See also Press Releases
(7 May 98) To support the ever-increasing success of our 900+ merchants, we upgraded the network connection to our main server campus to a T3 running at 6 megabits per second.
(20 Apr 98) If you have registered domain names, you can have these used to submit pages of your site to search engines instead of the default Viaweb.com URL. Specify which domain name to use under the Search Engines menu item in the Manager.
(30 Mar 98) Upgrade to Cybercash 2.1.4, which may solve some problems with batch submission failures.
(29 Jan 98) MSIE 4.0 users can now download orders as PDF files and export to databases.
(4 Dec 97) You can now specify which search engines your site is submitted to, and how much of your site is submitted. Click Search Engines under the Promote menu. There are also handy links to check where your site is listed in each search engine.
(4 Dec 97) You can now specify what validity checks are to be made for user-defined payment methods. If you have an in-house credit card, for instance, you can specify whether the expiry date and checksum are validated when customers place orders.
(27 Nov 97) You can now use UPS shipping tables to calculate shipping charges. [documentation]
(23 Nov 97) You can now control the list of countries available in the order form. Under Shipping Methods, click "List of Countries".
(23 Nov 97) Based on the Viaweb 4.0 basket scripting system, Viaweb can now provide more custom functionality for your order basket on a consulting basis. If you need to control which items can go together, or make customers order certain items in conjunction with others, or need more sophisticated quantity pricing, we can implement it for you. Contact email@example.com.
(19 Nov 97) Interested in increasing your store's visibility? Now, you can list your store in Boston.com's "Catalog Connection" at $100 off their regular setup fee. Boston.com attracts 75,000 U.S. visitors daily, and includes such well-known merchants as Eddie Bauer, Spiegel, and PC Connection. For more information, visit Boston.com, or call Lisa Flicop at 617-237-1166. Be sure to mention Viaweb to get your $100 discount!
(17 Nov 97) (press release)