Our customers made these suggestions for improving Feature Upvote. Suggestions for improving Feature Upvote.
Allow custom fields
It would be useful to be able to add a custom field where the user can add some extra info that we require. This could be a free text field or a drop-down list ...
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (02 Jan, '19) • Upvoted: 24 Mar • Comments: 5
Also include "Against" votes.
It makes a difference whether 2 proposals each have 20 "votes for", but one of them would get 50 "votes against".
Suggested by: Rafael (12 Feb, '20) • Upvoted: 13 Dec, '22 • Comments: 1
Add Webhook Integration
Instead of e-mail notifications, I would prefer to use a webhook integration to send changes on the feature request page to our support channel.
Suggested by: Benjamin (16 Nov, '17) • Upvoted: 16 Feb • Comments: 6
Would be quite beneficial to have some generic REST API for Feature Upvote for reading off the items there or alternatively web hook style push from FU when new ...
Suggested by: Kalle Saunamäki (30 Jan, '19) • Upvoted: 16 Feb • Comments: 1
Overview of Suggestions I voted for or commented
As a user I would like to have an overview of the suggestions I voted for (make voted up visible on main page) and commented. (as well as of my own suggestions)
Suggested by: Anne Zaman (20 May, '21) • Upvoted: 08 Mar • Comments: 6
Make it possible to close or archive older suggestions so that they can't get comments or votes.
Older suggestions that are not relevant or not getting enough response could be "archived"
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (04 Sep, '19) • Upvoted: 08 Feb • Comments: 4
Allow suggesters to select tags
Suggested by: Daragh Ward (29 Sep, '18) • Upvoted: 21 Mar • Comments: 4
Optional Email notification for comments
As I review and approve or otherwise change the status of ideas - and enter notes about that - it would be great if I could click a checkbox or something that would ...
Suggested by: Matthew Ferry (13 Mar, '19) • Upvoted: 30 Jan • Comments: 2
More than 1000 chars in description
it would be great if the app allows you to add descriptions with more than 1000 caracters. Maybe it could be configurable, as a administrative parameter: Allow large ...
Suggested by: Pablo Cavallo (01 May, '18) • Upvoted: 14 Feb • Comments: 4
Add Azure DevOps integration
Suggested by: Andy (21 May, '20) • Upvoted: 20 Feb • Comments: 3
Markdown or formatting in suggestions
### Formatting I would like to use Feature Upvote as a way to share details about features with customers and get their votes. As such, I would love to have ...
Suggested by: Jacob Wright (29 Nov, '17) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 6
Add a Discord integration
Discord is a chat app popular with video gamers.
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (07 Jan, '19) • Upvoted: 10 Mar • Comments: 5
Filter your own suggestions
It would be great if there was a way to filter my own suggestions in the list of all suggestions so that I could e.g. specifically promote my suggestions to other users.
Suggested by: Catharina von Hobe (04 Aug, '20) • Upvoted: 12 Oct, '22 • Comments: 4
Allow suggestions to be created from Slack
When discussing potential features in Slack, provide a button to post the Slack message into Feature Upvote
Suggested by: Daragh Ward (28 Sep, '18) • Upvoted: 30 Nov, '22 • Comments: 4
Create a WordPress plug-in for user suggestions
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (02 Jan, '19) • Upvoted: 04 Oct, '20 • Comments: 1
Add "I'm not a robot" captcha to "Add New Suggestion screen".
Even with pre-moderation the bad guys will start selling Viagra in no time. https://www.google.com/recaptcha/intro/
Suggested by: Maksym (17 May, '17) • Upvoted: 12 Oct, '22 • Comments: 3
Disallow upvoting of done features
We do get some people upvoting features that are already marked as done. This feels a bit wrong - maybe it should either be disallowed or the user should be warned ...
