Ethereum World v0.2 Release – What’s New?


Hello Ethereans! 👋

We’re excited to announce {that a} new model of Ethereum World is dwell!

We’ve teased you about upcoming options in earlier newsletters, and now they’re right here! We invite all of you to discover this new model and be part of our epic journey of making the brand new dwelling of thoughts for Ethereum! 👩‍🚀

The refactoring  🧱

The main factor of this launch is the entire code refactoring. This is the method of restructuring the prevailing code to enhance the design, construction, and implementation of the framework that makes Ethereum World attainable.

Re-architecting the completely different bricks that make our code was a multi-month effort that required quite a lot of mind juice and an insane quantity of espresso! ☕️☕️☕️ We’re now very glad to have reached this main milestone because it unlocks new prospects for Ethereum World.

Additionally, many libraries had been modified on this course of to allow UI/UX options that had been laborious to implement beforehand, corresponding to optimistic updates. This means:

  • considerably sooner web page loading and long-awaited options corresponding to hyperlink previews in posts
  • much less advanced and simpler to learn code.

With this launch, we have laid the foundations for constructing with Ethereum World. Developers will quickly be capable of unleash their creativity and construct the apps, widgets, and integrations that can push the social community to its subsequent part. We are very near the purpose the place we are able to all co-create our very personal flagship web3 social community! 🚀

The cool new stuff 🧸

The new launch comes with a listing of options, enhancements, and fixes that get us nearer to delivering a pleasant web3 consumer expertise. Here’s what’s new!

New Features

  • The moderation app is a set of instruments for decentralized and clear moderating on Ethereum World. A moderation transparency log has been added to this launch. It’s the total log of all of the actions undertaken when a put up or account has been reported 👀
  • Rich previews are generated from hyperlinks posted with Open Graph meta tags
  • Editing and deleting your individual put up or reply is now attainable
  • Reporting an account is now attainable
  • A statistics modal for followers / following is proven on each profile web page
  • Zooming-in photographs is enabled.
The new transparency log

Improvements

  • URL-based modals
  • Configurable report causes
  • History scroll restoration (once you go to the earlier web page, you’ll land precisely the place you left it)
  • Background updates for UI
  • Added persistence to tag subscriptions
  • Added a reactive interface (propagated updates)
  • Added a react-query API flavored hooks for state administration
  • Refactored virtually all the codebase.

Fixes

  • Suggested gadgets from the editor (e.g. mentions) are actually clickable
  • Multiple fixes for the cell and desktop variations.
The new profile pages

Now that we’ve got the stable foundations on which we are able to construct all number of new apps, the subsequent step for Ethereum World might be to open its doorways to the builders in our group. If you are inquisitive about being one of many pioneers of this new paradigm, please be part of our Discord and attain out to us.

Apps will be developed and built-in by anybody keen to counterpoint the social expertise. Here are some potential future integrations:

  • 💬 A non-public messaging app
  • 👍 A voting app
  • ❤ A liking / reacting app
  • 💰 A tipping / funds app
  • 🎁 An e-commerce app

The prospects are infinite in constructing a viable various to centralized social media. In the meantime, we invite all Ethereans to check out this new model, in addition to share the news far and large!

We’re additionally searching for a Community Manager to affix our decentralized workforce. Please move the phrase if you understand somebody who enjoys constructing and nurturing communities. Looking ahead to rising this world collectively! 🌍🌎🌏

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