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3rd Quarter

2020

ROLLOUT SCHEDULE

The GrooveDigital™ software company dev and design teams are working hard to add more features and tools to help you succeed.


You can find our target dates below for new features and apps coming soon. Please keep in mind that these dates are more of a guideline rather than a guarantee.


Our team always goes above and beyond, but sometimes our target dates may shift due to development factors or unforeseen circumstances. Do not use our projected releases to time important promotions in your own business.



If you have a specific feature request, please visit the Feature Request Portal.

July

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July 22

GrooveProof™ Social Proof Widget = Released!

Add the power of social proof to your website with the GrooveProof™ widget. This feature displays a popup on your site showing recent purchases or signups. You can see it in action in the lower left corner of this page. This small feature of GrooveSell™ sales system is proven to increase your conversion rate of both signups and sales.

How to use the GrooveProof™ widget

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July 24

NMI Merchant Processing Integration = Released!

Use your NMI account for processing payments with GrooveSell™ sales system. This integration opens up credit card payment processing options for a larger number of Groovesters both in and outside of the US.

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July 27

New Affiliate Dashboard- with Second-Tier Affiliates = Released!

Gain access to sub-affiliate reporting that allows you to see details by the vendor, such as all the people that signed up underneath you, how many visitors they sent, sales made, how many referrals made, commissions earned, and commissions they’ve made for you. We’re also continuing to add filters and many types of reports.

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July 29

Coupons = Released!

Bring in new customers, build awareness, and increase sales by offering discounts with coupons.


Here is a video on using the new coupon system in the GrooveSell™ sales system.

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July 31

PayPal Commerce = Released!

Take control of recurring billing. PayPal Commerce allows GrooveFunnels™ website and funnel builder to control recurring billing, similar to Authorize.net or Stripe. This stops your buyers from being able to cancel their subscription without going through your system so you have a chance to save the sale. We handle all the complexity and simply tell PayPal what to charge.

AUGUST

10

August 10

Groove Video™ = Released!

GrooveVideo™ marketing-oriented video player gives you not only access to detailed video analytics, but also the power to modify and automate the user’s experience based on their behavior.


Introduction to GrooveVideo™ video marketing software

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August 11

Integration: WebinarJam/ EverWebinar = Released!

Pull details such as new registrations, user attendance, and more so you can quickly follow up and close more sales to your webinar attendees and registrants.

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August 14

Timed and Animated Elements = Released

Stop scaring away potential buyers by overwhelming them with information. Timed elements give you the ability to set a time delay for any element or block, such as pricing, until you want them to see it.


Animations, such as fade-in, bounce, and slide in from the left, will help call attention to specific areas and increase conversions. Add animations to headlines, images, buttons, and more.

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August 19

GrooveMember™ Membership Site Builder = Released 

Create a membership site within minutes using GrooveMember™membership site builder. You’ll be able to drip content, gate content, offer free or paid multiple levels of access, and more.

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August 21

Partner Contracts = Released

Want to join forces with another Groovester to create and sell a product or service? Groove Partner Contracts will let us take the hassle out of managing the finances. We’ll handle paying affiliates and distributing the revenue based on your agreement.


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August 24

Import Pages = Released

Our exclusive technology allows you to import any page on the web and then edit in our drag-and-drop builder. 

import preview

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August 24

Customer and Cart Abandons Tabs = Released!

GrooveSell™ sales system lets you have an unlimited number of customers and cart abandonment leads for free. You’ll be able to easily email your customers and automatically email your abandoned cart leads… all at the free account level.

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August 25

Wistia Integration= Released

Easily add Wistia videos to your webpages by dragging in a Wistia player from the page builder components.

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August 26

GrooveSell™ Marketplace = Released

The GrooveSell™ Marketplace gives you an excellent opportunity to get your products and services in front of potential affiliates so you can build an army of commissioned salespeople that will grow your business and increase sales.


