Ownership of suggestions

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Rebecca Gowland
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When submitting an idea there should be the option for a user to add their email address to be able to get notifications of any changes to their request. Currently when you suggest a data set, there is no confirmation that the idea has been successfully submitted or a way to easily find out the status of your request.

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Submitted by open-ouvert on August 01, 2014 - 6:28 PM

Thank you for the comment. That is an improvement we can work towards for future data.gc.ca development. Currently at the data.gc.ca blog, you can submit your e-mail address as part of the registration process for an interactive data.gc.ca account. We could bring this option into our Idea Dialogue, so that users can track the responses to their suggested ideas.