Second Site News #047

20 January 2011

In this issue:

Second Site Version 3.4 Released

This release includes two new indented charts, Descendant (Indented) and Pedigree (Indented). Based on the feedback from beta testers and users who commented on early previews, the new charts will be popular. The charts can be expanded or collapsed to show a subset of the tree and that allows the user to focus on the people of interest. You can see an example descendant chart and an example pedigree chart on the Second Site Demonstration site.

Second Site 3 now supports Web Fonts to expand font-family choices beyond the short-list of fonts that are supported by browsers. This facility must be used with care—Web Fonts have to be downloaded with the pages that used them, and thus they can make pages load slowly—but there are some great ways to use Web Fonts, such as to brand your site by using a distinctive font for the Site Title. The Second Site demonstration site uses the font "Lobster" for that purpose.

This release also includes other minor enhancements. For a description of the other changes, please see the Change Log.


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