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Introducing: Garage This or That!

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Very happy to introduce a new feature to Forever Pontiac!



A new feature has been added to complement our Garage application! Calling it "Garage This OR That"! Basic principle of the application is that 2 random individual's cars (Pontiacs most likely :D) will be displayed and the user of the "game" has to chose between the two cars by clicking the "vote for this" or "vote for that" buttons (see screenshot below). The number of times a user is voted on, or win a "this or that" match, is recorded and the Top 10 are displayed at the bottom of the page.



I developed this today and there may be some little bugs so please feel free to report them in here but as a whole it is working and I hope you guys like it!



Make sure your Garage info is up-to-date as we are pulling the data straight from it :D. You can do so by going to the Garage by clicking the Garage link in the Navigation or going to: http://foreverpontiac.com/garage/



After your information is up to date, CHECK OUT GARAGE THIS OR THAT @: http://foreverpontiac.com/Garage-TOT/



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When I vote on a "this or that" another one shows up. Do you just keep going or do they stop eventually? Also, I had one where the same car was in "this" and in "that".


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When I vote on a "this or that" another one shows up. Do you just keep going or do they stop eventually? Also, I had one where the same car was in "this" and in "that".

It keeps going. The same car shouldn't be but the same person could potentially accidently have added their car twice, we ha e no control over that :(

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It keeps going. The same car shouldn't be but the same person could potentially accidently have added their car twice, we ha e no control over that :(

Ok, thanks... BTW, I really like this new feature you came up with!

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Some photos show the broken link symbol for me, other than that, cool addition!


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Kept clickin on N on thinkin this has to end soon. Finally gave up. Nice feature.


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Kept clickin on N on thinkin this has to end soon. Finally gave up. Nice feature.

:rofl: Thanks! There are 134 cars in the garage so potentially 17,822 possible match combinations :D

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Its weird, some cars seem to come up all the time and other almost never. Is it formulated so a users car is less likely to show up if they are voting? I haven't seen my Phoenix once but then again, I have seen the Super A 3 times haha


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Its weird, some cars seem to come up all the time and other almost never. Is it formulated so a users car is less likely to show up if they are voting? I haven't seen my Phoenix once but then again, I have seen the Super A 3 times haha

Nope, completely random. I did remove users with no pictures but that's it.

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Yeah it prompted me to vote for this black camaro from Florida 8 times. Fortunately there were other cars available for voting.


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Yeah it prompted me to vote for this black camaro from Florida 8 times. Fortunately there were other cars available for voting.

Must have been some cool guy's Camaro ;)

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Not really but it was a toss up between that and a Farmall tractor. I picked the tractor.


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The Farmall is the easter egg haha

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The Farmall is the easter egg haha

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It haunts me I swear...

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BAAAWK BAAAWK...Sorry that's Cadbury Eggs.


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moink! wait, what are we doing? :lol:


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Man there's some cool cars on here. And a few folks (looking your way Rob Johnson and PontiacGirl...) are very spoiled kids with too many choices to drive on a given day!

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