Changelog

Created on 15 September, 2022 • 6,373 views • 13 minutes read

Product updates from qrcodedynamic.com

Update 17.0.0 - 12 October, 2023


  • Launched the innovative PWA Plugin.
  • Introduced customization for HTTP status codes associated with short links.
  • Enabled the Cloaking URL feature for disguising short links.
  • Allowed the Cloaking URL feature to be toggled via individual plan settings.
  • Admins can now assign icons to custom pages, enhancing visual guidance.
  • Enhanced the affiliate system with adjustable tracking types and cookie tracking durations.
  • Established a dedicated API endpoint for domain management within the admin panel.
  • Set up an alert mechanism for ad blocker detection to ensure content visibility.
  • Introduced a system to lock content access until ad blocker deactivation.
  • Webhooks are now available in the admin panel for creating & updating domain events.
  • Admins can alter the website's main font directly from the control panel, allowing aesthetic consistency.
  • Included database table size metrics within the admin panel's statistics page.
  • Integrated a search widget within the Blogging system for efficient content navigation.
  • Enabled modification of the IP displayed on the Custom Domains page for users.
  • The admin panel now features a detailed page for tracking redeemed code statistics.
  • The admin panel now has a comprehensive view of user plan distribution.
  • Established a Blog RSS feed for content syndication and broader reach.
  • Integrated Microsoft social login for diversified access options.
  • Added canonical tags to public pages to strengthen SEO.
  • Admins can select a different OpenAI model for enhanced translation accuracy in the admin panel.
  • Extended content delivery network (CDN) settings through the Offload plugin.
  • Implemented customizable language flag display and sequence arrangements in the admin panel.
  • Enhanced the payment page with attention alerts in the title upon page exit.
  • Upgraded the visual interface of the statistics page in the admin panel.
  • Streamlined social share buttons across blog posts & custom pages, including a new share option for Telegram.
  • Updated ReCaptcha, PHPMailer, TwoFactorAuth, and Stripe dependencies to the latest versions for security and functionality.
  • Conducted various code refinements and optimizations throughout the product for increased efficiency.
  • Migrated LinkedIn login functionality to comply with LinkedIn's updated requirements.
  • Resolved a display issue with payment details in internal notifications.
  • Corrected the malfunctioning API User endpoint.
  • Addressed a rare glitch in PayPal recurring payments when business names were absent.
  • Fixed an inconsistency in the Discount update section within the admin panel.
  • Solved functionality problems with variable usage within the Broadcasts system in the admin panel.


Update 16.0.0 - 22 August, 2023



  • Admins can now adjust the length of the randomly generated short URLs directly from the admin panel.
  • Added an FAQ section to the homepage, controllable via the admin panel.
  • Underwent a comprehensive aesthetic overhaul, shifting from a black/gray scheme with sharp borders to a softer, purple theme with rounded edges.
  • The platform is now fully compatible with PHP 8.2.
  • Enhanced the visual appeal of the call-to-action widget on the index page.
  • Revitalized the presentation of the plans page for better clarity and user engagement.
  • The affiliate page has been refined for a more intuitive and attractive layout.
  • Optimized the visual layout of the thank-you page following plan payment, enhancing user experience.
  • Refined the appearance and functionality of the internal notifications widget.
  • Transitioned from FontAwesome 5 to the more extensive and versatile FontAwesome 6 icon library.
  • Addressed issues within the new editor for broadcasts, ensuring proper functionality of variables.
  • Corrected a flaw that restricted the creation of short URLs on certain language paths or product folder names.
  • Implemented various enhancements across the platform, improving the overall aesthetics and user interaction.


