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Maintenance on 01/16/2015

Website update We have scheduled an upgrade of Thumbalizr & Browshot on Friday January 16th, 2014 at 8:30pm PST until 11:30pm PST. We expect about 30 minutes of downtime. During this time, the website and the API may return errors.

This is the first step in upgrading our database to a cluster of 3 database servers. Another maintenance window will be scheduled 2 weeks later.

We will post updates on this post during the maintenance window.

Jan 7, 2015 • Tags: maintenance

Best Wishes for 2015

Thank you for supporting Thumbalizr.

We were very happy to welcome Thumbalizr users in 2014. We spent most of the year integrating Thumbalizr into the Browshot platform. We are looking forward to 2015 to bring Thumbalizr to the next level. Stay tune for more updates on our service. We wish everybody a great holiday.

All Thumbalizr users have 50 credits to use at Browshot (use your Thumbalizr username and password). Try Browshot in 2015!

Best Wishes,
Julien Sobrier, Founder of Browshot

Jan 1, 2015

New limits for free users

HTTPS enabled In order to provide a good service to all users, we are putting limits for free users. The limits are subjects to change and are displayed at https://api.thumbalizr.com/:

  • Unregistered users (no API key): 8 new screenshots within 5 minutes per IP address
  • Free users (with API key): 15 new screenshots within 5 minutes per API key

The large majority of users is well below these limits. There is no rate limit for silver and gold members.

May 7, 2014 • Tags: API

Thumbalizr supports HTTPS

HTTPS enabled Thumbalizr.com and all of its sub-domains now support HTTPS. We suggest all users to start using secure connections to protect their sessions and API key:

This change was made possible by the recent back-end migration.

Apr 20, 2014

Migration of www.thumbalizr.com on 04/19 (COMPLETE)

Website update The last part of Thumbalizr to be migrated is the main website. This will be done Saturday nigh, 04/19 at 9pm PST. All accounts and preferences will be migrated.

Apr 15, 2014 • Tags: maintenance