Release Notes for HUB

2024-06-26 06:23:38 UTC

You can find release notes for Visiolink Publishing Hub here. By each release the article is updated, and you can track which changes you will benefit from.

RELEASE: HUB 1.23.03

Release date: 28th of November 2023

New features

  • Set up E-paper alerts

  • Adjust page tolerance (under Processing)


Release: Hub 1.23.02

Release date: 30th October 2023


  • Improved early release depiction in the Hub
  • Made validation audit log scrollable 
  • Hub interstitials: File name requirement + change error message
  • Added warning when changing pages
  • Added disclaimer text when changing pages
  • Issue in Hub when reloading "Processing"
  • Made announcement popup responsive on small screens
  • Added a limit as to how large an image can be when uploading it through the Hub for interstitials, article leads or splash
  • Removed Twitter from Hub because they no longer support the free API

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed Hub title bug
  • Fixed the missing space in Hub under manual upload
  • Fixed search option that called user-login options
  • Fixed publication headline that was not updating


Release: Hub 1.22.02

Release date: 17 November 2022

New Features 

  • PDF download 




  • Better handling of cache after Hub updates
  • Improved publication search
  • Added some help text to modify release time to make it more intuitive

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed moving tags causing a crash
  • Fixed expired splash booking not shown if more than 70 exist
  • Fixed visual errors in publication overview
  • Fixed wrong early release depiction in Hub
  • Fixed misaligned clock




Release: Hub 1.22.01

Release date: 20. April 2022

New Features

  • Added option to sign up for specific mail lists. We've given all our customers more control of which mail lists they want to be part of. You can sign on/off through the HUB in your profile settings


  • Added Two-Factor authentication option. Enable in your user settings




  • Added GDPR consent dialog in Hub



  • Added option to move publications between folders 


  • Added a notification box in HUB which allows Visiolink to send information to HUB users




  • Added tracking of HUB
  • Added infinity scroll to interstitials to show unlimited amount
  • Process log now shows in descending order
  • Added option to set an auto release date when you put a publication on hold  
  • Cleaned up unused permissions
  • Expanded search options to include publications titles and not just publication ID

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed language problems with some publications


Release: Hub 1.21.01

Release date: 15. February 2022

You need to clear cache to see all the changes. 

New Features

  • Added option for customers to add/change their Privacy Policy url on web


Note: Your user needs a new permission to see this feature. Contact Visiolink Support to get this user permission.



  • Added option to only show live publications
  • Solutions without a validation script can no longer be toggled on/off in Hub 
  • Added validation option to schedule time when validation should be disabled
  • Automatic rerun of latest publication when something is deleted
  • Automatic update of search results when something is deleted
  • Added option to add several images to interstitials in Hub
  • Various improvements to Push interface
    • Improved load of push list
    • Added filter on push source (feed or Hub) to filter manual or automatic messages
    • Added indication of GA or token segmented messages
    • Added indication of token list size
    • Added app version information (hover over app icon)
    • Added image 
    • Added URL info
    • Added new segments ("newest app" and "all but newest app") 

Bug fixes

  • Fixed status message not updating after manual upload
  • Fixed problem with "all" selection for interstitials
  • Fixed publication info box going being top bar
  • Fixed push by GA segment and version segment not working together
  • Fixed error when replacing page of publication
  • Fixed rerun of XML from Hub not working
  • Fixed problem when deleting from Hub


Release: Hub 1.20.01

Release date: 03 February 2021

You need to clear cache to see all the changes. 

New Features

  • Added option to toggle validation on/off in HUB. As a customer, you can now switch validation off and on for your publications, which is very useful for temporary validation issues.



  • Now displays hierarchical structure within a customer
  • Added option to receive mail when manual upload is done
  • Added option to select specific title/folder on splash
  • Added option to set a publication on hold (through edit publication)
  • Added number of articles in a publication to publication overview
  • Added option to rerun XML if XML importer is active (through process panel)
  • Improved load of users
  • Tooltip in enrichments now remembers last value

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed modify release time
  • Fixed sections breaking when manual upload replaces a page
  • Made delivery log info less confusing
  • Fixed only showing first 20 publications (added infinity scroll)
  • Fixed http -> https several places
  • Fixed removing sections when replacing a page
  • Fixed issue with display of enrichments in HUB when booked through XML
  • Fixed not displaying all versions in push messages, if there are many different versions to send to
  • Fixed cache settings of clickable ads (adding new clickable ads in HUB should take effect faster)


Release: Hub 1.19.01

Release date: 13. May 2019


  • Added small shadow behind publications when shown on white background
  • URL input field now checks if a URL is valid when entered
  • Added color indication of which pages have Enrichments
  • Made it possible to edit multiple pages when adding Enrichments
  • Better error message when user doesn’t have a permission
  • Added option to change release time of a publication
  • Added confirmation box before sending push messages
  • Improved layout in publication overview when only a few publications available
  • Mouse hover on edit interstitials will now show which account it is booked from
  • Mouse hover on interstitials will now show when it is live
  • New Push notification status in Hub
  • Now only whitelisted tags can be added and removed in Hub

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed hover message being too low
  • Fixed boxes overlapping main content
  • Fixed layout not showing all relevant information on user groups
  • Fixed publication list not being updated correctly
  • Fixed content going out of the box when splitting sections
  • Removed option to edit and replace pages when manual upload is not enabled
  • Removed the “Availability subscription/paid” for customers without an app
  • Now only shows relevant Cron jobs in Hub
  • Better handling of long account names
  • Free papers can no longer toggle between free and payed
  • No longer display number of devices registered for push messages as it was incorrect and misleading information – correct info can be found in Google Analytics
  • Fixed Manual upload releasing at once even though release time is set for later


