Minds is always changing so be aware that this guide and the subsequent tutorials and guides may not always fully reflect where Minds is at given an update makes a significant change. I will try to keep up with these and update them as needed. You can refer to this roadmap for updates on the way: https://gitlab.com/groups/minds/-/roadmap
I will also update here the last time it was updated and the changes:
*Note that Minds tokenomics have changed, you can buy and sell Minds, and you can withdraw but require Minds+ now. Will need to make updates eventually*
💡 September 4th: added table of contents, numbering, formatting, changed order of tutorials, and added descriptions 💡
Hey everyone so this epic resource which I hope will eventually be your go to for everything is going to be a work in progress so that if I'm missing anything people can let me know and request things I cover. I will add everything I have and plan to cover and you can give me feedback!
Before I share the rest of the blogs and vlogs I want to make sure I cover everything I haven't covered previously and I will put all of this into one last video tutorial which will then complete this series.
💡 1. Your Rights On Minds According To Their Bill Of Rights (Blog Only)
💡 2. The Minds Update Roadmap (Minds Video Exclusive)
💡 3. 7 Tips For New Minds Users (Blog Only)
💡 4. The Basics On What You Need To Know About Minds (Blog Only)
💡 5. How The Minds Messenger System Works (Minds Video Exclusive)
💡 6. Understanding The Ranking System (Blog Only)
💡 7. What Are Minds Tokens
💡 8. Changing Your Video Thumbnails On Minds (Minds Video Exclusive)
💡 9. The Difference Between Minds OffChain & OnChain Tokens
💡 10. How To Get Better Results On Minds
💡 11. Everything You Need To Know About Blogging On Minds
💡 12. Boosting Your Posts And Profile On Minds
💡 13. Metamask Setting It Up And How To Use It
💡 14. How To Buy And Sell On-Chain Minds Tokens On ForkDelta
💡 15. Everything Else You Needed To Know About Minds
The Manila Principles On Intermediary Liability:
1. Intermediaries should be shielded from liability for third-party content.
2. Content must NOT be required to be removed without an order by a judicial authority.
3. Requests for restrictions of content must be clear, be unambiguous, and follow due process.
4. Laws and content restriction orders and practices must comply with the tests of necessity and proportionality.
5. Laws and content restriction policies and practices must respect due process.
6. Transparency and accountability must be built into laws and content restriction policies and practices.
This is what's coming out and what's in the works
7 tips to help you get you ready to start your journey on Minds!
This covers the basics of voting, media, metadata, blogs, monetization, boosts, the messenger, groups, security, and privacy.
Going over the messenger system and why you have more than one password. (Hint: it's encrypted so they can't spy on you like Facebook does)
Image for video about Minds messenger
Looking at the how the newsfeed is displayed and how your content and your channel are ranked
We cover what are Minds tokens and how to use them on the platform
(in this I say on-chain tokens aren't worth getting, but really just not from Minds for now which I explain in the ForkDelta video and blog at the bottom)
The basics behind changign your video thumbnail (which aren't obvious)
Explaining the difference between tokens that are offchain (not on the blockchain) and tokens that are onchain (on the Ethereum blockchain) and the differences in them for boosting content. Duly note this has recently changed*
The video covers how to get better results on any blockchain social platform and I do a segment on Minds whereas the blog above just looks at Minds.
This covers all the basics and everything you might need to know about blogging on the Minds publisher
This covers everything on boosting your content on Minds using their tokens
This covers how Metamask works, how to set it up and how it is utilized with Minds for onchain token storage and for boosting.
This covers how you can buy and sell tokens on an unlisted exchange listed below. Beware the volume is so low the price could drastically change or not reflect the real market value.*
Unlisted ForkDelta Minds Exchange URL:
This covers pretty much anything that was missing in the other blogs. If there's anything else missing, comment below!
💡 Minds New Help Center
💡 Minds Bill Of Rights based on https://manilaprinciples.org/
💡 Minds Terms Of Service
💡 Minds Opensource GitLab
💡 Minds FAQ
💡 Help And Support Group
💡 Minds Whitepaper
💡 Early Updates Beta Version
💡 How To Setup Your Wallet With Metamask by @minds
💡 Buying Tokens From Minds by @minds
💡 How To Setup A Wallet Without Metamask by @minds
💡 How Minds Protects Your Privacy by @minds
💡 Announcing Hashtags 2.0 and Rate Limits
💡 Minds For Beginners by @drcassone
💡 A Definitive Rundown On How Many Points And Tokens You Get For What by @Pendordragon
💡 The Mega Minds Token Tutorial by @RealMindsChan
Am I missing anything? Submit guides and tutorials for me to include in the other author section. This will stay up to date as best as possible.
Please if you feel that this has any value in it, share it with others and remind it on your profile. Also please let me know what you think of it in the comments so I know to keep working on this and if you'd like to see something similar for other platforms too.