posted on Sep, 15 2010 @ 08:05 PM
Two very brief issues of concern - number one - I can't find links to make any specific forum a 'favourite'..?
Number two - and more important:
Have you noticed how the 'popular topics', 'hot topics' and 'member favourites' etc seem to be staying the same for days on end now (since the
This would appear to be because the full lists of threads (most recently posted thread or thread replied to at the top of the list), are no longer
displayed on accessing a particular forum. Instead you need to click a miniscule, indistinguishable link - practically 'hidden in plain sight' on
the left hand side of the page. People who dip in and out of ATS are likely to only look at, comment on and flag... the MASSIVE FONT 'Top
It's harder (for anyone - this isn't a personal grumble) to get noticed, and the place is getting duller by the minute!
If you could you see fit to incorporate the full thread list on each forum's home page, and simply section off portions of the page to highlight the
top rated threads etc; that would solve the problem, making ATS more funky and full of variety once more.
Favourites used to change by the minute - the variety of subject material was awesome on hitting the actual ATS home page (from a google search or
whatever). Now, it must seem (to any newcomer or occasional/casual lurker) that we all chat about the same things for ages... Not great for
increasing traffic or developing new member interest?
My two cents - thanks for considering them.