October Release Notes – 2021

Here’s a look at the changes and updates made to BuildFire over the last month:

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Free Text Questionnaire

  • Deployed new question type — Time
  • Time allows you to ask questions like, “what time do you want to…?”
  • Deployed new question type — Duration
  • Duration lets you ask questions that can be reported in hours, minutes, or seconds

Document Manager Stats

  • Ability to set different Free Text Questionnaires for Document Manager Stats
  • This allows users to answer a different questionnaire using the same Document Manager Stats each day


  • Small UI Enhancements
  • The YouTube descriptions now support new formatting, including clickable links and clickable hashtags

WYSIWYG Enhancements

  • tinyMCE — Context Menu & Toolbar cleanup
  • Image Library enhancements
  • More context menu actions
  • WYSIWYG inherits branding designs

New Plugin — Media Center Manual Playlist

  • Companion plugin to Media Center Manual plugin
  • Allows users to save media items (like video and audio) from multiple instances of Media Center Manual to a single global playlist

Media Center Manual

  • Allow admin to set autoplay delay
  • Allow user to add all media to playlist
  • Allow user to remove all media from playlist
  • Cleaned up UI and animations


  • TypeForm made changes on their platform that broke its compatibility with BuildFire
  • Our team made updates to fix and maintain the compatibility
  • Now TypeForm opens in apps in a new way

Nic Hughart

Nic is the VP of Sales at BuildFire. He's a proven sales leader with 20+ years of experience in SMB, MM & ENT level sales markets, with more than a decade in the SaaS segment. Nic specializes in leadership, hiring, training, developing, and optimizing growing sales teams.