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This page contains a summary of changes between the official JoomBri Freelance releases, only the major changes and a few noticeable minor ones are listed here.

Changes marked with FIX need some attention on upgrading!

Click here for list of files modified.

Version 5.3.0 Stable

Build 14924 - 24MAY2024
  • New Pagination added to Show My Bids page.
  • New Pagination added to Escrow Payments page.
  • New Added new date format (31 Dec 2024).
  • Fix Pagination error in Search Project page.
  • Fix Unpublished User Groups are shown in frontend.

Version 5.2.0 Stable

Build 14824 - 24APR2024
  • New Freelancers can deleted or trash their services from frontend.
  • Fix Itemid added to Service and Project URLs in email template.
  • Fix Error sending private messages fixed.
  • Fix Removed metadata.xml.

Version 5.1.0 Stable

Build 14517 - 17JAN2024
  • New Password meter added on registration page for improved security.
  • Imp Updated the copyright information for 2024.

Version 5.0.0 Stable

Build 14308 - 08NOV2023
  • New Compatible with Joomla 5+.
  • New Compatible with PHP 8.2.

Version 4.9.0 Stable

Build 14103 - 03SEP2023
  • New Categories Module can link to Projects and Services.
  • Imp Project and Service links are modified for SEF.

Version 4.8.0 Stable

Build 13810 - 10JUN2023
  • New Replaced AddThis with ShareThis social bookmarking.
  • Imp Removed unwanted CSS names and image files.
  • Imp Renamed Moneybookers to Skrill.
  • Fix Fixed Search module failed to search Services.

Version 4.7.0 Stable

Build 13709 - 09MAY2023
  • New Added validation for URLs.
  • Fix Tooltip popups fixed.
  • Fix Minor bug fixes.

Version 4.6.1 Stable

Build 13402 - 02FEB2023
  • Fix Minor bug fix.

Version 4.6.0 Stable

Build 13317 - 17JAN2023
  • New Currency symbol can be displayed before the number.
  • New Freelancers can set services to unpublished.
  • Imp Updated the copyright information for 2023.

Version 4.5.0 Stable

Build 12902 - 02SEP2022
  • New Compatible with PHP 8.1.

Version 4.4.1 Stable

Build 12530 - 30MAY2022
  • Fix Filter users by location.
  • Fix Sort users by rating.

Version 4.4.0 Stable

Build 12222 - 22FEB2022
  • New List Project & Services from multiple categories.
  • New Enable or disable receiving bids for projects.

Version 4.3.0 Stable

Build 12215 - 15FEB2022
  • New List Services from particular category.
  • Fix Fixed Project Categories on List of Projects menu.

Version 4.2.0 Stable

Build 12209 - 09FEB2022
  • Imp Updated copyright information.
  • Fix Fixed the ordering issue with Categories.

Version 4.1.0 Stable

Build 11801 - 01OCT2021
  • New Ability to enable or disable Freelance Services.
  • IMP All the email sending codes are caught for exception.
  • FIX Plan not selectable while buying new subscription.

Version 4.0.0 Stable

Build 11717 - 17SEP2021
  • New Fully Compatible with all-new Joomla 4.0.
  • New Every single page recoded for Joomla 4.0.
  • New All the class names are namespace for the latest PHP version.
  • New Fresh and new look & feel.
  • New More Search Filters added at the backend.
  • New Minor CSS changes.

Version 3.8.0 Stable

Build 11404 - 04JUN2021
  • New Buyers can filter their favorite users.
  • Imp Contact number is made a required field.
  • Imp Portfolio is set to Published by default.
  • Imp Minor CSS changes.

Version 3.7.0 Stable

Build 10702 - 02NOV2020
  • New Admin can Refund the plan subscription.
  • New Added logic in frontend for zero budget projects.
  • New Plugin event onAdminRefundSubscription added.

Version 3.6.0 Stable

Build 10619
  • New Plugin event onAdminApproveDeposit added.
  • New Plugin event onAdminApproveWithdraw added.
  • New Plugin event onAdminAddOrDeductFund added.

