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Announcement Link Directory gets major update

Discussion in 'Site Announcements' at netrider.net.au started by Mouth, Feb 1, 2016.

  1. For those that haven't visited the Link Directory | Netrider - Australia's Best Motorcycle Community you'll notice its had a major refurbishment and update in the last few weeks!

    Some features;
    • Links can be added - https://netrider.net.au/linkdirectory/link/add
      • When adding links, description of the site can be automatically added (if within the sites meta data) and site screenshot is automatically generated
      • A forum topic is automatically created for users to discuss the link
      • URL's are automatically checked to ensure they are valid and working
    • Links can be edited by the owner of the link
    • Users can rate Links by clicking on the stars on the right-hand side
    • Vendor users can 'bump' links they own and give them special VIP status
    • Links can be reported, to notify mods that they i) no longer work, ii) need updating/change, or iii) should be moved to a different catgeory
    • You can bookmark links, so they are saved in your Bookmarks tab on your profile page
    • Category folders are shown at the top of the listing of links
    • You can discuss links by clicking on the 'Discuss' button, taking you to the appropriate forum thread
    • Sorting the links listing by date, title, rating, latest discussion post, and more.
    • The URL of links are checked every 24-48 hrs to ensure they are still valid, and flagged for moderator review if not.
    • Searching of links is integrated into site search

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  2. Good work M, thank you.
  3. Jason, there seems to be no way of marking them "Read", when you have, like with the Showcase forum..... Perhaps then the forum could be flagged red only when new data is added????
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