Changelog for Keepthescore

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This app was launched in 2016 and looked like this. A lot has changed since then and we are actively improving things every day.

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Here's our changelog:

  • 7th August: Improved layout of sports scoreboards
  • 29th July: Added UI option to hide the update timestamp for a board
  • 22nd July: Team logos can be added to sports scoreboards
  • 17th July: Re-enabled editing increments for team leaderboards
  • 11th July: You can share a link to your board that allows changing scores only, but does not give full admin access
  • 16th June: Customizable colors for sports scoreboards, on scoreboards the rounds are now shown in chronological order
  • 5th May: Allow downloading of team leaderboards
  • 6th May: Scoreboard overlay for live streams
  • 4th May: Reworked the control panel of the sports scoreboard
  • 27th April, 2022: Increased free threshold to 8 players (previously it was 6 players).
  • 26th April, 2022: Added a dashboard with public metrics for the app.
  • 2nd April, 2022: new themes: Music and Very Pink โค๏ธ
  • 28th March, 2022: Players with equal score are now sorted alphabetically
  • 25th March, 2022: Renamed an API field: player_name is now name
  • 21st March, 2022: New spring theme ๐ŸŒธ
  • 16th March, 2022: Improved edit screen for boards (part 1 of 3)
  • 7th March, 2022: Improved layouts of scoreboards with profile images
  • 3rd March, 2022: The width of the header image can now be configured
  • 2nd March, 2022: The value of increment buttons is now saved and does not go back to defaults when using the same board on a different device.
  • 28th February, 2022: New logo
  • 25th February, 2022: Testing ad banners on some boards
  • 4th February, 2022: Bulk editing of leaderboards
  • 26th January, 2022: Optional search box, for finding names on large boards
  • 25th January, 2022: All increment buttons now editable. Removed pencil edit icon from leaderboards.
  • 13th January, 2022: Leaderboard scores can now be added directly on the leaderboard
  • 7th January, 2022: Added animations to leaderboards
  • 22nd December, 2021: Leaderboards now have an "Add player" button
  • 17th December, 2021: Overhaul of board design, lots of small tweaks
  • 26th November, 2021: Sorting (alphabetical, ascending, descending) for players can now be configured
  • 24th November, 2021: Threshold for free scoreboards increased to 6 players
  • 23rd November, 2021: Players can now be eliminated
  • 9th November, 2021: Fixed bug when setting player colours
  • 21st October, 2021: Some boards can now use the full screen width
  • 4th October, 2021: Added a user login
  • 23rd September, 2021: Added increments of 5 to counters
  • 15th September, 2021: Legacy counters removed
  • 27th August, 2021: Counters can now be themed
  • 24th August, 2021: Threshold for free scoreboards lowered to 5 players
  • 7th July, 2021: Released team leaderboards
  • 25th June, 2021: Added units (e.g. $, โ‚ฌ, miles, kg) to boards
  • 23rd June, 2021: Switched to Hyvor Commenting system
  • 3rd June, 2021: Added newsfeed for leaderboards
  • 27th May, 2021: Added shared goal for boards
  • 20th May, 2021: Added theming for boards, many small design tweaks
  • 7th May, 2021: Added rate-limiting to APIs
  • 6th May, 2021: Added ability to upload individual image per player
  • 30th April, 2021: Added ability to upload a logo or image to a board
  • 25th April, 2021: Added embedding of boards into other pages
  • 22nd April, 2021: Added a rich text editor for the description, plus new fonts
  • 20th April, 2021: Tweaked design of scoreboards, including new title font
  • 10th April, 2021: Added a confirm dialog when resetting scoreboards
  • 9th April, 2021: improved editing of colours
  • 6th March, 2021: Added a leaderboard of most active scoreboards
  • 24th November, 2020: Added multipurpose sports scoreboards
  • 9th November, 2020: Player colours also copied on cloning a scoreboard
  • 17th October, 2020: Scoreboards can be reset (zeroed) ๐Ÿงน
  • 14th September, 2020: Maximum free players on public scoreboard changed to 10.
  • 10th September, 2020: Ad banners being shown on some scoreboards
  • 8th September, 2020: Scoreboards can be upgraded via payments
  • 1st September, 2020: Custom colours for players ๐Ÿ–
  • 26th August, 2020: Custom colours for scoreboards ๐ŸŽจ
  • 23rd August, 2020: Sort players alphabetically when adding scores
  • 20th August, 2020: Ranking layout for leaderboards
  • 11th August, 2020: New mobile friendly layouts for scoreboards: players can be listed vertically.
  • 3rd June, 2020: Comments can now be added to leaderboards too.
  • 23rd May, 2020: Much easier to create scoreboards and leaderboards for more than 10 players. Also, you can now go up to 150 players!
  • 15th May, 2020: ๐Ÿ† emoji can now be hidden on the scoreboard.
  • 9th May, 2020: Previous scoreboards can now be individually removed from the homepage.
  • 23rd January, 2020: Leaderboards are now first-class citizens, many small improvements.
  • ...loads of stuff happened ...
  • 4th October, 2016: Released Version 1.0 ๐Ÿš€

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