Web3 provides the chance to reimagine the web and construct new platforms from first rules. That’s precisely what we’ve been doing because the launch of our personal alpha final yr.
In the present day, we’re excited to announce a brand new model of Ethereum World, filled with tons of options that may open the doorways for brand-new apps and experiences!
With out additional ado, let’s dive into what’s new within the newest improve:
- A New Navigation Sidebar ✨
- A Settings Part ⚙️
- Cookies configuration 🍪
- Mild Mode or Darkish Mode? 🌙
- Personalised Feeds 📰
- Ethereum World Apps 🎮
- Different Cool Enhancements 👌
Ethereum World has a brand-new left sidebar making navigation on desktop and cell a lot simpler. The social community expertise will constantly be enriched with new apps and functionalities, and essentially the most important of those might be yours to launch straight from the sidebar. Fasten your seatbelts for brand spanking new experiences coming within the subsequent few months 🚀
Notifications and Bookmarks at the moment are each accessible from the left sidebar.
Ethereum World Apps 🎮
Worlds want love, and so there are a handful of important apps to get Ethereum World spinning.
We’ve added a trusted go-to place to discover, uncover and expertise apps and widgets, straight from the Ethereum World interface. That is the place future integrations with web3 dapps will discover their dwelling 🏡
These integrations are totally reviewed by the AKASHA Basis so you possibly can expertise a safe and pleasant palette of dsocial networking.
A Settings Part ⚙️
Straight accessible from the left sidebar as nicely, the Settings part permits you to handle your account preferences like privateness and look configurations.
Cookies configuration 🍪
We have gotta have important cookies. The clue’s within the title. They’re important to initiating your expertise of Ethereum World, and preserving it safe, secure, and optimized. In case you’re a privateness geek like us, you may discover our Privateness Coverage makes for excellent bedtime studying.
In any other case, right here’s a TL;DR:
- All of us wish to enhance the UI/UX of Ethereum World, this requires us to find out how you’re utilizing Ethereum World
- You determine whether or not or not you want to contribute to analytics
- You’ll be able to change your thoughts at any time
- Your expertise of Ethereum World shouldn’t be impacted by your alternative
We’re utilizing the open-source monitoring service Matomo, in case you select so. Matomo supplies knowledge in a privacy-preserving method and solely to us. No different third get together has entry to the information collected.
We’d respect your suggestions and invite you to debate the subject with us on the AKASHA Discussion board.
Mild Mode or Darkish Mode? 🌙
One of the vital requested options is lastly right here: darkish mode!
If that’s your cup of tea, you possibly can simply allow it underneath “Look” within the Settings menu.
Personalised Feeds 📰
One meta-feed works advantageous when there’s a restricted variety of contributors within the community, however what occurs when Ethereum World grows and handles tens of millions of sayeths (posts) each day?
A brand new part referred to as “My feed” now permits you to reduce by means of the noise and solely browse posts from individuals or tags you comply with.
We’re additionally exploring extra methods to kind by means of posts whereas avoiding the widespread pitfalls of web2 social networks that place engagement on the centerpiece of their algorithms. Would that be an superior hackathon thought? 💡
Different Cool Enhancements 👌
- We’ve improved the visible identification of Ethereum World by redesigning icons
- We’ve added cropping performance to the profile picture editor
- We’ve improved the scalability of profile followers and following
- We have drank pots of espresso and slew many bugs (e.g. now you can add photos from the Safari browser)
Have enjoyable 🤩
We might be releasing additional updates and preliminary documentation over the approaching weeks and welcome all suggestions and involvement from our neighborhood. We’re doing this collectively! 💪
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