time, especially Dr Unlikely. It gives some interesting perspectives when I finally get around to watching it on DVD. Cheers for adding it.

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#11 Posted on 25.4.06 1047.39
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Say, try this out:

http://the-w.com/tags.php

I may change it later, so consider it a BETA feature for now. ;-)
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#12 Posted on 25.4.06 1132.19
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    Originally posted by CRZ
    Say, try this out:

    http://the-w.com/tags.php

    I may change it later, so consider it a BETA feature for now. ;-)


I like it!

Would it be helpful to actually have seperate tables (or just rows in a table) with a header labeling them, i.e. "NFL," "MLB," "TV Shows," etcetera? Or by which forum group they belong in?
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#13 Posted on 25.4.06 1146.06
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    Originally posted by Deputy Marshall
      Originally posted by CRZ
      Say, try this out:

      http://the-w.com/tags.php

      I may change it later, so consider it a BETA feature for now. ;-)


    I like it!

    Would it be helpful to actually have seperate tables (or just rows in a table) with a header labeling them, i.e. "NFL," "MLB," "TV Shows," etcetera? Or by which forum group they belong in?
I suppose it would, but I'm pretty lazy and this is just a quick'n'dirty page. Right now, everything's in alphabetical order by filepath, so it goes

.../baseball/*
.../basketball/*
.../football/*
.../hockey/*
.../movies/*
.../music/*
.../tv/*
.../video/*
.../w/*
.../wrestling/*

I had thought briefly about reorganizing it, but then I figured "This isn't something that's going to get a lot of use and I should spend less time on it." I have a feeling Guru already thinks I've spent too MUCH time making it needlessly complex as it is.

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#14 Posted on 25.4.06 1307.18
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Very nice. I was about to ask what the blank box was, and then I realized it was Sleuth.
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