Search Preview Boxes
We just pushed a change that should make finding the right flash card set a little easier now, which was needed since we now have over 2.5 million sets to choose from. When browsing any search results, such as our German Flashcards page, you'll notice that you can see a quick "preview" whe…

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Posted by July 28, 2010 · View post
Champion boxes, Scatter high scores, and other improvements
Great news! We've been hard at work on some new features to make studying on Quizlet more competitive and more fun. Scatter, like Space Race, now saves your scores to a high score list each time you play, allowing you to track your scores and compete against your friends and classmates! (The above…

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Posted by July 23, 2010 · View post
Quizlet signs up its millionth user!
I'm happy to report that Quizlet just recently had its millionth registered user sign up. That's 1,000,000 people that have joined Quizlet! This is great news because even though we've helped a lot of students already, we have big plans and want to reach as many people as we can in our mission to be…

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Posted by July 15, 2010 · View post
Line breaks now supported, faster page times
Line breaks! We listened to your feedback, and recently pushed a new feature that allows you to enter line breaks in your flashcards by pressing "enter" when typing a definition. This is useful when you want to make a long definition a little more organized. Speed! We also made some chang…

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Posted by June 10, 2010 · View post
Larger font sizes for some languages; image search option
We just launched two new features! When you search, you'll see a new Sets with Images button that allows you to filter by sets with images only. If you know you want to study with pictures, you can limit search results to just those sets. Remember, you can also look for the camera icon to identify…

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Posted by May 11, 2010 · View post
5 miscellaneous end-of-April improvements
Some recent miscellaneous improvements you may be pleased to know about: Bugfixes and preventing data loss. We've made the process of creating and editing sets much more robust. In rare cases, some users lost some of their terms if something went wrong during the saving process. Recent changes grea…

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Posted by April 30, 2010 · View post
Free image uploading through May 3rd
We've had a great response to image uploads since they launched in February, with lots of people making really creative and useful image flash card sets. For some examples, see our Find Flashcards page (keep hitting refresh and the sets change). So we decided since its almost finals season, everybod…

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Posted by April 23, 2010 · View post
More good iPhone news (including images!)
"Flashcard Touch" update Agilis Lab, makers of the "Flashcard Touch" iPhone app, have released a major update to their already excellent app. This update includes: Support for images from Quizlet sets. Study your Quizlet picture flashcards on your iPhone or iPod Touch, including…

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Posted by April 19, 2010 · View post
The set page gets a refresh!
(screenshot from a list of famous people) This afternoon we launched a new design of the Quizlet set page, with the goal of making it more intuitive and more visually appealing. While the old design looked pretty nice, there was a lot of wasted space and some key features were not very obvious. Thi…

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Posted by Andrew March 29, 2010 · View post
Post on Quizlet's Facebook Fan Page to win free Quizlet PLUS upgrade
Quizlet has a new Facebook Fan Page -- you should become a fan, and help spread the word about Quizlet by inviting your friends to do the same! Write on our wall and tell us why you love Quizlet, or post a photo to our Facebook wall showing your favorite part of Quizlet. If you're feeling extra cre…

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Posted by March 24, 2010 · View post
iPhone App Featuring Quizlet Breaks the Top 15 on App Store!
Wow! Flashcard Touch, the iPhone App (App Store link) featuring Quizlet developed by Agilis Labs using the Quizlet API, has rocketed to unimagined popularity since we wrote about their free March promotion on Monday. How popular? The app is currently the top free education app in the iTunes App Sto…

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Posted by March 5, 2010 · View post
Flashcard Touch (iPhone app for Quizlet) is free in March
We've heard feedback from many users who all want the same thing: the ability to study Quizlet flash cards on the iPhone and iPod Touch. We are excited to announce that this can be done! While we have not released an official "Quizlet iPhone app", there are several third-party developers…

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Posted by March 1, 2010 · View post
Introducing Quizlet Plus (with Image Uploading and Unlimited Groups)
We're excited to announce today's launch of Quizlet Plus, which includes the ability to upload and add your own images to your flash cards to study! It also enables you to create and join unlimited groups, which is useful for school and teachers. And you get to use Quizlet without seeing ads. Think…

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Posted by Andrew February 17, 2010 · View post
We've hired a full time developer, and image uploading is coming very soon
Hey all. Andrew here. It's been a busy December and January for Quizlet. I have a few important announcements. [ First and most importantly is that we've just hired our first full-time developer and product manager, Phil Freo (seen above with me at the Crunchies awards). Phil recently graduated coll…

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Posted by Andrew January 19, 2010 · View post
Happy Birthday, Andrew!!!
This is my first post on the Quizlet blog, and I want to use it to wish Andrew Happy Birthday (it was yesterday). I called him yesterday, thinking I'd just get his voicemail since he's super busy with school this week. I was going to sing happy birthday on his voice mail. But then he picked up, but…

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Posted by December 11, 2009 · View post
Quizlet celebrates its fourth birthday with a CEO and 20 million impressions per month.
Four years ago I created Quizlet in my living room as a way to study French more efficiently. Today, it's easily world's largest flashcard studying site (despite what others say :) ), with over 1 million unique visitors per month and the world's largest database of flashcards, with over 42 million…

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Posted by Andrew November 28, 2009 · View post
Quizlet has fantastic growth -- needs maintenance
Every day for the last couple weeks has been a record traffic day for us at Quizlet. It's awesome to see so many people using Quizlet -- we now have over 500,000 registered users and 3,000+ new ones per day. Quizlet users have uploaded more than 33,000,000 flashcards. Our traffic has grown 80% just…

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Posted by Andrew September 15, 2009 · View post
Study with images on Quizlet (!!!)
Today we're announcing some major new functionality on Quizlet: image-based studying. It's been one of our all-time most requested features, so we're super excited to make it available to every one. On Quizlet so far, everything has been plain text: you type in a word, and you type in a definition.…

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Posted by Andrew August 6, 2009 · View post
Announcing the Quizlet API
It's been awhile since I've updated the blog, so it might be hard to believe that a lot of work has gone into Quizlet since the last post. We've made the Quizlet search engine a ton better, we've added some exciting new technology that does voice recognition (more on that later), and made a lot of p…

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Posted by Andrew June 29, 2009 · View post
Lots of improvements and a new donation page
Hey! We have lots of improvements to announce today! In random order: We’ve started a donations page to let Quizlet users who appreciate our free service to donate towards future improvements to Quizlet. If you find Quizlet useful, please consider donating $10 or more. Donating will also remove all…

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Posted by Andrew March 30, 2009 · View post