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12 03, 2019

Accessibility is Awesome!

By | March 12th, 2019|Product Features|2 Comments

Making sure more people can use My School Books! We’ve made a few minor changes to the Student Portal to improve accessibility for the visually impaired. Some of the “Zoom” buttons now correctly tell screen readers what content they are associated with. If you’re located in the Netherlands, the PDF [...]

21 02, 2019

Important: Sort, Import, Port(al)

By | February 21st, 2019|Product Features|2 Comments

Here at My School Books, we love being organized. We're sure you do too! Our updates this week are all about optimizing your online organization! (See what I did there?) Online Resources: We’ve modified the Online Resources section in the Student Portal so that items are sorted by filename by [...]

4 02, 2019

A Little Light Update

By | February 4th, 2019|Product Features|0 Comments

Because we're brewing BIG THINGS here at My School Books! I know it's not as exciting and glamorous as a new feature, but our development team is hard at work making big changes behind the scenes. We're trying to make sure that the scenery doesn't fall down! Everything will work [...]

21 01, 2019

Super Late Secret Santa Update!

By | January 21st, 2019|Product Features|0 Comments

We’ve made some improvements and fixes over the last few weeks. We just didn’t tell you because it was the holidays and we were sure everyone was busy! Some website-related fixes and improvements: We’ve added YouTube to the list of Social Links that you can publish in the footer of [...]

17 12, 2018

We Made Many Merry Mini Modifications!

By | December 17th, 2018|Product Features|0 Comments

We’ve made a few tweaks to the beta Sign-Up widget. The initial load should now be faster, and in the event that it is delayed for a few seconds, the loading progress dots will continue to display. We have also made the beta Sign-Up widget available en français. If you'd [...]

4 12, 2018

Build a Safer, More Secure Website!

By | December 4th, 2018|Announcements|0 Comments

If you’re using a custom domain name with My School Books and you don’t yet have a SSL certificate, it’s time to update your domain configuration (it’s easy and free). We’ll be sending an email to anyone who needs to update their domain configuration. If you're already using My School Books to [...]

21 11, 2018

What’s Black & White & Read All Over?

By | November 21st, 2018|Product Features|0 Comments

Answer: Our new black and white reports! If you set the Accent Color of your invoices to white, it now forces the report to become entirely black and white (no more grey text). So if you need to print out a report, it will be easier to read. Some improvements [...]

7 11, 2018

A Grab Bag of Improvements

By | November 7th, 2018|Announcements|0 Comments

Improving the Sign-Up Widget: If you’re using the new Sign-Up widget with a Policy Agreement field, any links to the policy itself should now work correctly. For those using the old Sign-Up widget, the Policy Agreement should put something more user friendly in the student note field. If you have [...]

30 10, 2018

Your Invoices Are 99% Complete!

By | October 30th, 2018|Announcements|0 Comments

When you create invoices in bulk, My School Books will now display a progress bar! It makes it easy to see how many are completed and how many are left to go. This should also resolve page time-out issues that some schools were experiencing when manually generating large numbers of [...]

24 10, 2018

Loop + Repeat

By | October 24th, 2018|Announcements|0 Comments

The embedded video/audio player in the Media Library now has the ability to loop specific ranges. This allows students to repeat specific sections for study without having to manually rewind the track each time. Other Updates: Receipt emails now include an attached PDF receipt. The receipt shows your school address, [...]