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- Buyer's Premium - A purchase % fee defined by individual sellers and applied to the buyer's sales invoice.
- Buyer Final Fees - Percentage of final sale price or a flat fee applied to the buyer's site fee invoice.
- Expedite website launch and productivity by streamlining the process of adding listings with CSV data.
- Improved HTML5-based image upload tool for enhanced mobile device compatibility, including iOS devices.
- Expanded administration controls for configuring the auction bid process rules for “proxy bidding”, “buy now”, and scheduled listing start/end times.
- Additional customizable content areas to enable unique branding, design, and SEO benefits.
- Automatic payment scheduling for seller fee invoices when charging credit cards through a merchant gateway.
South Burlington, VT, September 14, 2012 -- RainWorx Software, a leading provider of online auction software and multi-vendor sales solutions, released version 1.2 of their popular ASP.NET web application, AuctionWorx Enterprise.
AuctionWorx 1.2 further improves SEO with the choice of custom or dynamically generated Meta Keywords and Meta Descriptions for categories and dynamic Meta data for listings. Search Engine indexed listings continue to be valid when re-activated as the original listing number is retained.
Based on early customer feedback, the software’s user management enhancements improved web-based administration to facilitate a quicker customer service TTR (Time-To-Resolution). The search and sorting features of the sales transaction and listing fee reports can now be exported for bookkeeping and used to quantify site usage.
Another highlight of the update, “Require Authentication”, makes AuctionWorx Enterprise an ideal solution for creating a private marketplace where only approved users can view listings or perform transactions. Permissions can be granted to users for general site access, selling, buying, or assigning multiple system administrators.
For a complete list of new features and additional details about AuctionWorx Enterprise 1.2, please visit www.RainWorx.com/AuctionWorx.
About RainWorx Software:
RainWorx Software is a market-leading provider of online auction software; empowering companies to develop and deploy successful niche online auction websites. Their premiere product, AuctionWorx, is an Enterprise-Class .NET solution built on over 10 years of experience and customer feedback. Thousands of customers, both domestic and international, have chosen RainWorx Software for their online auction and marketplace software products. RainWorx serves clients in Real Estate, Automotive Sales, Collectibles, Fundraising, Industrial Equipment Sales, Surplus Liquidation, and many other industries.
- User Roles and Management
- Improved SEO
- Good Til’ Canceled Listings
- Expanded Tax Options
- CSV User Data Exports
- Classified Ad Listings
- Banner Ad System
- Sniper Protection (Auto-extend)
- YouTube Video Player Support
- New Content sections for Social media, Header, and Footer scripts
- New Message Indicator
South Burlington, VT, December 17, 2010 --RainWorx Software, a leading provider of online auction software, announced today the official release of their new web application, AuctionWorx Enterprise. AuctionWorx Enterprise empowers companies to develop and deploy successful online auction websites. The AuctionWorx Enterprise platform is an Enterprise-Class .NET solution built from the ground up and based on over 8 years of experience and customer feedback.
“We have found that our customers' wide range of verticals and unique business models required a more streamlined method for them to go from idea to implementation,” said Steve Gorman, RainWorx Software co-founder and president. “Giving developers the tools they need is essential in addition to providing ready solutions for key markets. AuctionWorx Enterprise enables our customers to implement their unique business models faster and easier.”
Built on the ASP.NET 4.0 Framework, using Microsoft MVC 2, WCF, jQuery, and enterprise architecture best patterns and practices, AuctionWorx Enterprise provides a modular approach for developers to implement additional or replacement functional parts. The ASP.NET MVC framework technology provides full control over the HTML markup and SEO-friendly URLs. The clear demarcation between design and function allows designers and developers to work together more effectively.
All of this enables organizations and businesses to focus on building their own markets.
For additional information and a complete online demo, please visit www.rainworx.com/AuctionWorx.
About RainWorx Software:
RainWorx Software is a global leader in online auction software solutions. Thousands of customers from businesses worldwide have been working with RainWorx Software to create alternative online auctions and multiple vendor ecommerce solutions. RainWorx Software has been working with organizations in Real Estate, Automotive Auctions, Collectibles, Crafts, Regional Classifieds, Fundraising and Charities, Industrial Equipment Sales, Liquidation websites, and many other industries.
For more information about RainWorx Software, please visit their Web site at www.rainworx.com.
For more information please visit: http://www.rainworx.com/AuctionWorx
Essex Junction, VT October 3, 2009 -- RainWorx Software, a leading developer of online auction software, released version 7.0 of their auction website application rwAuction Pro. RainWorx rwAuction Pro enables businesses to create an independent auction website with Standard and Reverse Auctions, Classifieds, Request For Quote (RFQ) Listings, or Fixed Price Sales. RainWorx Software, partnered with AuctionInc (a Paid, Inc. (OTCBB:PAYD) business), provides integration with AuctionInc's shipping rates service to provide sellers with multiple calculated shipping options. US-based customer websites will also be able to provide sales tax rates defined by states. For more information or to try out the online demo, visit rainworx.com/auction-software.
