Changelog

Forgoing sex so we can improve your FetLife experience…

\Friday, January 27, 2012
  • Delete User version 1 - Delete queue
\Tuesday, January 24, 2012
  • Updated team page.
\Monday, January 23, 2012
  • Removed SOPA/PIPA protest pic on front page as well as notice bar.
\Thursday, January 19, 2012
  • Fixed spelling mistake on Email Notifications page. Thanks @greeter.
  • Starting to roll out Kinky Chat (IM)
\Tuesday, January 17, 2012
  • Added a teaser to KinkyTease on our home page.
  • Fixed discrepancy on our 500 page. Thanks @GoodGracie
  • Updated team page.
\Thursday, January 12, 2012
  • Since we already embed pics on the writing page... we started to embed them on the list of your writings page.
  • Fixed a spacing problem when FetLife pics were embedded in writing.
\Friday, December 30, 2011
  • Fixed an issue where friendship-related notification emails weren't being sent.
\Thursday, December 15, 2011
  • Fixed HTML code for 200x200 We Heart FetLife badge.
  • Fixed link to TOU in groups#new.
  • Embed FetLife pic in Writing.
\Sunday, December 11, 2011
  • Launched Kinky Chat (IM) into alpha.
  • Allow people to comment and love more in a fixed amount of time.
\Wednesday, December 07, 2011
  • Removed the ability to easily tweet about an event from the event page.
\Monday, December 05, 2011
  • Fixed bug with Dress Code not appearing in events.
\Friday, December 02, 2011
  • Fixed spacing in event info box.
  • Cleaned up spacing on events all page.
  • Replaced the Twitter widget with a Twitter link in the event section.
\Thursday, December 01, 2011
  • Make it easy for someone to report an event.
  • Allow people to be able to toggle between short and long event descriptions.
  • Allow people to promote an event on Twitter.
  • Display your friends going to an event seperately.
  • Improved the design of an event page.
  • Published updated Bathroom Material.
\Tuesday, November 29, 2011
  • Removed Discover card as an option to support FetLife. Discover does not do adult. :-(
\Wednesday, November 16, 2011
  • Started to promote KinkyTease with a top bar (that can be closed).
  • Fixed missing css page for error pages.
\Thursday, November 10, 2011
  • Changed links on home/v4 K&P stuff to go directly to content.
  • Added the love count to video thumbnails on user profile.
\Wednesday, November 02, 2011
  • Fixed potential security problem with session cookies.
  • Reduced amount of ads on on group and event page from 3 to 1.
  • Fixed grammer on login page. Thanks @degradesire
\Thursday, October 27, 2011
  • Fixed group name clashing bug.
  • Tweaked "remember me" when logging in.
\Tuesday, October 25, 2011
  • Upgrade the processors on all our app servers.
\Saturday, October 22, 2011
  • Fix uploading of video problem.
  • Fixed new video and discussion activity feed stories on user's profile.
  • Fixed problem with /writing.
  • Updated to a newer version version of Rails.
  • Updated to latest version of Ruby.
  • Adding and editing events fixed.
\Thursday, October 20, 2011
  • Drastically improved the performance of Kinky&Popular.
\Wednesday, October 19, 2011
  • Made it easier for a caretaker to delete a group for a group owner.
  • Fixed problem with quotes and new writing story on the mini-feed.
  • Fixed reply to for status updates on the @ page.
  • Fixed problem with punctuations used in new fetishes.
  • Added bit about FetLife being 100% SSL on front page.
\Monday, October 17, 2011
  • Optimize the trend service. Cut time to load by 75%.
  • Purge images quicker from CDN on delete.
\Friday, October 14, 2011
  • Added latest Kinky&Popular vids to home/v4.
\Thursday, October 13, 2011
  • Added the ability for anyone to easily report a profile directly from the profile. No more emails.
  • Auto-embed videos in group posts.
\Wednesday, October 12, 2011
  • Fixed problem that occurs when two people friend each other at the same.
  • Added confirmation before removing a relationship.
  • Added AlertPay as a payment option for Bank Transfers.
  • Fixed some problems with some emails not being delivered.
  • Fix bugs in email in picture feature.
  • Auto-embed videos in user's writing.
\Saturday, October 08, 2011
  • Ported over help section to new system.
\Friday, October 07, 2011
  • Added nickname (not just URL) of person being reported to in-app-reports.
