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Things I favorited by my contacts?

Is there an easy way to see, for each of my contacts or for an individual user who is a contact, things that _I_ have favorited? This would be a quick way for me to remind myself why I have marked that user as a contact. [more inside]
posted by amtho on Oct 24, 2016 - 5 comments

Are we counting favorites the right way?

On our user pages, the two numbers tracked for favorites count different things. The first one is a count of how many individual comments I have favorited. The second number is a count of how many times everyone has favorited a comment of mine. The description of that second number, "Favorited by others," is sort of misleading, I think, because it doesn't count individual comments the way the first number does. [more inside]
posted by emelenjr on Oct 5, 2016 - 40 comments

Pony Request: Sports Fanfare

I'd love a sports section like fanfare. [more inside]
posted by lkc on May 8, 2016 - 58 comments

Metafilter Chat Feature Request

Would it be possible to have a link to the profile pages of the members in the chat room? Perhaps as an additional choice when you right-click their name from the list on the righthand sidebar? (alongside "ignore" and "private chat") [more inside]
posted by chambers on Nov 24, 2015 - 11 comments

FanFare request: Make tagging a little easier

For TV episode posts in FanFare threads, can we have an option of importing tags from the previous episode's post? Or maybe have tags for the show itself that can be applied to each episode? [more inside]
posted by ardgedee on Nov 9, 2014 - 15 comments

Can't readd posts to Recent Activity?

I made a comment on the Fannibal thread, then after a while I removed it from my Recent Activity. I just made another comment there yet the post isn't showing up on Recent Activity again. Bug or feature? (I've done the clearing cookies and logging in/out thing, no dice. On Dolphin for Android.) [more inside]
posted by divabat on May 5, 2014 - 20 comments

MefiTV?

Repeatedly asked for in this thread about the closing of TWOP, a subforum for Metafilter to cover TV. Can I suggest a possible trial by allowing members who've taken on a program to make a FPP with a simple round-up of recaps from the web and then to let a thread flourish? With a rule about no spoilers for the trial period, because later on there could be a spoiler free/spoilered-to-smithereens alternate threads. I can get good recaps from a bunch of places online, and committing to volunteer recaps is a Big Chunk of Time. Mostly what I can't get, and loved from TWOP, is snarky smart conversation about a show I love. If the trial leads to great discussions, then a separate section could be made so the front page doesn't get cluttered with TV threads. Nominating: The Vampire Diaries, Scandal, Community, Elementary, Teen Wolf (come back Elizardbits!), Supernatural and I will volunteer happily for Melissa and Joey, a sitcom that I believe is profoundly undercriticised despite huge popularity and weirdly progressive sexual politics and ethics. Ahem.
posted by viggorlijah on Mar 27, 2014 - 444 comments

Ctrl+enter to post/preview?

I was wondering what the community and dev team thinks about adding a ctrl+enter shortcut to post comments. It's something that's fairly common elsewhere on the web, and in my opinion it would be nice to have it here as well. Going to the mouse to click on Post Comment is not exactly a big deal, but it would be cool if there were a keyboard shortcut for those of us who are slightly mouse-averse. [more inside]
posted by Scientist on Mar 8, 2014 - 40 comments

Another Flag Category?

Similar to fffm's pony request from January, I wonder whether it would be possible to add another flag category or two. [more inside]
posted by spacewrench on Mar 6, 2014 - 73 comments

Favorite Threshold

I really enjoy the part of the sidebar where it tells you when a contact's comments reach a certain number of favorites. Is there any way to set a favorites threshold for every user, not just ones on your contact list? [more inside]
posted by DynamiteToast on Aug 19, 2013 - 12 comments

Memail Push notifier

I find myself carrying on conversations in MeMail in more or less real time, and refreshing a lot. Would server load be less if there was a push notification feature? [more inside]
posted by MoTLD on Jul 14, 2013 - 20 comments

