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Jin Wang Jason Campbell April 25 th , 2011. Overview. Project conception Forum overview User interaction with the forum Design communication Problems encountered/solved Future expansion? Demo of the forum. Project Conception. Project idea chosen by Jin

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jin wang jason campbell april 25 th 2011
Jin Wang

Jason Campbell

April 25th, 2011

overview
Overview
  • Project conception
  • Forum overview
  • User interaction with the forum
  • Design communication
  • Problems encountered/solved
  • Future expansion?
  • Demo of the forum
project conception
Project Conception
  • Project idea chosen by Jin
    • Web 2.0 – user created content is the trend
    • Liked idea of open discussion topics
  • Potential for business concept:
    • Advertising
    • Email subscriptions
    • Etc.
forum overview
Forum Overview
  • Forum
    • User accounts – login/logout
    • View and reply to threads
    • Start new threads
  • First Time User Registration
  • User Control Panel
    • User info, email address, statistics
    • Change password and email address
  • About Us
  • Help
user interaction
User Interaction
  • Typical forum actions
    • Thread starting and replying
  • Guide user as much as possible with on screen messages
    • Password mismatch error messages
    • Link to thread after replying
  • Easy to change password and email
    • Requires current password confirmation
design communication
Design Communication
  • Exclusive use of Google Code and Subversion (SVN)
    • Multiple code revisions handled
  • Email and phone
    • To discuss meeting times and answer questions
  • Team meetings
    • Bulk of coding and design were handled
problems
Problems
  • Most problems solved by our group meetings, talking through the issues, and testing for bugs
problems and solutions
Problems and Solutions
  • Understanding POST and SESSION
    • Reading online and talking to other coders to learn
  • Using Google Code and SVN
    • Jin had experience and explained how to use it
  • Updating user info – code logic
    • Learned some by trial and error and some by looking up code syntax online
  • Thread Ordering
    • Organized the logic of the code to help solve
  • Sticky Posts
    • Checking database for sticky bit field and ordering the sticky posts at the top of all other threads
future expansion
Future Expansion
  • Avatars
  • User options
    • Threads per page
    • Thread ordering (newest first vs. oldest first)
  • Editing and deleting own posts
  • Administration system improvements
  • User forgot password
fun facts
Fun Facts
  • File count: 27 files
  • Lines of code:
    • Comment lines: 87
    • Blank lines: 185
    • CSS: 147
    • PHP: 1248
    • Total: 1667
  • Code revisions: 143
demonstration
Demonstration
  • Welcome to the J2 Forum!
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