  • Fixed links in backend trending reports.
  • Remove a relationship you are in from a user's profile.
\Wednesday, October 05, 2011
  • Sprited a bunch of icons to help improve with page load time.
\Tuesday, October 04, 2011
  • Fixed Picto bug on FF.
  • Added comment and likes count to writing story in K&P.
\Wednesday, September 28, 2011
  • Fixed display bug when you hover over an avatar next to comments.
  • Fixed bugs with banning user directly from comments in groups.
\Tuesday, September 27, 2011
  • Ban user from group directly from their comment. Even if they've left group.
\Friday, September 23, 2011
  • Fixed bug, you can no longer doubly block someone.
\Thursday, September 22, 2011
  • Re-designs writing index page on user profile to match writing show.
  • Updated the design of a writing page just a bit. Removed box.
  • Opened up nickname changes to everyone.
  • Added story to activity feed for when you change your nickname.
\Wednesday, September 21, 2011
  • Fixed a couple references to Protose. Changed to BitLove.
  • Remove 'Write on Wall' link when you reject a friend request.
  • Updated sub-header on user profile. Added counts. Made more consistent.
\Tuesday, September 20, 2011
  • Changed length limits from 3-18 to 2-16 for nickname changes.
  • Fixed validation on nickname changes.
  • Automated nickname changes.
\Wednesday, September 14, 2011
  • Display mutual friends on profile and friends page.
\Monday, September 12, 2011
  • Put an additional check on sign-up to prevent spammers.
\Friday, September 09, 2011
  • Fixed display of member count on front page. A million fucks shit up ya dig!
\Thursday, September 08, 2011
  • Re-design of writing show page.
  • Created a contact us page.Visa requirement.
\Wednesday, September 07, 2011
  • Uncheck checkbox by default on sign-up. Visa regulation.
\Tuesday, August 23, 2011
  • Emailing in a picture will now set it as your avatar if you do not have an avatar and the picture is not private.
\Wednesday, August 17, 2011
  • Fixed our SSL termination infrastructure. It doesn't die every minute anymore.
  • 100% of users are now browsing over https (SSL).
\Wednesday, August 10, 2011
  • Launched BitLove.co
\Friday, August 05, 2011
  • Made changes to footer and support page to appease the CC gods. Ugh...
  • Made it so that we return a 503 when the maintenance page is up.
\Thursday, August 04, 2011
  • Fixed a loophole that was allowing people to circumvent blocks in some situations.
\Wednesday, August 03, 2011
  • Rolled out loves for videos.
  • Rewrote start conversation to be simpler and work properly everywhere.
\Tuesday, August 02, 2011
  • Made the naming of Kinky&Popular more consistent.
  • Fixed a bit the inbox in IE7. More bareable.
\Monday, August 01, 2011
  • Fixed a problem with the "3 new updates" bar on the inbox.
\Friday, July 29, 2011
  • Fixed some spacing issues in the new inbox.
  • Fix Kinky & Popular page.
  • Prioritize requests on the home feed. This should help users with slow connections.
\Thursday, July 28, 2011
  • Added the formatting preview and guidelines link to the new inbox.
  • Added keyboard shortcuts to the new inbox.
\Tuesday, July 26, 2011
  • Fixed the inbox loading issues on IE7.
  • Added polling for new messages to the new inbox.
\Monday, July 25, 2011
  • iPad/iPhone keyboard no longer pops up when you click "back to inbox".
  • Events are now "already occurred" a couple of days after their end date to account for time zones.
\Friday, July 22, 2011
  • Got rid of annoying fine line above friend request icon & adjusted size.
  • Fixed a bunch of spacing issues throughout the site.
  • Fix "view all loves" on hover display bug on picture page.
\Thursday, July 21, 2011
  • Fix older Internet Explorer crashing when RSVPing for an event.
  • Fix an activity feed bug causing fetish updates to have incorrect wording.
  • Fix "no requests" box coming up on friendship requests page after accepting all friends.
\Wednesday, July 20, 2011
  • Fixed a bug where new group post stories weren't getting delivered to customized feeds.
  • Fixed spelling mistake.
  • Fixed footer on error pages.
\Wednesday, July 13, 2011
  • Rollout new version of Inbox to beta group.
  • Updated the about us section.
