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June 27th, 2016 by James

The Internet Is Dark And Full of Spoilers

With the last AMAZING episode of Game of Thrones behind us, it occurred to me. So many of our members want to talk about Game of Thrones but are cautious about spoiling it for other people. Well fear no more! In record time I’ve added a Spoiler chat room where you can have ...

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June 11th, 2016 by James

Two weeks of SoSa – Things You Might Have Missed

Every week, we’ll be posting a “Community Digest” like this to the blog so every know what’s going on, see discussions and blog articles they might have missed 🙂 Over the next few weeks, these will include great members, conversations we enjoyed, things inside the community and even meetups! A more personalized version of this

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May 28th, 2016 by James

We got through! Also Kickstarter and Games!

We did it! Last week, I asked you all to vote for us in the VOOM competition. Well guess what? We’re through! and now in just a few days, I get to pitch to Peter Kelly (MD of Virgin Media Business), Andy Fishburn (Head of Investment at Virgin), Julie Deane (Founder of the Cambridge ...

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April 5th, 2016 by James

We Need Your Vote

We have entered a voting competition, run by Virgin. Voting ends 23rd of May and we need your vote! How do I vote? Visit https://www.vmbvoom.com/pitches/social-savanna and click the “Vote For Project” button then follow the instructions. What do I get out of this James? Getting through to the next stage helps the community ...

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March 15th, 2016 by James

A little more discussion.

Chat can be a bit fast sometimes right? and discussions a bit lacking. Well, I have great news for you! We’ve updated the discussions area 🙂 The biggest revamp has been the design and it now has much more focus on discussions. You can now comment to your hearts content (previous a limit of 3 levels),

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March 7th, 2016 by James

SoSa Credits

A little while back I spoke to some members about introducing credits on Social Savanna. Something that would let you give back to the community and something that would reward you for amazing comments, discussions etc. Also as a way for those who can’t afford a subscription to still be able to support ...

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February 28th, 2016 by James

Two years of connecting people

It’s crazy to think that I launched Social Savanna 2 years ago as a way of bringing imgurians together. In those 2 years over 80,000 of you have used the site or app to chat, meet and play with people all over the world! 2 years on we’re not just for the ...

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January 11th, 2016 by James

Down for emergency hardware replacement

Hey,Due to an unexpected hardware failure (although I’m not sure when they would be expected). We will be taking down the site shortly for a few hours. If you would like to be informed when the site is back on-line please fill in your e-mail address below. ~James Update: We’re back up!

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December 30th, 2015 by TheSire

Tis the season for sharing

It’s Christmas – well, maybe a few days after – and at this time of year, we like to show our appreciation to our favourite people: you. So, in the spirit of sharing, we made you a thing! A thing to share other things! A sharey thing to share your things with other things that

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October 12th, 2015 by James

Update Week 2, Let’s talk!

Since the start, you’ve been asking for a forum on the site. Starting with adding the questions area we quickly realised that most of you want to have more meaningful discussions with each other. Discussions that can’t be limited to a 140 character question. The chat rooms aren’t for everyone, often fast paced and more

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August 10th, 2015 by James

Social Sharing

As a follow on from opening up, we have now added social sharing to questions and meetups on the site. As we extend meetups and move into groups, hopefully this will allow more of you to invite friends from outside of SoSa to create virtual meetups on the site. 🙂

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August 9th, 2015 by James

We’ve Opened Up!

We’ve opened up. This last year, we’ve had issues with Imgur’s API. Last week, most people we’re able to log in. Based on this and your feedback, we have opened the site up to everyone. After logging in, go to https://socialsavanna.com/settings/#account, and you can now link your account to the following: *     Facebook * ...

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