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.
Group Absorbed Fees and Support Experience Revamp
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.
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.
Designer Features and Fixes
Fixed a variety of bugs and implemented additional basic functionality.
Implemented a toggle switch control.
Icons should be selectable and resizable in the Designer.
Disable Default Content TitleFEATURE
Ability to disable the automatically generated content title.
Form Features and Event Dashboard Redesign
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.
Custom Forms, Grid Reordering and Discounts
Ability to create native forms, reorder grids through dragging and upload a variety of content into the Explorer.
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.
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.
Permission and Role Editor
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.
Created utility to regenerate thumbnails on uploaded images and videos.
Custom Fields, Taxonomies and Capabilities
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).
Ability to create custom taxonomies from the Member Settings Dashboard which will then be displayed in the Profile Dashboard, Member Dashboard, Signup 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.
Custom Field Dashboards
Ability to add custom fields to user profiles and content.
Additional Dashboard pages were added to allow for the creation of custom fields on Members Profiles and Events.
Each module now has it's own Settings Dashboard manage any settings specific to that Module.
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.
Selection Engine Improvements
Improved framework for reading and manipulating the client-side selection of the designer.
Resizable and Draggabe ImagesFEATURE
Images should be client-side resizable.
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.
Routing and Privacy
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.
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
Fixed a bug in the designer that was causing the background banners to disappear.
Templates, Comments and Walkthrough
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.
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.
When users first signup for a site, they will be taken through the "Site Walkthrough" which helps users get started managing their content.
Users can now select profile pictures that will appear next to their name.
Users can now comment on posts made by members on the site.
We have also launched the beta of our Support Site, used to ask questions, submit new ideas and view our support documentation.
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.
Our newly launched Documentation Site provides users with detailed information on how to use the site. The site can be found here:
We have implemented a global Content Delivery Network (CDN) to ensure that the platform loads quickly.
Video Uploading and Performance Infrastructure
Contains a variety of advanced behavior and functionality built on top of the framework created in the previous releases.
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.
Implemented a variety of new infrastructure improvements.
Template and Designer Client Framework
Created client-side command framework to control actions originating from the Designer. Various improvements to the Designer.
Released a variety of fixes and updates the increase the stability of the Designer.
Implemented several new toolbar items and fixed a variety of bugs.
Added the ability to adjust the padding of a slice using a popup.
Implemented the Designer Slice control, used to layout a page.
This version finalized the design constructs in preparation for use by the designer.
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.
Fixed a variety of performance issues.
Ability for customers to create a new space and customize its content.
Created the splash page for the root space.
Created the ability for people to create their own space.
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.
Added the member management functionality.
Free and Paid TicketsFEATURE
Added the ability to create paid and unpaid tickets in events.
Improved the mobile view of the Dashboard.
Initial scoping and design of framework using existing platforms.