How to Add an Email Form to your Website

It is easy to add an Email Form to your Bongo4U website. And now there is a help entry in the Bongo4U Help Centre which explains how to do it….




More Product Pictures are now Available

When adding products to your Bongo4U website, you can add a large product picture and a thumbnail photo for each product. And now you can also add a photo to the top and/or bottom of the product detail page….




Put your Company on Google Maps

Promoting your company online is more important then ever before. Your customers are using websites like Facebook and Google everyday….




Displaying the Last-Modified-Date

You can now easily display the “Last Modified Date” on any Bongo4U page by adding a special tag anywhere within the page….


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Add More Admin Users

It is now easy and highly recommended to add more admin users to your Bongo4U website….




Adding an RSS Feed to your Website

Have you ever wanted to display an RSS feed from another source (e.g. from a blog, news site, or a social media account) on your Bongo4U website. Now you can!…




Search Engine Optimization in Bongo4U

We often get asked by a Bongo4U site owner how to optimize their website so that it will get a better ranking in a specific search engine (e.g. in Google, in Bing, etc.). Here’s the answer: There is nothing special to do to make a Bongo4U website optimized specifically for Google, or Bing, or Yahoo,…




Image Rotator, Carousel or Slideshow

Have you ever wanted to add an Image Rotator, Image Carousel or Slideshow to your website? Now it’s easy! We have combined all of these great features into a new Bongo4U function called “Slideshow Plus”. Features In its simplest form, you just add a Slideshow Plus block to any page, upload up to 20 images, and you’re…




How to Manage Products in your Bongo4U site

Did you know that you can add Products to your Bongo4U website? You can! Or do you already have products on your website but don’t know how to add more products or update them? Problem Solved We have just created a whole new section in the Bongo4U Help Centre solely in support of Products. Here’s a list…





Handling Bad Links from Search Engines

Search engines tend to keep links to all the pages of your site “forever”, even after a page has been removed or renamed (i.e. broken links). And if you’ve migrated your website from elsewhere into Bongo4U, what do you do about all of those old page links in Google, and other search engines, that link to old page addresses…




Links to Product Detail Pages

The handling of Product Detail Links generated from the special Promotional Products block were improved today.  Now the detail page links go to full page containing that product’s detailed information, which provides much better emphasis for the product information. Previously, these links kept the user on the same page (on the page with the Promotional Products listing, which is often…




File Upload Problem

When uploading one or more files to your website (e.g. images, movies, pdf’s, etc.), when one of the specified files fails to upload (e.g. due to a duplicate filename), the system was not telling the admin user which file had failed to upload. This wasn’t a problem if you were only uploading one file, but…




Bongo4U Migration & Downtime

The Bongo4U system is being migrated to a newer, faster server on Thursday, August 20, 2009. This is an all-day activity and there is an impact to all Bongo4U admin users. What Does This Mean? The Bongo4U “Admin Area” for ALL Bongo4U Websites will be Unavailable during the Migration. We need to “lock” the database contents during…




Images within Folders

We recently implemented a new Image Manager within Bongo4U. It was easier to use and had many more capabilities than its predecessor. Unfortunately, it did not have support for images stored in folders. This impacted some larger sites that were already storing images in folders (to keep their images better organized). These sites still worked okay…