Welcome to Section Eighty 3.0

Started by Slyk, Nov 11, 2018, in Issues & Announcements Add to Reading List

  1. Slyk
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    Slyk

    God made a prophet.

    Nov 11, 2018
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    Welcome.

    3.0 is us really taking a step back and re-evaluating what a forum should be, versus what has largely become a cookie cutter standard of visual & feature content. Every function, feature, screen, and activity has been re-worked -- mostly entirely from the ground up. We tried to keep (and build upon) as many familiar concepts as possible, while introducing a cleaner experience that invokes more discussion in a quicker, easier way.

    Shoutouts to Loyalty for getting the ball rolling and being available for the many (often stupid) coding questions I had along the way and for doing the heavy lifting and day-long coding sessions when I couldn't at times, to Koolo for never wanting to see this fail and for keeping things afloat while I was neck-deep in 3.0, and to Hasman for blessing us with a visual foundation to run with -- if it weren't for the sheer beautiful concept that was crafted, I very likely wouldn't have seen this through (that's truth). And last, but very not least shoutout to all of the Staff who have provided input, testing, images, writings, & feedback throughout the last year and a half of progress. As of a few days ago, there were over 3,000 replies to the several 3.0 related discussion threads in the staff sxn.

    To give a little context, 2.0 launched January 18th, 2016, and we had already started a thread on January 3rd (pre-launch) discussing what we were then calling "version 2.5"...and almost all of those ideas were morphed over time and implemented into what you see in their final 3.0 version here today.

    I've easily put more of myself into this than any personal project I've undertaken before. And it’s easily taken 10x’s the number of development hours as 2.0 did. I really hope you like it. Sorry for the wait.
     
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  2. Loyalty
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    Loyalty

    we go hard on earth

    Nov 11, 2018
    Hello everyone! Thank you all for your loyalty and sticking with us over the years, especially those of you who've been here since 1.0! I'm glad to be apart of this place and was happy to work on 3.0 until Slyk took it over and did 99% of the work. Shoutouts to all of the staff that helped out in their own ways and everyone else who had their own ideas over the past few years of what they wanted to see in a forum.

    Enjoy the new features, layout, etc. and of course provide feedback along the way. Tag Help or any of us individually if you need anything. Thanks for being a great community.

    :hobbes:
     
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  3. Koolo
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    Koolo

    SAS IS THE NEW KANYE

    Nov 11, 2018
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  4. Worm
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    Worm

    Big Perm Big Worm

    Nov 11, 2018
    Hi, my name is Worm and S80 3.0 cured my intimacy issues and made me handsomer
     
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  5. Proto
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    Proto

    drippin so pretty

    Nov 11, 2018
    where the heck is night mode
     
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  6. Backroad Bobby
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    Backroad Bobby

    I Believe

    Nov 11, 2018
    With 3.0 out does this mean Detox is gunna come out?
     
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  7. Koolo
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    Koolo

    SAS IS THE NEW KANYE

    Nov 11, 2018
    Jordan died for this
     
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  8. Alchemist34
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    Alchemist34

    DO MY HEAD

    Nov 11, 2018
    Turn the lights off fakkets my eyes hurt. It just refreshes when i click on theme
     
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  9. FlameEffex
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    Nov 11, 2018
    When the f--k did we get ice cream!?
     
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  10. Koolo
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    Koolo

    SAS IS THE NEW KANYE

    Nov 11, 2018
    Night theme will follow very soon
     
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  11. Alchemist34
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    Alchemist34

    DO MY HEAD

    Nov 11, 2018
    we talking days or hours?
     
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  12. Alcoholic Grunge Stan
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    Nov 11, 2018
    wont post till night mode my eyes are dying
     
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  13. Alcoholic Grunge Stan
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    Nov 11, 2018
    but other than that its cool
     
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  14. KLD3816
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    KLD3816

    Love yourz.

    Nov 11, 2018
    This shit killing me
     
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    KLD3816

    Love yourz.

    Nov 11, 2018
    Daredevil season 3 was too trilllll
     
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  16. Slyk
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    Slyk

    God made a prophet.

    Nov 11, 2018
    handful of days.
     
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  17. Slyk
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    Slyk

    God made a prophet.

    Nov 11, 2018
    dark theme is #1 following any immediate bugs. let me exhale.
     
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  18. lenno64
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    Nov 11, 2018
    Will hopefully get to check it out more. But work currently has it blocked meaning less time on the internet
     
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  19. Worm
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    Worm

    Big Perm Big Worm

    Nov 11, 2018
    I'm still seeing @dna hits posts...I was under the impression we were phasing that out in 3.0?
     
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  20. JFK
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    JFK

    Bleach on my t-shirt

    Nov 11, 2018
    SICK
     
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