Latest Updates from the Crowdcast team
New

Enjoy more reliable, higher-quality, audio and video

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Shared by Sai β€’ May 23, 2024

✨ Features & Improvements

  • We’ve rolled out our new video engine to all users. ✨ πŸ“Ή
  • Added AI-powered background noise suppression. πŸ€–πŸŽ™οΈ
  • You can now pass emails into the event landing page to auto-fill the email for your users. πŸ“©
  • Clips now have smarter social media images to improve clickthrough rate conversions.

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where changes to the CTA weren’t updating in realtime for RTMP sessions
  • Fixed an issue where sometimes a gap in the stage remained after a user left the stage.
  • Fixed an issue where the chat would stop loading during poor network conditions
  • Fixed an issue where users weren’t being added to the wing when directly being invited to it.
  • Fixed an issue where custom email templates weren’t saving.
  • Fixed an issue where attendees on stage were not being invited to the post-event greenroom.
  • Fixed an issue where sharing videos from vimeo didn’t work in some cases.
New

New upgraded video engine available in beta

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Shared by Sai β€’ March 20, 2024

✨ Features & Improvements

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with the UI not updating when adding a multi-stream location
  • Fixed an issue with the UI not updating when removing a user from an event

New

Squashing bugs and enhancing stability

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Shared by Annette β€’ January 23, 2024

✨ Features & Improvements

  • Improved reliability and quality of RTMP Mode
  • Improved AV module responsiveness
  • Improved permissions to only allow channel members the ability to edit an event
  • Improved language for new attendee email confirmation emails

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with Meta Pixels
  • Fixed an issue with magic links and password protected events
  • Fixed an issue with time stamping questions on RTMP events
  • Fixed an issue with tracking coupon usage in ticketed events
  • Fixed an issue with links in the chat
  • Fixed an issue with downgrading billing add-ons
  • Fixed an issue with the backstage chat
  • Fixed an issue with the schedule getting out of order for simultaneous multi-sessions

New

New weekly digest emails and improved notification management

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Shared by Annette β€’ December 01, 2023

✨ Features & Improvements

  • New weekly digest emails to let your followers know of your upcoming events.
  • Hosts now get a daily digest when there are new registrations instead of one email per registration.
  • Improved notification management settings for you and your attendees.

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Re-enabled the ability to replace the MP4 on RTMP-mode events
  • Fixed an issue with viewing RTMP-mode events in Safari
  • Fixed an issue around events with a paywall

New

Simplified email import flow

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Shared by Annette β€’ November 24, 2023

✨ Features & Improvements

  • Emails without Crowdcast accounts no longer need an additional step when imported to your events. They are now fully imported like any other user
  • Improved reliability of people tab
  • Improved stage size when viewing an event on mobile browser in landscape position
  • Adding a character limit to channel names and URLs

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with the pause and cancellation buttons
  • Fixed an issue where attendees showed as "Anonymous" in events
  • Fixed an issue around attendee accounts signing up for the free trial
  • Fixed an issue with channel cover photos
  • Fixed an issue with creating new email templates
  • Fixed an issue with validating email addresses
New

Latest Updates: Refinements and Enhancements

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Shared by Annette β€’ October 27, 2023

✨ Features & Improvements

  • Improved Studio performance
  • Improved UX when changing event-level roles
  • Improved copy edits
  • Improved "tap to unmute" banners

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug when editing account profiles
  • Fixed a login issue that occurred when changing the email on file
  • Fixed an issue with changing camera and audio inputs
  • Fixed an issue with channel admins accessing the billing portal
  • Fixed an issue with required multi-select fields of custom registration questions
  • Fixed a rare issue with event dates being grayed out when creating events
  • Fixed an issue with multi-streaming
  • Fixed an issue with the chat wall
New

What’s New: Polish & Shine

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Shared by Annette β€’ October 04, 2023

✨ Features & Improvements

  • πŸ”“ Improved UX on event form when moving from password protected to public
  • πŸ“Š Improved UX when editing polls
  • πŸ—‘οΈ Implemented a soft delete feature on unpublished events
  • 🎡Improved Music Mode

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with analytics
  • Fixed an issue using clips on a mobile browser
  • Fixed the in event displayed date for multi-session events
  • Fixed a bug that affected session duration for some attendees
  • Fixed an issue with mute mic permissions
  • Fixed an issue with syncing shared videos when skipping ahead or moving backwards
  • Resolved an issue where some participants encountered a spinner in the AV module while attempting to join the stage.
New

Introducing Clips – a new tool to supercharge your event marketing 🎞️

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Shared by Annette β€’ September 14, 2023

✨ Features & Improvements

  • βœ‚οΈ Clip up to 60 seconds of your public event to share to engage interest
  • ✨ Improved UX when viewing analytics while in the event, using Q&A feature, and joining the stage
  • Improved join stage UX and performance
  • πŸ“ Improved and updated the copy on the duplicate tab warning
  • πŸ“ Improved copy on the emails sent to new accounts

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with sending test emails
  • Fixed an issue causing a false video being shared message to appear
  • Implemented a fix so the session time limit will only appear to hosts
  • Fixed an issue with screen sharing
  • Fixed an issue caused when changing the email on an account
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in a skewed view of the event
  • Fixed an issue when using long links in the custom registration fields
New

Timestamp questions quietly plus a more simplified Patreon login

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Shared by Annette β€’ August 17, 2023

✨ Features & Improvements

  • ❓Ability to timestamp questions without displaying them on stage
  • πŸŽ‰ Patreon SSO has been added to the sign-in pages for a simplified login
  • πŸŽ₯ New welcome video to help new hosts get started
  • Improved registration for new users

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with changing an attendee's role
New

Introducing a pop-out Q&A module and viewable event descriptions post-registration

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Shared by Annette β€’ August 10, 2023

✨ Features & Improvements

  • 🎡 Music Mode is now available to all hosts
  • ❓Q&A section can be popped out and viewed outside of the event page
  • πŸ“ Event descriptions can now be viewed from within the event
  • Improved performance with stage layouts

🐞 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with leaving the stage while actively sharing a screen
  • Adjusted Meta Pixels to prevent PageView trigger from firing twice
  • Fixed an issue with viewing overlays on mobile browser
  • Fixed a bug that caused duplicate tiles on stage