Newsmag

Version 5.2.3
Release date: November 18th, 2022

Release notes:

Newsmag - Version: 5.2.3

  • fix: Added an extra security check to avoid potential vulnerability in Theme Options.

Newsmag - Version: 5.2.2

  • fix: Security Update - Removed the Facebook login for security concerns.

Newsmag - Version: 5.2.1

  • new: WordPress 6.0 compatibility;
  • new: Added Facebook Login functionality;
  • new: Option to exclude posts from specific tag on blocks (-slug);
  • new: Captcha on comment submit;
  • new: Option to disable the sticky menu on the Mobile Theme;
  • new: Option to set the background color for mobile navigation toolbar from Theme Panel;
  • improvement: Added the WhatsApp social icon;
  • improvement: Raw Html ACE editor;
  • improvement: Added show posts/comments options on Authors Box;
  • improvement: Video Popup Ad – Added do_shortcode() support;
  • improvement: Added home.php template on Mobile Theme - used by page_for_posts blog
  • improvement: We've updated the Revolution Slider plugin to the latest version;
  • improvement: 'Review' schema now works with points and percents;
  • improvement: Added nofollow option in Theme Panel for block thumbnail;
  • improvement: Added Subtitle, Source and Via on CPT Settings;
  • improvement: Exclude current post from blocks;
  • fix: Column Text and Text with Title issue on WordPress 6.0;
  • fix: MegaMenu with subcategories issue on WordPress 6.0;
  • fix: Don't download video thumb if featured image is set;
  • fix: Added some texts to Translations;
  • fix: Losing style on buddypress templates
  • fix: Fatal error on YouTube playlist;
  • fix: Menu/search gradient (opacity) issues on AMP;
  • fix: Fatal error in specific conditions;
  • fix: Pattern for the Category number in the widget;
  • fix: Comment moderation message on the Mobile Theme;
  • fix: Remove Login/Register HTML when the user is logged in;
  • fix: theme.json issue on Mobile Theme
  • fix: List Menu - The menu hover color option now also applies for the current menu element classes;
  • fix: Missing theme meta boxes (conflict with some plugins)
  • fix: Missing subcategories in widgets filter.

Newsmag - Version: 5.2

  • new: WordPress 5.9 compatibility;
  • new: Added new features in the tagDiv Opt-in Builder, such as Paywall System, Membership Subscriptions, Unlimited Plans, PayPal Payment.
  • new: 8 new shortcodes for tagDiv Opt-in Builder plugin, ready to use with the tagDiv Composer frontend page builder;
  • new: 2 new shortcodes for the tagDiv Opt-in Builder plugin ready to use with the Gutenberg editor;
  • new: Flipboard social share option in the Theme Panel under the Social Share section;
  • new: Copy URL social share option in the Theme Panel under the Social Share section;
  • new: New social icons: Medium, GETTR, Parler, Gab, CloutHub, Rumble, Patreon, Github;
  • new: Added Extra Label option;
  • new: Added ‘Google reCaptcha v3’ on the Login/Register modal;
  • new: New ‘Social Share’ shortcode to use on the page;
  • improvement: Update Google Fonts list to include the latest fonts;
  • improvement: Added URL option for the Single Image shortcode;
  • improvement: Self hosted video support for video background on Row;
  • improvement: Autosave backup for the Theme Panel Settings before the theme update;
  • improvement: Added the ‘Limit Authors’ option on the Authors Box shortcode;
  • improvement: Added ‘Sorting Options’ for the last popular 24-48 hours posts;
  • improvement: Updated PO MO translation files;
  • improvement: Update Revolution Slider;
  • fix: Structured data fix, missing URL for the author;
  • fix: Autoplay for videos: Your videos can now start playing without sound on page load;
  • fix: Page templates on Classic editor;
  • fix: WPML string translation on the Mobile Theme;
  • fix: Pinterest;
  • fix: Instagram feeds;
  • fix: Sticky Video issue;
  • fix: Image caption on AMP;
  • fix: Opt-in Builder assigns the lead a cookie even if the email is already in the list;
  • fix: Mobile Theme on WP Multisite;
  • fix: Social Counter plugin style for multiple shortcodes on the page issue;
  • fix: Edit with tagDiv Composer button for contributors/authors;
  • fix: Update plugins on wordpress.com server;
  • fix: Set the full size of an image for the AMP Image Size (Google requirements);
  • fix: jQuery shorthand deprecation warnings;
  • fix: Dailymotion Get/Set Featured Image issue;
  • fix: Updated the API URL for the covid-related shortcodes;
  • fix: Modified date on the Mobile Theme;