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August 28

Order Bumps and Custom Domains for Checkouts, Affiliate Links and Tracking Links = Delayed

We’re excited about Order Bumps because they can add 15 to 20% to your company’s bottom line. Order Bumps are technically pre-transaction upsells. When someone is in the checkout and ready to buy, it’s a great time to offer them a related product for a great value. Would you like fries with that?


Now your checkout pages will be delivered on your custom domain rather than our default url. Your affiliate and tracking links will also entirely reflect your branding.


UPDATE: Order bumps are working and should be released on September 23, 2020. Custom domains should go live by October 9, 2020.

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August 31

GrooveMail™ Autoresponder and CRM = Released

GrooveMail™ autoresponder and CRM is a world-class email marketing CRM with tags for automation, text and voice broadcasting integrations, email sequencing and broadcasting, email split testing and more!


UPDATE: Automations are targeted to be released on October 6, 2020.

SEPTEMBER

01

September 01

Improved GrooveFunnels™ and GrooveSell™ Integration for Checkout Forms = Released!

You’ll be able to select a product or price from a dropdown to automatically generate beautifully styled checkout forms on your page, putting an end to copying and pasting embed codes.

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September 02

On-Canvas Controls for Spacing, Columns, and Layout

We’re making it easier for you to build pages. You’ll be able to “drag” the padding and margin.

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September 03

Kajabi Integration: Released!

You’ll be able to add a customer to a Kajabi subscription, course, or digital product upon purchasing. If the customer cancels or refunds, the system will remove their access in Kajabi. This is great for users who have existing memberships with the Kajabi service.


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September 04

Cookie Acceptance Popup = Released!

Let your website visitors know what cookies and trackers are used on your site and give them the option to accept or not.

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September 14

  • GrooveKart Logo

    The ALL NEW GrooveKart™ Ecommerce Platform = Delayed

  • GrooveKart™ ecommerce platform comes with print-on-demand and dropshipping integrations built-in, making it the most effective way to start and run an ecommerce site. Includes high converting templates, timers, social proof, reviews, upsells, and more.


    Update: Should be released by September 30, 2020.

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    September 17

    Integration: SendShark

    Enroll new subscribers and customers in SendShark autoresponders.


    Note: Sendshark does not have an API and is unable to do a direct integration

    18

    September 18

    Braintree Integration = Delayed

    Accept and process payments using Braintree.


    Update: Expected release date updated to September 25, 2020.

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    September 28

    Integration: Pipedrive

    Share leads with Pipedrive to manage your sales team.

    OCTOBER

    02

    October 02

    GDPR Compliance

    You’ll be able to turn on GDPR functionality in your account enabling GDPR compliant forms, GDPR delete functionality, and more.

    09

    October 09

    Video Backgrounds

    You’ll be able to add a video that auto-plays in the background of a page section.

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    October 09

    Share Funnels (with an Affiliate Link!) and Funnel Organization

    You can share funnels via link or by email address. The recipient will be able to accept if they have a GrooveFunnels™ account or be prompted to create a free account. New signups are automatically tagged with their affiliate link!


    Funnel organization helps you see all the pages within a funnel, what the pages look like, and their stats, such as visitors, sessions, CTR, and more.

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    October 09

    List Imports

    You’ll be able to import your lists into GrooveMail™ autoresponder and CRM.

    October 5

    On-canvas layout improvement for complex flexbox layouts and multiple rows With just one click, you’ll be able to adjust the alignment of an element, change the number of columns, and add rows.

    October 5

    All remaining features in the GrooveSell™ sales system widget You’ll gain additional features and more flexibility, with 1-click confirmations and ROSCA compliance.

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    October 14

    More GrooveSell™ Functionality (GrooveSell™ Payments, Recurring Installments, PayPal Risk Mitigation, and Multiple Currencies) = Delayed

    GrooveSell™ Payments is an optional service for members. Let Groove handle all the payments, affiliate payouts, tax, and accounting headaches for approved products. and more.

