On Wednesday, August 13, 2003, at 07:11 PM, Isaac Forman wrote: >> OK, we've had a bit of a bash around this on #evolt (wanna come join?) >> and this is an outline we've come up with. > > I'm there, you're not! and now, vice versa! (sorry, had to go do the nursery run, cook, eat, get Morgan to sleep and build IKEA furniture) >> 2) Blog. Members can also tag entries with keywords (see >> BetterThanBlogging below) which can drive sub-blogs >> 3) Links. Kinda part of the blog thought, but needn't appear on blogs. > > > I think that member blogs could include a variety of public categories: > Food, Travel, Humour, World News, Geek News, Movies and TV, etc, that > combine to form group threads/channels. I'm sure that's what you're > thinking > of, Bang on. The thought was that we'd have a small number of categories to start with, see what other keywords ppl add, and evolve. That way if we *do* get a lot of ones with a wierd keyword, we can choose whether to aggregate. I'm absolutely assuming that keywords are shared btw. Once one person uses a new keyword, it's on the list of ones to pick from. >> 4) Photo gallery - upload pics by FTP and it's all done including >> thumbnails and next/previous > > I think this should be excluded on the basis that it's > bandwidth-hogging, If we're hosted somewhere with enough bandwidth to support it (and the contributions from evolters will make sure we are... no members, no money, but no bandwidth need), is this a problem? Hosting photos was one of the big things that people misused meo for (me included for a while). Cheers Martin -- Now playing on iTunes: "Had She Been Aye" by Ivan Drever from 'Every Breaking Heart'