majr is in mvp development. If you experience issues, let us know. Here's the latest:
Updates in 9/20/22 Preview Release:
- New! Song Stories now shipping in new Fan Experience available at majr.app
- New! E-mail Lyrics to anyone directly from Lyric Writer
- New! Song Story items can be backdated for easily publishing of existing catalog music
- New! Ability to Publish or Unpublish Song Story
- New! Ability to Delete Song Story
- New! Ability to Refresh/Update Published Song Story
- New! Support for Streaming Platform links
- New! When majr publishes a Song Story, it will always show 'made by majr' to be clear on source attribution
- Improved support for Desktop web browsing on majr.app
- Improved. UI for adding Media, Tracks and Lyrics
- Improved. Add Anything to Song Story, including support for simple text, hyperlinks, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok embeds.
- Improved Album Cover Art template and upload experience
- Improved data sync with ChartMetric
- Improved UI throughout for usability and design consistency
Updates in 7/21/22 Preview Release:
- Fixed an issue uploading images on chrome desktop browser
- Graceful handling of access denied errors on artist public URL
- Fixed an issue in account settings where profile pic was reverting to the default after making a change
- Updates to drawer menu
- Lyrics editor now only requires two new lines to create a new section
- Empty lyrics editor shows Getting Started text
- Updated DatePicker dependency
- More detailed file size requirements on media upload forms
- Improved security and authorization
New Features in 7/8/22 Preview Release:
- New! Lyric Session Timer. Set a 20 minute timer to improve writing sessions, help fatigue and stay creative.
- New! Lyric Rhyming recommendations. Select a word in Lyric Writer and get instant suggestions without breaking your creative flow.
- New! Personalized weekly reports summarizing goals, progress and eventually Song Story performance.
- New! Lyric Commentary. Add artist commentary to lyrics. Keep them private or share with fans as part of your Song Story.
- New! Social media and DSP analytics. We've partnered with Chartmetric to provide almost instant performance on your social and streaming sites.
- New! Fanvites. When you create your Artist Profile, fans can instantly sign-up to follow you at http://majr.app/yourartistname
- New! Song Story tiles include privacy icons to indicate whether they are set to private or public
- New! Account Settings to control sending of personalized weekly reports
Changes and Updates in 7/8/22 Preview Release:
- OpenGraph support
- Artists and Fans receive a welcome e-mail upon sign-up
- Location fields now auto-complete to friendly city/state name
- Artist Name is now required when setting up artist profile
- Artist can now update e-mail address associated with majr ID
- Invite code is no longer required
- Artists can set a custom Profile URL to share with fans
- Improved Password Reset
- Improved experience on most desktop browsers
- Relocated artist login to http://artists.majr.app
- Updated navigation throughout app
- Added Birthday to Account Profile
- Improved upload experience for media; addressed Chrome issue where some uploads would stall
- majr is built for mobile web. The desktop experience may be bumpy.
- Some sharing experiences require a local mail client to be installed (Outlook, Apple iOS Mail, gmail app)
New Features in MVP 2.0 4.12.2022
- New! Cover Art now supported on all new and existing songs
- Cover art must be 3000x3000 for high-resolution use cases and no larger than 10MB before cropping
- Image files supported in this release: JPG, PNG, GIF
- Cover art can be changed at any time
- Cover art will show in your Song Catalog for at-a-glance views
- New! Support for ‘Released’ status of a song
- New! Support for ‘Not sure yet’ when setting release reminder
- New! Support for audio tracks. Currently supported: WAV, M4A and MP3 up to 100MB
- Support for categorizing and commenting on audio tracks (Voice Memos, Vocals, Demos and Masters)
- New! Support for Masters with unique titling, genre selection and copyright attestation
- New! Support for explicit lyric disclosure and previous release dates on Masters
- New! Support for custom genre selection by artist or band
- New! Cropping support for uploaded images
- New! Inline audio playback controls with gesture support for scrubbing
- New! Support for private sharing of uncompressed Masters in artist branded e-mails with 24 hour expiration for privacy protection
- New! Clipboard ‘copy link’ support and download access to uploaded track audio
- Reworked Song toolbar now allows one-tap access to changing song status, release date, sharing. Refreshed UI for adding Notes, Lyrics and Tracks
- Inspiration is now called Notes (as in Song Notes, Album Notes and so on)
- New! Ability to pre-invite your best fans to MAJR. Coming later this Spring, fans will experience a new behind-the-scenes experience grounded in your creative process
- Invitation is co-branded with your artist name and profile picture
- New! Fan Dashboard (Alpha) showing fan invite status
- Improved feed experience for browsing a song with many notes, including carousel experience with indicator for browsing progress
- Improved styling and UI touches throughout
- MAJR is built for mobile web. The Desktop experience is currently letterboxed but is unpredictable.
- Freshly uploaded cover art will fail to render when quickly refreshed as thumbnails are being generated
- Some mail links require a local mail client to be installed on the user device. You may receive an error if no local mail client is installed
- Videos may be unresponsive at times. Working on a fix.
- Tracks may take 1-2 seconds when first loaded in a song.
- Password reset is manual. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with password reset requests.
Release Notes MVP 1.5 3.3.2022
- Speed. Artists should see improved speed based on changes to how we interact with our database
- Lyrics Timeline now saves work based on Universal Coordinated Time (UTC) / Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
- Better support for password managers. Improved support for password managers like iCloud Keychain and OnePassword
- Inspiration is now Liner Notes based on artist feedback
- Tooltips now work properly
- Support for being a 'Solo Artist' added to sign-up flow
- UI Improvements. Here, there, everywhere
- Change user e-mail/credential within login flow
- Release notes now documented for each release
- MAJR on Desktop. We remain focused on a great mobile experience. Desktop remains letterboxed. This includes horizontal views on mobile devices.
- Password reset. Coming soon. For now, email email@example.com
Release Notes MVP 1 2.14.22
- Caching system can cause delays in refreshing data
- Password managers not correctly identifying and storing credentials