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Sitemason 6 Watch: Design Preview

As mentioned, a healthy four months ago, this year Sitemason has centered its focus on a new version of our eponymous content management platform. We are calling it Sitemason 6.

Click through to see the first reveal of our new interface. 

Welcome 2012, Welcome Byron Fanning

2011 was quite a year over here at Sitemason. It saw a number of changes for our little shop on West End. We launched our excellent commerce system, saw mobile apps explode, welcomed dozens of new customers, and watched revenues climb to new heights.

That's a lot of good news, we agree, but something got lost in all the hullabaloo...

Vimeo & UStream Video Support

Today we expanded our video support for web video outside of YouTube to include Vimeo & UStream. You've of course always been able to embed videos in Sitemason tools, but now you can use the native video support in Sitemason to display internet video for the big three services; YouTube, Vimeo & UStream for live streaming video.

Assign Tags to Multiple Items

Assign Tags to multiple items screenshotToday we're announcing a small improvement, but one that our power users have been clamoring for. Until now, it hasn't been possible to assign tags in bulk to already-existing items. We've rolled out a simple Assign Tags option in your Articles menu that now makes this a breeze.

Captcha Added to Custom Form Tool

The Custom Form is Sitemason's oldest tool, but it's also one of it's most powerful. It hasn't gotten a whole lot of attention in the past year, but today we're adding the option to include a Captcha to verify human entry of a form. Sitemason's form spam filtering continues to be top-notch, but for those who would like a little more control (or security especially on credit card processing forms), a Captcha is an ideal tool. For those who aren't familiar with Captcha, this Wikipedia article explains the ropes. We are opting to use the nearly ubiquitous captcha.net

Sitemason HTML5 Boilerplate Template

For those interested in developing websites on the Sitemason CMS platform, your starting off point just got a whole lot cooler. 

Inspired by the work being done at html5boilerplate.com, Sitemason beefed up their own boilerplate adding lots ofHTML5 goodness and bunches of new Sitemason PHP Library methods. 

Go checkout the boilerplate!

For more info, read up on the improvements that were made to the PHP Library in the Sitemason Developers Group.

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