Version 8.3 includes a lot of new features and improvements as well as more than 120 bug fixes across the system. Our ongoing work with system tuning also means that web performance is up with at least 25% in a wide range of scenarios.
Email Marketing is going live replacing the old newsletter module with comprehensive statistics for analyzing the marketing performance of your emails. Social Publishing is now a new area within Online Marketing with initial support for easy Facebook and Twitter messaging directly from the Dynamicweb backend. The Campaigns functionality is entering Beta with the possibility to define customer directed actions taking place whenever certain events transpires on your website.
For eCommerce we introduce a set of Multishop features aiming at solutions running more than one webshop. This includes cart specific payment and delivery methods and an overall better separation of eCommerce shops, countries and languages. A new price matrix has also been implemented with a look similar to common ERP systems providing the user with a flexible and powerful way to customize product prices.
Within Content Management Dynamicweb 8.3 is now supporting new provider based editors with the CK editor included in this release. Furthermore a new easy to use inline text editing feature has been implemented allowing for a lot of quick changes to be performed from the frontend. Finally Razor templates are going live with all the power that this gives to the web developer. With Dynamicweb 8.2 we introduced items and in 8.3 we continue to improve this way of working with content while listening to the feedback of customers.
As for the Integration part of the system: Logging, error messaging and bug fixing have been the main focus for this release in order to improve and ensure stability.
A comprehensive list of the content of Dynamicweb 8.3 can be found below.