Astra Sites Plugin: Change Logs

Version 1.4.4

Improvement:

  • Added the old browser compatibility in which Astra Sites not loading.
  • Used gmdate() function instead of date() which affected by runtime timezone changes.

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Version 1.4.3

Improvement:

  • Some Elementor templates broken due to the missing wp_slash() from WP CLI import.

Fix:

  • Installing the premium plugin from the WP CLI import.
  • WP CLI command wp astra-sites list showing the old result.
  • PHP error Astra_Sites_Batch_Processing_Elementor does not exist from WP CLI import.

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Version 1.4.2

Fix:

  • Correctly added nonce to allow notice to be dismissed.
  • Restore the timeout time to be 300 seconds which is the default for download_url()

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Version 1.4.1

Fix:

  • PHP Error on PHP Versions below 7.0 due to usage of a PHP reserved function name.

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Version 1.4.0

New:

  • Added the WP CLI command wp astra-sitest list to list the demo sites.
  • Added the WP CLI command wp astra-sitest import <id> to import the demo with ID.
  • Added the WP CLI command wp astra-sitest page_builder list to list all page builders.
  • Added the WP CLI command wp astra-sitest page_builder set <slug> to set the default page builder by page builder slug.

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Version 1.3.21

  • Security Fix: XSS vulnerability fixed by adding nonce verification and capability checks.

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Version 1.3.20

Fix:

  • Updated Astra Notice library to v1.1.4.

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Version 1.3.19

Improvement:

  • Error handling while getting import data from API request.
  • Allow extra query parameters to be added to the API calls for Astra Sites using filters.

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Version 1.3.18

Fix:

  • Update issue with other products

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Version 1.3.17

Improvement:

  • Minor changes in Links

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Version 1.3.16

Fix:

  • WooCommerce on-boarding setup blocked issue fixed.

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Version 1.3.15

Fix:

  • Importing pages, post twice from the import process.

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Version 1.3.14

Improvement:

  • Added Support for Learndash WooCommerce integration plugin.

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Version 1.3.13

New:

  • Added LearnDash plugin support for the LearnDash demo sites.

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Version 1.3.12

Improvement:

  • Added compatibility for below WordPress 5.1.

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Version 1.3.11

Improvement:

  • Added LarnDash plugin support for LarnDash demos.

Fix:

  • SVG images are not importing in the media library.
  • Images not uploaded due to the timeout issue.

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Version 1.3.10

Fix:

  • Premium plugins did not install while importing premium sites.

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Version 1.3.9

Fix:

  • Fatal error for below WordPress version 5.1.0.

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Version 1.3.8

Improvement:

  • Improve logic for importing images.

Fix:

  • Implemented better caching technique for Astra Sites.

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Version 1.3.6

Fix:

  • After Import UAG – Post Grid categories do not retain the issue fixed.
  • Premium sites not importing due to invalid URL the error.

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Version 1.3.5

  • Updated page builder selection screen UI.
  • Showing import process on a separate window. In which we can see all the current import process.
  • Added one-time welcome notice after plugin install and activate.
  • Use fetch() instead of AJAX to load the Astra Sites. Also, Caching the Astra sites response and initially showing 30 sites.

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Version 1.3.3

Improvement:

  • Added compatibility for WP Forms pro version.

Fix:

  • PHP error while importing customizer settings.

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Version 1.3.2

Improvement:

  • One click install and activate Astra theme on click on admin notice.

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Version 1.3.1

Improvement:

  • Set the max height for the website image from the website preview window.

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Version 1.3.0

New:

  • Improve the user experience by removing unnecessary steps required in importing a site. Now an Astra site can be imported with just one click.
  • Display page builder selection only once on the first load of Astra Sites.
  • Take a backup of customizer options before importing new settings.
  • Allow resetting the previously imported site when importing multiple Astra sites.

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Version 1.2.15

Improvement:

  • Added backward compatibility for filter wp_check_filetype_and_ext which accepts 5 parameter after WordPress version 5.1.

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Version 1.2.14

Improvement:

  • Added support for the WPForms plugin.

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Version 1.2.13

Fix:

  • Incorrect images was set after batch process complete.

Improvement:

  • Added Elementor version 2.5.0 support.
  • Added more description of the Agency sites.

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Version 1.2.12

Fix:

  • Gutenberg render markup is invalid due to encoded characterless e.g. <, > are decoded into HTML tag.

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Version 1.2.11

Improvement:

  • Display a maintenance message if the Astra Sites API is unreachable.

Fix:

  • EventSource abort the import process if default charset is not UTF-8.

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Version 1.2.10

Fix:

  • Astra Sites not accessible due to incorrect query parameters.

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Version 1.2.8

  • Improvement: Added admin notice if XMLReader is not installed. XMLReader is required to import the XML of the website.
  • Fix: Astra Sites not importing after breaking changes from WordPress security udpate.

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Version 1.2.7

Improvement

  • Added page builder and category filter support to show selected page builder with selected categories.
  • Added filter astra_sites_show_filters to enable/disable the filter list from admin page.

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Version 1.2.6

Fix

  • We have added wp_slash to normalize the Elementor post meta. Elementor have also normalize it. So, We have avoided wp_slash while importing sites.

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Version 1.2.5

Fix

  • Normalize Elementor post meta by using wp_slash to avoid the unslashing data.

