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NEW Comments Notification Feature (No longer sending emails for comments)

Blog Posted:1/5/2021 5:45:00 PM

Internet service providers do not like PoetrySoup because we send too many emails. As a result, we will no longer be notifying you via email when you receive comments on poems.

Instead, we are working on a notification icon at the top of each PoetrySoup page that indicates if you have a new comment and how many new comments you have received since you've visited your Comments Inbox. We are working out some of the performance bugs, but it is operational now.

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Date: 1/12/2021 8:37:00 AM
Hello Poetry Team ,while I am waiting for the new icons to tell me when I have comments, I have a question. It is: Until the new icons comes, how will I know when I have a comment now? Thank you. Waiting for an answer.
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Darlene De Beaulieu
Date: 1/12/2021 8:41:00 AM
I answer my comments from my comment box.
Date: 1/12/2021 1:54:00 AM
- Like it ... thumbs up :)
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Date: 1/9/2021 12:55:00 PM
This will be better. Thank you. I hate google email. I have 169,000/ unread emails I can’t erase!
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Date: 1/7/2021 10:57:00 AM
Simple, non congestion simplicity. To me it's the carrot to log on to the site you've a lovely relationship with, and for me, not that I'm here that often, it'll now entice me to log on and integrate a little more now that I have the time to do so. Well done admin - Happy New Year to all at the Soup, the best Poetry Site on our lovely planet xx
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Date: 1/7/2021 3:57:00 AM
Noted with thanks.Just received the PS:It's Poetry book today.I can't wait to start reading.Well done to all who participated with a poem in this book.Well done for the initiative Tps.
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Date: 1/6/2021 10:48:00 AM
Emails are back, however you will not receive email notifications for poems comment. All other email notifications are still active.
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Constance La France
Date: 1/6/2021 12:26:00 PM
Great, I have to admit though today I really missed my comment emails but of course just a matter of getting used to it, thanks for your hard work over the last days sorting this all out _ Constance
Date: 1/6/2021 7:05:00 AM
It's a good idea. I do not use email notifications anyway.
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Date: 1/6/2021 5:36:00 AM
Hi, I see it is for everything! Is there a chance of getting email service back in the future _Constance
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Constance La France
Date: 1/6/2021 6:49:00 AM
Oh, just received a notification on my emails of a blog comment, so that still works _Constance
Date: 1/6/2021 5:15:00 AM
I think this is a super idea! Personally, I much prefer my emails to only reflect my private correspondence. Keep up the good work of streamlining this site. :) Susurrus
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Date: 1/6/2021 4:42:00 AM
YeS. the icon works fine. hard to believe PS email notification load cannot be handled by the internet providers! I shall look for icons in future! Thanks for finding a quick solution to the problem.
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Date: 1/6/2021 4:39:00 AM
what a super idea:-) stops the in box from getting clogged up with lots of e mails for comments on the same poem:-) hugs jan xx
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Date: 1/5/2021 8:31:00 PM
Hi, Team Soup, well, I think the icon notification is fine, in fact like it. I usually answer comments from my Comments Box anyways, so no problem for me, it is just a matter of clicking on the icon when you log in, thanks for all you do _Constance
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