You have to login first in order to be able to post messages.
Click here to login or register if you are a new user.

Do you speak English? Be a keymentor :)

Showing posts 1 - 20 of 231
Page:
1
 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >
 of 12
Achilles
Admin
KeyMentors



After the recent posts on the boards from fellow photographers we came up with a new position, the KeyMentor.

KeyMentor can be any registered user that has strong knowledge of English language. All you have to do is to be logged in your account and click the link underneath the image for suggesting new keywords.



You have to add at least 10 new terms in order for the submission to be accepted and you can do it only once per image. You cannot suggest keywords to your own images.

The suggestion enters a waiting list and if accepted, will reward your account with a symbolic two cents per image. If the suggestion is not accepted, no notification is sent. Spam will not be tolerated.



Thanks to CaroleGomez, Sophieso and the other girls and boys that suggested this, as well as thanks to Raycan for coming up with the name. We hope you will find it useful.





Just my two cents. :)
Edited: 05/04/2006, 10:20:41 AM
Mcsilvey
Great idea. This is wonderful and should be very helpful to a lot of photographers.



Thanks



Charlie
G5...
Posted: 05/04/2006, 10:28:38 AM
Erinhula
Great :O)

A helpful and unique innovation!
Edited: 05/04/2006, 10:32:40 AM
Alexphoto01
sorry but i cant find the link, is it just for some people or all members allowed



Thanks,

Alex
Posted: 05/04/2006, 10:33:00 AM
Mcsilvey
Alex



Right next to each image is a link, suggest keywords



Charlie




Originally posted by Alexphoto01:
Quoted Message: sorry but i cant find the link, is it just for some people or all members allowed



Thanks,

Alex
G5...
Posted: 05/04/2006, 10:46:37 AM
Achilles
Admin
The link is on the image details page just below the keywords.
Posted: 05/04/2006, 10:47:34 AM
Stuartkey
Interesting idea!



How does it work? The keywords get suggested, then checked by a reviewer? Then forwarded onto the image owner to see if they want to add them?



Posted: 05/04/2006, 10:51:09 AM
Nlizer
I have a question about this. Can we also make suggestions for keywords that should be removed from an image. Say in the instance where it really has nothing to do with the image or it's concept? This can be as much of a problem to designers as not having the right keywords added. Maybe if we put - and then the word that should be considered for removal. Of course in the end it's up to whomever to remove that word.



Just a question.
is lens...
Posted: 05/04/2006, 10:51:57 AM
Alexphoto01
thank you very much for your responses
Posted: 05/04/2006, 10:53:54 AM
Achilles
Admin

Originally posted by Stuartkey:
Quoted Message: Interesting idea!



How does it work? The keywords get suggested, then checked by a reviewer? Then forwarded onto the image owner to see if they want to add them?







Actually the owner is not asked, that's a thing we didn't consider. It could complicate the things a little bit. As long as the editors review them and they modified the keywords before, we didn't consider this to be a problem. Do you think so?
Posted: 05/04/2006, 10:54:21 AM
Achilles
Admin

Originally posted by Nlizer:
Quoted Message: I have a question about this. Can we also make suggestions for keywords that should be removed from an image. Say in the instance where it really has nothing to do with the image or it's concept? This can be as much of a problem to designers as not having the right keywords added. Maybe if we put - and then the word that should be considered for removal. Of course in the end it's up to whomever to remove that word.



Just a question.




Yes, I forgot to add that a second link "Report bad keywords" was also included.

This will allow you to notify us if a user is spamming the search results. This feature doesn't provide any earnings though.
Posted: 05/04/2006, 10:55:32 AM
Nlizer
Thanks, no problem about not earning anything for that. It's just important that the designers don't get a lot of fluff with each search or they'll stop searching altogether.



:-)
is lens...
Posted: 05/04/2006, 11:01:30 AM
Crystalvenus
How awesome! What a great idea!
Nikon D90.
Posted: 05/04/2006, 11:26:37 AM
Alexphoto01
is ther a way to know how long until the suggestions are reviewed, like pending files just pending suggestions?
Posted: 05/04/2006, 11:35:06 AM
Scubabartek
Hmm... didn't I suggest something like that last year :)



Very good idea though. I mean, obviously we're not all going to sit down and do a lot of work for 2 cents, but I'm sure all of us have seen that lovely photo (for me it was a great photograph of a meerkat) by another photographer and went: "DUH! Where are all the right keywords???". So I think this might help especially those photographers who... suck at English :). And those of us who speak it well, can feel like mentors now.



And cheerio for reporting bad keywords. I for one don't buy pictures... well RARELY. But I have noticed photos, even great photos by great photogs, with keywords that have absolutely nothing to do with... anything. I wondered how designers felt about it, but judging by the response I guess it can be a problem.



Yoohoo! As I'm typing this, I just got my first 2 cents for re-keying someone's picture.



Bartek
lenses, Canon Powershot S50...
Posted: 05/04/2006, 11:35:20 AM
Shuttermama
Very cool. :)
And Other Types Of Imaging Software....
Posted: 05/04/2006, 11:43:38 AM
Kurhan
My english is so strong that I don't undestand nothing ())
EF 70-200/2.8L; EF 24-70/2.8L;EF 100/2.8;MP-E 65/2.8; studio flashes...
Posted: 05/04/2006, 11:51:23 AM
Dnadigital
will the person be notified if a keyword is added?
Clothes... :)...
Posted: 05/04/2006, 12:28:44 PM
Maigi
Admin

Originally posted by Achilles:
Quoted Message: You have to add at least 10 new terms in order for the submission to be accepted and you can do it only once per image. You cannot suggest keywords to your own images.

The suggestion enters a waiting list and if accepted, will reward your account with a symbolic two cents per image. If the suggestion is not accepted, no notification is sent. Spam will not be tolerated.


Wow, I'm totally amazed, how creative, innovative and funny (two cents! LOL) you are!!! We'll see what will happen... :)

I like it! Thanks,

maigi
M, Adobe CS6...
Posted: 05/04/2006, 12:31:31 PM
Alexphoto01
good question i think they should be
Posted: 05/04/2006, 12:32:03 PM
Showing posts 1 - 20 of 231 Page:
1
 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >
 of 12