New! Release Notes for Programmable Media and Digital Asset Management
Release Notes for Programmable Media and Digital Asset Management will be published periodically and provide a quick overview of the new features, enhancements, and fixes that have been recently released for Cloudinary users.
When relevant, they may also provide sneak previews of upcoming features and/or other important announcements.
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The main change can be found in our SLA section – where we reference our new support plans offered with respect to the Services. You can learn more about our support plans here.
Apps for Digital Asset Management (DAM)
Today marks the launch of an exciting new feature for our Digital Asset Management solution, Apps for DAM.
Apps for DAM provides one-click access to robust capabilities for creating and processing bulk assets to meet your organization’s unique needs. The result is API-based and future-proof applications that automate and streamline complex tasks, including asset transformation, experience creation, and workflow management.
App catalog. Pre-built app library for automation, workflow, ecommerce, and more.
Seamless integration. Bundled apps take only one-click to install, working as expected in contextual menus.
Nominal support. API-based, DAM apps are long lasting, requiring minimal or no maintenance
WordPress Plugin v3.0!
We're excited to introduce our brand new version of the Cloudinary’s WordPress Plugin — WP Plugin V3.
This latest version is a complete revamp, with an array of new features and optimization enhancements that further leverage Cloudinary’s capabilities for WordPress websites.
The new plug-and-play plugin works well across the board: from website to agencies, as well as enterprises and e-commerce stores. Developers and hosting platforms can tweak the plugin to match their use cases and then incorporate it into their solution, workflow, or platform—all with ease.
Check out this blog for more details
Now Supporting Custom Ordering for Structured Metadata
Cloudinary structured metadata allows you to define typed fields for media assets, populate them with values programmatically or via the Media Library, and perform searches on them. You can also add validation rules, set default values, and define fields as mandatory.
Today we’ve added the ability to define the order of Structured Metadata, making it easy to arrange fields to match your needs.
Cloudinary Launches Podcasts!
We have two brand-new Podcasts that dive into all things tied to Media Experience. Check out DevJams and MX Matters channels to learn more about trends, hear from experts and stay up to date on product and partner updates.
New Addon - Amazon Rekognition Video Moderation
With our new AWS Rekognition Video moderation add-on, you can easily streamline and automate your media pipeline to better protect your users from explicit and suggestive adult content. Control your user-generated-content to make sure that the media you display to your web and mobile viewers doesn’t contain any offensive videos.
This powerful add-on also allows you to customize the moderation level by changing the confidence level for each specific category, making sure it’s optimal for your requirements.
Please see our documentation page for more information: https://cloudinary.com/documentation/aws_rekognition_video_moderation_addon
Announcing our new Media Library Widget Demo!
With Cloudinary’s Media Library Widget you can quickly find assets using advanced search, get cross-team approvals with commenting, share assets externally via collections, or generate zip files for bulk downloading
Fast and easy integration
Integration is easy, so your team can keep their focus on what they do best. With our easy-to-follow documentation, you can use the Media Library anywhere on your site.
New Media Library Code Builder and Demo page
Our new Media Library Code Builder allows you to explore features such as customizing default transformations, displaying the widget as a modal dialog or inline, applying custom expressions, and many of our DAM features
Please check out the new demo page here: https://media-library-widget-demo.cloudinary.com
The Transformation Reference has been Transformed!
The old Image Transformation Reference and Video Transformation Reference pages have been transformed into a new and improved URL API Transformation Reference!
In this new reference, you can find comprehensive information for every supported image and video transformation in one place, including:
- Icon indications of video and/or image support
- Links between parameters that can or must be used together
- A standardized template for syntax, value details, and possible values
- Plenty of examples for each transformation with both URL and SDK syntax
- Easy anchor linking to every entry so you can easily find or share entry links
We'd love to hear what you think and your suggestions for making it even better!