Yodify Features & FAQ
Learn more about the platform that provides businesses a comprehensive set of tools for creating professional, branded product catalogs and e-commerce sites tailored to the needs businesses everywhere.
Yodify Plus & Yodify Premium Plans
e-Commerce-Ready Digital Catalog Websites
Populate your catalog with products from the Yodify Library1 giving you an unprecedented advantage. In a couple of clicks you can populate your catalog and jumpstart your website with countless hours of product creation already done for you.

Edit Yodify Library products in your catalog to your hearts content and elevate the product data to speak directly to your customer-base.

1 available with a Yodify Premium Subscription, or as an added feature to Yodify Plus.
Yodify DEC
Enterprise Data Management
Yodify presents powerful & industry leading Product Data Management (PDM) opportunities via Yodify Distributed Enterprise Catalogs - Yodify DEC. With DEC, manufacturers are empowered to create, manage and share their product data, lead times & more throughout every marketing, sales & support channel through their individual Yodify-powered websites.

By utilizing the full range of functionality available to DEC clients and their distribution network a manufacturer can take control of their product data online from top-to-bottom, ensuring a consistent, reliable and professional brand narrative.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is Yodify?
Yodify is a premium e-commerce and catalog platform serving small, medium, and large businesses that require robust, feature-packed software to empower them to build, manage, and support their sales and marketing channels.

Yodify traces its roots back decades to when we first designed and built our own fully integrated e-commerce website to market and sell sophisticated software- and hardware-based process control instruments online to a global audience.

After receiving many requests to make our website technology available to others, we decided to create Yodify so we could help others more safely, simply, and economically navigate and succeed in the complex arena of e-commerce.

Designing, developing, and managing mission-critical e-commerce and data management solutions built on decades of innovative thinking, methodical problem solving, and customer-focused solutions is in our DNA, we love what we do and it shows.
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Why Convert to Yodify?
Yodify provides businesses significant enterprise-class benefits for their online catalogs, stores, and sales and support channels.

Yodify has the purpose-built tools and features, and the development and support teams to help you transform your web presence and scale your business across your channel network, all with the personal touch of a company that truly cares about your long-term success.

Dynamic quoting, powerful product builders and configurators, seamless integrations for real-time inventory and order management, plus much more, purpose-built for clients just like you.

Yodify's white-glove service is available to assist clients with their myriad requirements, even building complex product configurators to suit specific needs. When you want exceptional, we're here for you.

Yodify, the ultimate B2B solution for professional-grade websites tailored to the needs of discerning clients, worldwide.
The Yodify Admin Portal, Powered by Yodify, Controlled by You.
The Yodify Admin Portal is praised for its ease-of-use, vast array of features, and it's efficiency in managing and customizing websites.

The Admin Portal offers users a straightforward way to manage their digital catalogs and e-commerce stores, allowing limitless customization on products, catalogs, and stores. Get as specific as you like with all of your brand and product information, make your website reflect your unique corporate identity and showcase your superior product knowledge.

Streamlining the setup and managements processes, providing a simple-yet-powerful control interface, and making it easier for businesses to engage with their customers and enhance their online sales and marketing efforts is what sets the Yodify Admin Portal apart from that of every other platform.

Rich in features with an intuitive and user-friendly interface, the Admin Portal is your online control center for the worldwide web.
Describe the Yodify Product Builder
Yodify's Product Builder is a powerful, intuitive, and feature-rich tool in the Admin Portal that enables individuals and an unlimited number of team members to easily create and maintain their products.

The Product Builder facilitates detailed product descriptions, specifications, images, documentation, configurators and much more, ensuring clients have comprehensive, attractive, engaging and world-class product presentations for their customers.

Purpose-built to simplify the product creation and management process, Yodify's Product Builder allows for efficient catalog and store updates, and it fulfills the requirements for professional, world-class online catalogs and stores.
Product Builder
How Powerful is Yodify’s SEO Functionality?
Yodify's SEO tools are highly effective in enabling clients to significantly enhance the online visibility of their company, products, catalogs, and stores.

Yodify integrates SEO-friendly features that help ensure product and category pages are highly optimized for search engines, aiding businesses in attracting relevant traffic and continually improving their search rankings.

