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2021

nov

Define Transition Rules for the deal stages in a pipeline

Specify fields that a user must fill whenever a deal moves from one stage to another.Read More

Restrict Deal closure

Restrict a deal from being directly closed from specific stages.Read More

Create Custom lookup field

Create custom look up fields to associate two different modules.Read More

Use Date/time based triggers and scheduled actions in Workflow rules

Create date/time based triggers and schedule actions like email notifications, new tasks, and field updates in workflow rules.Read More

Convert org currency to regional currency

Convert any currency field value to the local currency of the desired country based on the current exchange rate.Read More

OCT

MAC APP

Make a Quick Note of your thoughts

Pull up Quick Note from anywhere in Bigin and jot down your thoughts as they come.Read More

MAC APP

Print from anywhere in Bigin

Hit command+P shortcut to print an email, a price quote, or just the contents on your screen.Read More

MAC APP

Perform daily activities in a single tap with Shortcuts

Set up shortcuts for tasks like adding a note, viewing activities, and rescheduling calls to complete routine tasks without navigating through multiple menus and windows.Read More

MAC APP

Tooltips for buttons

Allow users to know the purpose of a button using Tooltips. The details will be displayed when they hover over the button.Read More

Add custom fields

Custom fields can be added to the the Events and Tasks modules to suit your business needs. This is available in paid editions.Read More

Repeat Tasks and Events every year

In addition to, every day, every week, and every month Tasks and Events can be set to repeat every year.

Color coding of tags

Assign background colors to tags for easy identification and distinguish between records in a module.Read More

Attach files to records from Cloud services

Attach documents to records or notes from Cloud services like Zoho Workdrive, Google Drive, Box, OneDrive, Dropbox, and Evernote. In addition, use the "Link option" to attach the documents stored in other file storage apps.Read More

sep

iOS MOBILE APP

Jot down your ideas in iPad

Pull up Quick Note from anywhere in Bigin to jot down your ideas.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Smarter and secure widgets

Receive timely updates on calls, events, and tasks with smart widgets that popup automatically in your Smart Stack. Also, keep your widget tucked away with its data redacted in "Today's View" when the device is locked.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Pipeline view widget for iPad

Manage pipelines and oversee all aspects of the deals within home screen without compromising readability, functionality, or visual appeal.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Write without typing

Save time and fill-in the text boxes such as : fields, emails, notes just by scanning the text.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Drag and drop files between apps

Drag files from one app and drop them to another app. Move images, text, and other documents from apps like Photos, Notes, and Files to Bigin.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Manage when and how you receive notifications

Notification Summary lists down all the notifications in one place as a helpful summary, so you can check them all at once. Set how often you want to receive these notification alerts.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Time-sensitive notifications

Choose which notifications to see depending on the current activity status: work, play, or sleep. When at work "Focus" will only show work-related notifications. While Focus is on, non-urgent Bigin notifications will be delivered silently to your phone.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Customize notifications

Customize and configure notification preview, action, sound, grouping, and lock screen preview.

AUG

MAC APP

Import or Export contacts

Import or export contacts individually or in bulk from your device onto your Bigin account.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Import or Export contacts

Import or export contacts individually or in bulk from your device onto your Bigin account.Read More

Integrate Bigin with Zoom Meeting

Schedule or start online meetings with your contacts from Bigin by integrating with Zoom meeting. A recording of the meeting can be viewed in the Events detail page.Read More

ANDROID MOBILE APP

Perform the following from the Android app:

1. Access help docs and Bigin community page.
2. Subscribe to the Express edition.

JUNE

ANDROID MOBILE APP

Access emails from your Bigin app

Send and view emails received from customers in the related tab of records in the Contacts, Deals, and Companies modules. Read More

Customize cards in pipeline view

Customize cards to show different fields for each pipeline in the Deals module. Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Access emails from your Bigin app

Send and view emails received from customers in the related tab of records in the Contacts, Deals, and Companies modules. Read More

MAC APP

Access emails from your Bigin app

Send and view emails received from customers in the related tab of records in the Contacts, Deals, and Companies modules.Read More

MAY

Merge fields in the Subject line

Merge fields can be used in the subject of your email templatesRead More

New Signals Detail View

Respond to various contact touch points such as Twitter mentions or opened email or missed calls from the Signals detail view.Read More

Integrate Bigin with Zoho Books and Zoho Invoice

Sync records between Bigin and Books and Zoho Invoice accounts to create estimates and invoices directly from Bigin.Read More

Enhanced search experience

The new search functionality lets you preview search results instantly and perform quick actions such as field updates, sending an email, and adding a new note without having to visit the records individually.Read More

Customizing module names and rearrange fields

Customize Bigin modules to make it user-friendly and more business-centric. Rename modules and rearrange fields to your preference.Read More

UI Revamp of Pipeline View

The stages in the pipeline can now be resized, collapsed, or expanded by users from the pipeline view as per their preference.Read More

APR

Prevent unanswered calls and reduce waiting time

Reduce call waiting time and ensure calls are not missed by the agents with the help of Call Queue.Read More

Transfer Live calls to other users

Activate live call transfer to allow agents to transfer a call to another agent without disconnecting.Read More

ANDROID MOBILE APP

Add tags to a record

Create and manage tags from the Bigin app itself. Up to five tags can be added in a record. Read More

Mar

iOS MOBILE APP

Add tags to records

Create tags to give unique identifiers to your Contacts, Companies, Products, Deals, and Activities.Read More

MAC APP

Add tags to records

Create tags to give unique identifiers to your Contacts, Companies, Products, Deals, and Activities.Read More

2020

DEC

iOS MOBILE APP

Bigin app supports 28 languages

The Bigin native app supports the following 28 languages in iPhone, iPad and Mac:
Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English (United Kingdom), English (United States), French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, and Vietnamese.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

View Timeline and Stage History

Get a complete breakdown on how a deal has progressed from the timeline and stage history. It is now available in iPhone, iPad and Mac native apps. Read More

NOV

Zoho Forms Integration

Integrate with Zoho Forms to automatically push the collected data to the Bigin modules whenever the form is submitted.Read More

MAC APP

Bigin App

Bigin App is now available for Mac.

