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user ranking system - VOTE

Discussion in 'Suggestion Box & Feedback' started by chronodekar, Apr 5, 2010.

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What set should we user for our user-rankings ?

Poll closed May 5, 2010.
  1. [SET 1]

    9 vote(s)
    52.9%
  2. [SET 2]

    4 vote(s)
    23.5%
  3. keep the current rank-names

    4 vote(s)
    23.5%
  1. chronodekar

    chronodekar Well-Known Member
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    We're having a vote on the user-rankings! (the little 'title' below your name when you make a post)

    The admins have shown an interest to changing the rank-names, so let's tell then what we want !!

    [SET 1]
    1. Newbie
    2. Scout
    3. Regular
    4. Addict
    5. Resident
    6. Veteran
    7. Master

    [SET 2]
    1. Applesauce
    2. Butterscotch
    3. Cupcake
    4. Donut
    5. Eclair
    6. Froyo
    7. Gingerbread


    Apology:
    We were collecting suggestions here and I promised to hold the vote last month. Sorry about my tardiness, but work came up and so did Easter ...

    -chronodekar

    PS: The vote will run for a month starting from today.
     

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  2. Trident

    Trident Well-Known Member
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    I liked the original user ranks before the change. Could you please add that to the poll?
     
  3. chronodekar

    chronodekar Well-Known Member
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    I really DO want to add this in now, but I can't seem to edit the poll. Also, do you remember what the 7 ranks were? Considering that it's hardly been 3 days, I suppose, we could restart the poll.. :rolleyes: (and this thread)

    -chronodekar
     
  4. twospirits

    twospirits AF's janitor
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    Its funny, but I did a spreadsheet of the dates and names of the OS's, and I could not find any reference to the first two, so I came up with the names. Funny how you chose the same Applesauce for the first OS. lol

    For my second OS I chose Biscotti instead of Butterscotch.

    Anyway, if you know what the original user ranks are, I can edit the poll for you and add them.

    TS out
     
  5. Trident

    Trident Well-Known Member
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    Hmm.. I forgot what the original ranks were. I have an idea of one or two of them. Anybody?
     
  6. chronodekar

    chronodekar Well-Known Member
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    Looks like the votes are heating up !!

    -chronodekar
     
  7. i like set number 2
     
  8. Incredible_Nat

    Incredible_Nat Well-Known Member
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    votes for set 1...not to big on carbs;)
     
  9. you gain lbs just by looking at the word DONUT! Lmao
     
  10. Trident

    Trident Well-Known Member
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    FYI- Phases finally took a step in the right direction and reverted the user ranks/ titles to the original vBulletin defaults:
    New Member
    Junior Member
    Member
    Senior Member
    (I think that's all...)
     
  11. Phases

    Phases Community Manager
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    Not to imply one of these suggestions or whatever won't do. Can still change it again, was just tired of waiting.
     
  12. chronodekar

    chronodekar Well-Known Member
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    When did he do that? My rank is still something else...

    -chronodekar

    EDIT: it's changed now
     
  13. I cant see it, being that im on tapatalk. But i still wish to be "phases minion"

    Sent from my Nexus One using Tapatalk
     
  14. Those are the only ones that make any sense at all to me.
     
  15. Trident

    Trident Well-Known Member
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    Same here. Can the OP add these new current ones to the poll?

    Not sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
     
  16. The first set is a lot simpler and is easier to understand.

    It's better for newcomers or even those who have never been on a forum before!

    I choose that one.
     
  17. i think only having four or five over simplifies it. be better if there were a few more to better distinquish. Also maybe have them also change over time instead of posts
     
  18. I think that's a bad idea. We need to encourage people to post more to keep this forum active. That's one of the main reasons why we have ranking systems in the first place.
     
  19. chronodekar

    chronodekar Well-Known Member
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    I could change it, but considering that the voting has been going on for quite some time now, that would be cheating those who already voted.

    I want to mention this change, but I want to do it fairly too, just don't know how. :(

    -chronodekar
     
  20. paul this forum has no problems when it comes to posts or attracting new comers. the forum is by far well above average
     
  21. Trident

    Trident Well-Known Member
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    I'd personally like to do away with the whole post count and user title module.
     
  22. Roze

    Roze Hiding behind a mystery
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    awwwww...my suggestion came in too late :( I posted it in the other thread...which should be close from further posts and have users directed to this one...

     

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