Want to know what's new and improved in Bonusly? You're in the right place! ๐ŸŽ‰

We share improvements, new features, and new rewards in this article, listing the most recent updates first. Posts are categorized by topic with a nifty emoji shorthand:

  • โœจ New feature
  • ๐ŸŽ New reward
  • ๐Ÿ“ฃ Update

SEPTEMBER 2020

โœจ Picking emojis is better than ever!

Our emoji feature has a new look and inclusive functionality. ๐Ÿ”ฅ You can use the skin tone selector to choose how you represent yourself and the frequently-used emoji to customize recognition in a snap! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘

Head over to the Bonusly home feed and check it out! ๐Ÿ˜

AUGUST 2020

๐ŸŽ UberEats, DoorDash, and GrubHub Rewards are here!

Weโ€™ve added 180 new rewards to the Bonusly Reward Catalog, including many new international options! ๐ŸŒŽ Check out our Rewards page to see the new additions for your country. ๐Ÿ‘€

๐Ÿ“ฃ Weโ€™re officially SOC 2 Certified!

Security and privacy are always a top priority at Bonusly, which is why weโ€™re constantly improving our processes to keep your information private and safe. Read more on our new Trust page. ๐Ÿ”’

๐ŸŽ Helping Beirut recover

We've added a donation option for the Lebanese Red Cross in response to the explosions in Beirut. You and your team can now donate directly to support relief efforts through the Reward Catalog.

Visit our Donations page to see how much Bonusly users have donated to the Lebanese Red Cross. ๐Ÿ’š

JULY 2020

๐Ÿ“ฃ Product Updates and New Features article

Woah, meta! ๐Ÿคฏ Read this article to learn whatโ€™s new and improved in Bonusly and find out about new rewards in our catalog.

JUNE 2020

๐Ÿ“ฃ Updated Company Value Hashtags + new descriptions sidebar

Weโ€™ve added a nifty new sidebar to the Bonusly feed to showcase your company value hashtags. Now you can include 140-character descriptions of each hashtag to keep your team aware of and aligned with the values that are most meaningful. ๐ŸŽ‰

To set up or update your company value hashtags and add descriptions, head on over to the โ€˜Admin > Company > Settingsโ€™ page.

๐ŸŽ Fighting for change and equality for all Americans.

Weโ€™ve added the NAACP Legal Defense Fund to our Reward Catalog as a way to help all Bonusly users take action to support racial justice and equality. Bonusly will also be matching customer donations to the LDF up to $25,000.

Visit our Donations page to see how much Bonusly users have donated to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. ๐Ÿ’š

โœจ Auto-approve Claimable Awards

Save time and easily approve all requests for a Claimable Awards with the new, toggle button. No admin action needed! ๐Ÿ™Œ

โœจ Rewards Budgeting Calculator

Use our new Rewards Budgeting Calculator to play around with your rewards budget in order to align your spending with your companyโ€™s changing needs. ๐Ÿ’ธ๐ŸŽ‰

MAY 2020

๐Ÿ“ฃ Self-serve SFTP

You can now set up your SFTP within Bonusly. Spend less time on administrative work and more time jumping right into your account!

APRIL 2020

๐Ÿ“ฃ Making things better behind the curtain

Testing out your Bonusly account and reviewing analytics before launching just got a whole lot easier! We can regenerate sample data with the click of a button, helping you better assess and share how Bonusly will positively impact your company. ๐ŸŽ‰

โœจ Helping managers stay connected

With our new Manager Digest, managers get a quick and personal overview of their team's engagement sent directly to their inboxes every Monday. Delivering

high-level team analytics, managers can gain valuable insights to boost collaboration, recognize employee efforts, and stay connected!

๐Ÿ“ฃ Weโ€™ve improved our analytics

We created new demo data to showcase the power of Bonuslyโ€™s best features and analytics so you can demonstrate the value of Bonusly to your team. When you present Bonusly to the decision-makers in your organization, this demo data will help you build a case for investing in a 360-degree recognition platform with meaningful people analytics. ๐Ÿ’ช ๐Ÿ’ฅ

MARCH 2020

๐Ÿ“ฃ Bonusly + Slack integration update!

The updated Bonusly Slack app makes it easier to give recognition, claim awards, and get rewards directly from Slack. You can now add GIFs to your bonuses, too! This is definitely our favorite part of the update. ๐Ÿค— ๐Ÿ’š

๐ŸŽ Supporting WHO during COVID-19

You and your team can now donate to the World Health Organization COVID-19 Response Fund through the Reward Catalog to support COVID-19 response and research efforts.

Visit our Donations page to see how much Bonusly users have donated to the WHO COVID-19 Response Fund.

FEBRUARY 2020

โœจ Weโ€™re hiring!

Check out our current openings and learn more about the Bonusly crew and culture on our new Working at Bonusly page. ๐ŸŽ‰

๐Ÿ“ฃ Finding our way
We improved core navigation on the back end to make it easier for our developers to change and update functionality in the future.

๐ŸŽ Cheesy Gordita Crunch, anyone?
Taco Bell is finally in the Bonusly Reward Catalog for the United States and Puerto Rico. ๐ŸŒฎ ๐Ÿ””

JANUARY 2020

๐Ÿ“ฃ More secure Digital Signage and much easier Bulk Upload

We added even more privacy safeguards to Digital Signage to protect your companyโ€™s Bonusly data. We also updated the bulk upload feature so itโ€™s easier for admins without an HRIS integration to import user data from .CSV and .XLSX files!

โœจ No need for Photoshop
You can now select an emoji to customize the appearance of your Claimable Awards. ๐ŸŽจ ๐Ÿ”ฅ

๐ŸŽ Helping Australia

Many users wrote in to ask how they could help with the Australian Bushfire relief efforts. You and your team can now donate to the Australian Red Cross through the Reward Catalog.

Visit our Donations page to see how much Bonusly users have donated to the Australian Red Cross.

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