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What's new?

Overview of major new features and enhancements of Tentary.
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You have more ideas? Then write us at ideas@tentary.com.

June 18, 2024

Feature

- Meta Pixel can now be embedded on all shop pages, including tracking of sales.

Configure Meta Pixel tracking here.

June 17, 2024

Feature

- Added a new button element as a building block for download products and online courses

June 14, 2024

Improvement

- Improved navigation in the Tentary account for mobile devices
- During the purchase process, the buyer's country is automatically detected and preselected

June 10, 2024

Improvement

SEPA direct debit for installment payments and subscriptions 🏧

From now on, installment purchases and subscriptions can be paid via SEPA direct debit. Activation is done the same way as for one-time payments, individually for each product.

Learn more about SEPA direct debit at Tentary.

June 6, 2024

Improvement

- Improved and streamlined the payout process for own affiliate programs for merchants and affiliates.

June 3, 2024

Feature

SEPA direct debit 🏧

Payment by SEPA direct debit can now be enabled for all products. SEPA direct debits are available to over 500 million people in 34 countries.

Due to its functionality, direct debit offers a few advantages and peculiarities that you should familiarize yourself with in advance.

Learn more about SEPA direct debit at Tentary.

May 24, 2024

Feature

Installment payment πŸ’Ά

From now on, installment payment can be added as an option to products. Payments can be made via credit card, Apple Pay, or Google Pay, and are managed directly through Tentary.

For more information about the installment payment process and alternatives, please visit our Help Center.

May 10, 2024

Feature

New Text Editor Options 🎨

New features in the text editor for all product types:
- Text color
- Background color for text
- Text alignment
- Full-screen editing
- Remove formatting

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- Vimeo videos can now be embedded in products 🎬

May 8, 2024

Feature

Personalization of Emails ✍️

Using variables, the email address, full name, and first name of email subscribers can be inserted into emails.

May 7, 2024

Feature

Images in Emails πŸ–ΌοΈ

Images can now be inserted into emails. The images are automatically optimized for emails.

May 6, 2024

Feature

- General speed upgrade for all pages
- Optional description text can now be added to bundle products

April 27, 2024

Feature

New product type:Β direct link πŸ–‡οΈ

With this product type, you can include direct links to external pages in your shop.

April 22, 2024

Feature

Affiliate program 🀝

You can now offer your own affiliate program with Tentary. Your partners can promote your products and receive a commission for doing so.

- Set commission rates
- Choose which of your products you want to make available
- Track individual partner success
- Review transactions and decide on their acceptance
- Create payouts and automatically generate an invoice for the paid amounts

Note: The affiliate feature will be expanded in the coming weeks to include a marketplace and additional features. Also, you will soon find a detailed step-by-step guide in the help center.

April 19, 2024

Improvement

- WhatsApp can be linked on the shop page now

April 9, 2024

Improvement

- Sellers from all countries in the EU can now also enter a local tax number (if they do not have a VAT ID) and have invoices generated upon sale

April 8, 2024

Improvement

- Wording for email opt-in adjusted. Instead of an "email subscription", customers now confirm the "registration to an email newsletter". The new wording is intended to prevent misunderstandings.

April 5, 2024

Feature

- In the shop settings you can upload an individual favicon

April 4, 2024

Feature

Bookings-Hub πŸ—“οΈ

To simplify the management of appointment bookings, there is now a dedicated booking subpage.

The booking hub currently includes:
- Overview of all sold appointments
Overview of all offered booking products
- Management of availabilities
- Linking with Zoom and time zone setting

March 27, 2024

Feature

- The preview section on the sales pages can now include YouTube videos
- The sales notification to sellers includes a summary of the booked appointment for appointment bookings

March 26, 2024

Improvement

- Half-hour times can now be selected for booking availabilities
- Purchase confirmations for appointment bookings have been revised, with improved wording, and the link to the download page is now only displayed if additional information has been provided

March 22, 2024

Feature

- Days, date ranges, and specific times can now be excluded from availability for appointment bookings
- The lead time for appointments can now be up to 7 days
- Increased quality for product images

March 20, 2024

Feature

- Added strike-through prices
- Background color for shops can now be changed
- YouTube videos can be embedded in products
- Fixed a bug that in rare cases prevented the creation of invoices

March 19, 2024

Feature

- Improved detection of typos in email addresses
- Coupons can now be prefilled (more info)
- Products in the store can now be individually arranged

March 15, 2024

Improvement

- Titles can optionally be added to audio files
- A note on installment payments has been added to Klarna to make it clearer for customers
- Fixed a bug that prevented a VAT ID from being added to the invoice address in some cases
- More subtle branding for "Powered by Tentary" in emails

Note: The official European interface for verifying VAT IDs is currently experiencing frequent issues. If this is the case, a more meaningful error message will now be displayed.

