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  1. Kill the Ads

    Ugly ads :)

    314 votes
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    • Make Forums similar to Stackoverflow

      Make asp.net forums similar to stackoveflow where member can up/down vote and make it more social.

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      • 35 votes
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        • Full width layout

          Try and make the website full width? Most developers today have pretty large screens.

          31 votes
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          • Release the source

            Release all the source code of the website, the Umbraco and ASP.NET community will be very thankful!

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            • 15 votes
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              • Named anchors in tutorials

                Used named anchors in the tutorials so we can cite specific sections of long tutorials when answering questions in the user forums.

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                • Intermediate and Expert content

                  Give more importance to intermediate and expert content like , community, microsoft blogs and article of the day

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                  • Better searching of code samples, VB vs C# in the Forums for example.

                    It would nice to have the option to exclude solutions or searches based on code base.

                    6 votes
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                    • Better point scoring

                      Points might be provided on the quality or completeness of providing a full solution. Like if the problem was posted requesting help in VB, a C# solution wont get points. Like wise a link to an off site web page would not get as high of points.

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                      • simillar to MVP titles microsoft community contributor award winners should be highlighted

                        simillar to MVP titles, microsoft community contributor award winners should be highlighted. It will encourage many contributors to participate more.

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                        • pull data from various social sources

                          a twitter feed that searches for asp.net topics. top or new asp.net stack overflow questions.

                          a section on new nuget packages or updates.

                          have some kind of rep system for voting on articles and writing styles of community content.

                          pull data in from ohloh on .NET OSS projects.

                          create spaces for .NET user groups and allow users to search for these groups.

                          bring some xbox love to the site. Allow a way for developers to connect and play each other online form teams. Then maybe have some redmond groups take on some of the .NET user groups or other dev…

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                          • Stop the mods moving posts outside of the VB.NET forum

                            Create Web forms, Controls, Data questions under the VB.NET language so the mods don't keep moving them out of the VB.NET so they just get Google links to irrelevant C# articles

                            4 votes
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                            • make asp.net open for contributions just like wiki

                              its an open world.. and an open internet.. so there should be a way for everyone to contribute to the articles just like wiki

                              3 votes
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                              • Link Posting Forum Users

                                Kick out people who cannot code and just search Google and post links which are NEVER any help. Done only to increase their points score

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                                • Overview section should have dedicated content

                                  As I understand it, the Overview section should be the first thing the newcomer (me :) should read (if he doesn't want to view the video which I don't). But the Overview section is just a collection of links and for instance after reading the first 5 articles, I have read a description of a controller too many times. I think a dedicated content would be in place.

                                  3 votes
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                                  • Switch forums to the new MSDN Forums platform

                                    Brian Harry's team has rolled out a new platform for the MSDN forums.

                                    http://blogs.msdn.com/b/bharry/archive/2013/06/18/a-refresh-of-our-forums.aspx

                                    Please consider switching to this new forum platform

                                    3 votes
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                                    • Change to forum by publishing REST API

                                      You definitely need to create a REST service to allow access to forum question in a programmatic way. That way we can have custom apps as well as Windows Phone 7 apps where we can read, post and update questions and answers.

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                                      • Feeds of user activity

                                        Hope this will included in this phase. check http://forums.asp.net/t/1682598.aspx/1?Feeds+of+user+activity for more.

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                                        • allow to join without a live id

                                          I would love to join aspnet but I refuse to use my live id, I really do not like the ms email system (hotmail and al.) and I do not use it on my phone.

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