Previously, a we applied a CTA “See more content like this on <name of special section>” to posts included on a Special Section only if the user clicked through from the Special Section. Now, the CTA is always present on all posts linked in the Special Section as long as it is set to Public and targeted to at least…
The UI issues resolved include:
In preparation for the upcoming addition of external promotion capabilities, the native ad code was refactored to unify the system.
When Kinja posts with quotation marks were promoted, the associated creative was appearing in native ad slots with formatting issues. A fix to our promotion flow that rectifies this is now live.
On 1/22/18, we discovered that featured videos were not appearing on Special Sections for non-logged-in users. Today a PR was merged to fix this issue. You can test the behavior by opening codwwii.kinja.com in incognito mode.
This week we are welcoming a new (virtual) team member: the Kinja Deals Bot!