Change Log for FeedArmy

FeedArmy Update

10 December 2018

Feature Added :

  • Simple HTML tags are now available and integrated by using an advanced text editor for descriptions.

4 December 2018

Improved :

  • The whole dashboard has now been improved in speed by 12%

26 October 2018

Feature Improved :

  • With the new rich text detection system in Google Merchant Center, the & character is invalid, these are now replaced to and in the data feed. In the FeedArmy dashboard everything stays the same.

23 October 2018

Feature Improved :

  • Google Merchant Center feeds now no longer show special HTML characters and rich text as these are no longer allowed.

17 October 2018

Feature Added :

  • FeedArmy now supports unlimited products
  • Data feeds are now generated faster

6 July 2018

Feature Added : 

  • You can now connect your feed to Criteo

29 June 2018

Feature Added : 

  • You can now use advanced filter options to search for your products

18 June 2018

Feature Added :

  • New import rules, you can check if a value is a valid barcode or not

8 June 2018

Feature Added :

  • FeedArmy now supports Admarkt (martkplaats.nl)

25 May 2018

Feature Added :

  • Advaced Facebook Editing

8 May 2018

Feature Improved :

  • New and improved invoicing

16 March 2018

Feature Improved :

  • A completely new UI has been introduced to allow working with the application much smoother

27 February 2018

Feature Added :

  • Daily new product count graph

21 February 2018

Import Platform Added :

  • OpenCart 3

22 January 2018

Feature Added :

  • If else rules can not check for has or has not values

14 December 2017

Feature Added :

  • Checklist

5 December 2017

Column Function Added :

  • Date created is now added to all products

4 December 2017

Attributes Supported For Google Merchant :

  • Shipping Width
  • Shipping Height
  • Shipping Length

2 December 2017

Feature Improved :

  • The import mechanics are rewritten and can now import large data and process the data much faster

5 October 2017

Feature Added :

  • You can now add min and max handling time

16 August 2017

Feature Added :

8 August 2017

Feature Added :

  • Alongside excluding products from the feed, you can now exclude products from specific marketplaces, while keeping them active on others

31 July 2017

Feature Added :

20 July 2017

Feature Improved :

  • Search and replace is now simplified by automatically selecting predefined values

6 July 2017

Feature Improved :

  • Manually importing products will now indicate when the data has been processed without reloading the page

4 July 2017

Feature Added :

  • Exclude products by if rules

27 June 2017

Feature Improved :

  • Now all data feed links are unified into 1 link, no longer are they split up into pages

Feature Added :

  • For non supported platforms we can now import product data by crawling web pages

18 June 2017

Feature Added : 

  • You can now use if else rules when importing data

26 April 2017

Feature Improved & Added :

  • You can now zoom in your product images and cleaned up the image column to use less table space

27 March 2017

Feaure Added :

  • Import variant links from WooCommerce

23 February 2017

Countries Supported : 

  • Hong Kong
  • Indonesia
  • Taiwan

Feature Added :

  • You can now use custom XML file, for example map custom elements to a google attribute
  • You can now use import rules for Shopify, XML and CSV

10 February 2017

Feature Added :

  • Shopify tags can now be removed

6 February 2017

Features we improved :

  • Importing from XML is now faster and less remote host stress intensive
  • Exclude list now has a delete all button

31 January 2017

Features we have added :

31 December 2016

Features we have added

30 November 2016

Features we have added

31 October 2016

Features we have added :

  • You can now export to Pricerunner

30 September 2016

Features we have added :

  • We have added Google Adwords Business Data as an option under Data Feeds
  • New inline editor, which allows you to edit every attribute
    • Customize your columns by adding or removing any attribute
    • Search by any attribute
  • When importing Shopify data, you can now map tags to the exclude list
  • You can now exclude products from the data feed if they are out of stock (not recommend for Google Shopping)
  • The diagnostics tool has been updated to reflect Google’s Policy update of September
  • Added new eCommerce platform > osCommerce

25 July 2016

Features we have added

  • You can now use filters to search for specific words, prices etc… to than automatically populate, replace, or add data to any attribute. This feature is available under Advanced > Automate

FeedArmy Automate

16 June 2016

Features we have added :

  • You can now control your Display Remarketing (Available in the Full Editor and CSV Import System)
  • Use alternate ID’s for Magento, we have added the ability to use SKU’s as ID’s instead of our own system ID’s. A great feature if you want to know which product you are looking at in Adwords

Features we improved :

  • When you import from a local CSV file, the attributes will be automaticly mapped

23 May 2016

We have launched a big update to the application with the focus to simplify both the back-end and the front-end. Users will find it now easier to import products, connect the data feed to Google Merchant, better product editor and many more small features.

