Can you make it so that I have an option to not get bugged when a donor posts a topic? I don't want emails saying "Oh, I'm a donor, reply to my thread." — it's spam in my eyes (basically advertising).
Edited by pritaeas: Moved to feedback.
Yes, it *is* a form of advertising. By giving value to our sponsors, that's how we make money, after all, and how we keep the service free for everyone to use :) You can opt out by going into your member profile and unchecking "Receive Occasional Community-related Email?". However, not … Read More
How many of those emails have you actually received matrixdevuk? I'm asking because I'm guessing you haven't had that many, maybe only one. The receivers of these emails are selected based on many factors, including posting history to the relevant forum category, and the reputation metrics (rep, up-votes, post quality, … Read More
You can choose to browse the forums and post and not receive email. However, a free service comes with advertising in order to sustain it. If you want opt-in to receive email from us such as our community newsletter, then you have to also choose to accept the occassional message … Read More
> The receivers of these emails are selected based on many factors, including posting history to the relevant forum category, and the reputation metrics (rep, up-votes, post quality, etc..). We actually take it a few steps further than that. The benefit to the sponsors is that by donating, we will … Read More
Keep in mind we're, for the most part, talking about receiving four emails a year here. *Certainly* that's a steal considering all of the resources that it costs us to email you all the stuff you *want* to receive. Read More