Reward people for posting answers to forum questions in a manner similar to (or integrated with) the developerWorks Autho Achievement Recognition Program.
Even better, users could vote on forum answers, helping readers when there are multiple answers, and authors getting a certain number of votes get recognition for ...
It would also be nice if I could see all of my posts across the different forums & community, etc.
Add a big button to the home pages of the product forums and wikis that people can use to submit design suggestions or to report problems. The wikis have a feedback link now, but it's at the bottom of the page and is easy to miss. Make the button the same in both spaces for ease of use.
Allow registered users to chat with the authors of wiki and forum posts. Show when authors are online. Provide a profile setting to allow authors to control whether they are available by chat.
Make the forums easier to search by adding a checkbox in the post area for:
This would be especially useful for end users, so they could have an easy way to find Notes client solutions without having to be scared away by posts about actual ...
Have an option to show questions that have been resolved - I believe this was mentioned in the monthly meeting
It would be nice when a user is posting to the forum that for example if they enter "DAOS", it would bring up related postings so that they would not repost something that someone already posted or this way for those that don't do searches before they post their questions, ...
Have an option to show questions that have not been resolved but answered
Have an option to show only the unanswered questions within the different forums & community - this would eliminate the unnecessary reposting of unanswered questions because it is no longer at the top of the list...
Ability to chat with the author of an article/post and to save the chat history to share with community
Ability to chat with the author of an article/post and to save the chat history to share with community. It would be nice if you are just given a save chat option that would automatically take the chat history and save it as a response post to the ...