🌟 What's New in Parabola

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August 20, 2020

Send to Shopify step can now issue refunds

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We've added support for calculating and issuing refunds in the Send to Shopify step! Now you can take a list of items and their orders and issue refunds, automatically.

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August 18, 2020

New Integrations page

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We've made it easier to find which products and services you can use in Parabola with our new integrations page!

parabola.io/integrations

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August 17, 2020

Send Emails by row step improvements

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It's now easier to set a reply-to address and use line breaks in the body of your emails.

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August 14, 2020

Updates to the Insert If/Else Column step

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The Insert If/Else Column step has been updated with a fresh interface, giving you the ability to apply logic in plain English. You can also now combine dynamic column references with static text for even more powerful rules.

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August 13, 2020

Updated flows page, builder, and dashboard

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We made it easier to navigate between the flows page, builder, and flow dashboard, co-located similar settings, and unified the design language so it’s more intuitive to take action on your flows.

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August 12, 2020

Officially announcing Parabola for Shopify

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Our Shopify integration is now live for all users! Seamlessly pull in orders, customers, products, inventory, and more to use in Parabola. Automatically create and update customers, update product-collection relationships, and change inventory levels in Shopify.

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August 7, 2020

Recipes now appear in the sidebar!

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We heard from customers that it would be helpful to have ready-to-use templates at their fingertips, so we added some of our most used recipes to the sidebar! Pre-built flows, with baked-in best practices, now ready for whenever you need them.

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August 6, 2020

Google Analytics gets new presets & more

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It's now even easier to pull in preset and custom reports based on whatever metrics/dimensions you care about. We've loaded in 40+ presets to match the reports you're used to seeing in Google Analytics and help you get up and running quickly. Goal conversion data is also more accurate and metric dimensions now use more recognizable names.

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August 5, 2020

Useful updates to our Shopify Integration

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It's now easier to work with dynamic dates, like being able to pull orders from the last month. We also added the ability to filter for unfulfilled orders & improved the experience of pulling in order-level data.

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August 4, 2020

Introducing the ShipStation integration!

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We made it easier for our e-commerce customers to work with their ShipStation data. Now you can easily combine data from ShipStation and other tools (like Shopify!), build analytics flows, set up customer alerts, and more!

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August 3, 2020

More reliable appending with Google Sheets

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The Send to Google Sheets step now appends data to your selected sheets more reliably.

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July 30, 2020

Shopify step adds more order filtering

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The Pull from Shopify step now supports Open and Closed order status filtering.

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July 29, 2020

New step naming convention

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We've updated the names of our steps in order to provide more clarity around the directionality of integrations and the functionality of steps. Longer, previously truncated, step names will now wrap to additional lines, as well!

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July 24, 2020

Shopify step timezone now matches store

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The Pull from Shopify step's timezone will now automatically match your store's timezone when the step is created.

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July 22, 2020

Email CSVs to automatically run a flow

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We built a new Pull from email attachment step so you can automatically clean up, analyze, and take action on your flat file data (CSVs) by just emailing a CSV to a dedicated email address. Published flows are triggered immediately upon receiving the file. We’ve already seen customers use it to integrate with their 3PLs, warehouses, and anywhere they regularly receive CSV files.

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July 15, 2020

Introducing... Find Overlap!

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The Find overlap step improves upon our old List Contains step with new, streamlined settings that make it even easier to compare one table to another and show you the rows that match, or those that don't. You can even match based upon case-sensitivity or approximate matching.

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June 26, 2020

Earn Credit by Sharing Parabola

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Invite your friends to use Parabola and you'll both earn credit when they sign up! Click your profile photo and then the "Share" button to get your invite link.

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June 23, 2020

Extraneous decimals

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We fixed an issue where numbers would sometimes incorrectly display with extraneous decimals, like “2.0000000000001” instead of “2"!

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June 19, 2020

Improved Support Additional CSV File Types

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Support Additional CSV File Types

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June 17, 2020

Flow Saving Logic

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We improved our flow saving logic to make it faster and more reliable.

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June 16, 2020

Improved Snippet Handling

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We added better handling to snippets to more reliably preserve import and export settings.

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June 12, 2020

Updated Math Step

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Along with basic syntax highlighting, we've added formula validation, error handling, and auto-complete when typing in headers in the Math step.

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June 2, 2020

Chrome Autocomplete

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We fixed an issue where autocomplete in Chrome would cover up a step's settings!

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May 22, 2020

Syntax Highlighting in Math Step

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You’ll now see basic syntax highlighting (color!) in the calculation field to easily spot column names amongst your operations.

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May 18, 2020

Better Onboarding

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We've made onboarding more detailed and valuable, giving new users a better first experience.

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May 15, 2020

Updated Twilio library

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We updated the Twilio library and can now pull in more messages!

