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Version 5.2 New XING Interface and Google + News

Update your Blog2Social to version 5.2 to connect to XING with the new XING interface: Connect and post to XING profiles, pages as well as to XING business pages. Benefit from optimized auto-load-performance and the new Portuguese language update.

Connect to XING with the new XING Interface

XING will no longer support existing APIs to third-party tools, so the current interface will be shut down by 31.03.2019. Therefore, we now introduce a new XING interface to allow you to keep scheduling & sharing your social media post on XING.

New: Connect and post to your XING Business Pages

From now on you can connect your XING profile, as well as your XING company pages (Employer branding profiles) and your business pages with Blog2Social via the new XING interface. To do this, go to the Blog2Social "Networks" section and connect your XING account with XING.  

Please check whether you have scheduled social media posts for XING beyond 31st March 2019. Make sure to reschedule these posts with the new XING interface so that your posts will be published after 31st March 2019 on your XING accounts. Make sure you schedule and share all new posts with new XING connection.

Learn how to connect and post to XING

Google shuts down Google+ for private consumers

Google will shut down Google+ for all private accounts  (profiles, pages, groups) on 2nd April 2019. Here you can find further information and the next steps, including how to download your photos and other content:
https://support.google.com/plus/answer/9195133?hl=en

Please check whether you have scheduled social media posts for Google+ beyond 2nd April 2019. Make sure to reschedule these posts for other social networks.

Additional Updates and Optimizations

  • Blog2Social is now available in Portuguese.
  • Auto-load-performance has been optimized.

2019-03-20 09:28

Medium API available again

The Medium API is available again and Medium is back in the Blog2Social networks overview.
You can now reconnect your Medium account to Blog2Social and post your blog posts on Medium.

>>How to connect Blog2Social with Medium
>>How to automatically publish blog posts on Medium

2019-03-19 12:17

Medium API announcement for third-party tools

Medium has announced that there are  currently problems with their API for third-party tools.

This is why posting on Medium or connecting a Medium account with Blog2Social is not possible at the moment. 

We are in constant contact with Medium and we will let you know as soon as Medium has fixed this issue. and a stable connection can be ensured.


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2019-03-12 16:24

Maintenance work on the Blog2Social servers

Hello! 

On Wednesday, March 13th, 10:00 pm GMT+1 until Thursday March 14th, 06:00 am GMT+1 there will be maintenance work on the Blog2Social servers.

During this time, there may be temporary interferences when accessing Blog2Social.  

You have questions? Please don’t hesitate to contact  us.  

Your Blog2Social team


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2019-03-12 09:41

Version 5.1.4 Connection of Blog2Social and press distribution service PR- Gateway and additional language extension

Update your Blog2Social to version 5.1.4 to benefit from new adjustments of the connection of Blog2Social to PR-Gateway and to use portuguese and brazilian language.

Changes:

  • Adjustments of the connection of Blog2Social to PR-Gateway.
  • Language files for Portuguese / Brazilian added.
  • Coding of single quotes and special characters adjusted.

This update is non-visible. Users won’t notice any difference in their workflow.

2019-02-15 11:54

Google My Business Location Language Update

Posts published in your Google My Business listing that are automatically copied to your Google business.site now contain location language information to make sure everything gets published in the correct language.

2019-01-24 10:22

Version 5.1.3 Additional Security Update

Blog2Social makes sure that your data is always secure. Please update your Blog2Social to version 5.1.3 to benefit from the latest security update.

Changes:
Further adjustments of the connections to the Blog2Social-Server with Curl -> replaced by the WP HTTP API.
This is a non-visible update: Users won’t notice any difference in their workflow.

2019-01-16 10:53

Version 5.1.2 Latest Security Update

Blog2Social makes sure that your data is always secure. Please update your Blog2Social to version 5.1.2 to benefit from the latest security update.

Changes:
All Curl connections have been converted to the WP HTTP API class to increase security. This is a non-visible update: Users won’t notice any difference in their workflow.

2019-01-10 11:46