Today we published version 1.4 of Factor JS. In this release we laid the groundwork for "embedded" posts and the functionality that they enable.
What can you do with embedded posts?
Embedded posts are "posts within posts" and it's a great pattern for things like forums, comments, chat, etc. They are needed because, In those cases, it becomes difficult to scale if you create a new post for everything.
Try the Forum #
You can see this functionality in the new Factor discussion forum. (We plan on making this plugin available for your use in a few weeks.)
New Features and Improvements in 1.4 #
- Forum plugin
- Updates to Alpha Factor Theme
- Updates to Ultra Factor Theme
- Improvements to blog plugin
- Better server responses and security in dashboard
- Enhancements to authentication and sign in
Ready to upgrade? #
To upgrade your Factor app, all you have to do is run:
or update your applications
@factor/core dependency to
If you are still looking to get started with Factor, just follow the 10-minute install guide.