Hero Release Notes

May 17th, 2018 - 1.18.0

  • AMP product pages can help make your products more findable in google searches. Good thing we added AMP product page support then, huh?

April 19th, 2018 - v1.17.4

  • Google made things a little complicated by having two different AMP validators we used one, but the other turned up invalid code, so we remove the offending code
  • Product options which should be hidden when out of stock will now hide if they're not in stock.
  • Fixed an issue where product ratings were still being shown on featured products, new products, and related products even if the setting was disabled.
  • Email links to leave a product review now correctly open the review modal.

March 29th, 2018 - v1.17.3

  • Header and footer scripts are now available in the checkout and order confirmation pages

March 22nd, 2018 - v1.17.2

  • We had word case mismatching in our quickshop js file that was causing errors for those wishing to customize our theme. It's all fixed now
  • If you don't want people to send returns, there shouldn't be a link for it in your mobile menu, so now there isn't

March 15th, 2018 - v1.17.0

  • Hero is jumped into the future of browsing now that it supports AMP category pages. What that means is that if a user finds your category pages through a Google search and then click on the result with a lightning bolt next to it, they will be served the super fast AMP category page for speedy mobile browsing

March 1st, 2018 - v1.16.0

  • Add your GeoTrust seal to your store through theme settings, yes it's that easy

February 19th, 2018 - v1.15.1

  • Looks like last weeks update broke Hero's jQuery so none of the bells and whistles were working, we have now corrected that issue

February 15th, 2018 - v1.15.0

  • Webpack is currently on it's third version and now we're using it too, the times they are-a changin'

February 8th, 2018 - v1.14.0

  • Have you ever turned off the background on the home page carousel, and noticed that the text gets kind of squished? Well, we've fixed that now.
  • We added a nice letter setting that lets you hide the Information tab on your product page to give a little more control over that page!

January 26th, 2018 - v1.13.10

  • Countries without states or provinces no longer require that field to be filled in on address forms in the Account pages.
  • Added instructions to select dropdowns.
  • Added Pixelpop to the Optimized theme features list.
  • Product options that are sold out no longer appear in dropdowns if that setting is enabled in the admin.

December 21st, 2017 - v1.13.9

  • Fixed padding on pagination so it no longer hides bbehind the scroll-to-top button on mobile

November 10th, 2017 - v1.13.8

  • Footer links that open up external URLs always open a new tab now.
  • Fixed an issue with the wrong number of products in the cart was showing up in the mini cart.
  • If a product doesn't have an image, the product page should no longer crash.
  • Changing product variants changes images and updates product prices again.

October 27th, 2017 - v1.13.7

  • You forgot your password, we forgot to send you a reset link (woops). Now when you forget your password, we remember to send you a reset link in your email (yay).
  • You can make an account signup form with optional checkboxes and choose which ones are required now.

September 14th, 2017 - v1.13.4

  • Life is random. So are the banners.
  • Some fonts weren't matching up properly, but now, Liberatus Typographus!

August 31st, 2017 - v1.13.3

  • We've given our page messages a "chill pill" and stoped them from automatically hiding messages that it shouldn't be touching
  • It was discovered in a certain fox themed browser that only one line of the "x" was showing in page messages. The second line was added back in!

July 20th, 2017 - v1.13.2

  • Added alternate style to sold out product variants that are not set to be hidden
  • Added a11y roles to svg images
  • Fixed cart "x" icon to rotate properly in Firefox
  • Fixed issue with carousel alt tags for better Bing performance 
  • Fixed issuer where activating mobile search cause the mobile drawer to close
  • Fixed issue with password validation rules on password reset page
  • Fixed issue where registration form elements did not clear properly if there were errors
  • Fixed issue where product option date ranges did not show year correctly
  • Removed XML SVG titles for better Bing performance

June 22nd, 2017 - v1.13.16

  • Product comparison on Search now respects CP settings
  • Fixed documentation URLs

June 2nd, 2017 - v1.13.0

  • Implemented blog.name rather than hardcoded Blog/Journal strings.
  • Implemented support for additional cart buttons.
  • Fixed issue with event picker not displaying month and day values.
  • Updated BC tabs.
  • Fixed issue with wishlist not displaying a remove button.
  • Added default gift certificate image in Account pages.
  • Fixed issue with slideshow image height.

May 18th, 2017 - v1.2.0

  • Implemented Optimized Checkout.
  • Fixed issue with event date not working on IOS devices.
  • Added additional cart buttons on cart page.
  • Minor bug fixes with blog title.

May 11th, 2017 - v1.11.2

  • Added unsubscribe page for when users remove themselves from mailing lists (fixes THEME-1269)

April 27th, 2017 - v1.11.1

  • Added support for Recaptcha v2
  • Update stencil-utils
  • Fixed issue where 'none' appeared as an option for required product pick list option.
  • Fixed issue where 'none' was not the default option when set in CP for non-required pick lists

April 6th, 2017 - v1.11.0

  • Added support for additional facet terms on category pages

March 16th - v1.10.2

  • Fixed issue where witching to a variant without an image did not restore the original image 
  • Fixed issue where hen cart items receive discount, the discounted price did not show for
  • Fixed issue where when cart receives discount, discounted amount did not show
  • Fixed issue with newsletter button height
  • Fixed issue with slide height after imagesLoaded fires
  • Fixed issue where unavailable variants were not hidden when out of stock now hide
  • Updated Lodash dependency and update truncate method

March 9th, 2017 - v1.10.1

  • Changed SCSS imports on the Stylesheet
  • Updated Cart logic to prevent interference with apps

January 27th, 2017 - v1.10.0

  • Fixed free shipping information on product pageFree shipping now shows in product information
  • Fixed issue where facetted searched max out at five filters
  • Converted build system to NPM and WebPack

December 15th, 2016 – v1.1.2

  • Fixed issue with meganav column widths in safari
  • Fixed XSS issue with search forms
  • Fixed issue with product page image gallery height sizing with ImagesLoaded function

November 24th, 2016 – v1.1.1

  • Added Apple Pay icon to footer
  • Added lang attribute to <html> tag

November 10th, 2016 – v1.1.0

  • Added ability to pay via Apple Pay
  • Added theme option to change text alignment in carousel
  • Fixed issue where required checkboxes were not validating properly

September 16th, 2016 – v1.0.9

  • Added pagination to the brand listing pages

September 9th, 2016 – v1.0.8

  • Rebundled Hero to correct bundled javascript errors
  • Added a theme customization to automatically send users to the cart after adding a product

September 1st, 2016 – v1.0.6

  • Fixed issue where review throttler prevented users from leaving product reviews

August 12th, 2016 – v1.0.5

  • Added a 'Show All' button to links in the Sitemap
  • Added rel='nofollow' attribute to faceted search links

July 22nd, 2016 – v1.0.4

  • Added a new option under Collections -> Enable filters which toggles the visibility of filters in Brand / Categories / Search
  • Footer attribution now contains rel="nofollow" to prevent robot crawling

June 24th, 2016 – v1.0.3

  • Added classes to product detail items for custom css to hide them
  • Added copyright information to the footer

June 10th, 2016 – v1.0.2

  • Fixed the checkout's field alignment
  • Enlarged mobile drop down button for an easier click area
  • Enhanced product swatches to include an enlarged swatch sample

May 6th, 2016 – v1.0.1

  • The checkout page now mimics the header stylings for the rest of the theme