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  1. Search button in the mobile app

    I would like to see some features in the mobile app. There is actually no way to search for tags/keywords/person etc. This is really annoying if you have thousands of photos which are all properly tagged. Even flickr and the synology ds photo app have this feature (and of course many more) in their app. I think its great that smugmug has an android app, but if this is version 3 and there is so little to do, maybe the apps should get some real love ;)

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      21 comments  ·  SmugMug Apps  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Pay what you want

      It would be great to offer a pay-what-you-want feature specifically for the pricing of the download.
      This should also include an option for minimum pricing.

      This concept has shown to be efficient especially with very diverse customers, such as schoolkids, students, workers and academics.
      Mostly it leads to follow the inner need for fair pricing.

      It is also be great in combination with charity promotions campaigns.

      40 votes
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        5 comments  ·  Commerce/Selling Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Support iOS Live Photos

        Support the viewing of Apple iOS Live Photos as Live Photos. Today, a live photo is imported as a static image.

        21 votes
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          2 comments  ·  Uploading  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • integrate face recognition across all galleries!

          We use smug mug to store pictures from events across the country. Integrated face recognition (across all galleries) would help us to find all the photos related to one individual who has participated in many activities!

          66 votes
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            2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Offer the same print sizes/services that your print labs do. All of them.

            We have a client who wants to order hundreds of 4x4 prints.
            Our Smugmug site is connected to Bayphoto.
            Bayphoto offers 4x4 prints.
            Smugmug does not allow 4x4 prints.

            We just lost a sale, Smugmug just lost a sale.

            Bayphoto offers many print sizes that we cannot offer through our Smugmug site.

            Is it really that difficult to allow all of the lab's print sizes to be printed through the Smugmug site?

            69 votes
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              9 comments  ·  Ordering/Products to Buy & Sell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Save shopping carts on smugmug servers rather than in the user's browser

              Currently shopping carts are saved on the user's browser. This means that a user can't login to a different computer and access their saved shopping cart. Further, there are issues with cookies and carts often get emptied arbitrarily. To avoid all this, the carts should just be saved on smugmug servers directly. Anytime someone logs in and starts a cart, these should be synced with the smugmug server. Then issues with cookies can be completely avoided, and users can update carts on any number of computers.

              55 votes
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                8 comments  ·  Ordering/Products to Buy & Sell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • 2017 Calendars

                I have had a number of requests from clients for calendars. I see that some of the vendors provide this service. It would be great if we could offer these to our clients.

                Many thanks for your consideration,
                Tracy

                52 votes
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                  8 comments  ·  Ordering/Products to Buy & Sell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Get rid of the need to use Adobe Flash

                  Time to eliminate Adobe Flash eh? Especially given mid June warnings!

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                    14 comments  ·  Site Look & Feel  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • bring back the quick settings in the new gallery screen! It definitely streamlines the process for frequent users :)

                    I loved having the Quick Settings in the "new gallery" window. It definitely made my process easier as someone who creates 3-6 new galleries per week!

                    29 votes
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                      3 comments  ·  Organizing & Curation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Fix videos so they look good from the first frame

                      The first 5-6 seconds of my SmugMug videos look very bad while SmugMug's player is trying to determine the user's connection speed

                      Personally, if I clicked on a video play button, and saw the pixelated mess SmugMug is serving up, I would close the window ASAP and go look at something else. I am too embarrassed to ask friends and relatives to look my videos on SmugMug due to the poor start-up quality.

                      Amateur videos posted on Flikr, YouTube, etc. do not have this problem

                      Please fix this.

                      6 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Video  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Ability to EMPHASISE fotos in a gallery

                        Adobe Revel had this feature:

                        give the photographer the ability to select SPECIFIC FOTOS a GALLERY, that are shown EMPHASISED (bigger - about 2 times) in a gallery.

                        Extra: To take it even further, these informations could be read from stars in the meta-data.

                        Example: Event fotos: Users tend to pick / download the 2nd or 3rd best shot! Never the BEST → If it would be shown bigger, they would tent to download the best.

                        6 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Gallery Look & Feel  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Allow Google Tag Manager (GTM) to be use

                          Allow smugmug sites to use Google Tag Manager (https://www.google.com/analytics/tag-manager/) as well as Google Analytics to allow the flexibility for individual sites to integrate multiple other analytics vendors.

                          23 votes
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                            2 comments  ·  Integrations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Automatically show buy button

                            Hi. When I post a photo link on Facebook, it takes scrolling and an extra click to see the Buy button on the bottom. Please let the Buy button show up automatically and at the top or next to the photo so that viewers, especially on mobile phone such as my iPhone, can know it's for sale from the get-go

                            4 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Social & Sharing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Option to include or exclude watermarks on downloads through app

                              It would be really useful to have the option, within the "settings" for the iPad app, to choose whether or not to include your logo with your downloaded image. It's great to be able to access the original files when needed, but it's also really valuable for my business to have easy access to lower resolution watermarked images for publicity on Facebook.

                              6 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  SmugMug Apps  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Guest Uploading - to an unlisted gallery - add a custom "You Are Finished" page

                                Currently when a Guest finishes uploading to an unlisted gallery, and they click "Done", they are redirected to SmugMug's "Unlock Gallery" page. Can Smugmug allow us to create our own redirect page? Something like a "Thank You For Your Submission" or a "You Are Finished" page. Our goal is to hide all of the photos that guests have uploaded until all of the Guests have finished uploading to the Gallery and we are we are ready to "unveil" the complete gallery. A nice "Thank You For Your Submission" or "Congratulations, You Are Finished Uploading" page is nicer to be redirected…

                                4 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Uploading  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Allow the ability to show keywords when mouse is hovered near the bottom of the image across all gallery types.

                                  Currently, when you are logged into the owners account, when you select an image in a gallery and move your mouse to the bottom of the image, all of the keywords are visible. If the gallery is private, then users who you've invited to the gallery, cannot see the keywords when hovering their mouse near the bottom of the image. This should be a setting that you can enable. The search within a private gallery works fine but the keywords cannot be made available to invited users. Please add this feature.

                                  3 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Image Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • see which users are most active on your page

                                    My site is completely closed off to the outside world. I have a few galleries that I invited specific people to access. Within the "Statistics" page in "Account Settings", I can see how popular my site is but it doesn't give me any information about WHO is visiting my site. Since my site is locked off and only accessible by specific users, I'd love to see which specific users are accessing my site the most and which galleries are their favorites.

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                                      0 comments  ·  Stats & Tracking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Keep position of screen when removing an image from gallery

                                      When removing photos from a gallery, after removal the gallery view defaults to the top of (beginning) of the gallery.
                                      Instead, please leave the gallery view to where it was right before the remove action.

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                                        0 comments  ·  Organizing & Curation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Collect Viewers Email Address to View Galleries (not using Events)

                                        Hello,

                                        I think it is very important to add an optional email gate to galleries. That way when I share my family session galleries with my clients and they share with their family and friends, I have a way to connect and continue my relationship with people that have viewed my work. This does exist on other platforms but I have been with smugmug since the beginning and would love to stay here.

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                                          0 comments  ·  Social & Sharing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Password protection for app

                                          It would be great if the device app had the option of using a password. I've seen this on third party SmugMug apps which is great and it would be great if that was an option on the official app.

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