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03/04/2015 05:23:19 AM (4 years ago)
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  • Ticket #7, comment 12

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    33> You're welcome to your opinion, but ultimately, I have to disagree with you here. Search is important, but then again, Google is a thing that exists and they do it better than we can. ... Search is indeed something we want to improve, but it is somewhat behind things like "updating the forums to something originally made this decade", sort of thing.
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    5 Thank you for your comment. Google does not currently resolve this issue; that's why this ticket has so many comments from the community. However, I completely agree with the prioritization of updating the forums over this, as that would likely fix this and other issues as well. If that is actually in the works, I hope it gets a high priority.
     5Thank you for your comment. Google does not currently resolve this issue; that's why this ticket has so many comments from the community. However, I completely agree with the prioritization of updating the forums over this, as that would likely fix this and other issues as well. I know you've been working hard on the theme and plugin directories recently. I hope this would become a priority after the current top tasks have been successfully finished.
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    7 For example I have often posted a question after studying the first 10 to 20 Google results to no effect. Even after this it's common to get a response from the plugin author linking to a post where the question has already been answered.
     7To illustrate, I have often posted a question after studying the first 10 to 20 Google results to no effect. Even after this it's common to get a response from the plugin author linking to a post where the question has already been answered.
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    99Quantifying the issue may shed light on the potential effect. Some guesses: