This contains a list of new features and fixes that have been released by Member.buzz. For information on features that are currently being developed, see our Roadmap.


December, 2018

Group Absorbed Fees and Support Experience Revamp

VERSION 0.4.9December, 2018

Added an option for groups to absorb transaction fees rather than passing them onto their Members and revamped our Support Experience.

Dynamically Generated Sitemap and Robots.txtFEATURE

Sitemaps and Robots.txt are now dynamically generated for each Space based on its content (See SEO).

Fields, Discounts and Permissions for All Content TypesFEATURE

Consistently added menus for Fields, Discounts and Permissions to Articles, Events, Forms and Memberships.

Move Slice CommandFEATURE

Added a toolbar item to the Designer to move slices up and down without having to recreate it.

Group Absorbed FeesFEATURE

Allows groups to absorb transaction fees from their side of the revenue.

Support and Documentation RedesignFEATURE

Created a new layout for Support Guides and created all initial documentation pages.

Support ChatFEATURE

Added support chat to Support Sites.

Fixed Link Dialogs for Email AddressesBUG

Mailto was being included in the input of the popup dialog.

Error while Changing Article AuthorsBUG

Fixed an error that occurred when changing the author of an existing article.

November, 2018

Designer Features and Fixes 

VERSION 0.4.8November, 2018

Fixed a variety of bugs and implemented additional basic functionality.

Toggle ControlFEATURE

Implemented a toggle switch control.

Selectable Icons/EmoticonsFEATURE

Icons should be selectable and resizable in the Designer.

Disable Default Content TitleFEATURE

Ability to disable the automatically generated content title.

July, 2018

Form Features and Event Dashboard Redesign

VERSION 0.4.7July, 2018

Added additional form types and consolidated the Event Dashboard into a single page.

Advanced Form EditorsFEATURE

Created a variety of new form field types.

Consolidated Event and Form DashboardsFEATURE

Combined the Event and Form Dashboard into single pages.

Button Progress AnimationFEATURE

Animated icons showing progress.

June, 2018

Custom Forms, Grid Reordering and Discounts

VERSION 0.4.6June, 2018

Ability to create native forms, reorder grids through dragging and upload a variety of content into the Explorer.

Custom FormsFEATURE

Custom forms can be created on the Dashboard and collected from Members or Visitors.

Reordering of Tickets, Menus and FieldsFEATURE

Added the ability to reorder rows of several different grids.

Additional Upload TypesFEATURE

Added ability to upload a variety of file types into the File Explorer, including Documents, Presentations and Spreadsheets.

DiscountsFEATURE

Discount can now be added and linked to specific Members or Memberships.

Improved Designer Copy/PasteFEATURE

Created custom framework for handling copy/paste from a variety of sources.

Improved Designer Undo/RedoFEATURE

Created custom framework for handling undo/redo.

Gather Custom Fields on CheckoutBUG

Added custom fields to the checkout form.

March, 2018

Permission and Role Editor

VERSION 0.4.5March, 2018

Implementation of Module Role and Post Permissions editors.

Simplified Capabilities FrameworkFEATURE

Removed extraneous permissions and roles.

Role and Permissions EditorsFEATURE

Created editors to assign Roles and Permissions.

Thumbnail RegenerationBUG

Created utility to regenerate thumbnails on uploaded images and videos.

January, 2017

Custom Fields, Taxonomies and Capabilities

VERSION 0.4.4January, 2017

Inclusion of custom fields in relevant forms and exports and ability to create custom taxonomies.

Improved Email TemplatesFEATURE

Redesigned email templates with additional information.

Email Rendering EngineFEATURE

Emails are now sent using an asynchronous engine, improving performance.

Email Stakeholder RecipientsFEATURE

Notifications will now be sent to content stakeholders (e.g. Space Owners, Event Managers).

Custom TaxonomiesFEATURE

Ability to create custom taxonomies from the Member Settings Dashboard which will then be displayed in the Profile DashboardMember DashboardSignup and Renewal pages.

Improved Button StylingBUG

Improved styling of disabled buttons so that they could be better distinguished from enabled buttons.

Automatic Ticket ExpirationBUG

Tickets will now be able to be purchased up to three days following an event.

Designer Image UploadingBUG

Fixed a bug causing image uploading to break on several pages in the Dashboard.

November, 2017

Custom Field Dashboards

VERSION 0.4.3November, 2017

Ability to add custom fields to user profiles and content.

Field DashboardFEATURE

Additional Dashboard pages were added to allow for the creation of custom fields on Members Profiles and Events.

Settings DashboardFEATURE

Each module now has it's own Settings Dashboard manage any settings specific to that Module.

Membership DashboardFEATURE

A separate Membership Dashboard was created to create and manage Membership Levels.

Event Transaction RefundBUG

Fixed issue where Spaces with no account balance is unable to refund a free ticket.

Event Notification FailureBUG

Fixed a bug which caused Event Notifications to fail in some circumstances.

October, 2017

Selection Engine Improvements

VERSION 0.4.2October, 2017

Improved framework for reading and manipulating the client-side selection of the designer.

Resizable and Draggabe ImagesFEATURE

Images should be client-side resizable.

Designer SearchFEATURE

Implemented Quick Search and Search and Replace functionality.

Heading and Font Size LogicBUG

Improved font size manipulation and heading logic.

Toolbar Command Fixes and Tag ConsolidationBUG

Improved functionality of toolbar commands and consolidation of superfluous tags.

June, 2017

Routing and Privacy

VERSION 0.4.1June, 2017

Implemented privacy options, new domain routing and fixed designer bugs.

Redirect Secondary DomainFEATURE

If you have mapped multiple custom domains, anyone going to your non-default domain will be redirected to your default domain.

Social LinksFEATURE

Profiles and spaces should be able to be associated with the URLs of social sites

Private Posts and MenusFEATURE

Added ability to hide individual posts and menus from non-members

Documentation and Support Mobile SitesFEATURE

Vastly improved the mobile version of the Documentation and Support sites.

Background BannersBUG

Fixed a bug in the designer that was causing the background banners to disappear.

June, 2017

Templates, Comments and Walkthrough

VERSION 0.4.0June, 2017

This release represents the first publicly available version of our platform and includes a variety of features and fixes.

Designer Templates and Features FEATURE

Users are now able to add a set of premade designs into the Designer.

Slice Background Banners and PatternsFEATURE

Users can now set the background to be either a pattern on a background banner.

Image ResizingFEATURE

Users can now change the size of any individual picture by choosing its width. To do this, select the image and enter the desired width in pixels.

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Site WalkthroughFEATURE

When users first signup for a site, they will be taken through the "Site Walkthrough" which helps users get started managing their content.

Profile PicturesFEATURE

Users can now select profile pictures that will appear next to their name.

CommentingFEATURE

Users can now comment on posts made by members on the site.

SupportFEATURE

We have also launched the beta of our Support Site, used to ask questions, submit new ideas and view our support documentation.

http://support.member.buzz

Status PageFEATURE

This page indicates whether Member.buzz is operating normally. Any outages will be recorded here. Users can also view the status of each part of the website.

https://status.member.buzz

DocumentationFEATURE

Our newly launched Documentation Site provides users with detailed information on how to use the site. The site can be found here:

https://documentation.member.buzz

Content InfrastructureFEATURE

We have implemented a global Content Delivery Network (CDN) to ensure that the platform loads quickly.

April, 2017

Video Uploading and Performance Infrastructure

VERSION 0.3.7April, 2017

Contains a variety of advanced behavior and functionality built on top of the framework created in the previous releases.

Video UploadingFEATURE

Users now have the ability to upload videos directly into a page or to link videos from YouTube, Vimeo, and other online media sources. To see the full list of supported media sites, see Media.

Performance InfrastructureFEATURE

Implemented a variety of new infrastructure improvements.

December, 2016

Template and Designer Client Framework

VERSION 0.3.6December, 2016

Created client-side command framework to control actions originating from the Designer. Various improvements to the Designer.

August, 2016

Designer Fixes

VERSION 0.3.5August, 2016

Released a variety of fixes and updates the increase the stability of the Designer.

July, 2016

Designer Framework

VERSION 0.3.4July, 2016

Implemented several new toolbar items and fixed a variety of bugs.

Adjust PaddingFEATURE

Added the ability to adjust the padding of a slice using a popup.

July, 2016

Designer Slices

VERSION 0.3.3July, 2016

Implemented the Designer Slice control, used to layout a page.

June, 2016

Design Framework

VERSION 0.3.2June, 2016

This version finalized the design constructs in preparation for use by the designer.

List CreatorFEATURE

Added a button in the Designer that allows for the creation of ordered and unordered lists.

Page Load PerformanceBUG

Substantially reduced the amount of time it takes to load a page.

May, 2016

Performance Improvements

VERSION 0.3.1

Fixed a variety of performance issues.

May, 2016

Multiple Sites

VERSION 0.3.0May, 2016

Ability for customers to create a new space and customize its content.

Splash PageFEATURE

Created the splash page for the root space.

Space CreationFEATURE

Created the ability for people to create their own space.

March, 2016

Pilot

VERSION 0.2March, 2016

Initial release of the content management framework designed to gather feedback from a single organization

Profile and Account ManagementFEATURE

Created the ability for individual users to manage their profile and account on the dashboard.

Member ManagementFEATURE

Added the member management functionality.

Free and Paid TicketsFEATURE

Added the ability to create paid and unpaid tickets in events.

Dashboard AdaptivityBUG

Improved the mobile view of the Dashboard.

March, 2015

Framework

VERSION 0.1March, 2015

Initial scoping and design of framework using existing platforms.