Veen for WordPress

Minimal & Lightweight Blog for WordPress

v2.5.0 - September 17, 2022

Summary: Features and Improvements

Fixed Subcategory articles counter (archives) do not work properly.

Fixed Incorrect height for Google Auto Asense banners on mobile devices.

Fixed Some notices on PHP 8.

Fixed Lightbox 403 forbidden error on very specific server configurations (Nginx + htaccess combination).

Fixed Very specific error with Amazon Lightsail server, theme options panel assets not rendered properly.

Improved Now some widgets banners will not appear on AMP pages (to prevent AMP script validation errors).  

Improved Admin Welcome page.

Added New section with related themes on EstudioPatagon -> Our themes.

Added New option to increase/reduce Related Articles on Theme options -> Blog -> Single Post Content.

Added New option for logo width on Mobile. Theme options -> header -> image type.

Added New option to display tagline below logo (only for classic header). Theme options -> header.

Added Github Social Profile for header and also as widget option.

Added New Advertising option (between X paragraphs). Theme options -> advertising -> single post section.

Added New option to disable Preloader/Loading status on Theme options -> header.

v2.3.1 - June 22, 2022

Summary: Fixes and Improvements

Fixed Incorrect Lightbox Animation for latest versions of Google Chrome.

Fixed Custom Home page fields (module creator) do not appear at the first rendering when selecting "Home" as template.

Fixed Lightbox for Images not grouping properly in WP 5.8 - 6.x.

Fixed Some custom Google Fonts (with complex names) not rendered properly.

Fixed AMP archives pages not working.

Improved EP legacy widgets preview is always disabled (this apply for WP 5.8 and greater).

Improved Tested Theme compatibility up to WP 6.0

Improved Tested Theme compatibility up to PHP 8.1.4

Added Compatibility for other image extensions on our theme Lightbox (Gallery).

v2.3.0 - October 25, 2021

Summary: Fixes and Improvements

Fixed Incorrect color for search menu icon when Minimalist Header is selected.

Fixed PHP warning from post thumbs widget.

Fixed Order by days not working on post thumbs widget.

Fixed Incorrect alignment of Gallery Block on Gutenberg editor.

Fixed Javascript error when Theme Optimization is "OFF".

Fixed Icon shortcode size not applied properly.

Improved Breadcrumb HTML.

Improved Core Framework.

Improved Tested Theme compatibility up to WP 5.8

Added Turkish Language.

Added Legacy Search box widget (only for customers who are using WP 5.8 and want the old search box style).

Added New option "offset" for articles modules (grid, sidebar, classic).

v2.2.0 - May 3, 2021

Summary: Fixes and Improvements

Fixed Custom Embed not working for Video Posts.

Fixed AMP Validation error.

Fixed Mobile Logo Font Size not working on sticky logo (mobile devices).

Fixed Incorrect Avatar on About me Widget.

Fixed Custom Sidebar not displayed if Article sidebar is empty.

Fixed Incorrect alignment of Quotes Block on Gutenberg editor.

Fixed Incorrect color for CF7 success message.

Fixed Share Post on Linkedin always display homepage instead of Post url.

Improved Core Framework

Improved Sticky posts will no longer appear on widgets, this will prevent incorrect amount of posts.

Improved Now views counter uses ajax, this will improve the counting for heavy cache plugins.

Improved CLS warning for Logo image on Google insight reports.

Added New field custom script on <body>, on Theme options -> adv settings.

Added New filter "last X days" for Recent post widget.

Added "Order by" filter to Posts by Category widget.

Added Rank Math breadcrumb compatibility.

v2.1.4 - December 17, 2020

Summary: Important Fix

Fixed Pagination not working on Grid Posts style (bug from v2.1.3).

Improved Javascript compability for future releases (WP 5.7) of jQuery

v2.1.3 - December 14, 2020

Summary: Important Fixes

Fixed Shortcodes Generator not working on WP 5.6

Fixed Pagination not working properly on AMP pages (page nº 2 and greater was not redirected properly if custom home is being used), this issue is only related to AMP plugin v2.0 and greater.

Fixed Advertising module (on custom home page) was escaping custom codes (scripts or iframes), so they were not working properly.

Fixed Admin Post image (thumbnail) disappears on latest version of WordPress.

Fixed Incorrect image size if Fullcover style is selected on Theme options (as global), this generate some blurriness on the single post featured image.

Fixed Widget Gallery not working properly.

Fixed Incorrect image size on Grid Posts for Archives pages (category, tags or author).

Added Breadcrumb support for Yoast SEO and NavXT plugins, the new option can be enabled on Theme options -> Blog -> global options.

Added Sticky Header option for mobile on Theme Options -> Header.

