WAAS Release Notes
Developer productivity: Global search function for source code
Admin improvement: When uploading to the file archive, a clearer notification is shown when everything is complete.
Widget improvement: The built-in sharegraph now defaults to intra-day mode if listing date is within 48 hours.
Chart improvement: Possibility to have thousand delimiter in the chart axis.
Security fix: The built-in buttons for social channels opens in a new window, and the correct set of security settings is implemented.
Editor simplification: Styles can now be grouped and presented as a dropdown instead of the checkbox list. This is useful for instance for section background colours.
Editor simplification: Styles can now be sorted to make it easier to find the checkbox you are looking for.
New feature: Static search engine for sites that should be exported to other platforms.
Editor improvement: Font files can now be navigated to despite working with a password protected site (to make the preview mode more correct).
Upgraded the text editor, TinyMCE 4.9.2
Upgraded the code editor, Ace editor 1.4.2
Developer productivity tools
Built-in ejs objects
PDF improvement: Better precision when managing page-breaks in PDFs.
New feature: To switch page template for an existing page.
New chart type: Stacked bar
Chart improvement: The chart tool now has a field for chart description
Image improvement: It’s now easier to align background images depending on screen size and image focus point.
Bug fix: Handle the case when a background image has been removed.
Milestone! WaaS now has the ability to create PDF documents based on the site’s regular pages. See
MAG's annual report for example. Please contact the WaaS team to learn more. New feature: Download the entire site (or parts of it) as a .zip file with static HTML pages.
New feature: Blocks can now be copy-and-pasted.
Performance improvement: Youtube-videos are not loaded until the visitor interacts with them.
New admin function: To upload multiple files, and ensure no non-alphanumeric characters are used
New editor function: For pages with inaccessible content (compiled pages, scheduled pages, shortcuts, etc.) there is now a button to show how to access the content again.
New admin function: To download files directly from the file archive
Editor improvement: The editor is now easier to reach for right-most blocks
The monitor of all websites on WaaS now ignores incomplete SSL chains
Bug fix: When uploading huge files, the system could freeze in some cases
Added feature in the hyperlink tool. It's now possible to link to a specific heading on a page. The page will scroll softly to that position.
When using multiple Google fonts, these are bundled to one single call for increased performance
Upgraded Nodejs to version 8.11.1
New system tool to monitor all websites on WaaS
Added the tool "bullet list" in the rich text editor for controls
Excel imports (whole Excel files, not only the already existing copy-and-paste from Excel function)
Upgraded the log in system (Auth0)
More prominent warning messages when deploying new code
Added features for advanced table editing. When a table is selected, new tools appears to insert/remove rows and columns, etc.
Bug fix: Newly created sections didn't respond when adding styles templates to them.
Redesigned section background tool, including support for video
Upgraded file storage system
More robust support for very large zip files
Scheduled jobs for Nasdaq pressreleases
Google Tag manager integration
Improved selection tools in the file browser
IP Anonymization in Google Analytics (due to GDPR)
New features in the search engine:
Show number of hits
Show url of each search hit
An additional search box on the results page
Refined settings for standard texts
Stronger control of uploaded file names
New admin tool: To create screen shots for project specific help articles
Editor interface: checkbox for opening links in a new window
Help manual: some help articles now has a "Show me how" button that demonstrates in the user interface how things work.
New feature: Block animations. These are defined per project, but can be imported from a standard library (approx. 50 standard animations). The editor attach animations to any block on a page, and it starts the animation when the user scrolls down to its position.
Support for global syllabications: The system adds soft hyphens to words defined by the administrator. Example: "innovative" becomes "innova-tive" when needed.
Client specific help articles can now be hover-connected to form fields, including style checkboxes
Styles can now be applied to charts
Block- and section styles can now be made available only for certain sections (to clean up the editor interface)
Clearer indication that the system is busy when uploading heavy images
Feedback buttons sending data to Google Analytics now available
Linked blocks can now link to external pages and files
Possibility to link inline images
Compiled pages and footer can now have page-specific css styles
New admin feature: Download sections of the website and upload/import them to another environment (from test to production for instance)
New system widget: Twitter feed
Bug fix: Insert page-dependent widgets on unpublished pages failed
Save calendar events for Outlook, Google Calendar or iCal
Display images from your Instagram account through new Instagram API widget
Improved integration of intercom.io support function
Content widgets available in different languages
For editors: New search function for pages and admin tools
Schedule a page for expiration
Built-in format template to center text
Hide blocks or sections in specified devices
Possibility to create templates that are hidden from navigation by default
New date format in the page version list in edit mode
For developers: CSS and JS editors are hidden when working with pagetypes
Updated system widget: In the Cision subscribe widget you can now set which languages the visitors want to subscribe to
Scheduled publishing for pages
Possibility to create manual 301-redirects in admin-mode
Warning message when administrators are deploying pages from test to production
Upgrades in the core platform
Installed Azure Application Insights for better surveillance: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/application-insights/
New database connection procedure for increased performance
Upgraded Nodejs version to 8.9.3
Upgraded database driver for MongoDb to 3.0.1
Re-written proxy for file download for increased performance
Previewing unpublished pages
Updated system widget: In the searchbox widget you can now define placeholder (an semitransparent text in the textbox when it has no value)
Possibility to define opengraph images to pages.
http://ogp.me/ Switched search-engine from Bing to AddSearch: https://www.addsearch.com/
New system module: Cision subscription
New feature: Image map. An image map is an image with clickable areas. These areas can be designed by the editor.
New widget: Share graph. This one is much faster and more design-flexible than 3rd parties’ graphs.
https://www.maginteractive.com/investor-relations/share-graph/ Updated support for web fonts for legacy Internet Explorer
Updates in the core platform
Automated SSL certificate creation and renewal
xml syntax for 301 pages
In edit-mode: freeze the user interface when it need a response from the server to continue.
New features for editors
Paste word and excel content directly into the editor
Sub- and super-script. E.g. CO
2 and Footnote 1 Icons for the main navigation is now part of the core platform
Minor upgrade to the system widget “Sidebar navigation”
Upgraded Bing search engine to v7
Handling Bing error when out of quota
Redesigned hyperlink tool in the editor. Most importantly it’s now possible to link to files
Possibility to drop files from the desktop into the editor. If it’s not an image it will create a list of clickable file links.
New built-in navigation type: Single-page navigation. Rather than navigate to a new page, the page scrolls to the correct section. http://www.grandcentralsundbyberg.se/
New tool for system administrators: Se which editors are logged in, and when their latest interaction occurred. This way, we can avoid deploying new code when someone is working.
Editor’s manual in PDF format
Editor’s manual now contains account specific help items (for project unique widgets, etc)
New feature for administrators: When importing press releases, you can now choose how many to import
New feature for administrators: Navigation tool between WAAS environments (test, production, etc).
New feature for developers: Upgraded procedure to define colors and css styling for charts.
Nasdaq pressreleae integration
Nasdaq share ticker
New feature: If no mobile grid is defined, it will use a default grid which is simply stacking the blocks on top of each other (which is the case for 90% of the pages on a typical site)
Upgrades to the core platform
Background images can now have Base64 format
Upgraded the central communication tool Socket.io to 2.0