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Description

Boost your browsing experience with Boost for reddit. Enjoy the best content of the most popular social news site.

Main features
• Intuitive Material Design user interface, highly customizable with thousands of theme colors combinations
• Customize browsing interface per subreddit: Cards, mini cards, image gallery, compact list or slide show to swipe between posts
• In-app media previews: images, gifs, gfycat, gifv, albums and videos with download and share options
• Filter posts by content type: image, album, gif, video, text posts or links
• Filter by subreddit, domain, author or keywords in titles
• Comments highlight and navigation options: Threads, OP, IAmA, Mine, Distinguished, Links, Search text, Search author.
• Beautiful home screen Widget
Moderation tools for subreddit moderators
• And much more!

Switch views
Boosts allows to select different view modes per subreddit:
• Cards with big pictures
• Slide show to swipe between posts
• Image gallery for image based subreddits
• Mini cards with thumbnails
• Compact list and more...
All of them configurable including left-handed mode!

Customizable
Boost supports advanced theme customization:
• Many base colors including light, dark and AMOLED themes
• Select any main color and 70 accent colors from Material Design
• Customize font type, size and color
• Save theme presets
• Switch between day and night modes

Keep your reading position while changing view types, themes or fonts. No refreshing needed!

Filters
• Do you want to only see gifs and videos? With content filters you can show or hide posts based on content: images, albums, gifs, video, text or links
• Filter posts by subreddit, domain, author or title keywords

Comments
• Color coded comments to enhance readability
• Scroll comments with volume keys
• Buttons to navigate between comments
• Expand or collapse comments threads, collapse all to only show top level comments
• Swipe back from comments instead of using the back button

Other awesome features
• Multi account support with secure OAuth2 login
• Split-screen mode for tablets
• Automatic data saving options based on network
• Mark posts as read on scroll
• Upload images in comments, posts or messages
• Change download foldes per file type
• Save full albums or selection of images
• Preview text formatting before submitting
• Save drafts for later use
• Subscribe to subreddits or add to favorites
• Swipe to open Sidebar
• Swipe up to close images
• Create and edit multireddits
• Spoiler support
• Search posts and subreddits
• Quick access to your saved posts
• Modtools
• Tag users
• Friends support
• Sync read posts for Gold users
• Synccit support

More features coming soon!

Go to http://www.reddit.com/r/BoostForReddit for news and discussion on the app!
Boost for reddit is an unofficial app. reddit is a registered trademarks owned by reddit Inc.

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Feb 22, 2016 (almost 3 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 24 days, on average.

Jan 09
2019
(Current)
Version 1.9.0

• New silver/platinum awards
• Highlight new comments since last visit
• Show flair colors and emojis from redesign
• Save your favorite searches
• Reply to posts and comments with secondary account
• Support for search urls and flair filters
• Show Original Content (OC) tag
• Block/unblock users
• Faster thumbnail loading
• And a lot more!

Read the full changelog on app start or visit the subreddit

Jun 26
2018
Version 1.8.0

New indentation style for comments: Lines (Settings-Comments)
Checkbox to include more search results
Cake day support
Option to not show upvoted/downvoted posts (Settings-Reddit preferences)
Option to show media in all subreddits (Settings-Reddit preferences)
Revamped profile screen to show total karma and more info
Added bold typeface in font options
Set Frontpage default sort from Settings-Posts
Consent dialog to comply with GDPR for EU users
Fixed autoplaying not stopping properly

Mar 22
2018
Version 1.7.0

Autoplay gifs/videos
New "Go to" subreddit screen
Set sort per subscription
"Best" sort option
Crosspost support
Revamped "Create post" screen
Bug fixes and performance improvements
Full changelog: https://redd.it/84p44z

Jan 26
2018
Version 1.6.1

Fixed gif loading issues
Fixed subscriptions not syncing after login

Nov 29
2017
Version 1.6.0

Change quality of reddit videos
Preview text posts
New search screen
New adaptive icon
Subscribe from subreddit headers
Change comments color indicators
Copy and rename multireddits
Dim images in read posts
Improved quote style
Subreddits and usernames clickable
Subreddit report reasons
Fixed random not loading more than 25 posts
Fixed memory leak crash while using swipe view
Fixed external links not opening in Boost
A lot of new features and improvements
Full changelog: https://redd.it/7f9jjk

Aug 07
2017
Version 1.5.0

Support playback of v.redd.it videos
Search posts in multireddits
Option to show subreddit header (Settings-General)
Option to show post preview image in comments screen (Settings-Comments)
Change playback speed of videos (Exoplayer feature)
Show post view count
Migration to new Gfycat API
Advanced notification options
Multireddits on top
Fixed hide read permanently
Full changelog: https://redd.it/6r5hrw

