The Steem News in 10 posts @ 18 April 2019

There was a great big DO on Thursday.

There’s under a week left to vote in the Foundation Structure Proposal elections.

And there’s news from SteemOnboarding, NextColony, the Actifit Mentoring Project, and DTube.

1. A Great Big DO on Thursday – the Recording

The DO show with @pennsif on Thursday had a stellar lineup of guests including @theycallmedan, @anomadsoul (@steemonboarding), @aggroed (Steem Monsters /, @yabapmatt (Steem Monsters /, @starkerz (Oracle-D / Steem Business Alliance) and @fredrikaa (Oracle-D / Steem Business Alliance).

If you missed the show the recording is now available…

2. Foundation Structure Proposal Election ends 24 April

The Steem Alliance Working Group has posted to remind the community that the deadline for voting in the Community Foundation Structure Proposal Election is less than a week away on 24 April.

Voting is open to all – you do not now need to have pre-registered.

3. SteemOnboarding video contest – eSteem

@SteemOnboarding are running another video creation contest. This time for a video about @eSteemapp.

The prize is 3 x 75% from @blocktrades.

4. NextColony – about the Reward Pool

The NextColony team has released an overview of how the rewards pool will work in their new space strategy game.

5. Mentors wanted for Actifit Mentoring Project

Founder of Steem Mentor Teams @rosatravels is now recruiting Mentors for her second mentoring project.

Following the successful mentoring project with @partiko, Rosa is now starting a similar project with @actifit.

6. New features for

Witness developer @holger80 has added new features to his automatic voting tool

7. DTube forever with IPFS

Witness @quochuy discusses how to keep DTube videos alive forever with IPFS.

8. Web Taffic and Alexa comparisons

@lordbutterfly has posted an interesting comparison of web traffic and Alexa ranks for Steemit, DTube, DLive and Whaleshares.

9. The Ramble Steem Witness Chat

@shadowspub has released the recording of the Steem Witness Chat that took place on Rambling Radio on 17 April.

BONUS #1. The Earthship Chronicles audio book coming soon

Earthship expert @eco-alex is about to publish the audio book version of The Earthship Chronicles.

STEEMIT INC #1. The Steemit Podcast [Ep. 2]: Oracle-D

Steemit Inc Head of Communications @andrarchy interviews Oracle-D founders @starkerz and @anarcotech…

STEEMIT INC #2. New advertising partner –

Steemit Inc Business Development lead @birdinc reports that another advertising partner has been signed up –

KEY DATA  [ from CoinMarketCap & @arcange ]

(change on previous day in brackets // n/c = no change)

Steem price US$ 0.422 19 Apr’19 3.05am UTC
SBD price US$ 1.01 19 Apr’19 3.05am UTC
CoinMarketCap Ranking #53 (+2) 19 Apr’19 3.05am UTC
FCAS Score 543 (+3) / C 19 Apr’19 3.05am UTC
No. of Whales 35 (n/c) 17 Apr ’19
No. of Orcas 341 (+1) 17 Apr ’19
No. of Dolphins 1982 (-2) 17 Apr ’19
No. of Minnows 9324 (+3) 17 Apr ’19
Alexa rank ( #5,127 (-3) 19 Apr’19 3.05am UTC
Unique visitors ( 223,995 / day 19 Apr’19 3.05am UTC

Follow @penguinpablo, @steem-data & @eforucom for more statistics.

Visit the Steem Meetups & Events Calendar for a full list of meetups coming up…

This is #136 (18 Apr ’19) of this daily news service.

Please let me know of any important posts or key data that should be included. Comment below or message me on Discord Pennsif#9921

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