On January 3, 2020 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • Gravity Forms (Upgraded to 2.4.16)
    • Added security enhancements.
    • Added the gform_form_summary filter.
    • Added the gform_form_switcher_forms filter.
    • Added performance enhancement: updated the gform_version_info option so autoload is disabled.
    • Updated the minimum version of WordPress required for support to 5.2.
    • Fixed an issue where merge tags used in the placeholder setting of drop down fields are not being processed.
    • Fixed an issue where PHP notices thrown in PHP 7.4 when Stripe add-on is enabled.
    • Fixed a compatibility issue with the Form block and WPGraphQL Gutenberg.
    • Fixed a JavaScript error which can occur in the form editor when trying to edit a field which has been populated with integer based choices via a form object filter.
    • Fixed PHP 7.4 compatibility issues. Credit: The Gravity PDF team.
    • Fixed some untranslatable strings for the form and entry locking features. Credit: The GravityView team.
    • Fixed an issue with the styles for the active/inactive toggle in the admin.
    • Fixed an issue where the conditional shortcode can output content when using an ends_with 0 rule and the value does not match. Credit: The Gravity PDF team.
    • Fixed a typo in the address field’s country subfield for the Brunei Darussalam choice.
    • Fixed the form block and widget not centering when using the Twenty Twenty theme.
    • Fixed an issue with the US/Canada phone field type not validating correctly when the no duplicates feature is enabled.
    • Fixed the form widget not suppressing the tabindex by default.
    • Fixed a PHP notice for $phpmailer->ErrorInfo in certain sites where a third-party plugin or custom function could be altering the $phpmailer object.
    • Fixed the front-end merge tag replacement returning values for fields in sections hidden by conditional logic.
    • Fixed an issue where gform_input_change filter doesn’t pass correct values for its parameters.
    • Fixed styling conflict between Ready Classes and the Signature Add-on field.
    • Fixed the password field using the password strength feature throwing a false validation error in some multi-page form configurations.
    • Fixed an issue where spaces at the beginning of a consent field’s label can trigger false validation errors on a multi-page form if the field is marked as required.
    • Fixed the password visibility toggle being clickable when editing form.
    • AF: Fixed a database error which could occur when uninstalling a payment add-on which does not support callbacks.
    • API: Fixed an issue with GFAPI::get_feeds() and the GET gf/v2/feeds and GET/PUT/DELETE gf/v2/feeds/[feed_id] endpoints where feeds cannot be updated or deleted correctly.
    • API: Fixed an issue with GFAPI::update_forms_property() which can result in updating the wrong forms.
    • API: Fixed the gravity_form() function not suppressing the tabindex by default.
  • Redirection (Upgraded to 4.6.1)
    • Back-compatibility fix for old PHP versions

On December 13, 2019 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • Central Color Palette (Upgraded to 1.14.2)
    • Fixed support for Elementor’s new color picker
    • Added support for Suki Theme
    • Fixed broken sprintf for alpha checkboxes
  • Duplicate Post (upgraded to 3.2.4)
    • Options to show original item in post list (in a column or alongside post states) or in a metabox in the edit screen
    • Accessibility improvements
    • Small other fixes
  • Google Analytics Dashboard (upgraded to 5.3.10)
    • Adds ability for users to apply to be the first to try new features
    • Compatibility fixes for the newly released PHP 7.4 version.
  • Query Monitor (upgraded to 3.5.2)
    • Add support for exposing Full Site Editing blocks in the Block Editor panel.
  • Redirection (upgraded to 4.5.1)
    • Add HTTP header feature, with x-robots-tag support
    • Move HTTPS setting to new Site page
    • Add filter to disable redirect hits
    • Add ‘Disable Redirection’ option to stop Redirection, in case you break your site
    • Fill out API documentation
    • Fix style with WordPress 5.4
    • Fix encoding of # in .htaccess
  • Visual Composer (upgraded to 23.0.0)
    • New: Google Fonts search and preview in TinyMCE editor
    • Update: Settings panel width reduced in size to see the settings and content
    • Fix: Using a proper wp-admin URL for staging sites
    • Fix: Admin panel notices displayed properly
    • Fix: Fontawesome categories and search works properly
    • Fix: Background image radius works properly
    • Fix: Animation effect works properly in Firefox
  • The Events Calendar (upgraded to 4.9.13)
    • Tweak – Allow Event Aggregator date refinements for Eventbrite source.
    • Language – 29 new strings added, 201 updated, 0 fuzzied, and 0 obsoleted
  • WP Pusher (upgraded to 3.0.0)

