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Best answers set ONLY by best answer setters!

By: smithster225225 | 24-07-2018 11:06

As we all know, best answers are mega important for payback. The more best answers, the better your payback.

I think the current best answer system is flawed.

Currently, it's the member who posts the question that can set the best answer.

I propose that this should change!

I think it would be better to have best answers set ONLY by official best answer setters.

Currently, a member who posts the question can choose a best answer and it is automatically applied without any screening. I think that when a best answer is chosen, it should go into a queue for a best answer setter to either accept it as best answer or choose the answer they find best for that thread as they see fit.

Maybe even remove the best answer option all together and have only a kudo button?

1. This will DEFINITELY encourage members to post better answers!!!!

2. Members who take time to compose a well thought out, thorough and relevant answer, get the credit they deserve

3. This will stop best answers being set that might not necessarily contain the correct information

I know my idea might be controversial, BUT, when you think about it, surely the best answer should get 'Best Answer'




by: johnsmith140289
on: 22-08-2018 00:01

Good Idea, but it would take up a lot of time

by: stellamobile
on: 21-08-2018 21:07

not necessary in my mind

by: starkey93
on: 19-08-2018 00:04

complicated much

by: o7sagittarius
on: 17-08-2018 19:48

who are best answer setters and who will pay them ?

by: starkey93
on: 19-08-2018 00:04


by: nikmobile
on: 16-08-2018 20:00

yes this could work but it will just make things more complicated

by: fairy282
on: 15-08-2018 13:05


by: as7861
on: 15-08-2018 11:41


Its an awesome idea but I do feel the person asking the question should be able to set what answer helps them. The report button is there for anything that does look a miss.

I think this works :)

by: fabiyes
on: 15-08-2018 10:51

Not for changing the system

by: jamesgunn07
on: 14-08-2018 16:40

I'm all for a new best answer system. It does seem to be best answers hardly ever get set, and if so to the wrong poster.

Any thoughts?

by: mij_sky
on: 14-08-2018 15:30

i life best answers , but i think people should be hassled to give them if they started a thread