A Recap of Platform News for the Week Ending June 2, 2017
In this week’s roundup – Ning breaths new life into v2.0 of their platform. WordPress 4.8 moves to Release Candidate 2. JomSocial 4.3.4 loaded with bug fixes is now available for download. StackIdeas releases security update for EasySocial and SocialEngine gets tougher on piracy.
Published on June 1, 2017
The second release candidate for WordPress 4.8 is now available.
To test WordPress 4.8, you can use the WordPress Beta Tester plugin or you can download the release candidate here (zip).
We’ve made a handful of changes since releasing RC 1 last week. For more details about what’s new in version 4.8, check out the Beta 1, Beta 2, and RC1 blog posts.
Think you’ve found a bug? Please post to the Alpha/Beta support forum. If any known issues come up, you’ll be able to find them here.
Published on June 2, 2017
All of you have definitely heard about 3.0 Upgrade, but our team also aspires to stay in-line with Ning 2.0 Creators. Your successful experience remains our priority, that is why we are working assiduously on updating the Ning 2.0 platform.
We believe that you will enjoy the changes we are going to implement. Our developers are improving the product and striving to offer you more advanced technical solutions:
1. Currently, our team is working on updating Chats version. You can expect new Chats to go live in the first half of June, and you will be able to choose whether you want to upgrade this feature or stick with the old version. Check your dashboard regularly not to miss this release.
2. As in 3.0 Upgrade, on 2.0 platform you will also be able to monitor your networks analytics. As always, we focus on providing our customers with more optimal and user-friendly solutions, therefore, the function of network analytics, as well as its customization and support options will be available in the near future.
After analyzing your networks, we decided to provide all Ning 2.0 creators with custom support. So, there is good news for you – we are going to help you out with design and layout. As we do care about your achievements, we want to help you facilitate and improve your own networks. We will monitor them and draw up a list of recommendations for improving the design…