feed_function({"feed":{"title":"The NibbleBit Staff Blog","subtitle":"Keep up to date with the latest features, updates and maintence.","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/","updated":"2018-02-21T04:24:15+00:00"},"entry":[{"title":"UPDATE: Likes","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2016\/05\/21\/update-likes","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2016\/05\/21\/update-likes","updated":"Sat, 21 May 2016 13:27:52 +0000","author":null,"content":"<p>We love adding NEW features to NibbleBit, and our latest addition is our <b>LIKES<\/b> page.<\/p><p><br><\/p>\n<h4>NibbleBit <i class="fa fa-heart red"><\/i> Likes!<\/h4>\n<p><br><\/p><p>If you want to see what other NibbleBit users have 'liked', you can visit their likes page. To do this simply add their NibbleBit username to the following url structure.<\/p><p><br>\n<\/p><h4 align="center">nibblebit.com\/likes\/{NibbleBit Username} <\/h4><p><br><\/p><p>For example, if you wanted to view the likes of <b>joebloggs<\/b> you would visit <b>nibblebit.com\/likes\/joebloggs<\/b><br><\/p>We love reading your feedback on our new features, so if you have anything to say - let us know!<br>"},{"title":"NEW THEMES","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/26\/new-themes-1","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/26\/new-themes-1","updated":"Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:02:00 +0000","author":null,"content":"<p>NibbleBit bloggers now have access to <b>17<\/b> <span class="red">NEW<\/span> fully customizable mobile-friendly themes. <\/p>\n<p>You can easily customize header images, background images, add apps to your app bar (such as text, code, images, feeds, blogrolls, latest posts, latest comments, followers, search forms, etc), and now you can choose a color scheme and edit the colors to really make your NibbleBit blog your own!<\/p>\n\n<h4 align="center">Theme Showcase<\/h4>\n<div style="text-align:center">\n<p><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/01\/screenshot.png"><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/02\/screenshot.png"><\/p>\n<p><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/03\/screenshot.png"><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/04\/screenshot.png"><\/p>\n<p><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/05\/screenshot.png"><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/06\/screenshot.png"><\/p>\n<p><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/07\/screenshot.png"><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/08\/screenshot.png"><\/p>\n<p><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/09\/screenshot.png"><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/10\/screenshot.png"><\/p>\n<p><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/11\/screenshot.png"><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/12\/screenshot.png"><\/p>\n<p><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/13\/screenshot.png"><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/14\/screenshot.png"><\/p>\n<p><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/15\/screenshot.png"><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/16\/screenshot.png"><\/p>\n<p><img style="border:1px solid #ccc;padding:2px;" src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/classic-theme\/17\/screenshot.png"><\/p>\n<\/div>\n<p>Remember - each of our 17 NEW themes have 4 different base color schemes to choose from. You can then customize further by changing the colors of everything, position of the app bar, header image and background. This means that you can give your NibbleBit blog a completely unique look.<br><\/p>\n"},{"title":"UPDATE: Likes and Reblogs","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/26\/update-likes-and-reblogs","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/26\/update-likes-and-reblogs","updated":"Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:53:00 +0000","author":null,"content":"<p>As some of you maybe aware, over the past two weeks we have added a number of NEW features available for you to use on NibbleBit. We received alot of interest in upgrading our service to allow "Liking" and "Reblogging" from other NibbleBit blogs - Well now you can.<\/p>\n\n\n<h4>Like <i class="fa fa-heart red"><\/i><\/h4>\n\n<p>On every NibbleBit blog, you should now see a little heart icon on every post. <br><\/p><p>You can "Like" a post by clicking this icon. <br><\/p><p>The "interactions" box (where you make a comment) will show that you "liked this post".<\/p><h4>Reblog <i class="fa fa-retweet purple"><\/i><\/h4>\n<p>Ever see a post, or an image on another NibbleBit blog and want to share it with your own visitors? Well now you can!