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Chris Kott wrote:So now my scavenger hunt checklist is filled. What now?
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For now, you get a whole lot of apples for being the first non-pollinator to complete the Pioneer scavenger hunt....and I try to figure out how to get the Pioneer title up and running. And, then, you will be the first ever Pioneer! You're the pioneer of pioneers!
 
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Wonderful! I'd like to thank the Academy...

No, seriously, thanks for all the apples and pie. I am glad everything is running as it should.

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I found out that it's the number of POSTS with youtube/vimeo videos that counts, not the amount of videos themselves.

The book review scavenger hunt feature works now, and works for ALL reviews, not just book reviews. (It does not work retroactively, so you have to make three more reviews with the magic words "__ out of 10 acorns") I also accidentally discovered that capitalization matters with this. I accidentally wrote ACORNS once, and it didn't count toward my number of reviews.

 
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Nicole Alderman wrote:I found out that it's the number of POSTS with youtube/vimeo videos that counts, not the amount of videos themselves.



Could you explain a little more if you can?

I think I just got credit for the towel you tube.  I have done lots more since getting the first credit. that I have not gotten credit for. I wish I knew the secret.  I thought they had to be in the original post so maybe that is the problem.
 
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So, if I make a post with 5 videos embedded, it only counts toward 1 for the scavenger hunt. If I then "reply" and make another post with a video, that will count for another on my scavenger hunt. It doesn't have to be the first post in a thread.

For example, if someone had ZERO on their video scavenger hunt,

  • They make a thread with a video embedded=1 point
  • they make a reply with three videos embedded in it=3 more points
  • They make another reply with 1 video=1 more point


  • This would make for a total of 5 points for the video scavenger hunt.
     
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    yep, that worked - video gave me one point. 
     
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    Maybe it is fixed now.  On May 5th I posted this one with two videos.  I only expected to get credit for one video.


    https://permies.com/t/85662/Cinco-de-Mayo#712360



    I just posted another video as a test and it worked.  I got credit for the new video.
     
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    A fix went in just before I posted asking for more testing
     
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    As a test I posted another towel YouTube and I received credit for it.  This makes 4/10.

    As a test I posted a new topic with a YouTube, I did not get credit for it so far.  It is still 4/10.

    https://permies.com/t/86619/kitchen/Ferment-Garlic


    So the problems seems to be with new topics with videos or at least in my case.



     
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    Is there anything still not working in the scavenger hunt?
     
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    The pioneer title is still not operational. Aside from that, I think everything works.
     
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    so we think it is all working smoothly, but the title hasn't been turned on? 
     
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