Glisser Platform Update: 12 Aug 2020

Update v1.0.321 brings Renaming Tabs, Q&A Pagination, and several bug fixes.

Mike Piddock, August 12, 2020

This note details the new functionality included in release 1.0.321, released on Tuesday 11 August 2020. There are several new features included in this release, plus several bug fixes:

Renaming Tabs

What is the feature?

We now allow clients to rename and reorder the tabs used for section at event level (i.e. rename "rooms" as "streams") or rename and reorder the interaction tabs at session level (i.e. rename "Q&A" as "Chat").

Why is it useful?

We're seeing customers recognizing the flexibility of the product and pushing the use cases further and further, so wanted to give them even more customization options so they can make the experience for their attendees even clearer. 

Example uses:

  • "Q&A" might be used for "Chat"
  • In a virtual or hybrid world, "Topics" are often better named "On Demand" content
  • "Rooms" may be more familiar named as "Tracks" or "Streams"
  • In pharmaceutical or medical conferences, "Related Links" might be called "Reading Lists"

Additionally, the re-ordering allows organizers to emphasize use of one feature over another, by making it the default view when an audience member enters a session. For example, Twitter as the main view would encourage people to use this for social sharing, or Q&A as the default encourages more questions.

Here's a quick run-through on renaming tabs:

After logging into, create your presentation or select your presentation and click Edit Session.

Screen Shot 2020-08-12 at 11.52.59 PM

Click Customize Audience Menu Bar

Screen Shot 2020-08-12 at 11.28.40 PM

Rename and Reorder Tabs as desired, and then click Save

Screen Shot 2020-08-12 at 11.28.58 PM

It’s as easy as that! (Attendee view below)

RenamingTabs

Additional Features and Fixes in this Release

• Audience Q&A pagination
• 280 characters in Q&A
• Hit enter to ask question in Q&A
• Fixed Wistia thumbnail issue
• Fixed related links pop-up issue
• Fixed related session title text overflowing the box
• Core JSON backend
• Zoom SDK

 

Ready to all of the Glisser platform features in action?

Connect with one of our product experts:

Request a Features Demo

Share this article:

Press Release: Glisser announces Brightcove as a launch partner for Glisser Elements

Brightcove named a launch partner for Glisser Elements, the low-code solution for fully customizable virtual events that can be embedded anywhere.

Press Release: Glisser releases ‘Glisser Elements’ - a unique modular low-code solution to deliver totally bespoke virtual and hybrid events

Glisser Elements allows Enterprises, Agencies, Venues and AV Companies to embed secure modular events components anywhere in their own websites.

Why Today’s Event Attendees need Online Network Building, not Online 'Networking’…

Online attendees need great content and great choices. The leaders of the event pack will enable just this with engaging content delivery and high class attendee-2-attendee network building options.
© 2018 Glisser, all rights reserved