Version 5.3.2


  • Can show video, audio, pdf directly in Lightbox
  • Can include/exclude Social buttons from the overlay
  • Avoid sending live filter Ajax request in some cases
  • Can execute shortcode in the description of category, when showing category as output
  • Improve description of some settings/messages to better explain what they do
  • Improve style of some elements


  • The Pro feature which supports to show content to authorized members of the “Ultimate Member” plugin not working with “Ultimate Member” version > 2.0
  • Sort by custom field when replacing layout with Ajax pagination not working
  • Fix thumbnail issue of Collapsible, Scrollable list when showing images in the same size, or using soft resizing feature
  • Fix Timeline layout on mobile devices when using the long-mode feature
  • Fix PHP warning/notice in some edge-cases

Version 5.3.1

* Update:
– [Live Filter] Restrict results to selected taxonomies (which no terms are selected in View panel) by default
– [Live Filter] Change the sorting parameter from “orderby” to “_orderby” to prevent conflicts with default WordPress sorting parameter
– Support some plugins which don’t use WordPress featured image but a custom field to store thumbnail
– Able to show embedded video from as thumbnail
– Make the soft resizing images responsive

* Fix:
– “Full Size” thumbnail of the Media content type doesn’t show the original image
– Color picker in Style Settings disappears when activating the “NextGEN Gallery” plugin version 3.0

Version 5.3.0

* New:
– [Live Filter] Able to reposition filters (drag & drop to change filters positions)
– [Live Filter] Able to sort options of a filter by posts count, display text, raw value
– [Replace Layout] Able to show all children terms of current term in taxonomy archive page
– [Show terms as output] When no terms selected manually, show all terms automatically

* Update:
– [Live Filter] Able to change the default text of the Button type
– [Live Filter] Able to remove the default label text
– [Scrollable list] Update some elements styles when set custom item margin values

Version 5.2.1

* New:
– Add setting to show text below thumbnail in the Scrollable list
– Add setting to repeat advertisements automatically
– Add setting to change the “ALL” text in the Glossary layout

* Update:
– Prevent the Limit value of View from affecting the number of posts to show when replacing layout but not enabling pagination
– Support post_parent=”GET_CURRENT” (use the current page as parent page) when reusing a View
– Remove animation when showing only title with the “Show terms as output” feature


* Fix:
– Ajax pagination returns no posts when replacing layout of category archives

* Update:
– Able to show full image of post thumbnail in lightbox
– Improve rendering performance of Pinterest layout, Shuffle Filter


* New:
– Support the “Restrict Content Pro” plugin: restrict posts to only allowed users/members

* Update:
– Keep results of the Relevanssi plugin when replacing layout of the Search results page
– Move keyword search field (if enabled) to top of the live filters list for better UX
– Show bottom border for whole grid, when enabling border around posts in grid layout
– Support keyboard navigation for the Scrollable list
– Show post title or image alt text when using lightbox of post thumbnail
– Prevent blank images in View caused by the lazy load feature of the theme, or another plugin

Version 5.1.1

* Update:
– [Live Filter] Improve performance when filtering thousands of posts
– [Live Filter] Show submit, reset buttons when using the Range Slider type
– CSS updates for video thumbnail, Scrollable List, Live Filter reset button

* Fix:
– [Live Filter] Page reloading issue in Safari browser

Version 5.1

Hi all Content Views Pro users!
This is the first release in 2018. It includes some updates and fixes for the Live Filter feature (which helps you to add the faceted search to your WordPress site easily in minutes without coding). You can read more about the Live Filter feature here.

* Update:
– [Live Filter] Hide the submit, reset buttons by default
– [Live Filter] Reset page number when searching by keyword
– [Live Filter] Improve performance when filtering by custom field
– [Shuffle Filter] Remove the features “Show posts count of each term”, “Hide empty terms” which are unusable in some cases. To use these features, please switch to the Live Filter feature.

* Fix:
– [Live Filter] Sort by comment count does not work
– Small issues of the One & Others layout in some edge cases

Thank You and Happy New Year 2018!

Version 5.0.1

Merry Xmas and Happy New Year!

* Update:
– Support Live Filter feature when replacing layout of the Search results page
– Support “Open item in”, “Make the overlay clickable” features when showing taxonomy (category, tag, custom) as output
– Disable Replace Layout in feed page
– Change the default option of some View settings
– Remove the white overlay when doing Live Filter

* Fix:
– Timeline layout issue in pagination of Live Filter

Version 5.0

* New:
– [Live Filter] Add setting to set text for the first (default) option in Radio, Dropdown type
– [Live Filter] Add setting to set label, placeholder text for the text search field
– [Live Filter] Add setting to set label, default text for the “Sort by”
– Add setting to set custom CSS classes for the View
– Add style settings (color, font, etc.) for Glossary index

* Improve:
– Handle some edge cases when replacing theme layout by Content Views Pro layout
– Make the grid same height feature works in hidden tab, accordion
– Improve styles of Glossary list, Collapsible list, Shuffle Filter dropdown
– Prevent some styling and functional issues caused by impacts of some themes and plugins

* Update:
– Enable existing advertisements in View when reusing that View
– Show taxonomies in manual selected order of “Let me choose” setting
– Replace the title attribute by the alt attribute when showing an image custom field
– Adjust descriptions and positions of some View settings
– Make Glossary list works with Live Filter