Features we have added :

  • Now launched on SSL, all your connections with FeedArmy is secured.
  • Multi account holders will have one unified login system for all there accounts
  • Manually importing or updating products is as simple as a click of a button
  • Automated importing can now be customized by selecting the time and timezone
  • Shopify migration when using Shopify’s Google Shopping APP taken into consideration by having the option to keep the same product id
  • You can now add unit pricing

Features we improved :

  • The editor now correctly traverses all products, also keeps the search term within the editor navigation.
  • Diagnostics tool to improve ranking is now built-in the application
  • Category mapping is now dynamically loaded, simplifying the process
  • Exclude list now always adds the product title
  • Data feed links are simplified by having a unified limit, which avoids the previous manual setup

16 February 2016

New Features and Updates :

  • Fixed: Importing CSV : sale price or prices with empty fields caused importing never to finish, this has now been fixed.

9 February 2016

New Features and Updates :

  • Fixed: Importing CSV did not show it was completed, now the loading bar correctly hides.

4 February 2016

New Features and Updates :

  • Fixed: Deleting a product did not exclude them from the import list

27 January 2016

New Features and Updates :

  • Fixed: XML import issues

25 January 2016

New Features and Updates :

  • Notice: This update may take a while depending on the size of your product listing
  • New: Diagnostics Report V2, a tool to improve data feed quality which will reduce your CPC and increase your Ranking
  • Improved: Changed how the data based is stored to increase speed
  • Fixed: Pagination now works 100%
  • Added: Remote XML Credential Login
  • Fixed: Minor bugs

22 November 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Added: WooCommerce Import System

8 November 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Updated: Streamlined Magento Import Settings

5 November 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Added: You can now map Magento Categories to Google Shopping Categories
  • Added: You can now assign the parent product price to variants

27 October 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Added: You can now map Shopify Product Types to Google Shopping Categories
  • Added: Dashboard Tour Guide

14 October 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Added: You can now export to Publitas
  • Updated: New mechanics for importing local CSV files

6 October 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Updated: Export Tool can now process high volume products
  • Updated: Remote CSV Importing
  • Updated: You can now use special characters without any errors
  • Added: You can now set update rules for when importing remote CSV files

28 September 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • New Feature : You can now exclude products when remotely importing CSV data

27 September 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • New Feature : We have improved the dashboard to list important subjects
  • New Feature : You can now update Google Merchant with Online Product Inventory Data Feed
    • This data feed allows you to update the price, availability, sale price and sale price effective date on a daily basis. Allowing you to update your product information twice a day. One with the regular data feed and the other with this product inventory update.

17 September 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • New Feature : You can now export all your products
  • New Feature : You can now import remote CSV files
  • Updated : All import features have been updated

2 September 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Added: You can now import Magento Sale Price
  • Update : XML Import Improved
  • Added : You can now manually update the database when upgrading FeedArmy
  • Added : Importing from Magento now features Multi Store Support
  • Updated : Forgotten password recovery is now more secure
  • Updated : Editor tabs are now updated based on product group
  • Updated : Exclude list now includes Titles
  • Updated : CSV Import now has more fields and a legend explaining each attribute

23 July 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Important  : After 5 minutes please refresh page.
  • Updated : Magento Importing
  • Update : Search Function Pagination
  • Added : Message Support
  • Updated : Data Feed Export with Variants

15 July 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Updated : Data feed link if no limit is set
  • Created : A new login system
  • Created : A new security setting for the data feed
  • Improved : Editor

