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Knews Multilingual Newsletters

Finally, newsletters are multilingual, quick and professional: Create and send automated newsletters or through his WYSIWYG editor.

1.6.3

  • AUTOMATED NEWSLETTERS & AUTORESPONDERS NEW FEATURES
  • Autoresponders can be filtered by user language
  • Extra info added in the list
  • Emails at once added on manual submision
  • Bug solved: some autoresponders never was sent to some users
  • Support for new Polylang versions
  • Solved a qTranslate issue in automated newsletters

1.6.2

  • Complaint with the new WP 3.9 WPDB extra layer for PHP 5.5+ (Warning: mysql_real_escape_string()... messages)
  • Solved bug in autoresponders: never was created when used with one list filter.
  • Solved issue with qTranslate on manual post insertion

1.6.1

  • Solved bug in autoresponders: never was sent in some installations
  • Solved issue with qTranslate on image insertion

1.6.0

  • Finally! Autoresponders!! please, take a look here
  • Emails at once in autocreation
  • Newsletters classified by type: manual, autocreated, and autocreation + autoresponders
  • Assistant inside WYSIWYG Editor for tokens and shortcodes insertion
  • More stable newsletter autocreation
  • Emails per hour preview
  • Support in WYSIWYG Editor for HTTPS administration

1.5.9

  • Added language filter in subscribers administration
  • Added support for the new MAC Safari versions (WYSIWYG drag & drop works again)
  • Solved link tracking bug for stats

1.5.8

  • Solved the "email submission failed" message. It's a bug introduced in 1.5.7 (the emails really was sent, but Knews always show sending error, in SMTP test, unique submission and mailing list submission.

1.5.7

  • New styles for 3.8 admin interface
  • Subscription form outer WordPress (from other websites through Iframe)
  • Solved auto-creation bug when more than one process starts at same time (only one was sent in past)
  • Trying re-subscribe error message solved
  • Solved the HTML code editor blank error

1.5.6

  • Solved empty subject bug when the newsletter was sent trough SMTP: We're sorry, guys!

1.5.5

  • Double optin subscription on/off (default on)
  • Email subscription advice (Knews email you when someone subscribes)
  • Error in image resize solved
  • Gmail port corrected in SMTP wizard
  • Solved downloadable file link tracking stats param issue in newsletters

1.5.4

  • Chinese Simplified & Traditional added
  • User IP and registration date export added (in CSV)
  • Solved not-homepage-issue under newsletter or dialog
  • Full support for distinct /wp-content folder name
  • Full support for Hungarian chars (thanks to @easy82)
  • Support for relative image URLs inside WordPress
  • Patch added for some users who can't see stats graphs (thanks to @burakali)
  • More clean code in newsletters (less comments)
  • Better code line cut

1.5.3

  • Better mailing lists panel: in send newsletter and export users
  • Better stats
  • Lighter export users (less timeout issues, about 50.000 users)
  • Better search users
  • Solved tracking codes repeated
  • IP and date registration in user info panel
  • Support for one-blog plugin activation in a multiblog site
  • Support for distinct than wp-content folder name - See more at: http://www.knewsplugin.com/changelog/#sthash.ZeQfdmsX.dpuf

1.5.2

  • Tracking pixel automated, with easy configuration wizard (it needs one change in htaccess file)
  • Better stats, better colors and reset option added
  • Now you can add custom CSS for subscription widget (don't need modify your CSS theme anymore)
  • Too faster search subscriber (admin side)
  • Solved bad links in outlook (last slash in unsubscribe and can't read links)
  • Tabbed configuration and sexy switches instead checkboxes

1.5.1

  • IMPORTANT: SOLVED 1.5.0 BUG: 1.5.0 users can't send newsletters

1.5.0

  • Removed automated upgrade from Knews Free to Pro (WordPress.org guidelines)
  • Portuguese language added (Thanks to BAANNNG. http://www.baannng.com).
  • MySQL error messages at first installation solved.

