- Quick Search
Another small update, in preparation for some larger changes further down the road.
- Data integrity check.
- New awards section.
- Removed social network sharing links from header.
- Added Latest Reviews sidebox.
- Converted Classic and Editor's Choice lists into standalone pages.
- Reworked reviews section and improved page load time.
- Adjusted design on menu, news navigation and comments section.
- Side-art will only appear if an album has 3 awards or more.
- Second set of affiliate links will only appear when an album has a review.
- Clicking on an album cover will no longer redirect to an affiliate link.
- Replaced lower select from category pages with total results label.
- Reduced refresh delay on random album and recommended albums.
- Rewritten labels, messages and FAQ.
- Moved album length under track list.
- Shortened "United States of America" to "United States".
- Svalbard is now treated as a separate country.
- The search engine will now only match complete words (i.e: "atom" will no longer return matches for "anatomy").
- Fixed an error when switching themes on the Newsletter signup page.
- Fixed rank position and award bug on album detail.
- Fixed "the" country prefix bug in metatag description.
- Fixed newsletter signup / news search style inconsistencies.
- Fixed incorrect review dates being displayed.
- Fixed missing arrow for sorting by review date.
- Fixed bug where user search statistics were including some search engine hits.
- Poll results within news items are now displayed correctly.
- User comments are no longer sometimes accidentally duplicated.
- Searching for "dead?" or "dead" will now both work.
- Searching for "yog sothoth" or "yog-sothoth" will now both work.
- Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Guam, Malta, Monaco and Reunion Island now appear on the map.
- Vrag (AUS) / Vrag (HUN), Hailstorm (FIN) / Hailstorm (DEU) and Aradia (COL) / Aradia (MYS) are now properly differentiated.
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