We aren’t proud of this announcement, however we should go forward.
After 1st January 2023, Saleshandy’s legacy Chrome Extension (E mail Monitoring Extension) won’t be obtainable within the Chrome retailer.
We have now determined to place down the legacy Chrome Extension due to Google’s current replace for the Chrome Extension platform.
The weblog covers every part you’ll want to learn about Google’s replace and Chrome Extension’s sunsetting:
All in regards to the legacy Chrome Extension
2018 was the 12 months when Saleshandy launched the Chrome Extension and Internet App 2.0. Saleshandy began as an electronic mail monitoring instrument, however we quickly moved on to chilly emailing as our buyer base advanced.
Legacy Chrome Extension (Chrome Extension 2.0)
Chrome Extension 2.0 is the legacy product of Saleshandy. It supplies electronic mail monitoring actions for Gmail and allows you to know the prospect’s habits by real-time notifications of the e-mail despatched, learn receipts and ship automated electronic mail sequences to particular person recipients.
Picture: That is how legacy Chrome Extension seems within the Chrome Retailer.
Let’s know intimately in regards to the function capabilities of Chrome Extension 2.0:
- Exercise feed inside Gmail: Customers can monitor the recipient actions instantly from the Gmail account by the Extension with out logging into Saleshandy.
- 1:1 particular person sequences for auto follow-ups: Ship automated follow-up messages to particular person recipients and arrange automated follow-ups with set off circumstances primarily based on recipient habits.
- Crew electronic mail templates: Create and share your individual electronic mail templates along with your crew.
- Shortcuts to insert templates: Merely create a shortcut for a template and entry it instantly from Gmail utilizing the Tab key.
- Double tick in Gmail UI: A simple-to-understand icon-based interface that lets the consumer know whether or not an electronic mail is shipped, delivered, or opened.
Extra about Internet App 2.0 (app.saleshandy.com):
Saleshandy Internet App 2.0 permits customers to carry out electronic mail monitoring and chilly emailing actions from a single dashboard. Customers can simply test the recipient’s exercise by Feeds and get insights on the efficiency of campaigns by analytics and reviews.
Picture: Dashboard view of the Saleshandy’s Internet App 2.0.
Main function capabilities Internet 2.0:
- E mail Campaigns with mail merge: E mail Marketing campaign let’s you ship a collection of personalised emails and scheduled auto follow-ups with circumstances to a listing of customers.
- Template: Templates are pre-saved messages that you need to use to avoid wasting time and keep away from repetition.
- Feeds: It lets you watch your recipients from each mailbox in a single dashboard.
- Integrations: The online App lets you combine with totally different instruments and webhooks to enhance your workflow expertise.
- Analytics & Reporting: Get detailed analytics reviews primarily based in your electronic mail efficiency to grasp buyer habits and get extra insights.
Observe: The Chrome Extension 2.0 will solely shut down, whereas the Internet App 2.0 will maintain working as it’s.
Now, let’s perceive how the Google’s coverage replace impacts the legacy Chrome Extension.
How Google’s coverage replace impacts our Chrome Extension
As shared above, Google introduced the discharge of Chrome’s Manifest Model 3. Following the discharge of Manifest 3, Google made one other announcement to deprecate Manifest Model 2. In line with this, any Chrome Extension constructed on the V2 Manifest must be introduced down from the Chrome retailer as per the brand new safety guideline.
FYI: Manifest for Chrome is a set of pointers for a way Google’s net browser handles Extensions.
As we talked about above, the legacy Chrome Extension was launched in 2018. Subsequently, we should take away it from the Chrome retailer because it was constructed utilizing the V2 Manifest.
You might marvel why we aren’t rebuilding the Extension in Manifest V3.
Why can’t we rebuild the entire above options in V3 Manifest?
Beneath are the key causes to not proceed with the legacy model of Saleshandy Chrome Extension:
- Technological roadblock: Migration of V2 to V3 manifest calls for a whole overhaul of the legacy Chrome Extension. We would want to dedicate total new assets in the direction of migration, which isn’t possible and is towards our future pursuits.
- Roadmap: Since we are actually a chilly emailing platform, V2 aligns in a different way with our plans. We goal to develop in the direction of extra important market issues and cater to chilly emailing audiences in a greater approach.
- Help barrier: The prevailing legacy Chrome Extension customers should get higher service, worth, and options. We constructed the legacy model on V2, which creates a variety of obstacles for our help to ship and implement new fixes (for the deprecated expertise). It hampers to scaling our service and buyer expertise.
What do you have to do subsequent?
Though we’re closing down our Legacy Chrome Extension, we’re dedicated to you and need to provide the finest choices to transition.
In case you are utilizing Saleshandy ONLY to trace emails by way of legacy Chrome Extension, we advocate going for these choices:
First Choice: First, you possibly can transfer to Saleshandy Join
Second Choice: Or you possibly can transfer to Mailtrack
Why do you have to transfer to Saleshandy Join?
Saleshandy Join is the brand new Chrome Extension constructed on V3 Manifest (as per Chrome’s newest pointers.). It has a refreshed and sooner UI for a greater expertise. Join Extension works solely with Saleshandy V3, i.e., my.saleshandy.com. You may name it Internet App 3.0.
Why do you have to transfer to Mailtrack?
When you don’t need to miss out on the options of Saleshandy’s Chrome Extension, Mailtrack is one other fashionable and easy electronic mail monitoring resolution.
You may go along with different fashionable E mail Monitoring instruments too. You don’t should discover; you possibly can confer with this detailed weblog.