Update 15.0.0 - 10 August, 2023


  • The flexibility to customize your referral key is available.
  • Admins can enable or disable various blog system components, including the popular widget, views counter, categories widget, or the entire system.
  • Control over page system elements has been enhanced, allowing for the activation or deactivation of popular widgets, views, or the comprehensive system.
  • Implemented the toggle functionality for the testimonials section on the landing page through the admin panel.
  • Introduced an advanced block-type editor for crafting Pages and Blog articles.
  • A similar sophisticated block-type editor has been made available for the Broadcasting system.
  • Spintax support is now extended to Internal Notifications and Broadcasting, allowing for more dynamic message creation.
  • The language system has undergone an overhaul to enhance future updates, SEO, and the overall mechanism of switching languages.
  • Visual improvements have been made to the blog article and page creation/editing interface.
  • Email broadcasting has been enhanced, marking newsletters as mandatory system emails, which will not display an unsubscribe button.
  • Security measures in broadcasted emails have been amplified by including a user-specific phishing code.
  • Optimized caching mechanisms on several pages, leading to notable performance boosts.
  • Enhanced user experience for blog and page categories, especially when no content is available.
  • The language translation system now features error detection for potential inconsistencies when handling variables.
  • Simplified the referral URL structure, changing the referral key parameter from "?referral_key=" to "?ref=".
  • Resolved issues affecting the functionality of the internal notifications page.


Update 14.0.0 - 17 July, 2023


  • Introduced OpenAI API for automated translations in the admin panel's Languages section.
  • Launched a new internal notification framework for both users and administrators.
  • Enabled the broadcasting of internal notifications from admins to users.
  • Admin panel now allows full customization of the bootstrap theme colors.
  • The new feature tracks and displays statistics on broadcast link clicks and views on a dedicated broadcast statistics page.
  • Added the convenience of duplicating broadcasts with a single command.
  • Admins can enable or disable the entire API system directly through the admin panel.
  • Introduced informative tooltips over 'Create' buttons (e.g., Link create button), detailing usage and limits of the current plans.
  • New users now receive welcoming emails upon successful registration.
  • Enhanced invoicing options allow users to add custom notes and unveil a more professional invoice design.
  • Implemented a feature ensuring all requests are redirected through HTTPS.
  • Enhanced security with temporary account lockouts after multiple unsuccessful login, password reset, resend activation, or registration attempts.
  • Introduced LinkedIn integration, expanding social login options.
  • Admins can opt to make social login the exclusive registration method.
  • A new feature is allowing the option for a newsletter sign-up checkbox on the registration page.
  • Advanced broadcast filtering options include subscription status, plan, source, continent, and country.
  • Integrated caching for custom pages, blog content, and payment interfaces to improve loading times and efficiency.
  • Established caching for dashboard statistics, ensuring quick access to account analytics.
  • Rolled out sophisticated performance enhancements, significantly reducing server resource usage for cached pages and improving load times by up to 100x.
  • Refined homepage aesthetics and functionality, including an animated plan payment type selector.
  • Overhauled the account settings interface for better user experience.
  • Adding OS and Browser icons enhanced the visual appeal and intuitiveness of link statistics pages.
  • Admin dashboard improvements include a live counter for online users.
  • Upgraded chart aesthetics, responsiveness, and animations across platforms.
  • Addressed a specific bug affecting phone numbers within the QR code API's vCard field.


Update 13.0.0 - 16 April, 2023


  • Introduced the Broadcasts system, streamlining the sending of mass emails to users.
  • Added new QR code designs: Heart and Diamond styles.
  • Expanded QR code customization with additional inner eye/outer eye designs: Diamond, Flower, Leaf, Circle, Rounded.
  • Integrated MercadoPago as a one-time payment option.
  • Admins can now limit the upload size for payment verification files in Offline Payment transactions.
  • Added functionality in the admin panel to specify the lead time for sending plan expiration reminders.
  • Enhanced the user navigation dropdown in the admin sidebar, featuring all account-related links.
  • Upgraded the codes section in the admin panel with advanced filtering for redeemed codes and associated payments.
  • The admin panel's taxes section now allows for more precise filtering of transactions based on the applied taxes.
  • Refined the appearance of code elements in documentation pages with a syntax highlighter.
  • Optimized the YooKassa payment solution to accommodate the 'receipt' parameter.
  • Updated the IP detection tracking system with the latest MaxMind City & Country databases.


