How Could We Improve Scioly.org?

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How Could We Improve Scioly.org?

Postby zannash » January 10th, 2018, 5:30 am

I am making this forum, because I want to see what you guys think about Scioly. Scioly is great, but there are a lot of ways it could be improved. I could hope that an administrator will see this. I have a few ideas of my own.

1) Update the photo gallery.

2) Make it easier to add tests to the test exchange.

3) This one is bit out there, but they should make an app or at least a way to get notifications on any device.
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Re: How Could We Improve Scioly.org?

Postby WhatScience? » January 10th, 2018, 5:34 am

I am making this forum, because I want to see what you guys think about Scioly. Scioly is great, but there are a lot of ways it could be improved. I could hope that an administrator will see this. I have a few ideas of my own.

1) Update the photo gallery.

2) Make it easier to add tests to the test exchange.

3) This one is bit out there, but they should make an app or at least a way to get notifications on any device.
1.) That would be nice

2.) This one would be a seriously good idea. I remember when I tried running that thermo thing, I couldn't figure out how to update tests to the wiki quickly...I didn't have a ton of time and I couldn't do it.

3.)Why? I mean...you can just see it when you login...believe me, you don't want the spam for all the posts.
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Re: How Could We Improve Scioly.org?

Postby antoine_ego » January 10th, 2018, 5:34 pm

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Postby Pettywap » January 10th, 2018, 5:40 pm

3) This one is bit out there, but they should make an app or at least a way to get notifications on any device.
How about choosing the topics that you want notifications for?
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Postby Froggie » January 10th, 2018, 5:55 pm

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Like a like button?
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Re: How Could We Improve Scioly.org?

Postby antoine_ego » January 10th, 2018, 6:30 pm

An upvote feature to show appreciation of exemplary posts.
Like a like button?
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Re: How Could We Improve Scioly.org?

Postby WhatScience? » January 10th, 2018, 6:31 pm

3) This one is bit out there, but they should make an app or at least a way to get notifications on any device.
How about choosing the topics that you want notifications for?
Pretty good idea
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Re: How Could We Improve Scioly.org?

Postby WhatScience? » January 10th, 2018, 6:32 pm

Now that I think about it, being able to get notifications for just your events would be great///
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Re: How Could We Improve Scioly.org?

Postby Unome » January 11th, 2018, 5:41 am

I'm pretty sure all of these notifications things can already be done by subscribing to threads and using the email option.
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Re: How Could We Improve Scioly.org?

Postby WhatScience? » January 11th, 2018, 1:06 pm

I'm pretty sure all of these notifications things can already be done by subscribing to threads and using the email option.
can you post a step-by-step for that..pls
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