Changelog

Google Signin

We're very happy to announce we've just launched the ability to sign in to Boords using your Google account! Whether you already have a Boords account or are signing up for a new one, it's now even easier to sign in and start storyboarding. Find out more about this feature over in our help centre.

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cropping

Do you often find you need to tweak a storyboard frame after you've uploaded it? Well now you can, directly within Boords! Crop, rotate, scale and flip any of your storyboard frames, without leaving the app. Just click the "Resize & Crop" icon when hovering over a frame.

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You can now add comments to storyboards!

Invite your clients and teammates to comment on your work, and add your own notes without affecting the content of the storyboard itself. Another easy way to collaborate and make the storyboarding process as quick as it is slick.

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We've recently added two much-requested features geared around editing lots of frames at once, namely deleting and creating frames in batches.

To take advantage of the bulk delete function, select the frames you want to remove by holding command and clicking on the image for a given frame. Selected frames will appear lighter in colour and have a grey border around them. Then when you're ready, click "Delete selected" and you're done!

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You can also now create multiple frames by dragging images into your storyboard, even when the storyboard has existing frames. Simply drop images into the storyboard edit screen from your computer and they'll automatically be created as frames.

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Being able to output PDFs in different layouts has been one of the most requested features since Boords launched, and today we're delighted to announce that we've added three new PDF templates!

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In addition to the 3x2 layout which comes as standard, users with a Pro or Team plan can export their storyboards with four frames per page, two frames per page or one frame per page.

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We have some very exciting news: Boords now supports Teams! Try a Team plan for free and work with your teammates on the same storyboards!

Team users also benefit from the drawing tool and other Pro features, for the ultimate storyboarding experience. We’d like to extend a big THANK YOU to you, our users, for your amazing feedback, which has really helped us reach this point.

Go here now to get started for free. How exciting!

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Keep an eye on our Public Roadmap for more new features coming soon.

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With any of our paid accounts, you can now download all the frames and script from your storyboard in a handy zip file! Just click on the download icon in the top right-hand corner of the storyboard edit view.

Bulk download

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You can now get more Boords storyboards for free!

We'll give you an extra project (with 2 storyboards) for every friend you refer to Boords. To create a referral link just log into the app and click the "Get free Storyboards" link in the footer.

Invite a friend, get a free storyboard!

referrals

You can email a referral to a friend directly, or generate a URL to share wherever you wish. Good times!

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Duplicate and Move your Storyboards

We're delighted to be able to launch two much requested features today. You can now move your Storyboards between projects, and also duplicate an existing Storyboard within the same project. Both options can be found under a new dropdown menu on the Project dashboard.

Move Storyboard Screenshot

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Design refresh

We've updated the app with a whole new look and feel! Have a browse around the site and see what you think.

Export improvements

We've given the PDF & Shareable view layouts a makeover.

Better Frames

We've added the much-requested ability to duplicate Frames, and also to remove borders.

Bug fix

We've fixed a bug that prevented users from deleting the first version of a Storyboard. Phew!

Storyboard load times

We've improved Storyboard load times so you can get on with your super-slick storyboarding without delay.

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