1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Profile Posts Cooldown?

Discussion in 'Suggestions' started by CamelinaBoat, Apr 12, 2016.

  1. CamelinaBoat

    CamelinaBoat Member

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2015
    Messages:
    42
    Likes Received:
    40
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    I. Suggest. Things.
    Location:
    Minas Tirith
    Hey Guys, Camel here.

    Y'all know when there's like, 5 different things you have to reply to on your profile page, and it would normally take like 1 minute to do them all, but since there's a cooldown timer, you have to wait for 5 minutes before finishing all of your replies?

    Well I think that's quite annoying, especially since its your own profile page that you are replying to.

    I know its an effort to reduce traffic so that the website doesn't have to load 32894723984 different new things every second, but its still reeeeeeally annoying.

    My proposal is the following: for ONLY when you are posting on YOUR OWN profile page, you can bypass the Cooldown timer. IF, however, this still is hard on the website, then change it to this: when you reply to a bunch of people, the posts are not seen until 1 minute after you post them. so every minute your page is updated, and in that minute, it could load all 5 of the comments you posted, instead of them all being loaded in immediately after being posted.

    Thanks for consideration,
    Camel
     
  2. iKick

    iKick Member

    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2015
    Messages:
    1,255
    Likes Received:
    556
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    CubeCrafter!
    Location:
    The Netherlands
    Yes this is really annoying me!
     
  3. hgbf

    hgbf Member

    Joined:
    Oct 27, 2015
    Messages:
    2,594
    Likes Received:
    2,669
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    ⎝Duck⎠
    Location:
    Next to my computer
    Yes yes yes yes
     
  4. TeovoTeovo

    TeovoTeovo Builder Staff Member Builder

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2015
    Messages:
    1,240
    Likes Received:
    3,417
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Waiting for freebuild
    Location:
    Under your bed
    I like the idea, but spam would be increased, as someone could just copy/paste links on his profile page (status), and, after a minute, this messages would appear in the forums. I think that cooldown exists basically for this reason. :p
    Maybe adding this only for replies to comments in your profile page, as spammers don't usually have messages, because they join just to spam. +1.
    P.S: If you are helper, why don't you suggest it to developers and admins? You got contacts m8 :D
     
  5. CattyCat

    CattyCat Member

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2016
    Messages:
    1,315
    Likes Received:
    171
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Programmer, Mathematician
    Location:
    Canada FTW
    Home Page:
    +1, you should be able to post on your profile as much as you want.

    PS: Is the 20 second cooldown to prevent spam or to keep the website from crashing?
     
  6. Zachㅤ

    Zachㅤ Mod Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2016
    Messages:
    1,912
    Likes Received:
    421
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Student at Hogwarts
    Location:
    Hogwarts
    Agreed! Nice suggestion Camel! :D
     
  7. Marieke2001

    Marieke2001 Member

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2015
    Messages:
    1,435
    Likes Received:
    1,441
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    The netherlands
    Indeed, it's annoying :/
     
  8. mateu9999

    mateu9999 Member

    Joined:
    Dec 6, 2015
    Messages:
    4,166
    Likes Received:
    2,522
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Anime or Minecraft......
    Location:
    a Dark temple inside a specific cave...
  9. xMegaCoolx

    xMegaCoolx Member

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2015
    Messages:
    6,394
    Likes Received:
    2,056
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    CubeCrafter
    Location:
    ƮǿʍǿřřǿώŁąɲȡ
    Home Page:
    This cooldown annoys me so hard when someone sended you 'gratz with ??? likes!' and than you need to wait soo long to jsut send 'Ty! ^.^'.
     
  10. Stefanvld

    Stefanvld Sr. Mod Staff Member Sr. Moderator

    Joined:
    May 24, 2014
    Messages:
    10,690
    Likes Received:
    4,983
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    i do stuff
    Location:
    Behind you.
    Hasn't the cooldown been reduced to 30 seconds?
     
  11. Marco Slater

    Marco Slater Owner Staff Member Owner

    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2013
    Messages:
    1,526
    Likes Received:
    2,163
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Pushing buttons for Digital Tree Media.
    Location:
    Bury, UK.
    Home Page:
    The cooldown has been reduced to a minute, to further prevent spam.

    To the OP, please provide a screenshot.
     
    FalseHonesty likes this.
  12. TheZigbot9000

    TheZigbot9000 Mod Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Jan 3, 2016
    Messages:
    629
    Likes Received:
    115
    Trophy Points:
    43
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    The North Obsidian Pillar in The End
    Nuff said.
     
  13. xTeleMegax

    xTeleMegax Member

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2015
    Messages:
    2,463
    Likes Received:
    1,070
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Bansilvania
    Home Page:
    If the first part doesn't work out... I like the second part of the idea where it shows up after like 1 min.... But overall:
    yushyushyushyushyush