Version 3.5.0 Stable

Build 10605
  • Imp User can share his own profile page.
  • Imp Show name or username in the router url.
  • Fix Latest Projects page to show only Open projects.
  • Fix Project commission calculation in the invoice.
  • Fix Changed to landing page of PayPal after payment.
  • Fix Minor CSS fixes.

Version 3.4.0 Stable

Build 10518
  • New Override CSS with custom.css
  • New Addition of trigger event onSubscriptionAfterSave.
  • Imp Backend: Duplicate queries removed from Show Users.
  • Fix Hardcoded backgroud colors removed from home and menu.
  • Fix Backend: Cannot delete files from File Manger.
  • Fix Backend: Fixed saving project with empty status.

Version 3.3.0 Stable

Build 10313
  • FIX Reporting Action fixed for PHP 7.4.
  • FIX Warning fixes for PHP 7.4.

Version 3.2.0 Stable

Build 10216
  • New All new range slider library with touch support.
  • Fix Collapse menu fix on JoomBri Menu module.
  • Fix Fixed empty link to Categories module in the thumbnail view.
  • Fix Fixed minor CSS issues on mobile view.
  • Fix Portfolio images cannot store more than 4 images.

Version 3.1.0 Stable

Build 10202
  • NEW Bootstrap Framework updated to 4.5
  • IMP Minor CSS improvements.
  • Fix Dropzone responsive fix on smaller screens..
  • Fix SimpleModal popup responsive fix on smaller screens.

Version 3.0.0 Stable

Build 10107
  • NEW Updated to Bootstrap 4.4.
  • NEW Joomla Core library classes are namespaced.
  • NEW Tags module conversion from SWF to HTML5 Canvas.
  • NEW Updated the Copyright information.
  • IMP Removed unwanted codes.

Version 2.9.0 Stable

Build 9620
  • NEW Site Admin can save pages without closing the current page.
  • FIX Warning errors have been fixed.

Version 2.8.1 Stable

Build 9421
  • New Search Module can search both Projects and Services.
  • New Updated 2Checkout payment gateway.
  • Fix Custom Field validation fix for Checkboxes and Radio buttons.

Version 2.8.1 Stable

Build 9421
  • New Search Module can search both Projects and Services.
  • New Updated 2Checkout payment gateway.
  • Fix Custom Field validation fix for Checkboxes and Radio buttons.

Version 2.8.0 Stable

Build 9101
  • [New] Built-in File Manager at the backend.
  • [New] Load More Feeds in User Dashboard using AJAX request.
  • [Fix] Component id was not during the installation.
  • [Fix] Updated Facebook callback URL which was sending dynamic session variable.
  • [Fix] Removed unnecessary image files from image folder.

Version 2.7.0 Stable

Build 9018
  • [New] Compatibility with PHP 7.2+
  • [New] Updated Facebook SDK to v5.7
  • [New] Updated dropzone.js to v5.5
  • [New] Updated autosize.js to v4.0.2
  • [New] Updated barrating.js v1.2.2
  • [New] Updated cropit.js to v0.5.1
  • [Fix] Fixed thumbnail alignment in user profile page under portfolio.
  • [Fix] Fixed terms & condition pop-up in user registration page.

Version 2.6.1 Stable

Build 8107
  • [New] Compatibility with PHP 7.1+
  • [Fix] Minor Fixes.

Version 2.6.0 Stable

Build 6917
  • [New] Added pagination to Private Messaging Inbox.
  • [Fix] Minor Fixes.

Version 2.5.7 Stable

Build 6508
  • [Fix] Minor Fixes.

Version 2.5.6 Stable

Build 6502
  • [Fix] Fatal class redeclaration error “FieldsHelper” in Joomla 3.7.

Version 2.5.1 to v2.5.5 Stable

Build 6321, 6321a, 6322, 6324, 6414
  • [Fix] Minor Fixes.

Version 2.5.0 Stable

Build 6319
  • [Imp] Duplicate queries removed.
  • [Imp] PayPal IPN updated.
  • [Imp] And minor fixes.

Version 2.4.1 Stable

Build 6102
  • [New] Amended menu metadata to the system.
  • [Imp] Updated the copyright info for 2016.