13 July 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Fixed : Pagination on the editor
  • Improved : CSV importing
  • Improved : importing cleanup script for bad characters
  • Added : XML importing (basic google base format)

18 June 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Importing via Shopify is not faster
  • You can now define your Shopify variant product titles by using the main product title and variant title in combination
  • Fixed a problem when updating to a new version where the Promotion license was invalid

15 June 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • You can now exclude all product variants when importing from Shopify
  • You can now define which image to use when importing from Shopify

10 June 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • You can now import from Magento (FeedArmy must be installed on the same domain)
  • Added new features to improve your ranking
  • Updated to the new taxonomy listing

28 May 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • We have added Google Merchant Promotions Tool (This is an extension and a license is required for this option, click on Promotions > Settings after the update to read more.)
  • Changed how the data feed url’s are created, some servers have htaccess restrictions, this does not change any of your current settings.

22 May 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Updated Installation File with a more detailed explanation.
  • Fixed Next and Prev buttons in Full Editor
  • Fixed Image Uploader in Full Editor
  • Updated when deleting a product that it only excludes the product id when there is an import source
  • Added validation if Shipping Weight is entered Shipping Unit must be selected too
  • Diagnostics 4 more validation rules have been added to ensure improved ranking and data quality (After you have updated this version, click on diagnostics so that you can see which improvements you need to do)

21 May 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Small bug fix in uploading CSV files where the country is not included
  • Included a help video for importing CSV files
  • Added Tax attribute for US Shopping
  • Small bug fixes

13 May 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • We have added a Diagnostics tool that allows you to improve your ranking and avoid common policy violations
  • We have added a button to manually import or update Shopify Data

30 April 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • We have added Shipping Weights and Labels
  • We have streamlined the full editor and add products pages to improve the workflow, you can now use the tab when on the input field to go to the next one
  • Fixed minor bugs on the full editor

28 April 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • The product editor has changed using a new method, due to instabilities caused by a plugin we used. Now it’s custom built from the ground up.
  • The product editor also has an improved search function.
  • Shopify caused a bug of showing negative stock, while the product is set to in stock. All products that have negative stock are now set to in stock. To fix this on Shopify’s side please contact them or enable inventory tracking.
  • Exclude list in the Shopify settings has been improved for users whom have large lists.
  • Improved error handling when installing FeedArmy for the first time.

8 April 2015

New Features and Updates :

  • Small bug fixed
  • You can now backup your database and files under the upgrade page
  • Added the ability to optimize data feed link, some low end servers or shared servers might cause the data feed page to load up blanc. This is due to performance, so now you can reduce the amount of products per page.

31 March 2015

Features :

  • Added a dedicated table editor
  • Improved the speed of the editor

28 March 2015

Features :

  • Changed Shopify Import method to Shopify API (Faster and no product limits)
  • You can now import with CSV files
  • Improved XML Export File Performance
  • Added a feature where you can flush the database. Very useful for when you import bulk data and find you want to delete all products and re-upload / re-connect your products. Located under My Product Tools > Bulk Editing

21 March 2015

Features :

  • Import from Shopify
  • Assign Tags to Google Attributes
  • Assign Variants to Google Attributes
  • Exclude products based on Tags
  • Exclude products based on Shopify Product ID

10 March 2015

Features :

  • Added an in-line quick editing feature
  • Added configurable columns (add remove columns)
  • Added resizable editing columns
  • Small fixes and updates

17 February 2015

Fields :

  • Added Adwords Custom Labels
  • Added Category Suggestion (beta)
  • Added Apperal Size
  • Added Apperal Size Type
  • Added Apperal Size System
  • Added Product Variants
  • Added Product Combinations
  • Added Adult Products
  • Added All Supported Countries

Features :

  • Automaticly prevent non alphanumeric id’s as per Google’s Policy
  • You can now hit the tab key on your keyboard to go to the next field
  • Added a feature where you can keep previous fields when entering new products

2 February 2015

Fields :

  • Added 3 new Countries (Australia, Canada, United States)

Features :

  • You can now navigate easily to the next and previous product inside Edit Products

27 January 2015

Features :

  • Added guidelines

24 January 2015

Fields added :

  • Gender
  • Color
  • Age Group