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Message 256 of 258 (768227)
09-09-2015 1:55 PM
Reply to: Message 255 by xongsmith
09-09-2015 11:18 AM


Re: messages
It's total messages over the last 90 days. Ratings are for the last 90 days. The time period is settable through the board's control panel.

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Message 257 of 258 (768246)
09-10-2015 5:02 AM
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09-09-2015 1:55 PM


Re: messages
It's total messages over the last 90 days.
I interpret this as meaning the total messages of all members. As such, a member posting 100 messages and getting 20 +'s out of it would have the same rating as a member posting 20 messages and getting 20 +'s out of it.
It seems to me (someone who doesn't post many messages), that the individual's total messages over the last 90 days should also somehow be factored in.
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Message 258 of 258 (768248)
09-10-2015 7:40 AM
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09-10-2015 5:02 AM


Re: messages
Sorry, I see now that you'd have to read back a ways to see the context is messages for a member. The denominator used to be the total number of a member's messages that had received votes over the past 90 days . Now the denominator is the total number of a member's messages over the past 90 days.

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