Site News

  • Site Optimizations Added

    Hi everyone, I just wanted to let you know that I have been doing work to optimize various parts of the site. After my latest work: Blend images are now compressed in thumbnail views (homepage, blends list, etc) Various site resources have been minified and/or ...
  • Hi everyone, some of you may have been getting 500 errors if you tried to reset your password, register for a new account, or use the contact form. These issues stemmed from a failure with our mail server. As of right now, I believe the problem is solved, and will continu...
  • New Sorting Options

    Hi everyone! Many people have been asking for additional ways to sort blends, by Blender version, by blend license, etc. This was a feature that existed in the old version of the website but that I never got around to adding to the new version. I just wanted to let you kn...
  • Minor update

    Hi everyone! I just thought I'd give a little progress report on the site development. Since the launch of the new version, I have been working to keep the site more stable. As you all know, the launch was a little rocky, but it looks like many of the issues have been sol...
  • Hi everyone, As you all have noticed, the Blend Swap server has had some major issues since the new update. As of today, I have switched over to a new server and I hope that this fixes the problems. Tanks so much for your continued patience.
  • Hi guys, As many of you have noticed, there has been repeated downtime and errors on the site. This downtime is required every time I make a change to fix an error that has been reported. I'm trying to keep these to a minimum. I thank you for your patience while we get...
  • Say hello to version 6 of Blend Swap! John has been working for the last year re-writing the site from the ground up. A lot of things have changed, so lets go over what is new. New Site Changes: Removed Questions Removed R...
  • Hi guys, It has been a few months since we made the announcement that Blend Swap was looking for a new developer. Since then, I have joined the team and have been working on rebuilding the website from the ground up. Most of the features are complete, but there are still...