I Need Help Growing SXN80

Started by Slyk, Dec 13, 2019, in Announcements Add to Reading List

  1. Bojack
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    Bojack

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    Jan 28, 2020
    I still cant figure out what was bad with 2.0 since there was also the activity tab and the all tab so it wasnt just sections at all.
    And besides the home page it felt smoother to use tbh.
    I know on paper it may seem like 3.0 is a step forward but I doubt that the average user would care about technical stuff at all.
     
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  2. joeyp363
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    Jan 28, 2020
    So is this forum being shut down?
     
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  3. Zeugma
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    Zeugma

    JPEGMAFIA > Kendrick

    Jan 29, 2020
    :/
    this is...
    ... a little sad I guess? take care m8

    ^ i agree with this, it wasn't really 3.0's fault anyway
     
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  4. Alchemist34
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    Alchemist34

    DO MY HEAD

    Feb 3, 2020
    Ya just switch back to 2.0 ya fag
     
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  5. Slyk
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    Slyk

    God made a prophet.

    Feb 9, 2020
    you're a piece of shit.
     
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  6. Slyk
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    Slyk

    God made a prophet.

    Feb 9, 2020
    picking back up on this again...

    plus / vets / reward system


    @joeyp363 this is super dope. how maintainable is this??
    ...and i also kinda really like this one, which will be a segue into the next topic as well:


    ...i'm totally down to give the plus or a reward system a go again. some initial thoughts of how this could work, though i have no idea off-hand if i could make the technicalities of #1 work:
    1. could have a *star* below the username, if you have the most posts in X area... basically: if you have the most posts or most threads (prolly do both, so 2 per area) in a sxn (ex: creative) or a sub-sxn (ex: drake), or even *some* prefixes (ex: politics, nba, nfl, etc.) then you'd have an indicator of being the top in that category
      1. you'd also automatically have access to the plus sxn for this
    2. social media runners (more on this below)
    3. highest poster from the last 3 months

    could also do something to identify "streaks":
    1. post at least once a day for X days, get a fire icon indicator

    ...any other thoughts?

    i'm curious: is being in a plus sxn & an icon/indicator enough by itself? or what kind of benefits would we need inside that plus sxn? i can't give out $$ because i'm legitimately not making any on this site rn
     
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  7. Slyk
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    Slyk

    God made a prophet.

    Feb 9, 2020
    targeting/marketing


    i have admin rights to 3 social media accounts rn:
    1. twitter
      1. https://twitter.com/sxn80
    2. facebook: sxn80
      1. https://www.facebook.com/sxneighty/
    3. facebook: drake sxn
      1. https://www.facebook.com/DrakeSXN/

    the others have all been taken down, are in @Mike Tyson 's name (haven't been able to get ahold of him for past 8 months...hope he's alright), or have been ran into the ground (@Rick wtf w/ that instagram account?)

    i'm going to create a new insta account. i'll need people to take the reins on running each of them. holla if you want to be involved and i'll get you access. we'll need active participants rn. per above, being active/productive on these will get ya into the Plus group once i'm able to get that going

    any other social media / promotion thoughts?
     
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  8. Donkey Kong Cuntry
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    Donkey Kong Cuntry

    aliases: mike tyson, swervo, poohdini, joeyp363

    Feb 9, 2020
    I think streaks/identifying top prefix/sxn posters is a good idea.

    For plus members we should bring back the plus subsection.

    little things like this give people incentive to post
     
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  9. Rick James
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    Rick James

    ALFREDO

    Feb 10, 2020
    IG been deleted a few months ago for I don't even know what. It's like someone been reporting me for abusing IG rules and it was deleted without me doing shit :dunno I simply gave up.
     
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  10. Bojack
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    Bojack

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    Feb 10, 2020
    Ιm down to help for that IG account I think its easy to fit around my schedule.

    I was thinking that it could also work for promotion if we had some members that could focus on
    reviewing new music since we already have nice scouters for new music like @Sav Stanfield lol.

    Then posting the reviews on social maybe it could bring some new people esp if the most of the reviews are for newer artists etc.
     
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  11. Donkey Kong Cuntry
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    Donkey Kong Cuntry

    aliases: mike tyson, swervo, poohdini, joeyp363

    Feb 10, 2020
    yo @Staff does anyone remember why we got rid of plus in the first place? I can't even remember lol
     
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  12. Michael Myers
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    Michael Myers

    The Boogeyman Is Coming

    Feb 10, 2020
    No idea tbh
     
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  13. Sign Language
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    Sign Language

    The Playa President

    Feb 10, 2020
     
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  14. joeyp363
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    Feb 10, 2020
    Hell yeah dude whatever the f--k you gotta do, do it. #MS80GA Make Section 80 Great Again. If that means Pizza Hut Gift Cards all around you got it.
     
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  15. Slyk
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    Feb 10, 2020
    The sxn was a dead zone due to there not being many perks to being in there...i think once we killed the hidden sxn for that reason, we decided to pull the plug on the entire thing.

    ...without any gimmicks (I don’t want plus to have the ability to ban someone or anything like that), the biggest thing to figure out is what benefits there will be within the sxn itself. An outside indicator is a cool recognition, but inside the forum is where I struggle.
     
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  16. Slyk
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    Slyk

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    Feb 10, 2020
    Dopeeeee. We’ll figure out a proper structure and get something going.
     
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  17. Donkey Kong Cuntry
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    Donkey Kong Cuntry

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    Feb 10, 2020
    The plus section was pretty active for awhile though...plus people would post funny stories and stuff and Charlie would upload a bunch of music for people. It had its perks for sure
     
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  18. Bojack
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    Bojack

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    Feb 11, 2020
    Leaks, links and stuff for starters?

    Maybe a weekly thing like the quizzes Koolo used to do with a giftcard or something.
    I really enjoyed those back in the day even if I'm not good at it lol
     
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  19. SWERVO
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    SWERVO

    big cuntry's alias

    Feb 22, 2020
    lmao biggest cock suck on the forum still i see little mike.
     
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  20. Zeugma
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    Zeugma

    JPEGMAFIA > Kendrick

    May 21, 2020
    top 5 forum posts OAT
     
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