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SocialEngine PHP 4.9.3 Release

Hello! Hot off the presses, SocialEngine PHP 4.9.3! This minor release addresses some issues that were reported by clients in our Github along with a few issues our staff found during further testing. We’ve also included some minor improvements to current features. Designers will be thrilled as we’ve added support so the main layout can […]

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Explosive Growth Potential with SocialEngine Niche Communities

Hi there! Today, we’re exploring the explosive growth potential with SocialEngine niche communities. Grab a beverage, hop in a comfy chair and let’s spend time exploring this topic together. What is a “niche” community? A simple explanation of a “niche” community is a community that focuses on a particular topic for a specific audience. Facebook […]

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Introducing SocialEngine’s Mascot Spencer W. Ebligo

The SocialEngine team would like to introduce you to our new mascot, Spencer W. Ebligo. We had tremendous response for the naming campaign and are so appreciative of everyone that participated. With all of the creative names that were submitted, we felt that Spencer was the best choice and suits his personality perfectly. The five runner […]

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Grand Opening! New SocialEngine Community

Hello! Recently, we announced that we would be opening a new community based on our SocialEngine PHP software. We are pleased to announce that it’s open! Come check it out here! As we mentioned we would not be importing users, please sign up at our new community. For clients and experts, please be sure to […]

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Responsively Mobile with SocialEngine

Our recent SEPHP 4.9 launch saw the introduction of our fully responsive Insignia theme. This article will introduce you to concept of responsiveness and how you can go responsively mobile with SocialEngine. First, what is a responsive theme and why should you care? According to StatCounter, “The combined traffic from mobile and tablet devices tipped […]

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Name the SocialEngine Mascot and Win!

Hello! We’re so excited to introduce the newest member of the SocialEngine family. We’ve just got one problem. Our mascot doesn’t have a name yet. That’s where you come in. We could use your help to name our brand new mascot. In appreciation of your help, whomever submits the best name will win items worth […]

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SocialEngine Announces Anti-Piracy Commitment

Good day! We hope your spring has been beautiful thus far! Here at SocialEngine, we’ve been busy with some key improvements to our policies and websites. One such improvement is our commitment to fighting piracy. Piracy, for those that are not familiar, is the illegal sharing of products – mainly digital in nature. Our product […]

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SocialEngine PHP 4.9.2 Release

Hello! We’re back with another release, SocialEngine PHP 4.9.2! This minor release addresses some issues that were reported by clients in our Github and also that our staff found during further testing. We’ve also included some minor improvements to current features. Please be sure to read the special instructions below before upgrading. Fixed Issues or […]

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SocialEngine PHP 4.9.1p1 Patch Release

Hello, We noticed an issue that precipitated an immediate release. This 4.9.1p1 release patch fixes an issue with photo album privacy on the profile. Changed files: application/modules/Album/Model/DbTable/Albums.php Fixing profile album issue application/modules/Album/controllers/IndexController.php Fixing search related issues You can download your copy of this patch from your client account. The file will be Photo Albums 4.9.1p1. […]

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SocialEngine PHP 4.9.0 and Third Party Products

Hello! Well, we’ve had an exciting time with our release of SocialEngine PHP 4.9. While many have been able to smoothly upgrade without any issue, we have had some customers facing issues with third party plugins during the upgrade. We want to take a couple minutes to help offer some advice in this realm to help […]

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