Pinned topics/posts are useful to help new users and we use them in all the categories. Some users end up directly in "unread" or "recent" and it would be helpful if we could pin topics to those as well.
gives clients the power to ask for exactly what they need and nothing more
Get many resources in a single request
maintainable server code
Apps using GraphQL can be quick even on slow mobile network connections.
GraphQL | A query language for your API
A query language for your API — GraphQL provides a complete description of the data in your API, gives clients the power to ask for exactly what they need and nothing more, makes it easier to evolve APIs over time, and enables powerful developer tools.