We are glad to let everyone know that we are making some fast progress in JV-LinkDirectory 5.9, and we are expecting to start the beta testing phase for it from
December 15th December 30th onwards. As usual this will be a closed beta testing, and we are calling for users to participate in beta testing and help us in improving the product for you.
What are the major changes in JV-LinkDirectory 5.9?
- Advanced integration and customization features for community integration with JomSocial and EasySocial.
- New built-in community add-on for JV-LinkDirectory with concept of user profiles and streams, as an alternative to those who dont use other 3PD add-ons like JomSocial or EasySocial.
- Improvised and advanced rating and commenting integration with Komento and JLexReview.
- Simplication of 2-way links – Reciprocal link exchanges will now be a criteria in listing plans than as a separate listing type.
- Ability to upgrade and downgrade a listing’s plan.
- Several bug fixes.
This time, we will be posting all the details about the above new features as short updates in our facebook page @ https://www.facebook.com/jvlinkdirectory . Dont forget to follow us on facebook for instant updates.
Who can participate in beta testing?
Anyone who has a valid subscription of JV-LinkDirectory can participate in beta testing. If you are not a customer of JV-LinkDirectory already, then you need to purchase Business or Enterprise edition of JV-LinkDirectory first, before enrolling in our beta program.
How to apply for beta testing?
Customers who are interested in beta testing may please volunteer by indicating their interest in the comments section of this blog post till
December 31st January 18th. We will then add you to the beta group and acknowledge the same in our reply to the comment. You can then visit the My Account – My Downloads section – JV-LinkDirectory section to download the beta version and start reporting issues and feedback.
Where to report issues during beta testing?
We request beta testers to report issues in JV-LinkDirectory Beta Forum. You can access this forum from the link in the home page at jv-extensions.com or visit Support – Community Forum, and then click on Categories to view the forum link.
How long is the beta testing planned?
Beta testing is planned from
December 15th to January 4th. December 30th to January 20th
Are Beta testers rewarded for helping out?
Ofcourse Yes. As before, beta testers who file bugs and provide feedback will get a free 1 month extension of their existing JV-LD purchase.