Ideas for improving comments?

We’ve tried LOTS of different approaches to comments on My Ballard over the years. We began with open comments, then switched to Disqus, then switched to Facebook comments (backlash!), then switched to register-only comments (crickets), then back to open comments. We’ve always had to contend with the usual moderation challenges — here are the rules […]

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Comments are now open to everyone

After an overwhelmingly positive response to our question, we’ve made a change so anyone can leave a comment without a Facebook account. However, that means you’ll need to register first if you haven’t already (click the link in the upper left of the site). That registration will work across comments, neighborhood groups and the forum. […]

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New features on My Ballard

We added a few new features here on My Ballard over the weekend, which you can visit via the navigation at the top of the page: Events: We’ve added a new, enhanced events calendar that allows you to submit events directly, instead of sending us an email. (Please only submit Ballard community events — we […]

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