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!