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Lack of Interest [Suggestion] Conversations via profile posts?

Discussion in 'Closed Suggestions' started by James, Aug 4, 2010.

  1. James

    James Well-Known Member

    Similar to 'rival whom must not be named' can we have a conversations feature whereby we can see the posts that user X has posted on user Y's wall and vice versa?
  2. ManagerJosh

    ManagerJosh Well-Known Member

    Ie. kinda like the Facebook Wall?
  3. James

    James Well-Known Member

    Yeah and it says "View Wall-to-Wall", vB had a similar feature called View Conversations under a url converse.php?u1=xx&u2=yy
  4. Derek Ivey

    Derek Ivey Member

    I like this!
  5. Ahmed

    Ahmed Well-Known Member

    +1 here
  6. Erik

    Erik Well-Known Member

    It would be cool, although not essential. :)
  7. Rodrigo Farcas

    Rodrigo Farcas Active Member

    would be good.
  8. James

    James Well-Known Member

    It's not essential but it helps keep track of a person's conversation to another user without having to go back-and-forth between pages.
  9. jmurrayhead

    jmurrayhead Well-Known Member

    Not essential but would be pretty cool. Although, since comments were implemented here and on Facebook...it's become less needed since people tend to just leave a comment and have a conversation there rather than going back and forth from profile to profile.
  10. Erik

    Erik Well-Known Member

    Yeah, comments are used more often for this purpose than doing the Wall-to-wall thing. :)
  11. Peggy

    Peggy Well-Known Member

    Sorry but I'm not hip on this suggestion. I couldn't care less what user x is saying to user y. Why would I want that posted in my profile? I don't like it on FB either.
    My only interest is what they have to say to me. That's what I want on my profile.
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  12. Erik

    Erik Well-Known Member

    Some people just like to spy on other people's conversations. :D
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  13. Been Told

    Been Told Well-Known Member

    Profile conversations are a huge hit on one of my forums... So I'd definitely like this too. Kinda gotten used to it now... lol
  14. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    I say leave the weird Facebook features to Facebook (and vB) ;)
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  15. Nick

    Nick Well-Known Member

    The difference between XF and other forums is that you can comment on wall posts (just like Facebook). This is much better, IMO, as it leaves out the whole going back-and-forth to each member's wall.

    I much prefer the way things are setup here/Facebook than with vB.
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  16. James

    James Well-Known Member

    vBulletin's visitor messages also use this feature, it's not facebook-exclusive ;)
  17. Nick

    Nick Well-Known Member

    Since when can you comment on wall posts in vBulletin? Or am I missing something here... :confused:
  18. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    Edited :D
  19. Jonathan

    Jonathan Active Member

    Yup, over at my site users (including me) like to interact via visitor messages.
  20. James

    James Well-Known Member

    vBulletin's visitor messages.. work similar as wall posts.

    *finds example*


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