Category Filter for Story Favorites and Alerts/Follows

23 Aug

Replacing the deprecated category sorting option we had before, we are introducing a more useful and powerful category filtering option to the story management pages for both Favorites and Alerts/Follows. This should help those with hundreds if not thousands of favorites/follows in various categories.


  1. DocX send limit has been increased to 100.
  2. Favorited stories management page now has a “Category Filter” option.
  3. Followed/Alerted stories management page now has a “Category Filter” option.


  • (mobile) Broken links in some areas of the communities section.

Posted by on 08/23/2012 in alerts, docx, favorites


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87 responses to “Category Filter for Story Favorites and Alerts/Follows

  1. TJG

    09/08/2012 at 6:10 am

    What’s happening? We’ve had a very poor sort function for over a month now, but even that seens to have given up in the last couple of days. Sorting by ‘story update date’ now produces a list of mixed date updates. Please look into it urgently.

  2. Roozette

    09/13/2012 at 11:32 am

    Did you fixing this also remove your ability to see when someone reports a fic as plagiarized? Has your email address changed?

  3. Bob

    11/26/2012 at 7:58 pm

    Would you please add a category filter for one-shots?
    In- progress/ Complete/ One-Shot
    Sometimes I am just looking for a quick read.

  4. Faith

    12/24/2012 at 1:06 pm

    why can’t i access anything on my Fanfiction account page? i can’t open docx, pm, or anything. is there some trick to it all that im missing?

  5. Amegyir

    01/10/2013 at 9:23 pm

    Is there any way for the mobile version of to filter stories by if they are complete or not? Sometimes I am just looking for a story that is definitely finished. We have this on any regular computer (by filtering with the status option), why not the mobile version as well?

  6. Atem's Sister Atea

    06/02/2013 at 2:28 am

    If I may, I have a few suggestions for the filter for both Favorites and Story Alerts:

    1) A filter for Story Status. Like if a story is either Complete or In Progress.

    2) A filter for how many chapters are in a story. Some people would like a quick read now and then.

    3) A filter for whether or not a story on either list is a crossover. Filing crossovers with the single category stories can be a bit confusing for some users.

    I hope you guys take these suggestions into consideration. I am but a simple authoress trying to help improve this awesome site for her and her follow authors….

    • Klaus Schilling

      09/13/2013 at 2:08 am

      Being a oneshot does not mean that it is a quick read. The limit is 9 MB, which allows for novels like War And Peace to be posted as oneshots.


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