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* Hi Chris, glad you find this idea interesting. I came up with it with a few people 4 months ago and am pretty excited by it.  If you haven't seen http://aboutus.org/WikiBox - check out some of the thought.  Would love to talk more about how I see it being  used.  Best, [[User:MarkDilley|MarkDilley]]
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* One of the ideas we've had for this at [[AboutUs.org]] is that there would be many [[WikiBoxes]] for different communities on the site, and that people could transclude them on their personal pages, whichever ones they wanted, so each person would have their own personal dashboard, and not have to remember to go check different places.  Kind of like an RSS reader for blogs, except more wiki. :-) -- [[TedErnst]] 06:18, 13 March 2008 (PDT)
 
* One of the ideas we've had for this at [[AboutUs.org]] is that there would be many [[WikiBoxes]] for different communities on the site, and that people could transclude them on their personal pages, whichever ones they wanted, so each person would have their own personal dashboard, and not have to remember to go check different places.  Kind of like an RSS reader for blogs, except more wiki. :-) -- [[TedErnst]] 06:18, 13 March 2008 (PDT)
 
* Newer threads start on top. (This could get confusing - a good reason to try a now talk page format, perhaps.) --[[User:Chriswaterguy|Chriswaterguy]] &middot; <small>[[User talk:Chriswaterguy|talk]]</small> 19:47, 12 March 2008 (PDT)
 
* Newer threads start on top. (This could get confusing - a good reason to try a now talk page format, perhaps.) --[[User:Chriswaterguy|Chriswaterguy]] &middot; <small>[[User talk:Chriswaterguy|talk]]</small> 19:47, 12 March 2008 (PDT)

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  • Hi Chris, glad you find this idea interesting. I came up with it with a few people 4 months ago and am pretty excited by it. If you haven't seen http://aboutus.org/WikiBox - check out some of the thought. Would love to talk more about how I see it being used. Best, MarkDilley
  • One of the ideas we've had for this at AboutUs.org is that there would be many WikiBoxes for different communities on the site, and that people could transclude them on their personal pages, whichever ones they wanted, so each person would have their own personal dashboard, and not have to remember to go check different places. Kind of like an RSS reader for blogs, except more wiki. :-) -- TedErnst 06:18, 13 March 2008 (PDT)
  • Newer threads start on top. (This could get confusing - a good reason to try a now talk page format, perhaps.) --Chriswaterguy · talk 19:47, 12 March 2008 (PDT)
    • As always, comments need headers or something else to give structure. At AboutUs they use bullets (like I've done here - that makes line spacing more regular as well). Another possibility is a new Talk page format.--Chriswaterguy · talk 19:47, 12 March 2008 (PDT)

Community discussion template

Trying out a new template, {{working in public}} - looks nifty. --Chriswaterguy · talk 19:00, 12 March 2008 (PDT)

It's working... do we want to use it on Appropedia, on our talk pages and relevant community pages? --Chriswaterguy · talk 19:20, 12 March 2008 (PDT)
I should add: I think it could use a lot of adapting for Appropedia, but I wanted to get feedback on the concept.
Probably the page transcluded here should be the Village pump. --Chriswaterguy · talk 19:47, 12 March 2008 (PDT)
Something similar could be done for any of the community discussion pages. --Chriswaterguy · talk 19:47, 12 March 2008 (PDT)