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  1. Add popular, games, ect. groups back on the left panel.

    It seems you added more *clicks* in order to find sorted channels, which from a design aspect, more click = more frustration.

    11 votes
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    • Let us Pin Communities to our sidebar

      If we want to find a community later that perhaps only gets big for one day I would recommend having the ability to pin it to our sidebar like a favourites

      5 votes
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      • show streamer not currently live who have previously broadcasted in a community

        There are community like Programming with low number of broadcaster and it would be nice if i can look at people who has previously broadcasted in this community. This way i can follow them or watch a vod.

        This could be a new way to help discover new broadcaster. The same logic could be applied to games with few broadcasters

        10 votes
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        • Coverage and inactivity

          Featuring a certain community on the frontpage would be a nice way to cover a lot of streamers and types of content.

          Also, maybe automatically delete communities that are either fully inactive for a certain period of time, or communities just used by a singleperon, however the latter may be a little harsh. I believe that would help prevent it becoming a graveyard of communities past.

          2 votes
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          • I think there are too many

            perhaps sort them out into smaller sections? like games, and music, and lifestyle and stuff like that

            4 votes
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            • Search, Invite, Favorite

              Need to be able to search for a community with a text box.
              Need to be able to favorite a community.
              Need to be able to invite others to join your community.

              7 votes
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              • Add popular, games, ect. groups back on the left panel.

                It seems you added more *clicks* in order to find sorted channels, which from a design aspect, more click = more frustration.

                2 votes
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                • Show the title of the channel while it is hosting another channel

                  There are streamers who like to change their channel's title to the date and time of the next online session so people can see when to come next, however the channels usually host which makes the title of the channel invisible

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                    1 comment  ·  Admin →
                  • too much emphasis on popular games/streamers. No wonder people use viewbots.

                    It is too easy for new streamers to get buried at the bottom of a new game that everyone is playing. Discover is not enough, there should be more search options, and more ways to narrow down a search for a streamer.
                    Maybe let viewers creat tags for streamers like in Little Big Planet, or at least put new sections on the BROWSE section.

                    2 votes
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                    • Add an Up-Vote system?

                      I feel like there should be a second option to pick streams, a different way to organize who goes on top. Kind of like You tube, Twitter, Face book, etc. A button that lets us choose, no matter how many viewers are watching, good quality streamers. I do not like to watch the person with the most views myself, I tend to look more detailed for a good streamer that is kind, acknowledges chat, responsive, responsible, honest, and possibly humorous. So that we can have a better understanding of a streams and streamers before we actually dedicate them as our…

                      3 votes
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                      • The Following Section should show offline streamers as well (Like the mobile app)

                        When the Following tab is chosen there are sections labelled Live Channels, Live Hosts, and Live Games, but there isn't a section for Offline Channels. I find it very strange that to find the channels that I follow that are currently offline I either have to go to the Browse tab or search for them. Part of following a channel is to make it easier to find for future viewing .I often watch VODs (as I'm sure a lot of people do) and the oversight of this function is a major gripe of mine. The mobile app (on Android) shows…

                        5 votes
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                        • How do you invite streamers to your Community?

                          I'm so happy for the release of Communities, Twitch, but now that I've created one, how do you add, let alone know, who's in my Community? Still confused on how to do this. Maybe there should be some kind of invitation system for inviting streamers to my brand new Community of mine?

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                          • Number of Streamers for a Certain Game

                            Perhaps on the browse section, add the number of actual channels streaming a particular game or type of stream. This gives us an idea of how big the streaming community is for a game like Rust vs Ark. It helps debates, it gives people an idea if there are really a lot of people streaming a certain game.

                            3 votes
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                            • Why did you removed channel button on the left side?

                              I cannot understand why you removed that panel

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                              • New Chat Badge For Community Moderators

                                Currently, it is impossible to have community moderators to moderate or giving warning to any broadcaster or chatter who offended any rule set by the community in the chat.

                                It's impossible to differentiate between community moderators and normal chatter in the chat currently, so broadcasters and chatters might treat community moderators as normal chatters and ignore any warning given by them.

                                Community Moderator Chat Badge only shows up for the responding community moderators when the broadcaster chose the said community.

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                                • 1 vote
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                                  • more giveaways

                                    Would love to see the sponsers support the streamers and do their own personal giveaways aprt from the streamers

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                                    • Partner loyal streamers.

                                      Streamers who stream every day and go out of their way to help support other streamers deserve to be partnered. i have noticed a trend where people get partnered and then only stream twice a week while ignoring chat. Please update your partnership program and partner streamers who are a positive force in the community, a persons character should be the main focus of partnership, not views. Booby streamers are toxic!

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                                      • Booming Channel Section

                                        Not sure what to call it but maybe a section which shows channels in which they currently have a substantial amount of viewers greater than what they usually get.

                                        Would allow for people to find exiting, out of the ordinary content from big and small streamers.

                                        1 vote
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                                        • Show top 3-5 current live streamers in each community

                                          Possibly a + (show more) button currently where it shows number of streams currently. Pop down menu to show current live steamers and current viewers.

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