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  • Global configuration

    20 Jan 2022

    This release brings support for separate global configuration files across all supported SSGs, see the migration guide to separate your SSG configuration from your CloudCannon global configuration. A number of other general features and fixes are also included.


    • CloudCannon-specific global configuration files across all SSGs
    • Improved post processing and compression build steps
    • New sort and sort_options collection configuration keys for better control over sorting
    • form elements with the cms-no-rewrite class no longer get encrypted or processed during a build


    • Fix initial folder when selecting existing files in file inputs with custom paths
    • Resolve potential failed re-authentication flow in editor
    • Prevent unnecessary clones when source syncing changes
    • Fix error when using certain editor link setups
    • Fix Hugo _index.html files not being editable in some situations
    • Fix SVG image previews in file inputs
    • Configuring collections for Eleventy sites no longer unsets the automatically discovered collections
  • General fixes

    13 Jan 2022

    This release includes various fixes and features, including support for MkDocs, an updated Hugo default version, and Hugo version management.


    • Support for MkDocs
    • Increase default Hugo version to 0.91.2
    • Add version management feature for Hugo
    • Improved screenshot accuracy
    • “Open with” context menu action for files
    • Dart SASS preinstalled for builds
    • Option to pass .git folder to build


    • Object input previews from arrays with only numbers now display correctly
    • Object input previews from dates now display correctly
    • Inputs with non-string labels no longer prevent editor opening
    • Prevent data editor clearing content from some file types on save
  • This release brings the option to unlist specified data files from the site navigation. Also included are a number of minor features and bug fixes.


    • Added option to unlist data files from the site navigation
    • Tidied up mailers to align with the 2021 UI Improvements
    • Added support for Hugo publishDir config


    • Fixed layout of the Inbox navigation menu
    • Fixed issue exporting Inbox to CSV
    • Fixed default value for select type inputs when using allow_empty​​​​
    • Fixed issue uploading files on image inputs when using a custom upload directory
    • Default to use an existing branch when syncing a new site to a repository
    • Fixed issue refreshing the syncing logs when creating a new site using local files
    • Fixed wording around payment credits
    • Added full billing address to invoices
    • Fixed potential XSS vector
  • New editor panels

    09 Dec 2021

    This release adds an exciting new way to edit your sites in CloudCannon. Editor links in the Visual editor now open an Editor panel, a draggable pop-out containing a scoped data editor, allowing a more intuitive way to edit your site content. Your Editor links will also show an overlay in the Visual editor which lets you rearrange and delete your components. You can try out the new Editor panels on our free Vonge template.

    This release also moves Gatsby support into public beta. We’ve also added a suite of new JavaScript API improvements and a significant range of mobile enhancements.


    • Editor panels and editor overlays
    • More live editing JavaScript APIs
    • Mobile and responsive screen improvements
    • Gatsby support in public beta


    • Fixed an edge case on sites with no builds
    • Custom headers no longer interfere with the editor
    • Exiting from a build hook will now correctly crash the build


    Not bad for our final feature release of 2021. 😎 


  • Dropdown menu fixes

    03 Dec 2021

    This release fixes the positioning of some UI elements that were appearing off-screen.


    • Fixed some issues with the positioning of dropdown and context menus