Release Notes

Release Notes

Releases

New Features
      • Text Auto-layout: Zazu will keep the distance between aligned text layers at all times
      • New black background gradient for your Story Carousel when the description text is inside the Story
      • New analytics triggers for the Story Carousel
      • You can now lock the position of a Story inside your Story Carousel 
      • Add layers to your Story by dragging them directly from the Toolbar

Bug fixes

      • Cover images in Story Carousel were sometimes distorted
      • The Story Carousel arrows were not centered at all times
New Features
      • Set a background for your artboards in a few clicks
      • Folders have a new look – you can now a see a preview of what your folders contain

Bug fixes

      • Inserting the same uploaded image to your Story was leading to layer issues
      • The color picker was overflowing the screen sometimes
New Features
      • Create your brand palettes in the Settings and find the right color for your Story faster than before

Bug fixes

      • When choosing an Artboard from a template, the sound of the video was playing automatically
      • Editing your text styles from the editor was causing issues in the Settings
      • We made the rotation soft-lock of the layers more sensitive for better guidance
New Features
      • Define your text styles in the Settings section and use them in the Story editor!
      • Replace any image with a video directly from the Artboard
      • It gets easier to rotate elements with soft locks every 45°

Bug fixes

      • New steps added to Undo/Redo
      • Custom CTAs default size has been adjusted
      • The bold option for text layer is now synced with the font family
      • When a layer or a group is locked, the only available action is to unlock it
New Features
      • You can now group layers together
      • Select multiple layers easily by dragging your mouse over them
      • Create your custom CTAs by linking any layer or group of layers to a URL
      • Enjoy Zazu’s beautiful CTA templates
      • Find the right author credits for Unsplash images in one click

Bug fixes

      • The text cursor will now match the text color for better visibility
      • Images are not cut anymore in the Web Story on bigger devices
      • Adding a border gap in the Carousel was not working in the Preview mode
      • Displaying the text outside of the Carousel cards was not working in the Preview mode
New Features
      • Add Entry and Exit animations to your layers for a better visual experience
      • Find your folders easily in the left navigation
      • Drag and drop Stories into your folders
      • Layer rotation optimization
      • You can now go back 30 steps with Undo/Redo
         
New Features
      • Use the color pipette to find the perfect color
      • New guidelines for better layer alignment
      • Improved media cropping experience
      • Copy your Story URL directly from the Dashboard
      • Improved Undo/Redo experience
         
New Features
      • Rename any layer for a better structure
      • Hover on templates and see all the Artboards it contains
      • You can now add tags to your Stories
      • Use tags to populate your Carousels automatically
         
New Features
      • Find relevant editing options in the layer’s action bar
      • Improve your Stories indexing in Google thanks to Sitemaps
      • New Fade-out animation
      • Display Stories on Google News Showcase
      • Convert your web article into Stories directly in Zazu
New Features
      • Login or Register on Zazu using your DPA ID account
      • Split long videos on multiple Artboards for a better viewer experience
      • The CTA layer gets a update! Visually better, you can also add an icon to it
      • You can now disable Google Analytics from your Stories
New Features
      • Preview your Story on any devices by using the QR code in Preview mode
      • Auto-advance for Artboards: you can now decide if the next Artboard should automatically be played in the Story
      • Create multiple Workspaces from the Workspace selector
      • First time in Zazu? Get onboarded on your first visit
      • Adding a video automatically updates the duration of your Artboard
New Features
      • Create a new account directly on Zazu and get a 14-days Free Trial
      • Create Templates sets containing multiple slides
      • Monitor your Stories performance in the Insights section
New Features
      • Select multiple layers at once and save time editing your Stories
      • Replace images and videos directly from the frame
      • Get more from Story analytics with new triggers
New Features
      • Stories are now including structured data for better SEO
      • New shapes in the editor: enjoy our new library of gradients!
      • Story Carousel loading speed optimization
New Features
    • Invite team members into your Workspace
    • Team page: Move your Stories and collaborate with your Team
    • Create folders to organize your work
    • Roles: Manage your team members responsibilities in the settings
New Features
    • Publish your Carousel as a JSON Feed
    • You can now select a timeframe where your Carousel is visible on your website/app
    • Carousel online performance
    • More templates are available

Bug Fixing Highlights

    • Overall improvements of media compression
    • Web Stories sharing link is fixed
    • Undo/Redo adjustments
    • Carousel mobile responsiveness
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Bug Fixing Highlights

    • Export error related with images or videos
    • Overall improvements of media compression
    • Duplicate Stories issues
    • Undo/Redo adjustments
    • Carousel performance

New Features

    • Story carousel is live! Create your own customized Carousel, add your Stories and display it on your Website or your app
    • Users can now go back several steps while editing Stories using the new Undo Redo functionality

Bug Fixing Highlights

    • Export error related with images or videos
    • Overall improvements of Text layer
    • Templates responsiveness when user is zooming in
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New Features

    • Users can now delete their personal media files from the Editor
    • Shortcuts for Zoom feature
    • Hover effect on layers and first-click draggable

Bug Fixing Highlights

    • Autosave performance improvements
    • Bug related to GIFs and Stickers