Release: Hub 1.18.05

Release date: 06. November 2018

New Features

  • Added option to make a publication free (toggle when publication is selected). Note that this applies to Android and iOS, and for web only if you have an Web App which uses the same validation as devices.
  • Added option to generate a teaser


  • Improved performance in Push Overview with many push messages
  • Added more data to log
  • Improved log output
  • Added publication URL to overview for easier access
  • Improved sorting several places 
  • Improved interface for Edit Enrichments
  • Interstitials are now pre-filled for the entire day
  • Can no longer edit push messages after being sent
  • Now shows push source in overview
  • Shows Hold & Release time when hovering in Publication Overview

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed issue with the "&" character
  • Fixed issue with delivery info not being up-to-date in log
  • Fixed background issue in Edit Publication
  • Fixed issue witch checkboxes when creating users


Release: Hub 1.18.04

Release date: 30. July 2018

New Features

  • Added support for Segmented Push


Release: Hub 1.18.03

Release date: 23. April 2018

New Features

  • Added support for Tagging in Hub

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where inactive push notifications were shown


Release: Hub 1.18.02

Release date: 1. March 2018

New Features

  • Added options to keep or remove auto links and enrichments when replacing pages or a publication


  • You can now enable/disable a group in user editing by clicking the group name, not just the checkbox
  • User groups is now shown under the user
  • Improvements to load time of the organization picker
  • Organization picker now highlights the text in search area when opened

 Bug Fixes

  • Push notifications now stay inside the box


Release: Hub 1.18.01

Release date: 30. January 2018

New Features

  • Added enrichment editor
  • Added option to release on-hold publications
  • Added option to insert/change specific pages through manual upload
  • Added option to replace a publication by uploading a new publication on top of it


  • Increased the number of publications shown in overview
  • Added shortcut to lookup prefix directly from title selector

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed issue with user groups
  • Fixed inconsistency with download numbers
  • Fixed possible permission issue


Release: Hub 1.17.10

Release date: 5. December 2017


  • HUB now supports time zone management
    • All users got Europe/Copenhagen as default time zone
    • Time zone is set at user creation, but can also be changed under “Edit Profile”
    • Anywhere date/time is shown it’s automatically converted from server time (Europe/Copenhagen) to user specified time zone
    • If the date/time is shown in a LOG context, it won’t be converted. If in doubt, any converted date/time will have a tooltip


  • Organization picker now close automatically when an organization is picked
  • Improved load performance
  • Can now add an expiration date to publications
  • Improved HUB performance with many push messages
  • Manual Upload no longer generate error messages when cleaning temporary files


Release: Hotfix

Release date: 6. September 2017


  • Added support of UTF8 in push messages (which includes support for emoji and international symbols)
  • Fixed bug in Edit Sections regarding teaser images
  • Fixed minor bugs in manual upload

Release: Hub 1.17.04

Release date: 20. April 2017

New Features

  • Manual upload - You are now able to manually upload publications. Please contact Customer Care for further information and to enable the feature.
  • New option to manually edit sections; rename and set where sections separate 
  • New option to delete released publications

Improvements & Changes

  • Improved how apps and titles are selected, all are now selected by default 
  • Redesign of log view 


Release: Hub hotfix

Relate date: 2. March 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where only the latest 25 pending interstitials showed up 


Release: Hub 1.17.01

Release date: 10. February 2017

New Features

  • Added new tool to download traffic data

Improvement & Changes

  • Added a sort function to the processing overview
  • Improved handling of login timer
  • Time restriction on push messages is now on individual titles (10 minutes)
  • Minor redesign of push interface

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed the Hub not working when accessed through a mobile browser in private mode
  • Fixed alignment of elements in push view
  • Fixed alignment of text in logs
  • Fixed alignment of titles in Splash
  • Better description of push to title system
  • Fixed the processing log showing last error, even if no error occurred
  • Fixed issue in publication overview where not all search results were displayed in some browsers 
  • Fixed issue where interstitial page was unresponsive


Release: Hub 1.16.12

Release date: 11. January 2017

Improvements & Changes

  • When creating a user, you now have to write the password twice to avoid mistakes
  • Improved and simplified the description text when writing Push Messages
  • Improved date picker display on Interstitials with better support for several dates

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed the position of publication overview
  • Fixed icon alignment of the “Frequency” button
  • Fixed double scrollbars on Title selector
  • Fixed some elements temporarily showing on the wrong location when loading
  • Fixed issue with some expired interstitials disappearing


Release: Hub 1.16.11

Release date: 06.12.2016

New Features

  • Now displays Visiolink messages in the Hub (release notes, maintenance, etc.)

Improvements & Changes

  • Prefix (title identifier) of a title is now shown in the picker list 
  • Improved search algorithm for better search results, now including folders and prefixes (title identifier) in search results.
  • Replaced the “Submit Ticket” button with “Get Help”, which opens a Zendesk widget for easier support
  • Minor improvements on mobile device


Release: Hub 1.16.09

Released on: 04.10.2016

Improvements & Changes

  • Publication overview: Improved performance
  • User management: Improved interface when adding or removing users from a group 
  • User management: Added better error message description when creating new user


  • Main menu: Improved the click effect
  • Interstitials: Fixed a text overlapping checkboxes
  • User management: Improved visuals of drop down menu when adding user groups to a new user, so it better support multiple user groups
  • Publication overview: Fixed option panel not being visible before selecting a folder 
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