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Post  Admin on Tue Jun 14, 2011 11:28 pm

Does anyone like ranking members based on some criteria like post count?

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Post  Dave-O on Tue Jun 14, 2011 11:37 pm

I'm indifferent. I like seeing a post count but don't need to see ranks or stars.

Can I get credit for my 15,000?
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Post  Mike MacLellan on Tue Jun 14, 2011 11:40 pm

+1 for post count. "Member since" date will say a lot more than a rank based on post count, too, I think.
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Post  Admin on Tue Jun 14, 2011 11:44 pm

Dave-O, I can't override post count. I checked. Sad

Mike, I think I'll just leave it 'as-is'. Join date matters, but the quality of a post has little to do with how many posts a new member has made. Right? Some new members might have far more experience/knowledge than their post count would indicate.

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Post  Ken Mello on Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:16 am

I think post count is enough. I dont really need little stickers or badges to validate me.

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Post  Schuey on Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:18 am

mike.a.maclellan wrote:+1 for post count. "Member since" date will say a lot more than a rank based on post count, too, I think.

+1

Man this is swwwwweeeeeeett! Now I'm excited again.
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Post  Ken Mello on Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:20 am

@Schuey wrote:
mike.a.maclellan wrote:+1 for post count. "Member since" date will say a lot more than a rank based on post count, too, I think.

+1

Man this is swwwwweeeeeeett! Now I'm excited again.

Nice when something actually works, huh? Smile
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Post  Matt W on Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:21 am

Saying, "I'm an Expert Runner on HH's boards. ... I've got lots of stars too," wasn't really working with the ladies, so I'm fine with just a post count and join date. Cool
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Post  Mrs. Schuey on Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:30 am

mike.a.maclellan wrote:+1 for post count. "Member since" date will say a lot more than a rank based on post count, too, I think.

+1
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Post  Mrs. Schuey on Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:31 am

@Ken Mello wrote:
@Schuey wrote:
mike.a.maclellan wrote:+1 for post count. "Member since" date will say a lot more than a rank based on post count, too, I think.

+1

Man this is swwwwweeeeeeett! Now I'm excited again.

Nice when something actually works, huh? Smile
YES! I'm excited again as well! Thanks guys!!!
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Post  Pete B on Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:32 am

@Schuey wrote:
mike.a.maclellan wrote:+1 for post count. "Member since" date will say a lot more than a rank based on post count, too, I think.

+1

Man this is swwwwweeeeeeett! Now I'm excited again.

And it seems to work on my Crackberry!
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Post  Dave-O on Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:40 am

@Schuey wrote:

Man this is swwwwweeeeeeett! Now I'm excited again.

Me too! And right in time for the Fall marathon training cycle. Basketball
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Re: Ranks... Are they good?

Post  Matt W on Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:42 am

@Dave-O wrote:
@Schuey wrote:

Man this is swwwwweeeeeeett! Now I'm excited again.

Me too! And right in time for the Fall marathon training cycle. Basketball

Me too, but now I need to get off the computer and actually run.
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Post  Jerry on Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:44 am

But it adds fun with blings.
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Post  Kenny B. on Wed Jun 15, 2011 2:26 pm

Post counts works for me.
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Post  charles on Wed Jun 15, 2011 2:33 pm

@Matt W wrote:Saying, "I'm an Expert Runner on HH's boards. ... I've got lots of stars too," wasn't really working with the ladies, so I'm fine with just a post count and join date. Cool

POD
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Post  Tom H on Wed Jun 15, 2011 5:43 pm

Good with post count. Maybe with AG considerations . . . Laughing
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Post  Natalie on Wed Jun 15, 2011 8:30 pm

@Matt W wrote:Saying, "I'm an Expert Runner on HH's boards. ... I've got lots of stars too," wasn't really working with the ladies, so I'm fine with just a post count and join date. Cool

You could try wearing that suit more often. Embarassed
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Post  Mrs. Schuey on Wed Jun 15, 2011 8:35 pm

natalie.wolf wrote:
@Matt W wrote:Saying, "I'm an Expert Runner on HH's boards. ... I've got lots of stars too," wasn't really working with the ladies, so I'm fine with just a post count and join date. Cool

You could try wearing that suit more often. Embarassed

+1 Smile
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Post  mul21 on Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:59 pm

@Matt W wrote:Saying, "I'm an Expert Runner on HH's boards. ... I've got lots of stars too," wasn't really working with the ladies, so I'm fine with just a post count and join date. Cool

I LOL'ed!
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Post  Tim M on Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:50 pm

@Matt W wrote:Saying, "I'm an Expert Runner on HH's boards. ... I've got lots of stars too," wasn't really working with the ladies, so I'm fine with just a post count and join date. Cool

It worked with Chas. Laughing Laughing
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Post  Erin on Thu Jun 16, 2011 1:44 pm

@Matt W wrote:Saying, "I'm an Expert Runner on HH's boards. ... I've got lots of stars too," wasn't really working with the ladies, so I'm fine with just a post count and join date. Cool

I'm not sure what ladies you're hanging out with Matt. Stars should be all you need! Well, that and the cowboy hat.
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Post  Matt W on Thu Jun 16, 2011 6:03 pm

@Erin wrote:
@Matt W wrote:Saying, "I'm an Expert Runner on HH's boards. ... I've got lots of stars too," wasn't really working with the ladies, so I'm fine with just a post count and join date. Cool

I'm not sure what ladies you're hanging out with Matt. Stars should be all you need! Well, that and the cowboy hat.


This one?




Maybe if I wore the suit AND the cowboy hat. Wink
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Post  Tim M on Thu Jun 16, 2011 6:26 pm

@Matt W wrote:
@Erin wrote:
@Matt W wrote:Saying, "I'm an Expert Runner on HH's boards. ... I've got lots of stars too," wasn't really working with the ladies, so I'm fine with just a post count and join date. Cool

I'm not sure what ladies you're hanging out with Matt. Stars should be all you need! Well, that and the cowboy hat.


This one?




Maybe if I wore the suit AND the cowboy hat. Wink

Don't forget to wear the medal too.
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Post  Sam from RonItch! on Thu Jun 16, 2011 6:47 pm

@Ken Mello wrote:I think post count is enough. I dont really need little stickers or badges to validate me.

Ken

I do. A button or a nice pen wouldn't hurt either. Very Happy
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