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  1. Add on all pages a huge blinking link to a faq page

    Each week at least one user ask for the same question: How to install a script?
    Add on top of all pages a huge blinking link for dummies to a faq page.

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    • show sites userscript runs on (or if global)

      when viewing a script you be able to see the sites the script is setup to execute on by default.

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      • add as-you-type preview of posted comments

        The current post filtering rules are probably easy enough to emulate client side to give a live preview of how your post will look as you submit it (should lessen the amount of test posts, and need of editing one's own comments). I think I'll volunteer implementing this some nice weekend too. :-)

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        • clean up forum

          There should be a group of moderators who cleanup the forum and expand the forum maybe. The forum is so cluttered that I don't like coming there.

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          • Have a better wysiwyg-editor

            There's almost no editor, and userscripts itself even have better ones. Just look in the userscripts database for a good example.

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            • Integrate with github, improving collaborative development

              Today, the hurdles for collaborative script development (accepting fixes and improvements on your own scripts, and providing them on those of others) has rather high hurdles and is largely a manual process mediated by the (for that purpose not very well adapted) script comments system.

              Letting users host their scripts (and their @require / @resource dependencies, for GM 0.8+ only scripts) on their github account would address that problem well.

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                • 32 votes
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                  • 16 votes
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                      as part of another fix, this is now trivial to implement, but I think I need to add the ability to see deleted comments (or how do we deal with people who write evil scripts and delete comments that warning others?)

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