Dev Center Updates

Published Widgets now appear during local development with Stencil-CLI

by Nathan Booker
As of stencil-cli version 3.4.0, any published Widgets on the storefront will appear while rendering the storefront locally with the CLI. This will allow you to have a more realistic preview of what theme changes will look like in
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Announcement

API Updates for July 22, 2021

by BigCommerce
Payments Added Mollie to the list of supported gateways for stored cards. API The Product Sort Order API is now generally available.
API
Announcement

API and Theme Updates for July 15, 2021

by BigCommerce
Theme Added support for Localizing Variation Descriptions enabling you to customize the display language of your theme. API The Widgets API now supports Localizing Widget Template Settings. GraphQL API Reference documentation now includes a
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Maintenance
Theme
Developer Blog

Rendered Widget HTML now available in GraphQL Storefront API

by BigCommerce
You may now fetch the rendered HTML of widgets created via Widgets API or Page Builder. To get the content, you’ll need to provide a page type, and the ID for the page (if necessary). In the response, you’ll get a list of all the regions on
API
Announcement
Storefront API

Blueprint Theme Update for June 17, 2021

by BigCommerce
Blueprint Themes Removed Internet Explorer 11 or later from the list of Supported Browsers for the BigCommerce control panel. Developer Blog Headless Commerce Summit 2021 Recapped Now in Open Beta: Product Sort Order API on BigCommerce
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Developer Blog

API Update and Announcement for June 4, 2021

by BigCommerce
API Corrected pagination meta for the Channel Listings endpoint. Requests no longer return a page number in the pagination response.
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Announcement

API Update and Announcement for June 3, 2021

by BigCommerce
API Added the Product Sort Order API(Open Beta) which allows you to effectively manage the sort order of products displayed on any given category page. Developer Blog Inclusive And Accessible Omnichannel Strategies with JAMstack
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Developer Blog

API Updates and Announcements for April 29, 2021

by BigCommerce
Theme Added a localization tutorial which gives you the tools to localize most areas of your theme. Apps Updated the order of the app listing tabs in the Developer Portal, making Technical the second tab instead of Details.
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Announcement

API Updates and Announcements for April 15, 2021

by BigCommerce
API Product and product set widgets now respect user-selected currency. Add the activeCurrencyCode property to the storefront_api_query field to return the user’s active currency at the time of page load. BigCommerce Payments You can now
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