Chat & Forum Week
As part of this weeks Chat and Forum week, I've taken some time to reach out to a few chat (https://www.deviantart.com/chat) regulars and ask them a few questions about their experience on the chat network. Hopefully you'll find their answers to be informative and perhaps even inspiring enough to get you to venture out into the chat (https://www.deviantart.com/chat)s as well.
How long ago did you discover that DA has chatrooms?
DeviantArt introduced the chat network back in August 2004 deviantART v4; Fournando be dAmned as part of deviantART version 4. Since then, the chat network has been an essential part of the site for many users over the years.
On DeviantArt, your deviations are paramount, and we want to present them in the best way possible, even in thumbnail form. Over the past few months, we've been working on a new thumbnail grid that maintains the integrity of your deviations, no matter their dimensions or content types. Our goal is to be better at displaying art than any other site on the Internet.
Problems We’re Solving
We can do better than the current thumbnail grid, which includes uneven or irregular gaps between deviations. These gaps don't have any visual rhythm, causing your eyes to jump all over the place. Some content types, including literature, journals, pix