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Tony February 11th, 2014 11:25pm

Aside from the specific options on the list (which we will be addressing with the next update), do you prefer the new drop-down menu for the poll list filters (SOH, NEW, etc.) or the prior "always-shown" buttons taking space at the top of the list?

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02/13/14 3:02 am

Hate the drop down and too many choices. Simpler is better. And the all button is a must!

keeper1722 lighthearted
02/12/14 10:21 pm

Drop down but change the options in it

screename1 Alaska
02/12/14 9:26 pm

I don't like that the drop down doesn't have an option to pull up polls I've posted (unless I've commented on it).

PurpleAsh Nowhere Land, CO
02/13/14 10:47 am

I'm pretty sure the poll questions you ask show up under favorites.

02/12/14 3:47 pm

Please get rid of the notification that some one you're following has asked a question.

2katz I live in Nebraska
02/13/14 6:25 am

You can manage notifications through your profile.

s4mm1 MD SLP
02/12/14 3:13 pm

The drop down is a million times more convenient. I'll be very sad if it changes

ThinkAboutIt Staten Island, NY
02/12/14 10:33 am

Drop-down for phones and always displayed for tablets or just make but an option in settings.

02/12/14 9:48 am

New way: 2 taps
Old way: 1 tap

Only pro I see to the new way is that you can fit more options

Chukar retired police officer
02/12/14 8:10 am

Drop-down does not appear on my ipad v1 app.

NoRelation Arizona
02/12/14 4:00 am

I think I just have a hard time with change...but I'm good with either option

rainbowlove St.louis MO
02/12/14 1:45 am

Android still has tabs... but I just had an iPhone 3 days ago and had the drop down. I prefer the tabs that are always there.

suppressedID suck it Kyle
02/11/14 11:30 pm

Though I miss the MINE option. My own polls aren't always my favorites.

bluerum29 optimistic idealist
02/11/14 9:02 pm

I like the drop down but now when I choose SoH or user, my polls don show up. I have to go to new, commen in them and then gob to my comments tab. My polls need to be in the user tab

02/12/14 12:09 am

You can find them in favorites unless you "unfavorite" them. Old polls you can find by going to your profile and press the published polls button.

02/11/14 8:30 pm

The iPad still has the tabs, and my phone has the drop down menu. Comparing the two, I prefer the tabs.

pinkyusuck The Carribean. I wish.
02/11/14 8:18 pm

I miss the 'all' and 'mine' tabs the most.

brules666 New York
02/11/14 8:12 pm

Drop down with a ALL tab

izak81 Indiana
02/11/14 7:59 pm

R.I.P. to the all tab. We all miss and love you

CalTexHawk spiral arm
02/11/14 7:55 pm

Drop down requires two touches. Always there options require only one touch. Call me lazy.

2katz I live in Nebraska
02/11/14 6:57 pm

Tony, the new style of everything works ok for me. I can live with however you do it. I'm just grateful you do it at all.

2katz I live in Nebraska
02/11/14 6:58 pm

I really use the New almost exclusively.

Despair Sac the City of Trees
02/11/14 6:26 pm

Would have been nice to have been included in this poll. Android gets no love lol. Since we never got the drop down menu, and I've seen it on my girlfriends iPhone, I will vote the latter.

Perhaps we can get the "your comments" category too?

rickvee Living the dream
02/11/14 6:10 pm

The only thing I really really miss, is the "mine" button. It's kind of a pain to scroll through dozens of favorites to find a poll I posted.

Statek Im from the Internet
02/11/14 6:15 pm

And the "all" button

chickencookie Merry Christmas
02/11/14 6:53 pm

Mine is in favorites. Or go to your profile

EarlyBird Portland
02/11/14 7:16 pm

Rick- you have dozens in favorites?!? That's a lot! I never have more than 4 or 5 at a time in there.

rickvee Living the dream
02/11/14 7:20 pm

I know I can go my perfume for them, but I miss the "mine" button. Yeah, there's a lot of junk in my trunk EB ;P

rickvee Living the dream
02/11/14 7:20 pm

Perfume?!? Wtf autopenguin? I thought you were my friend!

vfabrizio613 Probably in my basement
02/11/14 6:03 pm

I wasn't on this app before the update, but I can tell the prior version was much better.

