SitePad 1.3.2 Launched in Stable branch

Hi,

We have launched SitePad 1.3.2 in the Stable branch.

1) [Feature] The new SitePad editor is now going to be the default editor. Old websites will continue to work and can be edited with the Old SitePad editor.

2) [Feature] We have improved the”Add New Site” wizard for the new editor. Now you can choose your theme and enter your details via a 3 step wizard.

3) [Feature] We also have now reached 410+ themes in the new SitePad editor.

4) [Feature] Added “Site Icon” option in the General Settings, to add a favicon for the site.

5) [Feature] We have added a backup option for your Sitepad website(s). You can now backup and restore your website in SitePad. These backups can also be downloaded from SitePad.

6) [Task] If your account supports multiple databases, we will now create a new database for each site.

7) [Task] On Control Panels with open_basedir restrictions, you will now be able to install SitePad.

8) [Task] Added HTTPS auto-detection of your selected domain.

9) [Bug-Fix] In some cases, there was a bug while creating a new Navigation Menu. This is fixed.

10) [Bug-Fix] In some cases on Plesk, the publishing of websites failed because the FTP password could not retrieved. This is fixed.

After months of testing and improvement we have now made the new SitePad editor as the default editor for all users and we will be able to give more themes and new features like e-commerce very soon.

Regards,
The SitePad Team

SitePad 1.3.1 Launched in Stable branch

Hi,

We have launched SitePad 1.3.1 in the Stable branch.

1) [ Feature ] Added “Site Icon” option in the general setting to add a favicon for the site.

2) [ Improvement ] We have improved “Add New Site” wizard for the new editor, now you can step your site form “Add New Site” wizard.

The new SitePad editor will now soon be made the default for all users and we will be able to give more themes and new features like e-commerce very soon.

Regards,
The SitePad Team

SitePad 1.3.0 Launched in Stable branch

Hi,

We have launched SitePad 1.3.0 in the Stable branch.

1) [Feature] Added SEO settings in the new Sitepad editor. Now users can add their websites meta information for SEO optimization.

2) [ Feature ] We have improved the Contact Form in SitePad. You can now modify the email templates for a particular contact form or set a global default contact form template.

3) [Task] Users can now add additional HTML, Javascript, CSS codes, etc. to their Headers and Footers. Users can give a global setting or modify them individually for a particular page or post.

4) [Task] A Coming Soon message will be shown if the website is not yet setup.

5) [Bug-Fix] If the profile email was changed, the email confirmation message was not being sent. This is fixed.

6) [Bug-Fix] The internal SitePad URL i.e. http://sitepad.local was not being rendered in some cases. This is fixed.

7) [Bug-Fix] If the Admin had setup their own branding, it was not correctly displayed in certain areas. This is fixed.

8) [Bug-Fix] The Enduser SitePad license was not loaded correctly sometimes. This is fixed.

9) [Bug-Fix] Certain hard-coded strings have been converted to language strings.

The new SitePad editor will now soon be made the default for all users and we will be able to give more themes and new features like e-commerce very soon.

Regards,
The SitePad Team

Pagelayer Crosses 200,000+ Active WordPress Installations

The Pagelayer Team, today announced that they have achieved a new milestone of reaching 200,000+ Active WordPress users.

The Pagelayer team, have also launched a premium version with 60+ Widgets, 500+ ready made sections which has headers, footers, sections, full pages, etc. It also includes features like Motion Effects, Popup Builder, Form Builder, Template Builder, Contact Forms, etc. The premium version starts for $39/year.

They have added 70+ documentation articles over the past 2 weeks and are now working on video tutorials.

About Pagelayer
PageLayer is a WordPress page builder plugin. Its very easy to use and very light on the browser. Pagelayer works with any WordPress theme. Pagelayer is a real time editor and you can create beautiful web pages in a few minutes !

SitePad 1.2.9 Launched in Stable branch

Hi,

We have launched SitePad 1.2.9 in the Stable branch.

1) [Task] New Themes API implemented.

2) [Task] SitePad changes for launching the new editor in Softaculous.

3) [Task] Added statistics in the Admin Panel for new editor users.

The new SitePad editor will now soon be made the default for all users and we will be able to give more themes and new features like e-commerce very soon. We plan to do this by mid-April 2020.

Regards,
The SitePad Team

SitePad 1.2.8 Launched in Stable branch

Hi,

We have launched SitePad 1.2.8 in the Stable branch.

1) [ BugFix ] In Plesk, while accessing the old editor of Sitepad the same subscription domains were missing from the “Add new” site domain list. This is fixed.

2) [BugFix] In certain cases, scripts setup in a subfolder of the Sitepad site directory, were unable to access such directories / scripts. This is fixed.

3) [Bug-Fix] In certain cases, there were some js errors in the action history. This is fixed.

4) [Bug-Fix] In the SitePad Admin Panel the refresh user count was not working. This is fixed.

