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New version 1.2.5 release announcement

SocialScript v1.2.5 has been released and is now available in the client area. This is a minor update before the next major release however it still packs some great new and improved stuff. Some feature highlights:

  • Added support for PHP v7+
  • New email notifications added for comments, likes and timeline posts.
  • Users can purchase memberships and credits for others as gifts.
  • Added trial subscriptions and free bonus credits with membership purchases.
  • Default affiliate commission rates can be overridden for specific affiliates.
  • Display of banners can be scheduled.
  • And much more!

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard.Continue reading

New version 1.2.4 release announcement

SocialScript v1.2.4 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • New affiliates plugin.
  • Automatic sitemap generation for search engines.
  • Featured icons display for featured content.
  • Improved timeline performance.
  • And much more!

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New version 1.2.3 release announcement

SocialScript v1.2.3 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • Users can be automatically registered and signed into third party forums (or other software).
  • Pictures and videos can be attached to messages and posted on the timeline.
  • Language packs can now be searched.
  • Navigation links can be hidden from selected user groups.
  • New settings for multiple sites sharing one database.
  • Improved process of lost password recovery.
  • And much more!

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New version 1.2.2 release announcement

SocialScript v1.2.2 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • Gallery and list view modes in search results.
  • Users can provide a reason for cancelling accounts as well as restore them later.
  • User can view sent friend requests and who added them to favorites.
  • User can view who likes or rated their content.
  • Approved items don't require reapproval if text boxes were left unchanged after editing.
  • New pictures page that shows all pictures just like picture albums page.
  • Terms of service and privacy policy pages were moved to their own navigation list.
  • Users can be assigned to different groups based on user type selection.
  • And much more!

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New version 1.2.1 release announcement

SocialScript v1.2.1 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • Search by distance is now possible.
  • CCBill payment gateway added.
  • New permission to allow or deny users from viewing content marked as adult.
  • Administrator can edit and delete comments from the front end.
  • Geocoding feature added to detect user's coordinates.
  • Navigation group names didn't display correctly if custom links were added in the control panel.
  • Birthday field displayed duplicate errors if not filled in.
  • Number of columns setting didn't show up for radio boxes in the control panel.
  • New search options added to manage subscriptions page in the control panel.
  • Users couldn't logout if payment required setting was enabled.

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

Billing plugin updated

Billing plugin v1.1.7 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • All included payment gateways now support recurring payments.
  • System will cancel subscriptions in payment gateways automatically if user decides to cancel them.
  • Subscriptions are cancelled on the site if user cancels them in the payment gateway.
  • Subscription pricing is prorated if user changes their current subscription package to a different one.
  • And more!

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. You don't need to download the entire software to update the billing plugin, you may download just the plugin alone. Be sure to review payment gateway integration instructions after updating. Continue reading

New version 1.2.0 release announcement

SocialScript v1.2.0 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • New payment gateways added.
  • Pictures and videos can be marked as adult and unlisted.
  • Geo location feature added.
  • Users can be added as favorites.
  • Google ReCaptcha plugin updated to support version 2.
  • Improved picture and video management in the control panel.
  • HTML5 video player added.
  • And more!

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

New version 1.1.9 release announcement

SocialScript v1.1.9 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • Watermarks can be added to pictures.
  • New statistics plugin.
  • Reminders and automatic clean up of unconfirmed users.
  • Hints for profile questions.
  • Added special meta tags for better presentation of content and images when sharing them on Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Infinite scrolling across multiple pages.
  • And much much more!

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

Groups plugin is now available

Along with a new version we have added a new Groups plugin. Users can now create and join groups, as well as upload pictures and organize events within their groups.

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New version 1.1.8 release announcement

SocialScript v1.1.8 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • Users have online and away status.
  • Featured users and other content can be displayed on the homepage.
  • Users get redirected to the page they were at before logging in.
  • UTF8 character handling optimized.
  • Administrator can view profiles regardless of user's privacy settings.
  • Various performance related enhancements.

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

New version 1.1.7 release announcement

SocialScript v1.1.7 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • Templates have a new setting to show latest classified ads and upcoming events.
  • Users can send messages and friend requests to users who limited profiles to friends only.
  • System sets user selected language and template as default during registration.
  • Profile privacy no longer overrides privacy settings of individual items.
  • Added privacy option for viewing timeline activities.
  • Facebook integration library updated to meet their new requirements.
  • Improved CSS and javascript caching.

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

New version 1.1.6 release announcement

SocialScript v1.1.6 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • Word filter added
  • Mobile view improved.
  • Countries, states and cities can be reordered.
  • Timeline activity updated when users become friends.
  • Added help link for all control panel pages.
  • Newsletters can be send to subscribers or everyone.
  • Option to insert different banner HTML code for different screen sizes.

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

Developer guide and new version 1.1.5

Developer guide is now available online. It reviews everything from the basics to plugin examples.

SocialScript v1.1.5 has been released and is now available in the client area. This is an optional update that complements developer guide. If you don't plan on jumping into customizations, you may skip this update and wait for the next one. Otherwise please update your site to make sure files and code match developer guide.

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

New version 1.1.4 release announcement

SocialScript v1.1.4 has been released and is now available in the client area. This is a maintenance update that addresses a variety of small issues, making your site more stable and faster.

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

New version 1.1.3 release announcement

SocialScript v1.1.3 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • Events plugin added.
  • Chunk file uploading for large files.
  • Improved picture uploading and management.
  • Various small issues and errors fixed.

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

New version 1.1.2 release announcement

SocialScript v1.1.2 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • System and template settings are now multilingual.
  • Option to change template's images in the control panel.
  • Language flags are displayed on the site if more than one language is installed.
  • Improved javascript and css caching.
  • Setting to display custom page as your homepage.
  • System now shows new profile visitors and when they viewed your profile.

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading

New version 1.1.1 release announcement

SocialScript v1.1.1 has been released and is now available in the client area. Some feature highlights:

  • Setting to enable users upload pictures without having to create albums.
  • Smilies added for private messages and comments.
  • Commented can be edited by users.
  • Scrolling added when viewing message conversations for easier reading. 
  • Optional disclaimer for all new site visitors that has to be accepted before they can browse your site.
  • Option to ban IPs or IP ranges.
  • Privay settings for custom pages.

If you're an existing client, you may grab new files in the client area. Be sure to upload new software and plugin files before running the update wizard. Continue reading