This SEO aspect of Yodify is geared towards making it easier for customers to quickly find products online, increasing visibility, and driving engagement geared towards expanding and scaling sales.
SEO & SERP Management
Why did Yodify Create this Platform?
Efficiency.   Economy.   Speed.

Yodify created its proprietary platform to to do away with needless repetition of product creation and maintenance.

Brands create one instance of their product catalog, use it in their own environment, and can share it with their sales, marketing, distribution, and support channels. One set of data, from the source, used an infinite number of times. When a product is updated, everyone the brand permits gets the latest version, in real time, without any added effort. Building products more than once is resource-intensive and wasteful.

4 Library Types

All Libraries employ Yodify's Click-to-Add feature for entire brands or specific products. Unlimited SKUs. Unlimited Team Members. Available to all Yodify Plus, Yodify Premium and Yodify Enterprise clients via subscription.

Yodify Library: 50,000+ Product Series. Infinite SKUs.

Brand Library: Controlled by the brand who provide permission-based access to their product catalog to channel partners of their choosing. Ideal for brands who need their product and brand narrative to be displayed correctly throughout their brand ecosystem.

Partner Library: Yodify Partners curate their product library to use across their client base, great for Partners who work with brands or cater to clients selling like products.

Client Library: Yodify Clients curate their own exclusive product library to use just for themselves; this is the method employed by most platforms.

Yodify expedites the transformation of catalogs and stores for entire distribution channels, at a fraction of the cost and time any other platform could imagine, which they didn't.

Yodify, Innovation with Purpose:   Efficiency.   Economy.  Speed.
The 4 Library Types
Why are Yodify Customers So Satisfied?
Yodify's customers are highly satisfied because of the platform's professional presentation of clients products and services, a highly-effective, easy-to-use Admin Portal, and the consistent high quality support the we provide.

Our support and management team strives only to provide excellent products & assistance, and our clients note the platform's ability to significantly improve their web presence, inbound traffic, and overall online experience, especially for businesses with niche needs.

The competitive pricing and functionality Yodify offers are excellent, setting Yodify solidly apart from every other option in the ecommerce market.
Client Testimonials
How does Yodify compare to platforms like Shopify?
Yodify and Shopify cater to different segments of the market with their platforms.

Yodify focuses on B2B, often for accounts dealing with sophisticated products. Yodify continues to receive very high marks for value, features, ease-of-use, and customer support, providing strong client satisfaction.

Yodify caters to retail, industrial, commercial, and wholesale distributors, representatives, and brands by providing them with the specialized tools needed for creating detailed, shareable digital catalogs that incorporate robust e-commerce functionality.

Shopify is an e-commerce platform offering a mobile POS system. It has a good overall rating and offers many features and customer support options.
What can you do in Yodify’s Admin Portal to build & manage products and inventory?
In Yodify's admin portal, you can build and manage products and inventory by adding detailed product descriptions, specifications, images, and pricing. It allows for inventory tracking, setting up product variations, and customization options.

The portal is designed to streamline product catalog management, making it easier for businesses to update their offerings and ensure accurate inventory levels. This supports efficient online sales and marketing efforts, enhancing the customer shopping experience.
Spreadsheet Inventory ManagementProduct Builder
Can I Create Custom Categories in Yodify?
Yes, Yodify provides the ability to create custom categories. This feature enables businesses to organize their products in a way that best suits their products and desired catalog structure, making it easy for their customers to find what they're looking for.

Custom categories can significantly help in streamlining the browsing experience and enhancing product discoverability on your Yodify site.
Can I add Related Products to a product in Yodify?
Yes, with Yodify you can add related products to a product listing. This feature is useful for showing customers other items they might be interested in based on the product they are currently viewing.

Adding related products can enhance the shopping experience by providing relevant recommendations, increasing the likelihood of additional purchases, and improving overall customer satisfaction.
Can I add Add-Ons to a product in Yodify?
Easily. Add Add-Ons to a product in your Yodify Admin Portal. This feature allows you to offer additional items or services related to the main product, enhancing  your product and accessory options for customers.

Add-Ons can include accessories, extended warranties, or complementary products, providing an opportunity to increase the average order value and satisfy customers by offering complete solutions.
Can I Create Order Lists with Yodify?
Yes, you can create order lists with Yodify. This functionality is part of the platform's e-commerce and sales management features, designed to help businesses organize customer orders efficiently.

