Be sure to not miss out on new features and improvements!
🎬Greatly improved the quality of embeds (videos, sheets).
Resolved issues with size and position of embedded content.
Content served on non-secure protocol (HTTP) are no longer embedded.
Embedding SVG images is now possible
The embedding process is now visible thanks to a loading indicator
🐞Fixed failures of the GitHub import when page titles or descriptions were too long.
🐞Fixed selection issues when double or triple-clicking to select.
🐞Fixed insertion of links without specifying a protocol (like
🐞Fixed a bug when creating a team from a space's settings.
🐞Fixed a bug that would crash the app when resolving conflicts and deleting a block using Backspace.
🔓Fixed a bug that could reveal to the user the password he/she entered during sign-up and sign-in. The risk for people affected by this bug was that someone peeking at their screen during sign-up or sign-in could see the password that was entered. All passwords are still encrypted and then hashed by GitBook.
Fixed a bug with the GitBook trademark that would crash the page for anyone visiting content made with GitBook, without being logged in.
👤It is now possible to create spaces under your personal account! You do not have to create an Organization for these spaces, but you won't be able to invite people to collaborate on them as long as they are under your personal account.
Fixed PHP syntax highlighting.
⚠️Errors when saving a draft are now properly displayed. In the past, it would just do nothing, so you could be misdirected as to whether your changes were saved.
🦋Fixed syntax highlighting in code blocks that was no longer visible for most languages.
🐞Fixed alert banners appearing the mobile menu and the space's settings menu.
🐞Fixed an error that would prevent saving your changes after canceling a conflict resolution.
🐞Fixed a bug that would make formatting (such as bold and italic) very hard to escape when using Markdown syntax.
🐞Fixed crashes when hitting Enter inside a content tab item's title.
🦊Added a warning to our dear Firefox users who are trying to edit content on GitBook. Read our blog post about it.
⛔️Added a warning when you are above the usage limits granted by your current plan.
🐞Fixed a bug when exporting to GitHub some lists inside tables
🐞Fixed a bug that would remove your existing membership to organizations when you joined a new organization using Single-Sign-On.
You can now expand a page and its children in the general Table of Content without navigating to the page.
Links to custom domains that are no longer used will now respond with a 404 Not Found error.
A series of various fixes for bugs introduced in the previous release, including private spaces returning a 404 Not Found error instead of redirecting to login.
Here's a big one:
🔗You can now generate a shareable links for your private spaces. Share this secret link to people you want to be able to read your private content.
👨🎨New design for the table of contents in the sidebar! It's prettier, smoother, and easier to edit than ever.
🛎The GitHub synchronization is now correctly triggered if you updated nothing but your
🗝Making a space private now correctly clear any trace of it from our servers cache, ensuring the content was public can no longer be served publicly. Before, it would take some time before cached content would stop being served.
🦆You can now migrate from the legacy GitBook even if your repository had another branch than
master as default branch.
🐞Fixed a bug that prevented reconfiguring which branches are synchronized with GitHub.
🐞Fixed missing borders for tables in Firefox.
🐞Fixed GitHub export of tables containing lists. They are now exported as HTML to be Markdown compliant.
🤭Fixed drag and drop of pages, that was no longer working since the last release.
🥂You can now resolve change conflicts inside GitBook! We even wrote an article for you.
🛠We searched and destroyed a bug that prevented a lot of writers to publish their drafts.
🖼Sharing a space on the social media now shows a thumbnail even if the space has no logo.
👥If you are invited to an organization, you won't have to step through our phone verification protective process.
✨We have greatly improved copying and pasting around tables.
💳Fixed an error that would not migrate an organizations' subscription to the new version.
💅Fixed a few design glitches: profile menu on mobile and overlapping "Edit on GitHub" button, among other things.
🛠Fixed a few issues: an error with the right table of content, invalid selection when inserting a new list and the dashboard space popover, among other things.
✉️You can now insert
🔎The option to make your space unlisted is now a sub-option of public spaces.
🛠Fixed an issue that prevented some user accounts to be deleted.
