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    CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    I wanted to get some feedback on the User Blogs that we have on CF. I know they haven't really ever been hyped or pushed but if people are intersted, I have some upgrades I can do to help integrate them into the site a lot more. I don't want to go to the effort if people don't really care though.

    Let me know what you think of the Blogs and if it's something you'd use if it was integrated a little more and had more features.


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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    tell me more about this "blogging" that you speak of.



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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    I stopped using mine here once I started doing the blog thing for Juice do I don't really have much input for ya.


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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    I wouldn't use the features.

    Use your time to work on the idea I PM'd you about.


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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    i liked the feature.. i think it would also be good for if som1 wants to sell tickets it can stay up on the main page longer bcuz less ppl use it.. and then i can do my weekly blog again haha.. even tho it was corny..


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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    Yeah...blogs are just ok.

    Enhancing CF PMs would be better IMO. :)



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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    I love writing in my blog. Noone likes to read it, but I'm ok with that



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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    I love writing in my blog. Noone likes to read it, but I'm ok with that
    same for me..


    Iowa State: Anyone who's a true college basketball fan needs to see a game at Hilton Coliseum. Nice is in the DNA of Iowans and the fans here are particularly gracious -- even when the home team loses but gives a great effort, they are appreciative.

    ESPN.com picked Hilton Coliseum as the "Hot Arena" in the Big 12...coaches in the league noted that, "regardless of talent, the Cyclones have a home court like no other."

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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    I tried to get into it... but then I got lazy... so I prolly wouldn't use it.



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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Yeah...blogs are just ok.

    Enhancing CF PMs would be better IMO. :)
    What is wrong with the PM system?


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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    Quote Originally Posted by dbronco7sc View Post
    I tried to get into it... but then I got lazy... so I prolly wouldn't use it.
    That is why I did not start. Plus I have nothing important to say.


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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    Quote Originally Posted by redrocker View Post
    tell me more about this "blogging" that you speak of.
    Blogging is a chance for grown men to keep a diary and feel ok about it



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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    I hate blogs and nearly everything about them unless it's written by somebody important. I know of no such people. To me it's narcisistic(sp).



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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUKyro View Post
    Blogging is a chance for grown men to keep a diary and feel ok about it
    Dear blog,

    Today I woke up kinda late and rushed around trying to get to work, my wife yelled at me. I got to work late and my boss yelled at me. Then I screwed up my project and his boss yelled at me. I went to the gym and my trainer yelled at me. Once I got back to work my boss yelled at me again. Then I got home and my wife and kids yelled at me some more. Then I gave them all benedryl at dinner, they are sleeping now. Thank you for being my only friend mr Blog. I love you.

    --Me.


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    Re: CF User Blogs - Feedback Needed

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Dear blog,

    Today I woke up kinda late and rushed around trying to get to work, my wife yelled at me. I got to work late and my boss yelled at me. Then I screwed up my project and his boss yelled at me. I went to the gym and my trainer yelled at me. Once I got back to work my boss yelled at me again. Then I got home and my wife and kids yelled at me some more. Then I gave them all benedryl at dinner, they are sleeping now. Thank you for being my only friend mr Blog. I love you.

    --Me.
    Pretty much.



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