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  1. jimmythejock profile image88
    jimmythejockposted 10 years ago

    Some hubs have thousands of comments which make them very difficult to read, would it be possible to have a comments archive added to those hubs, for example they could show the ten latest comments and a link to more comments for this page, it would help keep the pages to be more readable and easier to manage.....jimmy

  2. Misha profile image70
    Mishaposted 10 years ago

    I second this smile

    1. stephhicks68 profile image91
      stephhicks68posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Third!  Great idea, Jimmy!

  3. darkside profile image80
    darksideposted 10 years ago

    I was just thinking that recently as I had to scroll a loooong way down on one of my hubs to get to the most recent so I could approve it.

  4. Bonnie Ramsey profile image81
    Bonnie Ramseyposted 10 years ago

    Awsome idea, Jimmy! Maybe the "Hub Gods" will get this started for us! That would be nice!

    Bonnie

  5. SunSeven profile image67
    SunSevenposted 10 years ago

    I am for it if it is the last 10 most relevant comments that will be displayed. If a reader wants to read all the comments before posting his/her own, there should be an option for it too smile

  6. johnr54 profile image49
    johnr54posted 10 years ago

    Just a thought on the downside of this.  Much of the link love your profile page gets on Hubpages is from comments, which all link back to your profile.  If a comment archive page is created, it will put those comments on those pages in link oblivion, passing very little page rank.

    1. Misha profile image70
      Mishaposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      True, I did not think about this...

      1. Peter M. Lopez profile image85
        Peter M. Lopezposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Wouldn't the links still exist, just on another page?

        1. Misha profile image70
          Mishaposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          This page will have much lower page rank than the original hub page, so links will be lower quality.

          1. Peter M. Lopez profile image85
            Peter M. Lopezposted 10 years agoin reply to this

            Ah, I see.  Gotcha.

  7. MrMarmalade profile image71
    MrMarmaladeposted 10 years ago

    Great Idea.
    I do not have to worry too much. Never had 1,000's of comments.

    1. DJ Funktual profile image79
      DJ Funktualposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      My thoughts exactly...a problem i'd love to have.

    2. profile image0
      Abhinayaposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Ditto!! smile

      1. VioletSun profile image77
        VioletSunposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        I third that! Maybe one day when I am rich and famous, I will have 1,000's of comments. smile

  8. Whitney05 profile image83
    Whitney05posted 10 years ago

    I so asked about this several months ago and no one like the idea. :-( Maybe I conveyed the idea differently.

    I think showing the latest 10-15 comments would be much better. There could be a link for next 16-30 comments or a "see all comments" button.

  9. pauldeeds profile imageSTAFF
    pauldeedsposted 10 years ago

    Limiting the number of comments displayed seems like a good option to add to the comments capsule.  We'll see what we can do.

  10. Paraglider profile image93
    Paragliderposted 10 years ago

    I like the idea, especially if the page author could have a 'sticky' feature to select favourite comments for display, not just latest comments.

    1. belief713 profile image78
      belief713posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      That seems like a good upgrade to Mischa's idea.

  11. MrMarmalade profile image71
    MrMarmaladeposted 10 years ago

    I did, to my mind a great hub and it managed 8 comments.another one which has been held up for review is still going strong and keeps managing to climb to the top every other week.
    No telling other people's tastes.

  12. compu-smart profile image58
    compu-smartposted 10 years ago

    Great idea!!
    There are some hubs that will just about open up because of the large amount of comments!!

  13. ngureco profile image82
    ngurecoposted 10 years ago

    A very good suggestion and the hub owner would have more pages for adsense impressions. And still on the same note,  I have a feeling many hubbers and visitors would be interested in a counter that shows the number of visitors online at any one moment?

  14. Whitney05 profile image83
    Whitney05posted 10 years ago

    Bump

  15. JYOTI KOTHARI profile image61
    JYOTI KOTHARIposted 10 years ago

    Comment section should remain as it is. There are only a few hubs having so many comments. most of the hubs have only few. New suggession will create a humble-jumble.
    Jyoti kothari

  16. Whitney05 profile image83
    Whitney05posted 10 years ago

    There are actually a number of hubs with tons of comments. It will help loading and make the page easier to scroll.

 
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