Suggested by: Tony Heap (22 Sep, '20) • Upvoted: 08 Feb • Comments: 2
Let users search for what they have suggested or commented on
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (02 Feb, '18) • Upvoted: 07 Sep, '22 • Comments: 1
Create a "changelog" widget that shows recent suggestions with "done" status
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (13 Oct, '17) • Upvoted: 05 Oct, '22 • Comments: 0
Options to Sort out Suggestion
Allow the user to sort out the suggestions on Done/Planned/Under consideration/Not planned, and all those By Date/Votes/Comments.
Suggested by: Daniel (16 Jul, '17) • Upvoted: 17 Oct, '22 • Comments: 4
Send email notification when an upvote has happened
Suggested by: vicky (12 Nov, '18) • Upvoted: 05 Oct, '22 • Comments: 3
Say, if you're using Feature Upvote in a dark environment, light theme is gonna hurt your eyes (at least for me) So, let's add a dark theme.
Suggested by: CubicPulsar (20 Nov, '20) • Upvoted: 10 Mar • Comments: 1
Force or encourage email address on upvotes and comments
Many of our upvoters don't leave their email address. I know this reduces friction, but it would be really useful if they did so we could contact them to take part in ...
Suggested by: Tony Heap (05 Aug, '20) • Upvoted: 09 Mar • Comments: 1
Supply a template for suggestion descriptions
It would be great if you could set a (html)template for the description which should be filled. This is especially useful if you could choose a type of suggestion ...
Suggested by: Thorben Pantring (21 Feb, '20) • Upvoted: 08 Jul, '22 • Comments: 0
Search by email address
Would be great to be able to search by user's email address.
Suggested by: brandon plasters (03 Feb, '20) • Upvoted: 20 Dec, '22 • Comments: 0
Like-Button for Comments
To get an even better overview of feedback, it would be helpful to also count likes on comments.
Suggested by: Ulrike Pitzschke (10 Dec, '18) • Upvoted: 23 Dec, '22 • Comments: 0
'On Premise' version
In my ideal world I prefer to host everything myself and not rely on third parties. So a version of FU (not the best abbreviation:-)) I could install on my server ...
Suggested by: Neville Franks (01 May, '17) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 0
Pinning suggestions is great; even better would be to have the same functionality for comments. In particular, when I've changed a suggestion's status to "Done", I ...
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (28 Jun, '18) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 2
Single-Sign On with OAuth2/OpenID (OIDC)
Currently Featureupvote only supports SAML 2, however the world more and more moves to OAuth2/OpenID (OIDC), currently stuff like Azure AD B2C (different than Azure ...
Suggested by: Christian Schmitt (23 Dec, '21) • Upvoted: 03 Nov, '22 • Comments: 0
Add roadmap feature
Add roadmap based on suggestions statuses
Suggested by: Gosia (22 Jan, '20) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 0
Add voting analytics
It would be awesome if Feature Upvote has some sort of basic analytics such as Daily Votes and potentially tracking per feature too. This way we can easily see if ...
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (21 Mar, '19) • Upvoted: 14 Feb • Comments: 0
Do not send daily/weekly summary if there are no comments or suggestions
It would be great if I would only get a daily or weekly summary, when there were new comments or suggestions added.
Suggested by: Markus (03 May, '18) • Upvoted: 20 Dec, '22 • Comments: 0
Optionally Hide/Garble Contributor Name
it should be possible to hide the voter name from any other voter viewing the board (not the admin/moderators of the board). This is to prevent competitors from ...
Suggested by: Christopher Cardinal (14 May, '18) • Upvoted: 20 May, '21 • Comments: 2
Search suggestion by user name, public list of contributions
Allow searching suggestion (and maybe comments) by contributor's user name or email. I'm moderating a board with almost 7,000 suggestions made overall, it's ...
Suggested by: GinFuyou (14 Jul, '22) • Upvoted: 29 Aug, '22 • Comments: 0
Let people exceed character limits and then edit down before submitting
There are 2 existing suggestions related to increasing the 1000-character limit for suggestions (https://dogfooding.featureupvote.com/suggestions/9304) and the ...