Update 12.0.0 - 4 March, 2023


  • Introduced a 1-hour caching mechanism for landing page stats to enhance loading speeds.
  • Launched team and team member analytics, accessible via the admin panel.
  • Enabled user city and continent tracking, with data available in the admin panel.
  • Expanded admin panel analytics to include visual representations for Continents, Countries, and Devices.
  • Added a feature in the admin panel for easy plan duplication.
  • Extended the user logs to include city and continent tracking.
  • Improved page loading speeds by implementing caching for plan details.
  • Accelerated page responsiveness by enabling caching for additional domains.
  • Enhanced the User API Admin endpoint to include comprehensive user details.
  • Upgraded the Admin User View page, showcasing more extensive user information.
  • Refined the chart interface for better readability when numerous dates are selected.
  • Resolved the issue of the results_per_page parameter being ignored across all GET API endpoints.
  • Fixed the malfunctioning URL shortener link expiration feature.


Update 11.0.0 - 5 January, 2023


  • Revisit and update your plans to accommodate the configurations for additional domains.
  • New feature allowing the setting of Meta keywords specifically for blog posts.
  • The ability to assign Meta keywords to individual pages has been implemented.
  • Added a feature to easily switch the publishing status of blog posts on or off.
  • No, you can toggle the publishing status for specific pages.
  • Integration of the Snapchat pixel is now available.
  • Admin panel now includes options to export domain data in CSV, JSON, or PDF formats.
  • New functionality to control the visibility of the plans section on the homepage.
  • Introduced filters to sort all resources by the most recently updated.
  • The admin panel interface has been completely overhauled for better usability.
  • Redesigned the UI for the installation, documentation, and update procedures, making it consistent with the new admin panel aesthetic.
  • Updated the Pixels create/update pages, aligning them with the aesthetic of the entire product suite.
  • The Domains create/update pages have been redesigned to align with the overall product style.
  • Enhanced the Teams plugin, offering greater flexibility in customizing permission levels.
  • Revamped the custom domains feature; now select which domains are accessible plan-by-plan basis.
  • Improved user experience with URL redirection: Users are redirected back to the page they initially attempted to access after login.
  • Resolved a malfunction on the blog category page.
  • Fixed the issue in plans and invoice pages, ignoring custom settings for decimal and thousand separators.
  • Conducted various enhancements, code cleanups, and bug fixes throughout the system.


Update 10.0.0 - 19 November, 2022


  • Introduced the functionality for QR code duplication.
  • Established the integration of the Turnstile Cloudflare captcha mechanism.
  • Added a webhook for tracking Code Redeemed events directly from the admin interface.
  • New feature: Admins receive email alerts when a user account is deleted.
  • New auto-delete function for unconfirmed users, adjustable from the admin settings.
  • Enhanced color selection tool available for all color input types.
  • Optimized the language translation interface in the admin panel for increased clarity and performance.
  • Overall script and cron job efficiency improved by minimizing unnecessary database queries.
  • Expanded image upload options to include Webp format in relevant upload fields.
  • The upgraded theme switcher now automatically updates the logo during a switch.
  • For uniformity, blog category pages will now display a sidebar with various widgets.
  • Enhanced New Users Webhook by including the source data of user creation.
  • The New Payments Webhook has been upgraded to send plan expiration details.
  • Admins can now specify taxes with decimal values for more precise calculations.
  • Updates to upload fields now show the maximum file size permissible.
  • Compatibility is assured for installation and operation on PHP 8.1; users are encouraged to report any potential bugs.
  • Conducted numerous code refinements and enhancements across the platform.
  • Upgraded various external libraries to the most recent versions.
  • Resolved issues with email notifications not sending with default web host email settings.
  • Addressed an issue where Two-Factor Authentication login was malfunctioning.
  • Fixed the issue affecting the blog post's open graph image display.
  • Overhauled the Paddle integration to be compatible with the latest API updates.



Update 9.0.0 - 11 September, 2022

  • Reworked the admin panel user view page to see all the details available for a user account.
  • Implemented the ability to see the source of registration of an account (social, API, normal).
  • Implemented statistics latest entries page.
  • Blog posts featured image is now considered the opengraph image as well.
  • Improved all file input fields to better looking ones.
  • Improved the QR code reader to work better on different browsers.
  • Fixed 2FA login bug.
  • Fixed pixels creation & update issue.
  • Fixed statistics API issue.
  • Multiple other bugfixes, improvements and cleanups.