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Version 1.2.4

Improvement:

  • Updated the license form and updater to use the same brainstorm-updater from all the other plugins.
  • Set default page builders depends on the packaged purchase.

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Version 1.2.3

Improvement

  • Added windows EDGE browser support for importing the sites.
  • The log file was not created if server does not support the file handling functions.

Fix

  • Load WXR importer on init to avoid redirect loop when loading WooCommerce importer.
  • Clear the Astra Pro plugin cache after site import.

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Version 1.2.2

– Correctly load the elementor pro 2.0 class when the version of elementor pro is higher than 2.0.0-beta1

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Version 1.2.1

Improvement

  • Clear the Astra Pro plugin cache after site import.

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Version 1.2.0

Improvement

  • Added compatibility for Elemetor version 2.0.0. Older versions throw the PHP warning for function process_element_export_import_content().

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Version 1.1.9

Fix

  • Minor jerk while loading the sites.

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Version 1.1.8

Improvements

  • Updated processing button animation while installation/activating plugin and importing site.
  • Updated suggestion box message.

Fix

  • PHP fatal errors for WXR importer classes WXR_Import_Info, WXR_Importer, WP_Importer_Logger_ServerSentEvents and WP_Importer_Logger.

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Version 1.1.7

Improvements

  • Some users reported confusion in the default option of choosing page builder. We have made UX improvements so users now must select the Page Builder first before selecting any website.

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Version 1.1.6

New:

  • Added filter astra_sites_xml_import_options to change the XML import options.

Fix:

  • Astra Pro plugin ‘Custom Layouts’ & ‘Page Headers’ not setting right display location due to different page, tax, category ids.
  • WooCommerce shop, checkout cart page ids not setting issue.
  • After site import updated demo url from the nav menus.

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Version 1.1.5

New:

  • Added SVG file support for importing the SVG images.

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Version 1.1.4

Improvement:

  • Importing WooCommerce product category images.
  • Retain WooCommerce cart, checkout & my account pages when importing the ready WooCommerce sites.

Fix:

    Disabled WooCommerce plugin setup wizard after plugin install & activate.

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Version 1.1.3

Improvement:

  • Retain WooCommerce shop page when importing the ready WooCommerce sites.

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Version 1.1.2

Fix:

  • Force check bundle plugins.
  • Handling plugin installation errors.

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Version 1.1.1

Improvement:

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Version 1.1.0

New:

  • Import the site content using Event Source (SSE) which ensures faithful imports.
  • We have divided the site import process into separate AJAX calls to reduce the possibility of timeouts.
  • Generated the import log file. It will be displayed in the UI if the import fails.

Improvement:

  • Validate all the possible errors.
  • Updated Astra sites HTML grid structure for WordPress v4.9 compatibility.
  • Updated plugin name from Astra Sites - Lite with Astra Starter Sites.

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Version 1.0.14

New:

All the linked images in a site will now be downloaded on the client server in WordPress media library. No more loading images from external URLs! This is a major improvement since imported sites will no more rely on our servers ?

Next, we have made it easy to preview how a website looks on small devices before importing:

Besides these new changes, we’ve added a box to collect suggestions for new sites. If you have ideas, please feel free to let us know!

Other Improvements:

  • Now Search string will not be removed after switching the page builder.
  • Loading 15 sites instead of 6 Astra sites in the first load.
  • Removed LazyLoad which is not useful in admin back-end for showing Astra Sites.

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Version v1.0.0-rc.10

New:

  • Browsing the Astra Sites in the Admin panel is not faster with JS rendering.

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Version 1.0.0-rc.9

 Improvement:

  • Don’t display sites from both the page builders in the same view.
  • Merge Whitelabel settings with the Astra Pro White label settings so that all the white label related settings can be managed from a single view.

Fix:

  • Astra Sites admin area not working in the Firefox.

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Version v1.0.0-rc.8

New

  • Added white label support.
  • Added filter astra_sites_menu_item for adding extra tabs in admin page.
  • Added back image import feature for elementor page builder. In batch image import we import all images from Astra site into client site.

Improvement

  • Updated JS code with object prototype.

Fix

  • Screen bounce on retina devices.

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Version 1.0.0-rc.7

Enhancement

  • Improvement: Added support for retina logo import.
  • Fix: Site logo image not displayed in customizer.

Bug Fix

  • Fix: Updated Astra Agency purchase link.

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Version 1.0.0-rc.6

New

  • New: Added page builder categories for listing sites as pre page builder.

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Version 1.0.0-rc.5

Enhancement

  • Enhancement: Disabled dismiss-able notice visible once for each user.
  • Enhancement: Showing error message for for user who have not manage_plugins capability.

Bug Fix

  • Fix: Beaver Builder option import.

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Version 1.0.0-rc.4

Bug Fix

  •  Fix: Custom Menu widget not setting imported widget.
  •  Fix: Improved the animation of the License Activation popup.

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Version 1.0.0-rc.3

Bug Fix

  • New: Addd custom menu for Astra Sites.
  • Fix: Validate site options before storing in database.

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Version 1.0.0-rc.2

Bug Fix

  • Fix: Removed Enabled Extension installation.
  • Added link to license form in the license activation notice.

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Version 1.0.0-rc.1

* Initial release

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