Jun 05
2017
Version 1.4.0

Fixed memory leak crash
Updated libraries
Policy-compliant changes

May 18
2017
Version 1.3.3

Table formatting
Show card preview on top (Settings-Views)
Option to blur previews (Settings-Filters)
Branded launch screen
Fixed indent in code blocks
Fixed issue submitting posts and messages
Testing Native ads (Optional, banners available in Settings-About)
Minor bug fixes
More info: https://redd.it/6asti9

May 16
2017
Version 1.3.2

Export/Import settings
Hide posts by flair
Deviant Art support
Reddit Gold: Categorize saved, filter by subreddit/category
Customize body and link colors
Link options by long pressing post button
Lock sidebar in Swipe view
Modtools: Moderate button visible
Modtools: Sticky comments
More options in subreddit search results
Go to parent in single comment thread
Auto load drafts
Hide widget thumbnails
Full changelog: https://redd.it/64lm90

Mar 21
2017
Version 1.3.1

Auto night mode
Mute button in videos
Autoplay gifs in Swipe view
XKCD support
Account age in profiles info
Option to replace Switch view with Search in toolbar
Manage saved views per subreddit
Show comment search occurrences as you type
Jump to first occurrence when searching in comments
Option to open links in external app on long press
Open mixtape in Legacy to avoid playing issues
Small ui improvements and bug fixes
Full changelog: https://redd.it/6008u5

Mar 02
2017
Version 1.3.0

Moderation tools:
-Approve
-Remove
-Mark spam
-View reports
-Ignore reports
-Ban user
-Distinguish
-Edit flair
-Mark nsfw
-Mark spoiler
-Set sticky
-Lock
-Set suggested sort
Added moderation section with:
-Subreddit filtering
-Moderation queue
-Reports
-Spam
-Edited
-Moderation log
-Unmoderated posts
Other:
-Enable/disable inbox replies for your posts/comments
-Warning in locked/archived posts
-Support for amp.reddit.com links
-Added Darker Grey base theme
Changelog: https://redd.it/5wkcws

Mar 01
2017
Version 1.2.6

Version 1.2.6
Added r/popular
Version 1.2.5
Add multireddits to widgets
Edit user flair
Mark posts as spoiler
Go to x-post subreddit option
View moderators
Option to disable drafts
Tag user from comments
Reduced dimensions of compact view
Data usage settings apply to albums for faster loading
Minor interface improvements and fixes
Full changelog: https://redd.it/5t1r45

Feb 13
2017
Version 1.2.5

Add multireddits to widgets
Edit user flair
Mark posts as spoiler
Go to x-post subreddit option
View moderators
Option to disable drafts
Tag user from comments
Reduced dimensions of compact view
Data usage settings apply to albums for faster loading
Minor interface improvements and fixes
Full changelog: https://redd.it/5t1r45

Jan 29
2017
Version 1.2.4

New pop-up menu for posts and comments
Long press a post in gallery/images view to show options
Select font size for titles
Improvements to subreddit search
Share link/comments from post share button
Formatting bar in advanced editor moved to the bottom of screen
Hide read posts in search results
Option to customize header text color in widgets
Keep sorting when opening subreddit from widget
Fixed bug that might restart app after minimizing with home button
Full changelog: https://redd.it/5qkctq

Jan 17
2017
Version 1.2.3

Nougat Bundled Notifications
Remember comments reading position after swiping back/closing
Add tags to users
Undo hiding posts
Search posts from the sidebar
Option to hide read posts permanently
Load mp4 version for Giphy links
Show empty thumbnail for link posts without image
View gallery of images linked in comments
Option to copy username/user flair to clipboard
Add to multireddits from posts and sidebar
Fixed streamable previews not loading
Full changelog: https://redd.it/5o0sc5

Dec 24
2016
Version 1.2.2

Version 1.2.2
New video player implementation: Gifs/videos will play faster!
Media cache improvements to speed things up and save bandwidth
Use mp4 version for i.redd.it gifs
Version 1.2.1
Shortened scores to follow new reddit format
Create and delete multireddits
Synccit support
Open random subreddit from lateral menu
Fixes to multi subreddits using +
Removed unnecessary permission
Bug fixes

Dec 17
2016
Version 1.2.1

Version 1.2.1
Shortened scores to follow new reddit format
Create and delete multireddits
Synccit support
Open random subreddit from lateral menu
Fixes to multi subreddits using +
Removed unnecessary permission
Bug fixes
Version 1.2.0
Android 7.1 shortcuts
Flair your own posts
Read wiki pages
New Cards view
Albums redesign
Show comment being replied
Show upvote percentage
Show unread messages in menu
Go to random subreddit
Mixtape support

Nov 26
2016
Version 1.2.0

Version 1.2.0
Android 7.1 shortcuts
Flair your own posts
Read wiki pages
New Cards view
Albums redesign
Show comment being replied
Show upvote percentage
Show unread messages in menu
Go to random subreddit
Mixtape support
Swipe to close gifs/albums
Change direction of swipe to close
Share gif/video files directly
Download from Swipe view
Support for reddit spoilers
Option to check messages every 5 min
Hide images from self posts
Full changes:
https://reddit.com/r/BoostForReddit/comments/5eq4ol

