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Help! - A place to find help

sojs
sojs

Welcome to Help

What is help?

Help is an online tool to either find help, or help others. For example, if you are really good with back end, you can navigate to the search page, type in "back end" and "back-end", and quickly find people who need help with back-end.

And that's about it.

Scroll down for helpful links and wiki

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How * Help search * Works

The search works as follows:
When you post something to Help, you provide tags. Tags are one of the most important parts to a Help post. Without them, you will always be last in search results.
Lets say that there are three posts:

  • one with the tag of "back-end", "python".
  • one with the tags of "dev", "back-end", and "servers"
  • one last with "HTML", and "front-end"
    If you search (either at "/pleas" or "/search" - it does not matter, you will be routed to the same search URL) for "back-end" and "servers" you will get the results as follows:
  1. one with the tags of "dev", "back-end", and "servers"
  2. another with the tag of "back-end", "python".
  3. one last with "HTML", and "front-end"
    The results that are not relevant

What do you wish to do on help?


Important links:

I have spent ~4 months working on this, and I hope that because of this work, no one will have to work that long again.

2 years ago

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ruiwenge2
ruiwenge2

wow! this deserves a lot more upvotes, and i can see how much time and effort you put in!

1 year ago
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sojs
sojs

wow thanks! It took a month or 2. But now after making it I see a lot of flaws with the idea.

@ruiwenge2

1 year ago
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ruiwenge2
ruiwenge2

@sojs
the description says 4 months

1 year ago
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sojs
sojs

@bwoop
@ParrotDev
@MarcusWeinberger
@Whippingdot
@JWZ6
@EpicGamer007
@TsunamiOrSumth
@SudhanshuMishra
@maxina
@Dunce
@AryyanVineeth
@JonathanBeamon
@IGamer
@codingjlu
@Bookie0
@ch1ck3n
@BrysonVan1
@PYer
@DynamicSquid

2 major updates everyone

(And one in development!)
calm down mods

  • New Comment system!
    • sorry people who already had comments on your posts. those got deleted. Now, though, you dont need to sign up to an alternate service to comment. Works out of the box. (you do need to log in)
  • and also, you now get an email everytime you get a notification (acceptance, someone joins, comments, replies....)
    (and the in dev one)
  • soon there will be newsletters. This erases the need to do these comments where I ping all the voters and ensures that even if you did not upvote you will get an email
    (I will make an email validation thing, but for now there isnt, so just go to your settings (@ -> settings) and change your email to a valid one)
    (You do have the option to turn off either newsletter emails (no more than once a week I promise, and only for important stuff), and notifications (I would keep these on- that way you can reply)

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@sojs

Happy Coding and enjoy the site.
oh ya and now everything is dark theme (thanks

@Bookie0
)

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

yessir

@JWZ6

(quickly realizes that the server is not started
GOGOGOG click RUN!)

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

yayaya!

@ch1ck3n

(I did it!!!! :) )
and lets not talk about the fat smiley up there

2 years ago
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Bookie0
Bookie0

thanks for the update, but please don't mass ping :)

@sojs

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

yessir... just created newsletters (opt out in settings).. so there is no more need. Wont do it in the future, unless its really really important :)


@Bookie0

2 years ago
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DynamicSquid
DynamicSquid

@sojs
actually no, spam pinging is never a good idea :) make a new post if you've updated the original repl significantly

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

hmmm I feel like thats farming....

@DynamicSquid

2 years ago
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DynamicSquid
DynamicSquid

@sojs
nope, as long as you don't spam post and actually made a significant enough change

2 years ago
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SleepySid
SleepySid

@sojs
oo nice work .. really awesome

2 years ago
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Whippingdot
Whippingdot

do people actually use this website? It would be useful if people use it

@sojs

2 years ago
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maxina
maxina

@sojs
uhhh what is this

2 years ago
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ParrotDev
ParrotDev

@sojs
Did you send this to al the voters?

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

I just updated the site, so now you can craft a bio, link your website, and more. :)
[My doing my best to impersonate a proffesional marketer :)]@maxina

2 years ago
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maxina
maxina

@sojs
but like what is the website for?

2 years ago
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TsunamiOrSumth
TsunamiOrSumth

@sojs
pictures you can hear

image

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

Scroll up. Or just visit it. There is info on the home page. click me!!!


@maxina

2 years ago
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SleepySid
SleepySid

@sojs
I like the css ..

2 years ago
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MarcusWeinberger
MarcusWeinberger

@sojs
ayyy the profile page is looking very good

2 years ago
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bwoop
bwoop

@sojs
YAY i finally have a profile on something!

2 years ago
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bwoop
bwoop

@sojs
am i able to change the pfp?

2 years ago
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PYer
PYer

Just btw, I know

@sojs
, but apparently this is frowned upon by moderators (pinging multiple people like that), though it isn't in the rules. FYI

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

I am adding a little link for that. It is currently tied to your gravatar. I am also adding a "change email" option.

@bwoop

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

Frowned upon? Welp. Bit too late to change it :|

@PYer

2 years ago
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bwoop
bwoop

@sojs
i also can't seem to post comments without making another account or linking something else (which im not really comfortable with for security reasons)

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

okay

@bwoop
, worked on it for a bit....... (ahem I had it finished a week or to ago forgot to tell you). But now you can comment without signing up. Looks better too!

2 years ago
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jihhyuu202
jihhyuu202

name is incredibly creative how did you think of it

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

My genius and very large brain :)

@DylanZhaXcamop

2 years ago
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Whippingdot
Whippingdot

hey maybe don't beg for upvotes at the end of ur post (asking = begging on replit)

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

haha I kno. It ain't begging if you use the word "please" :).
Got [email protected]

2 years ago
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Whippingdot
Whippingdot

On replit, it is begging if you use the word please, but sorry for me rude way of telling you - I made a lot of mean comments yesterday

@sojs

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

Oh your fine. It me being the sour grouch :).

@Whippingdot

And also I feel like asking for comments and upvotes is the same as asking to subscribe in youtube videos.
(Of course in hindsight I realise that everyone hates it šŸ™‚)

2 years ago
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Whippingdot
Whippingdot

o correction add an extra closing bracket after the smiley face :)

@sojs

2 years ago
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Whippingdot
Whippingdot

now it looks like a smiley with a double chin

@sojs

2 years ago
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KadenBlox
KadenBlox

Is it okay if I used some parts of your account system for my project?

2 years ago
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sojs
sojs

Sure, but remember that mine is tied to Firebase. It will not work out of the box, you will need to configure it to fit yours, just upvote my thing if you want to use it :) :). haah you don need [email protected]

2 years ago
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KadenBlox
KadenBlox

@sojs
Don't worry, I'll upvote and stuff, I'll also make sure to link my Google Firebase account too.

Thanks for letting me use it, such a huge help!

2 years ago
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AryyanVineeth
AryyanVineeth

No joking, this is literally the best thing on repl.it!

2 years ago
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