On November 22, 2019 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • The Events Calendar (updated to 4.9.12)
    • Fix – Blocks Editor date time saving correctly for WordPress 5.3 compatibility. [137421]
    • Tweak – Add the tribe_get_query_var function [137262]
    • Tweak – Add tribe_get_the_content() and tribe_the_content() for PHP 7.2 compatibility with WordPress 5.2
    • Language – 21 new strings added, 162 updated, 0 fuzzied, and 0 obsoleted
  • The Events Calendar Shortcode & Block (updated to 2.3.0)
    • Fix for using order=’DESC’ to order events in descending order by event date, with the latest version of The Events Calendar (by Modern Tribe)

On November 1, 2019 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • Advanced Custom Fields (updated to 5.8.6)
    • New – Added more data to Google Maps field value including place_id, street_name, country and more.
    • Fix – Fixed bug in Gallery field incorrectly displaying .pdf attachments as icons.
    • Fix – Fixed bug in Checkbox field missing “selected” class after “Toggle All”.
    • Dev – Added compatibility for Attachments in the Post Taxonomy location rule.
    • Dev – Added missing return statement from acf_get_form() function.
    • Dev – Added “google_map_result” JS filter.
  • Akismet Anti-Spam (updated to 4.1.3)
    • Prevented an attacker from being able to cause a user to unknowingly recheck their Pending comments for spam.
    • Improved compatibility with Jetpack 7.7+.
    • Updated the plugin activation page to use consistent language and markup.
    • Redirecting users to the Akismet connnection/settings screen upon plugin activation, in an effort to make it easier for people to get setup.
  • Capability Manager Enhanced (updated to 1.8.1)
    • Fixed : Automatic publication of blank auto-drafts, WooCommerce posts save with incorrect post status (since 1.8)
  • Content Aware Sidebars (updated to 3.10.0)
    • Added: bulk actions for activation and deactivation
    • Added: filter to disable enhanced widget manager
    • Added: filter to disable sidebar quick select
    • Added: hide sidebar quick select from special pages
    • Added: wordpress 5.3 support
    • Added: minimum wordpress version 4.7
    • Updated: ui improvements
    • Updated: wp-content-aware-engine library
    • Removed: bundled spanish translations – now handled with automatic language pack
  • Simple Custom CSS (updated to 4.0.3)
    • Tested for compatibility with WP version 5.3
  • Visual Composer (updated to 22.0.0)
    • Update: Settings window displayed in full width for a better user experience
    • Update: Text domain updated to “visualcomposer” for proper translations
    • Update: Custom element order updated and displayed after default elements
    • Fix: Shortcode element works properly
    • Fix: Settings save works properly
    • Fix: Raw JS element works properly
    • Fix: Element update works properly
    • Fix: Save button display proper state upon save

On October 18, 2019 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • The Events Calendar (updated to 4.9.10)
    • Tweak – added the tribe_sanitize_deep function to sanitize and validate input values [134427]
    • Tweak – use the tribe_sanitize_deep function to sanitize the values returned by the tribe_get_request_var function [134427]
    • Tweak – Rename “Datepicker Date Format” to “Compact Date Format” [134526]
    • Tweak – Adjust Promoter loading order to increase compatibility with plugins that use authentication early in the process [134862]
    • Tweak – Add support for Authentication using a Header when using Promoter [133922]
    • Language – 2 new strings added, 25 updated, 0 fuzzied, and 1 obsoleted

On September 27, 2019 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • Gravity Forms (updated to 2.4.14)
    • Fix an issue with the automatic update.
  • Nested Pages (updated to 3.1.5)
    • Removes link item in dropdown from non-page hierarchical post types, replaces with filterable boolean
    • Enhances modal UI when deleting an item
  • Redirection (updated to 4.4.0)
    • Add ‘URL and language’ match
    • Add page display type for configurable information
    • Add ‘search by’ to search by different information
    • Add filter dropdown to filter data
    • Add warning about relative absolute URLs
    • Add 451, 500, 501, 502, 503, 504 error codes
    • Fix multiple ‘URL and page type’ redirects
    • Improve invalid nonce warning
    • Encode replaced values in regular expression targets
  • The Events Calendar (updated to 4.9.9)
    • Fix – Set the start date with the current day for the “All” events page for recurring events. Thanks Andy, leapness and others for flagging this! [130350]
    • Tweak – Updated Freemius integration code [133148]
    • Tweak – Conform iCalendar feed to specifications by not putting quotes around the timezone ID. This fixes some custom parsers [133626]
    • Language – 0 new strings added, 16 updated, 0 fuzzied, and 1 obsoleted
  • Visual Composer (updated to 20.0.0)
    • New: Plugin upload to WordPress.org plugin repository
    • New: Templates are added to the editor page with smooth loading
    • Update: Icon library sets updated
    • Update: License updated from GPLv2 to GPLv3
    • Update: Video autoplay options updated in the video elements
    • Fix: System Status message works properly in WordPress Dashboard
    • Fix: All Google Fonts work properly
    • Fix: Column width works properly on iOS
    • Fix: Free template downloading works properly
    • Fix: Yoast SEO analyzes content properly
  • WP Pusher (updated to 2.4.11)

