X Theme

v2.2.0 – July 14, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug keeping the portfolio content in Renew from displaying.
  • ADD: New markup for Renew portfolio index meta information.
  • ADD: Portfolio permalinks now automatically updated when altering values in the Customizer.
  • MOD: Portfolio slug can now be set to the same value as the main portfolio page template.
  • MOD: WooCommerce shop layout applied to all archive pages for greater consistency.
  • MOD: All "Keep Sidebar" options updated to "Use Global Content Layout" for greater clarity.
  • MOD: Removed editor.css file and functionality.
  • OPT: Significant Customizer and frontend performance improvements implemented.

v2.1.0 – June 30, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: Navbar search.
  • ADD: Begin implementation of acton hooks throughout the theme.
  • MOD: Preparations for theme performance improvements.

v2.0.1 – June 10, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug that created occasional errors with the creation and deletion of new sidebars in the sidebar generator.
  • BUG: Fixed bug regarding WooCommerce "Add to Cart" layout issue in Internet Explorer 9.
  • BUG: Fixed bug keeping the Customizer background image from displaying in Ethos.
  • BUG: Fixed bug regarding background video script source maps displaying error in the JavaScript console.
  • BUG: Fixed bug regarding background video mobile poster image display.
  • BUG: Fixed bug regarding fonts for the Customizer preloader not working when SSL is activated.
  • BUG: Fixed bug that caused portfolio pagination to not work properly if assigned to the front page.
  • BUG: Fixed bug that caused issues with the Custoimzer background image in Internet Explorer 11.
  • BUG: Fixed bug that duplcated the site title for the RSS feed.
  • BUG: Fixed bug regarding bbPress index pages not displaying properly (note: bbPress is not yet supported in X, but we wanted to address this issue to ensure that core functionality was working as expected).
  • BUG: Fixed bug related to incorrect protocols being used at times for various Custoimzer assets when SSL is activated.
  • BUG: Fixed bug regarding breadcrumb display for right to left language sites.
  • MOD: Altered background video script to remove unnecessary jQuery UI implementations, allowing us to avoid potential conflicts and reduce overall script size.

v2.0.0 – May 28, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: New Stack: Ethos.
  • ADD: Megamenu functionality.
  • OPT: Minified and concatenated all scripts into a couple files.
  • OPT: Minified all styles output by the theme.
  • MOD: Updated Revolution Slider plugin to v4.3.8.
  • MOD: Numerous improvements and updates throughout the theme.

v1.8.5 – May 12, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug that kept sliders with the Revolution Slider plugin from being assignable on blog index pages.
  • BUG: Fixed bug that kept the accurate version number from being output to the <body> element when using a child theme.
  • BUG: Fixed bug that occasionally caused errors with scrolling calculations for one page navigation when more resource intensive pages were used.
  • BUG: Fixed bug in v4.1.3 of Visual Composer that kept element duplication from functioning properly (only available with bundled version of Visual Composer as we fixed this ourselves internally).
  • MOD: Localized default Customizer settings.
  • MOD: Updated various files and file structures in preparation for upcoming v2.0.0 release.
  • MOD: Updated Visual Composer plugin to v4.1.3.
  • OPT: Updated the way Customizer and user CSS is output for efficiency.

v1.8.4 – April 24, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: Automatic update functionality for third party plugins bundled with the theme (i.e. Revolution Slider and Visual Composer).
  • MOD: Updated Visual Composer plugin to v4.1.2.

v1.8.3 – April 18, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed various bugs brought up by Visual Composer update.
  • MOD: Updated Revolution Slider plugin to v4.3.6.
  • MOD: Updated Visual Composer plugin to v4.1.

v1.8.2 – April 16, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: Customizer option to choose between different layouts for the logo and navigation.

v1.8.1 – April 1, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed how the "Disable Page Title" meta option behaves on Renew.
  • MOD: Complete overhaul of the Customizer and the live preview functionality.
  • MOD: Updated Revolution Slider plugin to v4.3.3.
  • MOD: Updated Visual Composer plugin to v4.0.4.

v1.8.0 – March 17, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: Multiple portfolio support.
  • ADD: New functionality allowing full screen sliders to be used in conjunction with one page navigation.
  • MOD: Updated Revolution Slider plugin to v4.2.5.
  • OPT: Customizer improvements.

