Changelog

Version History & Changelog

Version 5

5.0.2

  • Setup Wizard [UPDATE]
    • Email Setup [UPDATE] : Added Email Setup Options : Default / Custom [SMTP]
      • From Name/Display Name : Minor Bug Fixes
      • Added Dropdown in "Port Number" Field
    • Publication Configuration [UPDATE] :
      • Issue Frequency : Added New Frequency of "2 - Issues Per Year"
  • Admin > Journal Research > Wizard Settings "Email Setup" [UPDATE]
    • From Name/Display Name : Minor Bug Fixes
    • Added Dropdown in "Port Number" Field
  • Admin > Journal Research > Wizard Settings "Publication Configuration" [UPDATE]
    • Issue Frequency : Added New Frequency of "2 - Issues Per Year"
  • Admin > Journal Research > Wizard Settings "Advanced" [UPDATE]
    • Article Details Page Slug : Added Option to Select Article Details Page from the Pages List.
  • Users (Reviewer)> Edit [UPDATE]
    • Design Improvements in "Custom Fields" Section

5.0.1

Bug Fixes
  • Author Features (Frontend)
    • Past Issues Page(UPDATE)
      • List of Issues
        • Fixed Year in Volume-Issue List Items (e.g. Volume 3 Issue 4 (2024))

5.0.0

New Features
  • Frontend Features
    • WP-Bakery Page Elements : To Design + Customize Article Issues Listing in More Elegant Way (NEW)

Version 4

4.0.3

Bug Fixes
  • Related to Wordpress Version 6.1.1

4.0.2

Bug Fixes
  • Database Table Structure(UPDATE)
    • Updated Some Columns to "UTF-8" for Better Language Translations(Automatic)
      • Column Names : "wp_reviewer_comment"

4.0.1

Bug Fixes
  • Reviewer User Features
    • View list of Article(s)(UPDATE)
      • Fixed Article Visibility Issues, After Any Article has been Assigned to Reviewer(s)

4.0.0

New Features
  • Reviewer User Features
    • View list of Article(s) (UPDATE)
      • Added Validation : Reviewers can only View Assigned Articles
  • Admin Features
    • Articles : List of Articles "Edit Article"
      • New Section "Assign Reviewers"(NEW)
        • Admin can Manually Assign Reviewers to Each Article
    • Email Notifications
      • Article Assignment : On Assignment of Article(s) To Reviewer(s) (NEW)
    • Designing Article Details Page : To Design + Customize Article Details Page (Published) (NEW)
      • Features
        • Field Re-arrangement
        • Adding CSS to Each Article Details Field
        • Creating a Page with Other Page Elements of Wordpress / Theme
    • Automatic Migration From Version 3.0.9 to 4.0.0

Version 3

3.0.9

Bug Fixes
  • Author Features (Frontend)
    • Current Issue Page (UPDATE)
      • Fixed Volume-Issue Heading Numbers (e.g. Volume:3 Issue:1Jan' 2024)
    • Past Issues Page(UPDATE)
      • List of Issues
        • Fixed Ordering of Issues [Desc]

3.0.8

Bug Fixes
  • Author Features (Frontend)
    • Article Details Page
      • Fixed Visibility Issues in "Added Extra Fields"

3.0.7

Bug Fixes
  • Author Features (Frontend)
    • Article Details Page
      • Bug Fixes in "Added Extra Fields"

3.0.6

Bug Fixes
  • Admin > Articles > Article Details (Add/Edit)
    • Updated INPUT Type of "Date of Article Published" Field To "DATE"

3.0.5

Bug Fixes
  • Admin > Articles > Article Details (Add/Edit)
    • Updated INPUT Type of "Date of Article Published" Field To "DATE"

3.0.4

Bug Fixes
  • SMTP Configuration > Removed Email Password Reset Code [Source]

3.0.3

Bug Fixes
  • Fixed File Upload Issues in Custom "Article Upload Directory URL" (Wizard Settings > Publication Configuration > Article Upload Directory URL)

3.0.2

Bug Fixes
  • Fixed "Session Start" Related Issues

3.0.0

New Features
  • Reviewer User Features
    • New Standalone User Type "Reviewer"
    • Added Security and Validations to hide irrelevant Features
    • Updated Page Designs & Fixed Design Issues
  • Admin Features
    • Email Setup (UPDATE)
      • Send/Receive Email Notifications using SMTP Details OR Default Wordpress Email Settings
    • Web Forms (NEW)
      • Manage and Customize Article Submission form
      • Add Extra Fields with Field Type = "Text"
    • One Click Migration
      • Migrate Data and Features From Version 2.0 to 3.0
    • Manage Reviewers
      • Add New Reviewers directly from wp-admin
    • Reports (UPDATE)
      • Added Extra Fields
  • Author Features
    • Article Submission Page (UPDATE)
      • Added Extra Fields
    • Article Details Page (UPDATE)
      • Added Sidebar
    • Design Changes & Improvements

Version 2

2.0.0

New Features
  • Reviewer's Registration Page
  • Reviewer User Features
    • View list of Article(s)
    • Check & Verify Article Credibility
    • Submit Review for Article(s)
  • Admin Features
    • View list of Reviewer Users
    • Reviewer Registration Request Approvals
    • Review & Approve Submitted Review(s)
    • Review Submission at Admin side
    • Remove improper Review(s)
  • Author Features
    • Complete Review Details in Check Article Status Page
    • New Email Notifications on Submission of Review by Reviewer(s)

Version 1

1.0.9

  • Added Issue Frequency Field in Wizard Settings
Bug Fixes
  • Fixed Co-Author Field Related Issues

1.0.8

  • Replaced old option name with new option names and constant variable changes

1.0.7

  • Max upload file size increased to 5MB and custom setting added for admin to change it anytime
  • Phone number validation changes

1.0.6

  • Bug fixes and improvements

1.0.5

  • Added [siteurl] shortcode in Status Email Formatting
Bug Fixes
  • Other bug fixes and improvements

1.0.4

  • Added field for Single/Multiple Authored Journals
  • Short codes will work with Plain Text.
Bug Fixes
  • Fixed Email Notification issues.

1.0.3

  • Minor bug fixes

1.0.2

  • Added field for DOI number

1.0.1

  • Added "Admin Email id". Admin can now receive email notifications of new submitted articles
Bug Fixes
  • Fixed issue with Copyright Doc and Payment Receipt view of files in PDF format
  • Other bug fixes and improvements

1.0.0

The First Release