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Add "Favorites" stat for Instructables Answered

Would it be possible to add to our stats, a way to see who, or how many times our instructables have been selected as favorites?

Thanks, canucskgirl

EDIT: Having a way to see how many times our instructables have been downloaded would be nice also!!! :)

Maybe this info could be added to our Instructables on the "Stats" tab just above the "referrers"??? :)

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Kiteman
Kiteman

8 years ago

I *still* think is a good idea - it (along with the "I made it" idea mooted elsewhere) would definitely be an incentive to create good projects, even more so than the view count.

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Moem
Moem

Reply 8 years ago

Mooted? I don't remember that happening...

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Kiteman
Kiteman

Reply 8 years ago

"Moot" = proposed, put forward, suggested, especially at a gathering of folk.

It's Old English, still used in older parts of Britain (a town hall might be called a Moot Hall, a gathering of local scouts is called a Moot).

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Moem
Moem

Reply 8 years ago

Oh! Thank you. I was thinking of the expression 'a moot point'.

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Moem
Moem

Reply 8 years ago

I think this is a great idea.

(I tried to add a comment to the top level posting, but it went nowhere. So I'm trying to add it here instead.)

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jessyratfink
jessyratfink

8 years ago

I really like this idea - I wonder where the stats would go, though? Perhaps just something we can see on our profiles? Or maybe a little number next to the heart?

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canucksgirl
canucksgirl

Reply 8 years ago

I was thinking under the "stats" tab on each of our ibles where we see "Total Views", "Today Views" etc. They could call them "Favorited" and "Downloaded" and just place them below "Rating". Since the box already grows from the expanding list of referrer websites, I doubt one or two additional lines would be a problem. There's also plenty of room on our profile pages under Instructables. The only stats shown now are "views", "rating" and "comments", so there is enough horizontal space to add additional stats (if they so choose). ;)

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Kiteman
Kiteman

8 years ago

Interesting idea.

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effiesque
effiesque

8 years ago

I think that would be awesome, otherwise you don't know just how well received your instructables are... I've noticed a dearth of comments, so its hard to really tell... And just because someone viewed it, doesn't mean they enjoyed it..