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+57 votes
in Miscellaneous by pinkunicorn (Moderator) (195k points)
edited by pinkunicorn (Moderator)
DT Matrix, Badge Gen
Profile stats and challenge checkers!
all Features are brilliant :D
Would definitely have to be the bad logs....even though it's a rarely used tool....and it was broken for old logs (treating note logs as find logs, even messing up my find count in the profile stats) this tool makes sure you have an accurate find count on itself.
The Statistic and the challange checker ;)
The Stats and the TB discovering tool ;)
would have to be
1.Challenge Checkers
2. Statistics
3. Badge Gen ( I love using this to give me ideas on what my priorities might be)
Easy of use of Profile Statistics and also the challenge checkers. This saves so much time.

121 Answers

+1 vote
There are so many cool functions on Project-GC, so this question is not so easy to answer...

But I think, my most favorite thing about Project-GC is the profile stats. It makes me creating challenges for me, like completing this or that matrix, get another gemstone badge and so on. And of course I like very much that Project-GC helps me to find those caches that are necessary to fulfil these challenges...

Thanks a lot for all the possibilities this site offers!
I wonder whether programming and maintaining this site has become a full time job for you or do you do all this in your spare time?
by tadaima (12.5k points)
+1 vote

Here are my top 3:

  1. Challenge-checkers
  2. Badge-gen: It is nice to be able check next target to get more point
  3. The main stat page - especially the 'Some numbers' section.
I would also like to congratulate Project-GC as I really like looking at my stats and I wait for the weekly stat update.
by Moore4us (4.8k points)
+1 vote
mon point favori sur project gc est la motivation par les badges
by Chup'a (11.2k points)
+1 vote

projectgc me permet des comparaison et entraides avec des amis qui m'apprennent à jouer de plusieurs facons grace à tous les badges

by Chup'a (11.2k points)
+1 vote

Die BadgeGen, die Werkzeuge (Challenge-Checker) (Karte der Challenge-Caches) (Live-Karte) (Karte - D/T-Matrix) und vieles mehr.

Aber mein Fafo ist Community Support 

Seit gegrüßt aus Belgien 

by Minos2003 (4.8k points)
+1 vote
At the moment; the hidden by month matrix. I hope, I can complete it. :-)

The nex thing is the badge gen and little pictueres with link (banner) in my profile.
by Kruschtel_Bär (440 points)
+1 vote
Well, I love statistics. So the whole project is perfect for me.

I can´t wait every day for the new stats.
by Kodo-Jano (2.4k points)
+1 vote
It is hard to say as there are so many features that i like
by Arnaudd (1.6k points)
+1 vote
One of the many things I really enjoy about this website, is this q&a. Before I found it, there were questions that I couldn't find the answer to, now I can get answers from a range of different views, and people get rewarded for helping me.

I also like the Badge-Gen, which motivates you to go caching and achieve new badges. I like how there is a variety of Badges to achieve that will suit different geocachers.

Another cool feature is the Finders of my caches, in which I see who regularly finds my geocaches.

Project GC is still my favourite Geocaching resource.
by Potatonator (11.3k points)
+1 vote
Challenge checker, live map, statistics, tb discover...
by Rumreisenden (4.3k points)
+1 vote
Live map. Love the fact I can see final locations of solved mystery caches, especially when going to an area for the day to get some other caches or when doing a geo-art. I can print a map of the actual final locations and plan the road route I'm going to take.
by Mike Fitz (5.0k points)
+1 vote
I love this website.  I love that there is a way to log many TBs at once.  And the many statistics you can view.  Oh and of course the challenge checkers!
by SCPA Backpackers (1.7k points)
+1 vote
Project-GC is a genial addition for all geocachers. I like nearly all features. My favourites are the live map. the virtual gps and the County statistics (and map). I will Support this project anyway.
by nico63 (590 points)
+1 vote
I tend to write: Everything! But to be honest, I have some favorite Tools, like the Profile Stats, the map Features (hidden date, D/T Matrix (with Type/size filter) and of course the challenge checkers are really useful.
by Flep98 (1.1k points)
+1 vote
My favorite is DT Matrix - using this tool, I could find missing combination in my matrix.
by Stasiu72 (850 points)
+1 vote

Many features are brilliant - but the one I have found most use currently is the 'needed found date' function with its filterable aspect has given me a variety of targets to aim for over the next year smiley

by Deepdiggingmole (13.8k points)
+1 vote
I like badgegen and my profile stay page
by VDotM (1.7k points)
+1 vote
Badge gen and Challenge checker
by eltopo00 (1.8k points)
+1 vote
The projects are the most interesting for me in these areas:

1. Challange Checkers

2. Bange Gen

3. Statistics

4. DT Matrix
by medvedzl (1.8k points)
+1 vote
I check something on here atleast a couple of  times a week, so to sum it up; I think what I likes the most, is that as a primarily a phone geocacher, I don't have to bother with GSAK as project-gc offers most of what I would use GSAK for. :)
by MAS83 (2.0k points)