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The Truth
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Thank You Link

Post by The Truth » September 4th, 2013, 2:30 pm

I've seen other forums that provide a link button on each post that allow the other users a quick means of sending a short thank you message to the writer of the post. I find it to be a great way of getting people to acknowledge posts that are helpful or simply thoughtful. It's easier than taking the time to send a private message. Just click the button and send a quick thanks. It's always nice to know that your posts are appreciated.

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Post by Spiral Out » September 4th, 2013, 8:49 pm

Nah, it sounds too similar to the "like" button on Facebook. Let's keep that garbage off this site.
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Post by Scott » September 10th, 2013, 6:32 pm

I have considered a similar button, but instead of being "thanks" or "like", I was thinking "agree". The forum rules prohibit making posts in the on-topic section that just merely express a quick agreement, but many posters seem to want to do this on occasion.
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Re: Thank You Link

Post by Spiral Out » September 11th, 2013, 6:27 am

Scott wrote:I have considered a similar button, but instead of being "thanks" or "like", I was thinking "agree".
I think that would cheapen this site into a popularity contest and result in weaker arguments. I recommend against it. I vote no.
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Post by Misty » September 11th, 2013, 4:18 pm

I vote no also, seems kind of childish.
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Re: Thank You Link

Post by Tpartain » September 12th, 2013, 10:37 pm

I agree with Spiral and Misty, but I don't have a button to click. :)
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