1.4.9

  • Solved can't read link don't show the newsletter bug
  • Solved manual user insertion bug
  • Better support for Polylang

1.4.8

  • Solved select post blank popup in newsletter editor

1.4.7

  • Support for Polylang (Now Knews works as multilingual with WPML, Polylang and qTranslate)
  • Nice URLS (In subscription opt-in, cant read and unsubscribe links)
  • Solved blank dialog after subscription
  • Less interferences with another plugins

1.4.6

  • Solved blank color picker window under WordPress 3.6
  • Suport for WPML 2.9
  • Import CSV multistep filename error solved
  • Automated newsletters stability
  • Solved some interferences with another plugins

1.4.5

  • Solved the "Knews cant update. Please, check user database permisions. (You must allow ALTER TABLE)" error (only in 1.4.4, we're sorry)

1.4.4

  • SUBSCRIPTION FORM WIDGET IMPROVEMENTS:
  • Subtitle added (optional)
  • Show required fields text (optional)
  • More specific message error for required fields
  • Accept terms checkbox (optional)
  • BETTER IMPORT TOOL:
  • Import multiple step (every 500 users, in order to avoid memory issues)
  • Mailing lists creation (supports multiple, comma separated)
  • Import error log (see which and why emails reports issues)
  • IP saving in subscription time
  • GENERAL IMPROVEMENTS:
  • Manual user creation with one step name and surname introduction and options remembering
  • Test SMTP: added from, from name and debug info
  • Saving which link was clicked inside a newsletter
  • Cron call overlap prevented
  • BUGS SOLVED:
  • The resize IMG bug in editor (forbidden) solved for some users
  • The retry submission for the errors now works
  • The aphostrophe JS bug in the "see log" option (on submits) in some languages solved.

1.4.3

  • Newsletters shown in a light window over the home page (follow the newsletters can't read link)
  • Confirmation subscription dialog prettyfied
  • Unescaped strings break JavaScript (aphostrophe, some languages only) solved
  • Subscription form extra borders issue solved (1.4.2 bug)

1.4.2

  • Subscription form layout: Labels outside fields (default), inside or hidden as an option
  • Changes in the subscription form tags structure
  • Better excerpt extraction: without extra BRs and other issues
  • More stable auto creation newsletter

1.4.1

  • Support for the new WordPress 3.5 media uploader
  • Greek language added
  • Emails with spaces behind or before now supported (in subscription form, CSV import and user search)

1.4.0

  • Automated update to premium version
  • Hungarian special chars support added
  • Subscription form IDs removed (now code validates W3C rules)
  • Solved line height editor bug in font dialog
  • Solved dancing cursor in Firefox while writing

1.3.2

  • Added HTML edition for the HTML coders inside HTML WYSIWYG Editor
  • Easy SMTP default configuration for 1&1 and GoDaddy hostings (the most asked & confuse hostings). And Gmail and Yahoo external accounts (most used external SMTP).
  • Solved a bug in the Test SMTP config for IsSendmail() configuration: always failed with right config (thanks to Manuel López Riego)
  • Solved PHP Warning in automated_jobs.php for qTranslate users (thanks to Andrija Kokanovic)
  • Solved PHP notice in newsletter creation: notice undefined variable anytemplate (thanks to Hasan Yousef)

1.3.1

  • Cleaner in the WYSIWYG Editor for the font size bug (appears only in some mail clients, most times in some letters inside the link) now solved.
  • More clean and shorter code lines in sent newsletters html: solves rare mail client issues.
  • Support for the new jQuery 1.9: alternatives for the deprecated live() and browser() methods. More performance and support for older jQuery versions.
  • Export subscribers: Now exports the name and surname fields.
  • Post content: insertion now really gets the_excerpt content (if exists, otherwise generates it using the content).
  • Select post pagination() function re-declaration bug solved (some WP themes uses this function name).