On September 20, 2019 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • Nested Pages (updated to 3.1.4)
    • Adds support for custom statuses, configurable by post type. To enable statuses for a specific post type, visit the plugin settings: Settings > Nested Pages > Post Types. Toggle the post type. If there are custom statuses available, a field titled “Enable Custom Statuses” will be available to select statuses.
    • Updates edit target for “link” row items to link to edit post screen where applicable.
    • Updates modal UI for adding multiple pages and adding links

On September 13, 2019 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • Enable Media Replace (Upgraded to 3.3.6)
    • Fix JSON compatibility for hostings that don’t have JSON module activated
  • The Events Calendar (Upgraded to 4.9.8)
    • Tweak – Added the Monolog logging library as alternative logging backend [120785]
    • Tweak – Hook Monolog logger on tribe_log action [120785]
    • Tweak – Add redirection of tribe( 'logger' )->log() calls to the Monolog logger using the tribe_log_use_action_logger filter [120785]
    • Fix – Conform iCalendar feed to specifications by not putting quotes around the timezone. This fixes Outlook compatibility [131791]
    • Fix – Additional fields with multiple values using pipes | as separators are working properly on importing again. [131510]
    • Fix – Fix default view redirection loop on mobile devices. Thanks Ricardo, cittaslow and others for flagging this! [125567]
    • Fix – Handling of featured image setting during Event Aggregator CSV imports [127132]
    • Language – 1 new strings added, 10 updated, 0 fuzzied, and 0 obsoleted

On August 30th, 2019 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • Gravity Forms  (Upgraded to 5.8.3)
    • Added security enhancements.
    • Added From Email validation in the notifications settings.
    • Added From Email warning message in the notification settings when the site domain is not being used for this setting.
    • Added gform_export_line filter to allow modifying each line of the export separately.
    • Updated the default placeholder for new Website fields. Credit: The GravityView team.
    • Fixed a typo preventing the year sub-label input from displaying when editing a date field and having sub-label placement set to be above inputs.
    • Fixed Dashicons not appearing in the block editor when using a Classic block with a Gravity Forms shortcode whose form contains a Rich Text Editor enabled Paragraph field.
    • Fixed legacy database errors and notices generated during the uninstall process for add-ons.
    • Fixed a PHP fatal error which can occur during entry export if invalid values are entered in the start or end date filters.
    • Fixed PHP errors which could occur if the gform_recent_forms user meta does not contain the expected value.
    • API: Fixed an issue with the way REST API v2 is handling entry values for legacy (pre v2.2) Multi Select fields.

On August 23rd, 2019 the following plugins were updated:

Plugins updated

  • Advanced Custom Fields (Upgraded to 5.8.3)
    • Tweak – Changed Options Page location rules to show “page_title” instead of “menu_title”.
    • Fix – Fixed bug causing Textarea field to incorrectly validate maxlength.
    • Fix – Fixed bug allowing Range field values outside of the min and max settings.
    • Fix – Fixed bug in block RegExp causing some blocks to miss the “acf/pre_save_block” filter.
    • Dev – Added $block_type parameter to block settings “enqueue_assets” callback.
    • i18n – Added French Canadian language thanks to Bérenger Zyla.
    • i18n – Updated French language thanks to Bérenger Zyla.
  • Content Aware Sidebars (Upgraded to 3.9.0)
    • Added: 1-click activation in widget area list screen
    • Added: categories and search in dropdown for display condition types
    • Added: minimum wordpress version 4.6
    • Updated: ui improvements
    • Updated: wp-content-aware-engine library
    • Updated: wp-db-updater library
    • Updated: wp-pointer-tour library
    • Fixed: activation datepicker now shows time format from settings (12/24h)
  • Google Analytics Dashboard for WP (Upgraded to 5.3.9)
    • Fixes conflict with WordFence
  • Nested Pages (Upgraded to 3.1.3)
    • Updates nesting interface to use an indented style. To revert to the previous format, visit Settings > Nested Pages and select the checkbox titled “Use the classic (non-indented) hierarchy display.”
    • Fixes bug where submenus were being removed after saving a new admin menu customization and reordering the item.
    • Enhances translation capabilities by replacing hardcoded strings with proper I18n functions.
  • The Events Calendar (Upgraded to 4.9.7)
    • Tweak – Update Lodash version on Block editor to prevent any possibility of a security issue with the package. From v4.17.11 to v4.17.15 [131421]
    • Tweak – Add filter ‘tribe_events_js_config’ to allow filtering the contents of the Javascript configuration [132567]
    • Tweak – Updates to the shortcode Javascript code to allow disabling the URL manipulation behavior [132567]
    • Fix – Prevent mascot image to get blown up out of proportions to a larger size on buggy CSS loading. [131910]
    • Language – 3 new strings added, 191 updated, 1 fuzzied, and 0 obsoleted