March 12, 2024

Feature

Subscriptions πŸ”„

Recurring payments (subscriptions) can now be offered!

Subscription payments are available for every product type, and the payment interval can be set individually. Currently, subscription payments can be made via credit card, Apple Pay, and Google Pay.

We will continue to expand subscription payments in the future and keep you updated.

March 11, 2024

Improvement

- Sellers from Austria can now also enter a tax number (if they do not have a VAT ID) and have invoices generated upon sale

March 8, 2024

Feature

Lead Magnet 🧲

The distribution of free products can now be tied to the consent to receive emails. This is set in the settings on the product page.

March 5, 2024

Improvement

Invoices 🧾

From now on, we support automatic invoice generation upon purchase in significantly more cases and tax scenarios.

March 4, 2024

Improvement

- Implemented additional anti-SPAM measures
- Design fixes for iOS and Mac systems

February 15, 2024

Improvement

- New optional setting that specifies that an invoice is always created and sent with every purchase
https://app.tentary.com/settings/invoices/edit

February 12, 2024

Improvement

- Starting now, you can customize which payment methods appear in the checkout with Stripe: https://app.tentary.com/settings/payment

February 9, 2024

Feature

Productbundles πŸ“¦

From now on, multiple products can be combined into a product bundle and sold together.

February 6, 2024

Feature

Apple Pay + Google Pay πŸ’³

Added two new payment methods (via Stripe):
Apple Pay + Google Pay

February 5, 2024

Feature

- Added support for Australian Dollar ($AUD)
- More details for undeliverable purchase confirmations in the backend. Repeated failed attempts are now displayed.

January 30, 2024

Feature

Klarna + EPS πŸ’³

Added two new payment methods (via Stripe):
Klarna + EPS (Austria)

January 24, 2024

Improvement

- To avoid errors, users will now be logged out in all tabs and windows on the same device upon logout

January 23, 2024

Feature

- Customer data can be exported as a CSV file
- Simplification of the custom domain configuration

January 22, 2024

Feature

- Feedback form added in Tentary account backend

January 19, 2024

Improvement

- Added option to link to your Threads profile from your shop
- Loading times of some files / scripts optimized through caching

January 5, 2024

Improvement

- Numerous optimizations for PDF stamps/watermarks, including the ability to now apply them to write-protected PDF files as well

December 29, 2023

Improvement

- Optionally, the course title can be displayed in the sidebar, instead of "on" the background banner

December 21, 2023

Improvement

- Text in product descriptions is more effectively cleansed of faulty code, for example, from copy & paste errors
- New "Delivery Issues" filter for sales. This filter displays all orders where the purchase confirmation could not be delivered smoothly

December 20, 2023

Feature

Video Thumbnails πŸ–ΌοΈ

From now on, you can upload custom thumbnails for your videos.

December 18, 2023

Improvement

- The verification of VAT IDs has been revised and now runs significantly faster for all EU countries

December 15, 2023

Feature

Variants πŸ” 

For products of the type "Link/Access," it is now possible to create multiple variants to sell different contents or versions.

For example, sell a starter package and a premium package, or sell access to events on different days.

December 14, 2023

Improvement

- Existing customers can be merged if their email addresses overlap after correcting a typo

December 13, 2023

Improvement

- Invoices can now be created retroactively
- Product images for Order Bumps can be hidden

December 12, 2023

Feature

Order Bumps ⬆️

From now on, additional products can be offered as Order Bumps at checkout! Use it to provide your customers with unique special offers and meaningful add-ons.

Here's the direct link to the Order Bumps in the backend.

December 8, 2023

Feature

Drip feature for online courses πŸ’§

We have implemented a drip feature for online courses. This feature gives you control over the release of content to your learners, creating a more engaging course experience.

Learn more about the Drip feature and how to use it in your next online course.

December 7, 2023

Feature

Full-screen mode for course editor πŸ–₯️

To make it easier and more convenient to edit courses, we have added a full-screen mode to the course editor.

*The mode is only displayed on devices with a certain screen size (not on smartphones or small tablets).

December 5, 2023

Improvement

Set Access Time πŸ“…

In addition to the length of time that buyers have access to a purchased product, the access time can now also be set.

This means, for example, that all buyers have access to your product from the same time.

December 4, 2023

Improvement

- Added new option to specify whether to sell only to private customers, businesses, or both
- Additional address line added
- Email notification for "sales" of free products now possible

November 28, 2023

Improvement

File-Upload Update πŸ†™

Files, especially larger ones from 1GB and up, will now be uploaded significantly faster. Additionally, uploads can now be manually stopped in all browsers.

November 16, 2023

Improvement

Email Layout Revision πŸ’Œ

The layout of all emails, from us to sellers and also from sellers to buyers, has been fundamentally revised.