1.3.0

  • Solved a bug while saving the newsletter in the WYSIWYG editor

1.2.9

  • Russian language added (Thanks to Ivan Komarov. http://http://ivkom.ru ).
  • Google + icon added in the newsletter templates.
  • Added IsSendmail() in mailserver connection options (before only IsSMTP(), 1&1 webservers needs this method ).
  • Added alerts if all the mailing lists are closed (subscribe widget doesn't shown).
  • Fixed image resize issue under WP 3.5v (first time image resize / change).
  • Solved broken links can't read and unsubscribe for users not subscribed (submits through manual submit).
  • Some unstranslated strings solved (some strings added in latest releases).
  • Solved issue while saving in the editor (broken ajax communication).
  • Now the_excerpt gets the real post excerpt if there is one.
  • Subscription form back (if something goes wrong) now doesn't scroll up when doing click.
  • Right headers for stats images (some users can't see graphics stats).

1.2.8

  • Error message "Knews cant update. Please, check user database permisions. (You must allow ALTER TABLE)." solved. We're Sorry!!!
  • Subscription form back (if something goes wrong) without reload NOW WORKS.

1.2.7

  • Dutch language added (Thanks to Carl Rozema. http://www.hetsites.nl )
  • Title added in the newsletter page after user clicks can't read link
  • User administration improvements: search for name and surname and order by any field
  • Subscription form back (if something goes wrong) without reload
  • Special Class added to the subscription form button for easy CSS customisation
  • Now Knews uses the WordPress PHPMailer built-in library, less conflicts with another plugins
  • Plugin upgrade checks for database alter table permision before upgrade
  • FIXES:
  • Admin prefs checkboxes (automated options and compatibility options) changes aren't saved into 1.2.6 version, fixed.
  • Eternal welcome to the 1.2.6 version bug solved
  • Font Picker (selector) blank window bug solved
  • Select page for insertion 404 error solved
  • Magic quotes gpc activated proof (some webservers has this activated)
  • Fifth step importation bug solved (rare issue)
  • JS-Cron step #2 404 error solved

1.2.6

  • TESTED IN WP 3.5
  • DEEP CHANGES IN SECURITY: XSS & CSRF attaks prevention
  • AUTOMATION IMPROVEMENTS:
  • Added button to force automate script start with debugging info
  • Now the imported posts gets the "include posts for automation by default" preference
  • Autosave posts deactivating automation user preference solved
  • Automate posts by creation/update date preference added
  • FIXES:
  • Pagination added into select post popup (preventing memory overflow for much posts)
  • Long lang code support added (chinese and portuguese)
  • First character ? in newsletters fixed (rare, only a few webservers issue)
  • Import users bug fixed
  • PHP set_time_limit warning solved

1.2.5

  • Added automated config option: older edited posts should be included on automation (on/off)
  • Added subscribe config option: Antispam bot check (on/off) (Subscribe always fails "wrong e-mail adress" message issue in some Cache systems)
  • Fatal error in admin newsletter page fixed
  • Added 250 and 500 users per iteration submit (only for high performance SMTP)
  • Fixed issue in the text email version (Thanks to Ernscht)
  • Fixed issue in special chars email validation (Thanks to Ernscht)
  • Added widget format (label/input position)
  • Hidden Knews in admin menu fixed
  • Fixed mailto in links on newsletters

1.2.4

  • Solved double subscription bug into windows webservers (definitely, we swear)
  • Solved bug in the scheduling of autocreation task
  • Added JS-CRON force button in submits screen (look at the bottom list)
  • Added support for NextGen Gallery images insertion in the WYSIWYG editor
  • Added apply_filters['the_content'] deactivation to avoid post insertion issues with another plugins like NextGen Gallery and others

1.2.3

  • Solved htaccess bug in newsletter images (bug in 1.2.2 version for some webservers)
  • Double subscription bug fixed
  • Fixed broken HTML newsletter submit when includes bad URLs (like )
  • Added mailing lists order field (for selector order in subscription form)
  • Bad URL tutorials fixed
  • Solved JavaScript post content insertion into newsletter bug (from plugins like add Link to Facebook)

1.2.2

  • Solved SQL bug ('last_run' missing field) in knews 1.2.0 /1.2.1 clean installations (in Auto-creation admin page)
  • Solved a token replacement bug about name/surname fields in submitted newsletters.
  • Now you can specify a mailing list id, name, surname and/or stylize it in shortcode and theme knews_plugin_form() call (see installation for details).
  • Solved statistics bug: now shows the Submits OK/Error graph and calculates right the clicks percentages
  • The custom templates can be uploaded to /wp-content/uploads/knewstemplates/ in order to preserve it when you updating the plugin.
  • New premium template "Glossy Black", in our (new shop).