  • Added blockquote formatting to the new inbox.
  • Changed all references of Protose Inc. to BitLove Inc... we are BitLove now!
  • Corrected grammar in video comment story.. it's not video's but videos.
\Monday, July 11, 2011
  • Hopefully fix video playback for IE9 users.
\Friday, July 08, 2011
  • Send the author of a pic an email notification when the pic gets Kinky&Popular.
\Thursday, July 07, 2011
  • Fixed problems with Internet Explorer users in compatibility mode.
  • Made NCSF Drive more prominent on home page.
  • Turned off mobile login.
  • Clarified policy on RSO's in TOU.
  • Clarified limited license to content posted on FetLife.
  • Spelling correction on Friend Requests page "peek" -> "pique".
\Tuesday, July 05, 2011
  • Fix displaying timestamps on newer iOS/OSX browsers.
  • Re-added link to Facebook Fan page on our footer... friggn Facebook!
\Monday, July 04, 2011
  • Added promo on home page for the NCSF's membership drive.
\Wednesday, June 22, 2011
  • Added :hover and :active state to button style.
  • Added Google's +1 button to our footer… we are social media sluts!
  • Fixed spacing on home/v4 for when not leader of any groups.
\Tuesday, June 21, 2011
  • Improved a number of security practices (thanks to @maymay for reporting some of these issues).
  • Fixed the new stuff you love page in IE8.
\Thursday, June 16, 2011
  • Fixed a Javascript error for IE users when viewing videos.
\Wednesday, June 15, 2011
  • Added a button to view all loves on pictures that just have too much love.
  • Fixed the ability for Android and Chrome users to click on their unique email address for uploading pictures.
\Tuesday, June 14, 2011
  • Fixed 500 errors when browsing members pages of large groups.
  • Fixed weird variations of the FetLife domain showing up in email notifications.
\Monday, June 13, 2011
  • Made email picture upload token easier to read.
  • Improved copy of email picture upload error messages.
  • Fixed a bug with email picture upload that failed to identify some pictures correctly.
\Thursday, June 09, 2011
  • Began rolling out picture uploads via email.
  • Updated team page.
\Wednesday, June 08, 2011
  • Header count polling and title changing.
  • Fixed a stray link in the privacy policy.
\Sunday, June 05, 2011
  • Made the headers on the home page left nav consistent across pages.
  • Show a nice message when there's nothing on the new Stuff You Love page.
  • Show placeholder text correctly on Firefox 3.x browsers.
\Thursday, June 02, 2011
  • Updates Support FetLife page.
  • Fixed problem with backwards typing when commenting on status update. #IE
  • Fixed problem with comments to status updates repeating. #IE
  • Fixed doubling up problem on feed v4.
  • Don't show mute button on Kinky & Popular page.
  • Show a warning when less than a month remains on your support.
  • Make sure that homes v3 and v4 show all the same stories.
  • Add feed/gallery headings in the left nav.
\Wednesday, June 01, 2011
  • Fixed a bug with the gag button not being displayed consistently for supporters.
  • Improved consistency of search box in header.
\Tuesday, May 31, 2011
  • Migrated design of new header to older pages so FetLife's header is consistent throughout site.
  • Fixed search box so now you can see what you type.
  • Formatted some numbers with delimiters in stories. I like commas in my numbers. Might be missing some still though.
  • Improved performance of activity feed and pictures pages.
\Monday, May 30, 2011
  • Load recent Kinky & Popular pictures via ajax for faster page load.
\Thursday, May 26, 2011
  • Launch Kinky & Popular section.
  • Improve activity feed so you no longer see repeats when you have a busy feed.
\Monday, May 23, 2011
  • Explain to users what happens after you ungag a friend.
  • Rolled out new activity feed and homepage to everyone.
