Winter Sale and rtMedia Monthly Update- December 2016

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rtMedia Core

Version 4.2.1 Dec 21, 2016

This year has almost come to an end. We have enjoyed the process of helping you, our users. Your feedback has helped rtMedia mature as a product. Thank you for trusting us!


  • Security issues pointed out by James Golovich
    • Direct access of a file
    • Access rights to modify/update the rtMedia settings
    • Added validation on custom CSS before saving
  • Section fluctuation when user drags media into activity box
  • Audio / Video autoplay in Safari browser
  • JS error on media comments when activity stream is disabled from the backend
  • Media upload error when activity stream is disabled from the backend
  • Invalid license key notice appearing even when all keys are valid
  • Addon validation checks will happen every six hours (only if addons installed)
  • Changed plugin’s review link to rate on

In our previous post, we announced rtMedia myCRED v1.2. Here are the changelogs for eight other addons that we released this month-

rtMedia Likes

Version 1.3 Dec 15, 2016

Media comment Likes are now supported! Also added: optional “Likes” page to display any media that the user has liked.

New Features

  • Added: Like¬†to media comments
  • Added: Admin settings to enable/disable comment likes and separate Likes page


  • Improved time stamps for media Like
  • Improved text and image alignment in media Like popup
  • Improved text messages in Like popup, admin settings
  • Rearranged admin settings
  • Updated the license activation classes

rtMedia Photo Tagging

Version 2.4 Dec 16, 2016

Photos in BuddyPress Groups can now be tagged!

New Features

  • Added : Photo tagging for BuddyPress group media


  • Improved photo tagging process. No need to reload page for tagname to appear
  • Updated the license activation classes
  • Added profile picture with username when user is tagged
  • Improved photo tagging UI


  • z-index issue with photo tagging UI
  • Down arrow key adding HTML¬†while tagging

rtMedia SEO

Version 1.1.2 Dec 2, 2016


  • Image tag has added to rtMedia photo sitemap

rtMedia Direct Download Link

Version 1.2.2 Dec 5, 2016


  • Added: Action to target event before media download [Doc]
  • myCRED points can now be assigned for downloads (requires rtMedia myCRED v1.2+)


  • Download button not getting properly styled

rtMedia Docs and Other files

Version 1.3 Dec 6, 2016


  • myCRED points can now be assigned when documents are uplaoded and viewed¬†(requires rtMedia myCRED v1.2+)
  • Added: Filter to change the default Google Docs viewer [Doc]
  • Added: Descriptive example below File Extensions textbox
  • Updated: Documentation for multi-part file extensions [Doc]


  • Validator issue for File Extensions textbox

rtMedia 5 Star Ratings

Version 1.2.3 Dec 9, 2016

New Features


  • Rearranged admin settings
  • Changed text Rating to Total Rating
  • Updated the license activation classes


  • Rating information formatting
  • Rating vertical alignment

rtMedia Social Sharing

Version 1.1.4 Dec 14, 2016


  • Removed unnecessary text when sharing on Facebook
  • Updated the license activation classes
  • Added: Filter to change Facebook share metadata [Doc]
  • Added: Filter to change shared thumbnail sizes for Pinterest and Facebook [Doc]


  • Media not getting shared when uploaded in a group
  • Video thumbnail not getting shared
  • Yoast SEO plugin compatibility

rtMedia Sidebar Widgets

Version 1.3.4 Dec 14, 2016



  • Widget content loading issue

How do I update?

Update any rtMedia addon from the WordPress backend on a website that has an active license key. Alternatively, you can download the latest zip file from your Account Page.

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