1.2.1

  • SOLVED IMPORTANT BUG!!! Cron submits never be submitted in 1.2.0 version.
  • Solved two bugs in the can't read page: Now replaces the tokens (Name and Surname) and the unsubscribe link now works. Thanks to IanFox.
  • The e-mail now is url encoded into user confirmation, unsubscribe and can't read email. Emails like abc+def@test.com works now. Thanks to Ernscht.

1.2.0

  • Added Name and Surname fields, in the subscription form and token replacement in the newsletter submit.
  • Automated creation and submit newslettering.
  • Deep change in the Ajax way: from old-school method to standard WordPress method: This will solve some incompatibility issues with other plugins in the WYSIWYG editor and other Ajax Calls.

1.1.5

  • NEW: Bosnian added - sr_RS - about 60% translated (thanks to: Hasan Yousef)
  • WOW: CSS and images on/off preview in the WYSIWYG editor.
  • Post selection for insertion in the newsletter editor enharcements:
    • in the right language by default.
    • with the_content filters from theme/plugins in %the_content% replacement
    • posts without title can be selected. Thanks to Hasan Yousef
  • Add subscriptor function added: $Knews_plugin->add_user(email, id_list_news, lang, lang_locale) e.g. $Knews_plugin->add_user('mail@domain.com', 1, 'en', 'en_US'). Thanks to @drskullster.
  • Cross-domain bug solved in ajax subscription when WPML differents domains per language option activated. Thanks to Matthieu Huguet
  • Import bug solved when submit confirmation is activated. Thanks to @berardini.
  • Cache bug in the WYSIWYG editor after saving for some users solved by adding random param. Thanks to Miran Peterman

  • Stats bug solved (function name incompatibility with other themes/plugins). Thanks to @ashishsehgal.

  • The extrange forbidden error while saving the newsletter solved. Thanks to Hasan Yousef

  • A casablanca template background image bug solved.

1.1.4

  • Fixed an Stupid bug in the widget that breaks the sidebar... we apologize this!!!

1.1.3

  • NEW: Croatian added - hr - about 60% translated (thanks to: Hasan Yousef)
  • NEW: Serbian added - sr_RS - about 60% translated (thanks to: Hasan Yousef)
  • Custom templates folder. Upload your custom templates to /wp-content/uploads/knewstemplates and plugin uploads don't erase it.
  • FIXED AUTOMATED SUBMIT BUG IN WP CRON configs (some users can't submit newsletters, the submit process stopped at 0% forever). Thanks to: Tudor
  • Fixed issue with the JavaScript CRON Emulation (previous versions marks JS-Cron as a cronjob server input)
  • Fixed exact size upload error in the WYSIWYG editor (when no resize is needed). Thanks to: Hans-Heinz Bieling
  • Fixed the selection post issue in the WYSIWYG Knews Editor (some qTranslate configurations can't switch between languages). Thanks to: Acorderob
  • Added mailing list ID as optional param in the knews shortcode. Thanks to: Luis Briso de Montiano Aldecoa
  • Fixed javascript bug when 2 or more knews subscription form cohexists in one page (sidebar + shortcode or more than one shortcode). Thanks to: Luis Briso
  • Fixed the drag and drop modules issue in older created newsletters (from knews versions 1.0.0 to 1.0.5). Thanks to: Xavier Goula
  • Easy color change and delete of links in the newsletter editor. Thanks to Hans-Heinz Bieling
  • Fixed the position of the false comments textarea in the subscription form (to avoid spam bots). Thanks to: Hasan Yousef
  • DOING_AJAX constant added in ajax pages for WP_DEBUG activated configs. (See http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/13509/how-to-override-wp-debug-for-ajax-responses)

