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Lee
Lee

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Are pinned posts a new thing?

Heya

Just wanted to check, I saw it this morning - if they have been there for ages, I am going to give myself a slap.

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Ella Ang (she/her/elle)

Yep! Happy you like!

Shout-out to @rhymes for this one, I believe?

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rhymes

ahahha thanks!

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Lee Author

hey there - just a quick one on pinned posts, should they pin to the homefeed pre authentication?

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rhymes

Hi @lee ! I'm not sure I understood your question, what do you mean?

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Lee Author

Hey @rhymes - when you pin a post, should it pin at the top of the homefeed for everyone regardless of whether they are logged in or not?

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Ella Ang (she/her/elle)

Thanks to Rhymes, I think I can answer this one! The RFC here doesn't show any distinction in behaviour between logged in or not logged in users. Are you experiencing a difference?

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Lee Author

Heya @ellativity - yes - I have 3 articles pinned across each of my Forems but they only show at the top when I am logged in.

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Ella Ang (she/her/elle)

And this is the case for every Forem? I think I'm only signed up to FlowState so could only test it on there (and I can confirm that I experienced the same thing).

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Lee Author

Hi! Yes it is the same on all of them.

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Lee Author

Hey @ellativity 👋🏼 did you mean that the post was pinned when logged in and when logged out?

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Ella Ang (she/her/elle)

It was not visible when I viewed your Forems logged out, but this is a confirmed bug 🪲 so a PR is in process to ensure it is in future. 🎉

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Lee Author

😎

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rhymes

It should be ready now! We merged and deployed github.com/forem/forem/pull/14219 both on DEV and on the Forem Fleet. You will have to update to the latest main for self hosted Forems!

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Lee Author

Looks great Rhymes 🌈

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Andrew Bone

Interestingly, pinned posts do not appear in the latest tab. I wonder if that's intentional?

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Lee Author

🤔

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Andrew Bone

Amazing, I didn't realise they were a thing either.

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Ben Halpern

Did you find this thread because I pinned it?

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Andrew Bone

I did 😁

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Lee Author

This little post has reached it’s only purpose in life.

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Casey 💎

Indeed they are! How cool :)

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Michael Tharrington

I'm loving this feature! It's super helpful.

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Ben Halpern

They are new. I just noticed that my post got pinned over at coss.community 😅

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Lee Author

Brilliant! This is so cool 🤩🙃