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Information about the SOTESHOP online store management program. New features, updates, helpful articles, how to manage an online store.

SOTESHOP 8.2.6 Online Store

SOTESHOP 8.2.6 Online Store

15/02/2024
A new version of the SOTESHOP 8.2.6 online store has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 48 improvements, including many new SOTE AI features using artificial intelligence such as: generating manufacturer descriptions, categories, new translations, and generating photos with AI. A new version of the cookies bar has also been released, related to Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager, regarding the change of consent mode - Consent Mode v2, as well as many other updates and improvements.
Generating Images for Blog with SOTE AI

Generating Images for Blog with SOTE AI

08/02/2024
A blog is an important element of an online store and it is worth sharing knowledge and information from the industry with customers. However, sometimes when adding a new post, we lack an illustration that would represent the topic. Now, artificial intelligence comes to the rescue. The visualization generation system, available in SOTE AI, will not only create a suitable image, but also read the written article and suggest a photo that fits the content.
Generate a manufacturer

Generate a manufacturer's description with SOTE AI

31/01/2024
We have added another feature to SOTE AI to assist with store management: generating a manufacturer's description with AI. Utilize the power of artificial intelligence to improve your store's operations. Try out the new feature for free.
New features of SOTE AI. Category description generation, new translations and AI positioning.

New features of SOTE AI. Category description generation, new translations and AI positioning.

18/01/2024
We have implemented new functionalities to our SOTE AI system, which is integrated with SOTESHOP. Thanks to these changes, it is possible to generate category descriptions by AI, translate new store elements, as well as create meta descriptions for positioning purposes. We encourage you to activate SOTE AI to fully utilize the potential of artificial intelligence in daily work, which will contribute to time savings and cost reduction.
Number of products sold and number of people viewing the product. Encourage customers to make purchases.

Number of products sold and number of people viewing the product. Encourage customers to make purchases.

16/01/2024
We have added new features to the SOTESHOP online store to support sales: the number of products sold on the card and the number of people who viewed a given product. Both features use the so-called social proof, which builds customer trust and motivates them to make purchases. Take advantage of the new features and increase the effectiveness of sales.
SOTESHOP 8.2.5 Online Store

SOTESHOP 8.2.5 Online Store

09/01/2024
A new version of the SOTESHOP 8.2.5 online store has been released. Since the last update, we have implemented a total of 57 improvements, including an updated integration with Allegro, integration with the SOTE AI artificial intelligence system, which allows for generating descriptions, data, and translations using AI, additional features related to product interest, updated integration with Ceneo, and many more.
New default cookie consent settings

New default cookie consent settings

05/01/2024
In the latest update, version 8.2.5, the default appearance of the cookie bar has been changed. This change aims to adapt the default cookie settings to Google requirements, EU law, and to better manage data. Find out how the change in the cookie bar affects Google ADS ads and Google Analytics entry analysis.
How to create a good product description with AI in an online store?

How to create a good product description with AI in an online store?

14/12/2023
Creating good product descriptions can be much easier if we use artificial intelligence (AI). In this article, you will learn how to prepare a good description using AI, with correct language, taking into account SEO support and product parameters, including specialist ones. The most important element of working with AI is understanding what this system can do and its limitations, and how to use its strengths to make our work much easier.
SOTE AI - Generating product descriptions, blog articles, and translations using artificial intelligence (AI)

SOTE AI - Generating product descriptions, blog articles, and translations using artificial intelligence (AI)

08/12/2023
After many months of work, we have prepared an innovative service for our SOTE AI clients. It is a powerful tool that utilizes artificial intelligence (AI) to support running an online store. It is fully integrated with the SOTESHOP program, allowing you to generate product descriptions, blog posts, and translations directly from the store panel. The service can be tested for free.
New "Passo" graphics for the SOTESHOP online store

New "Passo" graphics for the SOTESHOP online store

02/11/2023
We have prepared a new graphic called "Passo" for the SOTESHOP 8 online store. What sets this project apart is the photos and layout of the page, which were generated using artificial intelligence systems. Use the new unique graphic in your store.
New "Cosmo" graphics for the SOTESHOP online store

New "Cosmo" graphics for the SOTESHOP online store

02/11/2023
We have prepared a new graphic called "Cosmo" for the SOTESHOP 8 online store. What sets this project apart, besides its beautiful design, are the product photos that have been entirely generated by artificial intelligence. A store with such graphics will definitely stand out among other websites.
Spanish version of the SOTESHOP online store. Translation update from Open AI (Chat GPT).

