Commons 1.10.2

I’ve just released version 1.10.2 of the CUNY Academic Commons. This maintenance release includes major updates for themes and plugins, including an upgrade to BuddyPress 2.7.x. The release also features a few important fixes:

  • Performance improvements and caching for MailPoet newsletters
  • Improved workflow for certain Reply By Email mail types
  • Fixed bug that caused fatal errors when PressForward and Jetpack were used together

For complete details, visit the 1.10.2 milestone.

Major plugin and theme updates for February 21, 2016

The following plugins will receive major updates as part of the 1.9.8 release of the CUNY Academic Commons, scheduled for February 21, 2016:

  • Better WordPress Google XML Sitemaps (1.4)
  • Custom Post Type UI (1.2)
  • FD Footnotes (1.36)
  • Inline Comments (2.2)
  • Jetpack by (3.9)
  • MailPoet Newsletters (2.7)
  • Media Library Assistant (2.24)
  • PressForward (3.8)
  • Subscribe2 (10.21)
  • ThreeWP Broadcast (28.0)
  • User Role Editor (4.23)
  • WP Accessibility (1.5)
  • WP Better Emails (0.3)
  • Yet Another Related Posts Plugin (4.3)

The following themes will receive major updates as part of the 1.9.8 release:

  • Canvas (Woo) (5.9)
  • Imbalance ( (1.0)

For more details on major update releases, please visit our release schedule and procedures page.


Commons 1.5.16

I’ve just released version 1.5.16 of the CUNY Academic Commons. This is a maintenance release, with the following highlights:

  • New plugins: WP Accessibility, Mailpoet Premium
  • Removed non-operational “My Forums” link from toolbar dropdown
  • Fixed bug in group invitation sending
  • Allow “New Profile” notice to be permanently dismissed

For complete details on the release, visit the 1.5.16 milestone.