The title-display question

Is the title-display question closed? If so, is there any alternative other than the 0%-size solution? [more inside]
posted by kalapierson on Jan 28, 2013 - 117 comments

Noprocrast

What do people think about adding an anti-procrastination pony to MetaFilter? [more inside]
posted by michaelh on Dec 28, 2012 - 66 comments

Popup Image Pony / Robot request

Feature or script: popup boxes to display single-image deeplinks in posts and comments? (like the youtube popups.) [more inside]
posted by snuffleupagus on Dec 20, 2012 - 17 comments

opt into notification for IRL meetups

Feature request: opt-in email or MeMail when a meetup in your city is proposed. [more inside]
posted by gen on Nov 4, 2012 - 13 comments

Markup Markdown Mark It All Around

I know that similar topics have been brought up in the past, but how about supporting Markdown on Metafilter? [more inside]
posted by schmod on Oct 16, 2012 - 121 comments

Something I never thought I'd see here

Edit?...Edit!?!...EDIT!! Are pigs flying now? Is Ahab no longer Ahab? Or I meant to say-- "Thank you for the new 'Typo? Edit your post' button which I only now just noticed." [more inside]
posted by seasparrow on Oct 12, 2012 - 161 comments

Metafilter is...

Is there a machine picking up on all the "Metafilter: [catchy slogan]" comments? [more inside]
posted by Galaxor Nebulon on Sep 6, 2012 - 61 comments

Define "Interesting."

Pony Request: Additional Posts and Comments on the "Popular" page. [more inside]
posted by zarq on Feb 15, 2012 - 18 comments

Music pony request

Pony request: Total play and download counts on Music tracks.
posted by empath on Nov 4, 2011 - 35 comments

Checkbox to set "mymefi" tab as default

Would it be possible to have an checkbox option to set the "my mefi" / "my askmefi" tabs as the default tab that opens for logged in users? [more inside]
posted by Another Fine Product From The Nonsense Factory on Sep 14, 2011 - 17 comments

ThereIsHelp comes to profile pages, please help us tweak a feature

Please help us finalize details of a ThereIsHelp indicator on user's profile pages who are interested in participating. [more inside]
posted by jessamyn on Jul 25, 2011 - 404 comments

sort comments by number of favorites?

The title kind of says it all. [more inside]
posted by cupcake1337 on Jul 2, 2011 - 74 comments

Posted to MeFi indicator for Projects page

A tiny pony request for Projects: could there be an indication on the Projects page when a project has been posted to MeFi? I know the detail page has a "This project was posted to MetaFilter by..." but unless you wish to comment, you'll never see it. [more inside]
posted by tommasz on Apr 4, 2011 - 10 comments

ponyrequestfuckyeah.tumblr.com

Could we please add tumblr to the list of social app links that we can display on our profiles? tia
posted by jason's_planet on Mar 13, 2011 - 58 comments

Request for new feature.

Request for new feature. [more inside]
posted by TheBones on Mar 1, 2011 - 70 comments

Remind me to read this later

feature request: could there be a way to remind myself to read certain posts later? [more inside]
posted by Corvid on Feb 22, 2011 - 72 comments

BOO! NEW MESSAGES!

"1 New Comment, Show" -Argh! What the hell? Metafilter is haunted! Or is that pop up message a new feature that's been there for a while? Actually a fairly nice feature, come to think of it.
posted by Artw on Feb 3, 2011 - 3 comments

What say ye of the edit window?

What, dear friends, of the edit window? [more inside]
posted by killdevil on Jan 26, 2011 - 185 comments

I want to read your drivel

Six Minute Story. Enough people using it to warrant making it social app to link to from the profile page? [more inside]
posted by theichibun on Nov 3, 2010 - 13 comments

Curious about MeFi/AskMe in relation to Safari 5.0's Reader function.

Curious about MeFi/AskMe in relation to Safari 5.0's Reader function. [more inside]
posted by blueberry on Jul 10, 2010 - 45 comments

I've got some questions...

