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The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 16:39:49 Reply

Why does nobody seem to use the blogs anymore? Nowadays people just use the forums for things that should be blog posts. They're not just for artists and musicians.

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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 16:40:42 Reply

no one reads the blogs.

unless you're famous and don't use the forums.


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 16:42:13 Reply

I can't even find the blogs section anymore.


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 16:44:23 Reply

At 1/31/13 04:39 PM, HikarutheHedgehog wrote: They're not just for artists and musicians.

Yeah they are


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 16:45:45 Reply

At 1/31/13 04:39 PM, HikarutheHedgehog wrote: Why does nobody seem to use the blogs anymore?

I have my own blog. So there.

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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 16:47:40 Reply

At 1/31/13 04:39 PM, HikarutheHedgehog wrote: They're not just for artists and musicians.

Yeah they are


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 16:50:35 Reply

People who don't use the blog system might be mass murderers.

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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:02:17 Reply

At 1/31/13 04:44 PM, Xenomit wrote:
At 1/31/13 04:39 PM, HikarutheHedgehog wrote: They're not just for artists and musicians.
Yeah they are

No they fucking are- oh fuck it. Why should I even bother with the guy who thinks both Radiohead is metal and that the Wii U is a handheld system?

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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:12:48 Reply

At 1/31/13 05:02 PM, HikarutheHedgehog wrote: No they fucking are- oh fuck it. Why should I even bother with the guy who thinks both Radiohead is metal and that the Wii U is a handheld system?

Surely we must base how we weigh someone's opinion based on their ability to recognize and categorize Radiohead's music correctly.

At 1/31/13 04:39 PM, HikarutheHedgehog wrote: Why does nobody seem to use the blogs anymore? Nowadays people just use the forums for things that should be blog posts. They're not just for artists and musicians.

Who exactly do you have in mind if not popular artists and musicians? You gain the ability to post your blog to the frontpage based on your highest achievement in terms of score and popularity. It certainly implies the frontpage blogs should be about WIPs and otherwise submittion-related posts.

If we remove that, we're essentially left with news posts without any real content. "Hi here's a funny cat", "This is my face today, in contrast to all other days I've been posting the same!"


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:13:55 Reply

At 1/31/13 05:02 PM, HikarutheHedgehog wrote: No they fucking are- oh fuck it. Why should I even bother with the guy who thinks both Radiohead is metal and that the Wii U is a handheld system?

Give me one example where someone who isn't an artist or musician would need to use a blog.

The only thing I could possibly be would be for advertisement of something, or for interviews. Other than that, there's no use for them.


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:17:25 Reply

I use it quite often. However, my frequency of using my news posts has declined and most real life events that happen to me now are generally posted on my Facebook. Still, I do give this place a thought, even if the bullshit glitch of my news posts being bumped down to riff-raff has occurred for half a year now.


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:27:30 Reply

Everyone go look at my blog and my art thread cause I am an artist and it is interesting :D

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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:30:23 Reply

Blogs used to be a page, now it isn't. Kinda lame. I used to go there when none of you had anything interesting to say.


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:47:37 Reply

I believe I spent a lot more time at the blogs than in the forums.


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:50:26 Reply

blogs are a thing only to be used by the sick, wicked, and dare i say pepsi lovers


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:51:25 Reply

No one ever has anything to say in their blogs unless they're known for something.
And most people dont comment on them unless they're friends.


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 17:52:42 Reply

At 1/31/13 04:42 PM, Chdonga wrote: I can't even find the blogs section anymore.

They hid it in the links section of my page.


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Response to The blog feature is under used 2013-01-31 18:06:43 Reply

I use the blog feature. No one reads it, but hey, it makes me feel good.