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Omeka 2.1 Release Candidate, updated Berlin theme, and a RESTful API

The Omeka team is very happy to announce important releases: an overhauled version of the popular Berlin theme, and a release candidate of Omeka 2.1 The updated Berlin theme features much cleaner HTML5 code and separation of content and presentation, and improved styling for the Exhibit Builder plugin. Sites using Berlin should upgrade to this […]

Security and bugfix release for Omeka

Omeka’s next maintenance release is here, version 2.0.4! This version contains a fix to a security vulnerability, so we recommend that you update your sites to this version. It also contains several bugfixes and improvements to the admin interface, search results page, and more. Translations have also  been updated for the following locales: Catalan – […]

New and updated plugins for sharing and interacting

The hard-working Omeka team is happy to announce the release of some updated and brand new plugins! This round of releases emphasizes our commitment to the public part of public humanities. In different ways, they all help to make your collections more visible or reusable, and to make the public more engaged with them. This […]

More of Omeka in more languages!

Top translations: omeka » core The Omeka core has been localizable for some time, and the hard-working and dedicated volunteers at Transifex have made it possible for you to use Omeka in a number of languages. Now, as we are upgrading plugins and building new ones for Omeka 2.0, we’ll start to roll out localizations […]

It’s May, and We’re Hiring

Things are cooking right along here at Omeka, and as usual, we’re looking for more qualified hand to help us build. See the following developer add for details. We begin reviewing applications today, and will do so on a continuing basis. Junior PHP Developer — Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media (Contract, Fulltime, […]

More new things for the Omeka family of products!

We’re happy to announce a maintenance release of Omeka, bringing us to version 2.0.3! This maintenance release fixes some bugs to the HTML editor, error reporting, display, and more. Please read the release notes for details. There are also improvements to all of the bundled themes (Thanks, Roy; Seasons; Berlin). This release also includes the […]

A shoutout to the Omeka community

Following all the exciting work and news coming from Day of DH, the Omeka team wants to keep that spirit going by giving a shout-out to all of the people using — and improving — Omeka by sharing the wonderful materials they have. We’d like to thank all the people who have contributed to Omeka […]

New plugins, a theme update, and exciting things ahead!

The Omeka team is happy to announce new and updated plugins and themes. Geolocation is now updated to be compatible with the Omeka 2.x series. Geolocation allows you to pin a location for your items onto a map, and display a map showing all the geolocated items.   We are also happy to release a […]

More improvements to Omeka with version 2.0.2

The Omeka team is happy to announce the release of Omeka 2.0.2! This release includes several bugfixes, including one that is especially important for the Exhibit Builder plugin. Anyone working with exhibits in the Omeka 2.x series is strongly encouraged upgrade to Omeka 2.0.2. There are also fixes to improve error reporting for more server […]

Bugfix to Exhibit Builder

In response to a serious issue reported with Exhibit Builder for Omeka 2.0, we fixed the problem immediately and are releasing an updated version of Exhibit Builder. To avoid loss of data, we strongly recommend that you update your Exhibit Builder plugin. For anyone starting out, the new Exhibit Builder is packaged with Omeka 2.0.1. […]