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Pseudolonewolf
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I have still got some things left to do on the site, obviously, and I keep meaning to get around to them, but can never remember exactly what still needs doing, and what to focus on.

Making some kind of To Do List where I could mark off things I'd done would be satisfying and useful. Normally I use some website meant for this purpose when making such lists for my game development, but I thought that with this, I'd try to do it differently.

I already started a blog post or forum thread (I can't remember which) about this a few days ago, but it got a few long comments that were sort of difficult to deal with because they all addressed so many things at once, or mentioned 'ideas' for things, or repeated what other comments had said...
So I want to make this thread keep to a certain format. Please, for the love of the gods I don't believe in, read the following before posting or giving reactions here:

• Please make posts reminding me of things that need doing, but only mention *one thing per post*. If you have multiple things to remind me of, then use multiple posts. Try to keep them brief, but not so brief that they're like one or two words.

• *Please read over other posts* to make sure you're not mentioning something that's already been mentioned.

• *Do not rate posts here*! This is important. I WILL be using FLIGS to show the progress and priority of posts:

• I'll rate S+ to say 'I intend to do this soon'.

• I'll rate G+ to say 'this is now done'.

• I'll rate S- to say 'I don't intend to do this, at least not any time soon'.

• I'll use F- for posts that go against this intended format in any way and ruin the whole thing.

I have absolutely no confidence that this will work as planned, but it's worth a try. Will I be pleasantly surprised?
Chaos
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Chaos 22 United States PhlegmaticCholeric INFP 2w1 22C
You still need to make the individual game pages for all of your games in the "Games" section.
Pseudolonewolf
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I'd been meaning to get around to this for days, and now it's finally done! Unless there are things I've missed, anyway. This To Do List thing seems like it is motivating after all.
Mania
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I made a comment before that you gave a +G and +I, so I will repeat the idea I put forward there:

A 'common misconceptions' subsection on the About page would be nice, since these FLIGS quotes could confuse some people about what makes -Feeling and -Gratitude different. You could also update it whenever a new problem arises, perhaps? You, and other members when asked about it, also wouldn't have to constantly explain this stuff, but just link to the About section!
Sunflower
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Filtering members by given criteria, such as: username, gender, age, temperament, country, orb rating.
Mania
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There isn't a Moderator Section yet where Moderators could receive complains and make comments.
CtG
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Related to this note, you should add a REPORT BUTTON for posts, profiles, or both. This will send a notification messages to the moderators' inbox things suggested above. They can tick it off when they've dealt with it much like anyone can do to their messages received.
Chaos
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Chaos 22 United States PhlegmaticCholeric INFP 2w1 22C
You must also make a formula to determine "Activity Level" on Users' "Performance" page.
Sunflower
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In old site's To Do List you mentioned the following:
"I'm considering integrating those Facebook 'Like' or 'Share' widgets, to boost traffic"
Are you still considering it, or you gave up this one?
SavageWolf
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SavageWolf 19 United Kingdom CholericMelancholic INTP 666 402C
You may also want to take a look at ∞ LINK ∞ , which has been described as "Like buttons with payments". You may not earn very much, but it's the thought that counts. Or something.

It'll do more good than harm anyway, probably.
Mania
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You mentioned Sticky Threads in the past, but they're not implemented yet.

Is this one still being considered?
CtG
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Structure the rules page, please.
∞ Fig Hunter ∞ [Long explanation]
∞ Fig Hunter ∞ [Longer explanation]

Sorry, I don't want to keep repeating myself.
CtG
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I know double-posting is annoying, but I think the situation calls for it as I have limited time to wait for another post and a different suggestion to make.

The description that for the -I rating when you roll over it in posts is a bit ambiguous. It can be misinterpreted to mean that the user simply was inefficient in conveying his thoughts, since that also "waste space". I think you should make it clearer to prevent disagreements.

I also think the description for -G can be a bit clearer.

