Introducing New Post Enhancements

New enhancements to posts make the creation of engaging newsletters, announcements & internal communication updates significantly easier

Post as a Story Enhancement

  • When a post is marked as a story, the post creator now has a choice to upload their own custom banner (in addition to the choice of selecting from the pre-shipped ones).
  • New setting to show or not show the post title on top of the banner has been added. This will be useful to change when the custom banner has a title of its own.
  • New setting to set the text color of the post title has been added. This will be useful to change depending on the background color of the banner.

New Row Level Actions

  • Ability to move a row up or down has been added to make it easy to re-arrange content in the post.
  • Ability to duplicate a row & delete a row has been added.

New Button Block

  • A new ‘Button’ block has been added for cases when you want to have a ‘call to action’ in your post.
  • The button block allows customization of the button size, position, color, and other properties as per your requirements.
  • Button block optionally can have a heading and/or text added in it also

Video Block Enhancements

  • Video block has been enhanced to include adding videos hosted on YouTube, Vimeo and Wistia.
  • Ability to set a featured image for the video block is now supported for videos uploaded in MangoApps.
  • Post with a video when viewed in MangoApps or over email will now show the featured image instead of the video thumbnail.

Image Block Enhancements

  • Image block has been enhanced to include support for GIFs now.
  • Ability to set the size (small, medium, large, x-large, full width) in the set properties flyout of the image block is now supported.
  • A new photo library tab showing a gallery of images to choose from is now available.
  • Adding an image from the photo library makes it available in your company’s media gallery for anyone to use.

Cover Block Improvement

  • Ability to show or hide overlay on the cover image has been added.
  • Ability to show or hide the cover has been added.

Block Layout Enhancements

  • Ability to increase & decrease the width of blocks has been added. This enables new layouts for posts.
  • Increase & decrease options are available when there are 2 blocks in a row.

Post Template Improvements

  • Ability to set hashtags in post templates has been added. Hashtags will get applied to posts created from the template.
  • Existing templates (e.g., New employee, Employee feedback, etc., ) have been migrated to the easy to use block-based templates now.