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  1. Create a Group Founder Category For All Groups

    This has been brought up, discussed, and requested repeatedly over the last decade, yet Flickr has done absolutely nothing to fix the situation and address the issues with rogue administrators that at some point just take over a group and will not cooperate with any of the other admins who are trying to keep the group on track with its intended purpose!

    As a group founder you may or may not have experienced this issue as of yet, but if you have granted admin privileges or intend to grant admin privileges to any member of your group, be forewarned that…

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      Gathering feedback  ·  18 comments  ·  Group Experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Photo travel planning

      Hi Flickr Team! This is an idea how to improve the Flickr service and to create value add for people / photographers planning a photo trip: In addition to text comments and faves there should be another button which adds selected geo tagged images automatically to a map ( e.g. from Here) . After having finished adding several images to this background map the result is a gpx trail with all the individual selected images in addition. So it will be easy to plan a furture trip to the same locations other FLickr users have been before. Such a feature…

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      • Provide a way to remove GROUPS from my Flickr Feed

        The new Flickr Feed page is TERRIBLE. I don't want to keep up the random posts to a ton of groups. I do want to keep up with a very SELECT group of PEOPLE I follow--there's a big difference between the two. The developers can go off on their merry tangents, just give us a way to arrange things the way WE like. Seem's fair enough to me!

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        • the link "all photos and videos" on the stat pages doesn't work

          let us have the all photos and videos displayed again

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              • NEED Google Maps

                Switch to Google Maps on flickr.com

                The photo info screen of the mobile app displays geotagged location in Google Maps.

                It's infuriating that the mapping/location page of the website is not powered by Google Maps. The current mapping system is very limiting and embarrassingly inferior. Please consider upgrading to Google Maps!

                Thank you.

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                • Geotagging isn't working

                  Good morning guys

                  Geotagging doesn't appear to be working today. Could you sort it, please?

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                  • Unfollow

                    There has to be a way to unfollow a huge bulk of people at once. I've had my account since early 2000's in my teens and have followed many random accounts. My tastes are different now and I'd like to refine my follow list without having to individually unfollow some people one by one as I go down the list. It is exhausting and bad User Experience.

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                    • Please add an “empty cache” to the Flickr iOS app

                      The Flickr iOS app can easily cache hundreds of megabytes on the iPhone. Please give users the ability to clear the cache in the settings.

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                      • elevate "Collections" to full tab status, right next to Creations tab

                        Flickr Collections is an IMMENSELY valuable feature... Allows photogs to build collections of interest, and continuously add new project albums to the various collections.... The ultimately creates a powerfully interesting portfolio. I always provide my audience a Direct Link to my Collections page! I am sure it is frustrating for new visitors to find their way back to the Collections! It only appears in one drop-down menu --- AND it NEEDS to be a PROMINENT TAB

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                        • Video Section

                          Please add a video section separate from the photostream and albums so that I can exclusively access my videos and the option to organize them by date taken or uploaded.

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                          • Make Explore Great Again

                            Maybe make the criteria to get into Explore less opaque?

                            Flickr guards this like it's KFC's seven spices, but that just frustrates users over seemingly senseless, unstated rules. If photos with borders are not permitted, why not state that? If adding photos to lots of groups lowers its viability, why not tell users that? It's ridiculous.

                            No wonder people resort to following thousands of accounts for exposure - that seems to be the only surefire way to hit Explore, while everyone else's photos are only seen by their followers and people who browse group pools.

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                            • Limit the number of groups each photo can be added to

                              Many photos are added to as many as 1,000 groups, even if the photos are completely irrelevant to the groups. This has become a huge problem for group administrators, requiring either a queue or constant attention to what is in the group.

                              There used to be a limit to the number of groups any one photo could belong to. Eliminating that limit drastically increased spammers ability to mass share their content. Please restore that limit.

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                              • Let user set whether they want their photostream to be viewed by default in the order of 'date taken' or 'date uploaded'

                                When I send my photostream to my friends to view, it is messy as the default setting displays the photos in order of 'date uploaded'.

                                This is because I have uploaded odd photos from older dates but I would like the option to select a default arrangement option for people looking at my photos.

                                It is very frustrating to me.

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                                • Quit using foreign language subtitles under photos submitted by foreign photographers and put the English translation below the photos

                                  Quit using foreign language subtitles under photos submitted by foreign photographers and put the English translation below the photos so that we here in America know what foreign photographers are saying and or describing in their photographs, after all we are an English speaking country and don't understand foreign language let alone trying to read what they are saying or describing as well.

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                                  • Log In Using Flickr Username Only

                                    I think it would be lovely if we could log in to our Flickr accounts by putting in our username and password only. No email is required, because sometimes people forget which email they put down, but people tend to remember their usernames. Nobody can have the same username as anyone else, so why not make life easier for everybody? Yeah? I'm down with it, at least (:

                                    (please do this. please.)

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                                    • create a way where photo teachers can use it with students existing school accounts w/o personal flickr accounts

                                      I am a photo educator and prefer to use Flickr when teaching photo classes. It is excellent for collaboration with other students, and allows for sharing, backup and fast reviewing of images. The issue is that most if not all school districts do not allow teachers to tell a student to create and use an account outside of their school's account due to privacy and safety concerns. I can't stand using google drive and want a way where we can issue school controlled flickr accounts so if they post something inappropriate, we can remove it. Please help.

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                                      • Improvements needed when Blocking people

                                        I would like to see the blocking of people expanded. Much like Facebook. When blocked they can't see your stream or comments you make elsewhere.

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                                        • Put up an extra warning when deleting stuff from Camera Roll

                                          From several reports in the Help Forum it appears not all users are aware of the fact that deleting images from Camera Roll will delete them from their Flickr account, seeing they are in the erroneous assumption that Camera Roll is some separate entity, not connected to their photostream. They then proceed to delete only to discover that their images are gone from their account. In some cases it concerned entire streams storing work of years and years.

                                          Request is to implement an emphatic statement, when you hit the delete button that you are about to delete the ONLY copy/copies…

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