Period Changelog

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1.270 - February 24, 2019

  • Feature: added option to display the "last updated" date on posts
  • Update: shortcodes can now be used in the Footer Text feature added by Period Pro
  • Fix: posts showing today's date on non-English sites using WP 5.1

1.260 - December 18, 2018

  • Update: classic editor size adapts to full-width page template

1.250 - December 5, 2018

  • Update: added Goodreads social icon
  • Fix: Gutenberg fixes

1.240 - November 20, 2018

  • Update: full Gutenberg compatibility
  • Update: styled classic post editor like front-end

1.230 - November, 5 2018

  • Update: redesigned Period Dashboard
  • Update: changed Customizer ad

1.220 - October 24, 2018

  • Fix: dropdown menu indicator not showing

1.210 - October 15, 2018

  • Feature: added WooCommerce support
  • Feature: added scroll-to-top arrow option to Customizer
  • Feature: added Bitbucket,, Stack Overflow, Discord, Mixcloud, Medium, and phone to social icons
  • Update: reordered social icons in Customizer
  • Update: security enhancements
  • Update: jQuery compatibility updates
  • Update: made social site names translatable

1.200 - May 10, 2018

  • Fix: PHP 5.2 compatibility fix

1.11 - May 9, 2018

  • Feature: layouts can now be assigned globally for posts, pages, the blog, and archives

1.10 - December 7, 2017

  • Fix: layout thumbnails fixed in Customizer

1.09 - August 10, 2017

  • Feature: added full-width page template
  • Update: added Brazilian Portuguese translation
  • Update: admin prompt asking for a review after 14 days
  • Update: PressPad News ad included in Period options page
  • Update: switched Period Pro image in Customizer to a GIF
  • Update: new layout images in Customizer
  • Update: added styling for Disqus
  • Fix: Facebook descriptions created by Yoast no longer included "Continue reading..."
  • Fix: sticky post status no longer shows in search results
  • Fix: styling for author bios on author post archives

1.08 - April 28, 2017

  • Feature: added four new social icons - Yelp, Google Wallet, Amazon, and Twitch
  • Update: disambiguated translation strings to make translating easier
  • Update: licensing updates in readme.txt
  • Fix: no longer including ellipsis after custom excerpts

1.07 - January 10, 2017

  • Update: Turkish translation added
  • Update: updated fitvids for responsive videos
  • Update: added styling for Featured Image Captions plugin
  • Update: added "aria-hidden" to ornamental icons
  • Fix: drop-down menus now work on touch enabled devices
  • Fix: white line on left side of Featured Images in RTL display fixed
  • Fix: excerpt no longer placed in one line when more tag included in paragraph

1.06 - December 5, 2016

  • Update: tested & updated for WP 4.7
  • Update: added 8 new social media icons
  • Update: added Russian translation
  • Update: now redirecting to Period dashboard upon activation
  • Update: Period dashboard reorganized and improved
  • Update: updated style & copy of Period Pro ad in Customizer

1.05 - October 11, 2016

  • Update: security enhancements
  • Update: added German translation
  • Update: added Dutch translation
  • Update: added Japanese translation
  • Fix: threading/nesting in comments can now be turned off (incomplete in last update)

1.04 - August 30, 2016

  • Update: "Return to Blog" post navigation link now leads to blog even if not on homepage
  • Update: updated Font Awesome icon font for social icons (new Instagram logo)
  • Fix: Threading/nesting in comments can now be turned off
  • Fix: Featured Images displaying properly now on Pages in Internet Explorer

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