"The latest version of rwAuction Pro gives sellers the ability to manage the sales process from listing to order fulfillment," said Steve Gorman, company founder and president of RainWorx Software. "We're excited about enhancing our customers' websites to be able to utilize buyer's premium fees and to enable them to market their websites with built-in Search Engine Optimization (SEO)."
rwAuction Pro enables businesses to create complete websites for community based auctions and fixed price sales. A highly flexible, browser-based set of configuration options empowers companies to customize their website to meet their own unique business needs. Auctioneers and businesses leveraging rwAuction Pro as a single seller or auction house website can charge a buyer's premium, an additional percentage on the final sales invoice. The auction website configuration enables the buyer's premium to alternatively be charged separately, useful in situations where there are multiple sellers conducting business on the same website. There is no software to download; customers can configure and manage all aspects using any modern web browser.
rwAuction Pro v7.0 includes the following new capabilities:
- Calculated Shipping Options -- Integration with AuctionInc's Shipping API for retrieving actual rates from UPS, FedEx, or USPS.
- Flat Rate Shipping Options -- Create custom shipping options and costs. These can be used along with Calculated Shipping options, or by themselves.
- Region Based Sales Tax -- Sellers can configure sales tax by state which is then charged according to the buyer's address.
- Buyer's Premium -- Configurable final value fee for sellers or the site owner to charge buyers an additional percentage.
- Large Cropped Thumbnail Images -- Listing image thumbnails are now larger by default and can be resized and cropped to give the design a much cleaner look.
- Bulk Relisting -- Sellers can now reactivate a number of unsuccessfully closed listings all at once, each keeping their original listing number.
- Improved SEO Support -- Dynamically generated sitemap, listing Meta tags & links, and category Meta tags & links.
Pricing and Availability:
The RainWorx rwAuction Pro v7.0 software license is a one-time fee of $995.00 USD and includes free technical support and installation. Try out rwAuction Pro v7.0 by accessing the full online demo website at rainworx.com/demo.
About RainWorx Software:
Thousands of customers from businesses worldwide have been working with RainWorx to create alternative online auction and alternative ecommerce website solutions. From large corporations to startups, RainWorx has been a global leader in creating Real Estate, Automotive, Collectible, Charity, Equipment Sales and Liquidation websites. rwAuction Pro enables businesses to connect and service their own market, charity, or regional auction websites. In addition to domestic sales, the RainWorx customer base extends internationally to over 30 countries. Information about RainWorx Software can be found at rainworx.com.
Paid's AuctionInc solutions for ecommerce provide state-of-the-art functionality for calculating accurate shipping charges throughout the shopping process, including taxes, applicable fees for a variety of carriers and their various delivery options, insurance, and special packaging and handling based on the origin, final destination, size and weight of the merchandise. The intelligent technology automatically recalculates shipping charges in real time as each item is added to the shopping cart, enabling customers to see how much or little shipping costs increase with additional purchases. For more information visit AuctionInc.com.
Essex Junction, VT June 27, 2008 -- RainWorx Software released version 6.0 of their popular auction website application rwAuction Pro. RainWorx Auction Pro allows businesses to create an independent auction website with Standard and Reverse Auctions, Classifieds, RFQ, or Fixed Price Sales. Version 6.0 includes a completely rewritten invoice system for managing transactions between payers and payees for all users including website owner sales.
The biggest improvement in the new version is the revamped invoicing system which replaces the previous "C2C Invoices" and "Direct B2C Sales" by merging the two into a single seamless sales system allowing immediate payment for goods in a method similar to a standard online shopping cart. Besides facilitating transactions between users, this version also improves on organizing listings by including a US based zip code radius search and regional options for international clients. The new version also facilitates payment and fee collection with the integration of the PayPal PayFlow Pro merchant service, and incorporates time saving administrative functionality for tasks such as category management and importing listings with CSV files.
RainWorx Auction Pro covers a vast range of vertical markets and business models. At its core and primary focus, rwAuction Pro allows you to create your own auction marketplace. It can become an open channel to enable buyers and sellers to transact while charging for listing options, optional membership plans, and maintaining control over sellers and listings. This type of scenario is often used for new or existing businesses to start online niche, collectible, or regional focused markets.
The system can be closed to outside listing agents which provides a channel for your business to market directly to other businesses or consumers. Former eBay sellers or businesses with an established or potential customer base can conduct sales without a 3rd party charging percentage fees or imposing business rules. Depending on the listing format a business can charge buyers by credit card or PayPal through an instant checkout process. This way rwAuction Pro becomes not just an auction marketplace but also functions as an ecommerce storefront.
Since 2002, businesses from all over the world have been coming to RainWorx for building auction and ecommerce websites. From large corporations to business startups, RainWorx has been the number one choice for Real Estate, Automotive, Collectibles, Fund Raising, Large Equipment, Service Providers, Liquidation, and Wholesale Procurement needs.
About RainWorx Software
RainWorx Software is a Vermont-based micro ISV, a leader in international and domestic online auction software solutions. Their flagship product, rwAuction Pro, enables businesses servicing their own niche, vertical market, on line charity, or regional auction sites. In addition to domestic sales, the RainWorx customer base extends internationally to over 30 countries. For more information about RainWorx Software, please visit their Web site at www.rainworx.com.
RainWorx Software is a Vermont-based micro ISV, a leader in international and domestic online auction software solutions. Their flagship product, rwAuction Pro, enables businesses servicing their own vertical market, on line charity, or regional auction sites. IT Weekly awarded rwAuction Pro the Editor’s Choice Award in their February issue. In addition to domestic sales, the RainWorx customer base extends internationally to over 30 countries. For more information about RainWorx Software, please visit their Web site at www.rainworx.com.
RainWorx Software is a Vermont-based micro ISV, a leader in international and domestic online auction software solutions. Their flagship product, rwAuctionPro, enables businesses servicing their own vertical market, online charity, or regional auction sites. In addition to domestic sales, the RainWorx customer base extends internationally to over 30 countries.