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May 12, 2020

Blank results view

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We fixed a bug that occasionally made the results view not show any data.

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May 8, 2020

Drop Targets in the Builder

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Drop Targets guide you to where to place your next step. Auto-connections make building so much faster. You can even drag in between two steps to splice your flow. And, if you insert a step between two steps where there isn't quite enough space, we'll do some auto-spacing for you!

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May 5, 2020

Recommended Recipes and Recent Updates

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The new flows dashboard just got two very useful updates! Recommended Recipes and a Recent Updates sidebar make it easier to find what’s new and what to build next.

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May 1, 2020

A New Home for our Video Series

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Watch our series of video tutorials to get started automated anything today. Learn how Parabola works, brush up on your skills, or discover new ways to build flows.

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April 21, 2020

Intro to Combining Data in Parabola Series

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In an effort to teach more people how to get the most out of Parabola, we're launching the first (of many!) video series. This one covers how to combine data in Parabola. Let us know what you think!

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April 16, 2020

Updated Recipes Page

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We updated our recipes page to make it easier to find what you're looking for! Sort by level of difficulty, integrations, use cases, and more.

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April 10, 2020

New Publish Dashboard

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We released some big UI changes to your published flows. Now when you view a published flow, you'll see a dashboard of your runs, schedules, and in-progress run statuses. We hope it better surfaces the most important information about your published flows and reduces some confusion about whether or not you're in building mode.

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April 8, 2020

New Sidebar

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As we started to add more steps, the sidebar was starting to feel pretty busy. So, the sidebar got a bit of a spring cleaning. Find steps faster by search, task, or suggestion!

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April 6, 2020

Webflow Export

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We launched the Webflow CMS Export!

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April 2, 2020

Google Sheets File Selector

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We were hearing from users that it can be difficult to find the files they were looking for. With that in mind, we created a file explorer for our Google Sheets step.

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April 1, 2020

Suggested Steps Improvement

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We improved the way our "Suggested Steps" feature works by making it update faster (thereby giving you better recommendations!).

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March 31, 2020

Twilio Import Body Error

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We fixed an issue where our Twilio import occasionally didn't include the "body" text.

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March 27, 2020

Introducing...Parabola Community!

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We've launched a Community for our users. Go there to get help, request features, submit bugs, showcase flows, and more! Join the discussion and share your excitement and feedback in our Community.

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March 22, 2020

Updated steps to group and summarize data

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Until now, the Group By step was the home of 6 uniquely powerful operations. We’ve now split each operation into its own step to improve discoverability and searching: Average, Count, Sum, Find Min, Find Max, Merge values.

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March 10, 2020

Easier way to import CSV files

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We made it easier to upload CSV files. Drag and drop or search through files!

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March 5, 2020

Native Webflow integration

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We launched the Webflow CMS Import!

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February 27, 2020

Copy and paste in your flow or a new flow!

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You can now copy and paste groups of steps into permanent snippets to reference or share. Sensitive authorization data is not copied, unless you can see it in the settings sidebar, such as with API Steps.

To use a snippet, copy (CTRL or ⌘ + C) and then paste (CTRL or ⌘ + V  it when you are in a flow.

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February 18, 2020

Drag to select in the builder

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The drag-to-select feature allows you to drag to select steps.

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January 21, 2020

Send emails step

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Send an email to every row in a table.

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January 9, 2020

Access docs inside each step

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We've made it a lot easier to access documentation from inside the step. You can quickly reference documentation without leaving your step. Check out the tab called "Documentation."

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December 4, 2019

Build event-triggered flows

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We've added a Webhooks Import step as a new source! Use it to build event-triggered flows. Import data that was sent to Parabola in a Webhook or via an API POST to Parabola.

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November 18, 2019

Updates to our pricing

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Our pricing is now better aligned with actual usage and value. It allows for a lot of more flexibility and customization across all of your flows, and you can now have more than 1 published flow for free! Read more about it here: https://parabola.io/pricing.

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November 12, 2019

Data loading speeds

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We've made some big improvements to how long it takes for us to load large datasets from our servers into your browser. Datasets that used to take minutes to load into view in the result view now should only take a second or two (depending on your connection).

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October 23, 2019

Search in the result view

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We added search to the result view so you can quickly find what you're looking for.

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October 4, 2019

Redesigned OAuth authorization form

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The OAuth authorization form is way easier to use

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September 18, 2019

Date & Time Source and Transform

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We added two new steps:

  1. The Date & Time Import step: creates a row with the current date/time and any other relative dates.
  2. The Add Date & Time step: creates a column containing the current date and time and any other dates relative to today.
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September 3, 2019

Import JSON Files

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If you have a .json file that you need to process, look no further than Parabola! Now, you can upload JSON files directly from your computer to Parabola.

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