v1.7.5 – March 3, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: Included right to left language support.
  • BUG: Fixed page comment layout issue with the Icon Stack.
  • MOD: Updated theme to support v2.1+ of WooCommerce.
  • OPT: Reduced size of dynamic CSS output from the Customizer.

v1.7.4 – February 16, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed overflow bug in Safari when using fade in effect on columns.
  • MOD: Improved sidebar manager (blog index, portfolio index, shop index, and taxonomy archive pages all assignable).
  • MOD: Improved Gravity Forms styling.
  • OPT: Moved slider management from Customizer to page meta options.
  • OPT: Moved certain scripts from main theme to shortcode plugin.

v1.7.3 – February 2, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: Gravity Forms support.
  • ADD: Masonry layout options for archive pages.
  • ADD: Archive page title and subtitle options.
  • ADD: Styling for embedded tweets.
  • ADD: Styling for oEmbed YouTube videos.
  • ADD: Customizer Foursquare link in Social section.
  • ADD: Added Raw HTML shortcode to Visual Composer.
  • ADD: Added Raw JavaScript shortcode to Visual Composer.
  • BUG: 1/6 column bug for Visual Composer fixed.
  • BUG: Email icon for global entry sharing fixed.
  • BUG: Removed featued image from showing up in gallery posts.
  • BUG: Adjusted styling for WooCommerce terms and conditions text.
  • BUG: Fixed shop title issue for Renew when setting the shop as site homepage.
  • MOD: Updated WooCommerce translation strings.
  • MOD: Improved breadcrumbs.
  • MOD: Improved URL slugs for portfolio categories and tags.

v1.7.2 – January 22, 2014 – Notes

  • OPT: Major Customizer performance improvements.

v1.7.1 – January 20, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: Page comment support.
  • ADD: Customizer Behance link in Social section.
  • ADD: Customizer option for LinkedIn sharing link on portfolio items.
  • BUG: Fixed post meta wrapping issue in Firefox.
  • BUG: Included missing translation strings throughout the theme.
  • MOD: Modified the Visual Composer integration to support new Visual Composer homepage templates.

v1.7.0 – January 11, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: Masonry blog layouts for each stack with 2 and 3 column variations.
  • ADD: Customizer option to keep sidebar on blog if active or display fullwidth posts.
  • ADD: Customizer option to adjust excerpt length on blog posts.
  • ADD: Customizer option to enable or disable post meta.
  • ADD: Customizer option to enable or disable portfolio post meta.
  • ADD: Customizer option to select navbar font family.
  • ADD: Customizer section to manage favicon, touch icon, and tile icon for.
  • MOD: One page functionality added to all pages, managed via a dropdown in the "Page Settings" meta box.
  • MOD: Improved Google Authorship markup by including required content via x_google_authorship_meta() function.
  • MOD: Updated [caption] and [gallery] shortcode styling.
  • MOD: Updated Revolution Slider plugin to v4.1.4.
  • OPT: Improved Customizer speed due to typography updates.

v1.6.0 – December 31, 2013

  • ADD: One page functionality.
  • ADD: Customizer option to change the "Sort Portfolio" button text for Integrity.
  • MOD: Updated Google Fonts .json file to include the latest font offerings.
  • OPT: Improvements in script and style enqueueing.
  • OPT: Updated Modernizr to v2.7.1 with a custom build cutting filesize in half.

v1.5.3 – December 30, 2013

  • BUG: Fixed issue related to Visual Composer displaying a warning if Contact Form 7 or Revolution Slider were not installed or active while using Visual Composer.

v1.5.2 – December 28, 2013

  • ADD: Ability to add custom classes to the <body> element for posts, pages, and portfolio items via meta box settings.
  • ADD: Fullwidth post option under "Post Settings" meta box.
  • ADD: Option to turn off page titles under "Page Settings" meta box.
  • ADD: "Blank – Container | No Header, Footer" page template.
  • ADD: "Blank – No Container | No Header, Footer" page template.
  • ADD: Customizer "Share this Project" title option.
  • ADD: Customizer typography subset options.
  • BUG: Fixed Visual Composer drag and drop error.
  • BUG: Fixed issue keeping the header widget area from appearing on certain blank templates.
  • BUG: Fixed empty default.mo and default.po files.
  • OPT: Improved loading of Google Fonts by reducing multiple font requests into single query.
  • OPT: Elimitated http request for Contact Form 7 stylesheet.