- More focus on your store and your products through the reuse of your shop color
- Better optimized for small and large displays
- Compatibility ensured with all major email providers, such as Apple Mail, Gmail, Outlook
- Less Tentary branding

November 14, 2023

Feature

Email Automations πŸ”„

Starting now, emails can be sent automatically to certain target groups at specific times with email automations.

For instance, you can automatically send welcome messages to all your buyers (who have consented to receive emails) and a few days later an email with a freebie and a link to your other products.

At the same time, you could also start selling email series and implement many more great products.

Here's the link to the automations in your Tentary account, and here to the corresponding help page.

November 9, 2023

Feature

Email Signup Directly in the Shop πŸ“©

You can now activate a general newsletter form in your shop's options. This form will be displayed on all of your shop pages.

Activate here -> Shop Settings

Subscribers who sign up via this form can be easily contacted using the built-in email marketing features.

November 8, 2023

Feature

New Email Recipient Options βœ‰οΈ

The recipient pool for emails sent with the built-in marketing feature can now be defined even more precisely.

Additionally, the infrastructure for sending marketing emails has been fundamentally overhauled to prepare it for upcoming features.

November 6, 2023

Improvement

- The opt-in for email subscriptions can now be resent and manually canceled by sellers
- New email subscription status "Pending" and "Canceled" to better identify which customers have subscribed and unsubscribed

November 2, 2023

Improvement

- Watermarks/stamps are now supported for PDFs up to a size of 1000 MB (previously 80 MB)
- Expired accesses can now be extended
- The original file name is preserved during download (apart from special characters that are prohibited in file names on some systems)
- Performance optimizations for shop and sales pages

October 26, 2023

Improvement

Numerous Improvements for Shop Pages 🧰

- Categories added
- Pagination added for shop pages (number of products per page can be set individually)
- Sorting of products in the shop can be changed
- Wording and bug fixes

October 24, 2023

Improvement

Consolidation of shop options πŸ›’

Design, Domain, and Shop settings are now grouped under the "Shop" menu item.
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-> https://app.tentary.com/shop

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Additionally, each account uses its own (sub-)domain for selling products. This will now be created directly during registration.

October 17, 2023

Improvement

Custom background banner for courses πŸ–ΌοΈ

Revised course page layout and added the ability to upload a custom background banner.

October 16, 2023

Feature

Online Courses Refresh 🏫

You can now create more complex and visually appealing online courses with Tentary. We've almost entirely revamped the course creation process and added new options.

What's New:
- Create pages and subpages instead of just folders
- Upload and embed images and videos
- Upload audio files and embed them with an audio player
- New basic layout for course pages
- Navigate course pages with Previous/Next buttons
- Course pages have their own submenu for displaying subpages
- Backlink to the seller's shop page, including profile picture
- Visual overhaul of the product editor

In the coming weeks, look forward to additional minor and major improvements, as well as tutorials for online courses.

Feel free to send us your feedback and more ideas at: feedback@tentary.com

October 10, 2023

Improvement

New Settings: e-Publications, Vouchers πŸ“•

1. Products can be individually marked as electronic publications. Reduced tax rates can be applied to these products in many EU countries.*

2. Products can be designated as "Voucher/Ticket." This setting allows for tracking redeemed vouchers and can automatically print a voucher number on PDF-format vouchers after purchase.

*Previously, this setting was activated by selecting the (no longer available) product type "ebook/PDF."

October 9, 2023

Improvement

Product Types simplified 🧹

To make product creation more straightforward, product types are now more clearly separated from each other.

There are currently 5 types:
- Appointment Booking
- Digital Download
- Link / Access
- Newsletter
- Online Course
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Additionally, the product type must be set at the beginning.

Sept 26, 2023

Feature

Coachings πŸŽ“

Never manually schedule coaching sessions again! From now on, you can sell individual appointment bookings, including an automatically generated link to a Zoom meeting.

Learn more about how the creation and sale of coaching sessions work in our Help Center.

Sept 22, 2023

Feature

Immediate access to the purchase after payment πŸ”‘

Buyers receive access to the purchased product directly after payment. At the same time - as before - a purchase confirmation is sent by e-mail.

This means that buyers always have immediate access to the purchase, even if the e-mail with the purchase confirmation has not yet arrived or there is a typing error in the e-mail address provided.

August 14, 2023

Improvement

Notifications for email delivery issues ❌

From now on, a notification will be sent via email to sellers if a order confirmation couldn't be delivered. The notification will lead to the order in the Tentary account, where further details about the error can be viewed, and the issue can be resolved.

July 10, 2023

Improvement

Refresh for reports πŸ“ˆ

The revenue and traffic analyses have been consolidated on the analysis-page for better comparability. Data on refunds and payment methods have been added, and different currencies are converted to the current account currency.

