We are delighted to announce the availability of EverWeb version 2.9 which adds a host of great new features for designing responsive websites. Highlights include, show/hide objects according to device type, breakpoints, maximum width options for the Responsive Row widget and for full width objects and rulers along the top and left margins of the EverWeb UI. For a complete list of what’s new, improved and fixed, as well as how to upgrade to the new version, please see below!
EverWeb 2.9 Versions….
EverWeb version 2.9 is available in two versions:
- OS X/macOS 10.10 and higher (64-Bit): Yosemite, El Capitan, Sierra, High Sierra, Mojave
- OS X 10.7 – 10.9 (32-Bit): Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks
If you are running OS X 10.6, EverWeb version 2.5.2 is available for you.
When updating to EverWeb version 2.9, the update process will automatically download the correct version of EverWeb for your macOS.
EverWeb version 2.9 Includes…
[NEW] Set a maximum width for full width objects from the Metrics Inspector
[NEW] Show or hide objects on your website for mobile devices, tablets, and desktop computers
[NEW] Option to Show/Hide Hidden Objects in the Window menu
[NEW] Secondary click now includes a Hidden Objects menu option to allow you to select hidden objects at any time.
[NEW] EverWeb allows you to set Breakpoints per device type: mobile, tablet and desktop
[NEW] Option to Show/Hide Breakpoints in the Window menu
[NEW] Link to files, such as PDFs, and open links in New Windows for all widgets that provide linking options
[NEW] Responsive Rows have an option to limit the width of the content within them
[NEW] Show/Hide Rulers option in the Windows menu lets you see rulers on the left hand side and on top of the Editor Window
[NEW] Specify a custom CSS class for any object for advanced scripting options
[NEW] The PayPal widget’s ‘Product Description’ field can now have ordered or unordered lists
[NEW] The Text Section widget buttons now have an ‘Open In New Window’ link option
[NEW] The Text Section widget can have numbered or bulleted lists
[IMPROVED] FlexBox and Text Section widgets have been optimized
[FIX] Responsive Image Gallery captions and fade options now works properly in slide show mode
[FIX] Dragging widgets and images within Responsive Rows properly highlights, and removes the highlight indicator, so knows when an object will be embedded in the Responsive Row Widget
[FIX] Fixed a crash that could occur when downloading new templates
[FIX] Fixed a crash that could occur when switching pages
[FIX] Fixed issues with auto updating EverWeb
How To Update To EverWeb version 2.9
You can easily update to EverWeb version 2.9 by
- Launching EverWeb then going to the EverWeb menu at the top of the screen and selecting ‘Check for Update’ or by
- Downloading EverWeb from the EverWeb website.
Remember, you won’t lose any previous data when updating since your website project files are stored elsewhere on your computer.
EverWeb version 2.8 is free for EverWeb + Hosting users and EverWeb Standalone users who are within their 1 year of free upgrades and support period.
You can easily check your EverWeb Standalone free upgrade period from EverWeb’s Preferences window or your client area.
If you have passed your one year of free EverWeb upgrades, you can purchase 1 more year of upgrades and support from your client area.
You can easily re-download earlier versions of EverWeb from your client area if you are not ready to purchase an additional year of upgrades and support.
Login to your client area and go to the ‘Manage Product’ page. On the left of this page, select ‘Downloads’ and choose the version of EverWeb that you need, either the OS X 10.6 version, or OS X 10.7 and later, version.
More Information About EverWeb version 2.9
For more information about the new version of EverWeb, please check out the following resources:
- The updated EverWeb website which has up to the moment information in it’s new blogging section
- New EverWeb videos on YouTube
- The EverWeb User Manual in EverWeb’s Help-> User Manual menu
- The EverWeb Discussion Forum
If you can’t find what you need, or have any other questions, comments or feedback please let us know. We’re happy to help.
EverWeb version 2.9 Video Walkthrough
Find out more about the new release of EverWeb in our What’s New in EverWeb version 2.9 video.
EverWeb on Social Media
You can also find EverWeb on the following social media platforms:
Twitter handle @ragesw