Wow, itch.io positive has modified rather a lot because it first got here out! Beginning at the moment everybody now has entry to a model new video games feed. In the event you’re logged in, you could find your private feed right here: http://itch.io/my-feed
In the event you don’t have an account but you may try the featured feed right here: http://itch.io/featured-games-feed
Learn on for the highlights:
Now’s a greater time than ever to start out following your pals and favourite builders on itch.io. Anybody you observe will now contribute to your personalised timeline with the issues they do on itch.io. This consists of issues like creating new video games, updating present video games (like setting a brand new value or updating the sport’s description), including new sport information, including a demo, including new screenshots, creating collections, including video games to collections, and ranking video games!
Simply click on the My feed button within the header to get entry to your feed. (For the builders, you could find a hyperlink to your sport administration panel within the drop down menu)
Your personalised feed web page adjustments barely relying on the way you’ve used itch.io thus far. In the event you haven’t adopted anybody but, or your feed is simply empty, it will likely be full of occasions from customers which were featured by itch.io. Moreover a useful banner explains the situtation:
Along with the feed there’s a column of beneficial actions on the best. In the event you haven’t completed establishing your account you may see some useful recommendations on the highest:
In the event you’re new to itch.io then you definately’ll discover featured video games from the homepage there. In the event you’ve been round for some time then you definately may see Video games to charge and Customers to observe.
The Video games to charge sections lists some video games you’ve downloaded or performed however haven’t rated but. You possibly can rapidly charge the sport, or in the event you desire to not see that sport, dismiss it.
The Customers to observe part suggests some customers you may wish to observe. In the event you’ve bought a sport or rated a sport extremely then the developer’s identify may present up right here. Moreover, to present you some context, a number of the developer’s hottest video games are listed beneath their identify. Just like the video games part above, you may dismiss any customers you don’t wish to see.
Within the header of the web page you could find new Following and Followers counts. Be at liberty to click on both to be taken to a brand new web page the place you may handle your follows from a single location.
Phew that’s rather a lot! We’re not achieved but, lets try a person occasion:
Clicking on the date of the occasion will take you to a everlasting hyperlink for the occasion that you may share. To the best of the date you’ll discover a couple of icons. Relying on in the event you created the occasion or not the icons is perhaps completely different. Everybody has entry to the center. In the event you see an occasion you want click on the center to love it!
If the occasion belongs to you then you have got entry to delete and edit buttons. Be at liberty to delete an occasion in the event you suppose it’s not related or helpful to your followers.
The edit button allows you to change the textual content of the occasion. By default itch.io writes a bit of blurb summarizing what occurred. If you wish to be extra particular or reveal some extra data then click on the edit button and add your personal textual content. You possibly can even add textual content to occasions that may usually not have an outline.
itch.io begins you off with three completely different feed tabs. Your personalised one, the featured video games feed, after which the worldwide feed. The featured video games feed consists of video games which were featured or tagged by itch.io sooner or later. The worldwide feed is every part occurring at itch.io.
That’s all for now.
Get pleasure from the brand new video games feed!