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Today we are happy to announce the latest upgrades and new features! We have been hard at work over the last couple months on some great new tools to improve your BlogSites. WordPress Upgraded to Latest Version! The latest version of WordPress brings some exciting new features. With a new password security strength meter, you can make sure your site is even more secure! Go to your profile page and see how strong your password is! There is also a new media uploader, to make uploading multiple images even easier. You can drag and drop images straight from your desktop to the site, watch them upload, then reorder via drag and drop as well! Improved SmugMug Integration We completely rebuilt the settings page for SmugMug, improving the process of connecting to SmugMug. We also improved the syncing process to make it more clear whether a site is currently syncing with SmugMug and making it easier

Last week we quietly released our long awaited Ecommerce Addon. This is the first Premium Addon we have offered and we are very excited to be able to give any BlogSite user a fully functional store! For just a one-time activation price, any active BlogSite account can add a fully functional store and start selling just about anything you can think of! Demo Video Check out the quick demo below for a look at some of the amazing features! Includes Unlimited Products Downloadable products Virtual products ( for events or workshops ) Versatile Pricing with Coupons and Sales Tax, Shipping and Payment options Much, much more! Get more details here. Or Add a store to your site here!

We are happy to announce another great round of features and new plugins! Yesterday we made the latest updates live, including the usual upgrades and bug fixes as well as some very cool new features. Make sure you read ( or skip ahead ) to the end for a huge, HUGE, HUUUUGE announcement! Did I say huge? Easy Redirections You can now add unlimited custom redirections to your site. You can create easy to share links to send people to Facebook or Twitter. You could create links to events or an Etsy store. As an example, check out our new link to Facebook: http://photographyblogsites.com/f Easy Shortcodes "Shortcodes" are used by all kinds of plugins to add things like contact forms and galleries to the content of pages. But it can get really complicated to remember how to use them, nevermind explaining it all in the first place. With our new Easy Shortcodes plugin, you can add stylized

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Over the last month, we have made a bunch of bug fixes, feature enhancements and even upgraded our servers! And today we are releasing a whole bunch of new toys that have been in the works for a while - from better social integrations, the ability to import from Posterous and Tumblr, to some simple things like more images in your home page slideshows! Optional Plugins! Activate and deactivate as you wish! Not everyone needs every feature. But we wanted to be able to allow everyone the features they needed. And now we can! Just look for the new "Add-ons" menu item in the dashboard... More on the way! Now that we can add plugins easier, we will be adding more often! If you have any suggestions, let us know! Better Social Integrations - Publish to Facebook and Twitter! Auto or manually publish to Facebook and Twitter! Every page, blog post and image gallery can be instantly shared to your

Late last week we finished and released a major series of upgrades and new features. If you haven't noticed yet some things might look a little different around the admin area. Not only has the toolbar at the top been improved and consolidated, but it is also responsive and works even better on an iPad, including... reordering your galleries. Try it out. It's pretty cool. An Upgraded WordPress and TONS of New Features! The biggest thing we did was upgrade everyone to the very latest version of WordPress, which brought tons of new features, just by itself. All upload windows now have a drag-n-drop target that allow you to drag files in bulk right from your computer. The new and improved admin toolbar and the responsive admin also came along for the ride. But we added and fixed a lot too. Here is a look at some of the new toys... Drag and