A Mild Complaint

Andrew on November 21, 2018

...actually just two problems. As far as I can tell, there is no obvious link to the Dev.To Editor's Guide which (really reads more like an "A... [Read Full]
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It's the little information icon on every post or comment you author?

information icon

I agree it could do with having a link somewhere common, like maybe the footer, but it's on the page contextually where it's needed.

 

Nice! But that's only how it appears on comments. On posts, it's different:

So I propose two things:

  1. A unified UI across posts and comments
  2. Adding all of this info to the Editor's Guide, and making the Guide a permanent fixture on the user drop-down menu.
 
 

You can add a series to your posts by adding the series tag in the front matter of your post. For example:

---
title: Cool title!
tags: some, tags, here
series: The Name of Your Series
---

Your post here...

Just refer to the same series name to add the post to the series. Our great friend Ben here created an entire changelog for it.

 

Ah! I see! And in the V2 editor, you can click on the ... button at the top-right to open this window:

 

Holy crap that's how you do that.

A wholehearted "second" - even discovering "cover_image" was a little tricky. The message "just paste it into your editor" is only half the battle!

 

This PR just got merged to help 🙂

Though I suspect it still may not be fully clear. We need to keep working on this.

 

That actually showed me a lot of things I didn't know. Thanks!

 
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