For these utilizing Saleshandy primarily for chilly emailing and fewer for monitoring emails from Gmail:
First Choice: Hold utilizing Internet App 2.0 as (it is going to work as it’s)
Second Choice: Transfer to Saleshandy Internet App 3.0
Hold utilizing Internet App 2.0 as (it is going to work as it’s)
You may proceed your actions with E mail Campaigns inside Internet App. Internet App 2.0 is unaffected by Google’s replace. All of the options talked about above in Internet App 2.0 would carry on working as traditional.
Transfer to Saleshandy Internet App 3.0
Saleshandy V3 is a greater platform for chilly emailing and outreach-related actions.
The brand new platform will impress you if in case you have used Saleshandy 2.0. V3 is far more superior and is made vastly for the chilly emailing consumer base.
Let’s study extra about what’s new and higher in Saleshandy Join and Internet App 3.0
What’s Saleshandy Join and Internet-App 3.0?
We have now constructed the brand new “Saleshandy Join” Extension that works with Saleshandy Internet-app Model 3.
Picture: Saleshandy Join within the Chrome Retailer
Saleshandy Join permits electronic mail monitoring and prospecting your leads for higher and sooner conversion.
- E mail Monitoring: Monitor your emails and get an prompt notification when your prospects open emails and click on your hyperlinks. Flip electronic mail monitoring on or off with a easy toggle within the Chrome Extension.
- 1:1 E mail Insights: The Join Extension lets you monitor as many Gmail electronic mail accounts as you need. Obtain all of your monitoring notifications in a single mailbox. You may simply change between your Gmail accounts to trace with out trouble.
- Exercise Log: View and export the whole recipient exercise log inside Saleshandy and see which emails are performing properly and getting extra opens and clicks.
- LinkedIn E mail Finder: Lookup electronic mail addresses from on-line platforms like CRMs and others with only one click on. Add the e-mail addresses instantly in your chilly electronic mail sequences.
Observe: To make use of Saleshandy Join, you’ll want to create an account with Saleshandy Internet App 3.0
When you go forward with Saleshandy Join, you’ll miss on some main options because it was constructed just lately. Beneath are the options you’ll miss within the Saleshandy Join V3 Chrome Extension, which had been there in Saleshandy V2 Chrome Extension (older one).
- Exercise feed inside Gmail
- 1:1 particular person sequences for auto follow-ups
- Crew electronic mail templates
- Shortcuts to insert templates
- Double tick in Gmail UI
- View the e-mail content material of your crew members
It is possible for you to to trace emails, obtain open notifications, and mute notifications as earlier than with the brand new Saleshandy Join (made on V3 Manifest).
Saleshandy Internet App 3.0
Saleshandy V3 is a platform solely for chilly emailing and lead technology. It’s already energetic and has a major buyer base with totally different use instances.
Try what’s new and improved in Internet App 3.0.
- Customized chilly emailing: Use Saleshandy’s mail merge to create hyper-personalized emails for each prospect.
- Automated follow-ups: Improve your response charge with Saleshandy’s multi-stage sequencing and follow-ups.
- E mail warm-up: Saleshandy warms up your electronic mail with a community of protected inboxes and with AI to enhance each deliverability and popularity.
- Superior A/B Testing: You may enhance conversion charges utilizing Saleshandy’s A/B testing.
- 1:1 E mail Insights: With the Join Extension, you possibly can monitor as many Gmail accounts as you want. Obtain all of your monitoring notifications in a single mailbox.
- E mail Finder: With the E mail Finder plugin, Saleshandy finds verified electronic mail addresses in seconds.
- E mail Verification: The e-mail verification add-on will increase your deliverability by eradicating possibilities of bounces.
In case you have subscription-related doubts in regards to the legacy model of Saleshandy (V2), you possibly can go refer the next FAQs, or you possibly can instantly attain out to email@example.com for extra info and help.
You may get solutions to your different questions right here
What about my subscription?
In case you have a subscription that ends after Dec 31, 2022, or in the event you want a refund on account of this unexpected change, we’re keen to give you a pro-rated refund. Nevertheless, it’s topic to the beneath circumstances.
- The subscription’s finish date have to be 01/01/2023 or later.
- You’ve gotten used 1:1 monitoring by the Chrome Extension earlier than.
- The subscription is renewed after 01/01/2023 (Except you had been unaware of the change).
What occurs with my knowledge?
Regardless of the change, you’ll nonetheless have entry to your knowledge in Saleshandy V2 app, and you’ll view/obtain/delete all the information generated till December 2022.
As a Gmail consumer, will I nonetheless have the ability to join my Gmail account to Saleshandy Internet App 2.0?
The replace received’t have an effect on the app’s potential to attach the Saleshandy account with Gmail.
What in regards to the Outlook plugin and electronic mail campaigns? Can I take advantage of them after this modification?
It’s only the Gmail Extension that might be shutting down. Outlook plugin and electronic mail campaigns will nonetheless be obtainable in Saleshandy 2.0.
What occurs to these emails scheduled after 01/01/23? Both from Gmail UI utilizing Extension or scheduled as follow-up emails?
This modification won’t have an effect on any electronic mail scheduled by Chrome Extension after 01/01/2023. You too can see the updates within the electronic mail exercise or analytics within the account.
What’s my various now that Saleshandy 2.0 Chrome Extension is shutting down?
You need to use Saleshandy Model 3.0 for 1:1 electronic mail monitoring, which has extra superior options. If you wish to go solely with E mail Monitoring, we are going to subscribe you to Saleshandy V3’s Starter Plan. Or you possibly can select to go along with Outreach plans for Chilly Emailing and E mail Monitoring.
How can I proceed with cancellation?
You may contact our help crew at firstname.lastname@example.org, who will easily information you thru the cancellation course of.