Curious if anyone has any strong opinions on what they want product wise.

114 sats \ 1 boost \ 1 replies \ @LibrePGP 19 Oct 2021

Top articles. Reddit style. Sometimes I visit the site once every week. I feel like I'm missing the top articles from the week.

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I would love sorting by tipped or factoring tips more into results

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Are you not addressing the current list, before embarking on something new? Not criticising, just asking.

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The list is always tentative and subject to new info for prioritizing. If you’re on here, reading this, and participating I’d prefer to prioritize what you all want.

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A 'Dark Mode' theme please.

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The 'sub topic' should (IMHO) also be implemented, so that the content can start and take on some organisation: there are many very good posts that have simply become buried, which may not have been the case, had they had a 'sub'. As an add-on to this, maybe a way for users to 'follow' a thread?

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#15: Be able to see top posts today, this week, this month :)

And then we could start doing some fun things. Like AMAs with Lightning friendly podcasters or authors? Preston Pysh, @dergigi, BTCSessions, Adam Curry or others. I think that would be really fun to organize, schedule and folks could highlight it on twitter, etc. I did AMA here https://stacker.news/items/2734 and that was lots of fun.

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Yes, more sorting. Thanks for reminding me!

I also had 2 more confirmations (in person) today for doing AMAs. I just have to get brave and ask.

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Some type of DM.

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23 sats \ 1 boost \ 2 replies \ @relc 19 Oct 2021

I really enjoy incentive systems and reward functions. Sometimes a good reward function for humans is visually enhanced by levels, virtual badges, rare emotes or color.

Tips could have some kind of small img depending on value. I know many do not like visually enhanced gaming like reward extra bling because it distracts.

Maybe there is a clean way to make the upvote sats and tips visually more dominant and pleasing without overloading.

I really like the red thing popping up from time to time in the upper corner and the favicon. It triggers me a lot. Somhow i was trained to watch out for it.

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This is good. I’ve always wanted to find a decent book on game reward design but haven’t found The One yet.

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biggest game reward out there is a gamer toplist. like in every good old arcade pinball ;)

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Here are my wants (somewhat prioritized by what would likely be quick to implement first):

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Borrowing another feature from reddit- not sure what % people have their accounts linked to email but I wonder if email notifications for comments might be worthwhile. It might shorten the cycle between comment replies, potentially generating more interactive discussion. Could also provide a potential ad monetization route via email.

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Kind of small but wouldn't mind some clickable JS assists for inserting markdown link URLS and images .. or just a quick and dirty markdown assist cheatsheet that on-click pops up below the textbox like reddit has (rather than having a pop-up to an outside URL in new tab). Maybe a similar emoji insertion assist for non-mobile users.

+1 vote for top of the day/week/month/year/all-time - one of my favorite reddit features.

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(Reddit has something like this that pops-below the comment entry textbox:)

reddit preview

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