FreelanceEngine 1.7.3 is more secure with reCAPTCHA, has new email about interesting projects, and fixes bugs with Credit, Custom Fields, social sharing.
Improvement – reCAPTCHA available, related project notification
reCAPTCHA available upon Signup, Post Project page
The security method reCAPTCHA from Google is now added to Signup, and Post Project page to “protect your website from spam and abuse while letting real people pass through with ease”.
reCAPTCHA in signup page
reCAPTCHA in “Post a project” page
To enable reCAPTCHA in back-end, go to Engine Settings → Settings → Captcha.
Receive emails about related projects
Employers have chance reaching more potential freelancers. On the other hand, freelancers can stay updated with many new projects that match his skills.
In profile detail, freelancers have the option of receiving emails about projects they might be interested in.
You can edit the mail template in Engine Settings → Settings → Mailing.
Bug fix – Correct credit balance, Custom Fields on mobile, Project sharing on social
[FrE Credit] Credit balance correctly updated
In PayPal account, there’s an option of turning on Payment review.
What does this mean? When a user buys credits on your site and pays by PayPal account that has this option activated, his payment has to be approved by admin (the same as paying in Cash). After admin approval, the corresponding credit balance number is now properly updated to users’ account.
AE Custom Fields works on mobile
The custom fields are able to display on mobile version.
Can share projects to social network
Increase your site traffic and let users share their favorite projects to social networks including Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.
If you need further help, please drop a message at firstname.lastname@example.org.