Version 2.4.0 Stable

Build 6023
  • [New] Attach image to categories.
  • [New] Categories module can display items in thumbnail view.
  • [Imp] Removed redundant codes.
  • [Imp] Check and filter user inputs.
  • [Imp] Minor CSS improvements.
  • [Fix] Conflicting icon names fixed

Version 2.3.2 Stable

Build 5914
  • [Fix] Unpublished sub-category items listed in front-end.
  • [Fix] Pending notification for service approval to admin when turned off.

Version 2.3.1 Stable

Build 5908
  • [Fix] Set Google Maps API Key to display map in front-end.

Version 2.3.0 Stable

Build 5824
  • [Fix] Removed all the deprecated functions except JError and Jobject.

Version 2.2.1 Stable

Build 5730
  • [Fix] Guest users not redirected while placing service order [#3600].
  • [Fix] Redirection fixes in several pages.

Version 2.2.0 Stable

Build 5616
  • [New] Enhanced Profit Summary page in the backend.
  • [Imp] Enhanced the security of PayPal payment gateway.
  • [Fix] Deprecated function used in PayPal gateway (PHP 7).

Version 2.1.2 Stable

Build 5526
  • [Fix] Deprecated constructor names used in gateways (PHP 7).

Version 2.1.1 Stable

Build 5414
  • [Imp] New logout redirection param added to JoomBri Menu [#3437].
  • [Fix] JoomBri Menu function redeclaration error [#3460].

Version 2.1.0 Stable

Build 5318
  • [New] Multiple image attachments for Portfolio.
  • [New] Payment gateways configurable for subscription, deposits & withdrawals.
  • [New] Show plan description popover in frontend.
  • [New] Colorize subscription plan individually.
  • [New] Filter users by rating and hourly rate for private invite projects.
  • [Imp] Latest Project module can filter project by ugrades.
  • [Imp] Featured projects are sorted in search project page.
  • [Imp] Confirm action before releasing and accepting escrow.
  • [Imp] New dashboard icons in backend.
  • [Imp] Ability to rename payment gateway from backend.
  • [Imp] function getDaysType formatted with JText Plural library.
  • [Imp] Addition of new plugin event onReturnAfterPayment.
  • [Imp] Addition of new plugin event onUserSendPrivateMessage.
  • [Fix] function projectFillInfo does not work on mobile [#3394].
  • [Fix] Facebook Connect fix.
  • [Fix] File type custom field required validation.
  • [Rem] Removed Run SQL function.

Version 2.0.4 Stable

Build 5213
  • [Fix] Issues with hourly project from backend [#3371].
  • [Fix] Fatal error in JoomBri Menu module [#3337].
  • [Fix] Deprecated constructor names used in plugins (PHP 7).
  • [Fix] Button CSS fix in plan selection page [#3355].

Version 2.0.3 Stable

Build 5128
  • [Imp] Wrapper class added to provide fix for Bootstrap v2 & v3 CSS conflicts.

Version 2.0.2 Stable

Build 5123
  • [New] JoomBri Menu Brand link to user profile.
  • [Fix] Removed unnecessary menu related files.
  • [Fix] Removed unnecessary ids from gateway XMLs.
  • [Fix] Disable JoomBri Menu on invoice.
  • [Fix] Warning messages in userlist page for Joomla registered users.
  • [Fix] Terms & Conditions popup using SimpleModal Library.
  • [Fix] Search module conflicts search page with Chosen library.
  • [Fix] Invoice from backend showing administrator in URL.
  • [Fix] Invalid username in Compose page [#3270].

Version 2.0.1 Stable

Build 5026
  • [Imp] Updated Dropzone library to v4.2.
  • [Imp] Addition of new plugin event onUserCreateProfile.
  • [Imp] Escrow ID added to escrow related events.
  • [Fix] Escaped missing JText for Tabs.

Version 2.0.0 Stable

Build 4929
  • [New] Image attachments for Projects.
  • [New] Latest projects module displays projects in thumbnail view.
  • [New] Backend summary showing profit from services.
  • [New] JoomBri Menu rendered using Module.
  • [New] Bootstrap and responsive JoomBri Menu.
  • [Fix] Negative symbol for zero currency value.

