- New screen for content import --> multiple imports
Create new screens for content import --> multiple imports
the plan here is to create angular based modals for the following content types: blog, news. The significance of blog and news is that they allow multiple imports to be stored.
Do Not display the tabs until an import file has been added. Disregard the Class title -- this is reference only. The title of the Modal should reflect the menu label in Import. Ex. "Class" in the admin menu import section will also be used as the modal title "Class"
Once an import file has been added, display (2) tabs -- Import and Manage. The form present in the Import tab is the same as the form in spec 1).
Clicking the Manage tab will display the loading spinner inside the tab
<span ng-show="spinning" class="spinner ng-hide"></span>This spinner is already in use in the new globals settings Save buttons. Note that multiple imports will appear in a select list -- All Feeds dropdown below. The loading spinner mentioned above will also appear in the Filter button when clicked.
- Improve OS site creation flow
Improving the site creation workflow.
We plan on improving the site creation workflow..better labeling, use a standard flow process with highlighted steps, etc.
- Add Export Calendar to Google Calendar Option?
Add export option to OS calendar feature
I'm know of how to export the OpenScholar calendar to Google Calendar, but it would be helpful if there was a user friendly hyperlink as opposed to a work around. I've received a several emails from confused visitors. Can you create an "Export to Google Calendar" option? Also, if you export to iCal, events that don't list an end time use the start time as the end time as well.
- Software feature: remove rBuild as a packaging method
Remove rBuild as a software package method
Due to a lack of use of the feature and rising difficulty in maintaining it, we've decided to remove rBuild as a Packaging Method.
Removing rBuild from the form
- Rewrite link tool to be angular based
Rewrite the link tool in AngularJs
- New screens for browse content
Upgrade the browse content screens with better usability and performance.
We plan to improve both the usability and performance of the browse content screen. Some new features worth noting: filter content by taxonomy, publish/unpublish from the main content table view screen, bulk apply/remove taxo terms from content, etc. Here are a few sample screens.
- convert custom theme to a public theme
Convert Gary King theme to a public theme
we should convert this custom theme to be a public option.
- Slight Improvements to Widener theme
Make the following improvements to the Widener theme
We'd like to make the following improvements to the Widener theme.
1) Change site info to Montserrat font
2) Change site info to be all caps
3) The background color for the header and menu should be white
4) Change the drop-down menu indicator to a single chevron. No surrounding box.
5) Change the search magnifying glass to white background, and black magnifying glass
6) Change widescreen slideshow background color to blue
7) Change Section Nav - so it looks like https://projects.iq.harvard.edu/cabot...
8)Change the background color of the footer to match this gray #cdc7c3
- The date column in the browse files screen should reflect changes made to files
Change the label to "Updated Date" and make sure the date for each file reflects the date that any change is made to a file. Changes would include replacing a file, renaming a file, etc.
We should change the label to "Updated Date" and make sure the date for each file reflects the date that any change is made to a file. Changes would include replacing a file, renaming a file, etc.
- New screen for Settings --> Enable / Disable Apps
Create a new screen for Enable/Disable Apps
We would like to replace the existing Settings --> Enable apps screen with the screen below
- Implement the grouper functionality in Openscholar
Implement the grouper functionality in Openscholar
Enable sites to assign site visibility to only certain groups from the list of groups provided by IAM
- New screen for Settings --> Profiles
Create a new AngularJs screen for settings Profiles
Create a new screens for Profiles Settings
- News "Add New > Import" function is not working
Fix the add new --> import functionality
The News "Add New > Import" function is not working on my website. From the news page (https://socialscience.fas.harvard.edu...), I click on the "Add New" button and then click on "Import" and nothing happens at all (I don't even see the "waiting for socialscience..." message in the bottom left of my browser window). Behavior is the same in both Firefox and Chrome (both up to date, on Mac). This problem started sometime in the last month...
If I click on "Add New" and then "News", the "Create News" overlay appears as expected.
