Another set of updates and enhancments online this morning including an update to how Topics are used on the site!
  • Members may now earn ITNinja Points for by sharing a URL on Twitter, Facebook or through ITNinja Sharing Badges recruiting new members
  • Members may now earn ITNinja Points for creating or editing question summary and tip summary fields
  • Topics have been consolidated from over 80 topics to just 18 high level site topics
  • Topics have a new topic home page to show the most recent content
  • New content contributions (questions, blogs, links) require the selection of one or more topics to help improve site navigation
  • RSS dates are now corrected so that RSS feeds behave properly in readers
  • When searching by company tag, links to software product pages are now displayed
  • When tagging, after selecting a tag, any text that was entered is removed so the next tag can be more easily entered
  • Members may now delete their Answers provided on Questions
  • URLs entered in user submitted content (questions, tips, blog posts, comments, etc.) are detected and displayed properly as hyperlinks
  • Unapproved members receive more clear messaging when submitting new software tips
  • New members are now required to validate their email address before accessing the site, in anticipation of future features
  • KACE: Finished migration of AppDeploy Live feature onto ITNinja servers
  • KACE: Improved AppDeploy Live success rate at finding software and tips
  • SEO updates to stop indexing pages that should not be indexed
  • SEO update to Google site map files to improve site search results
  • Bug: Interests in the user profile weren't always displaying everything followed properly
  • Bug: some IE7 fixes on the search page
  • Bug: poorly formed emails generated error during registration 
  • Bug: pressing enter performs search instead of saving search filter