Version 1.9.2 Stable

Build 4915
  • [Imp] Updated the copyright info for 2016.
  • [Fix] YouTube video privacy.
  • [Fix] Duplicate services for users with multiple active subscription.
  • [Fix] CB rendering thumbnail instead of profile picture.

Version 1.9.2 Stable

Build 4915
  • [Imp] Updated the copyright info for 2016.
  • [Fix] YouTube video privacy.
  • [Fix] Duplicate services for users with multiple active subscription.
  • [Fix] CB rendering thumbnail instead of profile picture.

Version 1.9.1 Stable

Build 4724
  • [New] Tax added while depositing fund.
  • [New] Disable filtering project notification based on skills and location.
  • [New] Percentage of fee added while withdrawing fund.
  • [Fix] Unable to select skills when maximum skills set to 0.
  • [Fix] Updated function getPaymentStatus for Expired status.

Version 1.9.0 Stable

Build 4614
  • [New] New Crop and upload for profile picture.
  • [New] Autocomplete library migrated to jQuery.
  • [New] Pending tasks shows invitation for projects.
  • [New] Send reminder before subscription expires.
  • [Imp] Hide services for expired subscriptions.
  • [Fix] Search User: Slider range is 0 to 0 for starting site.
  • [Fix] Minor CSS fixes.

Version 1.8.0 Stable

Build 4519
  • [New] Migration from MooTools to jQuery library [Phase 1].
  • [New] New pop-up modal using Simple Modal jQuery library.
  • [Fix] Bootstrap slider conflict with jQuery UI.

Version 1.7.1 Stable

Build 4411
  • [New] Hide Business Name from frontend users.
  • [Imp] Avoid multiple escrow payment for same project.
  • [Imp] Display user address in invoice.
  • [Imp] Replaced checkbox to chosen dropdown for skills.
  • [Imp] Replaced Hourly Rate dropdown to range selection in search.
  • [Imp] Remember previous selected tab.
  • [Fix] Update message status read from progress pages.
  • [Fix] Max Skills and Plan Settings reset to default after updates.
  • [Fix] Spacing in Latest Project and Categories modules.

Version 1.7.0 Stable

Build 4313
  • [New] Enhanced user search page.
  • [New] Sort users by rating, hourly rate, name, etc.
  • [New] New rating page for projects and services.
  • [New] Skills tags in project, service and user pages.
  • [New] New YouTube type custom field.
  • [New] Invoice for services.
  • [New] Show country flags with location info.
  • [New] Rate users after the completion of project.
  • [Fix] Location wrong ordering after saving.
  • [Fix] Store service order ID in Escrow table.

Version 1.6.6 Stable

Build 4302
  • [Fix] [MEDIUM] All user inputs are tested and sanitized.
  • [Fix] [MEDIUM] Rechecked entire system for missing quotes in all SQL queries.
  • [Fix] [MEDIUM] Removed PHP global variables.
  • [Fix] Empty map space shown on project detail page.
  • [Fix] Highlight message field as required in place bid page.

Version 1.6.5 Stable

Build 4219
  • [Fix] :!: HIGH Possible SQL Injection in user list page.
  • [Fix] Profit summary page showing wrong Profit from Deposit.
  • [Fix] Removed YouTube link mandatory from Portfolio page.
  • [Fix] Users can subscribe to wrong plans from homepage module.

Version 1.6.4 Stable

Build 4206
  • [Fix] Tags Module: Show only open projects
  • [Fix] Tags Module: Color fix
  • [Fix] Mootools show/hide function not working on some sites.

Version 1.6.3 Stable

Build 4121
  • [Fix] Incorrect project commission when the fixed amount project commission is zero.

Version 1.6.2 Stable

Build 4028
  • [New] Escrow for Services.
  • [New] Warn about disabled user registration.
  • [Imp] Backend: Pagination list limit added.
  • [Fix] Service instruction shown on Service Details page.

