See how Prodmake changes over time
March 18, 2022

Database overhaul

Prodmake has been re-written. Now underlying database and sync mechanism work the way we need to offer solid features. Most importantly, it’s fast. Wicked fast.

Now the focus is back on commerce. See what we’re working on in the roadmap.

November 21, 2021

Paid products, Publishing, Zen mode

Prodmake keeps getting better and is now getting closer to its original vision.

Zen Mode

🥳 New

  • Publishing documents as products
  • Charging for accessing documents (think books, courses, and other paywalled information)
  • Zen mode (writers love it)
  • Styled exports

🛠 Fixes

  • Better syncing for offline

Plus a bunch of other overhauled pieces here and there. More description details once Prodmake hits v1.0.

🧙 Coming up next

  • Search
  • Zettelkasten Graph
  • Versioning
November 7, 2021

New UI, Sharing & Export – Closed Alpha

Today is a day when Prodmake goes into closed alpha.

🥳 New

  • UI for workspaces, editor, and general elements like overlay and context menus
  • Sharing documents
  • Exporting documents to HTML and TXT
  • Example documents for demonstration (visible to anyone)
  • Workspace invitations and members control

🛠 Fixes

  • Faster context switching as all documents are cached

Plus lots of overhauled pieces here and there. More description details once Prodmake hits v1.0.

🧙 Coming up next

  • A much more sophisticated renderer for exports (styles, yay)
  • Versioning and other editor improvements
October 25, 2021

Workspaces, Collaboration – All Offline

Prodmake is now an offline-ready collaboration-friendly editor.

This update took longer and included lots of improvements. From now on, the cadence of updates will be on a bi-weekly basis.

🥳 New

  • Workspaces
  • Collaboration with cursors
  • Offline support as a Progressive Web App

🛠 Fixes

  • The editor is now 5x faster and can handle documents with 10k+ words
  • Over-the-air updates

Numerous fixes are too long to list here. More description details once Prodmake hits v1.0.

🧙 Coming up next

  • Permissions & Workspace Membership
September 28, 2021

Apple Silicon, Purchases & Performance

Prodmake keeps getting better.

🥳 New

  • Apple Silicon support
  • Replacing LevelDB with SQLite on the desktop (many pros but it’s noticeably faster)
  • Integrated files upload and offerings into structs
  • Performance improvements

🛠 Fixes

Editor received bugfixes and lots of dependencies were updated to provide better performance and less CPU consumption.

🧙 Coming up next

  • Progressive Web App (PWA) updates
  • Full offline support
September 22, 2021

Editor & UX Improvements

A much more stable build. I keep revising and improving the UI.

🥳 New

  • Copy & paste (plain Text & HTML)
  • Markdown export
  • Editor customization menus
  • Grid/Column layouts switch

🛠 Fixes

Editor received lots of bugfixes and is now much more stable overall.

  • Entity transforms
  • Inline blocks
  • Drag-n-drop

🔬 Research

  • Reactive embeds
September 14, 2021

Stable release

Functional build.

Closed beta ready.

September 5, 2021

Initial release

Initial build. Getting ready for continuous builds.