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PhotoPost Pro 8.12 released August 8th, 2012

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

8.12 is a maintenance release of 8.1x series to fix minor reported issues.

More information is available at: click here

PhotoPost 8.1 takes the premier Photo Gallery plug-in for vBulletin and 23 other forums (including as a stand alone gallery) to the next level with an entirely new setup of templates just for mobile browsers. This new template set retains the look of your gallery across platforms and allows for a streamlined viewing experience of your galleries and images using the same softer skin designs of PhotoPost 8.

PhotoPost Pro 8.1 released June 22nd, 2012

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

PhotoPost 8.1 has been released and continues to improve upon new featured released in the 8.0 series.

The mobile skin released in 8.0 has been completely reworked away from a framework solution to a completely separate set of templates that make for easy customization.

New features include:

. New reworked mobile interface for smartphone browsers
. Added new next prev image navigation arrows on showphoto.
. New Mail Settings and added support for SMTP mail.
. New Enhanced Captcha Setting in Usergroup Permissions to aid in the prevention of spam.
. Added Support for the new vbulletin 4.20 Navigation Manager.
. Added Support for the new php 5.1 and greater default timezone setting as alot of servers are being setup with this blank which will cause errors in php scripting as it needs to be set.

PhotoPost 8 released January 31st, 2012

Friday, February 10th, 2012

PhotoPost 8 is the latest generation of the leading community photo sharing script for vBulletin (and 23 other integrations, including a stand alone product) - complete with a completely redesigned interface with softer edges and a new framework for mobile devices.

New features include:

. New gallery templates layout
. New mobile interface for smartphone browsers

. BANNED and CENSORED WORDS lists (to prevent posts or censor words)
. Added social sharing icons to showphoto
. Improved AJAX features throughout
. Improved contest features to use AJAX voting
. Some functionality (like ecards) has been removed to help deal with “code bloat” on features that appeared to get very little (if any) use.
. Included for vBulletin4 are plugins to include gallery content into your forum. All profile links will go to your forum where all gallery content will be listed.

SAMPLE SITES RUNNING PHOTOPOST 8

A community photo gallery - - PhotoPost Photo Gallery
A Harley Davidson photo sharing community - Harley Alley
http://www.omegatron.net/photos
http://www.omegatron.net/gallery
http://www.reeftalk.com/gallery

PhotoPost Classifieds 4.0 GOLD Released 1-30-2010

Saturday, January 30th, 2010

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VERSION UPDATE: 4.00
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Classifieds 4.0 is a major update with features users have requested.

New features:

. vB4 support
. Usergroup Payment Permissions per Category.
. True Reserve Setting — If the price in an auction does not reach reserve setting auction will be relisted and not sold for a lesser price.
. Cron Expire Task — Ability to run the expire cron in the footer of the site versus setting up a cron task on the server.
. SEO URLs (requires .htaccess file)
. Single URLs for images
. 301 redirects to SEO pages for spider and normal URLs
. SEO URLs enabled in Admin -> Edit Settings -> Global Options (choices are none, spider, seo)

Upgraded files

/*.php (except config-inc.php.NEW, config-intc.php.NEW, inc_ads.php, inc_classifieds.php)

forums/vb3.php (you only need this file if you are using the vb registration system)

templates/vb4enhanced/* (new directory)

cron.php (new file)

HTACCESS (new file) — You must rename this to .htaccess and upload to the classifieds directory. If your on a windows server and want to use SEO then you need to have an ISAPI Rewrite Manager installed and place the contents of the htaccess file in your ISAPI Rewrite Manager panel.

There is an upgrade script to run to add any new fields needed even if you where running the beta.

vBGallery to PhotoPost Pro Import Script

Sunday, September 30th, 2007

PhotoPost Developer Chuck S. has written a vBGallery to PhotoPost Pro import script. Please be sure to backup your gallery database before performing the import.

There is also a PhotoPost Pro to vBGallery import script available, written by developer Zachariah.

PhotoPost PHP Pro and vBGallery Licenses Merged

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

Effective 9/26/2007, the PhotoPost PHP Pro and PhotoPost vBGallery Licenses have been merged into one single license, but both products will continue to be available. What this means is that when you buy a PhotoPost license now, you can download either PhotoPost PHP Pro or PhotoPost vBGallery and choose which one to install on your site. The same licensing rules apply: only one install on one domain per license, you can’t have both running at the same time.

For those customers who bought PhotoPost PHP Pro before 9/26/2007, you will find that you can now see and download PhotoPost vBGallery from the members area. If there is enough demand, we will offer an import script to import your photos from Pro to vBGallery if anyone wants to switchover.

For those customers who bought PhotoPost vBGallery at $59 or $99 before 9/26/2007, we now offer an upgrade path to PhotoPost Pro. Simply Paypal us (email is orders at photopost.com) the difference in price between what you paid for vBGallery and the $129 cost of PhotoPost Pro, and we will issue you a Pro license which will let you download and install either Pro or vBGallery.

Note that if you own a vBGallery license and want to renew your members area access to download a new version of vBGallery, you can still do so.

For more on Pro features vs. vBGallery, please see the comparison thread and also the write-up on our product details page.