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Information about the SOTESHOP online store management program. New features, updates, helpful articles, how to manage an online store.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 From version 8.1.9, the following payments have been withdrawn for new stores: CashBill, InBank, PayByNet, Payeezy
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
One of the important ways to reach a product in an online store is search. If the customer cannot find the product they are interested in, they will go somewhere else. Sometimes the product is in the store, but the customer did not know how to find it. Here comes the help of the new feature in the SOTESHOP store - integration with Google search directly in the store.
We have added integration with InPost Courier to the SOTESHOP online store. Now you can offer your customers not only InPost locker shipping, but also deliver the package directly to the specified address. The service is free for shops in the SOTESHOP PRO and VIP subscription. For shops in the Start and Standard version, it can be ordered in WebStore.
We are increasing the number of products in the SOTESHOP online store for the Standard, PRO and VIP versions. All within the current subscriptions, without any additional charges. Additionally, we offer the possibility of launching a SOTESHOP store with an assortment of up to 100,000 products.
Return service - new feature in SOTESHOP 8. It includes automation and simplification of the return and complaint process, both for customers and sellers. Updates are available as standard for all versions of SOTESHOP 8. We encourage you to update and use the new store features.
A new law that came into effect in Poland on January 1, 2023 requires not only a history of product prices but also proper labeling of customer reviews. Reviews confirmed by purchase must be specially marked. Update the store and adjust the store to comply with legal requirements.
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.1.5 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 44 improvements, including changes to price history, reviews, discounts and adaptation of the store to the Omnibus Directive, applicable from January 1, 2023, improvements in integration with DPD deliveries and many others.
We have prepared a new price history update that adjusts the SOTESHOP online store to the changes that came into effect on January 1, 2023. Among other things, there is an option to show the lowest price on the product card in the last 30 days before the discount, advanced discount handling and additional configuration.
We have prepared festive offers for the purchase of a new store and the extension of current services. From January 2023 a new price list will be in force for SOTESHOP Standard, Pro and VIP, but you can still place an order at lower, this year's prices. For all this year's orders we also offer additional discounts. Decide to place an order this year.
Christmas is coming and online sales are working at full speed, in many cases until the last day. Get to know some selected features of the SOTESHOP program that may come in handy even before the holidays, so that orders arrive to customers on time.
From January 2023 a new price list for SOTESHOP Standard, PRO and VIP services will be in force. If you have a shop with an indefinite license, take advantage of lower prices and take advantage of an additional discount for switching to new services by the end of December 2022.
We have updated the free app from WebStore: "Holiday Store Add-ons". With it you can easily add banners, select carols, and now also holiday videos. Choose ready-made materials or add your own.
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.1.4 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 36 improvements, including new wholesalers, delivery options, Allegro update, integration with DPD, free add-on "Pack for a Gift" and "Climb" graphics.
We have prepared a new graphic design called "Climb" for the online store SOTESHOP 8. What sets this project apart, besides its beautiful design, is the full-screen presentation of the page and many well-matched interactive elements. The store with such a graphic will certainly stand out from other sites.
We have added a new SOTESHOP 8 Start service. It includes not only an online store, but also hosting and a free domain. It is intended for companies that are starting their business on the internet, but is also available to our regular customers who want to open another online store.
On the occasion of Black Friday and Black Week many customers took advantage of our offer, for which we are very grateful! We have many surprises for you before the holidays, we invite you to visit our website and check the newsletter with interesting proposals. We invite you to the next Black Friday next year.
On the occasion of the upcoming holidays, we have a present for our customers - a new application "Wrap for a Gift". The application not only allows you to add the option of packaging the product, but also allows you to specify many packages at different prices and add a ticket. Download the application from the WebStore and check out the new features, free for all SOTESHOP 8 stores.
Through the cooperation of DPD Polska and SOTE, a new integration of the SOTESHOP online store with deliveries provided by DPD has been created. Now you can quickly send a shipment directly from the order, print the label, and your customers will be able to easily track the delivery of their order.
We have enabled the ability to add orders through the WebAPI in the SOTESHOP 8 online store. This allows for a more complete automated integration with external IT systems while maintaining full compatibility with SOTESHOP software. Find out what WebAPI is and how to use it.
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.1.3 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 30 improvements, including the Allegro integration update, express delivery options, new imports from wholesalers and adding orders through WebApi.
A video materials store not only looks more attractive, but also has higher sales. According to Amazon data, adding video to products increases sales by an average of 9.5%. Find out how to add video to your store and present your offer more attractively.
We have added a new express delivery feature to the SOTESHOP online store. Now the customer will be able to easily select a faster delivery of the order, and the seller can define an additional fee for such a service. The feature is available as standard in SOTESHOP 8. We encourage you to update your store.
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.1.2 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 23 improvements, including new integrations with wholesalers and an update of the Allegro integration.
We have finished issuing updates for SOTESHOP 7 version, we now offer full support only for SOTESHOP 8 version. Any shop with active access to updates and service can switch to version 8.
A new version of SOTESHOP 8.1.1 has been released. Since the last update, we have introduced a total of 46 improvements, including new integrations with wholesalers, deferred payments and Comfino installments and a new "Watch" store graphics.
We have added features that optimize the order fulfillment process, particularly for the same products ordered in different orders. Additionally, partial fulfillment of the order can be marked, which makes it easier to complete.