This thread has veered into politics and taken up a bunch of moderator time.
Addendum for those who have objected to thread closing: Multiple posts had to be deleted. One of those resulted in a member ban. You may not have seen those posts before they were deleted. A lot of moderator time...
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If you delete it and wait one minute before changing the page, it should clear. Also, if you don't visit the site for more than 24 hours, it should clear. If neither of those works, then using a different browser (eg, Chrome instead of Firefox) may work.
Please note that I did not start the poll and am not bound by its results or by any other requests made on this website. I take all input into account and do what I think is best with the resources I have available.
Yes, the app has problems. Right now I can't afford to do anything about it. I think out mobile website gives a better overall experience and would suggest bookmarking it rather than using the app.
One problem with making New Unread Posts the most obvious option is that people PM me to ask why their threads don't show up when other people's threads do show. They think they are being penalized, and I have to explain that it is because the thread doesn't contain unread (to them) posts.
I moved things around a bit, making Recent Posts more prominent and putting What’s New a level down from that. I think most members will see it as an improvement, but there’s no way to make it suit everyone.
I'm not sure what you mean about taking hold. There is no other step.
You can't block a forum from new posts only, but you can completely block it altogether so that it no longer exists for you by clicking on "Ignore Forum" in the forum view.