Suggested by: V2Blast (19 Feb, '20) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 0
Login via custom domain
I couldn't see a way to log in via the custom domain URL. But maybe I missed something. I would prefer to be able to do everything via custom domain so that my old ...
Suggested by: Sylvestre D. (24 Jul, '19) • Upvoted: 01 Feb • Comments: 0
Allow integration with ProductBoard
I don't work for them, no. But I find it a good way to merge duplicates whilat retaining unique insights. Would be great to integrate this product with ProductBoard, ...
Suggested by: Paul Ryan (22 Jun, '17) • Upvoted: 19 Jan, '22 • Comments: 4
Organizations that collaborate globally do not have the ability to run the FeatureUpvote platform in multiple languages. A suggestion can be maintained in only one ...
Suggested by: Steffen (07 May, '21) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 2
Show suggestions in swim lanes, allow drag and drop
Separate vertical lists of suggestions, by status - 1st column is Awaiting approval, next one is Under Consideration. Allow team member / moderator to drag and drop a ...
Suggested by: Robin (24 Sep, '18) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 2
Allowing to search for your posts/ your comments / add Activity overview
Adding a way to track posts, where you have commented or created, as it is tedious to check every post now and then and maybe even forget, that you have commented the ...
Suggested by: Takttiger (07 Jun, '21) • Upvoted: 02 Dec, '22 • Comments: 0
Automatic translation option
We all know the feature "show translation" on several social platforms which allows users to see posts and comments automatically translated into their language. ...
Suggested by: Steffen (06 May, '21) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 0
Redirect to custom domain
When using a custom domain, please redirect requests so only the custom domain is used.
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (20 Jun, '19) • Upvoted: 06 Oct, '21 • Comments: 0
Hide deleted comments from moderator view
Deleted comments should be hidden from moderators unless they explicitly turn them on.
Suggested by: Steve McLeod (18 Oct, '17) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 0
Need a way to indicate if the submission is an issue that is preventing a purchase.
Need a way for suggestion submitters—and upvoters— to indicate if the submission is an issue that is holding them back from buying, because of either a bug or crucial ...
Suggested by: Ken Wallace (17 May, '17) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 0
REST API to add new suggestions
Hi, would be great if we have a endpoint to send a JSON with the info to create a new suggestion without redirect the user to the page /suggestions/add of Feature ...
Suggested by: Alan (06 May, '19) • Upvoted: 02 Mar, '22 • Comments: 3
Inform users when his/her suggestion is merged or split
The users should be notified that the split or merge has taken place.
Suggested by: Anne Zaman (29 Apr, '21) • Upvoted: 24 Jul, '22 • Comments: 1
Possibility to send feature suggestions from Feature upvote to Asana as tasks. Two way sync would be even nicer
Suggested by: Alex (29 Jan, '18) • Upvoted: 07 Feb • Comments: 1
Allow sorting by planned delivery order - "backlog" order
I'm using feature upvote to expose our product backlog. I'd like to be able to stack rank the suggestions so users can see the rough planned delivery order. A close ...
Suggested by: Tony Heap (15 Jul, '20) • Upvoted: 20 Apr, '21 • Comments: 0
Single Sign-On (SSO) using JWT tokens
In Zendesk they use JWT to authenticate users. I send a name, email and organisation to zendesk and Zendesk then registers the user (if not yet existing) and sends me ...
Suggested by: Eduard (19 Apr, '20) • Upvoted: 21 Nov, '22 • Comments: 0
Add a message that is sent to voters/commenters when a suggestion is marked as Done
When the status on a suggestion is changed to done, could you collect a message that is included in the update email to those that are following the suggestion. It ...
Suggested by: JT (28 Feb, '20) • Upvoted: 30 Nov, '21 • Comments: 0