Version 1.6.1 Stable

Build 4014
  • [New] Show or hide SEO and Upgrade options in project edit page.
  • [Imp] Validate empty description in post or edit project page (tinyMCE).
  • [Fix] Validation fix for fast delivery duration with base duration.
  • [Fix] Incorrect checking of lat & long in front-end not showing map.
  • [Fix] Incorrect Rater name in view service page.

Version Stable

Build 4004
  • [New] Projects are filtered by user location in notification email.
  • [Imp] Enhanced user search page.
  • [Imp] Services Sold menu added.
  • [Fix] Service and Project progress page authorization.
  • [Fix] Pagination not shown in Show Location page.
  • [Fix] $parent notice removed from Service-Message section.

Version Beta Build 3927

  • [New] Save location info for Projects and User profile.
  • [New] Linked Private Message to Service progress page.
  • [New] Ability to track Project Status after awarding to Freelancer.
  • [New] Embed YouTube link in Portfolios.
  • [New] Enhanced project search page.
  • [New] Google map on project detail page.
  • [Imp] Tabless layout for Show my Project and Bid.
  • [Imp] Module parameters are modified for Joomla 3.x.
  • [Imp] Sidebar menu modified for Joomla 3.4.
  • [Imp] Freelancer & Buyer commission is deducted at Fund Transfer.
  • [Fix] Email Preference page not loading jQuery library in Joomla 3.4.
  • [Fix] Project owner can invite himself for private invite projects.
  • [Fix] Project listing status fix in back-end.

Version 1.5.1 Stable

Build 3804
  • [New] Admin can review, approve or disapprove services before publishing.
  • [New] Buyers and Sellers can rate/review for Services.
  • [New] Module: Module showing latest Services.
  • [Imp] Updated the copyright info for 2015.
  • [Fix] JoomBri Menu not loading on mobile devices.

Version Stable

Build 3624
  • This version has been tested thoroughly to make it Stable.

Version RC Build 3611

  • [New] Services: Form validation in edit service page.
  • [New] Services: Charge freelancers for posting services.
  • [New] Services: Site owner can earn from Service commission on each sale.
  • [New] Services: Ability to share Service URL with FB, Twitter, etc.
  • [New] Services: Ability to track Service progress.
  • [New] Services: Search categories by Keywords and Category.
  • [New] Services: Notify freelancers upon each service orders.
  • [New] Services: Notify buyers upon progress updates.
  • [Fix] Deprecated functions removed.
  • [Fix] Disabled multiple accepting of Escrow.
  • [Fix] Pagination issues Transaction History.

Version Beta Build 3524

  • [New] Freelancers can sell skills through Freelancer Services.
  • [New] Drag-Drop file upload for Services.
  • [Fix] Pagination issues in front-end.

Version 1.4.1 Stable

Build 3502
  • [Imp] Add to Favorite is visible to buyers only.
  • [Fix] Back-end profile tab not showing profile details.
  • [Fix] SQL error: Invite a user to bid when the buyer has no project.
  • [Fix] Add to Favorite not working on user list page.
  • [Fix] Invoice from back-end showing administrator in URL.
  • [Fix] Confirm password verification fixed.

Version 1.4.0 Stable

Build 3424
  • [New] Compatible with Joomla 3 only.
  • [New] New Look & Feel for back-end.
  • [New] Ability to set user profile public.
  • [Imp] Hold Funds when withdraw request is raised.

Version 1.3.3 Stable

Build 3418
  • [Fix] Stop multiple bids by repeatedly pressing SAVE button.
  • [Fix] Stop multiple project posting by repeatedly pressing SAVE button.
  • [Fix] Server-side check for bids left.
  • [Fix] Validated hours per day in project posts and bids.
  • [Fix] Validated budget range in back-end.

Version 1.3.2 Stable

Build 3301
  • [New] Invite Freelancers to bid directly from profile page.
  • [New] Add Favourite button added to userlist and profile page.
  • [New] Send Message button added to userlist and profile page.
  • [Imp] Show scroll bar for long message thread.
  • [Fix] Pagination issue on invite user page.
  • [Fix] JoomBri menu RTL right align.
  • [Fix] Module Feeds & Messages to follow Private Message moderation.
  • [Fix] Facebook Signup use email as username if not set.

