2019: The Year in Review

2019's Top Users

Most Time Reading

User Hours Read
@Mittineague
281
@pfaffman
232
@Stephen
130
@TheBestPessimist
116
@JimPas
102
@merefield
101
@dstodgel
99
@Lure
98
@Remah
84
@tobiaseigen
75

Most Topics

User Topics
@dstodgel
63
@seanblue
56
@Chaboi_3000
54
@pfaffman
52
@csmu
48
@verilog15
43
@nexo
41
@bartv
40
@debryc
38
@Applejack
37

Most Replies

User Replies
@pfaffman
2.33k
@Stephen
1.49k
@dstodgel
1.19k
@merefield
596
@itsbhanusharma
424
@tobiaseigen
342
@angus
293
@Applejack
239
@bartv
214
@Chaboi_3000
193

Most Replied to

User Replies
@pfaffman
1.37k
@Stephen
923
@dstodgel
798
@merefield
321
@itsbhanusharma
253
@tobiaseigen
220
@angus
189
@Applejack
162
@bartv
142
@ArielBaily
131

Most Likes Given

User Likes
@JimPas
6.33k
@pfaffman
3.93k
@Stranik
1.76k
@Chaboi_3000
1.61k
@tobiaseigen
1.38k
@nawthor
1.3k
@csmu
1.21k
@nexo
1.2k
@merefield
1.06k
@Stephen
998

Most Likes Received

User Likes
@pfaffman
4.26k
@Stephen
2.9k
@merefield
1.47k
@angus
1.45k
@tobiaseigen
1.01k
@itsbhanusharma
785
@tgxworld
662
@bartv
602
@dstodgel
574
@RGJ
504

Most Visits

User Days Visited
@tobiaseigen
365
@merefield
365
@pfaffman
365
@bartv
365
@Stephen
365
@Stranik
364
@bts
364
@Steven
364
@TheBestPessimist
362
@omarfilip
357

All Yearly Visits

Daily Visits

Days Visited Users
365 10
364 6
363 2
362 3
360 1
359 1
358 1
357 2
356 1
355 2

Users Granted the Tech Support Badge

@tobiaseigen @Steven @merefield
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Top #support Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
Suppress category from latest topics gone 41
We cannot detect if your account was created, please ensure you have cookies enabled 38
Discourse deleted 1500 inactive users who haven't been seen for two years after update 31
How to find any missing images? 22
Users profile image not showing (letter avatars) 21

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Google notification to remove "noindex" statements from robots.txt 13
Confused by "Approve" and "Reject" in the review queue 10

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
Suppress category from latest topics gone 106
We cannot detect if your account was created, please ensure you have cookies enabled 103
Backups are duplicating and not respecting number to keep on disk 67
How to find any missing images? 61
Vimeo Embed not working on my site due to Vimeo server IP blacklisting 50

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Users profile image not showing (letter avatars) 25
Goodbye Sparkpost 25
Confused by "Approve" and "Reject" in the review queue 23
Suppress category from latest topics gone 23
"There are 84 replies with an estimated read time of 0 minutes." 22

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
How to find any missing images? 8
How to access the discourse database? 8
Stable branch compatibility with discourse_docker and plugins 7
Suppress category from latest topics gone 6
Can't run ./launcher rebuild app - Docker storage driver is unsupported 5
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Top #feature Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
Posts are hidden after a single flag 32
Ability to Ignore a User 30
Blue post notices ... really necessary? 17
Will disable_jump_reply make a return? 17
Add a "curated personal learning" page for users 16

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Feature proposal: Groups page shows topics in group-secured category 21
Ability to Ignore a User 20
Google will be treating nofollow links differently 15
Approving or rejecting what? The flag or the post? 13
Twitter quote-tweets not shown in oneboxes 11

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
Posts are hidden after a single flag 83
Ability to Ignore a User 57
Will disable_jump_reply make a return? 53
Quick access to bookmarks and messages on user menu 47
Blue post notices ... really necessary? 47

