Closed Thread
Page 1 of 6 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 59
  1. #1
    BH-KatiesMum's Avatar
    BH-KatiesMum is offline Community Manager
    Winner 2008 - The most optimistic poster
    Winner 2014 - Most Helpful Moderator
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Perth WA
    Posts
    22,407
    Thanks
    5,372
    Thanked
    5,813
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    Past Moderator
    200 Posts in a week100 Posts in a week

    Default Private Groups on Bubhub

    Hi All,

    We here at bubhub have been thinking about how private groups might work better on bubhub - especially for things like birthgroups and DIG's.

    We cannot get the groups section working on the app due to factors out of our control, and posts in the groups section do not appear in "new posts" which is a bit of a pain ...

    so what we are thinking about instead is having members able to set up their own section - but with a private password where the owner of the group can invite whoever they would like to participate in their group and give them the password in the same way that facebook group administrators 'own' the group.

    All posts would still be required to abide by the rules of bubhub, and the moderators would still have access to the groups, but the mods would not routinely or actively read the posts - only if reported or brought to their attention that there was a problem.

    What do you think?

    Is this a feature that you would like?

    (note - we are still looking into the practicalities of how this would work ... so are just looking at possibilities at this stage ... its not definite that this is doable)

  2. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to BH-KatiesMum For This Useful Post:

    BlondeinBrisvegas  (07-08-2015),MonkeyMumma  (07-08-2015)

  3. #2
    harvs's Avatar
    harvs is offline Winner 2014 - Spirit of BubHub Award
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    9,997
    Thanks
    6,239
    Thanked
    15,895
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 9/4/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 2/4/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 19/3/15Busiest Member of the Week200 Posts in a week
    I like this idea a lot!

    My only concern as someone who is (perhaps unhealthily!) dependent on BH for a source of social interaction that it might mean that general 'public' posting decreases, and that would make me sad :-)

  4. The Following User Says Thank You to harvs For This Useful Post:

    Catkin  (10-12-2015)

  5. #3
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    At the beach
    Posts
    10,495
    Thanks
    1,430
    Thanked
    9,003
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 17/10/14100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by harvs View Post
    I like this idea a lot!

    My only concern as someone who is (perhaps unhealthily!) dependent on BH for a source of social interaction that it might mean that general 'public' posting decreases, and that would make me sad :-)
    Or would it stop the migration to Facebook?

  6. #4
    TheGooch's Avatar
    TheGooch is offline Winner 2014 - Newbie of the Year
    Join Date
    Jan 2014
    Posts
    4,791
    Thanks
    8,052
    Thanked
    4,143
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    New feature to try = good

  7. #5
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Inner West
    Posts
    3,267
    Thanks
    1,892
    Thanked
    1,916
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the WeekBusiest Member of the Week - week ended 19/9/2014Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 17/7/2014200 Posts in a week100 Posts in a week
    👍🏻

  8. #6
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    11,102
    Thanks
    7,257
    Thanked
    5,872
    Reviews
    11
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 29/5/15Busiest Member of the WeekBusiest Member of the Week100 Posts in a week
    I like the sound of it but would hope people wouldn't be excluded by the person "owning" the group. What happens if the "owner" takes a BH break?

  9. The Following User Says Thank You to Mamasupial For This Useful Post:

    TheGooch  (07-08-2015)

  10. #7
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    7,863
    Thanks
    5,069
    Thanked
    4,448
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 17/4/15100 Posts in a week
    Hmmm, I think I like it. As Sonja says maybe it will stop the migration to Facebook especially with DIGs. I lost a lot of 'friends' from my TTC threads to FB and as I'm not in FB and like my anonymity I feel like I've missed out.

    But harvs also makes a good point about it maybe making the general Bub hub areas quiet - I don't want to feel excluded, which I would naturally feel with this function - but that's my issue - I suffer severely from FOMO!!

  11. #8
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    2,269
    Thanks
    2,955
    Thanked
    1,410
    Reviews
    4
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by A-Squared View Post
    I don't want to feel excluded, which I would naturally feel with this function - but that's my issue - I suffer severely from FOMO!!
    This is me too - my first thought was "no one would think to invite me to join their group!"😆

  12. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to BettyW For This Useful Post:

    BettyV  (08-08-2015),MrsSS  (07-08-2015)

  13. #9
    harvs's Avatar
    harvs is offline Winner 2014 - Spirit of BubHub Award
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    9,997
    Thanks
    6,239
    Thanked
    15,895
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 9/4/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 2/4/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 19/3/15Busiest Member of the Week200 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by BettyW View Post
    This is me too - my first thought was "no one would think to invite me to join their group!"😆
    I think you're alright :-)

  14. The Following User Says Thank You to harvs For This Useful Post:

    BettyW  (07-08-2015)

  15. #10
    Join Date
    Jul 2015
    Posts
    6,869
    Thanks
    4,776
    Thanked
    4,210
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by BettyW View Post
    This is me too - my first thought was "no one would think to invite me to join their group!"😆
    lol same!!

    I enjoy reading random threads, even those of no relevance to me. so would all threads be invite-only?


 
Closed Thread
Page 1 of 6 123 ... LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Norwest Private vs Nepean Private + choosing an OBGYN
    By flower power in forum Seeking a Maternity Hospital
    Replies: 20
    Last Post: 03-11-2015, 19:54
  2. Obstetricians Mitcham Private or Knox Private VIC Experiences
    By babykiss in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-09-2014, 19:19

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
christmas gift guidesee all Red Stocking
Riverton Leisureplex
An Extreme Family Pass at Riverton Leisureplex is the ultimate way to cool off during the summer school holidays. The $30 Pass allows pool and waterslide access for 2 adults and 2 children, as well as a drink, popcorn and an icy pole for each person.
sales & new stuffsee all
CarmelsBeautySecrets
Growing your own natural nails is easy. Years ago, I devised a simple and very effective technique which really helps boosts the nails' growth in as little as three days! And most importantly keeps them that way.
featured supporter
Innovations Sports Physiotherapy
Women’s Health Physios who are able to assess and treat a wide range of Pregnancy and Post Natal Issues. We offer Post Natal Pilates Classes taken by our Physios. These classes help you rebuild strength through your Core and Pelvic Floor.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!