\Saturday, May 21, 2011
  • Whoops, did not realize that wall posts were not active on v4. Active now. #v4
\Friday, May 20, 2011
  • Made placeholder attribute work for browsers that do not support it. #IE #v4
  • Fix time on stories for IE users. #IE #v4
  • Fix design of status updates for IE users. #IE #v4
\Thursday, May 19, 2011
  • Fixed new video story. Carried design tweaks over from picture story. #v4
  • Fixed RSVP story. Now properly shows either going or maybe going. #v4
  • Fixed comment on writing story. Show the right people's names. #v4
  • Fixed sub nav menu formatting uglyness. #IE #v4
  • Got rid of horizontal scrolling on FF3.6 and older. #Firefox
  • Display comment count on new video story, like we do for pictures. #v4
  • Remove select styling for now since it does not behave well in every browser. #v4
  • For status update, changed threshold for turning yellow from 15 to 30 characters. #v4
  • When you hover over a pic commented on you see the comment. #v4
  • Remember what version of the feed user is using, even after browser close. #v4
  • No longer be able to mute yourself. #v4
  • Display amount of unseen discussions in the pulldown menu. #v4
  • Fixed muting. #v4
  • Set shorter timeout for loading activity feed. #v4
  • Be able to delete your status update directly from the feed. #v4
  • Tweaked design of new discussion story. #v4
\Wednesday, May 18, 2011
  • Launched design of new activity feed.
  • Launched ability to mute a user.
  • Launched ability to customize your feed.
  • Launched continuos perving on feed.
\Saturday, May 07, 2011
  • Removed link to FetLife's Facebook fan page in footer.
\Friday, May 06, 2011
  • Allow users to comment more on pics and vids before they reach spam filter.
\Thursday, May 05, 2011
  • Fixed privacy on status updates.
  • Added another application server to our cluster... should help with latency.
\Monday, May 02, 2011
  • Fixed Javascript for dropdown on ats page.
\Tuesday, April 26, 2011
  • Fixed bug when unfriending person, now all previous stories are removed from activity feed.
\Monday, April 25, 2011
  • Put all front page pics back into rotation again.
  • Improved the alt and title attributes on FetLife's header.
\Friday, April 22, 2011
  • Allow users to friend more before running into jerkface filter.
  • Improve validation on date of birth and fetishes.
  • Remove "browse videos" and "browser pictures" links on user profile when nothing to browse.
  • Fix how gifting support looks on payment page in user settings.
\Friday, April 15, 2011
  • When a friend request is accepted, we now add the last few stories by that friend to your feed.
  • Add new discussions from your groups to your home page feed.
\Thursday, April 14, 2011
  • Updated charset in header to appease the HTML validator.
  • Updated global search box to appease the HTML validator by removing Safari specific attributes.
  • Display @ link in header to everyone.
\Wednesday, April 13, 2011
  • Added link to friends list to the pulldown menu in FetLife's header.
  • Start rolling out continuos perving to everyone.
\Monday, April 11, 2011
  • Fixed problem when user deletes their profile causing problems with loves.
  • Made it easier for caretakers to upload pics for mobile users.
  • Added 2257 exempt statement to FetLife.
\Friday, April 08, 2011
  • When you defriend (or block) somebody, their activity will now disappear from your feed.
\Thursday, April 07, 2011
  • Fixed orientation problem with pics taken by an iPhone and similar devices.
  • Fixed continuos perv so it is on by default.
  • Fixed on love html bug. Avatars now wrap better on love.
\Wednesday, April 06, 2011
  • Launched “@ You” feature into beta.
\Tuesday, April 05, 2011
  • Fixed problem with AdBlock and FetLife's new header.
\Monday, April 04, 2011
  • Implement fallback for new header for browsers that don't support font-face.
\Friday, April 01, 2011
  • Display love in activity feed on user profile.
  • Display comment to status update in activity feed on user profile.
\Wednesday, March 23, 2011
  • Fixed bug with archiving and deleting conversations related to new unread messages.
  • Disabled mobile everything for Blackberry based devices… issue with login.
\Friday, March 18, 2011
  • Disabled mobile everything for Android based devices… too many weird issues.
\Thursday, March 17, 2011
  • Deployed mobile version of login and retrieve login info.
\Tuesday, March 15, 2011
  • Fixed bugs with Android, Blackberry 6 and WebOS based browsers.
  • Re-activated FetLife Mobile Home page for Android 2.2+, Blackberry6 and WebOS 2.
\Saturday, March 12, 2011
  • Added two new pictures to our front page.
\Monday, March 07, 2011
  • Fixed spelling mistake in encoding failed email being sent out.
  • Fixed spelling mistake in crossposting warning message.
  • Added Zombaio to TOU section 7.
\Friday, March 04, 2011
  • Only show mobile version to iOS based devices until we can test other devices.
\Thursday, March 03, 2011
  • Modified Spam Filter's algorithm to be friendlier to event organizers.