An order list can streamline the order fulfillment process, making it easier to manage and track orders from placement through delivery.
Does Yodify have Change Logs for my products, catalog and store?
Yes, Yodify includes change logs for every one of your products, and your catalog or store. These change logs are designed to track and document all modifications made to your product listings, categories, pricing, and other relevant details.

This feature helps maintain a clear record of updates and changes, aiding in version control and ensuring transparency within your team or with your customers regarding the evolution of your catalog or store offerings.
How many Library Products does Yodify have?
The Yodify Library features over 50,000 ready-to-use products and brands, offering a vast range of items that clients can easily add to their catalogs or stores.

This extensive library significantly reduces the development schedule for clients looking to drive their sales online and enhance their digital presence in a cost-effective and timely manner.
Yodify LibraryAdding & Editing Library Products
What are some of the fields available to manage my inventory and pricing in the Yodify Admin Portal?
In Yodify's manage inventory and pricing section of the Admin Portal, you can find fields such as SKU, price, stock quantity, variations (like size, color, material), cost, weight, and an almost countless number of other fields for managing products, discounts and promotions.

Additionally, the Admin Portal includes fields for tracking inventory levels, setting restock notifications, and adjusting pricing based on various criteria like volume discounts.

This setup allows for detailed management of each product's availability and pricing strategy within the platform.
Simple Management of Editable Fields
Does Yodify have Coupons and Order Discounts?
Yes, Yodify supports the creation and management of coupons and order discounts. This feature allows businesses to offer promotional discounts to their customers, which can be applied at checkout to incentivize purchases, reward customer loyalty, or clear inventory.

Coupons and discounts are useful tools for marketing campaigns and sales strategies within the Yodify platform.
Does Yodify provide for Quantity Discounts?
Yes, Yodify provides functionality for quantity discounts. This feature enables businesses to offer discounts based on the quantity of items a customer purchases, encouraging larger orders and enhancing sales volume.

The use of quantity discounts is a common practice in B2B and wholesale environments, where pricing often varies with order size.
What kind of quantity discounts does Yodify provide for?
Yodify supports a variety of quantity discounts tailored to encourage bulk purchases. This includes scaled discounts that increase with the number of items purchased, offering businesses flexibility in how they incentivize larger orders from their customers.

The specifics of these discounts can be customized to fit different products and sales strategies, allowing for targeted promotions and pricing adjustments based on volume.
What type of import and export functionality does Yodify have for inventory and pricing?
Yodify provides import and export functionality for inventory and pricing, allowing users to efficiently manage large catalogs and update product details in bulk. This feature supports formats like CSV or Excel, enabling users to upload or download product information, including SKUs, pricing, stock levels, descriptions, and much more.

This functionality simplifies the process of keeping the inventory and pricing information accurate and up-to-date without use of our API, especially for businesses with extensive product lines.
Inventory Export/Import
What functionality does Yodify have for orders and shipments?
Yodify provides comprehensive functionality for managing orders and shipments, including the ability to track order statuses, manage customer information, and update shipping details. Users can also generate shipping labels, set shipping rates based on various criteria (like weight, location, and shipping method), and provide customers with tracking information.

This suite of features is designed to streamline the order fulfillment process, from the moment an order is placed to when it is delivered to the customer.
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Product Configurators
Yodify's industry-leading configurators open the door for your customers to spec out their products based on their application requirements. Build in restrictions, dependencies & more to make sure only real SKUs can be created. Add pricing to your configurator options for complete CPQ functionality.

Forget sifting through thousands of SKUs, or flipping through binders to find a specific model, transform your business today.
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customer specific pricing
Account Pricing & Net Terms
Make the transition to online sales & quoting seamless by pre-populating your customer accounts and assigning their specific discount levels so they can check out with their pricing, and the terms you have already established for each account.
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curate your customer journey
Custom Product Visibility
Pricing & Product visibility controls let you curate your catalog content to show only what you want, when you want, and to who you want. Easily apply brand level controls, or get granular and manage your content on a product-by-product basis to determine who gets to see what price or product, and when.

Always show pricing, Log in for pricing, show pricing only to account holders, and any combination there-of await to refine your customers journey even further.
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