Within SharpCloud, you have the ability to provide a “like” or “dislike” on an item, denoted by a thumbs up/down respectively when you view the item. 

 

This can be a useful tool in a workshop or idea collection/feedback when you have a large number of people providing their input on a story.

 

Type of Data Returned

 

It will return the NUMBER of dislikes presently on the item.

 

Examples

 

Wanting to see the total votes on an item, irrespective of up/down votes

 

likecount+dislikecount

 

Using an IF statement to gauge if an item is unpopular

 

IF(dislikecount>5, ‘Unpopular’, ‘No significant dislike’)

 

Gauging popularity of an item

likecount-dislikecount