New Business/Freemium Features: Visual workspace enhancements, Exporting workspace properties, Support designation

Last night, we released a number of features we’ve been working on for the past few weeks.  We hope that these new features will give you even more ways to customize and get value from PBworks. 1. Workspace Enhancements: We’ve added a host of new features to improve the visual experience of working with PBworksContinue reading “New Business/Freemium Features: Visual workspace enhancements, Exporting workspace properties, Support designation”

Printing Workspace Pages

We recently discovered an issue with the software package we use to create printable PDFs from your workspace pages.  We’re looking for a suitable replacement. In the meantime, you can still print your workspace pages.  Instead of using a PDF, you can select “Printable Version” and we’ll provide an easily printed web page.  If youContinue reading “Printing Workspace Pages”

Introducing Search Results Sorting (business feature)

One of the features in PBworks that customers love the most is the search.  We’ve continued to improve it over the years, adding the ability to search within files, and more recently, adding search facets so that you can filter results by things like file type, or who last edited an item. Yesterday night, weContinue reading “Introducing Search Results Sorting (business feature)”

Introducing the New Legal Hub

For the past few years, law firms of all sizes, ranging from solo practitioners to AmLaw 100 members have used PBworks Legal Hub for internal, client, and partner collaboration.  Legal Hub gave law firms all of PBworks’ standard collaboration tools (wikis, file sharing, project management, social software) with the additional legal functionality of server-side encryptionContinue reading “Introducing the New Legal Hub”

Introducing PBworks Gallery View

One of the major benefits of PBworks is how it serves as a central hub for all your work.  Whatever the nature of your work product, be it text on a wiki page, a spreadsheet of financials, or an important presentation, PBworks gives you a secure way to collaborate and share that content.  Now we’reContinue reading “Introducing PBworks Gallery View”

Introducing “Recent Items” in the Livebar

One of the features in PBworks’ business product that comes in handy for me is the “Recent Activity” section of the Dashboard.  Not only does this provide a list of everyone’s recent edits, uploads, updates, and comments, it also provides a quick shortcut to the wiki pages, files, and workspaces I’ve recently visited. Under theContinue reading “Introducing “Recent Items” in the Livebar”

User Interface Updates Starting May 29

It’s been right around a year since our last big user interface update.  When we made that change, our goal was to provide a more unified and screen-efficient experience to place the emphasis where it belongs: on your content, files, and tasks Over the past few months, we’ve been working on pushing that key principleContinue reading “User Interface Updates Starting May 29”

30 Minute Maintenance Window, Midnight Pacific Time, Saturday May 19

On the morning of Saturday, May 19, PBworks will be down for maintenance from midnight to 12:30 AM Pacific Time (3 AM Eastern/7 AM UTC/8 AM BST).  During this time, the PBworks service will be offline; you won’t be able to log in, nor will you be able to access your site. During these 30Continue reading “30 Minute Maintenance Window, Midnight Pacific Time, Saturday May 19”

Improved “Create Page” and User Profile Experience

Not every change we make at PBworks is a big one.  Sometimes, we just want to make incremental improvements. This week, we release two enhancements that improve the overall polish and experience of the business product. First, we improved the “Create Page” experience.  Previously, clicking the “Create Page” button brought you to a separate webContinue reading “Improved “Create Page” and User Profile Experience”