EnderWiggin So disillusioned...
02/11/14 11:50 pm

No. The latest version has many improvements to the prior.

jrrob CT
02/11/14 5:52 pm

I think I would like the drop down better if there was also an "all" category. I don't typically differentiate between the different categories.

chickencookie Merry Christmas
02/11/14 5:52 pm

Ive gotten used to this but it seems like there is more work involved to get to a poll. User? Hot? New? Did I comment? Didn't I comment? Sometimes i think the poll is in one place when its in the other. Miss the all button. Tks for your work T.

comppete Las Vegas
02/11/14 5:50 pm

The new pull down is cleaner and easy to use. You just have to get used to it.

Statek Im from the Internet
02/11/14 6:16 pm

Except it lacks the most basic groups

EnderWiggin So disillusioned...
02/11/14 11:49 pm

What? It's got grains, fruit and veg, and fats and sweets at the top! Whadda ya mean?

PuppyLvr In love with Listgarten
02/11/14 5:36 pm

I don't like the extra couple taps with the drop-down. I know that sounds kinda ridiculous, but it's noticeably less smooth and intuitive.

02/11/14 5:42 pm

You don't like the hot category?

PuppyLvr In love with Listgarten
02/11/14 5:48 pm

I do like it, and the "my comments" is nice too, but the drop down menu and lack of an "all" button is clunky enough to the point where I liked it better the old way.

02/12/14 6:26 am

Ah, I got it. You don't like extra tapping. I read it as you don't like the extra options in the menu.

Liberty 4,032,064
02/11/14 5:28 pm

I like the drop-down, but I'd like an "all polls" option.

Wert A picture of my junk
02/11/14 5:15 pm

I'm kinda diggin' the new menu. But having a Mine option would be nice so we don't have to go back to the Profile to get just a list of our own polls. But I love the new filters!

JennaAwesome Book Lover
02/11/14 5:09 pm

I'm not a fan if the drop down

Zod Above Pugetropolis
02/11/14 5:02 pm

I've gotten used to the drop-down and understand the benefit, but prefer having the buttons there all the time. Maybe a hybrid, with the lesser-used options on a "more" button is possible?

susanr Colorado
02/11/14 4:54 pm

I prefer the drop-down menu, but only because it allows for more poll filters; otherwise I liked the one-tap convenience.

I have thoughts about having SOH as the default & separating SOH polls out of All, but I realize you aren't asking about that.

beanD California
02/11/14 4:46 pm

Whichever you choose, I'd love to have the ALL tab back. I've gotten used to the drop-down, but it's still kind of unfortunate not having ALL :(

beanD California
02/11/14 4:48 pm

Oh, but I also really like the new HOT feature.

Jack14 Massachusetts
02/11/14 4:46 pm

"All" tab would be nice

StilettoMiss SF med law, meme queen
02/11/14 4:45 pm

I like when you ask for feedback!

gonzoboy Arizona
02/11/14 4:37 pm

It took some rep's getting used to the drop-down, but I navigate quickly on it now, and like it! In fact, I'm havin' a hard time remembering the the 'old' way! I'll go with what everyone decides... :)

MJSeals Esq.
02/11/14 4:33 pm

Old one I liked.

EnderWiggin So disillusioned...
02/11/14 4:32 pm

imnsho, I like the new dropdown as is. Granted, I do miss the SoH polls when they are fresh out because I'm usually on the USERS tab and not New. I miss that a little bit.

TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
02/11/14 4:31 pm

If you stick with the drop-downs, then can we have a way to choose our own preferred default (NEW instead of SOH, etc.)?

TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
02/11/14 4:34 pm

If not, I'd rather go back to the old system. I'm sorry, but it's inconvenient to have to keep choosing NEW.

ShadowSpectrum The Gloaming
02/11/14 4:29 pm

Drop-down is quite nice.

fredd TrumpLand
02/11/14 4:28 pm

Always there is fine for the iPad but I suspect I'd prefer the drop down menu on a phone. However the day I install SOH on my phone may be the day my wife starts divorcing me.

DrReid Ever present.
02/11/14 4:27 pm

I preferred the old menu to be honest.

StilettoMiss SF med law, meme queen
02/11/14 4:26 pm

I like the drop-down :) it took a little while to get used to but I enjoy it now