v1.5.1 – December 22, 2013

  • BUG: Updated Visual Composer to v3.7.3 to address bug.

v1.5.0 – December 21, 2013

  • ADD: Visual Composer page builder support included, allowing users to easily conceive, construct, and style pages and posts with X's shortcodes via a visual interface.
  • ADD: Customizer YouTube link in Social section.
  • ADD: Customizer Vimeo link in Social section.
  • ADD: Customizer Instagram link in Social section.

v1.4.0 – December 11, 2013

  • BUG: Fixed bug from v1.3.0 update that kept the top footer and header widget area visible even when deactivated.
  • MOD: Updated theme file structure.

v1.3.0 – December 03, 2013

  • ADD: x_get_stack() function to check which Stack is being used. If the theme has just been activated and no settings are saved from the Customizer, it defaults to Integrity.
  • MOD: Updated the theme so that it no longer requires you to save settings in the Customizer before activating it the first time for it to work.

v1.2.0 – November 19, 2013

  • BUG: Moved x_has_shortcode() function from theme to plugin to avoid error if theme isn't active but plugin is.
  • BUG: Moved Customizer script and style enqueues into action hooks to avoid potential wp_register_script() errors.
  • MOD: Updated Font Awesome to 4.0.3 (note that some icon names have changed in this version so they won't appear if in use).

v1.1.0 – November 14, 2013

  • ADD: x_has_shortcode() function to check for the presence of shortcodes for optimization of script loading.
  • ADD: Customizer settings import.
  • ADD: Customizer settings export.
  • ADD: Added "Blog" section in the Customizer with the option to display full post content or an excerpt for posts on the theme index page.
  • MOD: Moved "Customizer" to its own top-level menu in the admin.

v1.0.0 – October 24, 2013

  • ADD: Initial release.

X Shortcodes Plugin

v2.3.3 – July 14, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug regarding image display problems in Firefox and Opera.

v2.3.2 – June 30, 2014 – Notes

  • MOD: Minor stylistic improvements and structural updates.

v2.3.1 – June 10, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug for the [accordion] shortcode that kept [accordion_item] shortcodes with the "parent_id" attribute set from functioning properly.
  • BUG: Fixed bug for the [image] shortcode that kept tooltips and popovers from being positioned correctly on certain linked images.

v2.3.0 – May 28, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug for [responsive_text] output by shortcode generator.
  • MOD: Improvements and updates throughout the plugin.

v2.2.2 – May 12, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug causing parallax background images to be occasionally offset incorrectly on more resource intensive pages.
  • MOD: Updated various files and file structures in preparation for upcoming v2.3.0 release in conjunction with v2.0.0 of X.

v2.2.1 – April 24, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug causing shortcode generator button to not display in TinyMCE interface.

v2.2.0 – April 24, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: Automatic update functionality.
  • MOD: Plugin file structure.

v2.1.0 – April 18, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug causing shortcode generator button to not work due to TinyMCE update in WordPress v3.9. Update is backwards compatible with older versions of WordPress as well.

v2.0.11 – April 16, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: A new "author_id" attribute was added to the [author] shortcode, allowing users to display author information for a particular author if desired.
  • MOD: Author name output for the [author] shortcode now utilizes the "Display name publicly as" select input instead of the "Nickname" input from the user profile for greater flexibility.

v2.0.10 – April 1, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: A new "offset" attribute was added to the [recent_posts] shortcode, allowing users to add set an initial offset for which posts to display.

v2.0.9 – March 17, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug related to LinkedIn sharing link for [share] shortcode returning an error when page or post content was too long.

v2.0.8 – February 16, 2014 – Notes

  • BUG: Fixed bug with shortcode generator keeping the [visibility] shortcode from being output to the editor.
  • OPT: Moved certain scripts from main theme to shortcode plugin.

v2.0.7 – February 2, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: A new "bar_text" attribute was added to the [skill_bar] shortcode, allowing users to set custom text in place of the percentage for the skill bar.
  • ADD: A new "lightbox_thumb" attribute was added to the [button] shortcode, allowing users to set a custom thumbnail for lightbox navigation.
  • ADD: A new "lightbox_video" attribute was added to the [button] shortcode, allowing users to specify if video is being used for the lightbox.
  • ADD: A new "lightbox_caption" attribute was added to the [button] shortcode, allowing users to add a caption to their images in the lightbox.
  • BUG: Fixed issue keeping category filtering from working on portfolio posts with the [recent_posts] shortcode.