- Improve Shareability of Facebook and Twitter
Share the image, title and description from OS to facebook and twitter
When sharing an OpenScholar post on Facebook or Twitter, the image, title and/or description appear to be missing.
Currently, the OpenScholar markup seems doesn't include all of the Twitter summary card information. Currently, I only see:
<meta name="twitter:card" content="summary">
Here is Twitter card reference:
It would be optimal to have the title, description and an image... maybe the static file fields in OpenScholar, such as with the News content type, could generate Twitter markup for the images.
We may also want to expand the existing Facebook Open Graph data as well. See:
Here is what the Harvard Gazette does with Social Media meta tags:
- Fix volume, issue order discrepancy in Harvard chicago author-date citation
The plan here is to make some updates to the Biblio Harvard chicago author-date citation style.
The Harvard chicago author-date citation volume and issue values should output in the same order as the pub form. Also, its standard to output the Volume before the Issue number. Lastly, we should add Pp. just before the page numbers. The bottom citation style is what the updates would look like.
- List of Posts widget (page): Read more link is missing in teaser mode
Fix the read more issue for list of posts - read more link
This issue only happens on Content Type and Display style are set to "Page" and "Teaser" respectively.
Then, no Read more link is showed in List of Posts widget even though the body text is very long.
- Site redirects not working
Fix the big so that Site redirects work
Site redirect is being ignored for http://brain.harvard.edu/hbi-events.
It is supposed to redirect to:
- Site Search not displaying results as expected
Fix the site search display
On the docs site, I'm searching "publications app" and i'm not getting results on the first page of search results. It's the 13th result and should likely be the first result.
The page title is "Publications App" but has a differing url (which I should fix) but as far as I've understood it, page titles are the h1 on the page. See here: https://docs.openscholar.harvard.edu/...
- On responsive, main navigation items with sub-menus require users to double-tap to access. Looks like it's an iOS issue only.
Analyze why parent links have to be clicked two times on IOS
When using responsive themes, items on the main navigation that have submenus will require users to double-tap to access that page. Items with no submenus work fine. That is, only require users to tap once to access the page.
Looks like it's happening on iOS 6 and 7. Working fine on Android devices. More testing needed to confirm this.
- Contact Owner Mailto Issue
Fix the issue so that the from email address is the site owner
This came in via the HWP site from Professor Pinker:
Dear Open Scholar folks,
There seems to be a strange and unhelpful change in the "Mail to" feature of my OpenScholar site -- messages are marked as coming from " email@example.com", regardless of the sender. This has two problems: when scanning my Inbox, I can no longer see who the message is from, and the "Reply" function is now useless.
Many thanks for your help with this,
- Consistent font on Harvard Bold theme
Fix the font issue in the bold theme
Would it be possible to revisit the font selection in the Harvard Bold theme? Currently the paragraph style does not match the heading style or the list style. So, the pages look very odd. We can override the font selection using HTML but that makes for a lot of work. Please see example URL and screen shot attached.
- sender's email address (swap) looks like spam.
Sender's name when sent from the swap email id should display as OpenScholar
When we create a new OS user, the user will receive an email from OS. However, the sender's email address is firstname.lastname@example.org. The worst part is "swap" showed in listing. It really looks like a spam.
- No notification is sent when adding an existing OS user to a vsite
Fix the bug so that notification is sent when adding an existing OS user to a vsite
Whenever, the role of a user is changed or the user is removed from a vsite, the user would receive a notification, but no such notification happens when adding an existing OS user to a vsite.
- MailChimp form not showing up
We're using the Mailing List MailChimp API Key widget to embed our signup form on the Memorial Church website.
This has worked fine in the past, but now it's blank, just showing the frame, but nothing in it. When I switch it to the "Basic form", it displays but won't display the "Mailchimp Form" or "Link" options.
- Upgrade to Universal Analytics
Upgrade to Universal Analytics
Openscholar is still using the old version of google analytics. We have to upgrade to Universal. We should also research on the impact the upgrade will have on existing Openscholar users