<\/p><p>Using the "Reblog" icon on the post you want to share will show the "Reblog Post" box. Here you can add a comment to the post and even add your own tags - then simply click "REBLOG". <br><\/p><p>The post will then be visible on YOUR blog.<\/p><p><br><\/p><p>This is only the start. We have tons of new updates planned for the coming months.<br><\/p>"},{"title":"Import your blog INTO NibbleBit","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/16\/import-your-blog-into-nibblebit","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/16\/import-your-blog-into-nibblebit","updated":"Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:14:00 +0000","author":null,"content":"Today we have updated our selection of import tools available for you to use.<br><br>You can now import the following blog types into your NibbleBit blog:<br><br><blockquote><ul><li>A Wordpress WXR XML file;<\/li><ul><li>We allow importing of POSTS, PAGES, COMMENTS, CATEGORIES and TAGS from your <a href="http:\/\/codex.wordpress.org\/Tools_Export_Screen">Wordpress WXR XML<\/a> file format.<\/li><\/ul><li>Your active Tumblr RSS feed;<br><\/li><ul><li>We allow importing of your Tumblr feed straight into NibbleBit. You tags will also be imported.<\/li><\/ul><li>Google Blogger\/Blogspot XML\/RSS;<br><\/li><ul><li>There are two formats for importing from Blogger. You can use either RSS or XML. If you have a downloaded XML file, choose the latter.<\/li><li>If you use the XML import, we will import POSTS, PAGES, COMMENTS, and LABELS.<\/li><li>If you use the RSS import, we can only import POSTS, COMMENTS and LABELS.<\/li><\/ul><li>NibbleBit XML<br><\/li><ul><li>We also import your blog using the NibbleBit Export File. This is in the form of an XML File.<\/li><li>POSTS, PAGES, TAGS, CATEGORIES and COMMENTS will be imported.<\/li><\/ul><\/ul><\/blockquote><p>We want to make your import into NibbleBit as smooth as possible - so if you encounter any issues, don't hesitate to let us know via the dedicated Help Desk.<\/p><p>If you want to request an import tool to be able to import from another source, please let us know.<\/p>"},{"title":"UPDATE: Content Warning Screen","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/11\/update-content-warning-screen","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/11\/update-content-warning-screen","updated":"Wed, 11 Mar 2015 16:12:00 +0000","author":null,"content":"Alot of our users have expressed interest in using content warning screens to alert their visitors about the content of their blog. <br><br>This is now possible using our content warning screen option.<br><br>On the "Blog" settings section of your blogs NibbleBit control panel, you should see the content warning option. This is unchecked by default meaning your blog will not show a content warning prelude. Checking this option will show a text input box, which allows you to personally craft your content warning message. If you leave the box blank, our premade default content warning text will show.<br><br><div align="center"><a href="http:\/\/nibblebit.com\/image\/55005F0F8CAC4\/"><img id="55005f0f8cac4" src="http:\/\/images.nibblebit.com\/images\/2015\/03\/11\/55005f0f8cac4_512.jpg" class="img-tag"><\/a><br><\/div><br><br>If you choose to show a content prelude screen, our default warning looks like this:<br><br><br> <div align="center"><a href="http:\/\/nibblebit.com\/image\/5500603D4863A\/"><img id="5500603d4863a" src="http:\/\/images.nibblebit.com\/images\/2015\/03\/11\/5500603d4863a_512.jpg" class="img-tag"><\/a><br><\/div><br><br>If you have any further questions on our content warning screen or anything else in general, please let us know - via our <a href="http:\/\/nibblebit.com\/contact-us">contact page<\/a>, our email address (support@nibblebit.com), our twitter handle <a href="http:\/\/twitter.com\/NibbleBitTweets" rel="nofollow">@NibbleBitTweets<\/a>, or using our dedicated helpdesk from within your NibbleBit control panel.<br> "},{"title":"UPGRADE: Front End Blogs","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/11\/upgrade-front-end-blogs-1","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/11\/upgrade-front-end-blogs-1","updated":"Wed, 11 Mar 2015 16:11:00 +0000","author":null,"content":"As you may be aware, on November 29th 2014, we launched our NibbleBit 2.0 control panel. Today we have completed this software upgrade by launching our NEW "Front End" blog software. <br><br>Our aim with this update was to be as seamless as possible, therefore it should not affect our users - visitors or bloggers.