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  • Publish Overview Improvements minor

    This release brings a number of features and fixes, including improvements to the Publish section. Changes directly from Git are now displayed instead of the relevant CloudCannon activity for that site, giving a more accurate overview of the merge.

    Features:

    • Improved Publish overview displaying provider-specific information
    • Drag-to-reorder support for multiselect inputs
    • Helper text for new projects
    • New HTML draft posts with date in front matter now initially set to today’s date to prevent unintentional build errors

    Fixes:

    • Opening a publish request in Client Sharing no longer erroneously allows read access to some developer portions of the app
    • Files with txt extension no longer appear in Explore
    • “Create new file” no longer appears in recently opened files
    • Uploading a jpeg file with a specific configuration no longer breaks extension
    • Content in Collection Defaults files now correctly populated for new files
    • Many more Markdown-specific special characters supported in editor without breaking content
    • Various issues with creating and opening HTML posts, drafts and collection items from Explore fixed
  • New Create File Flow major

    This release overhauls the experience when creating new post, collection items and files. You now open an empty file and add content, then save it along with any images in one commit.

    Features:

    • New create flow
    • Greatly improved file browser performance
    • Improved branded organisation sign up screen
    • Better build defaults for new sites
    • Improved site and project lists for editors
    • Switching DNS preserves records rather than prompting to remove them
    • Adding a new domain now scans and adds existing DNS records if found

    Fixes:

    • Case where images may not load in the Content Editor
    • Some Firefox-specific styles
    • robots.txt being incorrectly served on testing domain
    • Pasting from Google Docs in Chrome no longer makes everything bold
    • Collection metadata modal issues resolved
    • Optimised URLs use https:// instead of //
    • Potential case for images to be incorrectly saved as base 64 inline resolved
  • Cloudflare DNS Beta minor

    This release adds the Cloudflare Beta for DNS. Try this out on your domain and update your name servers. Existing records will be migrated across.

    Features:

    • Cloudflare DNS Beta
    • SAML transfer flow for existing accounts to disable password authentication

    Fixes:

    • Login security fix
    • Browser freezes when trying to rename a standalone page in the Explore view
    • Characters such as ä, ö, ü cause syncing errors with Dropbox
    • General design tweaks
  • Domains and paste from Microsoft Word minor

    This release updates our domains interfaces with name server comparison. We’ve also improved how pasting content from external sources works, including from Microsoft Word.

    Features:

    • Domain name servers comparisons
    • Domain name navigation updated
    • Rich text paste from external sources
    • Adding a link to an email address auto-populates the link
    • Table thead element and th scope attribute support
    • Address field added to Account Settings for invoices

    Fixes:

    • Select and multiselect option drop downs not longer cut off inside modal
    • Adding a new collection item inside a subfolder now uses the correct Collection Defaults file
  • Domains List and Data Editor Improvements major

    This release adds a new section for your custom domains. This is the new location for updating DNS. Adding a domain to a site remains the same. We’ve also updated the data editing interfaces to make navigating between objects more user friendly. 

    Features:

    • New domains list
    • New look for the content editor
    • New look for data editing interfaces

    Fixes:

    • Brand colour picker not visible
    • Rich text editor link issues
  • Array Overhaul and Editor Improvements major

    This release changes the way the array data and front matter inputs are structured. This improves the editing experience in most cases, especially for more complex array items. We’ve added configuration to define multiple types of array items your editors can add, as well as a number of other useful improvements.

    Features:

    • Improved interface for arrays in front matter and data files
    • Better previews for objects in front matter and data files
    • Auto expand an object if it is the only input in front matter and data files
    • Configuration to define the structure when adding new array items (_array_structures)
    • Ability to set Editor Links as an attribute on an element rather than just a link (data-cms-editor-link)
    • Default styles for Editor Links to match the editor (class="cms-editor-link")
    • Navigation header for projects improved
    • Embeds in the editor now support <script> tags
    • Images now supported in the Rich Text inputs for front matter and data files
    • Performance improvements when requesting site files
    • Better naming scheme (without slash suffix) for branched sites

    Fixes:

    • Gemfiles inside node_modules folder no longer suggested when setting up a site
    • Emails now sent when adding team members to recently created organisations
    • Creating a new draft now correctly uses the posts Collection Defaults file
    • CSV files with date inputs now work correctly in the Data Editor
    • Project names no longer double escaped in header
    • Editor now correctly preserving split screen preference
  • Navigation and Editor Improvements major

    This release improves the navigation flow when editing your sites. The editor is now split screen if your screen is wide enough, and also toggle-able to full screen. The editor itself now queues up file uploads, so changes to a file and any attached images are saved at the same time, in the same commit.

    Features:

    • Improved navigation breadcrumb
    • Split screen editor
    • Batched file uploads with save in Visual and Content editors
    • Code blocks and embeds are now supported in Rich Text front matter fields
    • Rich Text front matter fields are now taller
    • Environment variables fields now wider with visible-on-click style

    Fixes:

    • File count for folders in Explore now account for hidden files
    • Folders only containing a Collection Defaults file are now displayed in the Explore section
    • Fixed issue creating files in new folders without Collection Defaults file
  • New Documentation, Branding Improvements and General Fixes minor

    This release is the first since reworking our documentation. This comes with a new sign up page with email validation. With this we updated our organisation sharing to have branded emails and a branded sign up page.

    Features:

    • Branded organisation share emails
    • Branded sign up page
    • Email Validation on sign up
    • New documentation
    • Active states in editor toolbars

    Fixes:

    • _hook field now present in form reports
    • Site delete performance
    • Regression of saving an image blob
    • Pasting content no longer saves with a class
  • Improved Forms and App Updates minor

    This release adds improvements to our forms. Forms are run using queues for added visibility and performance. 

    Features:

    • Improved form handling
    • Forms submissions in Site / Reports
    • This change log visible in app
    • Better browser tab titles

    Fixes:

    • Editor toolbar wrapping and overlapping issues
    • _sort_key not working in _config.yml
    • Fix enters in code block
    • General collections_dir fixes
  • Client Editor Hotfix minor

    This release patches an issue with the Client Editor interfaces.

    Features:

    • Language picker built into all code blocks

    Fixes:

    • Client editor saves hanging
    • Better prepping on code blocks pasted content

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