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Aaron Lewis (Blue Collar) 7/6/2010 5:55 PM EST : GP Update: Guild Newsletters
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Guild newsletters are now available! As a site admin, to enable and configure your newsletter, open the Control Panel and select Newsletter from the left menu. Users who wish to receive your newsletter will need to enable Guild Newsletters in their Characters/Settings page and be associate-level or higher in your guild. Moving forward, we might change this to being enabled by default, but for the moment we're making it opt-in to avoid "spamming" a whole lot of people at the beginning.

Some might have noticed a lot of ninja-enhancements going live over the past weeks:
  • When editing a page's properties (Control Panel > Pages & Content > select a page and then click the Page Properties tab), you now have the option to specify a hover image, in addition to the previously available default and selected images.
  • The Banner Builder (Control Panel > Style Tools) has an additional effect that you can apply to the text called "perspective." It renders the text at an angle (which you can also specify using the slider).
  • "Nav Bar Builder" and "Navigation Type" have been combined into "Navigation Style" (Control Panel > Style Tools). You can now select the type of navigation you want your site to use (Nav Bar, Side Nav or Standard Tabs) and the interface will show the appropriate options.
  • The Content Boxes (Widgets) styling options now allow for an icon to be shown in the header, without the need to provide custom HTML.
  • The Forum Specific style tools now use the updated gradient generator/guild storage image picker, so if you're using images you've uploaded through the file manager, you won't need to go back and forth, copying and pasting URLs. Many image fields throughout the Control Panel have been updated to use this tool.
  • You can now provide hover state images for the following forum icons: reply, quote, edit, and delete. In addition, pre-set forum icon themes are now importing all of the images they should. Check it out in the Control Panel, under Style Tools > Forum Icons.
  • The signature generator, available in Characters/Settings, has been cleaned up, had some effects and options added, and has been given some more images that you can import from the gallery. If you have any packs of thumbnail images or backgrounds that you'd like seen added for your game, please let us know!
  • The GPHelper add-on for World of Warcraft now imports bank items into more appropriate categories.
Aaron Lewis, GuildPortal.com
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Didokova (Guild Admin) 7/6/2010 11:21 PM EST : RE: GP Update: Guild Newsletters
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Oh cool thank you
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Merenwench (MVP) 7/7/2010 8:20 AM EST : RE: GP Update: Guild Newsletters
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Was looking at the signature generator and found that when I hit 'gallery' button it just keeps taking me to our home page.

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Sandy Lewis (Blue Collar) 7/8/2010 5:02 PM EST : RE: GP Update: Guild Newsletters
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Sandy Lewis
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What browser are you using?  
Sandy Lewis, GuildPortal Support
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Merenwench (MVP) 7/9/2010 7:23 AM EST : RE: GP Update: Guild Newsletters
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Using Firefox but this morning it seems to be working so...if you did something thanks and if you didn't well then I really need a thorough gremlin cleaning. LoL

Thank you for replying tho Sandy

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