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#BlackLivesMatter

A message from the Manga Read team. On May 25, Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin killed George Floyd by kneeling on his neck for over eight minutes. The brutality, which was captured on video, led to renewed #BlackLivesMatter protests around the US and world. Demands for justice from a vastly unjust and violent system are…

Account Suspension Notice

For a short time earlier, some users were met with a very ominous ‘account suspension’ message when trying to access Manga Read. Rest assured, this does mean users at all. In fact, the reason for this message is entirely on our end. Apparently there was an issue with the payment to our hosting provider. This…

DMCA and Other Thoughts for the New Year

Another year has come and gone; like many people, we find the New Year to be a good time for reflection on the past, and thoughts for the future. Here at Manga Read, we have been receiving a lot of DMCA requests from Google. So far they are only targeting search results, but it’s entirely…

Search Issues Have Hopefully Been Resolved

We’ve known for some time that there were certain issues with site search. Unfortunately, the source of the problems were difficult to track down, due to many different plugins and frameworks that were never designed to work together. However, we believe we have finally fixed the remaining issues, and searching should be working properly again….

The Issues With the Reader Have Been Resolved

We believe we have resolved the errors in the reader. We had to update some frameworks; hopefully it won’t introduce new bugs. If you continue to experience any errors, please let us know.

Issues in the Manga Reader

We have received several reports of users being unable to access the reader. After investigating and checking the server logs, we were unable to detect anything unusual. We will continue to investigate the issue. In the meantime, please report any issues, with the name of the series. We are working on an update our report…

Weekly Maintenance Completed 2019/12/27

Weekly maintenance for 2019/12/27 has been completed. Several bugs were fixed, including an issue with search that was introduced with the last maintenance. We always hope that no experiences 404 errors, but if you do, hopefully you’ll find it a bit more useful now. That’s all for this week.

Upcoming Maintenance on 2019/12/27

We will be undergoing routine maintenance at 21:00 2019/12/27. This is mainly a bugfix release, with several fixes to layout and search pages. The maintenance should be completed by 22:00.

CDN Migration and Backup Restore from 2019/12/05

As always, we have good news and bad news. The good news is that we were able to migrate successfully to the new CDN. We had reached the resource limits of our old CDN, and were unable to upload any new chapters. The bad news is that we were forced to restore the site from…

Emergency CDN Overloaded

We have some extremely bad news. We have exceeded the limits of our CDN, which means we cannot upload any new chapters. We are contacting other CDN providers, and will make a migration as soon as possible. Due to the amount of data involved, the whole process will take several days at minimum. We apologise…

Weekly Maintenance Completed 2019/12/02

Routine maintenance has been completed. As outlined in an earlier post, we rolled out several new features, including Facebook login and commenting. Although extensive testing was done, it’s impossible to test every use case. If you see something not working as intended, please let us know. We hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving, Black Friday…

Upcoming Maintenance 2019/12/02

We will be undergoing routine maintenance at 21:00 2019/12/02. This is a feature release, with some new and exciting things. We’ve been testing extensively, and are finally ready to roll out social login. For now, Facebook is the only available social, we may add more in the future. For new users All new users will…

Black Friday and the Neverending Holiday Sales

Only one more day until Black Friday, and the official start of the holiday shopping season. Retailers are going to do their best to get into your wallet. But just because you’re shopping for friends and loved ones doesn’t mean you can’t pick up a few things for yourself as well. It’s easier than ever…

Ads and the Future of Manga Read

No one likes ads, we get it. Recent studies have shown that around 30% of all internet users now use ad blockers. This number is not surprising, considering the sheer volume of ads found online today. Many sites are crammed full of obnoxious, auto video ads, and people are tired of it. However, the sad…

Emergency Maintenance Completed 2019/11/19

The emergency maintenance was completed successfully. Thanks for your patience and understanding.

Emergency Maintenance on 2019/11/19

We will be performing emergency maintenance at 15:00 EST. This maintenance should be completed by 16:00 EST. The website will be unavailable during this period; we apologise for the inconvenience.