posted on Jan, 12 2012 @ 06:38 PM
reply to post by tauristercus
Sometimes I will go to the thread originator's profile, where I can quickly see the flag and unique reply counts. This can give a somewhat better
gauge of popularity, than just flag count alone.
What might be helpful, would be to have the reply count displayed near the flag count, on each page of the thread. Even better would be to also
include the number of unique posters in the thread, since sometimes there are several pages of an argument between a few posters, which are very
In any case, these numbers aren't completely reliable for identifying quality threads. Many, many great threads get lost in the shuffle, because they
scroll off the lists so quickly, or they are generated during off-peak hours.
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