FeatureRequest: AskMeFi question queue? [more inside]
posted by deacon_blues on Apr 15, 2010 - 58 comments

Status of "Editing Window" Feature?

We last discussed the edit window last September, after it was tried out in December '08. I was just curious what the current status of the feature was ... has any definite decision been made one way or the other whether it'll be rolled out, and if so, has a date been set?
posted by WCityMike on Feb 28, 2010 - 46 comments

Are there questions nearby?

Location-specific AskMe pony. [more inside]
posted by Cat Pie Hurts on Feb 10, 2010 - 23 comments

Related Posts

Any word on having "Related Posts" on the blue? Previously, Previously-er. [more inside]
posted by niles on Feb 8, 2010 - 39 comments

A little more detail on contributions?

I don't know whether this is possible or desirable, but could we have a count of our deletions somewhere on our profile page? [more inside]
posted by pjern on Jan 22, 2010 - 86 comments

Please keep track of which comments are new.

Feature request: Keep track of which comments are new to a post since I last read it. [more inside]
posted by floam on Jul 26, 2009 - 48 comments

No other information

If an FPP about a member (even if they happen to be famous) is posted, but it doesn't provide any fruitful information for others to right a situation where they feel they have been overcharged, then why is it allowed?
posted by parmanparman on Jun 29, 2009 - 7 comments

Recent Activity bug report

Minor Recent Activity bug within: [more inside]
posted by 1f2frfbf on May 27, 2009 - 29 comments

Editorializing about Optimalized Recent Activity

Changed interface in Recent Activity!
"78 total comments. 5 since the last comment you read. 20 since your most recent comment, last 10 shown below..." This? Is very cool! Thanks! Very much!
posted by Ambrosia Voyeur on Mar 31, 2009 - 50 comments

Who are the people in your contacts list?

We made a few changes to the contacts page. [more inside]
posted by pb on May 15, 2008 - 111 comments

Don't Fix Me, Bro

Has code been added to "fix" "invalid" HTML? [more inside]
posted by AmbroseChapel on May 8, 2008 - 49 comments

More than 10 posts on Mefi Mobile

Mefi Mobile Pony: Can we get more than 10 posts on mobile.metafilter.com? [more inside]
posted by pravit on Apr 22, 2008 - 23 comments

Searching for users by email address?

I tried to gift a membership to a minor internet celebrity, but I got the message "It appears your friend already has an account, as this email address is in use". Really? That's cool -- now who is it? Can there be a way of entering in an address and getting a username back, so I can add that account to my contacts?
posted by ewagoner on Feb 22, 2008 - 74 comments

More Inside? You bet.

More inside everywhere! [more inside]
posted by pb on Sep 6, 2007 - 47 comments

Tag Families

A request for 'tag groups' and 'tag aliases'. Explained inside.
posted by Gyan on Aug 14, 2007 - 32 comments

Draft Posts?

Saved drafts of posts for the blue - crazy idea?
posted by Miko on Aug 4, 2007 - 50 comments

User page changes

I gussied up your user pages. Leave a note if anything is broken and throw a screenshot up on flickr if you spot any show-stopper visual bugs. Danke!
posted by mathowie on Dec 6, 2006 - 132 comments

Did the spell check button on MeFi comments go away?

Did the spell check button on MeFi comments go away? Has this been discussed already and if so will I be made fun of in the comments for this post?
posted by xmutex on Sep 22, 2006 - 7 comments

Announcing MeFi Jobs!

Hey look, it's MeFi Jobs. Use it to list jobs you'd like to hire other MeFi members for. Also, it helps if you have a lat/lon stored in your profile, as you will be able to see how far listed jobs are from you. There are probably a few obvious bugs but me and pb will do our best to squash them as fast as you can list them.
posted by mathowie on Aug 24, 2006 - 165 comments

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