Version 1.3.1 Stable

Build 3127
  • [New] Private-Invite projects to invite selected Freelancers to bid.
  • [New] Set Freelancers as Favorite.
  • [New] Send Message link on project detail page.
  • [Imp] Project links are rendered from LinkHelper class.
  • [Fix] Custom Field options added to language file for translation.

Version 1.3.0 Stable

Build 3102
  • [New] Admin can edit Private Messages from back-end.
  • [New] Private Messages are moderated before sent to the recipient.
  • [New] Admin can set to hide bid details from other bidders (sealed projects bids).
  • [New] Admin can remove transactions from back-end.
  • [New] Admin can remove bids from back-end.
  • [New] Unapproved requests are highlighted on Admin Dashboard.
  • [New] Portfolios can be turned off for a particular usergroup.
  • [New] Maximum skills can be edited from back-end.
  • [New] Notify bid looser.
  • [New] Backend dashboard show the current and latest version
  • [Sec] :!: Entire component has been checked for Request Forgeries (CSRF).
  • [Imp] Inbox and Sentbox combined in Private Messages.
  • [Fix] getTotalFund return null valve when no entries in transaction table.

Version 1.2.9 Stable

Build 2725
  • [New] Buyer/Freelancer can mark Hourly projects' payment as complete.
  • [New] Custom Field of type FILE has been added.
  • [New] Re-post expired projects.
  • [Imp] Category ID limit on Project and User table increased from 50 to 250.
  • [Fix] JomSocial Avatar and Thumbnail view bug fixed.

Version 1.2.8 Stable

Build 2513
  • [Imp] Commission for Hourly Projects are calculated from percent only.
  • [Fix] Empty info box on plan selection page for 0% tax.
  • [Fix] Active JoomBri menu item issue - fixed for Joomla 3.2.
  • [Fix] Commission sign change to (-) in invoice for project.
  • [Fix] Mootools Utility selectors added on input[name=“”] (v1.2.8.1)
  • [Imp] Choose & Continue jQuery-mootools issue fix (v1.2.8.1)

Version 1.2.7 Stable

Build 2412
  • [Imp] Commission for Hourly Projects are calculated for every fund transfer.
  • [Imp] DATE_ADD function used in Expiration Reminder plug-in.
  • [Imp] Buyers can Pick user from Expired Projects.

Version 1.2.6 Stable

Build 2401
  • [New] Project expiry reminder is sent.
  • [Imp] New project status “Expired” added.
  • [Fix] Portfolio attachment fixed.
  • [Fix] Rounding error when escrow is accepted.

Version 1.2.5 Stable

Build 2305
  • [Imp] When project is reopened, denied freelancers status is reset.
  • [Imp] Buyer receive emails for changed bid.
  • [Imp] Send notification if project details changed.
  • [Fix] Backend: Admin cannot cancel new project (thread #1729).

Version 1.2.4 Stable

Build 2224
  • [New] Custom Field tags can be amended to email templates.
  • [Fix] Ordering issues with user group manager.

Version 1.2.3 Stable

Build 2204
  • [New] Buyers can post hourly projects.
  • [Imp] Improvement on RTL support.
  • [Fix] Category module counts closed projects.
  • [Fix] Joomla User Group is over written by JoomBri Registration.

Version 1.2.2 Stable

Build 2101
  • [New] RTL support.
  • [New] Skill/Category selection replaced with check-box.
  • [Fix] Buyers prompted to choose Skills from the list v1.2.2.1.

Version 1.2.1 Stable

Build 2001
  • [New] Multiple file attachments (upto 5) in Portfolio.
  • [Imp] Project Commission displayed twice for dual operation user group.
  • [Imp] jsafe param is added for alert functions including sprintf.
  • [Imp] Display error if no usergroup, plan and gateway.
  • [Fix] Project fields shown on profile page when no fields assigned.
  • [Fix] Confidential is shown for profile owners too.
  • [Fix] table/usergroup.php conflict (thread #1490)

Version 1.2.0 Stable

Build 1915
  • [New] Withdraw request using MoneyBookers and Bank Transfer.
  • [New] Hide contact info from other users.
  • [New] Logout button on the JoomBri Menu.
  • [New] Progress bar in registration pages.
  • [Imp] Payment Gateway selection with images.
  • [Imp] Hide contact without running any SQL script v1.2.0.1.
  • [Fix] :!: IE8 not submitting after selecting user group v1.2.0.2.

