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kemple sr. · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Jun 2011 · Points: 95

Old is better, and search for only for sale would be ideal

69DarkStar · · Greenfield, WI · Joined Jul 2015 · Points: 105
NOT a fan.
Old method please
Richard Ross · · Passo del Tonale, IT · Joined Feb 2018 · Points: 0

Old method, or the option to choose how posts are ordered. Whether by newest posting or newest topic.

justin M · · Davis, Ca · Joined Jun 2016 · Points: 0

Just give us a "sort by" option.  Everyone wins 

Kurtis Oduber · · Seattle · Joined Oct 2017 · Points: 0

Bring back the old system, it worked just a fine! 

Bill Kirby · · Baltimore Maryland · Joined Jul 2012 · Points: 480

Makes it seem like someone has it out for Climb80

Sdm1568 · · Ca · Joined Aug 2012 · Points: 80

Old is preferred. 

Nick B · · Anchorage, Alaska · Joined Jan 2016 · Points: 56

Old way was better

Randy · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Jan 2002 · Points: 1,507
Briggs Lazalde wrote: Will be reposting same thread repeatedly

Exactly. Very poor idea. As I add new items for sale, I cannot use same thread.

Trevor Smith · · Bemidji, MN · Joined Dec 2015 · Points: 25

I prefer the old method.

Pine Sap · · Estes Park, CO · Joined Feb 2007 · Points: 7,190

Old way was quick to check if someone responded to your post. There it was back up to the top. Now you either go to "your page" or try to find the post somewhere in the depths. If you could choose the page you want and go directly to it that would be a big help. At the present it takes awhile to navigate page by page to the desired one. Very cumbersome!

Other improvements:

Posting photo's:

- Allow pasting photographs when creating a post.

- Adding photo's on Facebook pages allows selecting multiple photo's to be posted in one operation. Highlight, post, done!

- At present, the toolbar is not fixed at the top. It floats with the developing post so as you add content it soon diasappears and you need to scroll up to reuse it. It would be better if it were fixed in place separate from the post your creating for quick access. Now as your post develops, the bar is soon lost to sight. So for example, if your posting multiple pictures, you need to scroll up to click image, then scrool down to check that the image has arrived, place the cursor for the next, then scrool back up to select next image. Same with going back and highlighting for bold characters. The further down you get the longer scrooling up and down takes. A good model would be as they do it on the "Backpackinglight" website.

Skyler W · · Denver, CO · Joined Dec 2014 · Points: 70
justin767 wrote: Just give us a "sort by" option.  Everyone wins 

this plus searching within a particular forum would be best

LLubchenco · · glenwood Springs, CO · Joined Oct 2013 · Points: 25

couldn't even find this one so that I could post my opinion because it moved down onto the second page even though it's the most commented on thing in the for sale section. Do I make my point? 

mountainhick · · Black Hawk, CO · Joined Mar 2009 · Points: 120

Now on Page 2, will be interesting to see how many more replies happen here as it descends into obscurity.

Brassmonkey · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Jan 2012 · Points: 115

Old was much better

Brad Johnson · · Charlotte, NC · Joined Jul 2017 · Points: 0

Can we just set rules as to how often you can bump your thread to the top?

Briggs Lazalde · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Sep 2017 · Points: 0

Wonder how marc the Kailas cam salesman is fairing

Dave Jones · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Aug 2011 · Points: 14

Old is good. Be nice to have an option for either.

Randy · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Jan 2002 · Points: 1,507

So, when are you going to fix your mistake?

Nick Wilder · · Boulder, CO · Joined Jan 2005 · Points: 3,406
Randy wrote: So, when are you going to fix your mistake?

Well now I'm back from a trip to Red Rocks... 

Thanks for the feedback everyone - it's been reverted to the Old Way.  I may add sort options for either system some time in the future, but not now.

Guideline #1: Don't be a jerk.

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