☎️We have restored the Sign Out button in the phone verification page, so that you're not locked into an unconfirmed account.
📂We have reorganized the space settings in more logical sections. Feels good!
🎨We made a new and shiny color picker for your space, so you can choose that ONE color among 16 millions.
🖼We also redesigned the space logo uploader, so you can drop that
⚠️The GitHub sync errors in your spaces are now more detailed. This should help you understand better what's going wrong.
⏰We delayed the end of the beta to 15 of September, to give you some more rest.
💬Fixed a permission error that hindered the Slack integration
🛠You can now properly examine the details of your SSO configuration when you've enabled it.
💵Some invoices could not be generated when using coupons. This is fixed.
🏎We optimized the dashboard for people with legacy organization to migrate.
🛠Fixed a bug that prevented exporting tables to GitHub.
🛠Fixed a bug when importing links inside links from Markdown.
💖Tables received a lot of deserved love! They were arguably terrible to edit. Now editing them should be really smoother... and prettier!
🎛Lists styles can now be toggled from their controls.
ℹ️You can now change hint styles by clicking their icon directly. This should save you some precious time!
🌳Can't choose which GitHub branches to sync? We now offer an option to sync them all, no questions asked!
🔗Revamped the link insertion with a cleaner and easier to use design
🖼 Images and files can be reused (and deleted) with the assets manager
💬Intercom Integration is now live !
#️⃣Fixed an issue with exporting
file blocks to GitHub
Greatly improved inline insertion menu (for inline math & image)
Allow (multiple) lists and paragraphs in table cells
🔢Math (TeX) -
🌄Inline images -
🔗Redesign page links (design and editing UX)
📝Fix the "Edit this page" button from the right column
⛹️♀️Fix the "Teams" page when accessed from a space
🎲Fix the restore popup appearing sometimes for no reason
👾Fix a design glitch in the onboarding preview
✂️Fix pasted code formatting
📝Draft by default workflow (also lays ground for conflict resolution UI)
🐛Fix grey background when pasting code into other apps (e.g: GMail)
💳Improve billing UI
🇪🇺GDPR stuff (data export, ...)
📦View archived drafts (closed or merged)
#️⃣Allow pasting markdown into editor
⤴️Add redirects for old
#️⃣Allow editing header IDs (to override auto-generated IDs)
🎨New hint design (warning/info/...)
🔄GitHub sync: export title/description even for pages with no content
🔐Allow org admins to transfer ownership to another user
🎨Redesign images, allow aligning left or centering
🎨Refresh embeds design
🎨Refresh page template designs
🚀Improve editor perfs
🎆 Support inline images (mixed with text)
🚀 Faster pre-rendered pages (cached by CDN)
🚀 Reduce latency of initial page load / connection by optimizing DNS
🐛 Fix anchor links with non-latin characters
✏️ Major improvements to editing controls & command palette
Fixed an error when selecting or deleting embeds
Fixed an error when pressing Enter after having selected images.
A bunch of internal changes, so... nothing visible from your end 😉
We are encountering jobs and requests timeouts for some large content. We have put in place a few measures to mitigate these timeouts until we find a fix.
Emojis (and other unicode characters) are now correctly parsed in their escaped HTML form.
Fixed no longer working syntax highlighting 🤭
🚀 Major update to our internal WYSIWYG engine, which should improve editing stability and performance.
Visiting a revoked invite link now properly inform that the invite was indeed revoked.
Fixed error with import of some Markdown tables
Fixed generated Open Graph meta tags (
🚫 Adjusted our spam protection system and added phone verification instead of blocking users detected as malicious.
Fixed errors coming from missing logos that prevented new project creation.
Fixed a bug that prevented an organization owners from adding himself/herself to a team.
Fixed a bug that prevented editing space header links.
Fixed a few UI errors that sneaked in the Billing settings section.
Further improved books migration stability 🛠
Fixed a bug when filling credit card infos.
Improved stability of the books migration process.
The new GitBook is released publicly as version 1.0.0 🚀🎉
Before that, the new version was still in a private Beta. But you can still check what happened during the Beta here: