Stepan Mazurov
  • Birthday August 6th, 1986
  • Gender Male

Recent Activity



    • 4
    May 2015 Release Notes
    May 29th
    • Fixed an issue with pagination
    • Ran a job to clean up all deleted members, so if you've been seeing "email already taken" errors, they should now be no longer taken
    • Fixed a couple of smaller issues stemming from the new RSS update.

    May 28th
    • Reworked RSS Feeds:
      • Added Category feeds
      • Added RSS Feed auto-discovery (helpful as more sophisticated readers can now discover feeds from your community)
      • RSS now passes's validator
      • RSS feeds are available in atom format (change .rss to .atom)
    • Fixed a bug with roadmap not showing up on initial "opt-in"
    • Made it so PDFs show up in the browser (they no longer force-download)

    May 22nd
    • Fixed profile image upload not orienting the picture correctly
    • Fixed "open in new window" to actually open in a new window
    • Fixed upload error with IE11
    • Fixed access to the product roadmap
    • Fixed edit button not working when in gallery view
    • Changed unapproved posts to no longer allow you to comment until they're approved
    • Fixed board theme to truly disable gallery mode with data-gallery-mode attribute

    May 19th
    • Fixed noembed from throwing errors due to expired ssl
    • Fixed certain websites (notably from being unable to generate previews.

    May 12th
    • Fixed category and list select boxes being too small for their contents in create post and edit post modals
    • Clicking outside new/edit post modal no longer closes it. This helps you to not lose your un-saved content, click with confidence!

    May 11th
    • Made country drop down in sign-up, settings and admin panel have a search bar so you can use keyboard to quickly select and find your country (this also applies to any select drop down with more than 40 items)
    • Made birthday field take up less space.

    May 7th

    • Fixed video preview for youtube to correctly load the video being posted
    • Fixed an issue which reset template page privacy back to default after being edited
    • Adding debugging to help us identify an issue with deleting users
    • Fixed positioning of Edit button on Clean theme when voting is turned on
    • Turned off # of comments display if Custom Code setting is chosen.
    • Fixed certain select boxes not properly displaying selected values (such is a drop down for main menu)

    May 5th
    • Fixed an issue that would incorrectly remove images from image posts when editing posts
    • Fixed share dialog, it now properly shows up.
    • Made /facebook and /twitter valid pages
    • lowercased 'edit' buttons on stream theme and removed edit from mini-activity

    May 4th
    • Creating a custom template with url /social now correctly works
    • Re-added gallery.rendered event
    • Improved rendering of Facebook like buttons in gallery view
    • Added {{post.url}} to custom comment code to allow for further customization of comment code

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      Stepan Mazurov Lots of fixes right before Memorial Day!
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      AA Will you guys upgrade Youtube API too? With June 3rd, Youtube disabled their API v2 so the SE stopped working, can't embed Youtube videos. When will the Video upgrade be release? Thank you!
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      Stepan Mazurov Big update to RSS feeds just got pushed live.
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    April 2015 Release Notes
    April 30th
    • Post editing is now possible. To enable, navigate to Settings -> Posts, scroll down to Allow Editing Posts and select the most appropriate setting for your community. All communities default to no editing allowed.
    • We have changed the way Facebook invites are done, if you had Facebook invites disabled due to the version of Facebook app you were using, they"re once again re-enabled.
    • Fixed a bug that prevented you from previewing your templates.
    • Fixed a bug that prevented news widget from displaying in the admin dashboard 

    April 27th
    • Changed category dropdown in the menu widget to display even if your cloud community only has one category
    • Improved social sign-in to remove some common errors and display information to the user
    • Fixed posting to Twitter and Facebook by removing outdated google url shortener. 
    • Fixed empty domain error when using admin API.

    April 17th
    • Improved duplicate detection in our Twitter Post importer
    • Added a basic SSO implementation. Let us know your feedback
    • Enabled access to our Roadmap for all customers
    • Added some dimensional constraints on uploaded site logos
    • Fixed user photo thumbnails in majority of places where they show up to be properly cropped

    April 11th
    • Fixed ability to edit templates that did not have URLs [#cloud]
    • Improved error messages when uploading a new template file [#cloud]
    • Fixed ability to reset domains through our admin API [#cloud]
    • Cleaned up and reorganized internal services, added easy ability to integrate external services to cloud admin, first one is powering our "send feedback" functionality [#cloud, #feedback]
    • Removed ability to change a page name (title can still be modified) when creating or editing templates, this eliminates a few bugs that would crop up with templates [#cloud]

    April 9th

    • Fixed an issue in which removing integration hashtags could cause settings to break [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue where you could not clear your custom domain. The code responsible for "Sites Info" page has been overhauled [#cloud]
    • Improved the social sign-on code to be less prone to erroring after failed login attempts [#cloud]

    April 6th
    • Made members page respect labels and longer titles, in most cases members should now respect the grid [#cloud]
    • Fixed a redirect loop if domains contained capital letters, we now make lowercase standard [#cloud]
    • Fixed an error that would prevent admins from seeing their dashboard if a member who commented on a status update was later deleted [#cloud]
    • Added an explanation if you tried to delete an active theme that you cannot do that [#cloud]
    • Internally, we've made a lot of code better, for a fresher, higher standard codebase [#cloud, #nerdy]
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      James Clark Congrats on the team for getting post editing out.
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      Trieu Thanh Tuan Please consider to add this function to our platform. You guys should be a user and understand what are the problems that we are facing.
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      Rick Von Ruden Any update on the member edit posts feature?
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    Coming Soon: Sneak peek of Post Editing
    I recorded a quick screencast demonstrating the long awaited editing functionality.

    Check it out here.
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    March 2015 Release Notes
    March 26th
    • Updated mobile style for the settings page, and linked to it in the mobile menu. [#cloud]

    March 25th
    • Fixed an issue where under certain circumstances a member could accidentally become logged in as another user when signing up with Facebook failed. [#cloud]
    • Added new "Invites Accepted" tab to Admin panel [#cloud]
    • Improved the "Invites Sent" area of the Admin panel to include a way to get an individual invite's URL, in case a invitee misplaced their invite (or can't receive the email). [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue where pagination would not work properly on the "Invites Sent" area of the Admin Panel. [#cloud]
    • Added the 'label' style to Title and Company to better separate it from nearby content. [#cloud]
    • Fixed the style of default themes to use square profile photos instead of rectangular ones. [#cloud]
    • Adjusted default style of Clean theme to better handle wide logos. [#cloud]
    • Removed extra padding from notification dropdown. [#cloud]

    March 13th
    • Signing up with Facebook now uses the "large" photo size [#cloud]
    • Unfollowing someone with followers no longer causes the button to change back to "unfollow" [#cloud]
    • Corrected an issue where trying to view a post on IE8 was causing internal server errors [#cloud]
    • Stop activity feed breaking when trying to show deleted member's activity [#cloud]
    • Fix an issue where posts which were mass-assigned categories would not show up in the feed for those categories [#cloud]

    March 5th
    • Cleaned up dashboard settings, fixed a couple of broken links [#cloud]
    • Fixed and issue that didn't let us properly disable sites [#cloud]

    March 2nd

    • Updated Country List dropdown: Added Armenia, Aruba, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Martin, removed Zaire [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue that would prevent you from going to your settings page if your LinkedIn token was incorrect (in case of new LinkedIn app for example) [#cloud]
    • Fixed a rare bug in instagram import that would sometimes fail due to items with incorrect urls [#cloud]
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    February 2015 Release Notes
    February 28th
    • Fixed not being able to save layout templates (such as header and footer) [#cloud]
    • Fixed certain rss feeds not importing correctly, breaking entire import [#cloud]

    February 27th
    • You can now upload your custom themes again [#cloud]
    • Fixed twitter login when using custom apps [#cloud]
    • Fixed suspended sites not properly redirecting to homepage [#cloud]
    • Fixed a bug with maintenance mode generating a "serious issue" message [#cloud]
    • Bunch of fixes to our asynchronous jobs and increased error reporting [#cloud]

    February 26th
    • New Infrastructure. Read about it on in a blog post announcement. [#cloud]
    • Fixed LinkedIn integration [#cloud]
    • Enabled LinkedIn for everyone [#cloud]
    • Fixed using built-in facebook app with custom domain [#cloud]
    • updated showcase to include [#site]
    • Removed Featured section from the Add-On Marketplace [#site]

    February 17th
    • Fixed an issue that would make modals appear behind the backdrop in board theme [#cloud]
    • Fixed a theme bug that would render internal theme incorrectly [#cloud]

    February 16th

    • Adjusted responsive themes breakpoints to trigger mobile layout on anything that is below 768px. This will ensure mobile layout is served for most smaller mobile screens [#cloud]
    • Adjusted tablet breakpoint by introducing a collapsed menu for the board theme [#cloud]
    • Fixed online indicator for members [#cloud]
    • Fixed member picture sometimes not showing up in the mobile board theme [#cloud]
    • Fixed alignment of the right sidebar on desktop clean theme [#cloud]
    • Updated the getting started steps in Cloud Admin to better reflect path to value [#cloud]
    • Fixed the problem that caused "Invalid thumbnail" error to occur even though the thumbnail was clearly valid [#cloud]
    • Fixed the close button not appearing for legacy board gallery theme [#cloud]
    • Changed the redmine bug tracker link to point to our github issue tracker instead. The cloud issues should be reported using included, free, support. [#site]

    February 12th
    • Responsive themes are now enabled for everyone who hasn't set up legacy themes [#cloud]
    • Added responsive themes to our feature list [#site]

    February 3rd
    • increased member export to 10,000 members - export away! [#cloud]
    • made things a bit tidier with wording we used on our support extension offering [#site]
    • Fixed a bug that could get you into trouble if you tried to disable comment voting after previously enabling it [#cloud]

    February 2nd
    • You can now omit http:// and still have link preview correctly activate [#cloud]
    • Updated theme documentation to include newly added {{is_mobile}} tag to add or hide widgets from mobile browsers [#site]
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      Stepan Mazurov Huge update: new infrastructure, long time coming fixes.
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      Stepan Mazurov Just pushed a bunch of fixes that we worked on over the weekend to fix some of the reported and obvious problems with responsive themes and some other fixes.
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      Stepan Mazurov Hey guys, we've just enabled responsive themes on all sites.
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    December 2014 Release Notes
    December 22nd
    • Pushed an update that fixed a few internal issues in preparation for a larger release [#cloud]
    • Added SportzHype to the showcase [#site].

    December 9th

    December 8th
    • Updated client showcase and homepage screenshots to reflect the best SE Communities we've seen [#site]
    • Made additional enhancements to "Follower only" private messaging [#cloud]

    December 5th
    • Fixed an issue with terms of use modal breaking registration when visitor selects I Agree [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue with display of cloud sites if client account has more than 4 cloud sites [#site]
    • Removed the ability for owners to delete themselves from their communities, preventing accessing the admin panel [#cloud]
    • You can now limit private messages and mentions to members' followers only [#cloud, #beta, #complicatedwording] 
    • Fixed openGraph description by removing html tags and limiting it to 255 characters. [#cloud]
    • Moved and reworded custom domain settings, adding a link to recently released Custom Domain article in the brand-new knowledge base [#cloud]
    • Added a link to the knowledge base in the main support landing page [#site]
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      Trieu Thanh Tuan Please consider to add my site to the showcase of SE website! SportzHype seems to be no longer maintained. It's now the place for ads! Thanks so much.
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    August 2014 Release Notes
    August 28th
    • Fixed an issue that would continue summary and item update emails even if user's account was turned off (by un-checking verified) [#cloud]
    • Updated page copy, added pictures, and added an open job position to the SocialEngine Jobs page [#site]
    August 15th
    • Fixed an issue that allowed users to enter profile address urls longer than 16 characters.  Added front-end validation to notify users of the limit [#cloud]
    • Updated documentation for mini-feed widget to be correct [#site]
    • Removed ability to modify urls for a lot of built-in pages, as the internal routing depends on those urls to not be modified [#cloud]

    August 12th
    • Fixed an issue with some sites incorrectly parsing utf-8 characters in link previews [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue that prevented users from turning facebook functionality back on by either removing their V2 FB app or entering a V1 facebook app [#cloud]
    • Modified the wording and visual style to more accurately indicate the severity of utilizing Twitter and Facebook logins with the custom domain [#cloud]

    August 8th
    • Fixed an issue that prevented invite tweet from being posted [#cloud]

    August 5th
    • Fixed an issue that prevented facebook posts from ever being imported [#cloud]

    August 1st
    • Fixed an issue that did not correctly remove the links to private messaging if private messaging was disabled. [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue with custom templates that would break the page if a textarea element was added. [#cloud]
    • Updated the twitter hashtag/keyword importing functionality and made it a lot more robust. [#cloud]
    • Replaced Company link with the Blog link in the header. [#site]
    • Fixed summary emails under certain conditions not being sent out. [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue in the board theme that prevented the (more...) link from showing up in the longer comments [#cloud]
    • Updated initial welcome email to include a link to the newly created "Getting started" video [#site]
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      Rick Von Ruden Any chance of getting the member edit posts/comments this month? My cloud site expires 9/15/14, and if this does not exist before then, I will be cancelling my cloud site.
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      Trieu Thanh Tuan Thanks. I need the feature, Please check and consider to add this to SE cloud!
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      Arnfinn Ingebrigtsen Getting started video, where can I find it? Great update :D
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    June 2014 Release Notes
    June 23rd
    • Fixed an issue auto-imported RSS feeds only adding one item, instead of 10 per feed. [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue auto-imported RSS feeds sometimes not having post descriptions, even though they had content [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue with the online members widget not properly showing guests [#cloud]

    June 19th
    • Fixed a problem with link preview not working for certain sites that require cookies to access content such as New York Times [#cloud]
    • Fixed an issue with auto-imported images from twitter not showing up in iOS [#cloud]
    • Improved the way our deploys are done to minimize the downtime [#cloud, #site]

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      Arnfinn Ingebrigtsen Why is it not possible to have addthis or shareit share buttons in the gallery viewer ?
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      Lacey Wallace I'd like to see a bigger "Create Account" Icon... or is there any chance it could just say "Sign up!" in big letters?
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      Arnfinn Ingebrigtsen There is also a bug with the comment from posts>li when you have set the posts to external and not internal. When you push the comments count, you should be able to jump to the page post and see the comments, but you are jumping to the external page. So to have posts go external is not useful
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