CHANGELOG


Zalongo members can submit and vote on ideas to make the entire system better. Here are some of the things we've completed:

August 5th, 2020
Comments + Reactions

In the comments section, you can post just a reaction, just a comment or a reaction and a comment. Wowzer!

August 4th, 2020
Custom Video Thumbnails

You can now upload a custom video thumbnail for videos that you upload to Zalongo. Click on 'Edit Video' and then look for the upload field below the 'Current Thumbnail' section.

July 22nd, 2020
Refreshed Public Page

Your sites public page got a slight modernization and clean up. This update also gets us one step closer to having Custom Domains for PRO users.

July 21st, 2020
Add a Preview Image to Files

You can now edit files and set a preview image so that your members can get a little taste of what is to come.

July 15th, 2020
New Module Settings

Site admins can now restrict what regular members can upload and manage.

July 2nd, 2020
The Return of the Old Home Screen

We have brought back the old Tile system with the ability to create custom layouts. You can even add the new Stream layout as a tile called "Activity Stream.' There is also a new feature called "Admin Create" which allows admins to set one global home layout for all the members of your website.

July 2nd, 2020
Message Area Improvements.

We have overhauled the message area with a new design. You can also add a reaction icon with a message now!

June 29th, 2020
Website Identifier Fixed

The function to change the website identifier and admin members URI was broken. They should now be fixed.

June 11th, 2020
Documents → Files

The documents module is now called Files. PRO websites can also upload Audio files now!

June 2nd, 2020
Android App Improvements

Updated Android app with better photo and video upload support.

April 16th, 2020
General housecleaning and improvements for the future.

Added the ability to change the admin identifier. Cleaned up the Site Settings and a lot of stuff behind the scenes.

February 28th, 2020
New Reaction Icon

We have now added a "praying" option along the thumbs up reaction icons

February 4th, 2020
Photo Albums Shelves

You can create "shelves" for your photo albums for further sorting of your photos.

February 4th, 2020
New Home Section

A new feed system was developed similar to a Twitter or Facebook feed however it will be chronological in order.

September 15th, 2019
Removed Uppercased Font

All content you added to the site was stored as regular text but was displayed uppercased. This styling has ben removed and will be displayed as you type it. It will also keep us from being locked into uppercase until the end of time.

September 13th, 2019
Fixed Photo Rotation

The rotation was happening but the image was cached in the browser. Now it should reflect the changes throughout the system

September 9th, 2019
Bulk Delete Photos Option

Admins and users that created the photo album can now delete photos much quicker.

February 8th, 2019
Sort by: option within the albums.

You can now toggle the sort of photos in an album by clicking the little arrow up or arrow down icon.

February 8th, 2019
New Marketing Website

We have just completed a new marketing website with improvements to the onboarding process of members to your website.

February 8th, 2019
Auto-Approve Member Emails

You can now set email address as "Auto-Approved" so that when that user registers for Zalongo they will be presented with an easy way to join your family website.

February 8th, 2019
Improvements to the Photo Uploader

The photo uploader got a clean and easy update. After selecting your images you will now see a preview of the image and a loader display will swipe across the image as it uploads to our servers.

January 17th, 2019
Ability to zoom in on photos.

Click the image once and then you can zoom and pinch around on the photo.

January 15th, 2019
Clicking into content loses your place in the list

It should stop scrolling you to the top when you click into view something!

January 8th, 2019
Photo Album Home Tiles

You can now add photo album tiles on the homepage. There is one for latest activity, and one for newest added to the site.

December 10th, 2018
Stories Section

There is a new timelines area. In there you can write longer form stories.

December 10th, 2018
Categorizing Messages Area

You can now add sections to the messages area.

December 10th, 2018
Milestones for children

This idea can now be completed in the new Timelines section. Create a new section called 'Firsts' and then add the items there.

December 10th, 2018
Family Timeline

Include histories, stories, photos and more.

December 10th, 2018
Customizable Recipe Categories

We have removed the default standard categories and you can now add anything you want!

October 18th, 2018
Feature Ideas Voting

You can now submit and vote on ideas you want added to Zalongo.

October 15th, 2018
New Theme Options

We removed the image based themes for color based gradient themes. You can now also create your own theme colors.

April 24th, 2018
Updated Android App

Improvements to photo upload process and more. New app id in the Google Play Store.

February 1st, 2018
Family Photo Consistency

We made a 16x9 aspect ratio for all places the Family Photo is displayed. 

November 7th, 2017
Video Thumbnail Options

You can now generate 6 extra thumbnails for your videos.

October 23rd, 2017
Timezone Support Added

You can now set a timezone for your account. You can change when you are editing your profile.

October 1st, 2017
Document Folders

You can now organize your documents into different folders to help organize your site.

September 17th, 2017
Google and Facebook Login

Clicking these options will allow you to sign in using a pre-existing account you may have.

June 3rd, 2017
Video Playlists

We added the ability to group videos into playlists. This is similar to the grouping of photos into albums.