Changelog

Comprehensive changelog for Premium URL Shortener. Active since 2012. Current stable version is 5.6.4


Version 5.6.4
23 October 2019
Improved
Phishtank Admin Security Settings
Phishtank now seems to enforce the username variable in their API although on their website it says it is not necessary. If you are using this feature, you need to run the updater.php file first and add your username in the admin security settings.
Fixed
Links limit bug
Fixed a bug where links limit were not taken into account.


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.6.4. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy way
  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Hard way
  1. includes/Admin.class.php
  2. includes/API.class.php
  3. includes/App.class.php
  4. includes/Short.class.php
  5. includes/Main.class.php
  6. includes/core.php
  7. admin/system/settings.php
  8. updater.php (to run)
Version 5.6.3
17 October 2019
Added
Blog Module
Enable the blog module via the admin panel and create posts.
Added
Quora Pixel
Users will now be able to add quora pixels via the pixels page.
Added
Canonical Meta Tag
Added
New Language Strings
Added new language strings for the blog system and quora features.
Improved
Sitemap
Fixed
API Link Bug
Fixed a bug where links shortened via the API was set as anonymous.
Fixed
API Domain Bug
Fixed a bug where custom domain name was not associated correctly.
Fixed
Small Fixes


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.6.3. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy way
  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.6.2
8 October 2019
Added
New language Strings
Fixed
Team permission bug
Fixed a bug where anyone was able to access dedicated team invite page and invite users.


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.6.2. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy way
  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Hard way
  1. includes/User.class.php
  2. includes/core.php
  3. includes/App.class.php
  4. includes/languages/lang_sample.php
  5. themes/cleanex/shared/url_loop.php
Version 5.6.1
5 October 2019
Fixed
Edit team bug
Fixed a bug where it was not possible to edit a team member's permission.
Fixed
Parameters bug
Fixed a bug where it was not possible to edit the parameters of link.
Fixed
Anonymous shortening bug
Fixed a bug that prevent anonymous users from shortening links.


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.6.1. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy way
  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Hard way
  1. includes/Admin.class.php
  2. includes/User.class.php
  3. includes/core.php
  4. includes/Short.class.php
  5. themes/cleanex/page.php
  6. themes/cleanex/bundles.php
  7. themes/cleanex/domain.php
Version 5.6
3 October 2019
Added
Team Feature
This feature allows you to invite members to use the same environment as a team. You will be able to set permissions for each member.
Added
Dark Mode in user settings
Only available in the default theme.
Added
Custom Parameters in advanced
Set custom parameters such as UTM tags or any other parameters.
Added
Restriction of Monthly Clicks in plans
Restrict the number of counted clicks for each plan.
Added
Bundles Toggle in plans
Enable or disable bundles access for a specific plan.
Added
Link Rotator in bundle
Use a special link to rotate links in a specific bundle.
Added
Custom Domain API
Fixed
Many Bugs
Improved
Speed


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.6. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.5
18 March 2019
Added
Custom schemes in admin settings
Added
Length of alias in admin settings
Added
Modify email messages in admin settings
Added
Unique clicks counter tracker
Added
Choose domain in link edit
Fixed
Pixels issues
Fixed
Delete bundle issue
Fixed
Advanced features display


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.5. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.4.3
22 February 2019
Added
edit pixels
Added
forced upgrade for free users
Fixed
custom domain url in user and admin panel


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.4.3. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.4.2
5 February 2019
Fixed
not found issue
Fixed
pixels issue


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.4.2. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.4.1
31 January 2019
Fixed
404 issue


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.4.1. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.4
28 January 2019
Added
Auto updater
Added
Theme API
Fixed
custom domain issue
Fixed
custom alias issue
Fixed
newsletter issue
Fixed
minor bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.4. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.3.1
10 January 2019
Fixed
Bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.3.1. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.3
1 January 2019
Added
Custom Plans
Added
Multiple Domain Names
Added
Multiple Overlays
Added
Advertisement Module (in-script ads)
Added
Newsletter Module
Added
Script Tools
Added
Easier Translation
Added
Smart URL Check
Improved
Twitter Auth
Improved
Speed
Fixed
Bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.3. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.2
3 October 2018
Added
Many New API Endpoints
Improved
Speed
Fixed
Bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.2. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.1.1
8 July 2018
Fixed
custom domain name bug


