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Things that would make TeenInk a better place

November 4, 2009
By ILoveCoffee BRONZE, Airdrie, Other
ILoveCoffee BRONZE, Airdrie, Other
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Many things could be improved on TeenInk. Some examples would be:
-The ability to access your work while it is still pending approval
-An indicator to tell you the approximate or average time you will have to wait until your work will be approved
-the ability to subscribe to a certain section or forum
-Removal of ads for people who are currently subscribed to TeenInk
-Making a mobile version of TeenInk
-An option to receive your TeenInk subscription digitally
-Maybe the option to change how the website looks(themes)

The inability to see your work while it is pending approval has caused me many troubles. One of our assignments in school was to submit a piece of writing to TeenInk and have it published. Due to the time it takes to have your work approved and the inability to see your work, I failed my assignment. I hope to see that these ideas will be implemented in the future.

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This article has 3 comments.

Meko8195 said...
on May. 12 2011 at 10:53 am
Meko8195, Dover, Pennsylvania
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Favorite Quote:
The pressure makes us stronger, the struggle makes us hunger; the hard lessons make the difference...and the difference makes it worth it.

I would love it if i could edit my pending work. I just wrote something and i relized i made mistakes..... what? :( and also i have no clue how long it will take to be approved and i woud like to know. even if its just an estimate.

TheJust ELITE said...
on Oct. 16 2010 at 10:07 am
TheJust ELITE, Ellenton, Florida
254 articles 202 photos 945 comments

Favorite Quote:
"I feel that a hero is somebody who will stand up for their values and what they believe in and that can take any form. People that have values and have thought them through rather than those who just do what they’re told."-Skandar Keynes

"When it’

The only problem with that is that many times they probably don't know how long it will take. They get tons of articles/art everyday and not a lot of people. It's not logical to ask them to give an approx. time.

But something that needs to be added, is -just as kaseyparks said- the ability to delete your work. I have so many things that I've posted a while ago and can now see aren't very good which I would like deleted but can't.

on Nov. 14 2009 at 12:32 pm
kaseyparks PLATINUM, Houston, Texas
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i agree! also, to be able to delete your work / edit it