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[Q2A] Possible useful additions

From: Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me>
Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2012 17:51:05 -0400
Message-ID: <508EFA49.80208@garbee.me>
To: public-webplatform@w3.org
I was looking through some of the plugins at the Q2A site and noticed a 
few that could be useful:

- Polls [1]  -- This plugin would allow us to easily do polls from the 
community on what they think of different things.  It has come up in the 
forums that polls would be a good idea for different things, this would 
allow us to do them easily.
- FAQ [2] -- This plugin gives us an easily manageable FAQ page for the 
Q2A system.  It is currently tucked away in the Docs [3] which isn't 
convenient.  This would simply add a new page with (seemingly) easy 
administration in the Q2A Admin section.
- Badges [4] -- This one gives us a nice badge system for users.  It has 
been said that things like this are good for communities.  Why not give 
it a shot?
- Tagging Tools [5] -- This will give us the ability to set synonyms to 
tags to automatically make say "HTML5" be "HTML" so that we keep 
somewhat standard tagging for main tags.
- Markdown Editor [6] -- There is some work going into a Markdown editor 
already (Sorry, can't remember by whom for my life.) but this plugin 
could be just what we need to get the job done.

Thoughts on these?


[1] https://github.com/NoahY/q2a-poll
[2] https://github.com/NoahY/q2a-faq
[3] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Q&A_FAQ
[4] https://github.com/NoahY/q2a-badges
[5] https://github.com/svivian/q2a-tagging-tools
[6] http://codelair.co.uk/11/markdown-editor-plugin-q2a
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