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Ability to Ignore a User 30
Feature proposal: Groups page shows topics in group-secured category 30
Sign in with Apple 26
Approving or rejecting what? The flag or the post? 25
Twitter quote-tweets not shown in oneboxes 25

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
Bookmark behavior in posts and topics 12
ETag header support 11
Discourse sites in Playstore 8
Quick access to bookmarks and messages on user menu 8
Federation support for Discourse 8
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Top #dev Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
Discourse Trust Levels for Discord 30
Is it just me, or is Hyperscript hideous? 8
Any interest in Podman? 8
Adding user attributes to the directory item serializer 7
Using a launcher built docker image in docker-compose 6

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Discourse Trust Levels for Discord 18
Adding user attributes to the directory item serializer 14
Hands-free Discourse - An accessibility component w/ head tracked pointers 13
Discourse-webpack: A boilerplate for developing JS-heavy Discourse components 13

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
Discourse Trust Levels for Discord 61
Is it just me, or is Hyperscript hideous? 24
Any interest in Podman? 22
Sidekiq fails to start after Zeitwerk on docker dev 22
Using tag-chooser in a plugin 21

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Discourse Trust Levels for Discord 29
Adding user attributes to the directory item serializer 26
Category serializer modification is behaving differently in 2.4.0 23
Adding a stable way of adding whitelisted "orphaned" uploads in a plugin 22
Manage categories Trello style - a kanban service for Discourse 21

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
How can I make my own Discourse plugins? 7
3 Likes

Top #ux Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
What happened to the invite links? 9
Mobile editor preview button and toolbar 7
Give /groups and /tags some love! 7
Differentiate Admin and Moderator Shield Icons 7
Rename @discobot's start new user command 6

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Rename @discobot's start new user command 16
Improving the discoverability of notification preferences 15
Notes from some recent hallway usability testing 13
Give /groups and /tags some love! 13
Show preview in poll builder 12

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
What happened to the invite links? 46
Mobile editor preview button and toolbar 29
Rename @discobot's start new user command 29
Can the in-app toolbar be made shorter? 28
Differentiate Admin and Moderator Shield Icons 20

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Rename @discobot's start new user command 27
Improving the discoverability of notification preferences 26
Give /groups and /tags some love! 26
Differentiate Admin and Moderator Shield Icons 22
Mobile UI zooms undesirably on search 20

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
Differentiate Admin and Moderator Shield Icons 17
Improve login page UX 6
Highlight pinned topics better 5
3 Likes

Top #community Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
Unfortunately I had to pull the plug 73
Convincing a stubborn admin to let me use Discourse 24
What are some of the hardest moments you had as a moderator? 19
User forced to leave after heated discussion 15
5 years on - how have you found Discourse? 14

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Unfortunately I had to pull the plug 29
5 years on - how have you found Discourse? 26
Share your Discourse Christmas decorations! 20
What are some of the hardest moments you had as a moderator? 19
Creative Uses of Discourse 18

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
Unfortunately I had to pull the plug 95
Convincing a stubborn admin to let me use Discourse 32
What are some of the hardest moments you had as a moderator? 29
How to segregate a noisy class of users? 26
User forced to leave after heated discussion 25

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Unfortunately I had to pull the plug 35
5 years on - how have you found Discourse? 33
What are some of the hardest moments you had as a moderator? 31
Recommended workflows for support and community? 24
Transparency in moderation really matters 23

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
Is there a Trust Level Permissions Table? 17
Creative Uses of Discourse 15
Recommended workflows for support and community? 8
Unfortunately I had to pull the plug 7
How much is Discourse based off other community platforms? 5
5 Likes

Top #theme Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
Ghost, a cyberpunk theme for Discourse 15
Unformatted Code Detector theme component 7
Theme Switcher Component 7
MD Composer extras 6
Hide categories according to user group membership 6

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Ghost, a cyberpunk theme for Discourse 42
Unformatted Code Detector theme component 28
2048 Sidebar Theme 24
Automatic Night Mode Component 23
🌺 Hibiscus - Springtime Discourse theme 23

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
Daemonite Material Theme 36
Alien Night Theme - A free Dark Theme for Discourse 35
Ghost, a cyberpunk theme for Discourse 21
Material Design Stock Theme 19
Header Search Theme 16

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Ghost, a cyberpunk theme for Discourse 42
Unformatted Code Detector theme component 34
🌺 Hibiscus - Springtime Discourse theme 32
MD Composer extras 30
Theme Switcher Component 28

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
Material Design Stock Theme 11
Daemonite Material Theme 7
Christmas hats component 6
Change color of personal messages 5
Hide categories according to user group membership 5
3 Likes

Top #plugin Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
Follow Plugin 👨 37
News Plugin :newspaper: 34
Knowledge Base Plugin 31
"Discord Bot": run one on your Discourse server & keep things in sync 18
Merge Users Plugin 15

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Follow Plugin 👨 50
Knowledge Base Plugin 40
Topic List Previews 40
ProCourse Installer - Installing/removing plugins via the UI 35
Merge Users Plugin 31

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
Topic List Previews 357
Events Plugin :calendar: 174
Custom Wizard Plugin 159
Locations Plugin 116
Babble - A Chat Plugin 101

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Follow Plugin 👨 46
Knowledge Base Plugin 40
ProCourse Installer - Installing/removing plugins via the UI 37
Merge Users Plugin 36
News Plugin :newspaper: 35

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
Custom Wizard Plugin 34
Topic List Previews 30
Knowledge Base Plugin 25
Follow Plugin 👨 25
Events Plugin :calendar: 18
2 Likes

Top #praise Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
How we use Discourse as a superior ..... management tool 17

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
How we use Discourse as a superior ..... management tool 65
Discourse is da best! 34
Discourse is awesome 32
Discourse - this genuinely awesome forum software 31
Perhaps my most favorite Discourse features 28

Most Popular

User Topic Score
How we use Discourse as a superior ..... management tool 42
Turned my Discourse into a successful ecommerce platform! 33
Discourse is da best! 26
Discourse is awesome 25
Discourse - this genuinely awesome forum software 23

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
How we use Discourse as a superior ..... management tool 14
Turned my Discourse into a successful ecommerce platform! 6
2 Likes

Top #admins Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
Configure custom emoji 21
Configuring Instagram Login to Use with Discourse 6

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Configuring Instagram Login to Use with Discourse 21
How to Perform Google Search Console (a.k.a Google Webmaster Tools) Verification with Discourse 13

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
How to structure a multilingual community 26
Configure custom emoji 19
Configuring Instagram Login to Use with Discourse 11

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Configuring Instagram Login to Use with Discourse 29
Configure custom emoji 28
How to Perform Google Search Console (a.k.a Google Webmaster Tools) Verification with Discourse 14
Configuring authentication checks on incoming email 11

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
How to structure a multilingual community 10
3 Likes

Top #tips & tricks Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
Our solution for blurring NSFW content 6

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Our solution for blurring NSFW content 36
How to start building stuff for Discourse if you're newbie (like myself) 32
Create a table using markdown on your Discourse forum 12
How to Use Discourse as a Private Support/Ticket System 12
What cool data explorer queries have you come up with? 10

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
What cool data explorer queries have you come up with? 46
How to install Discourse on an isolated CentOS 7 server 15
What cool badge queries have you come up with? 13
Add a custom fontawesome icon and color to your tag 13

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Our solution for blurring NSFW content 27

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
What cool data explorer queries have you come up with? 36
How to start building stuff for Discourse if you're newbie (like myself) 26
What cool badge queries have you come up with? 15
Add a custom fontawesome icon and color to your tag 14
How to Use Discourse as a Private Support/Ticket System 9
9 Likes

Some great topics, info and data here. I’m thrilled to have been included and be part of it.
Wishing you all a Happy (if not belated) New Year 2020.

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Great stuff to know. Thanks system. TL;DR :slight_smile:

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Awesome! How do we get this in our forum? I think it’s a great way to encourage users to be more active. Good job team! :slight_smile:

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3 posts were merged into an existing topic: Discourse Yearly Review Plugin

I didn’t realize that this plug-in could be so broad! Congratulations to those who were mentioned! :partying_face:

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