Site Feedback (Archive)

A spot for users to report technical issues, as well as make suggestions for new features they'd like to see on Chowhound.


Email Notifications

by ferdinand 1 year ago

My problem is that despite "following" various threads, I have stopped receiving any notices/e-mails from Chowhound.

Can't include links in article

by Mlchur 1 year ago

I would like to include links in an article I'm writing. However, I don't see how to highlight words and insert hyperlinks. When I highlight a word and then right click, nothing happens. The headin...

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Comments aren't loading, or scrolling properly

by Seitan 4 years ago

Not sure if this is two different problems or if they are related. When I go to read a topic and there are say 32 comments, I'm only able to read 6 or 7 and have to wait for more comments to load. ...

Email Notifications

by kateq 2 years ago

My problem is that despite "following" various threads, I have stopped receiving any notices/e-mails from Chowhound.

Retiring Site Feedback in Favor of the new "Site Discussion & Announcements" Community

by patsully 1 year ago

Hi all, Adding a pointer here to make sure you are aware of our post announcing the new "Site Discussion & Announcements" community. Please click through to comment in the new discussion where ...

Why are new Site Talk posts NOT visible under “Latest Discussions”

by saregama 1 year ago

Well, what the subject says. It would be more effective (especially if you’re looking for feedback) for everyone to be able to see recent Site Talk posts the same way one sees all other recent p...

"This website is under heavy load (queue full)"

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Anyone else seeing this error message? It's been intermittent since I signed on about a half-hour ago. And when the site is up, it's running very slowly.

Lost my post due to heavy load and queue

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

I just lost a photo story after hitting the next step button, then adding tags and attempting to post. The error message said that load was too heavy. When I hit the back button, the only thing tha...

Profile "comments" error message

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Want to make sure you're aware that the url for viewing comment posts on a profile, both my own and others, has not been working for several days or more. When I entered it into the website link fi...


by masha 1 year ago

Since the weekend, there has been an influx of spam posts with links to various dubious "health & wellness" web articles. The spamster(s) (bots?) keep changing there usernames once the Mods ident...

Our spam detection has flagged your post

by dwlloyd810 1 year ago

"Our spam detection has flagged your post, so it will not appear on the site until one of our moderators has approved it. Thanks for posting." I see messages like this often when I comment on va...

Bad Request Error

by TastyReuben 1 year ago

Anyone else having a problem viewing the "What's For Dinner #424" topic? Every time I click it (iPhone XR and Safari), I get this error: Bad Request Your browser sent a request that this s...

Trouble Posting with Chrome

by jaded_toast 1 year ago

For the past year, I have not been able to create posts. I was trying to post some questions for a previously-upcoming vacation. I logged in for the first time since today, and the problem still ex...

Why aren't Chowhound recipes formatted to print properly?

by mickimarlene 1 year ago

Why is Chowhound's website not set up to print recipes properly? There is a whole lot of empty spaces between the recipe name and the remainder of the ingredients/method. It's ridiculous and as m...

Conflict of Interest Policy?

by kej 1 year ago

I just read Joey Skladany's story that reads like almost an ad for Triscuits. I noticed that he mentions a trip to learn about the cracker's origins, and I was wondering who paid for that trip. ...

Can't post photos from iPhone *or* desktop

by migmigmig 1 year ago

wow, must be me? I can't post photos from either my iPhone 6 (latest iOS) or my laptop (doesn't work on Chrome *or* IE.) hitting the "add photos" link produces no results.

Flagging on iPhone

by hyperbowler 1 year ago

Doesn’t work for spam, vulgar, etc., only allows “other” option.

My Feed Issue

by TastyReuben 1 year ago

Ok, this is getting really frustrating. I have My Feed set to follow exactly one topic, Home Cooking. However, when I click My Feed to read the latest postings, I have things from Restaurants &...