The Steem News @ 12 September 2019

in #steem10 months ago (edited)

SteemPress launches its new roadmap and strategy for mass onboarding.

The Steem Foundation gives an update, @aggroed talks Nodes, MinnowBooster goes for the burn and @pharesim looks at curation and autovoting.

And there is news from SteemPeak, Sonic Groove Live, Build-It, Hyperspace and @thecryptodrive...

1. SteemPress releases strategy for mass onboarding

SteemPress has released its updated roadmap and growth strategy focusing around onboarding the masses.

Its roadmap includes new solutions...

  • A quality-focused referral program targeting specific growth segments.
    Instant sign up to engage with content for new visitors.
  • A curation policy and voting guidelines built to encourage and support user and community growth.
  • Gamification and positive reinforcement through design.
  • Connect users to community projects, support their growth, and offer chances to contribute to shared goals.

@ecoinstant has responded to the SteemPress post with his ideas for Guest Accounts, similar to what SteemPress is implementing...

2. Steem Foundation Board Meeting

The Steem Foundation has published the minutes of its latest Board Meeting.

The board members of the Foundation are currently @bluefinstudios, @alexvan, @guiltyparties, @shadowspub, @upheaver, @aggroed and @eonwarped...

3. Nodes for everyone

If you are confused about Nodes, top 20 witness @aggroed has produced a guide to the different types - Seed Nodes, Witness Nodes, Compact Broadcast Nodes, Full RPC nodes...

4. MinnowBooster goes for the burn

Following the changes of Hardfork 21/22, the @MinnowBooster service has announced changes to its operation including the automatic burning of 5% of each fee received...

5. In search of real curation

Witness and founder of the new manual curation service @curangel, @pharesim discusses the issues around curation, autovoting and the EIP post hardfork 21...

6. SteemPeak SPS Proposal#2

Following the successful funding of its first proposal to the Steem Proposal System, SteemPeak co-founder @jarvie gives an update on the progress of their second proposal...

7. Sonic Groove Live adds Communities Choice

Sonic Groove's new weekly music contest, @sonicgroovelive, has added a Communities Choice Award...

8. Build-It - new DIY platform for Steem

@build-it has launched a new DIY platform on Steem - Build-It powered by the a Steem-Engine token BUILD...

9. Steem in Hyperspace

Witness @guiltyparties has set up a Steem community on Hyperspace (formerly Synereo)...

10. Write about Apples

To counter the drop in organic traffic to Steemit top 20 witness @thecryptodrive is encouraging steemians to write posts about currently topical and 'search engine attractive' topics like the recent launch of new products from Apple...

Note - This is the first edition of Steem News to be published via This is to take advantage of their drafting and templating facilities, as well as allowing 10% of the post rewards to be burnt by setting a beneficary to @null. Thank you @steempeak

KEY DATA [ from CoinMarketCap & @arcange ]

(change on previous day in brackets // n/c = no change)

Steem price US$ 0.157 13 Sep '19 00:43pm UTC
SBD price US$ 0.800 13 Sep '19 00:43pm UTC
CoinMarketCap Ranking #81 (-1) 13 Sep '19 00:43pm UTC
FCAS Score 802 (+3) / A / #20 13 Sep '19 00:43pm UTC
No. of Whales 37 (n/c) 11 Sep '19
No. of Orcas 342 (+1) 11 Sep '19
No. of Dolphins 2132 (+5) 11 Sep '19
No. of Minnows 9262 (+3) 11 Sep '19
Alexa rank ( #6,720 (-39) 13 Sep '19 00:48pm UTC
Unique visitors ( 193,426 / day 13 Sep '19 00:48pm UTC
Page views ( 473,894 / day 13 Sep '19 00:48pm UTC

Follow @penguinpablo, @steem-data & @eforucom for more statistics.

Visit the Steem Meetups & Events Calendar for a full list of meetups coming up...

This is #171 (12 Sep '19) of this daily news service.

Please let me know of any important posts or key data that should be included. Comment below or message me on Discord Pennsif#9921

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