5) [Bug-Fix] In certain cases, Sitepad editor was unable to get the contents of the section from the API. This is fixed.

6) [Bug-Fix] In the inner row widget the background elements were not working. This is fixed.

7) [Bug-Fix] In the inner row widget, shape styles were not working. This is fixed.

8) [Bug-Fix] If zlip compression was on in PHP, ob_gzhandler used to give an error due to which Sitepad editor failed to load in some cases. This is fixed.

The new SitePad editor will now soon be made the default for all users and we will be able to give more themes and new features like e-commerce very soon. We plan to do this by mid-April 2020.

Regards,
The SitePad Team

SitePad 1.2.7 Launched in Stable branch

Hi,

We have launched SitePad 1.2.7 in the Stable branch.

1) [ BugFix ] While cloning the “sitepad-data” directory was not cloned properly. This is fixed.

2) [BugFix] OpenLiteSpeed Web server on DirectAdmin, openbase_dir restrictions were not allowing SitePad installations to work. We have added /usr/local/sitepad/editor as an allowed path for all installations to fix this.

The new SitePad editor will now soon be made the default for all users and we will be able to give more themes and new features like e-commerce very soon. We plan to do this by mid-April 2020.

Regards,
The SitePad Team

SitePad 1.2.6 Launched in Stable branch

Hi,

We have launched SitePad 1.2.6 in the Stable branch.

1) [Feature] Cookie Consent Editor has been added in the new SitePad Editor. We also have a simple wizard to enable Cookie Consent. The new editor allows visual editing options.

2) [Feature] We have added the Scrolling Effects and Mouse Effects feature in the new SitePad Editor. You can now set an animation to an element on mouse movement or on a scroll.

3) [Feature] We have now added 500+ sections in SitePad. You can 1-click add sections to a post/page. We have also added many pages so that you can build your website with just a few clicks.

4) [Feature] Most text fields are now editable from the Editor window itself without the left bar text fields. This enhances the editing experience.

5) [Feature] A login system has been implemented for the new SitePad Editor. The new login system works by emailing an OTP to the Admin User. The primary login system via the control panel is always going to be there.

6) [Feature] Bruteforce checks are also implemented for the new Login System.

7) [Feature] We have implemented an optional Google reCaptcha setting as well for captcha during various forms like Login, Registration, comments, etc. By default a math captcha is enabled.

8) [Feature] You can also rename the login page to avoid other users to know what is the login URL.

9) [Feature] We have Added 20+ new themes for the new SitePad editor. You can view the latest themes on our website : https://sitepad.com/themes/

10) [Improvement] We have added a pre-loader to the SitePad editor.

11) [Improvement] The Left-bar UI has been improved. Much more UI changes are coming !

12) [Improvement] The Add Section wizard, has been further improved. The speed of image loading has also improved and we will improve the sections further.

13) [Task] File Permissions settings for writable Files and Directories has been added in the Admin Panel.

14) [Task] Added the option to de-select the options from the multi-select property type.

15) [Task] MySQL will now be generated with a special character to make it stronger.

16) [Task] On DirectAdmin if the FTP password was not having special characters, the old SitePad editor could not publish files. This is fixed.

17) [BugFix] When a site was edited in SitePad Panel, the email address was not updated for the admin user. This is fixed.

18) [BugFix] On some DirectAdmin servers, openbase_dir restrictions were not allowing SitePad installations to work. We have added /usr/local/sitepad as an allowed path for all installations to fix this.

19) [Bug-Fix] In certain cases, widgets were broken when we use double code in text. This is fixed.

20) [Bug-Fix] The image portfolio icon was missing. This is fixed.

The new SitePad editor will now soon be made the default for all users and we will be able to give more themes and new features like e-commerce very soon. We plan to do this by mid April 2020.

Regards,
The SitePad Team

SitePad 1.2.5 Launched in Stable branch

Hi,

We have launched SitePad 1.2.5 in the Stable branch.

1) [Feature] Added Sitemap options for the new editor of Sitepad. Now you can create a sitemap of your site and you can view your site sitemap XML file from https://SITE_HOME_URL/sitemap.xml

2) [Task] Added MySQLi extension in PHP as a requirement for running SitePad on Plesk.

3) [BugFix] On some servers, certain language strings were not visible in the new SitePad editor. This is fixed.

4) [BugFix] Mail Chimp code embed was not working. This is fixed.

5) [BugFix] Google Analytics code was not working. This is fixed.

More exciting features and updates are coming in the next version

Regards,
The SitePad Team

SitePad 1.2.4 Launched in Stable branch

Hi,

We have launched SitePad 1.2.4 in the Stable branch.

1) [ Feature] Added language options for the SitePad new editor dashboard.

2) [ Feature] Added option to search themes on the setup of the site for the new editor.

3) [ Improvement ] The left bar of the new page editor has been further improved.

More exciting features and updates are coming in the next version

Regards,
The SitePad Team