Raftr Support: September 7 Update

Raftr Support: September 7 Update

All platforms: Enabled the Faculty Persona Introduced Secret Channels (ie: invite-only membership and hidden from non-members) Some improvements: Updated Search results to include Joinable Channels (ie: non-member Public or Private Channels from your member Rafts) Updated sort order for Rafts' Channels pages: member Channels at the top of the list, sorted by recency of activity; followed by Joinable Channels, sorted alphabetically Updated the Home All page to include Rafts and Channels that do not yet have activity Updated the activity preview text for Rafts on the Home All page Continued metrics updates Updated text in Cross-Posting section of Content Management…
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Raftr Support: August 17 Update

Raftr Support: August 17 Update

Android: Introduced new Home page "Don't Miss It" section with content from member Rafts All page with a list of all member Rafts and non-default Channels with previews of recent activity, and which is sorted according to recency of content (default/ Everyone Channel messages are included on the Rafts, rather than on a separate line item) Chat, Events, and Posts feeds for member Rafts Channel invites can be found via the three-dots menu in the feeds header Contextual create prompts for each feed Updated app-level feeds Events feed is now all (member and non-member) Rafts Former Posts feed is now…
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Raftr Support: July 27 Update

Raftr Support: July 27 Update

Android: Replaced Topic icons with emoji Improved navigation on Rafts Some improvements and fixes like including a button to return to most recent messages any time you scroll further back in chat history updating placeholder text in Search bars updating font - as part of cross-platform update to use the same font on all platforms updating notifications to Raft and Channel admin about join requests and member suggestions to now open the requests screen directly iOS: Introduced new Home page All page with a list of all member Rafts and non-default Channels with previews of recent activity, and which is…
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Raftr Support: July 6 Update

Raftr Support: July 6 Update

Web: Introduced Home page with "Don't Miss It" section with content from member Rafts Posts and Events feeds for member Rafts Updated (bottom of screen) contextual create prompts for each feed Updated app-level feeds Events feed is now all (member and non-member) Rafts Former Posts feed is now a News feed with only AGC Posts from all (member and non-member) Rafts Introduced views counts on Posts (these track every time a Post is loaded on a screen - which means the user may not have actually scrolled past and seen it, and it also means it tracks "total" views not…
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Raftr Support: June 18 Update

Raftr Support: June 18 Update

All Platforms: Raft Management Updates for Basic and Premium rafts: See Pro site page for Basic vs. Premium Raft features Android: Updated comments (and their replies) on Posts to support media Updated UI for Rafts: Updated app and Raft headers on Raft pages Removed Members section from Home page, and added to Info page and a new Members page Removed Messages and Channels sections from Home page Updated UI for Settings menu and Info page Merged settings and membership for Everyone Channels and their Rafts Rafts now have a "Chat" tab to open the default/ Everyone Channel Premium Rafts with…
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Raftr Support: April 13 Update

Raftr Support: April 13 Update

All Platforms: Updated Explore to be a Campus page, including options to pin Announcements in the header and add additional, departmental subpages (via Admin Portal) - this also includes new "Highlight" sections which can be added to the top of any subpage Android: Expanded support for multi-community membership Account creation and onboarding updates to support cobranding (for cobranded communities), neutralize UI (for non-cobranded communities), and simplify UX Some fixes like preventing crashes related to profiles and the Campus page iOS: Expanded support for multi-community membership Some fixes like new options for tagging people in chat messages on public rafts when they…
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Raftr Support: March 23 Update

Raftr Support: March 23 Update

Admin Portal: Introduced Branding page to manage community name and logo Introduced feature to support setting the default notifications digest frequency for new accounts Some fixes like better loading states Android: Expanded support for multi-community membership Updated main header navigation Updated chat to have two separate feeds: Personal Chat and Channels Introduced initial support for customized colors throughout the app (for cobranded communities; this will continue to be expanded through Q2) Some fixes like preventing a crash related to the Events feed and supporting tagging more than one person in the same content iOS: Expanded support for multi-community membership Updated…
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Raftr Support: March 2 Update

Raftr Support: March 2 Update

All Platforms: Attach files to DM Updated map view on Events feed to be zoomed out by default (and thus show more Events' pins) Continued API maintenance and housekeeping updates to improve performance Android: Introduced initial support for multi-community membership Enabled tagging users on Posts Some fixes like: Refreshing UI for message when opening a channel or raft's share link Introducing visual indicators to members of secret rafts when seeing the rafts on Explore or in Search – to confirm the rafts are secret and only visible there to members Adding Pro check on ProUsers when creating Posts Enabling un-restricting…
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Raftr Support: February 10 Update

Raftr Support: February 10 Update

All Platforms: Introduced Shortcuts feature – exclusively available on Explore *In beta now Introduced Incognito (aka: anonymous) chat, which can be enabled by Channel Leaders on ProRafts *In beta now Updated Posts to support attaching multiple images It is now possible to cross-post all Post types Android: Enabled cross-posting Events on up to 50 rafts Added new "more" button on Post composers Some fixes like: Explore and the raft-level Events and Posts feeds now retain your place when you leave and return via the back button Rafts on Explore indicate "requested" membership state, when relevant iOS: Introduced "seen by" feature…
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Raftr Support: January 19 Update

Raftr Support: January 19 Update

Android: Introduced "seen by" feature for chat messages (available in the "more" menu via swiping/long press) App-level feeds now have a carousel of rafts that the content can be coming from Lots of fixes including: App-level Events and Posts feeds now retain your place when you leave and return via the back button (note: returning via the Events or Posts button will refresh the feed) Added topic filtering to map views Continued navigation improvements on rafts Refreshed UI on raft home page Pre-joined rafts included in the rafts list in onboarding iOS: Lots of fixes, including: Posts feeds now retains…
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