  • Exclude group leader(s) from the spam filter.
  • Improved mobile OS detection so only compatible devices get mobile version of FL.
\Wednesday, March 02, 2011
  • Deployed mobile version of home page.
\Tuesday, March 01, 2011
  • Fixed link to Zombaio on support page.
  • Added the ability to unarchive conversations.
\Monday, February 28, 2011
  • Updated our mailing address.
  • Installed a spam filter to be used on group discussions.
  • Added delete conversation feature to our inbox.
\Friday, February 25, 2011
  • Added Zombaio to our Privacy Policy.
\Friday, February 18, 2011
  • Stop limiting the number of loves being displayed for pictures (used to be limited to 24).
\Thursday, February 17, 2011
  • Updated stats on ads page.
  • Added Zombaio as a payment option.
\Tuesday, February 08, 2011
  • Increased total number of greeters from 55 to 60.
  • Supporters weren't seeing their longer activity feeds. Now they are.
  • Added kinky snowboarding picture to our front page. It's winter after all!
\Monday, February 07, 2011
  • Enabled a mobile version for new videos.
\Monday, January 31, 2011
  • Fixed a bug when displaying conversations with no subject.
\Wednesday, January 26, 2011
  • Increased the amount of history in supporters' timelines by 4x.
\Tuesday, January 25, 2011
  • Removed ButterScotch interview because it was no longer available.
\Monday, January 24, 2011
  • A bunch of performance improvements! Average latency improved from 160ms to 130ms.
\Tuesday, January 18, 2011
  • Updated our mailing address. Changed it from Montreal to Vancouver. FetLife HQ is moving!
\Thursday, January 13, 2011
  • Launched video privacy.
\Thursday, January 06, 2011
  • Launched HTML5 video so you can now perv on your iOS device.
\Tuesday, January 04, 2011
  • Fixed broken “Front Page Picture” link in footer.
\Thursday, December 23, 2010
  • Launched Continuous Perving for videos.
\Monday, December 20, 2010
  • Launched in-app reporting of videos.
  • Fixed incorrect UI behavior when deleting a status update.
  • Fixed the ability to delete someone else's comment on your own status update.
\Thursday, December 16, 2010
  • Rolling out the ability for non-beta testers to see likes on pictures.
  • Fixed a problem related to videos and blocking users.
  • Added modifier key (u) for u/v/p keyboard shortcuts. e.g. press uu to go to the user profile.
\Wednesday, December 15, 2010
  • Launched our 2010 Kinky Santa campaign. Ho ho, ho?
  • Fixed a bug which sometimes caused the wrong tab to be highlighted on the Fetishes page.
\Tuesday, December 14, 2010
  • Launched in-app reporting of comments made on pictures and videos.
\Monday, December 13, 2010
  • Fixed an error when visiting the "Login Issues" help page while logged out.
  • Fixed a bug that sometimes redirected to the wrong group post after leaving a response.
  • Changed copy on footer to “Become a fan on Facebook”… from of Facebook.
\Thursday, December 09, 2010
  • Fixed a bug on the Stuff You Love page where profile links were broken.
  • Changed division on Stuff You Love page from weekly to daily.
  • Rewrote the javascript for the Stuff You Love page to fix some bugs.
  • Added DMCA take down to in-app picture reporting.
\Wednesday, December 08, 2010
  • Added Jake and Seattle to our team page & changed rollover.
  • Launched Changelog.
  • Fixed toggling on and off of continuous perving in IE.
  • Relaxed rate limiting on picture and video comments.
\Tuesday, December 07, 2010
  • Added additional keyboard shortcuts: U, P and V.
  • Fixed links on empty “Stuff You Love” page.
  • Fixed the shortcut keys activating in search box.
  • Fixed display issue with number of loves in IE.
  • Fixed the ability to change avatar in IE.
  • Fixed the ability to change picture privacy in IE.
\Monday, December 06, 2010
  • Added length of video under VID411 section.
  • Fixed doubling of CSS file size on deploy.
  • Fixed rendering of people who love a picture.
  • Fixed rendering of view all ads page.
  • Launched basic keyboard shortcuts for the picture & video section.
\Friday, December 03, 2010
  • Launched Loves and the “Stuff You Love” section.

Started on Friday, December 3rd, 2010.

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