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Marc Köhlbrugge
Disable unsubscribe confirmation email because apparently it's not a best-practice anymore ( postmarkapp.com/blog/dont-sen… ) despite still being the default by MailChimp #betalist
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Bilal Budhani
Improves infinite scrolling & saves user's view preference #betalist
Bilal Budhani
adds ability to upload custom avatar #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Call with @BilalBudhani about #betalist development
Marc Köhlbrugge
Switch from imgix to self-hosted imgproxy #betalist
🇳🇱 | Founder of CardMapr.nl | Freelance designer and developer

Is this an open-source library? Imgix is making me bankrupt..

Maker of WIP amongst other things.

@Bjornftw Hah yes I was paying them $500/mo as well. imgproxy has both a free and (affordably priced) paid version: imgproxy.net

Marc Köhlbrugge
Don't show uploaded images as squished squares, but "contain" them within the square #betalist /cc @rpish
Marc Köhlbrugge
Review all reported comments and delete any spammy ones #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Delete a shit ton of spam comments #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Add stats dashboard to see what kind of startups are performing best versus worst. In order to aid better curation #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Automatically reject any startup submission with the word "escort" in it (yes, we get a lot of those for some reason) #betalist
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Marc Köhlbrugge
Send email to BetaPage asking them to stop harassing #betalist startups
Marc Köhlbrugge
Add validation to disallow very long website URLs, otherwise the database will throw an exception instead which isn't user-friendly #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Allow startup region to be blank #betalist
Rabia Sitabi
sent @marckohlbrugge recap of important meeting #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Default to recurring (monthly, quarterly, yearly) sponsorships versus one-off #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Increase expedited review pricing from $199/$399 to $299/$499 #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Properly hide text on user avatar #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Properly hide text on user avatar #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
In admin's "newsletter messages" overview, add a link back to the newsletter it was included in #betalist
Marc Köhlbrugge
Add detailed description to invoice PDF #betalist