Curious about the changes we make to Flipgrid? Check here for new features and bug fixes!


November 16, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin and Student Side

New:

    - Flipgrid and Remind have partnered to make student engagement and sharing even easier! Just click the share button in the Flipgrid Admin to try this cool new feature. Visit the blog to find out more!

Fixed:

    - Educators can now download replies in the Admin.

    - Other improvements to make Flipgrid faster, more secure, and all-around better!

November 13, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Android 6.4.1

Fixed:

    - Crash when viewing transcript.

November 7, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

New:

    - Improvements to the video player - moving us closer to a more accessible Flipgrid. Look for more improvements in the very near future!

    - Discovery Library is now sorting by the date added so you can see the latest and greatest additions!

    - We know how much you love your badges so we made it easier to find them. Just click your name in the upper right hand corner of the Admin > Achievements.

 

Fixed:

    - Transitioning to the next video while in fullscreen mode looked a bit broken. Fixed that!

    - Improvements to the Topic video uploader on mobile devices.

    - Some other really nice bug fixes and improvements.

November 2, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid iOS & Android 6.4

    - We know it can be quite tedious to enter your personal deets every time you submit a video. Now you can set your profile (first name, last name and email address) and the submission step will be pre-populated with your information.

    - Response and reply playback got a nice little makeover. Reply to videos and show off that horizontal scrolling dexterity!

    - Other minor (but pretty awesome) bug fixes and improvements.

October 30, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin Side

New:

    - Explore the all-new Discovery Library to share and find Topic templates from educators all over the globe. Visit our blog to learn more!

    - Make it easier to connect with fellow Flipgrid educators by adding your social media profile to your bio via Account Settings.

October 17, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

New:

    - Animal and food stickers! And to celebrate our new explorer series, we've added some brain-related stickers in the Featured category. Visit Flipgrid.com/brains to find out more!

October 16, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

Fixed:

    - Fixed an issue where users were always being logged our of their account in mobile browsers.

    - Fixed  the bug where you couldn't open the iOS app via the Canvas app.

Flipgrid iOS 6.3.1

Fixed:

    - Fixed an issue where iPads were sometimes crashing when launching the app.

    - Fixed that pesky bug where the audio of your video would continue playing after submission.

October 11, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

New:

    - One users can now move and duplicate topics and videos!

    - Video playback fixes and improvements.

October 5, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

New:

    - Introducing Ideas: an open space for students to share quick, impromptu thoughts or ideas with their classmates on current events, announcements, class assignments, or anything! To learn more, visit our blog.

    - Last name first. We made sorting by name easier in the Admin.

    - Increased imported video file size to 250MB.

 

Fixed:

    - Improved video upload stability.

    - Moving a response via the Quickview was all kinds of broken. We fixed that.

Flipgrid iOS 6.3

New:

    - Introducing Ideas: an open space for students to share quick, impromptu ideas with their classmates on current events, announcements, class assignments, or anything!

    - Video playback fixes and improvements.

Flipgrid Android 6.3.0

New:

    - Introducing Ideas: an open space for students to share quick, impromptu ideas with their classmates on current events, announcements, class assignments, or anything!

October 2, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid iOS 6.2

New:

    - We’ve added a new set of stickers and a brand new sticker picker to the video recorder. Decorating your awesome video just got a lot easier!

Flipgrid Android 6.2

New:

    - We've added a new set of stickers for you to enjoy and improved a brand new sticker picker!

September 29, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

New:

    - Freshen up your selfie with our new set of stickers now neatly organized into fun categories!

    - We rearranged the Quickview with Feedback now front and center.

    - Added better detection of low or no audio. Now you will be presented with a friendly indicator if your microphone levels are too low.

September 21, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

New:

    - Editing your students’ video details is easier than ever. To edit a response, simply open the video and select the pencil icon to edit directly in the QuickView.

    - To celebrate our new Explorer series we’ve launched a new set of explorer-themed stickers! Visit https://flipgrid.com/fossils to find out more.

    - Now you can add a longer Grid purpose for your Grid (362 more characters to be exact). 

    - Happy badge sharing! Flipgrid badges are now shareable and downloadable via the Admin Dashboard. 

    - Your Account Settings page in the Admin is now better organized to make it more convenient to edit your account.

Fixed:

    - Our improved video uploader will retry your upload if your connection is bad and allow you to download your video if your connection is lost.

    - Sorting by name on the student side now goes A-Z on first sort.

September 7, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Student

Fixed:

    - Fully embedded videos no longer automatically play.

    - Minor bug fixes and improvements.

September 1, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

New:

    - Canvas users rejoice! Now you can connect an existing Grid to your Canvas course and grade your students' Flipgrid responses via SpeedGrader. Easy peasy.

    - Flipgrid One educators can now download videos from the Admin.

Fixed:

    - Improvements to the Flipgrid Admin when accessing via mobile browser.

    - Removing a topic attachment link from the topic wasn't always working, but now it is!

    - Other minor bug fixes and improvements.

Flipgrid iOS 6.0.1

New:

    - Canvas users can now view and record videos via the app.

Fixed:

    - Minor bug fixes and improvements.

Flipgrid Android 6.1.0

New:

    - Canvas users can now view and record videos via the app.

Fixed:

    - Minor bug fixes and improvements.

August 29, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

New:

    - Reply-as-Educator: Classroom educators can now reply to student responses within the admin! View a response and click the Replies tab to see the shiny new button.

    - Now you can set a Display Date to better organize topics in the grid.

    - Decorate to your heart's desire! Stickers and drawing now available on imported video thumbnails.

    - Flipgrid One educators can now add Featured Topic Attachments to topics.

    - Admins can now edit (or add) Response titles and links to video responses.

    - CodeZoom: Display your grid code loud and clear so eery student can see. Simply click the code on the top left of the student side.

Fixed:

    - Photos snapped in portrait no longer show up sideways in your profile pic. Whew that was dizzying!

    - That embarrassing "classroom" typo in the Admin. Thanks to Flipgrid Ambassador S. Fahey (and English teacher Deb) for the heads up.

    - Once logged in the admin on your handheld device it was really difficult to log out. We fixed it up.

    - Improved functionality for launch and freeze scheduling.

 

August 16, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid iOS 6.0.1

Fixed:

    - Just some minor bug fixes and improvements. No big deal!

Flipgrid Admin

    - Customized grid covers are now using 3:1 ratio. Looking good!

    - Minimum score for custom feedback criteria changed from 1 to 0.

Flipgrid Student

Fixed:

    - You can now search hashtags that were entered in all CAPS (or just simply Capitalized). #COOL #Cool

 

August 15, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin

Fixed:

    - Response links field now show when submitting a response on iOS and Android apps.

    - Grid and profile image cropper on mobile browsers no longer showing blank.

    - Now we show the grid link in the My Grids table when you're on your phone for easier access to the student side.

    - Frozen topics will now freeze and not hide. Phew!

 

August 14, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin

Fixed:

     - You can now move forward on the thumbnail step for imported topic videos on mobile browsers. 

     - Squashed that pesky bug where customized grid covers were not saving when the grid was updated.

 

August 11, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin

- Now you can add super long Featured Links when creating a topic (it's limited to 1024 characters so don't go too crazy now!)

 

August 10, 2017

 
 

Flipgrid Admin & Student

ALL-NEW FLIPGRID!!!!!