Microstock Image Contributor Toolbar (picNiche) Version History

17 versions

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Version 1.1.17 476.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Maintenance release:
  • Updated agency buttons URLs
  • Fixed a few bugs
  • Removed some dead websites from the RSS poller and resources menu
  • Updated event calendar (estimates)
  • Removed the share button (it was never used by photographers, and picz.us was being hammered by spammers).

Version 1.1.16 476.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Maintenance release for latest changes to Fotolia and iStockphoto.

Version 1.1.15 475.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Updated preferences window to use it's own dialog (should resolve the issues reported as reviews below).
Also enables resizing of the window so those people with smaller screens can view the custom poller lists better.
Added menu to open options on right-click of status bar P-icon.
Fixed a bug with the poller regex updates.
Fixed for latest Bigstock changes.
Added The Microstock Blog to the poller.
Removed iSyndica from the Resources menu (as they are now closed). If you're looking for a replacement, you might want to check out picWorkflow

Version 1.1.14 474.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Updated authed pollers to load their parser expressions from the picNiche server, reducing need for full toolbar updates when sites change their page layout. Now works for iStock F5 design too.
Added Shutterbuzz, Microstock Posts and ITTraffic.ru sites to community blog poller.
Minor improvements to code neatness.

Version 1.1.13 480.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Updated iStock poller for their latest design.
Added ability to toggle Editorial status for all images during submission on Shutterstock workflow script for the upload page.

Version 1.1.12 480.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

  • "Share" button added to the toolbar using the Picz.us URL Shortener: you can make more money from your microstock accounts by sharing urls, your affiliate codes will be added when you shorten a link. Great for promoting your portfolio and when sending any other links on twitter/facebook/email/etc.

  • Upload, Forums, Popular and Blogs/Tools menus have been gathered under a single "Resources" menu to save space for people running a lot of custom pollers.

  • Added agency icons throughout.

  • Added third-party tools/blogs icons for sites where available.

  • Added Deposit Photos, Panther Media and Pixmac search buttons.

  • Updated a few sites for latest search URLs.

  • Added Fotos-Verkaufen to the non-english blogs list.

  • Some minor compatibility fixes.

Version 1.1.11 450.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Updated for latest 123RF changes to their site.

Version 1.1.10 449.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Fix for latest small Shutterstock changes

Version 1.1.9 449.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Disabled pollers no longer show on the toolbar.Extended Licence price modifier added for fotolia workflow options.Upcoming events calendar updated till 2012, now approx 3000 events.Announcement notifications now have a twitter and facebook buttons to share the link on your twitter/facebook page.New image announcements are now also tweeted at http://twitter.com/picfreshMinor fix to dreamstime poller for accounts with zero earnings.Microstock-BG Added (Bulgarian)Fix for iStock poller

Version 1.1.7 404.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Improved ftpusername parser for Fotolia and Dreamstime
Added workaround for sidepanel display issues when using poorly designed personas
Updated feed url for Stock Photo Guy

Version 1.1.6 291.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Tests for bigstock/bigstockphoto password more thoroughly as either they or firefox can't decide what domain they are actually on since the change.

Version 1.1.3 249.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Fix for DT poller due to recent changes on their site.

Version 1.1 249.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Thanks to lots of requests from people using the toolbar, there are lots of small improvements for 1.1 and one big one :)

Custom pollers: You can now create your own toolbar button for any agency you wish (or any other site), and share it with everyone else, or load in the pollers other people have created and shared.
  • Addition of agency logos as requested by many people.

  • Neater, prettier, easier to use keyworder, with the ability to limit the number of keywords copied to the clipboard.

  • Better stability and cases to try and catch misconfiguration problems for the built-in authenticated pollers.

  • Slightly prettier ftp drop-box.

  • Neater preferences.

  • Neater icons throughout.

  • Removed StockXpert as they have stopped trading.

  • Lots more tooltips.

  • A couple of new blogs.

  • Fixed to prevent problems with other extensions also using the AjaxRequest library.

  • Improvements to the code quality.

If you're also using the picNiche Image-Buyer Search toolbar, you must update that to 1.1 too.

Version 1.0.29 217.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Fix for Dreamstime, now uses secure (https) login as they've enabled it for their site.

Version 1.0.28 217.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Patched to fix 123RF polling and notifications.
Addition of F-Stop57 and Microstock Group Blogs (and atom format feed parser)
Small fixes.

If you also run the search bar you should update that too.

Version 1.0.27 215.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Fixed login and polling for iStock due to their recent site changes.
Fixed various small issues.

Tested and updated for Firefox 3.6

Version 1.0.26 214.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

Fix for bug with initially setting up account preferences (introduced in 1.0.25)