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  1. 513 votes
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      under review  ·  23 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Make the games searchable by start date!

      If I have a specific date in mind I want to start a challenge (i.e. New Year's Day, birthdate, first Monday of the month, etc.) it would be great to be able to search for an existing game by the starting dates instead of sorting through "future games". That way I can quickly know if I need to start a new one myself!

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        under review  ·  43 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Running total of number of winners as they're verified

        It would add a little excitement at the end of the game if we could see a running total of the number of winners as they're verified during the last 48 hours (the weigh out period). i.e.

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          under review  ·  8 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Calorie count Integration

          I saw the intergration with runkeeper. It would be great to have the ability to calorie count the daily food intake for your height/age. It is a major factor in helping individuals looks weight.

          for example: myfitnesspal.com

          190 votes
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            126 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            planned  ·  Alison W. responded

            If you would like us to integrate with My Fitness Pal, we need your help! Please write to MFP through the below link in their Feedback section and let them know you are interested in a connection with DietBet. Hopefully we can win them over!

            http://www.myfitnesspal.com/welcome/contact_us

          • Select the amount to payout

            It would be nice to select the amount to be paid out. I'd like to just pay out the original bet amount but keep the extra in my DietBet account. :)

            162 votes
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              under review  ·  8 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Make new games varying the percentage lost, instead of just 4%

              As I am close to my weight loss goal, I do not want to jump in and lose 4% in a month, or even a full 10% in 6 months. I would love a game where I could lose 2% a month, which is doable for me at this point. Some of us may only have 10% (or less) left to lose and it would be nice to have a game that we can do, that takes the weight loss a little slower.

              139 votes
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                11 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Dietbet percentage

                I suggest DB takes it's percentage up front before $$ go into the "pot" so the pot reflects a more accurate number for winnings.

                134 votes
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                  under review  ·  6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Pledges

                  I sometimes want to join a game, but there is only one member or just a few. I don't want to join until there are more. If others are thinking like me, then we will never join, though we would have if we had known the others were interested.

                  Now I'm running my own DietBet with a high bet price. I know many people would be interested in joining, but only if others were committed to joining too. I wish people could click something that says, "I pledge to join this DietBet if the number of pledges gets up to…

                  131 votes
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                    under review  ·  11 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Add a search capablity to find comments/posts made in a game

                    I find many times I want to go back to a recipe someone posted or an answer to a question and there is no easy way to find it short of manually searching through potentially weeks of comments which on an active board is next to impossible. A search capability would be so nice!

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                      under review  ·  8 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Offer a Couples DietBet Game

                      This would be a pair's only dietbet. Each person weighs in and has their own amount to lose but both people in the couple (significant other's, friends, whatever) have to reach his/her goal in order for them to win as a team.
                      This would be more motivating for each person because no one wants to be responsible for making the team lose.

                      91 votes
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                        under review  ·  5 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Display a map so players can see where other players are from (regionally or state based)

                        Display a map on the web-site and within the mobile app where players can tag their city or state, so we can see where other players in our game are, and connect to other folks in the same area more easy.

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                          under review  ·  6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Running total on how many miles our group is exercising!

                          I love reading how everyone is working so hard. I *WISH* DB had a running total on how many miles our group is walking, running, swimming, hiking, biking, lifting, etc, etc, (like they do for 'lbs lost'). THAT would be an incredible number to see rising minute by minute!!!!

                          68 votes
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                            under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • have a bet to hold us accountable to working out.

                            Whether it's incorporated into existing bets, or a seperate bet altogether, I would love to have motivation to go to the gym. Perhaps having an affiliation with gyms across the country, or an app that tracks GPS acceleration for those that work out at home. That would be awesome.

                            60 votes
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                              planned  ·  9 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Have a calendar view of games you are enrolled in and upcoming games

                              This way you could see the start and end date of all the games you are enrolled in (therefore making it easier to link challenges together) and also have the ability to click on certain days and see if there are any games scheduled to start that day.

                              51 votes
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                                under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Gift cards!!!

                                I want to gift a friend their first DietBet.

                                47 votes
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                                  started  ·  2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Sync to MyFitnessPal

                                  Sync to myfitnesspal

                                  44 votes
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                                  • Receive payouts through Google Wallet/Amazon e-gift cards

                                    A lot of people have expressed disdain for PayPal. I would love to be able to receive payment through Google Wallet or Amazon e-gift Cards. I actually use those market places

                                    40 votes
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                                    • Invite friends from one bet to the next

                                      You should really add functionality that allows me to invite people who I classified as friends on a current bet to join the next. I don't know their email addresses, so can't use that functionality. Seems you're missing out on possible extra revenue.

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                                      • MVP player should be changed

                                        MVP should not be the person who invites the most people. it should be the person who participates in the challenge the most interactivly IE person who supports the others the most by commuting on their post liking others post ect.

                                        36 votes
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                                          under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Have a gifting, sponsor option

                                          I would like a way to motivate my players that didn't win in the previous round with the chance to win their fee into the next round, using something like diet bet chips.

                                          32 votes
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