Update 8.1.0 - 14 July, 2022

  • Implemented new QR code styles: dot & round.
  • Implemented new payments webhook in the admin panel.
  • Custom domains can not be submitted twice now, if a custom domain is already approved.
  • Disabling the registration system will now remove the home page and the QR generation page links for the user to register.


Update 8.0.0 - 1 July, 2022

  • Implemented the new Blogging system.
  • Can be enabled/disabled from the admin panel.
  • All posts & categories are added to the sitemap.
  • Admin panel blog posts management page with filters, pagination & bulk deletion features.
  • Admin panel blog posts categories page with filters, pagination & bulk deletion features.
  • Good looking public blog page with recent posts, categories widget & popular posts widget.
  • Implemented the ability to filter, paginate & bulk delete the admin panel pages system.
  • Implemented the ability to filter, paginate & bulk delete the admin panel pages categories system.
  • Implemented the ability to check Cities statistics per link without the need to Click on a particular country.
  • Implemented Amount field for Crypto QR code generation.
  • Implemented Sensitive Content warning for URLs option.
  • Implemented the ability to enable/disable the QR code reader from the admin panel.
  • Implemented Links API for Creation and Updating links.
  • Implemented Teams API for managing everything Teams system related.
  • Reworked the Paddle implementation to work with the new API changes.
  • Reworked the Affiliate system earnings percentages. Now you can set the percentage on a per-plan basis.
  • Reworked the login screen when using two factor authentication for a cleaner look.
  • Reworked the Affiliate system referral URL to work on any kind of internal URL.
  • Refactored a lot of code, resulting in less translation strings for common recurring words.
  • Refactored all deletion modals for consistency purposes, resulting in less code and less translations.
  • Now blacklisted domains will also take into consideration IP domains.
  • Fixed QR codes download not working when the name contains symbols.
  • Fixed QR code stored images not being removed in certain cases when QR code is deleted.


Update 7.0.0 - 3 May, 2022

The logo, favicon & opengraph of the site will have to be re-added after the update due to an upgrade to the related handling system.

  • Implemented QR code reader new feature.
  • Implemented the ability to enable/disable auto language detection via the admin panel.
  • Implemented the ability to set a different logo base on the theme style (dark or light).
  • Implemented the ability to set a different logo for emails.
  • Implemented the ability to reset link statistics.
  • Implemented RTL support for emails & improved the email templates looks.
  • Implemented the ability to create multi-language pages from the admin panel.
  • Implemented an anti-phishing system code for emails sent out to users by the system.
  • Implemented the TikTok pixel in the Pixels system.
  • Contact form, you can now reply-to via your email client directly via the sent email.
  • Resend activation page will now be disabled if the email confirmation setting is disabled.
  • Reworked and improved the Sitemap to include more pages, dynamically.
  • Improved the pages resources center UI & fixed small bugs.
  • Reworked and improved the language & dark mode switcher.
  • Fixed Mollie annual payments not processing correctly.
  • Fixed reset password not working for some particular emails & not logging the user in after the password change.
  • Fixed bug when logging in with a custom language set, yet the user has another language to his account.
  • Fixed admin impersonation of user logout not working properly.


Update 6.0.0 - 29 March, 2022

  • Implemented cookie consent logging feature to store proof of given consent.
  • Implemented cookie consent logging export to CSV.
  • Implemented cookie consent settings link in the footer, so that people can change their given consent at all times.
  • Implemented the ability to generate discount/redeemable codes in bulk via the admin panel.
  • Implemented new dedicated code redeeming page.
  • Implemented Paddle payment gateway for one-time payments.
  • All user sessions will be logged out if the account changes password (security improvement).
  • Fixed language preference not persisting when doing certain actions while logged in.
  • Fixed language preference of a user being reset when re-logging in.


Update 5.0.0 - 4 March, 2022

  • Implemented Cookie Consent functionality, highly configurable via the admin panel and translation system.
  • Implemented Discord login functionality, configurable via the admin panel.
  • Fixed payment generation issue in some special cases for a few payment gateways.
  • Multiple visual & functional improvements, bugfixes.



Initial release - 10 December, 2020