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  1. I liked recieving the emails, they just were too frequent! Perhaps if you sent them less often, it would be alright.

    I liked receiving the emails, but they were a little too frequent. Maybe a monthly update would be better?
    Thanks!

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      0 comments  ·  Emails and notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Hello!

      Thank you so much for your kind feedback. We’ve heard a lot of great suggestions surrounding our emails and will certainly be taking yours into consideration. Please don’t hesitate to provide us with additional feedback in the future.

      Sami

    • Convert metric to U.S. measurements and vice versa

      Some recipes use grams instead of cups. It would be great to click on a button and have it automagically generate the user's preferred measurement system.

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        5 comments  ·  Feature Idea  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          0 comments  ·  Emails and notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          Hello – Thank you for reaching out. If you’d like to unsubscribe from Foodily emails or adjust the amount you receive I’d be happy to help you do that.

          Once logged in at Foodily – www.foodily.com – hover your mouse over the circular gear icon in the upper right corner and choose Settings. There you’ll find our notification settings at the bottom of the page. If you’d like to not receive any emails you’ll click all to say OFF. Don’t forget to click Save at the bottom of the page after you make changes. You may also click the ‘Unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of an email from us. Please let me know if you have any questions.

          Best wishes,
          Sami

        • Create a shopping list that we can print from different menus

          I would like to plan my weekly grocery shopping using foodily recipes as the ingredients.

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            1 comment  ·  Feature Idea  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            under review  ·  Chris EldredgeChris Eldredge responded

            Hi Michael,

            Thanks a bunch for this idea. We agree, a shopping list feature sounds like it would be very useful. We’ll definitely consider it! Do you have any other ideas for the site?

          • I Wan an Android App ! Why is it always Iphone / Ipad ?????

            That's it, just the same, but for Android. Nothing special to add here. I don't want my laptop in my Kitchen.

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              6 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • I cannot eat many of the recipes you email me.

              Only forward recipes that meet the food criteria I set to my profile. I cannot eat the recipes you email me due to gluten intolerance, even though they look fabulous!!

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                0 comments  ·  Emails and notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                Hello – Thank you for reaching out! Those recipes that you see in our emails are pulled from the recipes faved by people you follow. In order to control what you see in these emails you’ll have to ‘unfollow’ those people who are faving recipes that aren’t gluten-free. You can do this by visiting their profiles or the Following tab on our Invite page. – http://www.foodily.com/my/friends/invite

                Does that make sense?

                Here’s someone who you’ll definitely want to follow: http://www.foodily.com/u/glutenfreegirl

                Please let me know if you have any additional questions!

              • servings per recipe

                I love the site, but you really need to list the number of servings each recipe makes. Most of the web sites you are getting the recipes from have this info. We could fairly easily figure out nutritional information based off of the ingredients and serving size.

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                  under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Feature Idea  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Make fave-ing and Saving Different

                  I want to have an option to save a recipe without making it a fave. When I fave something it tells my friends that I like the recipe, but really I want to save recipes to try and only fave them if they turn out well.

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                    1 comment  ·  Feature Idea  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                    Thank you so much for the feedback! I certainly understand why you’d like to differentiate saved recipes from favorites. I’ve shared your feedback with the team and we’ll be taking it into consideration.

                    Happy cooking!
                    Sami

                  • stop sending so much spam. It's annoying

                    stop sending so much irrelevant spam. It's annoying

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                      0 comments  ·  Emails and notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                      Hello Alec,

                      Thanks for reaching out. We appreciate every bit of feedback we receive from Foodily members. Are you able to please provide a bit more detail for us so we can more clearly pinpoint the problem? What exactly feels irrelevant to you?

                      And if you’d like to unsubscribe from Foodily emails I’d be happy to help you do that.

                      Once logged in at Foodily – www.foodily.com – hover your mouse over the circular gear icon in the upper right corner and choose Settings. There you’ll find our notification settings at the bottom of the page. If you’d like to not receive any emails you’ll click all to say OFF. Don’t forget to click Save at the bottom of the page after you make changes. You may also click the ‘Unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of an email from us. Please let me know if you have any questions.

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                        3 comments  ·  Feature Idea  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        under review  ·  Shannon RubadoShannon Rubado responded

                        Hi Tobin!

                        Thanks for the suggestion, video would be great, step by step instruction (with a pause button!), I know that would certainly help me! My recipes rarely resemble the final photo in a book or online. Perhaps I am missing a step or two?

                        Do you have a favorite recipe site that currently uses video? If so, please share it with us.

                        Any other suggestions now that you have had the day to play?

                        Thanks!