Spanish version of the SOTESHOP online store. Translation update from Open AI (Chat GPT).

02/11/2023
We have added an update for the Spanish version to the SOTESHOP online store. Translations in the new version have been completed thanks to Open AI (Chat GPT) artificial intelligence. Simply update the store and missing system translations will be automatically completed. Additionally, we offer translations of the entire assortment into Spanish using AI.
French version of the SOTESHOP online store. Translation update from Open AI (Chat GPT).

French version of the SOTESHOP online store. Translation update from Open AI (Chat GPT).

02/11/2023
We have released a French version update for the SOTESHOP online store. Thanks to the Open AI (Chat GPT) artificial intelligence technology, translations have been improved in the latest version. After updating the store, the system will automatically fill in missing translations. Additionally, we offer the option to translate the entire assortment into French using AI.
SOTESHOP 8.2.4 Online Store

SOTESHOP 8.2.4 Online Store

25/10/2023
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.2.4 has been released. Since the last update, we have implemented a total of 26 improvements, including integration with DPD Pickup, options to show recently viewed and liked products in the sidebar, on the customer's account and on the product page.
Recently viewed and watched products. New features in the standard.

Recently viewed and watched products. New features in the standard.

12/10/2023
We have added long-awaited new features to the standard of SOTESHOP online store: recently viewed and watched products. Now customers can easily see previously visited products and add them to their watched/favorite list with just one click. These features are available in the standard updates of SOTESHOP 8.
DPD Pickup - store integration with deliveries, pick-up points and automatic shipment creation

DPD Pickup - store integration with deliveries, pick-up points and automatic shipment creation

10/10/2023
We are pleased to announce the release of a new add-on for the SOTESHOP online store, which allows for integration with the DPD Pickup delivery system. The system allows for parcel pick-up at DPD points, parcel lockers, and offers simple management and automation of the entire process. The add-on was created in cooperation with SOTE and DPD Poland.
Order again with one click

Order again with one click

14/09/2023
We have added a new add-on "Reorder" to WebStore. This application allows customers to easily repeat previous purchases. Simply log into the customer's account, select one of the previous orders, and click "Reorder". The system will automatically add the selected products to the cart and the customer can easily place another order.
SOTESHOP 8.2.3 Online Store

SOTESHOP 8.2.3 Online Store

06/09/2023
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.2.3 has been released. Since the last update, we have implemented a total of 16 improvements, including a new Cosmo design created using artificial intelligence, the "Reorder" application, an expanded markup configuration for wholesalers, and many more. We have also once again expanded the range of automatic translations of the store's offer using artificial intelligence (Open AI/Chat GPT) to any language supported in SOTESHOP.
Imports from wholesalers - configuring markups for categories and price ranges.

Imports from wholesalers - configuring markups for categories and price ranges.

04/09/2023
Integrations with wholesalers allow sellers to quickly add new products to their store. Products are added with descriptions, photos, and prices with a set margin. Now, this margin can also be set based on the category and order amount. The changes have been added to all standard warehouse integrations with WebStore.
AI translations - how does it work? How to assess the quality of translations?

AI translations - how does it work? How to assess the quality of translations?

24/08/2023
Translations using artificial intelligence AI are not just a change in the field of text translation, but it is part of a larger revolution in e-commerce. In order to fully take advantage of its capabilities, it is worth understanding it a little. In this article, we will explain how AI translations are carried out in SOTE and how to prepare a store to ensure the best possible quality.
SOTESHOP 8.2.2 Online Store

SOTESHOP 8.2.2 Online Store

10/08/2023
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.2.2 has been released. Since the last update, we have implemented a total of 19 improvements, including an update of the Italian version of the store, a new product review system, and many others. We have also expanded the range of automatic translations of the store's offer using artificial intelligence (Open AI/Chat GPT) to any language supported in SOTESHOP.
New reviews in the store. Better presentation, easier adding of reviews and more effective SEO.

New reviews in the store. Better presentation, easier adding of reviews and more effective SEO.

27/07/2023
Reviews play a crucial role in an online store and can have a significant impact on sales and website traffic. That's why we have prepared a new version of reviews in the SOTESHOP online store, to simplify the process of adding reviews and present them in the best possible way for new customers.
Italian version of the SOTESHOP online store. Translation update from Open AI (Chat GPT).

Italian version of the SOTESHOP online store. Translation update from Open AI (Chat GPT).