1.1.2

  • Fixed automated submit bug (some users can't submit newsletters, the submit process stopped at 0% forever). Thanks to webken.
  • Added import option that allow add mailing lists to old subscriptors trough new CSV. Thanks to: Luis Briso de Montiano Aldecoa.
  • Fixed minor translation bug in Arabic language. Thanks to: Hasan Yousef.
  • Updated dashboard advices system.
  • Fixed a path bug link to the JavaScript CRON Emulation file.
  • Fixed the selection post issue in the WYSIWYG Knews Editor (some WPML configurations can't switch between languages). thanks to: Hasan Yousef.
  • Fixed an undo image URL change issue in Editor.
  • Fixed the too small image message bug in Editor: Before, show an incorrect permissions error message.
  • Link to videotutorial in the editor added.

1.1.1

  • VERY IMPORTANT: A SECURITY UPDATE *

Solved a Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability (XSS) in the file: knews/wysiwyg/fontpicker/index.php (Technical info here http://www.securelist.com/en/advisories/49825)

  • Anti-spam bots hidden inputs was added to registration widget / form (thanks to Hans-Heinz Bieling)
  • Anti-spam bots hidden inputs was added to registration widget / form (thanks to Hans-Heinz Bieling)

1.1.0

  • WORDPRESS 3.4 COMPATIBLE
  • NEW: MULTISITE SUPPORT
  • NEW: STATISTICS
  • TEMPLATES ARE MULTILANGUAGE
  • ALL THE TEMPLATES HAS SOCIAL BUTTONS
  • RIGHT TO LEFT LANGUAGES SUPPORT
  • WYSIWYG IMPROVEMENTS:
  • wizard dialog for social buttons, to easily insert the URLs and hide undesired icons.
  • Image oversize limitation (non breaking layout)
  • Image attributes edition (alternate text, links, border, vspace and hspace properties)
  • The horizontal insertion spaces between modules are hidden in edition time, only appears during dragging module
  • There are a zoom view in the editor
  • The editor has now an insert image button at the cursor position
  • SMTP / CRON TUTORIALS ADDED
  • -- languages --
  • NEW: Arabic added - ar (thanks to: Hasan Yousef)
  • NEW: Finnish added - fi (thanks to: Eccola http://eccola.fi )
  • -- fixes --
  • Save newsletter error re-fixed (thanks to Javier)
  • User and password SMTP fields autocomplete issue solved (thanks to Esa Rantanen and Thorsten Wollenhöfer)
  • WP_DEBUG alerts breaking ajax actions and WYSIWYG editor (from current theme or another plugins error messages) fixed
  • WordPress core files inside directory broken URLs fixed (different WP address and Site address) (thanks to Manuel Burak and André Hilhorst)

1.0.5

  • Support for image selection in Multisite WordPress sites (thanks to Esa Rantanen)
  • WP-CRON interactions with other plugins fixed (thanks to Thorsten Wollenhöfer)
  • Save newsletter error fixed (thanks to Javier)
  • Image selection blank dialog fixed (thanks to Javier)

1.0.4

  • URGENT: Preview and can't read newsletters bug fixed (thanks to Esa Rantanen)
  • Image resize bugs fixed (thanks to Esa Rantanen)

1.0.3

  • MAJOR BUGS Fixed in Windows webservers (thanks to Hans-Heinz Bieling)
  • Resolved WYSIWYG editor issues in Macintosh Chrome (thanks to Max Schanfarber)
  • Minor bug in modal window after subscription on twenty elevens theme (thanks to Esa Rantanen)
  • Fixed customised messages bug (thanks to Hans-Heinz Bieling)

1.0.2

  • WYSIWYG improvements:
  • Solved change image bug when no link is provided (thanks to Alfredo Pradanos)
  • Now you can resize template images in situ, with re-sharp and undo buttons (click on images)

1.0.1

  • Template Casablanca improvements: background and layout issues with Gmail solved
  • Duplication of newsletters option added (not necessary start from scratch every newsletter)

1.0.0

  • Habemus Plugin!!!

Requires: 3.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.2
Last Updated: 2014-6-9
Downloads: 96,565

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