EngageMedia.org upgrades to Plumi 4.2.1

by Andrew June 08, 2011

Plumi logoEngageMedia and Unweb have just released Plumi 4.2.1 and upgraded the EngageMedia.org site. The release focuses on stability enhancements and bug fixes along with a couple of new features.

Key changes include

  • Speed enhancements - page sizes have been reduced by 33% for faster load time;
  • Low resolution version of the embedded video is now the default, ensuring videos load faster;
  • Author page now only pulls in news/events created by that author;
  • Language flags and login/register links are larger and easier to find;
  • Indonesian translation enhancements – option to choose low/high resolution version of the embedded player;
  • Increased reliability of the video transcoder - you videos get converter for viewing in the webpage more quickly;
  • Thumbnail is taken from your video at 18 seconds rather than at 4 seconds to reduce number of instances of black frames (you can still choose your own thumbnail);
  • Simpler Plumi installation procedure

For the full geek breakdown check out the Plumi blog.