TownNews - Releases

Detailed release notes for the week of October 14th, 2019

BLOX Core Software Release - Wed., Oct. 16th @ 1:00 PM CDT

In this major new BLOX Core release, we are adding a new application called the BLOX Media Library, which helps you manage your use of site… Read more

Flex Templates Software Release - Tues., Oct. 15th @ 2:00 PM CDT

In this release of Flex Templates we are making minor modifications and bug fixes, in addition to experimental features for the BLOX Now ap… Read more

BLOX Syndication Software Release - Tues., Oct. 15th @ 10:00AM CDT

In the the latest BLOX Syndication release, we have updated YouTube and Wordpress, and added BitCentral syndication. Read more

Additional BLOX Software Releases for the week of Oct. 14, 2019

This week we are making infrastructure changes that should not be noticeable to admin or front-end users in the following software: Read more

Quick tips and tricks

Three tips for crafting high-impact articles to grow and engage your audience

Though videos and podcasts are all the rage, the everyday article still accounts for more than half of all page views across the TownNews network. How can you make the most of this potential to grow and engage your audience? Here are three easy design strategies you can use. Read more

ICYMI: Improve user engagement with "time to read"

This has been found to improve engagement by allowing users to make decisions regarding their time. For example, a user may choose to click on a quick "1 min to read" article or read a longer "15 min to read" article that has more content and information. Learn how to turn on this feature. Read more

Watch it now

Webinar: Digital Design Boot Camp: Crafting articles that engage (October 2019)

Webinar recording now available: Though videos and podcasts are all the rage, the workaday, unsung article still accounts for more than hal… Read more

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