2024

February 13, 2024

  • Three new Social Proof action templates are now available. The Social Proof Cart Page template is configured for use on a cart page. The Social Proof Product Listing Page template is configured for use on any page displaying multiple product IDs, such as product category listings, index pages, and search results pages. The Social Proof Product Detail Page template is configured for use on any page for a single product ID.
  • Resolved an issue so that now inventory-based Social Proof actions no longer display a message on products with zero inventory.
  • The value of the Units per Transaction metric is now reported to the tenths decimal place.

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  • CD3-2257 Resolved an issue so that now inventory-based Social Proof actions no longer display a message on products with zero inventory*
  • CD3-2213 The value of the Units per Transaction metric is now reported to the tenths decimal place.*
  • CD3-2258 Three new Social Proof action templates are now available. The Social Proof Cart Page template is configured for use on a cart page. The Social Proof Product Listing Page template is configured for use on any page displaying multiple product IDs, such as product category listings, index pages, and search results pages. The Social Proof Product Detail Page template is configured for use on any page for a single product ID.*
  • CD3-2320 Update support login page redirects to Monetate Knowledge Base path
  • REC-798 Create recs v4 modeling job tables
  • DEC3-1852 [Dynamic Bundles Boost and Bury Support] Reorder sections on Recs and Dynamic Bundles details page
  • REC-792 [Manual Slotting] Filter Compound Recs out of Social Proof
  • REC-791 [Manual Slotting] Filter Compound Recs out of Product Finder
  • REC-777 [Manual Slotting] Manual Slotting (like other compound recs) should not appear in fallback strategies
  • CD3-2296 [Looker Migration from Kibo to Monetate] Prepare repository for Looker GitHub synchronisation and release process
  • CD3-2290 [Snowflake Data Sharing—Technical] Backfilling campaign_campaignvariant for all existing campagins and campaign_groups
  • REC-735 Re-implement fitment grouping for collab ranks/test case
  • REC-737 Castorama France — Minimum threshold for PAP and FBT strategies doesn't seem to apply
  • DEC3-1632 [Dynamic Bundles — Return Context Item] First item to be styled differently using CSS and JavaScript
  • SDKF-2069 [React Native App] Static Cart Page Screen
  • SDKF-1855 [React Native App] Banner UI Development

Previous 2024 Releases

January 30, 2024

Clients that have the Dynamic Bundles feature can now preview a bundle from its configuration page as soon as the platform has finished processing the recommendation algorithm.

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  • DEC3-1609 Clients that have the Dynamic Bundle feature can now preview a bundle from its configuration page as soon as the platform has finished processing the recommendation algorithm.* (Released as part of the January 4 code push.)
  • DEC3-1854 Dynamic Bundles results not getting rendered on Lovehoney Site
  • DEC3-1853 Dynamic Bundles not working on demo site
  • REC-767 [Manual Slotting] Enhance the slotting details page drop-downs to show correct list of strategies
  • CD3-2291 [Snowflake Data Sharing—Technical] Re-introduce All Shared Views + Mapping
  • CD3-2287 [Snowflake Data Sharing—Technical] Create a mapping table for campaign_campaignvariant on Snowflake
  • DEC3-1835 Make the Component field optional on Dynamic Bundles Omnichannel action page
  • REC-750 [Manual Slotting] Recommendation strategy drop-down: Manual slotting and Dynamic Bundle strategy list is showing in drop-down
  • CD3-2281 [adidas] Consumer Data Privacy API — Delete requests stuck in pending
  • CD3-2275 [Looker Migration] Revert URL changes in looker_report.py and hosts in CM
  • REC-720 [Recs Performance Improvements] Port VLP to Precompute
  • SDKF-2275 [React Native App] Static PDP
  • DEC3-1764 [Recs Testing] Add environment config to support deleting queue entry after processing
  • DEC3-1756 [Recs Testing] Monetate_recs artifact — Create a specific snowflake_vpc account
  • REC-668 [Similar Items Modeling] Similar Items v2 modeling performance improvements
  • SDKF-2068 [React Native App] Redux Store integration PDP
  • SDKF-2067 [React Native App] Redux Store integration PLP
  • CD3-1758 Dataset Upload History page UI Updates for 180-day retention

January 17, 2024

  • Resolved an issue that prevented users from duplicating into the same account as well as into another account an experience configured with any type of Product Recommendations action or with a Dynamic Bundles action.
  • Resolved an issue so that now clients can save an experience with a Trending type of Social Proof action configured with a noncollaborative recommendation strategy that's been processed.

