Release 2021.023 will be deployed:
- To staging sites, Wednesday, November 17th
- To production sites, Monday, November 22nd
- To Enterprise client sites, Monday, November 29th
Discussion Widget Setting - Followed Categories
You can now configure Discussions widgets to show top, trending, newest or most recent discussions from categories a user follows. This will allow for personalized widgets to show content from categories your user is interested in.
N.B. Widget will not appear if you are not following categories.
Videos from Kaltura’s Video Hub can now be embedded into community discussions, comments and articles. Easily embed Kaltura videos into articles to enhance KB content, add them to discussions and comments to answer questions or share content.
Release 2021.024 will add the ability to configure custom Kaltura URL support.
Discussion Updated Trigger
You can now automate workflows through Zapier when discussions are updated in Vanilla. Keep issues and content updated in 3rd party tools when changes are made in Vanilla. With this new feature you can;
- Update GitHub issues
- Add notes to Product Board
- Update or add comments to Zendesk tickets
Copy Analytics Dashboard
You can now make copies of our out of the box dashboards. Make your own copy of Vanilla’s OOTB dashboards to customize the layout or add and edit charts.
This allows us to continue refining our OOTB charts and dashboards without overriding customized views.
API & Webhooks
We have made some improvements to our API & Webhooks to allow you to get more information on subcommunities and users. This will also help power our Zapier triggers and analytics options.
api/v2/subcommunities GET endpoint now includes associated categories & knowledge bases.
The User Webhhook event has been updated to include badge events & rank changes.