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Slater New Experience πŸ™Œ

Published 3 months agoΒ β€’Β 2 min read

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Hey Slater Squad πŸ‘‹
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For Slater Roundup 28, we have:

  • Slater New Experience Update
  • Community Highlights
  • Spotlight Session Call Outs

Alright - let's go!


Slater New Experience

Thanks so much to the paid members that came to yesterday's talk πŸ™Œ

We will gradually roll this out to users in coming days (just needs some polishing before you get your hands on it!).

As we've said, the New Experience will be rolled out to paid users first before the Playground plan users - we want to reward those who are supporting Slater through it's early stages.

Thank you for all the feedback so far.

What does the New Experience include though?

1) Improve user experience

  • Views: improved views for specific functionality.
  • Files: easy access to all of your Javascript and CSS files.
  • Tabs: work on your files across multiple tabs.
  • Saved states: your editor retains views, tabs, settings and more when you come back to it.

2) Improved Single Script

  • API driven: Slater gets pages from the API rather than the sitemap so you don’t run into Webflow free tier issues
  • Pages: you have more control over pages run specific Slater files.
  • Folders: write javascript to pages in folders.

3) Dashboard

  • Easily search through your projects
  • Know which team members created projects
  • Know which projects you have transferred
  • Know which projects are transferred
  • Earn points for project transferrals on the slater advocates scheme

4) Snapshots

  • Your code is automatically saved for later retrieval

4) Editor settings

  • Configure tab length, font size, colors and more

5) Improved javascript files

  • You Javascript file loads faster
  • Javascript errors remain local to the file

There is plenty more coming including the community library, the advocates program and more but super excited to have so many changes inbound for you all imminently.


Community Highlights

With all the activity behind the scenes, we haven't been sending the newsletter for a couple of weeks so here are some recent highlights from the Slater community!

Pricing Calculator - Thomas Carre

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Multi-step Form - Raed

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Rive X Slater Masterclass - Jeff McAvoy

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Grind Coffee - Josiah DueΓ±es


Fancy Slater Merch?

Simply come on a Slater Session to get sent some exclusive Slater merch!
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Hit reply and let us know:
1) What you have been using Slater for (include links if poss)
2) When you want to do a Slater session


That's all for this week folks!

See you soon,

Slater Team
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