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  • REC-773 Resolved an issue that prevented users from duplicating into the same account as well as into another account an experience configured with any type of Product Recommendations action or with a Dynamic Bundles action.*
  • CD3-2268 Resolved an issue so that now clients can save an experience with a Trending type of Social Proof action configured with a noncollaborative recommendation strategy that's been processed.*
  • DEC3-1845 UI Automation suite execution on UAT environment
  • REC-786 Functional testing: Tickets testing on UAT Environment from production deployment page
  • REC-784 External API suite execution and verification on UAT
  • REC-783 Write testcases for de-dupe architecture
  • REC-763 [Manual Slotting] Experience is Active with manual slotting strategy, but manual strategy details page when click Delete button from details page Active experience is not showing in delete box
  • CD3-2284 [Snowflake Data Sharing—Technical] Create a mapping table for campaign_campaignvariant and the save functionality on campaign group update
  • REC-754 [Manual Slotting] When Experience is active with manual slotting strategy, but on View Associate Experiences modal experience is not showing on details page
  • SDKF-2298 [React Native App] Static PLP
  • CD3-2279 Updated all old Monetate Knowledge Base to the correct path
  • REC-729 [Manual Slotting] Manual Slotting Runtime eval: Add handler for get_records_for_recset
  • CD3-2252 [Social Proof Impression Analytics Phase 1] QA: Social Proof Impression Analytics — Functional testing on UAT
  • CD3-2221 [Snowflake Data Sharing—Technical] Write the scripts for SRE to use to enable and disable the feature for clients
  • CD3-2186 [Looker Migration from Kibo to Monetate] Swap out URLs and dashboards according to the mapping of old to new links
  • REC-580 [Manual Slotting] Frontend: Getting the Status field working for List View and Strategy Details page
  • SDKF-2097 [React Native App] Splash Screen
  • CD3-1611 Add retention handling to Dataset API endpoints
  • DEC3-1817 Looker-Planhat API Integration Script
  • DEC3-1765 [Recs Testing] Precompute needs to be running by default on intboxes
  • DEC3-1638 [Dynamic Bundles Boost and Bury Support] Backend: Providing dynamic filter support for Boost and Bury

January 4, 2024

  • An optional JavaScript editor has been added to the recommendations action template, the recommendations slider with slotting action template, and the Dynamic Bundles action template.

    You must contact your dedicated Customer Success Manager (CSM) and request that the updated action templates be added to your account.

  • Resolved an issue so that now when you duplicate an experience with an image-based action, the link URL, title, and alt text appear in the experience copy.
  • The STATUS column has been added to the Dynamic Bundles list page. A green icon indicates that a bundle has successfully been processed, and a yellow icon indicates the bundle is still being processed.
  • A variety of perfomance improvements have reduced the load times for the recommendation strategy configuration page and the bundle configuration page.
  • The Monetate Metadata API's metadata experience-summary endpoint now includes the goals goal metric variable and the variant_splits intended traffic split variable to better capture experience details.
  • The /experience endpoint in the Monetate Metadata API has been deprecated and replaced with the /variant endpoint.
  • The text prompt that appears in the search bar on the Recommendation Strategies list page and on the Dynamic Bundles list page has been revised.
  • You can now configure a Product Recommendations action with two fallback strategies as well as select a product catalog attribute on which duplicate recommended products are removed from the results.

