Cloud Release Notes – 2019

November 15, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23655 Adds a field that allows you to specify the insertion location of Client-Side Factor Custom Function Injection Regex.
DEV-23639 Investigates how to fix metric.js from being blocked by uBlock Origin.
DEV-23608 Fixes an issue in Chrome version 77 in which List pages keep expanding vertically when the user resizes the window.
DEV-23490 Fixes an issue with the Time Trends Chart sometimes including a shaded region instead of two lines.
DEV-23408 Fixes an issue in which toggling Preview causes Client -Side Metrics to remain hidden.
DEV-23314 Fixes an issue in the A/B Campaign Builder in which copying a Variation and saving it results in and "uninitialized value" error in admin logs.
DEV-22555 Fixes an error that occurs when toggling QuickChange Variation types.


October 31, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23673 Adds support for negative regex for Pass-Through Request Headers.
DEV-23664 Fixes a blur issue on the menu. 
DEV-23663 Fixes the use of the £ symbol in password updates.
DEV-23591 Fixes the display of the new password description.
DEV-23645 Fixes an issue with Engine API Campaigns becoming disabled.
DEV-23612 Changes the default Campaign Variation Status to Active.
DEV-23293 Fixes an issue in the A/B Campaign Builder for Origin Campaigns in which SiteSpect did not display an error when the cookie value went over the limit.
DEV-23233 Fixes the display of Split Traffic percentage when you have deleted all existing Variation Groups.
DEV-15900 Adds keyboard support for forms.


October 24, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23647 Fixes the language for Assignments/Users.
DEV-23645 Fixes an issue with Engine API Campaigns being disabled.  
DEV-23610 Fixes an error with the Performance Matrix Segmented by Concurrent Campaign, by User.
DEV-23602 Fixes an issue in which Searching without filters wasn’t showing all.
DEV-23558 Fixes a problem with the Import in which when there are no objects it looks like an error.
DEV-23463 Fixes console errors when you delete an element in the Visual Editor.
DEV-23618 Fixes the tooltip for Available Operators in Calculations.
DEV-23603 Fixes a problem in which an inverted comma (apostrophe) in a name breaks the shareable preview dialog.


October 11, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23504 Adds the ability to search by component ID.
DEV-23590 Fixes an issue in which users could open a Global Variation page using a Variation ID.
DEV-23581 Fixes display issues with the main menu when it is narrow.
DEV-23565 Fixes minor display issues with the main menu.
DEV-23551 Fixes a problem loading the Campaign Results report.
DEV-23538 Corrects the content of the cookie Audience value tooltip.
DEV-23530 Updates the link for customers to suggest a feature.
DEV-23507 Fixes a problem in which mixed type Campaigns were switched to Standard after an import.
DEV-18118 Provides a link to a Campaign Variation, when a Campaign Variation disables a Campaign.


October 2, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23342 Fixes a counting inconsistency for turned off Client-Side Variations.
DEV-23579 Fixes an issue in which SiteSpect did not include Variations that are turned off in preview.
DEV-23554 Makes it possible to view Calculation dependencies within a Campaign.
DEV-23535 Prevents SiteSpect from sending emails for SSO, Okta, or LDAP expiration.
DEV-23497 Allows limited Manage User functionality for SSO users.
DEV-23468 Provides an alternative Forgot Password behavior for SSO users.
DEV-23519 Fixes an issue with the Path Trigger Does Not Contain.
DEV-23394 Changes the layout of the Trigger drop-down.
DEV-23518 Fixes an error with importing or exporting Visual Editor Click Track Helper Site Variations.
DEV-23455 Enables SiteSpect’s New Navigation, Search, and New look for all users.
DEV-23396 Stores API keys as hashed values, making them more secure.


September 26, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23599 Fixes a stickiness issue with release testing (i.e., alternate origins).


September 20, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23566 Fixes a UTF-8 problem with custom Client-Side Variation functions.
DEV-23540 Reorders the link for Global Variations in the main navigation.
DEV-23450 Fixes a problem in which Client-Side Variation would fire in preview, but would not indicate a match in the preview panel.
DEV-20212 Fixes a validation issue in the A/B Campaign Builder, under Advanced Settings.


September 6, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23483 Allows for more than one Alternative Proxy Path & URL.
DEV-23089 Fixes a bug with the Affinity Cookie for EngineAPI.


August 29, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23503 Enables Engine API for all Sites.
DEV-23496 Allows you to override SiteSpect Status field for SSO users.
DEV-23353 Fixes issues with cross-site scripting (XSS).
DEV-22885 Fixes a broken History filter for Page Categories.


August 22, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23491 Fixes the formatting for the account disabled message on the login page.
DEV-23473 Fixes an issue with Import/Export not retaining Variations that are turned off.
DEV-23465 Unable to save Uniques for a Critical Metric in the MVT Campaign Builder.
DEV-23453 Fixes column justification on the Preview Panel.
DEV-23271 Prevents you from moving a Live Campaign to Review or Ready Status.


