ZOHO Projects 15 years celebration

Launched in 2006, Zoho Projects turned 15 in 2021. The new Zoho Projects 7, launched in January 2021, addresses the ever-changing requirements of the industry. Zoho Projects now provides high-level collaboration and automation features to bring remote workers and on-site employees to work efficiently. It also includes the ‘Discuss’ module and workflow rules with improved machine learning capabilities.

Zoho Bookings Now Integrates with Zoom

Zoho Bookings is an appointment scheduling software that makes scheduling meetings easier not only for you but for your customers as well. Zoho Bookings now integrates with Zoom. You can auto-generate Zoom Meeting URLs, add or update meeting details, send meeting confirmations, access scheduled meetings from the Zoom Meetings, and much more.

ZOHO Marketing Automation

The name has changed but not the features and functionalities. Zoho Marketing Automation is still the same all-in-one marketing automation software that helps businesses provide seamless customer experiences across multiple channels. The software has the same automations and integrations intact. Zoho will continue to add new and refined features to Zoho Marketing Automation to serve businesses in a better way.

Zoho Calendar

Now you can stay at the top of your schedules with the new Zoho Calendar. The revamped user interface can be customized according to your needs as it supports 60 display languages. Choose from a variety of time zones when you create events. The other main highlights of the new Calendar are resource booking and advanced search.

Many Zoho customers use OneAuth to protect their accounts from hackers and identity thieves. With the latest updates in OneAuth, customers can use passwordless multi-factor authentication mode. Some of the new features added to OneAuth include multi-account support, easy recovery modes, and alternate authentication modes.

ZOHO SalesIQ 2.0

Zoho has released SalesIQ 2.0 to provide both B2B and B2C businesses a unified tool to engage prospects and customers at every stage of the customer lifecycle. Some of the highlights are resource library, bot creation tool, built-in screen share, analytics, webhooks, widgets and forms, and much more.


It is only May and already Zoho has released nearly 40 meaningful improvements to Zoho CRM. Advances have covered broad aspects from the UI, Automation, AI, Administration, Database, Business Process, Integration, Mobility and More. Zoho maintains a helpful timeline of it’s CRM releases with links to more details.

Features released in February in Zoho People

Zoho People has introduced new features that can simplify the HR management process. The new features include validation of employee identity with facial recognition, organization of pre-course and post-course activities, course cloning feature, and task watchlist and notifications.

Zoho Facial recognition

Zoho People’s recent announcement on Facial Recognition within it’s HR product Zoho People has made a buzz. The feature validates the identity of employees at the time of check-in or check-out, thereby preventing “attendance proxies” and guarding against threats to security, identity theft, etc.

Zoho survey ad trackers

According to a survey conducted by CRM Essentials and commissioned by Zoho revealed how frequently unethical data collection tactics are used to capture information. The findings exposed glaring gaps in policies that do not adequately protect consumers or give them control over how their data is collected when they go online or use business software.