Privy - Product Updates

Feature and Bugfix Announcements

November 9, 2018

New and Improved 😎

  • Added the ability to save and use email templates in newsletters and abandoned carts.
  • Added coupon code support for abandoned cart emails.
  • Added validation when saving an email with placeholder images.
  • You can now test a linked account to determine if it is still valid.

Fixed 🔧

  • Fixed a rare issue where contacts don’t receive the autoresponder after signing up for a campaign, if the contact was previously deleted.

November 2, 2018

New and Improved 😎

  • Cart value changes now appear in the user timeline for BigCommerce stores.
  • You can now edit the default “from address” for all emails in Settings -> Sender Options.
  • Streamlined and simplified the recipes selector.

Fixed 🔧

  • Fixed only being able to see the first 10 MailChimp interest categories and interests.
  • Fixed occasional broken segment selector when editing newsletter custom audiences.
  • Fixed Delivra email sync not working after Delivra introduced a redirect.
  • Fixed uncaught error syncing to a deactivated Bronto account.

October 26, 2018

New and Improved 😎

  • You can now target newsletters based on whether a contact is (or isn’t) in a country.
  • You can now target newsletters to contacts who have not signed up for a campaign.
  • You can now target display campaigns based on whether a visitor’s identity is known (or not known).
  • A/B test experiments can now optimize for view to signup ratio (in addition to participant to signup ratio).
  • Improved accuracy of attribution for abandoned cart emails.
  • User settings are now consolidated under ‘My Information.’
  • Improved overall API performance and speed of Smile.io sync

Fixed 🔧

  • Fixed an error displaying failures when a CSV import partially succeeds, but with many errors.
  • Fixed some targeting issues with in-dashboard announcements.

October 19, 2018

New and Improved 😎

  • Added improved abandoned cart email stats overview.
  • Thank-you Page: Added new {{ signup.copyable_coupon_code }} personalization variable that offers click-to-copy functionality for coupon codes. This feature is in early preview.

Fixed 🔧

  • Fixed an error when loading recent signup events in Zapier, when a signup references a customer that has been deleted.
  • Fixed custom fields not appearing in the personalization dropdown when editing emails in HTML designer.
  • Fixed a bug causing certain tab configurations to block elements near them from being clickable.

October 12, 2018

New and Improved 😎

  • Added region targeting and zip code targeting for display campaigns.
  • Added support for HTML elements in banner displays.
  • Shopify: Changes to a contact’s cart value are now recorded in the user timeline.

Fixed 🔧

  • Fixed custom fields not appearing in the personalization dropdown when editing an autoresponder or email sequence.
  • Fixed a bug causing input to disappear when entering certain values into the coupon editor.
  • Fixed a bug preventing A/B tests from being created on a campaign results page.

October 5, 2018

New and Improved 😎

  • Added new stats to abandoned cart beta, including recovered carts.
  • Email editor now supports youtube videos and social icons.
  • [Growth only] Added limited support for including custom fields when importing contacts for the first time from a CSV.
  • Reorganized settings to a new emails section.

Fixed 🔧

  • Fixed a bug where test emails in the abandoned cart system would use the wrong subject.
  • Fixed an intermittent bug in Shopify integration that could allow campaigns to be loaded from deactivated duplicate accounts.
  • Fixed 500 error when visiting an invalid landing page.
  • Fixed some Mailchimp error handling issues.

September 28, 2018

New and Improved 😎

  • Added ability to target display campaigns by order count
  • Added support for button and html elements in bar displays
  • Added support for email capture recipes

Fixed 🔧

  • Elements on banner displays should now appear in the correct order in display builder

September 21, 2018

New and Improved 😎

  • Added support for automated abandoned cart emails
  • Added campaign targeting by item(s) in a customer’s cart
  • Added email preview to newsletter results page
  • Added support for creating an announcement campaign from a recipe

Fixed 🔧

  • Save button in the abandoned cart email editor is no longer disabled if no changes have been made
  • Unchecking the “Form Enabled” checkbox in the campaign builder correctly disables the display form
  • Image Link input in the display builder can be successfully edited

Abandoned Cart Emails Beta Changelog

All notable changes to the Abandoned Cart Emails BETA will be documented in this file.

2018-10-01

Added
  • Email Delivery and Email Engagement reports for abandoned cart emails are now available!
Fixed
  • A test email’s subject line now matches the subject line configured in Email Settings.
  • Setting the “Hours since last seen” to a value greater than 23 no longer shows the wrong number upon saving changes.

2018-09-20

Fixed
  • Abandoned cart emails are now ordered consistently, sorted by most recently created.

2018-09-18

Fixed
  • Improved support for registering BigCommerce cart updates.

2018-09-17

Fixed
  • Email Content Editor now able to save changes.
  • Improve the accuracy of the “Emails sent” stat.

2018-09-14

Fixed
  • Fix emails to only send if the customer’s cart value still matches the criteria specified in the “Minimum cart value” setting.

September 14, 2018

New and Improved 😎

  • Added ability to target displays to users who have seen or signed up to any campaign.
  • Added new results charts to fixed date emails.

Fixed 🔧

  • Multiple test emails can no longer be accidentally sent in quick succession.
  • Resolved minor sync regressions for MailChimp.