Since you're redesigning so many pages...
In the topical forums feed, there is such dominance of religion and politics, two hot areas that are often disallowed in many websites' discussion forums because of their volatility. The fact that free discussions can occur here is great, but it means visitors to the page are being slammed with highly controversial stuff (and always the SAME highly controversial stuff) the moment they enter. It would be great if the default view doesn't predictably immerse a reader in that sea of volatility right away.
Is there any other option? A way of randomly sampling the topical areas instead of a purely chronological feed?
And I don't mean customizing it. That would be nice, too - but as it is, I wonder if any but the most hardy visitors would bother to stick around to take the trouble to customize. I'm just talking about the page as you land on it.
by Scott Bateman5 months ago
HubPages is now suffering what many other sites have suffered. The forums are getting ruined by a handful of uncivil people who mock everyone who thinks differently than them.The quality and (I suspect) the quantity of...
by Drew Lawrence22 months ago
Has this happened to anyone else? Why?
by Lionrhod2 years ago
There are a lot of us who haven't been feeling safe on the forums. They've felt stalked, harassed and browbeaten.Sadly, some folks go with the letter of the law, but not the spirit of it in their posts.For an excellent...
by Simone Haruko Smith4 years ago
Hey everyone! As we recently announced on our blog, we have given a new look to some pages. Check it out!Here's the Food and Cooking page with a new, more magazine-like look.Here's our spiffy new About Us page.And of...
by Wag The Dog7 years ago
The forum is a great place to hang out and chat, but it could be so much more if each of our posts had a Signature Line.A Signature Line can be many things, a snippet, a thought, a tag line, and it could also be a short...
by Marisa Wright5 years ago
The "Top 10" forum posters is a recently introduced feature and I'd like to request it gets removed again, please!Eer since it was introduced, I've noticed a big increase in people posting one-line or even...
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