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Offline Zero2Cool  
#1 Posted : Wednesday, June 15, 2011 8:11:30 AM(UTC)
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After work, I'll add more to this and try to explain it better.

The number to the right of the member name, is the accumulated amount of thumbs up and down said member received for any and all posts that have received either a thumbs up or thumbs down.

The number between the Up/Down graphics is how many times the members POST has received a thumbs up or down.

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thanks Post received 2 applause.
Nonstopdrivel on 6/15/2011(UTC), wpr on 6/15/2011(UTC)
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Offline wpr  
#2 Posted : Wednesday, June 15, 2011 7:43:14 PM(UTC)
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Ahhhh. I see.
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Offline hellentrybuck  
#3 Posted : Friday, June 17, 2011 11:26:43 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: wpr Go to Quoted Post
Ahhhh. I see.

quite agree
Offline Porforis  
#4 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 11:48:27 AM(UTC)
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I like this, it kind of fills the same role that "Thanks" do, but I like the thumbsup a bit better, although I'm not sure why. Only thing I'd change is the background color on the icon, maybe make it a bit darker. Or you could make it a lighter and change the foreground color to something darker. Kind of hard to see right now.

Ooh, or you could put a thumbs up icon with a Packers helmet inside the fist, and a thumbs down with a Bears helmet inside the fist. You'd need to make the icons larger of course, but it'd be awesome :D
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thanks Post received 1 applause.
Nonstopdrivel on 6/21/2011(UTC)
Offline wpr  
#5 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 11:54:19 AM(UTC)
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I give you a thumb up. Just don't be sticking no thumb up a Bear's butt. they prob will like it.
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Offline Zero2Cool  
#6 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 12:59:01 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Porforis Go to Quoted Post
I like this, it kind of fills the same role that "Thanks" do, but I like the thumbsup a bit better, although I'm not sure why. Only thing I'd change is the background color on the icon, maybe make it a bit darker. Or you could make it a lighter and change the foreground color to something darker. Kind of hard to see right now.

Ooh, or you could put a thumbs up icon with a Packers helmet inside the fist, and a thumbs down with a Bears helmet inside the fist. You'd need to make the icons larger of course, but it'd be awesome :D


The graphics are actually hosted off irkoo.com so I'll have to locate within the CSS which graphic links are used. Then decide which graphics to replace them with, which is where I'm at now. Same thing with the Online/Offline. I know how to replace them, just not sure with what yet.

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Offline wpr  
#7 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 1:23:59 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
Same thing with the Online/Offline. I know how to replace them, just not sure with what yet.


I'm here
I'm here

I'm not here
I am not here.
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Offline Nonstopdrivel  
#8 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 2:19:22 PM(UTC)
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By the way, how often do the Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down totals update? If I give someone a thumbs up or down, the value on the post registers immediately, but it takes hours for their net value to change. Is it recalculated only once a day or something?
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Offline Wade  
#9 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 5:48:25 PM(UTC)
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/asshole mode

Since I dislike the facebook/twitter up/down stuff, I'm glad the thumbs/whine mode is unobtrusive in a way that I can ignore it.
Asshole

/exit asshole mode

/whine mode

I still miss my applause points.

/exit whine mode
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Offline Zero2Cool  
#10 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 6:00:46 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Wade Go to Quoted Post
/asshole mode

Since I dislike the facebook/twitter up/down stuff, I'm glad the thumbs/whine mode is unobtrusive in a way that I can ignore it.
Asshole

/exit asshole mode

/whine mode

I still miss my applause points.

/exit whine mode


FYI, this is PackersHome.com, not Twitter.com, not Facebook.com

Let's get that straight, shall we? Duh!

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Offline Wade  
#11 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 6:18:49 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
FYI, this is PackersHome.com, not Twitter.com, not Facebook.com

Let's get that straight, shall we? Duh!


Yes, but by instituting thumbs-up/down, you're reinforcing and affirming their silly "innovation."
Flapper
[biggrin]
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Offline Zero2Cool  
#12 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 6:24:45 PM(UTC)
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Applause Received: 1,792

The Up/Down icons are not hosted locally and have been recolored.

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Offline Zero2Cool  
#13 Posted : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 6:32:07 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Wade Go to Quoted Post
Yes, but by instituting thumbs-up/down, you're reinforcing and affirming their silly "innovation."
Flapper
[biggrin]


That's not true. The usage of Up/Down has been around longer than even Facebook. I remember seeing it when I was using WebTV in the late 90's. And Facebook uses "Like", not thumbs up/down. I have no clue what Twitter uses.

Anyway, it'll probably be gone in the next release or the following one. I've been reading and communicating with the developers and they are sold on a built in +/- system. This is important because I can modify it, just as I did with the +/- module with the old software.

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