Slideshow Test

We've just added a new feature. Every post with at least 5 pictures will be automatically turned into a slideshow. You'll notice these two buttons at the top of some posts. Go ahead, click "Next" (or simply on the picture below... I find it easier to click on a picture - you can't miss :) ) to read more.
Edit: You can now use keyboard arrow keys too.
buttons - slideshow test

Each picture in the slideshow should load blazing fast. We've put extra effort into making the slideshow run as smooth as possible.
big bang flash

Each picture now has its own unique URL. You can link to any slide in the slideshow by copying the URL address. The link will jump directly to the slide you want.
unique link

If you'd rather scroll through all the pictures, you can turn off the slideshow by clicking "Expand".
expand - slideshow test

thats all folks

Let us know what you think. Like always, if you experience any problems or discover any bugs, post a comment!

  • Paul
  • December 17, 2010, 11:45 am
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    The expand all feature should have a negative as well.
    +expand all
    +retract all

    Is it possible to prevent the "Next slide" button from reloading the page so that the back button will go back to the home page rather than the previous slide?

    • Disco
    • December 17, 2010, 12:03 pm
    Looking into this issue.

    Edit: Back button should be fixed now.
    - Paul December 17, 2010, 12:06 pm
    Thanks Paul, tis a great feature! :D
    - Disco December 17, 2010, 1:39 pm
    Something I just noticed is that the +expand all button doesn't work quite like it's supposed to. After clicking it, the page will refresh and the post will be turned back to the slide show.
    - Disco December 17, 2010, 1:40 pm
    Fixed :)
    - Darius December 17, 2010, 1:46 pm
    yay!
    - Disco December 17, 2010, 2:33 pm
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    we've noticed this on several posts, and while it is fun we actually find it kind of annoying. Each time we hit back we go back one slide rather then to the page beforehand... Athough it does make gigantic posts smaller which we like ^^

    • Dawn
    • December 17, 2010, 12:03 pm
    We'll check if there's a way to fix this.

    Edit: How about now?
    - Paul December 17, 2010, 12:22 pm
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    sweet idea. This makes it so much faster to view a post with 100 pictures.

    oh and just a small idea, could you make it so that while on the page, pushing the left and right keys will make the slide move forwards and backewards?

    Good idea :)
    - Paul December 17, 2010, 12:18 pm
    Done and ready to use :)
    - Darius December 17, 2010, 12:53 pm
    sweet, that was pretty fast.
    Hooray I was helpful!
    - drakengard85 December 17, 2010, 1:36 pm
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  • 2

    Awesome feature! Now I no longer need to wait ages for pictures in large posts to load. :D

    • jokin
    • December 17, 2010, 1:29 pm
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    Big bang theory ftw

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    this is fuckin awsome... but i can't find the retract bottion. if it's not there plz add it.

    It's not there yet, but we have it in our todo list.
    - Paul December 17, 2010, 2:05 pm
    ok
    - castlewarsisawsome December 17, 2010, 2:26 pm
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    free MrBurnsExcellent

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    ohh featured one of my most recent posts, glad u like 'em. Also great addition to the site most definitely +3

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    Gotta love using the side arrows to change the pictures. +3

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    Ok, two suggestions (one of them i have already posted but i dont know if you read it yet).

    1. Can you make sure that they "pre-load" gifs, as in, make sure they download fully before they start playing
    and
    2. Youtube Videos dont work at all. I found that if there is a youtube video in a slideshow, you see an empty slide, and if you have a post with lots of videos, they get converted to a slideshow of videos but the videos dont display.

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  • 1

    whoaaaa lookin sweet!!

    • tacolad
    • December 17, 2010, 11:59 am
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  • 1

    Looks good!

    • TexBex
    • December 17, 2010, 12:03 pm
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    Awesome Idea +3

    • Pharmon
    • December 17, 2010, 12:04 pm
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    Sweeeeeet :)

    • SuDoku
    • December 17, 2010, 12:25 pm
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    I like

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    Nice!!!

    • Absint
    • December 17, 2010, 1:36 pm
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    Genious!

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    nice work

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    sweet gonna make big posts easier to load

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    when using the left and right keys i noticed that when you are zoomed in it also slides your entire screen.

    • gw2250
    • December 17, 2010, 5:04 pm
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  • 1

    Awesome work! Thank you Paul and Darius :D

    (TBBT in the second slide = +3)

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    it was an excellent idea, i noticed this last night.
    this should really help gif posts!

    just one bug i noticed last night...

    if someone puts a video in the middle of some pictures, the video doesnt display unless you expand, and the pictures after the video dont display or you just see a list of image files instead :S

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    This definitely helps out a lot. Especially on posts that have tons of motivational's and you don't feel like scrolling down the page to look at them. Makes things much easier +3.

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    Fucking Brilliant man...

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    This is very helpful. My computer is slow and now i dont have to wait forever to look at a post with a bunch of pictures or gifs. +3

    • Traylor
    • December 18, 2010, 11:02 am
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    Great!!

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    the big bang theory... best show EVAR

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  • 1

    Paul, could you make a "forgot password" thing? I know you can just make another account but my friend forgot her password for Sharenator and she already deleted all of her e-mail. This would really be appreciated.
    Please and thank you.

    Can she email me with her username? I will reset the password for her. My email is paul@Sharenator.com.
    - Paul January 17, 2011, 12:47 pm
    I can tell you her username, but I'll tell her to e-mail you.
    Her username's XxBloodyFreakXx.
    - XxDaminalsxX January 18, 2011, 3:37 am
    I've emailed her with the new password.
    - Paul January 18, 2011, 3:48 am
    Okay, I'll let her know. Thanks a lot :D
    - XxDaminalsxX January 18, 2011, 4:09 am
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    you should make it so you can click on the picture twice to nelarge it when it's still in slideshow mode

    • tacolad
    • February 12, 2011, 2:52 pm
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