Currently on Kinja when you add a member to your blog they automatically become a member with no recourse, the user is not notified and there is no way for them to remove themselves from your blog. While this is a fine workflow for legitimate users and members that were anticipating being added, its proved to be…
Tomorrow we’ll be enabling a prototype of an ‘Active Now’ feed for a small number of people and we’re looking for our most hardcore Kinja users to get involved and give us feedback.
Back in April when we launched the profile page we wanted build a place where you could see what your friends, or people you were interested in, were up to on Kinja. Today, we’re enhancing this experience by adding everyone’s Followers and Following lists to the page.
When we launched the dashboard in mid-April it was a big improvement over private pages, but we knew there was plenty to be done to streamline the experience. Today we are launching the next generation dashboard.
If you ask most people about which musical genre Primal Scream fit into they’ll probably think of the electro-psychedelic post rave come-down music from their seminal 1991 album ‘Screamadelica’. This was their big breakthrough and an absolute classic I listen to regularly.
Growing up in suburban England in the early 90’s I had absolutely no interest in rap music or hip-hop culture, how could I possibly relate to what was happening on the streets of Brooklyn? My musical taste at the time was fairly standard indie & rock; Chill Peppers, REM, The Doors etc
Hi All - its been a busy few weeks for Tech & Product, with lots of projects in progress, and more soon to be kicked off.
Hi All - as you know we've been putting a lot of effort into the new editor tool, for those of you that aren't already doing so you can now access the editor behind a feature flag (its still a work in progress with some more tweaks and bug fixes to come):
This weeks Tech/Product update:
Please see this weeks updates:
Hi All - the updates are fairly brief this week as the team has been focused on behind the scenes work:
Hi All - the big news this week of course is the release of our new Global Navigation which is now live across the whole Kinja network. Overall the feedback from users has been very positive, in particular the vastly improved mobile experience. We're keeping track of all the feedback and we'll be making improvements…
Hi All - just a quick Tech update, a more robust update will be coming on Friday:
Hi All - keeping it short and sweet today, please see updates below, enjoy your Labor Day weekend:
Hi All, apologies for the 2 week gap in weekly updates, the NY Tech team made the annual pilgrimage to Budapest to spend time with our Hungarian crew (who proved to be far better hosts than we are).
Hi All - welcome to the weekly Tech Wrap-Up. I just wanted to quickly address site stability over the last few weeks, and questions such as "Why the hell is Tech doing a server maintenance during the day?", "Why do the sites crash every time they do a maintenance?". A couple of weeks ago we had some hardware fail in…
Hi All - please see below this weeks Tech Wrap-Up
Hi All - welcome to this week's Tech Wrap-Up. We've been making some great strides on fixing issues over the last couple of weeks and I hope you're starting to see the improvements in the Editor.