The others are fine for me.
Pseudolonewolf
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This seems fairly petty, since full descriptions of the letters' uses are already on the About page. The tooltips only serve as brief reminders, and any hypothetical disagreements you might be imagining could just be solved by saying 'read the About page'.
CtG
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It's not uncommon for people to not read the rules before posting and stuff. I thought this was made obvious to you on the old site. Why do you just allow something like that to pass instead of taking the initiative to minimize risk? Why not just make them clearer to avoid the "hypothetical disagreements" in the first place? I don't think it's even that complicated to change the tooltips, so I don't get why you refuse to do it.
Pseudolonewolf
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It's always easier to tell someone to do work than it is to be the one doing the actual work...

While editing tooltips will take only a few minutes in a technical sense, actually thinking of what I'd change them to would take longer, especially since I personally don't think there's anything wrong with what they are currently.
Reading 'waste of space' as 'inefficient communication of thoughts' seems like a bizarre and very lateral interpretation to me, one which I'd find it hard to imagine the average rule-ignorer coming up with.

It would be more useful if rather than merely saying that the current ones aren't good enough, you could suggest better alternatives.
CtG
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Okay, I now understand what you mean by "petty" on the other page. This seems like more work for you than its potential benefits, and your time would be better-spent on things elsewhere. Still, if I could suggest better alternatives to the current ones, that'd be appreciated, wouldn't it?

The thing with my suggestions is that you reject them more often than not. I didn't give any suggestions before because I assumed that you'd try to think of them yourself, much like how you prefer to structure your own rules page. I didn't want to give suggestions that would annoy you for being unsolicited, or already-mentally-rejected or something. Also, if you really just don't like how difficult it might seem to think of better ways to word the tooltips, why didn't you just ask how I wanted them to be, instead of rejecting the idea altogether? That's what the -S rating means for this thread, isn't it?

It's getting kinda hard to understand how you want me to convey my suggestions; it seems that any way I approach it is wrong for some reason or another. It frustrates me.

Anyway, the -I tooltip could be something more straightforward and clear like "not interesting" or "lacks substance". I really think "waste of space" is too slang-y and perhaps you don't notice it since you're a native English speaker, but such things are not so obvious to people like me who have English as a second language.

The -G tooltip on the other hand, I think can be improved because it can be stretched to cover any of the other negative ratings. Any negative ratings you'd give would indicate to the person rated that you don't want him to post like that, after all. I'm also struggling to think of a good way to convey this rating. Maybe "I wish I didn't see read this" would be good? It's not better than the current one, though.

Come to think of it, I'm not exactly sure how -G is that different from -F. I don't see how you'd not be grateful for something that makes you feel good. It seems from my point of view that -F could be a subset of -G or something like that. Maybe I just didn't read the detailed descriptions well enough... Hmm.

Perhaps I should suggest instead that you put a clearer explanation about the components of the FIGLS system on the rules page? I think it fits there better than it does on the about page. The ratings system is part of the way the site is policed, after all, not really an essential part of what it is...

Sorry, I didn't intend to make this post long, ugh.
Sunflower
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Well, I've looked at the questioned descriptions and compared them with "About" page.

-I: I wonder mainly about *Spam* or *Irrelevant*, particularly the latter (or maybe *Doesn't change anything*? O.o). I'm not sure, but it seems that "Waste of space" here would mean a post without which nothing really would change in the discussion, because it's: completely off-topic (i liek pies lol), repeats the points from previous parts of discussion (which goes well with "You just stole someone else's words and claimed them as your own.") or addresses the points which are not the case here (though I wonder if it wouldn't be rather -G matter O.o), like mentioning an issue which was already explained and doesn't really apply here (yes, I specifically mean the situations when someone asks about things explained in the blog post, but they didn't put an effort to read it). So yes, I think that *Irrelevant* could cover these meanings well. ^^'

-G: I'm not sure, but since it seems to be pretty much about unwanted suggestions, the phrase explaining it rather well would be *I don't appreciate it at all*. I can't really think of better and still quite specific tooltip. O.o
(edit: now that I've seen it somewhere, *Unwelcome* seems like an appropriate word, too!)