Kingsumo Giveaways Version 1.7.2 Released – New AWESOME Features

Are you sitting down? Because we’ve got big news.

Kingsumo is making some massive changes, and version 1.7.2 is just the beginning! Below are all the new features and updates, including *NEW*Instagram Follow Feature & the much-requested *NEW *Embed Feature for Non-Wordpress Sites. 

Changelog – Version 1.7.2

  • New: Follow on Instagram option
  • New: ‘Duplicate giveaway’ Feature
  • New: Embed Giveaway in NON-Wordpress Site
  • New: Spanish Translation Option
  • New: Share page layout highlighting “follow for entries” section
  • New: High-Res Share buttons (better for users with large screens)
  • Added more localized strings (This means more words/phrases are now available for translations)
  • Fix misspelled constant causing ConvertKit settings on a giveaway level to not work properly.
  • Fix issue where contestants can’t use apostrophes in their name.
  • Fix issue where numbering is off when Twitter handle isn’t available.
  • Fix for .pl emails.

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To update to the latest version follow these steps:

  1. Log in to your WordPress admin
  2. Scroll down and select Installed Plugins from the Plugins menu
  3. Find KingSumo Giveaways in the installed plugins.  If you have 1.7.2 already then you are already up to date! otherwise, proceed to step 4.
  4. Click Updates Available from the top of the Plugins list
  5. Find KingSumo Giveaways in the available updates and click update now

For more information or help see the frequently asked questions or drop a line.