 

v2.1.2 - October 25, 2020

Summary: Fixes and Improvements

Fixed Recent Tweets widget not working.

Fixed Shortcodes not working on Footer Copyright section.

Fixed Incorrect margin on Safari mobile if Footer has custom background color.

Fixed Meta container appears even if all meta data is disabled (views, comments, etc) on Single Post image.

Removed Prefetch optimization option, it was generating some issues with Disqus comments and also is not generating enough speed benefits like Preload option.

Improved Now shortcodes works inside EP Tabs container.

Added HTML 5 validation for email field on comments section.

Added New Autoplay option for Post Slider module.

v2.1.1 - September 8, 2020

Summary: Fixes and Improvements

Fixed Author avatar (about me widget) do not appear on AMP pages.

Fixed Disable single post featured image was disabling featured images on widgets (which was not intended).

Fixed Some icons do not appear on customizer.

Fixed Warning from Header logo.

Fixed Disable default theme google fonts option not working.

Fixed Gallery format Incorrect height on mobile devices.

Fixed When selecting "Resize for smaller devices" + "aligncenter" to embeds, the element disappears (youtube, vimeo, etc).

Fixed Incorrect height for custom embed on mobile devices (it was fully replaced with responsive embeds).

Fixed moz-document warning on AMP plugin 2.1.

Improved Dot size for text logo on mobile devices (now is smaller).

Improved Show comments toggle animation.

Improved Gutenberg gallery captions layout.

Improved Sticky header when resized.

Added Unique ID to all home modules and for other stories and related posts (single content), so they can be linked with custom anchors.

v2.1.0 - August 20, 2020

Summary: Fixes and Improvements

Fixed Posts ordered by views filter not working properly (this is a progressive fix and every time a post is visited is fixed automatically).

Fixed Update core plugin notification do not appear when using Veen child theme.

Fixed Incorrect border color for blockquote from Styling options.

Fixed Double title if no featured image is assigned but optimized image is added to posts.

Fixed Custom Color not applied properly to bold links.

Fixed Meta container appears even if all meta data is disabled (views, comments, etc).

Improved Gravatar cache policies warning.

Improved Now if Lazy load is enabled, it will be applied to Gravatar (comments section).

Improved 4 columns grid layout on devices below 1200px

Improved How update Core plugin notification appear.

Improved Versioning of assets when using Veen Child Theme.

Improved How SCSS files are generated (developer friendly).

Improved How lightbox is applied to Gutenberg Galleries.

Improved Now Gutenberg Galleries and Single Gutenberg image will display caption on Lightbox.

Improved Latest tweets widget, now the amount of tweets is more accurated.

Improved Tested Theme compatibility up to WP 5.5

Improved If no menu is assigned to header, the mobile menu icon will not appear.

Added New option to exclude replies on Latest Tweets widget.

Added * New option to move the titles below images on Theme options -> blog -> global options.

Added TikTok to social profiles.

Added Email to social profiles.

v2.0.2 - July 18, 2020

Summary: Important Fix

Fixed Important bug with code sanitization on Theme options (from v2.0.0), some <script> are escaped and do not work properly. This bug only affect Theme Options section, if customers paste <scripts> into Customizer they will work as expected.

Added Update notification for Core plugin, some customers do not see the update button, this will ensure all is up to date.

v2.0.1 - July 15, 2020

Summary: Hotfixes

Fixed Lazy Embeds (iframes) are marked as insecure on Microsoft Edge browser.

Improved Now Prefetch CSS method will use a fallback for old or incompatible browsers (Safari).

v2.0.0 - July 14, 2020

Summary: Big Update: Core Web Vital (CWB) and features.

TTI: Time to interactive.

LCP: Largest Contentful Paint

Fixed Disqus console error if comments are not open.

Fixed Sticky logo not displayed when 2 different logos are uploaded.

Fixed Archives incorrect alignment when Minimalist header is selected.

Fixed Secondary Color not applied to Blockquotes.

Fixed Dropcap incorrect Font family (when custom font family is selected).

Fixed Font Weight not applied on sidebar and footer titles (when custom font family is selected).

Fixed When title max length is assigned, sometimes missing character appears on Japanese language.

Fixed Incorrect alignment for page sidebar on mobile devices.

Fixed Incorrect title alignment on Fullwidth page template.

Fixed Header height overlap when entering in Fullscreen mode events, for example: Youtube.

Fixed Incorrect Featured Category for Slider module when demo content is imported.

Fixed Incorrect alignment for videos on AMP pages.

Fixed False/Positive for videos on Edge browser (not loading due a block of smart screen).

Fixed Incorrect color for header social buttons.

Fixed Incorrect color on hover for search button.

Fixed Align center not applied on images with links.

