Skills release notes: November 2021

Tags: Skills

Explore all the recent updates to the Pluralsight Skills platform.

Learner releases


Now you have additional avenues for finding relevant content in the Browse category pages. To find these:

  1. Click Browse.
  2. Click a category under Explore (for example, Business Professional, Cloud, etc.).
  3. Click See all in [category].

“Featured in” section

Use this to find certification prep, hands-on practice, learning paths, and Skill IQs available in your selected topic.

“Newest Releases” and “Most Popular” section

Use this to find the newest content, and to see what’s trending in your selected topic.

“Learning Modalities” section

Use this to search relevant content by specific content type.

Certification prep center

Now you have two modes for viewing certification exam preps, making it easier to find the prep courses you need. To see the new viewing modes, go to the certification prep center, choose a certification, and click See all training plans.

Overview map

This view provides a hierarchical overview of the certifications.

Prep content

This view provides a short description of each certification in a list format.

Completion badges

Now whenever you complete a video course or lab, you’ll see a new badge in your trophy case (opens in new tab) under completion achievements.

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Leader releases

The Average skill ratings with distributions widget (formerly found on the Dashboard page) is upgraded and has a new home. The Skill IQ Distribution by Subject widget can be found on the Inventory analytics page. It includes much richer data and interactivity than its predecessor. For example, you can hover over a subject in the left-hand list to see its respective data.

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If you need help, please contact Pluralsight Support.