Channel Partner News - March 2, 2018

Dear Mavens,

Welcome Derek!  Derek Liddell has joined Maven as SVP Program Management, responsible for managing product priorities, feature research, competitive analysis and driving the overall product creation and innovation process. A 15-year veteran of Microsoft, Derek will work closely with CTO Ben Joldersma, the executive team and partner support, bridging company goals with user and partner feedback.

Product Update: this week’s fixes and features included:

AM-5041  Support MailChimp users with improved RSS feed formatting
AM-5022  Caching for anonymous requests (more capacity for traffic “spikes”)
AM-5050  DeviceId not being returned on first response
AM-4972  groundwork for new Maven homepage, directing more traffic to channels AM-5135  fix photo dimensions for search results

Even better…

iOS App Update:  A new version of the Maven iOS app shipped this morning. Stability is improved, and lots of new features added: Search, 'My Posts', better deep link handling, iPad-specific layouts, “split stream” layout, better formatting in stories and messages. Enjoy, download, tell your friends, family, colleagues, frenemies, bowling league...

Important: we can give you a channel-specific download link, which sends users straight to your channel when they first launch the app.  Just contact pubsupport.

Congrats!  Check out the unique approach and beautifully crafted videos of, now live on Maven.

Video Survey: You know who you are... please take a moment to complete it. We are preparing tools and training to help you “amplify” your video presence - or to help you get started!

Thank you for being part of the Maven coalition.

Bill Sornsin, COO
Greg Witter, PR and Publisher Communications