Learn about the most recent updates available with the Encore Site Beta v0.2.0. and v0.3.0.
In this article:
What's New in Encore Site Beta v0.3.0
You asked, we listened.
With the latest version of Encore Site Beta we worked to build and design features based on your valuable feedback:
- Flexible design features across your pages built with Encore Site Beta v0.3.0
- A collection of new features to your Library, Login, and Blog pages
- And two new pages
Check out what's new with Encore Site Beta!
Designing your pages: What's new with the editor
Link list block
Add link list blocks to your standard website pages built with Encore Site Beta 0.3.0:
With Encore Site Beta 0.3.0, there is a new Block Type to add to the Sections of your site page!
With the Card Block, display an image, configure your Card Action to trigger when clicked, and customize your Card messaging:
Social icon block
Encourage your visitors to connect with you on social by adding the new Social Icon Block to your Sections:
All colors can be overridden
Encore Site Beta 0.2.0 introduced global colors to help you streamline the design process for your standard website pages.
With the Encore Site Beta 0.3.0 you can now override all colors in your standard website pages to replace the Primary Color for new features you add to your page.
This simple, but powerful update is a great way to design unique website pages with Encore Site Beta 0.3.0.
Custom site branding color palette available in the text editor color palette
Editing the color of your text in the text editor pulls from your Site Branding Settings located in your Site Details!
Now, you can easily brand your text in your site pages with your site color palette:
Customizing the library
Customize the layout
Design the layout for your Products as they are displayed in your Members library:
Customize the pagination level
Customize the number of Products displayed per page in your Members library:
Customize with sections and blocks
Design the look and feel of your Members Library page with Encore Site Beta 0.3.0! This new feature gives you the same editing capabilities you know and love with Kajabi Pages:
Organize your Offers by groups and categories
With this new feature, you can now upsell your Offers directly from your Members Library page:
Choose to hide an Offer if your Member already owns the Offer
Customize your Members experience when upselling your Offers by displaying Offers based on their ownership:
Your Members can now pick up where they left off in a course directly from their Library page by clicking "Resume course" in the top right corner of their Products section of the Library:
Designing your login page
Add background image and color to utility pages
Customize and brand your utility pages with a background image, video, and color!
Website utility pages:
Choose to show/hide footer on login page
Customize your login page to show or hide your page footer when viewed on desktop and mobile devices:
Building your blog
Alt tags for blog post images
With Encore Site Beta v0.3.0, you can now add Accessibility Alt Tags for all images including your Blog Posts:
Blog post tagging
The Blog post tagging feature now allows you to search and create new tags as you type! Simply enter your desired tag, select your searched term or press enter to create a new tag:
Allow instructor information to populate your blog author information
The Blog Author information in a Blog Post will automatically pull the instructor information from your site details settings. This setting can be overridden when customizing your Blog Post design.
Customize your blog and blog posts with sections and blocks
Design the appearance of your Blog and Blog Posts with the improved editing capabilities now available with Encore Site Beta 0.3.0:
Blog and blog post sidebar are now detached
Customize your Sidebar in your Blog and Blog Posts independently of one another and create unique sidebars for your Blog needs:
Introducing your new pages
Say hello to your new pages, the Member Directory and the Announcement Page!
Provide a space for your members to build connections with like-minded people directly from their account with the Member directory:
Members can choose to share their profile in the Member Directory or hide their profile by simply adjusting their Member Settings:
Streamline how you manage your Product and Site announcements all while giving your Members one easy-to-access location to view your announcements with the Announcement page:
Encore Site Beta v0.2.0
Learn about the most recent updates available with the Encore Site Beta v0.2.0.:
Accessibility alt tags for theme images
You can now add Accessibility Alt Tags for all images with the exception of Blog Posts. Expect to see Alt Tags for Blog Post images soon!
Category layout in the blog sidebar
Customize the appearance of your Categories in the Blog Sidebar by changing the layout to List or Dropdown:
Customizing categories in the blog post body
New customization features to change the style and formatting of Categories in the Blog Post Body:
Customize the number of blog posts on your blog homepage
Display up to 24 Blog Posts on your Blog Homepage. With this new feature, easily adjust the number of Blog Posts displayed on your Blog Homepage with a slider:
Change the location of the blog post title
Design your Blog Posts to display your Blog Post Title at the top or bottom of your Blog Post Body.
Increase in recent images and videos uploading limit
Previously, selecting from Recent Image Uploads and Recent Video Uploads displayed up to 24 images or videos.
Now, select from 100 recent images or 100 recent videos uploaded after the update.
Completely hide blog post content in your blog homepage
Design your Blog homepage to display or hide your Blog Post content:
Apply global background color setting
Streamline the design process for your standard website pages with this new update:
Editor control now synchronizes with section highlighted or selected.
Offers on store page are now positioned evenly across.
Sales page does not hang as you edit.