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What Do You Want Added To The BYC Forum & Site? Version II

Discussion in 'Website Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by Nifty-Chicken, Jan 11, 2009.

  1. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member 11 Years

    As we get ready for Spring I thought it would be good to spark up this discussion again: https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=333

    got a few things in the pipe to roll out to all of our members but we can't think of everything (even though we try really hard). One thing I'll let you know that we'll add for sure is the great suggestion to add more detailed and searchable location info to profiles.

    Please post your ideas and suggestions here.

    Remember, this is for brainstorming! Your job is to come up with any and every idea. My programmer's job is to bill me for every minute spend implementing everything. The staff's job is to find the balance! [​IMG]

    BTW, don't limit it just to features added to the forum. If you have ideas for content sections on the main site, programs, contests, etc. we want to hear... er... see them!

    So, get those creative juices flowing!!!
  2. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

    Apr 2, 2008
    Southern Maine
    The ability to post photos directly from your computer, and not having to upload. Pleeease???
  3. ChickenToes

    ChickenToes Songster

    May 14, 2008
    NE Wisconsin
    Oh, I agree with Envirogirl, that would be a nice feature.
  4. Colored Egg Farmer

    Colored Egg Farmer Chicken overload

    Polls would be nice.... Especially if you could make a poll on voting for polls... [​IMG]
  5. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Songster

    Jul 24, 2008
    Grayson, Ky
    i think a swap section would be cool theres a couple that goes on every month! [​IMG]
  6. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Songster

    Jul 24, 2008
    Grayson, Ky
    also a link added to the byc breeders list too! [​IMG]
  7. Mourningdove

    Mourningdove Songster

    Dec 17, 2008
    Cleveland, Tn.
    How about a link to post info about resqued animals, chickens ect... needing rehomed?
    I too would like to see it easier to upload pics & avitars, some of us arn't computer savoy!
  8. Mourningdove

    Mourningdove Songster

    Dec 17, 2008
    Cleveland, Tn.
    Quote:awsome idea! Mybe have it listed by state? [​IMG]
  9. Laskaland

    Laskaland ThE gRoOvY cHiCkEn

    Aug 2, 2008
    Quote:That would be great, could go under buy. sell, trade
    GREAT idea!
  10. congdon476

    congdon476 GaLLiNa LOcA

    Dec 31, 2008
    Pueblo Area
    I think it would be nice to see a "Showing your chickens 101". There's a section on the boards for breeders and showers, but it would be nice to have a flat out information section on how to feed show birds, care for them, clean them up for shoes, show processes, etc. Kids (and their parents) who are looking into getting into 4-H shows or other chicken shows could learn the ins and outs and maybe even offer a place for people to post upcoming shows.

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