26/07/2023
We have added an update for the Italian version to the SOTESHOP online store. Translations in the new version have been supplemented thanks to the Open AI (Chat GPT) artificial intelligence. Simply update the store and the missing system translations will be automatically completed. Additionally, we offer translations of the entire assortment into Italian using AI.
SOTESHOP 8.2.1 Online Store

SOTESHOP 8.2.1 Online Store

05/07/2023
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.2.1 has been released. Since the last update, we have implemented a total of 31 improvements, including a Ukrainian version of the store, an update to the German version, and many others. We have also added the ability to automatically translate the store's offer using artificial intelligence (Open AI/Chat GPT) into any language supported in SOTESHOP.
German version of the SOTESHOP online store. Update of translations from Open AI (Chat GPT).

German version of the SOTESHOP online store. Update of translations from Open AI (Chat GPT).

03/07/2023
We have added an update for the German version to the SOTESHOP online store. The translations in the new version have been completed thanks to Open AI (Chat GPT) artificial intelligence. Simply update the store and the missing system translations will be automatically completed. Additionally, we offer translations of the entire assortment into German using AI.
AI Translations Up to 97% Cheaper. Product Descriptions and Categories.

AI Translations Up to 97% Cheaper. Product Descriptions and Categories.

22/06/2023
We have introduced an innovative service for translating product descriptions, categories and texts based on the OpenAI artificial intelligence system, which is also the basis for Chat GPT. Translations are currently made in 12 languages supported in SOTESHOP, but new ones can also be added. The cost of AI translations is 96% lower than standard translation, plus very short delivery time. It is worth using AI to work for us.
Ukrainian Version of the SOTESHOP Online Store

Ukrainian Version of the SOTESHOP Online Store

22/06/2023
We have added a Ukrainian language version to the SOTESHOP online store. It is not only a new version, but also a new system integrated with OpenAI artificial intelligence-based translations, which is the basis of Chat GPT. Thanks to this, you can easily enable the Ukrainian version and take advantage of automatic translations of the entire assortment.
Online Store SOTESHOP 8.2.0

Online Store SOTESHOP 8.2.0

22/06/2023
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.2.0 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 30 improvements, including changes to Facebook integration, VAT rates for foreign deliveries, product options and many others.
Important Change in Google Analytics (GA4) from July 1, 2023. Adjust the Configuration in Your Store.

Important Change in Google Analytics (GA4) from July 1, 2023. Adjust the Configuration in Your Store.

16/06/2023
Starting from July 1, 2023, Google is introducing significant changes to the Universal Analytics service. The current standard services in Universal Analytics will stop processing new data. Therefore, we strongly recommend switching to Google Analytics 4 and setting up the appropriate configuration in your online store as soon as possible.
Online Store SOTESHOP 8.1.9

Online Store SOTESHOP 8.1.9

09/05/2023
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.1.9 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 20 improvements, including changes in product options, Allegro, displaying active store users in the panel and many others. From version 8.1.9, the following payments have been withdrawn for new stores: CashBill, InBank, PayByNet, Payeezy
Online Store SOTESHOP 8.1.8

Online Store SOTESHOP 8.1.8

06/04/2023
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.1.8 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 25 improvements, including new versions of cookie bars, changes in price history, Allegro, InPost Paczkomats, product imports and many more.
Customize the "Cookie Bar" for your store. Update.

Customize the "Cookie Bar" for your store. Update.

30/03/2023
In every store, a new version of the cookie bar should appear, allowing for consent to store and change data. By updating the store to the latest version, the updated version of the cookie bar will automatically appear on the page. Now we have additionally added three versions of the bar, so that everyone can customize it to their needs.
Online Store SOTESHOP 8.1.7

Online Store SOTESHOP 8.1.7

08/03/2023
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.1.7 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 33 improvements, including a new Google search application in the store, integration with InPost Courier, support for WebP format images and many others.
WebP image support in SOTESHOP store.

WebP image support in SOTESHOP store.

02/03/2023
We have added WebP format image support to the standard software of the online store SOETSHOP. Images in this format are smaller and still provide high image quality. In the store, they are used similarly to other JPEG and PNG formats.
Change SOTESHOP Standard to PRO or VIP with a discount.

Change SOTESHOP Standard to PRO or VIP with a discount.

01/03/2023
Upgrade to SOTESHOP PRO or VIP and take advantage of the attractive discount. Upgrading to a higher subscription will allow you to use a greater number of features and tools that will help you manage your online store and increase its effectiveness.
Online Store SOTESHOP 8.1.6

Online Store SOTESHOP 8.1.6

22/02/2023
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.1.6 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 30 improvements, including the addition of returns support and automation, increased number of products in the store, and many others.