- UKQU Admin TeamKeymaster@rtvadminNovember 23, 2017 at 9:39 pm #2594
This is an open forum to discuss any ways to improve this website, from suggested new content and features or just pointing out spelling errors, anything goes and any input is welcomed.
Join in and let us know what you’d like to see included on this site
We would love to hear about any ideas you might have or suggestions for new content for this site that we haven’t thought about.
A spare two minutes spent posting in our improvements forum could see your idea included in the future.
- FionaParticipant@pipmerJanuary 9, 2018 at 1:11 pm #10776
Will you be doing free motion quilting especially for people like me too scared to try it
- Sarah WickettParticipant@amblesidequilterJanuary 9, 2018 at 4:25 pm #11068
Hi Fiona, There are a few of us LA quilters that are also bloggers on the site that would be more than happy to answer any questions you have regarding FMQ. I like many started quilting on my domestic machine. If you would like to see a blog om FMQ please feel free to ask.
- YollyParticipant@yollyJanuary 10, 2018 at 7:31 am #11689
On the members page it would be good to be able to actually able to search members by name. There is a search bar on the page, but it is for the site in general not for members. Or alternatively you could have letters under the sort by box, so you can at least start from the letter your looking for. Hope that makes sense?
- Sarah O’HoraParticipant@sarahohoraJanuary 10, 2018 at 1:59 pm #12034
Hi – it all looks fantastic, and I’m sure you will iron out any wrinkles in time – One factual error – Strawberry Fayre in Chagford has ceased trading and closed down due to retirement after 40 years.
- Sue DaveyParticipant@suedaveyJanuary 10, 2018 at 6:16 pm #12285
Question for Admin – would it be possible to put our Quilting Group onto the website under groups. We have our own website and I would like to connect to this one if possible please. It would also give other members who live in our area the chance to come along and join our group. Thanks Sue Davey
- Samantha JonesParticipant@samjonesJanuary 11, 2018 at 7:12 pm #12948
How do I add an image to my members section?
I’m into art quilts and work in the committed to cloth studio would you be interested in a blogger for art quilts? I’d be happy to give it a go I’m just setting up my own blog http://www.beneaththeseams.co.uk
I’d be happy to give it a go.
Well done with the site.
- Jan62Participant@jan62January 13, 2018 at 1:05 pm #13296
Hi. How do I contact you as I ordered 2 UKQU badges but have only received one.
- Chris McgregorParticipant@chrislindaJanuary 25, 2018 at 7:00 am #23133
I would love to see someone compare some of the different waddings available, with photos. The photos on here are so clear we could get a sense of the difference between them unlike the photos on shop sites where they all look the same. I know it’s a very personal choice but I would find it interesting.
- NinaParticipant@ninaJanuary 29, 2018 at 8:01 am #26493
Having opened a shop on the website last night, I’m thrilled to see that I’ve already had a few downloads (after all the patterns are for free, and we all love that!). Looking in my Seller’s Dashboard, all of the orders are listed as ‘Processing’. Shouldn’t this automatically be set to Completed, Processed, Done or something similar? After all the pdf is automatically available to the purchaser?
- Cathryn BrownParticipant@cathrynFebruary 3, 2018 at 10:19 am #29359
Hello, enjoying the site, couple of ‘things’. I find it loads very slowly for me. I have slow broadband but I’ve compared it to other sites and it seems to be site related. Probably too vague for you to help at all so my next question is – can you do anything about identifying each bloggers post to them? They’re great but I am trying to follow just a few (I should be sewing not reading!) and as more and more are added finding the ones that are particularly interested in to see if they have written new posts seems to be getting complicated. Now this might be me as I am not yet used to the format and how things work. How do I ‘follow’someone and get their updates? Thanks
- Sally SwindellsParticipant@sallyswinFebruary 15, 2018 at 12:03 am #34363
I seem to gravitate to the blogs but would appreciate a name or pseudonym at the head of each so I know whose blog I am reading. At the moment it is difficult to continue reading a blog I have found I like and is a bit of a ‘lucky dip’!
- March 19, 2018 at 10:50 am #52483
I have a suggestion, I am unable to find a comprehensive, up to date list of charities requiring help with anything from hearts, to quilts. We are often referred to joining other FB groups in respect of this, but I think UKQU should have its own current comprehensive resource/list.
- March 19, 2018 at 4:52 pm #52638
Give members the ability to edit – or add to any comment they make. (Predictive can be unforgiving)
😳 Oh just noticed I can edit this current post on this section, but unable to edit/add to a previous post or comment on a blog!
- This reply was modified 6 months ago by Karen Wallis.
- March 27, 2018 at 8:25 am #55873
With the growing dissatisfaction with social media platforms, such as Facebook, harvesting users data etc.
Will UKQU consider creating a site forum. This way all of the discussion groups could be managed/moderated inhouse.
Building a decent searchable knowledge base for UKQU rather than relying on a faceless data mining SM enterprise who
are in control to host UKQU groups.
PS Formatting eg wordwrap is terrible on comments sitewide.
- This reply was modified 5 months, 3 weeks ago by Karen Wallis.
- Robin HindParticipant@robinhindMarch 29, 2018 at 10:48 am #56987
Great idea, the forum already exists, new subject threads can be set up anytime, not sure it could replace Facebook as that serves a specific purpose but an additional place for views and help would be quite simple to set up.
We already have a knowledge base on the site, but it could do with more input, if anyone wants to help out then feel free to send in additions.
- April 8, 2018 at 9:39 am #59657
Hi, thank you to the website team for all you do. I would like to see a flagged map of where groups meet, or at least a county index. Thank you.
I echo those above in wanting to know who’s blog I am reading at the head of the column.
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