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Change Log

Updates to WordPress Core, Plugins & Themes

General Updates and New theme

The following updates have been applied to all CampusPres networks.

General Updates

  • Reader optimization improvements.
  • Added Maps extended module to Divi Additional modules
  • Text Improvements to Users >  Blog & User Creator
  • Update Printfriendly plugin to newer version.
  • Fix issue with author page name in Co Author plugin
  • Improve text in Advanced Settings plugin
  • Update Book-Lite theme
  • Update Founder theme
  • Accessibility updates for CampusPress school theme

New Theme

  • Added University Theme

The University theme is currently network disabled.  Super admins must enable the theme in Themes in the network admin to make it available to all users.

General Plugin Updates

The following updates have been applied to all CampusPress networks.

General Updates:

  • Update AddThis plugin with security improvements.
  • Update Duplicate Post plugin
  • Improvement to latest posts excerpts in Live Shortcode plugin.
  • Add Image Widget plugin deprecation.  This plugin is being depreciated as WordPress has an Image widget by default.  It will remain activated on sites using the plugin but can’t be activated on new sites.
  • Add support for body open to Advanced Settings Plugin.  The body open has been added to support various code that needs to be added right after body opening tag such as Google Tag Manager code.  The field is only visible on themes that support it i.e. Divi.
  • Fix issue with mixed content on Slide In plugin.

 

General updates and new themes

The following updates have been applied to all CampusPress networks:

WordPress Update:

  • All customer networks have been updated to WordPress 4.8.4

General Updates:

  • Accessibility adjustments for Authors widget, Flickr widget and Google Search Widget.
  • Add custom message option to Live shortcode RSS module that allows users to add a custom message if the feed is empty.
  • Add support for another twitter card style and option to configure custom images to WP SMO plugin.
  • Fix issue with User Reports ‘Comments CSV’
  • Update Polylang to version 2.2.4
  • Add Create Site link to the admin bar.  Link is only visible to logged in users if a user isn’t attached to a site and registration is allowed.
  • Add Calendar plugin depreciation.   This plugin is being depreciated and replaced with Calendar+ plugin.  It will remain activated on sites using the plugin but can’t be activated on new sites.

General Theme updates:

  • Update Manudca with 17.10 patch
  • Update Intergalatic with 1.3.2 patch.

New themes:

The following themes have been added:

  • Altofocus
  • Dara
  • Gateway
  • Ixion
  • Karuna
  • Satellite
  • Shoreditch
  • Sidespied
  • Textbook

The themes are currently network disabled.  Super admins must enable these themes in Themes in the network admin to make them available to all users.

New Plugin: SiteImprove

The following updates have been applied to all CampusPress networks:

General Updates and Bug Fixes

  • A-Z Sort Lists – better divi compatibility
  • WPMU DEV SEO: allow filter to disable meta description completely

New Plugin

  • SiteImprove – for customers already using the SiteImprove service, this allows you to add reports on the front end of your site. More info here.

New Plugin: WP Social Media Optimization

The following updates have been applied to all CampusPress networks:

General Updates and Bug Fixes

  • Co-Authors Plus – better theme integration
  • User Reports: limit for CSV increased to 1,500 entries

New Plugin

  • WP SMO (Beta) – adds options to customize twitter and facebook descriptions per post in the post editor. More features coming soon (adding thumbnail images) along with documentation.