CHANGELOG

Product Updates

0.26.0

May 06, 2021




Release notes

  • Updated libraries.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.
  • Minor bugfixes.

0.25.0

April 29, 2021




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.
  • In-Community search engine enhanced.

0.24.0

April 14, 2021

new

Community

  • Simplified the Free Trial activation form.
  • Added the possibility to create the Community without inserting interests/categories.
  • Activated the option of creating a post without the obligation to an assign interest/category to it.  Such posts will be addressed only to the followers/connections of the post author.
  • Introduced a welcome post that will help the Owner to make the first steps within the Community.
  • New graphic aspect of the homepage for not logged user.
  • Refreshed graphic interface and improved readability while displaying various components (avatar, widget, text entry box, buttons, etc.).
  • Added the Roboto font family in the font options. Calibration of dimensions and thickness of the other available fonts.
  • Introduced the Follow or Friendship social relation typology between users.
  • Improved the Loyalty Program feature (no longer limited to just three rewards) and enriched it with a description of the prize (name of the prize, points needed to obtain it, description, image, and related link).
  • Added a widget (visible only on the homepage of the Administrators, Editors and Moderators ) to facilitate the access to the Community management Platform.


Platform

  • Complete graphic refresh.
  • Optimization of the Theme section.
  • Introduction of a graphic distintive element for the Community Owner in the Staff Roles section.
  • Responsiveness enhancement in the Social Analytics section.
  • Improvement of the tables layout in various sections of the Platform: Social Analytics, Marketing tools, Tagging System (available for Enterprise plan).


fixed

  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Speed and performances improvements of the Community and Platform.


0.23.1

January 14, 2021




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.23.0

December 22, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.22.2

December 17, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.22.1

December 16, 2020

new

  • Multiple multimedia objects
    Now it is possible to create a post inserting multiple multimedia objects such as images, videos, PDF files and links.


fixed

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.


0.21.0

December 16, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.20.1

November 9, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.20.0

October 1, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.19.0

September 21, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.18.6

July 31, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.18.5

July 28, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.18.4

July 23, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.18.3

July 23, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.18.2

July 21, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.18.0

June 11, 2020


updated

  • Google Geocoding configurator has been shifted
    This integration, which allows users of your community to easily activate the localization of their current position simply by clicking on the geotag icon, has been moved inside Google APIs section inside the Integrations menu.
    To locate a post, simply type the location in the “Enter a location” field, the autocomplete function will assist while selecting the location.
  • Renamed the “Content Location” setting to “Post Location”
    This feature, available inside the Content Advanced Settings, enables location tagging of your posts. If set to On - anyone in the community can create localized content (staff and users).

fixed

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.


0.17.1

May 29, 2020




Release notes

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.

0.17.0

May 28, 2020

new

Users Registration with Approval
We have introduced a new feature that allows to approve users joining the community.
Only the registered users approved by the community administrators will have access to the community.
This feature is now available in Users Registration under the Community Management section.
If the switch to control this feature is set to:

  • On - The users registration requires the community administrator approval. Only approved users can utilize the community.
  • Off - The users registration does not require approval. Registered users can immediately utilize the community.




0.16.0

May 25, 2020

new

Content Availability
We have introduced a new feature to manage the community content availability.
You will find it among the Content Advanced Settings.
If the switch to control this feature is set to:

  • On - the community content is visible to all users.
  • Off - the community content is visible and accessible only to registered users.


fixed

  • Minor bugfixes.
  • Various optimizations to improve the platform performances.


0.15.0

May 5, 2020

new

  • Content Sorting
    Introduced the “Interest Content Sorting” which allows the admin of the community to set the order to assign to the Interest content: Recent (chronological order according the content date of creation) or Last activities (updated according to the most recent activity occurred).

  • Custom Advertising
    Allows a full control of the advertising that will be shown inside the Community. Customized ads can be inserted in one of the available positions by choosing an image or an embed-code (e.g. video), its destination URL link, and eventually a specific interest where the ads will be shown.

  • Upload Integrated Video – Staff Only
    This feature allows to activate or disable video integration via Vimeo API.

updated

  • Restructured interface
    Deep reorganization in the logical structure of the SelfCommunity Platform interface.
    Now it is more intuitive and easier to use.
  • Added better support to emoji in post, replies and private messages.
  • Added sorting on multi image and multi documents uploaded in the post



0.14.0

March 20, 2020

new

Introduced multi-image and multi-PDF files uploads within a single post.
Introduced multi-image and multi-PDF files uploads within a single post.
It is now possible to publish posts enriched by a gallery of multiple images or by a sequence of multiple files in PDF format.
If the post includes several photos or PDF files, only the first five show up, then a number with a plus sign will indicate that there are additional images or files to view.
A post with multiple images can be open in carousel mode directly from a stream, and a PDF can be directly open in the browser from a multi-PDF file.
In the post creation, the multiple selections is supported: hold down the Shift or Command key on a Mac, or the Ctrl key on a PC, while you select multiple images/PDF files to post.
The single image size should not exceed 5MB and the single PDF should not exceed 50MB.




0.11.0

March 5, 2020

new

  • An option that can allow posts to be published only by those users with an assigned Staff Role (Admin, Editor and Moderator). You can find it in the Addons panel.
  • An option to disable the Connections system in the social community. You can find it in the Addons panel.
  • An option to disable the people search function in the social community. You can find it in the Addons panel.
  • The additional function, inside the settings of an Interest/Category, to assign the interest attribution mode to the users.
  • Error pages customization inside the customize theme settings.
  • Auth0 integration is now available (only for enterprise customers): the Single Sign On system (SSO) allows your users to simply log in once and use all applications they have been granted access to, including your social community.




0.10.0

February 4, 2020

new

Hotjar integration is now available.
Hotjar can be activate, from your SelfCommunity Platform, in just a click. If you own an Hotjar account just insert your tracking code into the Hotjar control panel in SelfCommunity Platform. Hotjar tool reveals the online behavior of your community users in a fast and visual way. It helps to make the right changes to improve the user experience and performance/conversion rates.




0.9.0

January 29, 2020

new

  • Set Registration Threshold Alerts
    It has been implemented a new setting to activate or deactivate an email alert system that notifies the reach of a certain threshold of registrations in the period of time previously set by you.
  • Manual ordering of the Interests list in the Community
    By enabling manual ordering, you can determine the order in which the users will view the list of interests / categories in “My interests” sidebar on their homepage.




0.8.0

January 15, 2020

new

  • When creating a new post it is now possible to attach a downloadable PDF file, which will be visible as a preview in the post and also in the stream.
  • It is now possible to directly assign a role to a user that has been invited to join the community.

updated

  • Images upload performances inside the post and comments.
  • System of previewing the websites inside the posts.



0.7.1

December 9, 2019


updated

  • Updated various application components to improve performance.
  • Optimized the filter processes in the Moderation Panel.



0.7.0

December 2, 2019


updated

Slimmed the application, through various optimizations, to improve its performances.