Version 1.2.0 Beta 2 Build 1905

  • [New] New User group and Plan/Pricing page.
  • [New] LightFace Modal replaced with Bootstrap.
  • [Imp] Validated HTML and CSS with W3C.

Version 1.2.0 Beta 1 Build 1821

  • [New] New Look & Feel using Twitter Bootstrap framework.

Version 1.1.9 Stable

Build 1723
  • [Fix] :!: PHP 5.4 Strict Standard notices are fixed.

Version 1.1.8 Stable

Build 1715
  • [New] Sign in with Facebook account.
  • [New] Manage Private Messages from backend.
  • [New] Added form validation for Hourly Rate and Project Expires fields.
  • [New] Confirm message before accept/deny/retract bid and delete project.
  • [Imp] Buyer can download NDA after the project is closed.
  • [Imp] Check fund is split for Buyers and Freelancers.
  • [Imp] Duration (remaining/past) now shows years and months.
  • [Imp] Post project page shows the grand total.
  • [Imp] `valuetext` column removed from custom field value table.

Version 1.1.7 Stable

Build 1624
  • [New] Added compatibility with JomSocial to stream activities.
  • [Imp] Bid amount is checked within budget range while placing bid.
  • [Imp] Low bid notification restricted to Sealed Projects.
  • [Fix] Fixed SQL 500 error for J3.0 in optimize database page (1261#3633)

Version 1.1.6 Stable

Build 1531
  • [New] Ability to search users.
  • [New] Backend summary shows Profit From Subscriptions.
  • [New] Admin can Release/Cancel Escrow from backend.
  • [New] Project will not be submitted if the balance is insufficient.
  • [New] Admin can generate inoive from backend.
  • [New] Module Added: JoomBri Balance
  • [Imp] JoomBri Menu considers Joomla access levels.

Version 1.1.5 Stable

Build 1419
  • [New] Limit number of projects/bids based on their membership.

Version 1.1.4 Stable

Build 1406
  • [New] File downloads (from projects, portfolios, private messages) made over PHP script.
  • [New] Optimise database feature which removes deleted users from JoomBri tables.
  • [New] Filter projects from a particular category in menu.
  • [Imp] Joomla user group selection made into checkboxes in User Groups?.
  • [Imp] User group and category select list instead of IDs.
  • [Fix] Buyer can bid on his own project.
  • [Fix] Currency formatting error.

Version 1.1.3 Stable

Build 1326
  • [New] Ability to skip plan selection page during registration.
  • [Imp] Free plans do not show “Checkout” page.

Version 1.1.2 Stable

Build 1318
  • [New] Ability to show Real Names instead of Usernames.
  • [New] Invoice for project commission deducted.
  • [Imp] Itemid replaced with JRoute::_('index.php').
  • [Imp] Currencies formatted using function formatCurrency.

Version 1.1.1 Stable

Build 1309
  • [New] Discussion Forum or Public Clarification Board added.
  • [Imp] Fund info shown in plan selection page.

Version 1.1 Stable

Build 1219
  • [New] Charge for posting projects and bidding.
  • [New] Freelancers are checked for enough fund while accepting the offer.
  • [New] Added Meta description and keywords for projects.
  • [New] Project attachments not downloadable for guests.
  • [New] Disable users to post/bid projects after plan expiry.
  • [New] Buyers can remove projects posted by them.
  • [New] Direct link to project on new project notification email.
  • [New] Limit portfolio based on memberships.
  • [Imp] Business name hidden for freelancers.
  • [Imp] Payment gateway is disabled for zero amount plans.
  • [Imp] Custom tooltip changed to system tooltip CSS.
  • [Imp] Available tags added for email templates.
  • [Imp] Custom fields for projects editable from backend.
  • [Fix] Templates CSS break for pages with HTML Tabs

Version 1.1 Beta 2 Build 1201

  • [New] Portfolio feature added to allow users to showcase their previous projects.
  • [New] Ability to enable/disable Escrow and Withdraw payments.
  • [Imp] Payment notification has been restructured (for PagSeguro).