August 14, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23416 Fixes blurry radio buttons on some pages.
DEV-23333 Fixes an issue with column width and horizontal scrolling on the Global Variations page.
DEV-23296 Fixes an issue with form validation in the A/B Campaign Builder.


August 8, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23451 Fixes an issue in which the Campaign Results report was not able to save a new view.
DEV-23407 Fixes an issue with the GO TO field rejecting URLs that contain a port numbers.
DEV-23386 Allows API keys for LDAP users.
DEV-23382 Fixes a Preview bug.
DEV-23328 Makes Origin Experiment requests disable mod_cache.
DEV-23323 Global Variations are now included in recently viewed items.
DEV-23313 Fixes a problem in which our Search function broke if results contained a scheduled Site Variation.
DEV-23310 Warns a user when they are saving a resource associated with a live Campaign.
DEV-23185 Performance Matrix date picker adds the current time automatically.
DEV-23127 Improves the UX when users attempt to make a Metric non-default.
DEV-23000 Changes the Self-Signed Certificate Expiration Date to 730 days.


July 24, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23381 Fixes an issue in which Promote to All Traffic broke when you forced a Control Variation Group.
DEV-23405 Makes the text darker for the Global Variation radio buttons. They no longer look disabled.
DEV-23404 Makes sure the Run button on the Dashboard is visible after you click it.
DEV-23317 Edits the New Way to Promote Winner to All Traffic messaging.
DEV-23285 Makes all Campaigns default to the Mixed Type.
DEV-23188 Creates new password policy issues.
DEV-20628 Updates the subject and body of the SSL email.
DEV-23189 Adds an authentication step to the API making it necessary to supply the existing password before resetting a password.
DEV-23438 Fixes an issue with JavaScript libraries throwing errors in Campaigns that use Client-Side Factors.


June 27, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23326 Fixes an issue in which a new visit request that has a failed page source Audience messed up compression.
DEV-23318 Fixes a problem that disallowed saving a copy of a Metric that is used as a Trigger in live Campaign.
DEV-23288 Fixes a problem with the Campaign Builder Permission for Variations.
DEV-23281 Fixes an issue with the lines on the Results Chart displaying off the chart.
DEV-23229 Prevents users with Campaign Builder permissions from deleting live Factors in the old look.
DEV-22793 Fixes an issue with the History tab not displaying changes to additional Variations in a group.
DEV-20879 Fixes an issue with inactive Variation Groups not displaying in Campaign History.


June 10, 2019

New Features

Feature Description
Real User Monitoring Captures and records timing information for various events that occur during the loading and use of the current page.

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23202 Fixes some issues with drag-and-drop indicators for Metrics in the Top Matrix.
DEV-22743 Provides for site to shed only bot traffic.
DEV-22705 Adds a new way to promote a winner to all traffic.


June 5, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23272 Variation Group names on the Results Report no longer overflow.
DEV-23184 Fixes issues with the History tab properly logging associating and dissociating Campaign Variations with/from Campaigns.
DEV-23145 Rewords the Disablement message in the A/B Campaign builder.
DEV-23143 Typo in tooltip for Campaign statuses is fixed.
DEV-23086 Allows you to rename the Original group for all Campaign Types.
DEV-22748 We updated the save Configuration message to make it more accurate.
DEV-22528 Clicking links in the A/B Campaign builder history dialog now opens a new tab.


May 30, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Item Description
DEV-23141 Fixes an issue creating users using the API.
DEV-23139 Fixes a collection of bugs in the Campaign Results report.
DEV-23137 Dashboard > Campaign Performance no longer links to the wrong report.
DEV-23044 Fixes an issue with Campaign Variations when you copy a Campaign.
DEV-20211 Fixes a bug with long Campaign names causing the A/B Campaign Builder three-dot menu to be misaligned.


May 16, 2019

Fixes and Improvements


Item Description
DEV-23154 Trigger caching no longer causes disablements.
DEV-23175 When a Trigger is missing, Metrics no longer match incorrectly.

Campaign Results

Item Description
DEV-23136 Results tab graph displays accurate percentages. Fixes a problem in which the Results tab was showing 0% change for the last two days.

Visual Editor

Item Description
DEV-23069 Issues surrounding the display of click tracking Metrics in the Visual Editor are resolved.
DEV-23066 The pop-up menu no longer closes when you select a dimmed option.
DEV-23014  Fixes issues and adds messaging around deleting parent elements where click tracking is applied.
DEV-23070 Fixes a bug related to removing a click track from an element that contains a child edit.


Item Description
DEV-23045 Hovering displays the entire name of the Variation Group, instead of cutting it off.
DEV-22923 Addresses an issue in which objects related to preview were incorrectly documented in History.
DEV-23010 Fixes issues surrounding WATTS data formatting.
DEV-22568 Fixes an issue with regex being cleared from the Value when creating a Cookie type Audience.