Newsmag - Version: 5.1

  • new: tagDiv Opt-In Builder plugin - Generate leads and increase conversion rates with opt-in content lockers and subscription lists. tagDiv Opt-In Builder helps you easily create content lockers, subscribing lists and gives your visitors a compelling reason to enter their email address (opt-in) to unlock your content;
  • new: Leads shortcode - We know that collecting leads is essential for your business. We've added a new shortcode in the tagDiv Composer page builder to help you in marketing efforts. With Leads Shortcode, you can easily design a form that collects emails and place it on your website where you like it;
  • new: Post content locker - Newsmag Theme now can lock the content of an article and allow users to view content based on an email subscription; 
  • new: Filter option added on blocks to display the Locked articles on Flex Blocks - 'Show exclusive posts only.' It works as standalone or in combination with other filtering options existing on the content blocks;
  • new: Option to display the "Exclusive" badge on Flex Blocks and globally on modules to mark the locked articles;
  • improvement: Wordpress 5.8;
  • improvement: Support for new Wordpress Widget Builder;
  • improvement: We've updated the Revolution Slider plugin to the latest version;
  • improvement: Redesigned activation message in wp-admin;
  • improvement: Option to Deactivate/Delete panel backups;
  • improvement: Added Author on Module 1 in the Mobile Theme plugin;
  • fix: Reset - delete just the Theme Panel settings option;
  • fix: Custom placeholder on Mobile Theme;
  • fix: Option to add js code after the body tag;
  • fix: Page template settings in Gutenberg;
  • fix: Raw HTML cannot be selected in tagDiv Composer;
  • fix: Added Print for translation;
  • fix: Remove JS block editor for mobile, on widgets.php section.

Newsmag - Version: 5

  • new: Instagram Connect System in the Theme Panel>Social Networks section for personal or business Instagram accounts;
  • new: Option in Theme Panel->Template Settings to disable ToTop button;
  • new: Added title_tag (Seo) option on block;
  • new: Added TikTok option for Social Counter;
  • improvement: tagDiv Composer performance;
  • improvement: Theme performance on the memory allocation;
  • improvement: Updated Facebook and Instagram to the new API in Social Counter;
  • improvement: Width and height attribute on header/footer logo;
  • improvement: We've updated the Revolution Slider plugin to the latest version;
  • improvement: tagDiv Newsletter duplicated queries;
  • improvement: Added Lazy Load animation on the Image Box and Single Image element;
  • fix: Favicon on Mobile Theme;
  • fix: Added form tag and label for Sign In input;
  • fix: CSS fix - Image Caption on Mobile Theme and AMP;
  • fix: Some characters like "]" that break shortcodes structure;
  • fix: Twitter URL - author socials;
  • fix: Autosave backup for the Theme Panel settings;
  • fix: Image thumbnail for Vimeo videos;
  • fix: Vimeo playlist error;
  • fix: Captions from Image Gallery appear in the excerpt;
  • fix: Prevent sending XSS injection in block ID and block attribute - courtesy to Truoc Phan of Techlab Corporation;
  • fix: Some string translations on the Mobile theme;
  • fix: Undo/redo history in tagDiv Composer due to memory limit on local storage;

Newsmag - Version: 4.9.6

  • new: tagDiv Theme Welcome Page;
  • new: WordPress 5.6 compatibility – Newsmag Theme is now compatible with the latest WordPress version;
  • new: Flickr block;
  • new: Video pop-up for Single Image shortcode;
  • improvement: tagDiv Composer history system performance;
  • improvement: WooCommerce compatibility;
  • improvement: We've updated the WPBakery plugin to the latest version;
  • improvement: We've updated the Revolution Slider plugin to the latest version;
  • fix: Facebook oembed fix for featured videos (the thumbnail generator system is deprecated and it will not be supported anymore);
  • fix: Facebook social counter;
  • fix: wpb_wrapper - selector used on columns;
  • fix: excerpt length issue;
  • fix: illegal string warning on font icons;
  • fix: translation issue for reset password message.

Newsmag - Version: 4.9.5

  • new: WordPress 5.5 compatibility – Newsmag Theme is now compatible with the latest WordPress version as it was tested with the RC WordPress 5.5 version;
  • improvement: We've updated the theme with the latest Instagram API;
  • improvement: We've updated the Revolution Slider plugin to its latest version;
  • fix: YouTube/Vimeo API;
  • fix: Image caption appears in the excerpt;
  • fix: Closing Block with Title shortcode when text content is not added;
  • fix: XSS security issue;
  • fix: Caption doesn’t appear on the modal gallery;
  • fix: Playlist in page megamenu error;
  • fix: Duplicate canonical URL when Yoast plugin is active;
  • fix: CSS fixes.

Newsmag - Version: 4.9.4