Version 1.1 Beta 1 Build 1114

  • [New] Compatible with Joomla 3.0
  • [Imp] NDA signing made simpler with automatic digital signature.

Version 1.0.9 Stable

Build 1026
  • [New] Brithdate field type added.
  • [New] AJAX search for categories field.
  • [New] Added script to uninstall modules and plugins while uninstalling.
  • [New] Project upgrade - NDA added.
  • [New] Attach files in bids page while sending PM.
  • [New] Compatible with FaLang (for multi-language site).
  • [Imp] darkwing-LightFace replaced with v0.97
  • [Fix] Usergroup edit page showing Project fields - hidden.
  • [Fix] Sub-categories not shown in search page.

Version 1.0.8 Stable

Build 1008
  • [New] Picture displayed in user profile page.
  • [New] Detailed Rating added to user profile page.
  • [New] Dashboard showing pending user's actions.
  • [New] Feeds & Messages module can show Unread items.
  • [Imp] User info (skills, etc) are editable with CB/JS profile.

Version 1.0.7 Stable

Build 0917
  • [New] Freelancers receive projects relevant to their skills.
  • [New] Email notification Preferences.
  • [New] Module: Added new module to show News Feed and Private Messages.
  • [New] Module: Statistics module can show total Open Projects.
  • [New] Plugin: Added new Search plugin to search JoomBri database.
  • [Imp] Categories are grouped in select field.

Version 1.0.6 Stable

Build 0811
  • [New] Generate and print invoice for Memberships, Fund Deposits and Withdrawals.
  • [New] Plan detail page added in Subscription History.
  • [New] Custom Fields for Projects.
  • [New] New Payment Gateways - Moneybookers, Authorize.Net, 2Checkout.
  • [New] Project list can show Open, Frozen, Closed, Featured, Sealed, Urgent and Sealed projects.
  • [Fix] Budget Range for large numbers shown in scientific notation.

Version 1.0.5 Stable

Build 0728
  • [New] Attachment in PMs.
  • [New] JoomBri usergroup linked with Joomla usergroup.
  • [New] Budget modified to be in drop-down.
  • [New] Module: Tags can display Chinese, Thai (Unicode format).
  • [New] Module: Latest can show projects from a particular category.

Version 1.0.4 Stable

Build 0717
  • [New] Notifications & Feeds of Bids, Payments, User Ratings, Private Messages status on Dashboard.
  • [New] Approval of Freelancers/Buyers by admin.
  • [New] Reporting for Projects and Profiles with automated action.
  • [New] Enable/disable fund check while picking freelancer.
  • [New] Social bookmarking on project & profile page.

Version 1.0.3 Stable

Build 0629
  • [New] Post Featured, Private, Urgent and Sealed projects.
  • [New] Admin can review projects before going live.
  • [New] RSS Feed for latest projects.
  • [New] Remaining time shown in days, hr, min, sec format.
  • [New] Module: Recent Users module can show Top-Rated users.
  • [New] Module: JoomBri Statistics created.
  • [Imp] Only users set to receive System Email will receive admin related e-mails.

Version 1.0.2 Stable

Build 0612
  • [New] AJAX user suggestion and Send PM button on profile page.
  • [New] Ability to disable JoomBri Menu.
  • [New] Integration with JomSocial and Community Builder.
  • [New] User list page showing all the users (categorize by user groups).
  • [New] Plugin: Registration Redirector plug-in created.
Build 0618
  • [Fix] Unable to create “Main Category” in the back-end.
  • [Fix] Registered users cannot choose JoomBri Roles.

Version 1.0.1 Stable

Build 0531
  • [New] Built-in private messaging system in threaded view.
  • [New] Review count and Rating value shown in Bid list, Profile and Pick user pages.
  • [New] Form validation added to Place Bid form.
  • [Fix] Fatal error while creating new custom field.

Version 1.0.0 Stable

Build 0501

New Initial stable version