May 9, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Campaign Results Fixes

Item Description
DEV-23088 Updates the appearance of some elements of the graphs.
DEV-21278 Fixes an issue with Top Segments on the Performance Matrix not being removed when the user selects Delete.
DEV-22990 Fixes a problem with the Visual Editor losing Metric changes in an unsaved A/B Campaign.

Other Fixes

Item Description
DEV-22627 The delete warning dialog opens the correct builder.
DEV-22471 Aligns Capture a Custom Value tooltip icons.
DEV-21820 Non-scrolling dialog boxes now scroll.
DEV-22912 The Domains list page checkbox is fixed.
DEV-23059 QuickChanges are now properly listed under Global Variations.
DEV-22999 In Import/Export, Required Metrics are now properly listed.
DEV-22864 Scheduling Campaigns on the last day of the month behaves correctly.


May 1, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

Campaign Results Report

Item Description
DEV-23082 Fixes a problem that occurred when graphing a different Metric. Occasionally, the chart wouldn't render correctly. To make it easier, we unload the chart between requests.
DEV-23079 Fixes an issue with Average Order Value Metrics calculating incorrectly.
DEV-23071 Fixes some bugs with the first release of the Campaign Results report.
DEV-22770 Fixes a problem with Top Segment data appearing shifted in the display, i.e., not displaying today’s data.

Visual Edit Click Tracking

Item Description
DEV-23020 Fixes an issue with Visual Editor Click Track edits and insert edit compatibility.
DEV-22970 Fixes an issue with active QuickChange Variations disabling Visual Editor-based click track Metrics in the Control Group.
DEV-22989 Fixes an issue with Click Track edits. Formerly, upon initial creation of a Campaign in the Visual Editor, if a user created a Click Track edit and then navigated to the Original group, the Click Track outline was not visible.
DEV-22933 Fixes an issue in which SiteSpect didn't properly identify a Click Tracking Metric in the Visual Editor.
DEV-22932 Fixes an issue in which Metrics made in Visual Editor were not counted for the Control Group.
DEV-22985 Fixes an issue in with the Preview feature of the A/B Campaign Builder in which the Counted status of a Variation was not reflected until the Campaign page reloads.
DEV-22924 Fixes an issue with details missing from Site-level history when the user scrolls for more entries.


April 18, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

  • Updated logic ensures consistent counting across Variation Groups when turning off individual Variations.


April 11, 2019

New Features

Fixes and Improvements

  • The name of the Summary tab has been changed to Assignments.
  • The Factor Effects report has been eliminated.
  • We’ve made some fixes to the Visual Editor dealing with tracking clicks and copying Campaigns.
  • The defaults for Site Settings and new Users have changed.
  • The Top Segments report no longer allows you to select a Calculation Metric.
  • You cannot use the same Geo Trigger in different Variations.
  • You can turn off the first Variation in a Variation Group.
  • We've fixed a redirect issue if there is no Search and Replace.
  • We've fixed Triggers on all Metrics that were missing.
  • We've fixed an issue with EventTrack Metrics not showing as Counted in the Preview. Summary when the Metric is triggered.
  • Variation Group percentages reflect disabled Variation Groups.
  • EventTrack Metrics are now showing up on the preview panel.
  • We added the ability to protect your site from cross-site scripting using a nonce header.


March 18, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

  • We updated terminology for #Hits and Beta Hits: Totals and Uniques.


March 11, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

  • Campaign History no longer chops off part of the text.


March 7, 2019

New Features

  • You can now have more than one of the same Trigger type when you combine them using AND.
  • We’ve added the ability to perform negation without having to use regex.
  • You can use a Data Set as a Trigger.

Fixes and Improvements

  • We've fixed an issue that caused requests served from the SiteSpect cache to not be manipulated when the Engine API is enabled.
  • We've fixed an issue around core.js not getting compressed.
  • SiteSpect incorrectly matched font files. We’ve resolved this issue.
  • The Client-Side Factor Custom option was not applying when a single-line comment was the final line. We’ve fixed this issue.
  • SiteSpect was disabling Campaigns when JS Error Track was turned on. We’ve resolved this issue.
  • We’ve improved the user experience when you delete a Metric.
  • We have new terminology for Campaigns that aren’t performing well.


February 13, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

  • Variation Group split now uses percentages instead of weight/frequency.
  • In the Time Trends report, when you changed the report type and applied the change, the name of the current Metric reverts to the first one, but the graph showed the one that was displaying before you changed the type. We’ve fixed this issue.
  • We’ve fixed a problem with scheduling a Site Variation with a non-US/GMT time zone.


Jan 27, 2019

Fixes and Improvements

  • We’ve solved some performance issues loading asynchronous SiteSpect JavaScript Libraries.
  • We’ve enable search for page categories and data sets.
  • We’ve added an All option to the Campaign status list in the left nav.
  • Extraneous large blue dots appeared in the Performance Matrix, as if mimicking the Control blue dot. This no longer happens.