search engine for players' profiles

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dcalafiore
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search engine for players' profiles

Post by dcalafiore » Mon Aug 23, 2010 11:13 am

I'd like a search engine to let you find players by typing their names or nicks. It should link to profiles. It would be useful for example in case you read a post in gb by an unknown player and you want to know his ranking, history , etc. . It would be nice too if in profiles there were player's positions in the rankings (world rank, country rank, etc) with direct links.

what do you think?
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arjadre
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Re: search engine for players' profiles

Post by arjadre » Thu Aug 26, 2010 3:40 am

I'm not so sure that Bravenet (the company that administers the Guestbook) would want to implement such a system, but I certainly like the idea.

dcalafiore
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Re: search engine for players' profiles

Post by dcalafiore » Fri Aug 27, 2010 10:37 am

it is not necessary implementing it in the guestbook. It would also be ok elsewhere in the site
My times: 2.05+20.17+78.76=100.98
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Tommy
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Re: search engine for players' profiles

Post by Tommy » Wed Mar 02, 2011 11:54 am

That actually sounds like a great idea to me, I'm often not entirely sure who someone actually is when I read a nickname (not on irc enough I guess...)
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Re: search engine for players' profiles

Post by qqwref » Thu Mar 10, 2011 3:32 am

Yeah, this would definitely be a good idea. There are so many people on the world ranking that it takes a few minutes to find someone if you just know their name. And if you just know their nickname, it can take much longer...
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