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    "Invite others to CF" button

    How about adding a button to add others to CF membership? Just allow anyone to type in an email address and it would send a personal invitation to the recipient. They could click on the invitation (link to CF) and it would allow them to join.

    This could help spread the word about this great community and get more members.

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    Re: "Invite others to CF" button

    This is a fantastic idea...one that I will look into. Thanks!



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    Re: "Invite others to CF" button

    CW... FWIW I used to use a vBulletin mod called "invitation system gold" for this exact thing. Totally customizable and would automatically insert the username into the referrer field when registering - perhaps its worth checking out




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    Re: "Invite others to CF" button

    Quote Originally Posted by CLONECONES View Post
    CW... FWIW I used to use a vBulletin mod called "invitation system gold" for this exact thing. Totally customizable and would automatically insert the username into the referrer field when registering - perhaps its worth checking out
    Thanks for the tip! I will look into this too.



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    Re: "Invite others to CF" button

    Any news on this? I would like to use this function when it is available.



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    Re: "Invite others to CF" button

    Nothing yet. Something I was waiting for the offseason on. Good news is, the offseason is here.



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    Re: "Invite others to CF" button

    If nothing else, there should be "share" buttons somewhere to share content on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, etc...



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    Re: "Invite others to CF" button

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    If nothing else, there should be "share" buttons somewhere to share content on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, etc...
    All of our front page content has this.



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    Re: "Invite others to CF" button

    For the posters who are waiting for the invitation button you could just email your friends and invite them to join yourself.


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    Re: "Invite others to CF" button

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    All of our front page content has this.

    Does your front page get much traffic? I link directly to the forum page.



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