Since we talked about the new designs for the Blog app on our blog, we have been bombarded with emails on when we are releasing it. Thank you so much for your response ! Well, its finally here !!
We are delighted to announce that Blog App v4.1 that brings a host of UX improvements as well the fresh new designs is here and ready for you to download. This release is written ground up on top of the Unite Framework and brings with the goodness of Ionic 2 !
What’s more this will be the first release that will support using AC Builder which is also being released today. AC Builder v 0.1 is our first step towards ‘Self Service Customization’ that’s now available on AppCarvers.com. This will currently allow you to manage the base sites for which you want to order apps and also manage and edit app configuration and styling files. You can read docs about AC Builder here.
The free version of the app supports all features except blog authoring and uses AppCarvers branding.
The pro version lets your users blog on the go in addition to all features of the free version
Love the blog app and want one for your own website ? We offer customized builds as a service that lets you brand the app with your own colors and logo. Learn more about Getting your own Customized Build.
We are offering a spectacular discount of 30% to celebrate this milestone launch. Just use the code LAUNCH30 when you order a custom build of the Blog App. Offer ends 7th March, 2017. So hurry !!
Now that we have got those announcements done, I’m sure you can’t wait to look at more screenshots. For those wanting details, a changelog is also given Read on to see what’s inside !
A glimpse at some of the major design changes that are a part of this release.
A video demonstration of the Blog App 4.1 with new designs!
Blogs created before 2 hours are not being displayed in the app
Creating a new blog takes time if image is added using camera
Follow Author - The successful message is displayed as 'You are followingPrem'
Search View - The search view is different from the given design
Search View - The view is completely different from the given design
Tags - Create blog and Search icon is overlapping with blog title
List View - Space between author, category name and time should be reduced
When No internet connection, app shows error as 'Something Went Wrong!' or just loader keeps on moving
Loader should not be displayed on splash screen
Create blog - loader is displayed twice after the image gets uploaded
If category is not selected, blog gets created but gives error as 'something went wrong'
Create Blog - Albums and camera not working
Sometimes the image of previously created blog is replaced by image of newly created blog
Full description of a blog is not being displayed
Create time of a blog is incorrect
When Followed an author, tag does not change to Following
Throughout the app, when I pull to refresh, I am redirected to Homepage
Details View - Separator should not be provided on the details page
List View - The line spacing between an image, Title and blog details is very less as compared to the designs
Blog List View - The featured blogs are displayed again in the list as unfeatured blogs
Create Blog - When clicking on Select Category dropdown, the textbox should get closed
Create Blog - Category is repeated in the list
Create Blog - Not able to select tag from the options
Details view - Line spacing between two sentence in description is very less as compared to the designs
Details View - The font colour of blog title should be gray
Details view - The tag icon used in the app is different
List View - The font colour of an unfeatured blog's title should be grey
List View - Featured Blog - The font size of title of featured text should be greater than unfeatured blogs
List view - The text colour of time is gray in the design
Details View - UI needs to be improved
Default image is not loading
Spelling mistake - Something
Image should be resized
When sharing last blog via email, the image shown is of another blog
On Authors page, For prem, 22 posts have been mentioned, only 15 are in the list
When tapped on Bshee's post, list also shows Prem's post
The Home and create blog icon are highlighted when tap on Create Blog
New Blog - When new blog is created with image, two blogs are created
User gets logged out if he exists the app
Blog List View - Bookmark and share button getting cropped
User should not get Follow option for self
No successful message is displayed when user logs out
Change the successful message from "You are followed to user_name" to "You are following user_username"
Report this blog post - When we tap on the text box, the color of the tooltip changes to red
Blog details view - categories link is not working
The search button should be disabled until user types something in the search engine
After log in, app shows "no data to display message" for long time and later show the list
List view - Broken image on list view for blog "Test Rating"
Search - The Keyboard search button does not work
List View - When we tap on categories, the screen shows No Results Found, after some time, it shows the correct result
Login - The font size is too small. It should be at least one point up
Blogs are not getting created from ipad if given dates
Tags:- Search view:- Search is not working properly ref description
Frontend:- Easyblog demo:- Login and click on the bloggers view :- Shows Fatal error
Frontend:- EasyBlog view:- Font difference of category word in the list view(ref screenshot)
Frontend:- Category :- The newly added category are not getting displayed on category list
If I click cancel button, app shows 'Please fill in this field' for some seconds and then takes back
Subscribe to Update - Validations are not working
Comments - Validations are not working
Blog links - If clicked on a link, by default demo.appcarvers link gets opened which gives 404
Blog detail view - Broken images displayed in the app, if added images from the site
Search - If I enter games in the search engine, app shows blogs having 'G' letter in the blog name
Password protected blogs - The tool tip is breaking due to view blog button
Subscribe - Not getting email notification when a new blog is created though I have subscribed to the blogs notifications
Report as Spam - The tool tip should be complete. Now it is showing ellipses where the screen ends
Bloggers - If click on a blogger, related blogs are not listed
Tags - Tags are not showing related blogs
Create new blog - Permalink spelling is wrong
New Blog - While creating new blog, getting message as 'Something went wrong' though blog gets created
New Blog - Blog is not getting created
Blog details view - Comments - Font size is too large
Blog details view - Comments not working
Blog detail view - Subscribe - The confirmation message does not have space between the text created and email id
Deepa's new blog - Creation time is wrong
Create Blog - Size of delete image button is small
Login - If username and password is wrong, app shows error message and keeps on loading the page
Splash screen is not added in the app
App goes blank when resuming app from background
Delete Blog - Confirmation message displayed is 'Do you want to delete your blog'
Change the list and card view icons
When we delete a blog, app gets hanged
Blog list view - "No more data to display" is shown earlier. Remove this message
Latest Blogs list view - Blog images are getting stretched in Nexus
Use text editor when creating the blog.
While creating blogs with images, images does not get uploaded
HTML text is displayed in featured blogs
Not able to create blog as the select category list doesn't show anything
Complete description is not displayed on latest blog list
Not able to give star for any blog
The app show different people in bloggers list
Not able to enter description in blog in HTC
Newly created blogs are not listed in latest blogs
Comment on blog it shows the name of owner only.
Alignment should be proper on publish setting page.
The all pop up messages after creating and deleting the first letter should be capital
New blog view: Category field password field for what purpose is given not clear.
New blog view: Unpublished blog also publish.
New blog view: Toaster message alignment not proper.
New blog view: Navigation header is available
Latest Blog: Didn't find earlier blog which created before latest blog.
New blog view: Uploading image is unsuccessful.
Publish setting view: Enter the tags tooltip required.
Creating a new blog if we enter any text in blog title then the description text blog is not working.
Reduce image height from the apps. it looks so big in list as well as detail blog page
Full blog api
API : Search from tags or add tags params for the tags in the write blog api.
Add tags implementation in New Blog section.
Phase 2 -Loading message position should be fix ! ( Loading message position moves from top to down , when we log into the site.)
Android 4.2 Version ::On Focus , placeholder message of search should not hide (When we click on Search button, focus should go to search text fields & place holder should not hide) it should work similar to Ipad & Android 4.4
IOS Issue : Add bablog content does not rotate) Create Universal iOS build of blog app Links in blog description don't have full URLs Login API for the app. Add Scroller, when we scroll the pageck-button to move back from current page to previous page
I-pad specific issue :: Screen rotation issue with sharing functionality (Sharing options rotates but blog content does not rotate)
Create Universal iOS build of blog app
Links in blog description don't have full URLs
Login API for the app.
Add Scroller, when we scroll the page