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Here are a couple updates that we pushed out this week to improve the user experience here on Okinawa.org's forum. Profile Covers It seems like just about every social network known to man allows you to customize your profile. We asked ourselves, "Why not here?" So, we've implemented profile covers. A demonstration of such can be seen by hovering over this account's name for a smaller view or clicking it to see the full view in the profile itself. A profile cover can be an image or a new...
Marron Matters is a series on our blog that follows Marron, our lovable adoptee from Okinawan-American Animal Rescue Society (OAARS), and her new family around Okinawa to anywhere willing to accommodate pets or where allowed. My wife, who was already interested in Marron, without showing me the picture of her, told me to visit an OAARS event on Kadena one day. Out of the many dogs and cats there, Marron immediately struck my eye and was so friendly—I wanted to take her home right away...
While we initially opened Okinawa.Org with the Okinawa Questions forum, it was formatted in a normal thread view layout. This would almost certainly make finding the best answer out of many replies impossible, for the original poster to the typical visitor coming from a search engine that is also in need of answers. We've introduced a new look and feel to this forum today. It is similar to the functionality of using Yahoo! Answers or any other major Q&A website that you may be familiar...
As of December 31, 2018, Okinawa.Org opens its doors to the public for alpha testing on early release beta software (huh?). We are asking the first members to give us critical feedback on site usage to make it a better place for all interested in Okinawa to use. This site is built on a forum base and maybe a little difficult for some to use, which is understandable as it's not a widely used format these days. Those familiar with the social media network Reddit may find navigating around a...
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