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NoGi

So in no particular order, preference or importance - basically a mini brain dump :p

Sponsorship

  • Non aquaira but still related to the hobby
  • e.g. Home Brew company for CO2 deals
  • e.g. Camera company for equipment deals
  • BossAquaria?:cool-new:


    Sale threads
    • Promote/Enforce the use of buyer/seller feedback (i.e. iTrader or whatever)
    • What about non-aquaria related threads?
    • Allow for self closures of threads once item is sold
    • Block from search engine indexing


      Competitions

      • Regular Comps - you don't have to have prizes for these - just give bragging rights/e-badge or similar
      • Comps like Shrimp pic of the month
      • Sponsored comps
      • Gallery voting for pic related comps


      Library
  • Area for consuming content only - i.e. no posting allowed
  • Central source of information - like a knowledgebase
  • Can store static information like Grading, Shipping best practice, CO2 Refil locations, etc...



    That's about all I can think of that hasn't already been posted
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Loach

+1 to this list. You have done a good job writing this Nogi!

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Dean

great ideas there mate, if thats just a brain dump id like to see what you could do if you tried :) great work.

i have made a copy for my idea board in office and will try to work out things in due time.

i just need to get the ideas i have already, implemented to the forum; then ill start the next batch of ideas ie above post.

your thinking very much along the lines of me so its great we are on the same page.

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NoGi

hehehe no worries Dean. I used to deal with web usability stuff in my previous job.

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BlueBolts

Well done Nogi, +1 on your suggestion/ideas

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