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.1.1. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.1
22 June 2018
Added
Branded Domain Name
Added
Multiple Pixels
Added
Twitter Pixels
Added
AdRoll Pixels
Added
Favicon Upload
Added
Allow Account Delete
Added
Membership page
Added
GDPR Compliance
Improved
Performance
Fixed
Bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.1. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.0.2
14 May 2018
Fixed
Edit devices bug
Fixed
Profile page bug
Fixed
Shortening bug
Fixed
Minor bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.0.2. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.0.1
26 April 2018
Added
Original OG Tags for Linkedin and Twitter
Fixed
Bookmarklet Issue
Fixed
Overlay JS bug
Fixed
Edit meta title and description bug
Fixed
Some CSS bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.0.1. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 5.0
15 March 2018
Added
Subscription module with Stripe
Added
Automated payment management
Added
New premium theme with many new features
Added
Targeting Pixels
Added
Link expiration
Added
Homepage settings (stats, directory, history)
Added
Full-Page script
Added
Quick Shortening
Added
New Tools page with instructions for user
Added
Adblock detection
Added
Default user type
Added
Limit number for URLs for free users
Added
Pricing page
Added
Premium users more customization of URLs
Added
Cookie Law Popup
Added
Private mode redirection to another site
Added
API Changes
Improved
Shortening speed
Improved
Performance improvements
Improved
Google Safe upgrade
Improved
Phishtank upgrade
Improved
GeoIP upgrade
Fixed
Template fixes


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 5.0. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.3.1
8 October 2017
Fixed
Multiple Bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.3.1. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.3
13 September 2017
Added
New overlay redirection type
Added
OS & Device Stats
Added
Device targeting
Improved
Speed & data handling
Fixed
Some minor bugs
Fixed
Some design bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.3. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.2.6
24 May 2017
Added
Clipboard.js
Fixed
Facebook login
Fixed
PHPmailer
Removed
zClipboard


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.2.6. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.2.5
18 January 2017
Fixed
PHPmailer


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.2.5. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.2.4
4 November 2015
Added
reCAPTCHA 2
Fixed
Multiple Bugs


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.2.4. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.2.3
20 July 2015
Fixed
Facebook Login
Fixed
Redirect bug


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.2.3. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.2.1
3 October 2014
Fixed
Automatic redirect in splash page mode


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.2.1. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.2
18 September 2014
Added
New theme
Added
Delete Anonymous URLs in the admin panel
Added
Disable Pro Module
Added
Public URL List
Fixed
Bugs
Improved
Performance
Improved
Google Connect


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.2. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.1
15 September 2017
Added
Membership Notice
Fixed
Multiple Bugs
Fixed
Anonymous history


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.1. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features
Version 4.0
12 September 2017
Added
New Template built on Bootstrap 3.1
Added
New UI
Added
Premium Features and PayPal integration
Added
Redesigned Admin panel
Added
Redesigned Theme Editor
Added
Comprehensive Stats
Added
Advanced User Dashboard with live stats


View Update Instructions

Follow the instruction below to update to version 4.0. Please backup your files and database in case something goes wrong. It is your sole responsibility if you lose files! We recommend replacing all files except includes/config.php as it is easier and faster. By default, this file will not be overwritten. If you see a list below with file names then you can replace only those files otherwise you will need to replace all files! As of version 5.4, you can use the automated updater in the admin panel of Premium URL Shortener to update without hassle.

Easy Way

  1. Backup your files and your database
  2. Upload new files to your server and overwrite your old files
  3. Run the file updater.php
  4. Once the update is completed, you should be able to use the new features