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  • DEC3-1788 An optional JavaScript editor has been added to the recommendations action template, the recommendations slider with slotting action template, and the Dynamic Bundles action template.*
  • DEC3-1586 Resolved an issue so that now when you duplicate an experience with an image-based action, the link URL, title, and alt text appear in the experience copy.*
  • DEC3-1628 The STATUS column has been added to the Dynamic Bundles list page. A green icon indicates that a bundle has successfully been processed, and a yellow icon indicates the bundle is still being processed.*
  • DEC3-1454 A variety of perfomance improvements have reduced the load times for the recommendation strategy configuration page and the bundle configuration page.*
  • CD3-2039 The Monetate Metadata API's metadata experience-summary endpoint now includes the goals goal metric variable and the variant_splits intended traffic split variable to better capture experience details.*
  • CD3-1926 The /experience endpoint in the Monetate Metadata API has been deprecated and replaced with the /variant endpoint.*
  • REC-659 The text prompt that appears in the search bar on the Recommendation Strategies list page and on the Dynamic Bundles list page has been revised.*
  • REC-573 You can now configure a Product Recommendations action with two fallback strategies as well as select a product catalog attribute on which duplicate recommended products are removed from the results.*
  • REC-757 [US Foods] Enhance personalized search API to support device ID
  • REC-749 When click rec strategy, slotted rec and Dynamic Bundle, Product Finder page, internal server error is displayed and the page is not loading any data
  • REC-744 Functional testing: Tickets testing on UAT environment from production deployment page
  • REC-741 [Recs Dedupe Architecture] Revert merge for REC-498
  • REC-716 Update precompute tests for multi-string/product_type filter fix
  • DEC3-1795 Rename action from 'Dynamic Bundles Action' to 'Dynamic Bundles'
  • DEC3-1787 Fix GeoIP IP return issues in monetate-server tests
  • SDKF-2271 [React Native App] Home Page creation page part 2
  • CD3-2248 [Snowflake Data Sharing—Technical] Set up one-to-many session summary / fact Views
  • DEC3-1784 [Product Recommendations] Problem with nested Boolean filters with only a single subfilter for precompute (non_collab, collab)
  • SDKF-2270 Test React Web SDK
  • SDKF-2265 [React Native App] Learning Phase Part 1 React Native App Dev
  • SDKF-2266 [React Native App] Learning Phase Part 2 React Native App Dev
  • DEC3-1766 [Recs Testing] New API endpoint to add entry to recs_precompute_queue
  • DEC3-1763 [Dynamic Bundles] Precompute Override flag is not getting set properly on Recsets that have had their filter changed
  • CD3-2222 [Snowflake Data Sharing—Technical] Create mapping tables to control row level permissions
  • CD3-2220 [Snowflake Data Sharing—Technical] Set up all-in-one session summary table in Monetate database
  • DEC3-1760 [Recs Testing] Run Precompute button on any recs detail page on Intbox
  • DEC3-1758 [Recs Testing] Monetate_recs artifact — Ensure empty precompute queue
  • DEC3-1753 [Dynamic Bundles] Dynamic Bundles and Recs Text changes
  • DEC3-1752 Remove 'Complete the Look' action for JD Sports prod site
  • CD3-2203 [Triggers Beta] Fix deployment of email trigger executor for Trigger end to end
  • DEC3-1748 [Dynamic Bundles] Remove .idx field and its usage from CTL react pages
  • REC-665 Onboarded recommendation strategies not showing results
  • SDKF-2251 [iOS SDK] Test SDK Version reporting functionality for iOS
  • DEC3-1737 [Recs Testing] Getting the Importer script to work on Intbox
  • REC-657 [Manual Slotting] Fix the search input text 'Search by bundle name' to 'Search by name'
  • SDKF-2227 [iOS SDK] Omni Data Collection Action Integration
  • DEC3-1719 First-Party Proxy validation is failing and preventing settings from being saved
  • REC-635 [Recs Performance Improvements] Port SaP to precompute
  • REC-633 [Manual Slotting] QA Testing: Write Test Cases for Details Page in TestRails
  • REC-628 [Manual Slotting] Backend: Update nonslotted recs action eval fallback and dedupe support
  • CD3-2149 [Social Proof Impression Analytics Phase 1] Write Track events to fact table from actioneval
  • REC-619 New Relic: actionclasses:RecommendationFailure — set value too large, key
  • SDKF-2187 [Badging Action Parity] React Web SDK Documentation Update: Omnichannel Badging action integration
  • CD3-2139 [Social Proof Impression Analytics Phase 1] Create m_session_social_proof_interaction table
  • SDKF-2185 [Badging Action Parity] iOS SDK Documentation Update: Omnichannel Badging action integration
  • DEC3-1670 [Dynamic Bundles] Update Re-check for elements checkbox widget on CTL action template
  • DEC3-1662 [Non Collab] Add nested group support for monetate recommendations
  • DEC3-1630 [Dynamic Bundles] Display Messaging for a Dynamic Bundle and Recs live in Production
  • DEC3-1626 [Dynamic Bundles—Email Integration Feature Release] Creation of new Action JSON and Widget
  • REC-572 [Manual Slotting] Update various Recs Actions to exclude slotted Rec strategies
  • REC-570 [Manual Slotting] Backend: Strategy Details Page — Read/Update Operation
  • DEC3-1609 [Dynamic Bundles] Frontend: Adding Preview To Dynamic Bundles details page
  • CD3-2125 [Guitar Center] Audience Discovery not updating
  • SDKF-2167 [Badging Action Parity] Android SDK: Omnichannel Badging action integration — Image-based Badging
  • DEC3-1594 [Dynamic Bundles] Validation on Name field with error message for Dynamic Bundles and Recs details page
  • SDKF-2136 [Android SDK] SDK Publish & releasing steps and docs
  • CD3-2071 setDebug links point to the old Monetate Knowledge Base
  • CD3-2047 [Social Proof Impression Analytics Phase 1] Create fact table, loaders, etc. for SP impression fact
  • SDKF-2066 [React Native App] Home Page creation part 1
  • REC-485 [POS Enhancements] Fix broken offline purchase data tests in precompute
  • CD3-1958 [adidas] Feature flag to remove 'EXPERIENCE' from experience creation menu
  • SDKF-1985 [SDK Action — Social Proof] iOS SDK: Documentation Update for the Social Proof action
  • DEC3-1841 Preview Experience is not working in UAT
  • DEC3-1840 Status for Recommendation Strategy stuck in 'Processing'
  • REC-768 Precompute is not working for collab algos like View Also View and Purchased Also Purchased
  • REC-759 500 Internal server error is showing on Recommendation strategy, Dynamic Bundle, Slotted recommendation
  • CD3-2282 Purchase data validator allowing null fields