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  • 2024/02/29

    FulfillmentCheckoutAdmin APIThemesPaymentsSettings

    New Features

    • Introducing support for AirWallex, a new payment gateway for bankcard payments specializing in cross-border payments around the world.
    • Tracked shipment events can now be uploaded to a new Fulfillment Events API that broadens order life-cycle tracking and reporting capabilities all the way to delivery.
    • Theme developers can now query store objects with a more flexible and powerful where template tag that allows object types, lookup expressions, and variables to passed into.
    • Merchants can now configure storefront Customer Accounts to enable or restrict customers from self-managing their subscription next renewal dates or recurring schedule. 
    • The storefront checkout flow now has a more optimized flow for digital only orders that do not require shipping addresses or shipping methods.

    Improvements

    • Email sending domain setup flow has been simplified and improved to ease the setup of new email sending domains.
    • Subscription action modals have been updated to be standard modals for improved UX and consistency.
    • Campaigns App now uses the latest Admin API version 2024-04-01 for all of its interaction with the store platform when creating orders.
    • We now track events on subscriptions when the associated payment method is updated by the customer in their storefront account.

    Bug Fixes

    • Fixed a few edge cases with Campaigns API rate limiting to improve rate limit handling while under attack.
    • Fixed a typo in store API for correctness.
    • Fixed an issue with cloning campaigns to always select the proper gateway group.
  • 2023/2/15

    SubscriptionsThemesPaymentsProducts

    New Features

    • Introducing Klarna and iDeaL Payments through Stripe as alternative payment methods.  These methods can now be enabled on the store checkout and Admin API payment flows.
    • Storefront Themes have been migrated to use a new GraphQL Storefront API, with the storefront sidecart now able to be controlled by themes, unlocking it for customization.
    • Product Variants (child products) can now be created and managed through the Admin API.

    Improvements

    • Content "excerpts" have been removed across the platform in an effort to make the UI more clear and easier to use.
    • The subscription renewal process has had several improvements to handle more edge case scenarios preventing renewal orders being created incorrectly.
    • All "Advanced" search buttons have now be renamed to "Filters" for improved UI clarity and consistency.

    Bug Fixes

    • Improved Checkout CSS to fix minor display issues on Firefox.
    • Fixed an edge case that caused an Order to not be created after a successful PayPal transaction.
    • Fixed an issue causing the available Apps to not show all.

     

  • 2022/11/15

    CheckoutThemesStorefrontPaymentsProductsDashboard

    New Features

    • Customer Metadata fields can now be edited on the customer detail view providing more use cases for managing custom customer data.
    • Apple Pay is now an available Payment Method filter on Orders, Transactions, as well as being populated in the Transactions by Payment Method report.

    Improvements

    • Removed tabs and counts on Orders, Customers, Subscriptions, and Tickets for more clear UX improved page load times.
    • Product Categories are now available in storefront theme context for theme developers to create dynamic backend driven layouts with product categories.
    • Dashboard navigation has been streamlined for less clicks and an improved UX flow.
    • User lookup and validation on the Admin API has been improved to lookup existing customers by email (when passed) as the priority and ignoring the phone number to reduce the E.164 formatting requirements for API consumers.
    • Cart Checkout Links expiration has been updated to 90 days extending the amount of time available for automatic cart recovery.

    Bug Fixes

    • Fixed an issue with Support Emails not maintaining line breaks from the comment editor through to the email notification to users.
    • Fixed an edge case where Attribution for Agents was not shown on orders if no other attribution was present.
    • Fixed an edge case that prevented orders from being canceled if the product class had stock tracking setting changed since the order was created.
  • 2022/9/8

    Admin APIThemesStorefrontPaymentsApps

    New Features

    • Gateway credentials can now be updated through the dashboard allowing merchants to update existing gateway credentials without needing to create a new gateway.
    • 3DS optimized transactions and standard transactions that were downgraded (from 3DS) now have filters and icons to identify them in transaction logs.
    • Pages and Blog Posts now feature new SEO settings along with support using the {% seo %} tag in storefront theme templates allowing dashboard users to configure and optimize their on page SEO.
    • The dashboard theme editor now supports custom templates creation for Products, Pages, Funnels, and Blog Posts.

    Improvements

    • Gateways can be added (or removed) from Gateway Groups on the Gateway Settings view making it easier to manage which groups a gateway is included in.
    • Admin Order and Subscription APIs now support updating the shipping/billing addresses and attribution.
    • App installations on development stores are no longer tracked in the App installation activity events.
    • App name and version have been removed from App manifest.json as they are no longer required for the app installation flow.

    Bug Fixes

    • Fixed a performance issue with blog post rendering to improve load times.
    • Fixed a Product API serializer issue related to product images.
    • Fixed an issue in the checkout flow showing card types that from inactive gateways.
    • Fixed an issue with shipping price shown in the subscription preview bubble in the checkout flow.
  • 2022/6/13

    SubscriptionsThemesPaymentsReportsOrders

    New Features

    • It is now possible to configure gateways to use an Auth / Capture payment flow to delay the actual capture of the funds. This also introduced a new Payment status for orders to track payment statuses more granularly.
    • Our PayPal integration now supports Digital Goods to support the sale of items that do not require fulfillment and tracking codes to be uploaded.
    • We now have several new Subscription reports fro Subscriptions by UTM, by Funnel, by Affiliate to assist store admins with understanding subscription performance by marketing channels.

    Improvements

    • Theme Kit now uses Oauth to access the Admin API to support more robust and granular access to the API for theme development purposes.
    • Order Attribution data has now been denormalized to separate it from subscriptions so that editing a single order's attribution will not affect (unexpectedly) the subscription or other orders related to the subscription.
    • We've improved the Order Cancel action to support orders with mixed fulfillment requirements so that dashboard users can more easily manage these orders.
    • Support Macros can now be deleted allowing store admins to better manage their support macros.

    Bug Fixes

    • We've fixed an issue with tickets being created and not properly being stripped of all of the extra html content for the initial comment.
    • We've now removed the Subscriptions by Cancel Reason report in favor of relying on the Subscriptions by Cancelation dashboard widget which has been improved to have drill down links from the widget.
    • We've now revamped the webhook deactivation logic to be more robust and accommodating of real life scenarios where there is low volume of events or handle failing webhooks that start working again.
    • We've fixed an issue that allowed Oauth Tokens to be accessed more than once after they were created.
    • Fixed an issue funnel pages not showing the next page properly in the dashboard.
    • Fixed/improved the handling of orders with Paypal accounts that do not have an associated email address.
    • Fixed an issue with emails not showing properly on mobile devices.
    • Fixed an issue with store template variables not rendering in several places throughout the storefront.
    • File uploades are now validated on the themes admin api to prevent 500 errors from occuring when file sizes are too large.
    • Fix a UI bug that prevented products from being removed from ranges.