OCT

Integrate Bigin with Mailchimp

Use advanced marketing tools in Mailchimp to send campaigns to your contacts.Read More

Record calls using built-in phone

Use the built-in phone tool to record the incoming and outgoing calls in your Bigin account.Read More

APIs in Bigin

Extend the capabilities of Bigin beyond the native features and integrations with APIs.Read More

ANDROID MOBILE APP

Track deal stages from stage history

Use stage History to know the progress of the deals in your Bigin Android app. Read More

ANDROID MOBILE APP

Get an overview of the record from Timeline

Use Timeline to get an overview of the actions carried out on the record in your Bigin Android app. Read More

SEP

Integration of Bigin and Zapier

Integrate with Zapier and instantly gain access to 2000+ apps that will help you automate your activities and improve productivity.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Access Activities From Home Screen

Create Quick actions for activities in the home screen for easy access. You can create 10 such quick actions. Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Customize App Theme and Icon

Use Appearance to customize the app theme to Auto, Dark or Light modes. Similarly, change the app icon to Default, Light or Black. Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Scribble On iPad

Apart from scribbling text using your Apple Pencil, you can now update won deals by using gestures like "tick", gesture an"X" to delete unwanted deals, and simply "double tap" to undo any changes.

iOS MOBILE APP

Enhanced Privacy for Photos

Use the photo picker app to view information only about the photos you upload rather than the whole gallery which will ensure that the photos are always safe.

iOS MOBILE APP

Keyboard Shortcuts And Trackpad For iPad

Trackpad and mouse actions are available for iPad. Various other actions can be carried out using the keyboard shortcuts.

iOS MOBILE APP

Photo Moderation for Records

Moderate and choose the appropriate photos to upload for the records. The photo moderation app is available for iPhone and iPad.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Create Shortcuts for Activities Performed by Siri

Use custom phrases and shortcuts for frequent actions like call, schedule, create tasks and events, and take notes on the go for Siri to perform.Read More

Synchronize Zoho CRM with Bigin

Integrate Zoho CRM with Bigin to sync customer data between the platforms and create different pipelines for different business processes.Read More

AUG

Zoho CRM to Bigin Migration

Migrate data from Zoho CRM account to Bigin account in a single click.Read More

Zoho Sites Integration

Integrate web forms in Bigin with a Zoho Sites website without any coding.Read More

Improving Email Deliverability using Domain Verification

Verify your organization domain to lower the chances of your emails being delivered to spam folders.Read More

JUN

From & Reply To address in WorkFlow Email Actions

Choose your preferred email addresses for the 'From' and 'Reply to' Email Actions in Workflows.

ANDROID MOBILE APP

Products module in mobile apps

Create, edit, and delete products through the Products module on your mobile app.

iOS MOBILE APP

Products module in mobile apps

Create, edit, and delete products through the Products module on your mobile app.

Import Notes

Import notes in bulk into the Contacts, Deals, and Companies modules.Read More

May

Zoho Meeting integration

Create an online meeting right from the Events module in Bigin.Read More

Zoho Campaigns Integration

Sync Bigin records with mailing lists in Zoho Campaigns, and plan email campaigns effortlessly.Read More

ANDROID MOBILE APP

CardScanner integration

Scan a business card from the CardScanner app, and save the details as a contact in your Bigin account.

iOS MOBILE APP

CardScanner integration

Scan a business card from the CardScanner app, and save the details as a contact in your Bigin account.

Apr

PhoneBridge Marketplace

Integrate with a PBX service from the Phonebridge marketplace.Read More

Gmail add-on

Install the Bigin sidebar add-on to your Gmail account and view contact details from Bigin without leaving Gmail.Read More

ANDROID MOBILE APP

Chinese language support in mobile apps

The Bigin mobile app will now support Chinese Traditional and Chinese Simplified in addition to English.

iOS MOBILE APP

Chinese language support in mobile apps

The Bigin mobile app will now support Chinese Traditional and Chinese Simplified in addition to English.

Mar

ANDROID MOBILE APP

Upload attachments option in mobile apps

Upload files to records in the Bigin mobile app.

iOS MOBILE APP

Upload attachments option in mobile apps

Upload files to records in the Bigin mobile app.

Jan

Available in Zoho One

Bigin Express edition is now available in Zoho One suite.Read More

Zapier Integration Beta

Integrate with Zapier and instantly gain access to 2000+ apps that will help you automate your activities and improve productivity.Read More

iOS MOBILE APP

Bigin Mobile App

The Bigin Mobile App is now available for iOS.

ANDROID MOBILE APP

Bigin Mobile App

The Bigin Mobile App is now available for Android.

Bigin by Zoho CRM soft launch