New Mod Submission System

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New Mod Submission System

Post by ShrineFox » Fri Oct 16, 2020 10:15 pm

I've recently implemented a replacement form for when you create a new topic in any of the Mod Showcase sections.
It should look something like this:
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This new system will prevent people from posting troubleshooting or request threads in the wrong section-- we hope.
When you finish filling out the form, your thread will look something like this:
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Please note:
  • You're free to edit the thread afterward to your liking. It's not necessary to keep the "Metadata" spoiler or its contents.
  • You do not need to edit your existing posts to align with the new format! This is only for data fetching purposes from this point forward.
  • Please leave the "Spreadsheet Row" spoiler/contents intact at the bottom of the post. For example:
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p5r-test2	Full Mod Title	P5R	ShrineFox	1.0	10/16/2020DATE	BGM, ADX	A description	 	https://i.imgur.com/5I5Vos8.png	https://gamebanana.com/tools/6624	Mod	folder-open	 	THREAD_URL	 	 	 	 	 	
This allows anybody to quickly copy/paste the tab-separated values into Excel or Google Sheets as a new row.
The purpose is for updating the .tsv files in the amicitia.github.io repository's "db" folder.
Of course, if you're just interested in submitting a mod, you have no obligation to do all that.
The admins will eventually do it themselves.
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If you have any problems using the forms, let me know and I'll try to fix it asap.
Disclaimer: I try to respond to everything I can, but might not always have an answer to every question.
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