                      • 20 votes
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                          under review  ·  Shannon RubadoShannon Rubado responded

                          Hi Tyler!

                          Thank you for your suggestion! We have received this one several times; so you better believe we are all over it!

                          Are you enjoying your search results on FOODILY?

                          Happy Friday!

                        • Ability to add links to sites not currently aggregated by foodily

                          I really like your site, my wife and I are always finding, trying and bookmarking recipes because of foodily. One thing that we really find difficult is that we find recipes all over the internet through blogs and some times they are not listed on your site. So we have to keep a separate bookmark in our browser to those recipes. It would be great to have all our recipes in one spot and foodily looks like the place.

                          A great feature for both your users and your website would be the ability to add a link to save a…

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                            under review  ·  Chris EldredgeChris Eldredge responded

                            Thanks a bunch for this idea. A feature allowing users to save recipes not currently indexed by Foodily sounds very useful. We’ll share your feedback with the team and keep this in mind.

                            Glad you’re enjoying Foodily, and please don’t hesitate to let us know if you have any other feedback or suggestions.

                            -Chris

                          • Save preferences such as vegetarian, vegan, without dairy

                            Save preferences so they are automatically included in the search for example if you're vegetarian you can search "pasta" and only vegetarian options come up every time you search

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                              under review  ·  Chris EldredgeChris Eldredge responded

                              Thanks a bunch for this idea. Saving preferences sounds like a very useful feature. We’ll keep this in mind! Other than “vegetarian,” “vegan,” and “without dairy,” are there other search criteria you’d be interested in filtering by?

                              Thanks again, and please let us know if you have any other suggestions!

                            • Translate Recipe details

                              Language translations will add more value to many people around the world. Maybe Google translate API or any proprietary language translations tools will add more value

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                                under review  ·  Shannon RubadoShannon Rubado responded

                                Hi Prem!

                                Thanks for the great suggestion! We agree language translation would add more value and hope to explore that in the future.

                                Do you have any other suggestions for FOODILY?

                              • unsubscribe

                                I want to unsubscribe

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                                  2 comments  ·  Emails and notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                  Hello Guillermo,

                                  Thank you for contacting us. If you’d like to unsubscribe from Foodily emails I’d be happy to help you do that. We realize people have different levels of interest in email communication, so we try to make controlling that very easy.

                                  Once logged in at Foodily – www.foodily.com – hover your mouse over the circular gear icon in the upper right corner and choose Settings. There you’ll find our notification settings at the bottom of the page. If you’d like to not receive any emails you’ll click all to say OFF. Don’t forget to click Save at the bottom of the page after you make changes. You may also click the ‘Unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of an email from us. Please let me know if you have any questions.

                                  Best wishes,
                                  Sami

                                • Annotate recipes

                                  Annotate recipes with user modifications, with the annotation showing up at the relevant point in the recipe, e.g. increasing the amount of spice, omitting ingredient, longer cooking time, etc.

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                                    under review  ·  Chris EldredgeChris Eldredge responded

                                    Hi tempfree,

                                    Thanks a bunch for this idea. We agree — it’d be awesome to annotate recipes with additional instructions. We’ll keep this in mind for the future!

                                    Do you have any other ideas about how we can improve Foodily?

                                    Thanks again for your suggestion!

                                  • 15 votes
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                                    • 14 votes
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                                      • Corporate social responsibility

                                        Partner with Feeding America. Your site would connect well with their cause and offer great exposure for both parties. Getting on board with a non-profit is extremely beneficial for rounding your brand and giving back to those in need.

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                                          under review  ·  Chris EldredgeChris Eldredge responded

                                          Thanks so much for this idea.

                                          We are strong believers in supporting causes related to food. We began supporting SU2C.org even before we launched. As a company, we are still in our infancy. But as we grow, we’re excited to develop relationships with great organizations like Feeding America.

                                          Thanks again, and please let us know if you have any other suggestions for our site!

                                        • Don't want to receive to many emails, it's full of foodily emails

                                          I like foodily but don't want to receive anymore emails

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                                            0 comments  ·  Emails and notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                            Hello Nataly,

                                            Thank you for contacting us. If you’d like to unsubscribe from Foodily emails I’d be happy to help you do that.

                                            Once logged in at Foodily – www.foodily.com – hover your mouse over the circular gear icon in the upper right corner and choose Settings. There you’ll find our notification settings at the bottom of the page. If you’d like to not receive any emails you’ll click all to say OFF. Don’t forget to click Save at the bottom of the page after you make changes. You may also click the ‘Unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of an email from us. Please let me know if you have any questions.

                                            Best wishes,
                                            Sami

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