Perch and Perch Runway 2.8 is now here. If you have a Perch 2 or Perch Runway license this is a free update and can be downloaded from your account. This post introduces some of the headline features.
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The Perch 2.7.7 release has added some nice features to the Assets Panel for Perch and Perch Runway. I show you around in this video.
At the end of 2013 on the Perch podcast we did a review of the year, we thought it would be fun to do the same for 2014.
Perch 2.6 brings centralized category management to Perch, making it easy to create listings by category in regular Perch Content.
The new Assets functionality in Perch doesn’t just cover image use and re-use. Any type of file can be treated as an Asset and made available for re-use. Perch creates a nice thumbnail preview of images but it is also possible to have a thumbnail of PDF files and even video automatically created.
Among the features in Perch 2.5 is an update to our Textile and Markdown parsers. This is one of the things we’ve been able to do by moving our PHP version requirement to PHP 5.3 as the modern parsers have this as a minimum requirement.
Perch 2.5 is now available for purchase and as a free update for any Perch 2 license. This is our biggest feature release since the launch of Perch 2 in that it includes the much requested Assets management and reuse feature.
On Monday we relaunched the Perch website. Unless you have logged into your account or bought a new license then you may not have noticed any difference. However it’s all change under the hood.
Our statistics show that we only ever hear from 25% of the people who use Perch. Please complete our survey to help us plan the future of Perch.
Something that we hear very frequently from Perchers is how Perch can do a lot more than they initially thought, we have seen people recommending Perch – and mentioning that Perch “is a lot more powerful than you think”. We’re making sure that the perception people have of Perch is correctly aligned with how we talk about it – read this post to find out how.