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POLL: Most Desired TMP Improvements?


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unknown member writes:

when a Google "site search" works faster

However, Google for some reason covers some parts of TMP better than others. I've noticed it is more likely to catch forum discussions than Hobby News stories.

hobby news is also archived in *ahem* other sites

But with less coverage, and less photos.


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VOTING RESULTS
AnswerVotes%Chart
Ability to search specific boards
96
12%
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Add Events Calendar
26
3%
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Add Exchange to Configure Homepage
5
1%
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Add Link Suggestion Page
4
0%
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Add Marketplace to Configure Homepage
6
1%
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Add Painting Services to Configure Homepage
4
0%
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Add Problem Links to Configure Homepage
8
1%
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Add Retailers Directory
46
6%
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Add Sculptors Directory
11
1%
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Cross-forum searches
35
4%
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Delete multiple PMs
34
4%
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Delete PM without opening it
13
2%
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Fix Lounge searches
9
1%
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Fix the Preview Message
6
1%
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Gift membership option
12
1%
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Homepage links added at bottom of page
9
1%
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More sorting options for forum searches
35
4%
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Renovate the Clubs Directory
35
4%
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Renovate the Rules Directory
78
10%
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Search for News Talk
33
4%
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Search Showcase articles
9
1%
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Search Showcase Talk
1
0%
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Search tool for Hobby News
47
6%
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Search Workbench articles
17
2%
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Search Workbench Talk
1
0%
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Sent folder for PMs
31
4%
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Thumbs Up feature
21
3%
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Topic subscriptions
46
6%
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Track topics I've read
92
11%
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View Hobby News by Day
35
4%
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POLL IS CLOSED
POLL DESCRIPTION

I usually take some time around the end of the year to code improvements for TMP (while news is slow). Which improvements would you most like to see?

(Options taken from this discussion.)

Ability to search specific boards
Ability to limit a forum search to a specific board, rather than searching the entire forum.
Add Events Calendar
Add a calendar system to TMP, listing convention and show dates and other significant events.
Add Exchange to Configure Homepage
Update the Configure Homepage tool to include the Exchange forum (so that you can set the number of topics displayed, change where it is displayed, or remove it).
Add Link Suggestion Page
Make it easier to suggest new links for the Links Directory.
Add Marketplace to Configure Homepage
Update the Configure Homepage tool to include the Marketplace forum (so that you can set the number of topics displayed, change where it is displayed, or remove it).
Add Painting Services to Configure Homepage
Update the Configure Homepage tool to include Painting Services updates.
Add Problem Links to Configure Homepage
Update the Configure Homepage tool to include Problem Link updates.
Add Retailers Directory
Create a new directory to list retailers.
Add Sculptors Directory
Create a new directory to list sculptors.
Cross-forum searches
Allow search to be made on one or more forums at the same time.
Delete multiple PMs
Make a way so that you can delete multiple Personal Messages at the same time.
Delete PM without opening it
Make a way so that you can delete a Personal Message without having to open it first.
Fix Lounge searches
Fix the Lounge search so that searches by user work properly.
Fix the Preview Message
Fix the Preview Message function in the forums.
Gift membership option
Add a button on the Profile page so that you can buy a gift membership for someone else.
Homepage links added at bottom of page
Add links back to the homepage at the bottom of all TMP pages.
More sorting options for forum searches
Add more ways to sort the results when performing forum searches.
Renovate the Clubs Directory
Bring back the old Clubs Directory, updated to the latest TMP technology. The directory will allow clubs to add and edit their entries.
Renovate the Rules Directory
Bring back the old Rules Directory. List entries for all published wargaming rulesets (including online publication).
Search for News Talk
Add search option for the News Talk forum (the comments on Hobby News stories).
Search Showcase articles
Add search tool for the Showcase section (articles).
Search Showcase Talk
Add search option for the Showcase Talk forum (the comments on Showcase articles).
Search tool for Hobby News
Add search tool for Hobby News (the news stories themselves).
Search Workbench articles
Add search tool for the Workbench section (articles).
Search Workbench Talk
Add search option for the Workbench Talk forum (the comments on Workbench articles).
Sent folder for PMs
Collect sent Personal Messages into a Sent Folder.
Thumbs Up feature
Make a way to give a member a Thumbs Up.
Topic subscriptions
Add a way to subscribe to a particular forum topic, and then receive a notice when the topic is added to.
Track topics I've read
Have the server track which forum topics I've read, so that I can get a list of them without doing a search.
View Hobby News by Day
Make a way so that you can view Hobby News headlines by specific day.