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This week: The Rising Stars of Replyz

Watch the rising stars of Replyz!

Paul Shirey continued to help hundreds of people this week, reaching 600 total replies! He even inspired one of our newsletter readers to start reaching out again. Meanwhile, Baxter Tocher passed 700 total replies this week, and Ben passed 500!

 

Last week’s Top 3

Watch them climb The Replyz Leaderboard.

 

Q&A of the week

What is the longest home run? (15+ replies! Add your own!)

 

Tip: View all questions on Replyz in real-time

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This week in Replyz: Twice as Fast

News and features

  • Far faster pages: Q&A pages now come up twice as fast!

 
Last week’s Top 3 contributors

  1. Paul Shirey! (@kc9qyb)
  2. Baxter Tocher! (@btocher)
  3. Jim West! (@drjewest)

Watch them climb The Replyz Leaderboard.

 

Q&A of the week

What are the oldest surviving software systems you regularly use? GNU Linux comes to mind. What … Continue Reading

Panda Bites

One month ago I wrote about the great growth in organic traffic we were beginning to experience at Replyz.  At that point I didn’t know two things. 1) That growth would be even faster over the following month, and 2) Due to a change in Google’s ranking rules, known as Panda 2.2, Replyz’s traffic from Google would drop like a stone in one day — yesterday — right back to where we were in May.  Not so bad really — still waaaay busier than we were in April.  But it was sure fun watching the service set new records day … Continue Reading

This Week in Replyz: Never lose your place

News and features

  • Never lose your place: Don’t you hate it when you sign in at a site and it doesn’t take you back to where you were before? As of this week, Replyz always returns you back to the same page. So never fear signing in!
  • Looking good in Internet Explorer: Replyz is now looking good and working great in Internet Explorer 8 and 9!

 
Last week’s Top 3 contributors

  1. Baxter Tocher! (@btocher)
  2. Ben! (@amugofjava)
  3. Jim West! (@drjewest)

Watch them climb The Replyz Leaderboard.

 
Q&A of the week
Can anyone suggest a good free Photoshop alternative? (30+ replies! Add your own!)

 
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This Week in Replyz: Millions of Q&As

News and features

  • Millions of Q&As: You can now find over a million Replyz Q&As on Google, and nearly seven million through Replyz search!

Last week’s Top 3 contributors

  1. Baxter Tocher! (@btocher)
  2. Jim West! (@drjewest)
  3. Ben! (@amugofjava)

Watch them climb The Replyz Leaderboard

Q&A of the week
What is the origin of +1? (35 replies! Add your own!)

 
Tip of the week: Alerts!

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