We generally release new features and bug fixes around 3 pm PT, but that time is likely to vary. If you're not yet seeing these updates in your account, treat yourself to a little snack break and check back in a bit.

There are a ton of updates included in this release. Use the quick links below to navigate through the details:

What's New?

  • All-New Analytics Dashboards (Beta). We are so excited to release a brand new set of analytics dashboards to help you track, benchmark, and measure your adoption and engagement. This toolset is built to arm your team with the numbers you need to support all of your strategic communication efforts. Learn more about analytics.

    This toolset is still in beta as we work to tweak and refine the data displayed throughout. So we can build to fit your needs, we'd love to know what you think! Share your ideas, feedback, and wishlists with us at support@haystackteam.com.

  • Private Links. Haystack private links are a wonderful space for you to save links to the tools, dashboards, or websites that only you as the author can see. They can also be used as a staging area for links that you'd like to share in a group in the future. Learn more about private links.

  • Celebration Notifications. Starting today, you'll receive notifications when your manager or direct reports—or anyone else you choose!—are celebrating a birthday or work anniversary so you can celebrate their special day! Customize your celebration notifications.

What's Fixed?

  • Group owners are not able to view post analytics

  • Issues uploading and embedding large video files

  • Small UI bugs on the Customize Navigation admin page

  • Intermittent errors when uploading users via .csv file

  • Errors when clicking through a glossary term @-mention

  • Intermittent blank pages when clicking through custom navigation links

  • Upcoming anniversaries dashboard card not displaying correct user list

  • Various small content editor fixes

Mobile App Updates

Download our mobile apps for iOS and Android to use Haystack on the go.

Bugs Fixed on Mobile

  • Intermittent issues signing in with OneLogin SAML

  • Issues joining groups

  • Small UI fixes to search results pages

  • Various small UI improvements to custom navigation and dashboard cards

Change Management Email Template for Private Links

Hi team,

I'm excited to share a brand new toolset available to you on <<your Haystack workspace name>>: Private Links!

Private links will give each of you the ability to save links for yourself on the platform. It's a great place for you to save links to the tools, dashboards, or websites you visit regularly.

  • Private links can only be seen by you as the author

  • You can create as many private links as you'd like

  • Private links are housed right alongside our company and group link for quick access all in one place.

You can learn all about private links here: Creating and Managing Private Links. Or simply give it a try by clicking the Create button at the top right corner of your <<Haystack Workspace Name>> window.

Please let me know if you have any questions. Have a wonderful rest of your day,

<<Your Name>>

Change Management Email Template for Celebration Notifications

Hi team,

I'm excited to share a fun <<Workspace Name>> update with you! Starting today, you'll start receiving notifications when your manager and direct reports are celebrating a birthday or work anniversary.

You're welcome to customize these notifications in your <<Workspace Name>> account preferences. Learn how here!

Please let me know if you have any questions.
Have a wonderful rest of your day,

<<Your Name>>

We hope you love these new features as much as we do. If you have questions, please don't hesitate to reach out at support@haystackteam.com.

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