Fixed Featured image not listed on wp-admin -> all posts.

Fixed * Some fields listed on Theme Options do not appear on Customizer.

Improved * Now licenses can be reactivated on reinstallations.

Improved * Updated Theme Options Framework, now search options will work as expected.

Improved * Now all options inside customizer has the same order from the Theme Options section.

Improved Now fonts icons are loaded in a separated file, to reduce the load of other critical CSS.

Improved Removed transparent option from certain colors that shouldn't be transparent on Theme Options.

Improved Validation of transparent and rgba colors on Theme Options.

Improved Now Firefox will use a simplified effect for titles.

Improved Mask image size for main titles effect.

Improved Lazy load detect on single post content.

Improved Custom Scripts on Footer are fully removed in AMP pages to prevent JS errors (New AMP custom code will replace this functionality).

Improved Automatic paragraphs on text editor module.

Improved Reduced main container width on Notebooks (1366px and less), this will prevent sticky share incorrect layout and some other floating elements.

Improved Sticky logo max width to unlimited instead of 174px.

Improved Reading time for Cyrillic languages.

Improved If max title length is assigned and the title is less than the limit, the "..." (dots) will not appear if not needed.

Improved Now subscribe form will open a new window, this will reduce bounce rate.

Improved Share buttons URL to Permalink

Improved Reading time on search results (some pages do not need reading time).

Improved Accessibility titles inside single post.

Improved Several changes to improve LCP on Articles list.

Improved Several changes to improve LCP on Single Post Content.

Improved Now Code Prettify (prism) will be loaded only if needed on every page.

Improved Pasive listener warning for CWB.

Improved Now functions/sidebars.php, post-formats.php and theme-functions.php can be used inside the child theme, to override any function of these files.

Added Rel noopener and nofollow to several external links (social) and share buttons.

Added New option to select the words per minutes for reading time.

Added Custom Code for AMP pages, this will allow add Analytics codes and others.

Added New option to disable featured image on all single post (theme options -> blog -> single post content).

Added Now title can be disabled on Fullwidth page template.

Added New option to select the Author's page layout (grid, classic, with sidebar, etc) on theme options -> blog -> layouts.

Added New option to change mobile body font size, and mobile single post font size.

Added * Fallback license validation method for those FTP who don't allow edit/create files.

Added * AMP Compatibility for all Pages (categories, tags, search results, 404 and author).

Added * New optimization section (advanced settings).

Added New option to select theme font icons method (standard, javascript or in footer), this will improve TTI and reduce a little the LCP from CWB.

Added New option to add a delay to the font icons load (only available for Javascript method).

Added New option on Optimization -> adv settings, now low priority CSS can use Prefetch, Preload or Standard methods.

Added New optimization option, now Async scripts can be removed automatically from the source code.

v1.2.3 - May 5, 2020

Summary: Hotfixes

Fixed PHP Error when the theme is changed and Veen functions plugin is still active.

Fixed Author Position warning.

Fixed Author Avatar not displayed consistently if optimized Avatar is uploaded.

Improved Image quality for Fullcover posts and some text changes for recommended sizes (for old customers it is highly recommended to install Regenerate Thumbnails plugin).

v1.2.0 - April 26, 2020

Summary: Improvements

Fixed Warning when main effect is empty from Theme Options panel.

Fixed Meta tag title when using a Front Page.

Fixed Subscribe custom background color not applied.

Fixed Warning when author position is empty.

Improved Added description on tag archives page.

Improved Sticky header, now menu items will always aligned to the middle (in case of large logos).

Improved Slider caption background color (when a different body background color is selected).

Improved Posts Carousel Lazy Load, now it will not be showed as a warning on GTMetrix.

Added Font size for Text Logo (desktop & mobile) in case of using large texts as logo (Theme Options -> Header).

v1.1.0 - April 19, 2020

Summary: Fixes and Improvements

Fixed Double title on Video post format on classic posts.

Fixed Double title on Audio post format when no soundcloud url is assigned (classic and grid posts).

Fixed Some missing translation strings.

Fixed Submenu arrows not working on IOS 6+ on Safari browser.

Fixed Incorrect Typography assigned to some elements, when custom typo is selected.

Improved Input fields font sizes to (16px), this will disable Auto Zoom In on IOS mobile devices.

Improved Code organization on Veen Functions plugin.

Improved Main translation file config (veen.pot).

Improved Title length on Classic Post style (single).

Improved Author box width when the description is too short.

Improved Border width on main titles.

Added New Theme Options section "Main Effect", with some extra options in case custom fonts are selected.

Added Missing translation strings to Spanish.

Added French Language, special thanks to Tractebel customer.

Added Close button to search lightbox just to improve usability (desktop and mobile).