This update includes a host of UI changes and improvements to the email alerts.
Based on user feedback we have made several improvements to both email alert formats. These are detailed below.
The Document Type column has been removed and merged into the first column
Added the Published Date column
Changed Deadline format from 'X Days remaining' to 'DD/MM/YYYY'
User Interface (UI) updates
A number of terminology changes have been made to existing functionality. The purpose of these changes is two-fold:
Use language that is universally understood, less likely to be misinterpreted, and reduces the learning curve
Use language that is less limiting and allows us to develop the functionality to cover more use cases whilst still providing an accurate name as to what the functionality does
Saved Searches are now split into two buttons on the main menu:
A key change here is that Current Tenders have been renamed to 'Latest Notices', and Live Contracts have been renamed to 'Active Contracts'.
The below list contains all terminology changes to help you navigate the new menu.
Old terminology > New terminology
Current Tenders > Latest Notices
Live Contracts > Active Contracts
Spend Analysis > Market Analysis
Quick Search > Simple Search
Search > Advanced Search
Simple Search improvements
The Simple Search can now be used to search for the latest records of a specific buyer. By default, all results are sorted by the Published Date (most recent to oldest).
The Simple Search searches against the following fields:
We hope you enjoy these changes. As always, please reach out to us (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions, concerns, or just want to chat!