Oct 28
2016
Version 1.1.0

1.1.0
Set day/night themes
Save theme presets
Set download folders per file type
Download full albums or selected images
Save drafts in advanced editor
Subreddit filters apply to frontpage/all
Mark posts as read on scroll
Suggest title when submitting links
Readability mode for links in Swipe view
User interface improvements
Gif controls visibility is remembered
Highlight friends in posts list
Added grey accent colors
And much more!
Read full changelog inside to know the new features <3

Oct 23
2016
Version 1.0.25

1.0.25
Fixed multireddits not loading
Fixed zoom not working on albums
Fixed previews not loading in user profiles
Post info updated when refreshing comments
Added animation when comment is fully collapsed
Fixed crash rendering some special characters in Android 6.0
1.0.24
Fixed bug that may prevent some subs to load
1.0.23
Android 7.0 Nougat
Updated third party libraries
Many bug fixes

Oct 12
2016
Version 1.0.24

1.0.24
Fixed bug that may prevent some subs to load
1.0.23
Android 7.0 Nougat
Updated third party libraries
Many bug fixes
1.0.22
Swipe from the right in subreddits to open its sidebar,
Swipe from the right in multireddits to see its subreddits
Swipe from the right in frontpage/all to discover trending subreddits
Preview formatting of comments, posts and messages before submitting
Select and copy parts of comments, posts and messages
Show messages and its replies as threads in messages tab

Oct 03
2016
Version 1.0.23

1.0.23
Android 7.0 Nougat
Updated third party libraries
Many bug fixes
1.0.22
Swipe from the right in subreddits to open its sidebar,
Swipe from the right in multireddits to see its subreddits
Swipe from the right in frontpage/all to discover trending subreddits
Preview formatting of comments, posts and messages before submitting
Select and copy parts of comments, posts and messages
Show messages and its replies as threads in messages tab

Sep 09
2016
Version 1.0.22

1.0.22
Swipe from the right in subreddits to open its sidebar,
Swipe from the right in multireddits to see its subreddits
Swipe from the right in frontpage/all to discover trending subreddits
Preview formatting of comments, posts and messages before submitting
Select and copy parts of comments, posts and messages
Show messages and its replies as threads in messages tab

Sep 01
2016
Version 1.0.21

1.0.21
Upload images in comments, messages and text posts using advanced editor
New theme: Night blue
vid.me videos support
Fixed Gfycat errors in some android versions
Option to load images based on current network (Settings-General-Network usage)
Message mods button in sidebar
Removed redundant send floating button (Optional in Settings-General-Composing)
Support for more spoilers tags

Jul 27
2016
Version 1.0.20

1.0.20
Sort options in user profiles
More theme options: Customize toolbar style and color of post titles, read posts and sticky posts
Fixed memory leak that might cause performance issues/crashes after intensive use
Fixed crash in internal web browser

Jul 17
2016
Version 1.0.19

1.0.19
HD images in albums
Added Suggested comment sort
Added Q&A comment sort
Theme applied to menu backgrounds
New icon design
Fixed error loading more comments in long threads
Increased clickable area of buttons in Cards and Compact views
Fixed inserted link not replacing selected text in advanced editor
Fixed floating button hide animation
Fixed some random crashes

Jul 08
2016
Version 1.0.18

1.0.18
Previews and thumbnails for text posts
Filters applied to Widget
Fixed full height previews in split screen
More bug fixes
1.0.17
New Widget!
Remember view per subreddit
New views: List and Images
Download GIF or MP4
Support for LG Multi window
Subreddit in gallery view
Option to always show buttons in minicards and list views
Post options: Show/hide comments and share button
Disable split screen mode in tablets
Tap/Long tap to hide toolbar and info in albums
Chrome OS support

Jun 21
2016
Version 1.0.17

1.0.17
New Widget!
Remember view per subreddit
New views: List and Images
Download GIF or MP4
Support for LG Multi window
Subreddit in gallery view
Option to always show buttons in minicards and list views
Post options: Show/hide comments and share button
Disable split screen mode in tablets
Tap/Long tap to hide toolbar and info in albums
Use theme color in menu header
Removed horizontal gap in full width cards
Fix: Full height previews in gallery view
Fixes in media download
Chrome OS support

Jun 07
2016
Version 1.0.16

Jun 02
2016
Version 1.0.15

May 21
2016
Version 1.0.14

May 09
2016
Version 1.0.12

May 02
2016
Version 1.0.11

Apr 21
2016
Version 1.0.10

Apr 16
2016
Version 1.0.9

Apr 09
2016
Version 1.0.8

Apr 04
2016
Version 1.0.7

Mar 23
2016
Version 1.0.6

Mar 16
2016
Version 1.0.5

Mar 11
2016
Version 1.0.4

Mar 07
2016
Version 1.0.3

Feb 28
2016
Version 1.02

Feb 24
2016
Version 1.01

Feb 23
2016
Version 1.0

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