v2.0.6 – January 22, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: A new "lightbox_thumb" attribute was added to the [image] shortcode, allowing users to set a custom thumbnail for lightbox navigation.
  • ADD: A new "lightbox_video" attribute was added to the [image] shortcode, allowing users to specify if video is being used for the lightbox.
  • ADD: A new "lightbox_caption" attribute was added to the [image] shortcode, allowing users to add a caption to their images in the lightbox.
  • MOD: Altered the way that the [lightbox] shortcode is utilized to improve the setup of lightboxes throughout the theme.

v2.0.5 – January 20, 2014 – Notes

  • ADD: A new "title" attribute was added to the [author] shortcode, allowing users to set a custom title.
  • ADD: A new "title" attribute was added to the [share] shortcode, allowing users to set a custom title.
  • ADD: A new "linkedin" attribute was added to the [share] shortcode, allowing users to add a LinkedIn sharing link.
  • ADD: A new "columns" attribute was added to the [toc] shortcode, allowing users to set columns for their [toc_item] elements if it is "block."
  • ADD: A new "category" attribute was added to the [recent_posts] shortcode, allowing users to filter their posts by category slug. Multiple categories are also acceptible when separated by a comma.
  • MOD: The "class" attribute for the [button] shortcode now gets added to the containing element when "circle" is set to "true" to provide greater stylistic flexibility.

v2.0.4 – January 11, 2014 – Notes

  • MOD: Minor markup alteration made to [recent_posts] shortcode due to masonry functionality.

v2.0.3 – December 31, 2013

  • MOD: Updated the thumbnail reference for [recent_posts] shortcode.

v2.0.2 – December 28, 2013

  • OPT: Improved performance of [content_band]/[vc_row] shortcode.

v2.0.1 – December 24, 2013

  • BUG: Switched do_shortcode() and wpautop() filters on [text_output] content to prevent certain shortcodes from being removed.

v2.0.0 – December 21, 2013

  • ADD: A new "fade_animation_offset" attribute was added to the [column] shortcode, allowing users to set the offset value of the element pre-fade.
  • ADD: The [toc] shortcode now accepts a "title" attribute.
  • MOD: Completely overhauled interface.
  • MOD: The [map] shortcode was modified to accomodate Visual Composer support. Embedded content is now placed between opening and closing [map][/map] tags.
  • MOD: The [x_audio] shortcode was split into two different shortcodes to accomodate Visual Composer support. They are now [x_audio_player] for self hosted audio, and [x_audio_embed] for embedded audio. Self hosted audio content is still added via attributes, while embedded audio content is now placed between opening and closing [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed] tags.
  • MOD: The [x_video] shortcode was split into two different shortcodes to accomodate Visual Composer support. They are now [x_video_player] for self hosted video, and [x_video_embed] for embedded video. Self hosted video content is still added via attributes, while embedded video content is now placed between opening and closing [x_video_embed][/x_video_embed] tags.

v1.4.0 – December 11, 2013

  • MOD: Updated plugin file structure and function namespacing.

v1.3.0 – December 03, 2013

  • ADD: [search] shortcode to place a searchbar anywhere throughout your site.

v1.2.0 – November 19, 2013

  • BUG: Moved x_has_shortcode() function from theme to plugin to avoid error if theme isn't active but plugin is.
  • MOD: Updated iLightBox to version 2.1.5 in order to fix jQuery version bug. Additionally, updated lightbox toolbar to use Font Awesome instead.

v1.1.0 – November 14, 2013

  • BUG: Fixed issue related to [content_band] parallax background images becoming blurry on mobile.
  • OPT: Conditional loading of 'vend-fittext' script.
  • OPT: Conditional loading of 'vend-ilightbox' script.
  • OPT: Conditional loading of 'vend-waypoints' script.
  • OPT: Conditional loading of 'vend-boot-alert' script.

v1.0.0 – October 24, 2013

  • ADD: Initial release.

KEY: ADD (Addition), BUG (Bug Fix), MOD (Modification), OPT (Optimization).