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"Like button"

Post by ross03 » Thu May 18, 2017 7:26 am

We can find mods that allow you to load up a thread to Facebook. That is not what we want. It's not a link to FB or any other social network that we are looking for.

We are looking for nothing but a simple "like" button that just tells the poster that he or she likes that post, without having to answer in posts. So the "like" button should be completely forum intern.

Any ideas?
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Re: "Like button"

Post by .m. » Thu May 18, 2017 7:31 am

see this extension => [BETA] Post Love

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Re: "Like button"

Post by paulie » Thu May 18, 2017 12:48 pm

ross03 wrote:
Thu May 18, 2017 7:26 am
We can find mods that allow you to load up a thread to Facebook. That is not what we want. It's not a link to FB or any other social network that we are looking for.

We are looking for nothing but a simple "like" button that just tells the poster that he or she likes that post, without having to answer in posts. So the "like" button should be completely forum intern.

Any ideas?
I too would like just a simple 'Like' feature added. It doesn't have to be bloated with uncecessary over-complicated features like ratings and top lists and notifications, just a simple +1 for each post.

There was an excellent version for 3.0 (Link below) that worked perfectly well if only someone could take this up and convert it to 3.2, it would be ideal.

viewtopic.php?f=70&t=2162699
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Re: "Like button"

Post by Hartenheer » Thu May 18, 2017 4:16 pm

Sorry English is not my native language :oops:


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Re: "Like button"

Post by johnnytype2 » Fri May 19, 2017 8:32 am

Hartenheer wrote:
Thu May 18, 2017 4:16 pm
viewtopic.php?f=456&t=2397266
i have that installed and works well in 3.2 and prosilver
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Re: "Like button"

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Re: "Like button"

Post by ukautoforums » Mon May 21, 2018 8:18 am

johnnytype2 wrote:
Fri May 19, 2017 8:32 am
Hartenheer wrote:
Thu May 18, 2017 4:16 pm
viewtopic.php?f=456&t=2397266
i have that installed and works well in 3.2 and prosilver
It is no longer being developed. I'm not keen on installing unsupported extensions to my forums.

I too would like this feature. It's probably the number one requested feature I get asked for across my forums.

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Re: "Like button"

Post by trelken » Fri Jun 29, 2018 10:38 pm

everyone on my forum also wants a simple like button (not tied to fb) I have tried the old ones linked here and none work.

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Re: "Like button"

Post by Toxyy » Fri Jun 29, 2018 10:46 pm

ukautoforums wrote:
Mon May 21, 2018 8:18 am
johnnytype2 wrote:
Fri May 19, 2017 8:32 am
Hartenheer wrote:
Thu May 18, 2017 4:16 pm
viewtopic.php?f=456&t=2397266
i have that installed and works well in 3.2 and prosilver
It is no longer being developed. I'm not keen on installing unsupported extensions to my forums.

I too would like this feature. It's probably the number one requested feature I get asked for across my forums.
There are a lot that are compatible with 3.2, this is probably listed above but here:

viewtopic.php?f=456&t=2259046&hilit=like+button

That's literally just a simple like button.

Image to prove it:Image

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Re: "Like button"

Post by paulie » Sat Jun 30, 2018 10:03 pm

ukautoforums wrote:
Mon May 21, 2018 8:18 am
It is no longer being developed. I'm not keen on installing unsupported extensions to my forums.

I too would like this feature. It's probably the number one requested feature I get asked for across my forums.
trelken wrote:
Fri Jun 29, 2018 10:38 pm
everyone on my forum also wants a simple like button (not tied to fb) I have tried the old ones linked here and none work.
I installed this extension: viewtopic.php?f=456&t=2259046 by rxu, fiddled around a bit by changing the language files from 'Thanks' to 'Like' and also the position and appearance of the 'Like' box by adding a background.

I didn't activate the 'Ratings' system it includes or the 'Thanks List' either. I managed to get it looking exactly as I wanted because all that was required was just a simple 'Like' system.

You can see how it looks and in operation on > this thread < on my Forum (phpBB 3.2.0.)

Works 'like' a treat! :D
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