A Few Improvements to Group Chats

Today, group chats launches on Deadspin. We'd discussed the goals of group chats - by putting the author's discussions first, it provides "a space for author and reader, author and source, author and critic to speak on even footing". But how does it actually work? Here's a quick explainer. » 3/04/14 12:00pm 3/04/14 12:00pm

Introducing group chats in Kinja

You'll see one big difference in Kinja 1.2, apart from the improvements in the loading of pages. On most news sites there is a divide between the original piece and the comments; a chasm between author and readers. In the latest release of Kinja, by contrast, the base unit of content is not a standalone article but an… » 2/06/14 9:00am 2/06/14 9:00am

Improving the Writing Experience: Testing a New Mobile and Tablet…

Today, we began rolling out a new version of the mobile and tablet editor (the form you use to write and submit posts and replies). Right now it's available on one of our community sites, OppositeLock, and will be rolling out Kinja-wide in the next one to two weeks. » 8/05/13 6:00pm 8/05/13 6:00pm