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Version 1.0.9 – 08.31.2020

  • Added new Social Follow Widget which allows you to add follow buttons for your social network profiles.
  • Styling adjustments to the Pinterest image hover buttons for better compatibility.
  • Added excerpt filter exclusion to prevent share button HTML from interfering with some excerpt snippets.
  • Migrated to minified versions of our front-end JS and CSS files for increased performance for some sites.

Version 1.0.8 – 07.28.2020

  • Added Hacker News social network share button.
  • Added SMS share button.
  • Added new Button Alignment option to both Inline Content and Floating Bar settings.
  • Added ‘novashare_meta_title’ filter to all places where a meta title is determined and returned for social links, open graph, etc…
  • Made some adjustments to the content filter for Pinterest image hover buttons to prevent pins from being added to images outside of the loop.
  • Front-end stylesheet compatibility improvements for Pinterest image hover buttons and mobile floating bar.
  • AMP compatibility fixes.
  • Thanks to the team at Kinsta for sharing a few bugs that are now fixed!

Version 1.0.7 – 07.06.2020

  • Added a share count recovery improvement to flag the recovery API calls to run again with the share count updater if there was a failed response returned from one of the networks the first time.
  • Adjusted a tooltip translation that had an HTML tag in the translation string.
  • Made some small improvements to novashare.js.
  • Fixed an issue where the Click to Tweet shortcode was attempting to run outside of the content hook which was causing the inline styles to not print correctly.
  • Added some additional logic to the Click to Tweet functions to strip HTML tags from the tweet shared in the URL.

Version 1.0.6 – 07.02.2020

  • Added new Share Count Recovery section including options to Combine HTTP & HTTPS URLs, Recover Previous Permalink Structure, Domain, & Post URLs.
  • Added some additional logic to the Pinterest Hover image thumbnail filter to prevent hover buttons from appearing on images outside of the loop.
  • Removed the error message that displayed if our inline shortcode was included on a page that did not have Novashare enabled.
  • Fixed a styling bug in our plugin settings that was causing long option titles to interfere with the tooltip hover icons.

Version 1.0.5 – 06.11.2020

  • Added new Options section for Pinterest in plugin settings along with a new option to Enable Image Pins.
  • Added some additional logic to novashare_is_post_allowed function to prevent post meta details from being queried if they are not needed.
  • Added nofollow, noopener, and noreferrer attributes to all social share links elements.
  • Changed WhatsApp link format to better support both desktop and mobile devices.
  • Fixed a bug where the Call to Action text and position fields were not being populated automatically when inserting a Click to Tweet shortcode.
  • Fixed a bug where the short link function was being triggered if certain conditions were met in the Block Editor.

Version 1.0.4 – 05.28.2020

  • Added new Floating Bar option to set the Mobile Max Width which will allow you to only show the floating bar’s mobile view below a certain width.
  • Made some adjustments to the share button styles for better compatibility.
  • Added exclusion attribute on Pinterest share button to prevent issues when their pinit.js script is also loaded.
  • Updated tooltip link for the Twitter Username option.

Version 1.0.3 – 05.20.2020

  • Added new Configuration option to adjust the Share Counts Refresh Rate, along with a filter to pass in a custom set of refresh rates.
  • Reworked front-end novashare.js file to not require jQuery. (Props to Andy Feliciotti for the suggestion)
  • Added a new Novashare Inline Content shortcode for displaying inline content share buttons.
  • Added an additional Inline Content Button Position option, “Don’t Add to Content”.
  • Adjusted the Refresh Share Counts function to purge existing share counts before updating for the requested post.
  • Fixed an issue where a row for Novashare meta details would sometimes be created before any data had been entered.

Version 1.0.2 – 05.08.2020

  • Various Multisite fixes and compatibility improvements.
  • Fixed the label on Call to Action Position in the Click to Tweet shortcode popup.

Version 1.0.1 – 05.03.2020

  • Fixed a bug that was causing the stylesheet not to load correctly in certain cases if share counts were disabled.

Version 1.0.0 – 05.01.2020

  • Official launch version of Novashare!
  • Fixed some styling issues on the network specific settings page.
  • Fixed an issue where the Restore Defaults button wasn’t working on the main options tab.
  • Added base translation files.
  • Removed various old comments, cleaned up some code that was no longer being used.

Version 0.1.0

  • Added character limits to various text fields across plugin settings.
  • Removed Pinterest Description from the Novashare Details post meta box.
  • Updated EDD Updater Class to the latest version (1.7).
  • Added additional checks to prevent the share updater function from running in places where it doesn’t need to.
  • Fixed an issue where the Pinterest share button was not successfully grabbing the image URL for the link.
  • Adjusted notifications for button trigger options.
  • Added new options to Import and Export plugin settings in the Tools tab.
  • Migrated Extras tab to new Tools tab.
  • Fixed an issue where social share counts were still attempting to calculate on preview URLs.

Version 0.0.9

  • Added tooltip text and documentation links to the majority of plugin options.
  • Added basic input prevention for invalid characters on various text inputs.
  • Numerous styling changes and additions both on front end elements and in the plugin admin UI.

Version 0.0.8

  • Reworked the licensing tab user interface.
  • Combined various network and licensing functions into a shared core set of functions.
  • Fixed an issue with click to tweet boxes creating empty duplicates when surrounded by paragraph tags.
  • Fixed an issue with total shares text display where there is only a single total share.
  • Added credit to icon library sources in the main plugin file.
  • Added breakpoint offset pixel for hiding above so the below and above options overlap correctly.
  • Updated plugin description.

Version 0.0.7

  • Modified share count updater to save update timestamp even if no share counts are retrieved.
  • Removed LinkedIn share counts.
  • Finished integrating social button print functions with post meta display controls.
  • Added UTM parameters to plugin settings page header links.

Version 0.0.6

  • Updated Facebook Graph API Calls to v6.0.
  • Fixed various styling bugs.
  • Added new configuration option to Purge Social Share Counts.
  • Updated share counts refresh timer to check modified date instead of publish date.
  • Updated admin enqueue function to only enqueue admin scripts and styles in necessary locations.

Version 0.0.5

  • User interface updates and improvements in the plugin settings and the front end styles.

Version 0.0.4

  • Fixed a bug that was preventing WordPress from automatically adding paragraph tags to content.
  • Updated text domain in EDD Updater Class to match the rest of the plugin.

Version 0.0.3

  • Updated EDD Updater Class to the latest version (1.6.18).

Version 0.0.2

  • Updated meta box function to only display Novashare Details meta box on public post types.
  • Updated Bitly functions to v4 of their API.

Version 0.0.1

  • First live version uploaded for testing.

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