(Closed) When you reply at a post, do you read all other posts first?

posted 6 years ago in Weddingbee
  • poll: When you reply at a post, do you read all other posts first?
    Yes- I want to make sure I completely understand everything and if the problem has been resolved yet : (48 votes)
    35 %
    No-I just scroll to the very bottom and start typing away. I don't have time to read everything. : (11 votes)
    8 %
    Depends- Explain below. : (80 votes)
    58 %
  • Post # 3
    915 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    Depends on how long the thread is.

    Post # 4
    1064 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    Not always!!!!

    Post # 5
    2523 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: December 2012

    Depends on how many pages of responses there are, how strongly I feel about the topic, if I feel like writing out a long, thought-out response or just a short one, etc.

    Also it depends on who replied.

    Post # 6
    928 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    There needs to be a middle option on your poll! I do if there aren’t already a ton of replies and/or if it is a highly touchy subject.

    Post # 7
    3771 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: August 2013 - Brookfield Zoo

    @Neetch:  Agreed — if it’s short, yeah definitely, if it’s super long, I pretty much just scroll through looking for any of the OP’s posts for updates.

    Post # 9
    5221 posts
    Bee Keeper

    I pretty much always read through all responses before replying. 

    Post # 10
    807 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    It depends on the length of the thread. If it’s really long, I don’t typically read everything but I do at least scroll through to see if the OP has responded/clarified/provided any updates. Otherwise, whatever comment I’m making might be totally irrelevant.

    Post # 11
    11273 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2012

    i try to read them all if the responses are not just one big chuck of text.

    Post # 13
    3624 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    I read until i start reading repeated thoughts. then i just go to the end. 

    Post # 14
    2831 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    Not usually. I’ll read the first few… Sometimes all if the thread is not too long.

    Post # 15
    5011 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: April 2012

    It really depends. I try to, but if it’s a thread purely asking for individual opinions on something or a “show me” thread then probably not.

    Post # 16
    12878 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: November 1999

    Depends on all the drama in the thread.  I tend to read the really dramatic ones  because they’re so entertaining.  If there aren’t a lot of replies I usually read all of them regardless, though.

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