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    October 15

    New Dashboard and Analytics

    You will have a true dashboard that displays analytics for each of your Groove products. You’ll be able to customize the sections and quick links with what’s important to you.

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    October 16

    Hybrid Affiliate Program

    With the hybrid affiliate program commissions will be split between first tag and “assist.” This means that if someone upgrades because of your webinar, then the commission will be split between you and the person that introduced the user to Groove.


    Update: This is expected earlier than the target date and will likely release on September 25, 2020.

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    October 16

    Affiliate Wallet

    We’re adding easier ways for you to connect to Zelle, instant bank transfers, and more - giving you 9 different ways to get paid.

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    October 25

    GroovePay™ PayFac Integration

    Groovesters now have access to GroovePay's PayFac service, where we can grant merchant accounts to qualified members. GroovePay™ Pro is also available for higher volume accounts. Both will be fully integrated with the GrooveSell™ sales system.

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    Improved Publishing For GroovePages™ Page Builder and SSLs

    You’ll no longer need a free Cloudflare account. We’ll handle all the details for account hosting and publishing on the backend.

    Q4

    The following items are all planned for Q4 2020. We’ll provide more specific dates as we approach October. In no particular order...

    Agency

    Manage multiple Groove accounts under a single login.

    SDK

    Similar to WordPress plugins, iPhone apps, and Chrome extensions, we’re opening up so people can develop apps for our platform. This means that you will not have to wait for cool features or things that may not be part of our vision. We’ll even have a store where you can buy apps (or sell them, if you’re a developer!)

    GroovePages™ Marketplace

    Groove users will be able to sell their page, funnel and website designs in the GroovePages™ Marketplace.

    Split Testing

    Increase conversions with professional level split testing on your pages. Test, tweak, and convert more prospects.

    GrooveBlog™ Blogging Functionality

    The days of managing multiple plugins, updates, and malware are finally over! You’ll no longer have to manage your blog somewhere else or deal with tech headaches or software updates that break your whole site while you sleep. Now you can rest easy knowing your blog and your main sales site are securely hosted.

    GrooveDesk™ Helpdesk Software

    Support, engage, and delight your customers with our built-in help desk. GrooveDesk™ helpdesk suite will include team inboxes, ticket management, live chat, and more.

    GrooveSurvey™ Survey Feature

    Improve your messaging, products, and more by gathering and analyzing feedback with GrooveSurvey™ survey software.

    GrooveCalendar™ Scheduling System

    GrooveCalendar™ scheduling software makes it easier for your leads to schedule meetings with you. The hassle of 5 emails back and forth to set a date are over. Set which dates you have available. Your prospects choose which slot suits them, and voila! Appointment set.

    GrooveWebinar™ Live Webinar Platform

    Host live webinars with all your favorite features and functionality. GrooveWebinar™ webinar platform integrates with all your pages, cart and funnels to maximize your sales.

    GrooveEvergreen™ Webinar System

    Save time by using pre-recorded webinars or videos as a live webinar. Massively improve attendance by offering “just-in-time” webinars at your prospects’ convenience. Simply show up for the Q and A at the end, or insert a chat roll from previous webinars.

    GrooveStream™ Live Streaming Software

    Stream to social media platforms. “Go live” on Facebook, Twitch, or YouTube!

    Additional Users and Roles

    You’ll be able to add team members to your account and give them different levels of access. Protect your sensitive data, while still giving access to team members to get the help you need.

    Misc Services

    Funnelytics, Chatmatic, LiveWebinar, Easy Webinar, Kunaki, Lulu, Cello, YouZign, and Speaker Fulfillment Services.

    Memberships

    WishList Member, Thinkific, Teachable, LearnDash, Everlesson, Value Addon, Memberium, and MemberMouse.

    Mail Services

    ConvertKit, Sendlane, iContact, GoHighLevel, MailerLite, and Drip.

    Video Hosting

    Vidyard and vooPlayer.