Brand new tagging system - LD update

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Hi all,

I’m excited to announce we’ve implemented a tagging system on LD to help keep everything in order :nerd:

When you post something, LD will use the title, description and image to try and automatically work out appropriate tags.

You’ll see these tags appear below the post’s description. Clicking on one will take you to a list of all other posts with that tag.

If our system gets the auto tagging wrong (which it might, as it is made by me after all :grin:) you can edit the post and manually add/remove tags after you’ve shared the deal.

So, for example, if you share an xbox one deal it would be good for it to have the “xbox one” tag so that you can easily find all other “xbox one” related deals.

In the future, we plan to add the ability to follow tags too, like you can other members or retailers at the moment.

Hopefully this update will not only help all you guys navigate Latest Deals and find what you’re looking for but it should help Google better understand the site too. We hope it's a win/win!

Please let me know how you find it, if you’d like anything done differently and, of course, any pesky bugs you might come across! :thumbsup:

8 Comments
nemosays
nemosays2 months ago

Nice work guys! Looking forward to trying it out :blush:

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Jackinatorz69
Jackinatorz692 months ago

Cool! One bug: it seems to be tagging everything with the word "price" as "rice"!

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Kelsey
Kelsey2 months ago

Haha thanks for the heads up Jackinatorz69 - we spotted it just as it went live and working on a fix as we speak :thumbsup:

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nemosays
nemosays2 months ago

Lol what's 'Ee' tag in my tgi friday free chicken wings deal? :joy:

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Kelsey
Kelsey2 months ago

Haha should be fixed now :thumbsup: It was finding "EE" within the word "FREE" and so thought it was an EE deal. Duh! Fixed that silly behaviour now!

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nemosays
nemosaysa month ago

Kelsey lol thankyou :grinning:

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Rockman
Rockmana month ago

By any chance will we be able to embed images on deal posts? This is a feature I'd really like to see happening as it feels somewhat essential to show a more artistic/visual aspect of the product.

There's always the possibility of posting it on the comment section so it kinda works like that too but sometimes people don't read the comment sections.

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nemosays
nemosaysa month ago

Agree with Rockman ... like say here I wanna add a pic that is saved on phone... I'd like to see that too :relaxed:

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