Author Topic: Post visible after submission? Advantage or disadvantage?  (Read 395 times)

Offline chrisc

  • Trade Count: (+81)
  • AVForums Veteran
  • *****
  • Posts: 7,734
  • “Without music, life would be a mistake.”
Post visible after submission? Advantage or disadvantage?
« on: August 13, 2016, 01:57:13 PM »
On another forum running SMF software, you are shown your post after sending it.  Is this of benefit or not?  I think it enables you to read it and quickly correct any typos.  MyBroadband's forum works like this, but they don't use SMF software

See:  http://www.audiocircle.com/index.php as an example

Offline Curlycat

  • Forum Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+47)
  • *****
  • Posts: 1,996
Re: Post visible after submission? Advantage or disadvantage?
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2016, 02:07:47 PM »
Just to the right of the "Post" button you can do the same by clicking "Preview."

Offline chrisc

  • Trade Count: (+81)
  • AVForums Veteran
  • *****
  • Posts: 7,734
  • “Without music, life would be a mistake.”
Re: Post visible after submission? Advantage or disadvantage?
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2016, 02:11:34 PM »
I know that, but preview isn't postview, which is what I was asking

Offline 2wice

  • Trade Count: (+4)
  • AVForums Veteran
  • *****
  • Posts: 1,955
Re: Post visible after submission? Advantage or disadvantage?
« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2016, 02:48:40 PM »
What's the difference?
Trenton Carr
Montana Park
Pretoria

Offline chrisc

  • Trade Count: (+81)
  • AVForums Veteran
  • *****
  • Posts: 7,734
  • “Without music, life would be a mistake.”
Re: Post visible after submission? Advantage or disadvantage?
« Reply #4 on: August 13, 2016, 03:03:45 PM »
Not much

Offline EXTACI

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • AVForums Member
  • **
  • Posts: 67
Re: Post visible after submission? Advantage or disadvantage?
« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2016, 12:42:23 PM »
On another forum running SMF software, you are shown your post after sending it.  Is this of benefit or not?  I think it enables you to read it and quickly correct any typos.  MyBroadband's forum works like this, but they don't use SMF software

See:  http://www.audiocircle.com/index.php as an example

Advantage , As you have a quick view of what your post looks like. i know there is a preview ,but how many times we post anyway and then find errors .