June 12, 2023

Feature

Set withdrawal period πŸ”

The withdrawal period for products can be set on an individual basis. While it may make sense for some digital products not to offer a right of withdrawal (which would then have to be legally confirmed by the buyer during the purchase process), there are also products that can be offered with an extended right of withdrawal, e.g. 30 days.
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The withdrawal period is set in the product settings.

June 9, 2023

Feature

New product type:Β Newsletter πŸ“©

Introducing a new product type: Newsletter. When this product type is selected, a button for newsletter confirmation (opt-in) is displayed in the purchase confirmation, instead of a download link for files. Irrelevant settings are hidden.

Try it out and create a new product.

June 2, 2023

Feature

Schedule emails πŸ—“οΈ

Marketing emails can now be sent either immediately or at a specific date and time in the future.

Go to email marketing settings.

May 31, 2023

Features

Custom "Buy Now" Button πŸ” 

You can now define your own text for the "Buy Now" button on your sales pages.
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Time limited access to products πŸ”’

It is now possible to specify how many days customers have access to a product after a purchase.
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Both new features can be found in the product settings: https://app.tentary.com/products/new

May 29, 2023

Improvement

Daily data in reports πŸ“…

For shorter time periods, charts will now display data on a daily basis instead of a monthly basis.

May 25, 2023

Improvement

Flexible time periods in analyses πŸ“Š

The time period for visitor and sales analysis can now be adjusted. This makes it possible to look at trends over a longer period of time.

May 24, 2023

Improvement

Export sales reports as CSV πŸ“

Revenues can now be exported as a CSV file in addition to a PDF file. Periods for export can also be defined individually.

Go to reports:Β https://app.tentary.com/settings/revenues

May 4, 2023

Feature

New sharing options πŸ“£

With this update, sharing products has been improved. We also added a feature that makes it possible to embed a purchase button and your product directly into an external website.

April 26, 2023

Improvement

Add images to product descriptions πŸ–ΌοΈ

It is now possible to upload images directly from the text editor. This gives you more flexibility when creating sales pages or product descriptions.

April 11, 2023

Improvement

Email sender update πŸ“©

From now on, all emails you send to your customers will use your contact address and company name as the sender and reply-to address.

This should make it even easier for customers to identify your messages and contact you if they have any questions.

April 6, 2023

Feature

Email marketing 🏀

Email marketing is one of the most important ways to stay in touch with customers easily and effectively. You can use email to market additional products to existing customers, share information about new releases, or start your own newsletter.

With Tentary, you get access to all the email marketing features for free. There is no need for additional tools or platforms.

You can send your customers one-time messages called broadcasts or, in the future, multiple automated emails called campaigns (available soon).

Learn more about Email marketing with Tentary.

March 8, 2023

Feature

New customers page πŸ—‚οΈ

With each order, a new customer profile is automatically created and is now clearly displayed on the customer page. Customers are distinguished by the email address used to make a purchase.
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Additionally: Some optimizations to reduce loading times for the backend and sales pages.

March 2, 2023

Feature

Embed images in product editor πŸ“Έ

In addition to files, videos, text, and folders, you can now include images on your product pages (the page customers see after a purchase).

Learn more about our product editor.

February 28, 2023

Feature

Modular products 🧩

The product editor has been visually and functionally redesigned to better support courses and workshops with multiple chapters.

You can still upload files, but you can also add text snippets and sort them into chapters or folders.

More options for the product editor will follow in the future. Feel free to send your suggestions to ideas@tentary.com.

Learn more about our product editor.

February 27, 2023

Feature

Video Streaming 🍿

From now on, videos are automatically transcoded during upload and made available to buyers as a stream. This ensures that your videos can be played directly and comfortably on all devices.

More about video streaming in our help-center.

February 20, 2023

Improvement

Email address validation and bounce-recovery πŸ“¨

To avoid typos, email addresses are checked for common errors during the purchase process. In addition, after a purchase, buyers are notified why emails may not be received and have the option to request a purchase confirmation again.

February 16, 2023

Feature

Export of customer and order data πŸ“‚

You can now export all customer and order data as a CSV-file.

January 10, 2023

Feature

Welcome international sellers! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§

The Tentary platform is now available in English.

Apart from the language support, we also support individual tax and legal settings (e.g. include specific Terms of Service).

December 23, 2022

Feature

Currency support πŸ’±

From now on, you can choose between different currencies for selling your products in the settings. Reports, dashboards, and invoices will also be displayed in the specified currency.

December 21, 2022

Feature

Support of global sellers 🌎

From now on, every creator worldwide can use Tentary as a sales platform for their digital products and services!

In the Tentary account, instead of selecting only one of the EU countries, you can select any available country and then define individual tax settings to reflect your tax situation. This allows us to automatically display the correct taxes on your product sales in the checkout and include them in invoices to your customers.

Start of changelog

For more updates, check out the original changelog (German)->