<br><h4>Comments<\/h4><p>We have redesigned our blog commenting system for the visitors of the blogs hosted with us. We have also completely changed the way we handle human challenges for spam. Our new comment system deals allows you to make a comment, answer the human challenge and actually see your comment publish without ever leaving the page. This is more efficient for us and for the users making comments.<\/p><p><br><\/p>\n\n<h4>Post Ratings<\/h4><p>Post ratings are now turned <b>ON<\/b> by default, although as with many of our features you can turn this off from the control panel.<\/p><p><br><\/p>\n<h4>Polls<\/h4>\n<p>Our polls frontend system has been overhauled and redesigned. This should look better, and work much better.<\/p><p><br><\/p>\n<h4>Content Warning Prelude Screens<br><\/h4><p>We will have an expanded article later addressing the content warning screen options.<\/p><br><br><br>If you have any further questions please let us know - via our <a href="http:\/\/nibblebit.com\/contact-us">contact page<\/a>, our email address (support@nibblebit.com), our twitter handle <a href="http:\/\/twitter.com\/NibbleBitTweets" rel="nofollow">@NibbleBitTweets<\/a>, or using our dedicated helpdesk from within your NibbleBit control panel.<br> "},{"title":"Power Failure: Round Two","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/07\/power-failure-round-two","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/03\/07\/power-failure-round-two","updated":"Sat, 07 Mar 2015 00:25:56 +0000","author":null,"content":"As you may be aware, last month we had some unexpected downtime due to a Power Failure as our server hosts data center. We were assured that this issue should not have happend - and that it would <b>NOT<\/b> happen again. <br><br>Fast forward to 3.30PM EST Today (March 6th 2015), another "Power Distribution" event occured. We believe this it TOTALLY unacceptable, but we ask for your understanding in the fact that this was beyond our control. <br><br>We have been assured that this issue is now fixed.&nbsp; We will also be putting a contingency into place to ensure that this never happens again. <br><br>Again - we failed, and we're sorry.<br>"},{"title":"Power Failure","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/02\/11\/power-failure","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2015\/02\/11\/power-failure","updated":"Wed, 11 Feb 2015 13:39:00 +0000","author":null,"content":"We would like to apologise for the unexpected downtime that we experienced yesterday.<br><br>At around 2PM EST yesterday (10th February 2015) our service provider experienced a UPS Power Failure. This lead to NibbleBit, as well as over 500 other websites to fail. The issue was rectified after around 4-5 hours. We were assured that this issue would never happen - but it obviously failed on this occasion.<br><br>This situation was beyond our control, and like our visitors, we had to wait until the power was back "on".<br><br>In case of future unexpected downtime, please follow our \n@NibbleBitTweets Twitter account. There we can provide updates while our\n services are experiencing issues.<br><br>We thank you for your patience and understanding in this matter.<br><br>If you have any questions, queries or require help - please don't hesitate to contact us at support@nibblebit.com."},{"title":"Unexpected Downtime","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2014\/12\/28\/unexpected-downtime","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2014\/12\/28\/unexpected-downtime","updated":"Sun, 28 Dec 2014 23:35:00 +0000","author":null,"content":"Earlier we experience some slight issues that resulting in a short downtime. We sincerely apologize for this.<br><br>We rectified the issue within 20 minutes, and are monitoring the situation closely.<br><br>As we have previously stated, we have BIG plans for 2015.. but until then..<br><br>We would like to wish you all a very Happy New Year. <br>"},{"title":"Happy Holidays","id":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2014\/12\/23\/happy-holidays","link":"http:\/\/blog.nibblebit.com\/2014\/12\/23\/happy-holidays","updated":"Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:04:00 +0000","author":null,"content":"<img src="http:\/\/legacy.nibblebit.com\/assets\/media\/seasonal\/xmas-panel.png" style="max-width:100%;"><br><br><h3>"Happy Holidays"<\/h3><br><h5>All of us at NibbleBit want to say Thank You for choosing to blog with us this past year!<\/h5><h5><br>We wish you and your family the best this holiday season, and we look forward to announce BIG updates next year, until then...<br><\/h5><h5><br>Merry Christmas &amp; a Happy New Year<\/h5><h5><br>The NibbleBit Team<\/h5>"}]});