10 Big Website Rebuild Questions that You Need to Answer

Posted on 9/14/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

There are plenty of reasons for a community organization to think seriously about a website rebuild. Whether you want an infrastructure upgrade or a fresh-looking design, you must make sure you’re asking all the right questions before you begin the process (hint: it’s not just about how much everything will cost you).

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Top 10 Best Free Software Tools Your Business Needs to Succeed

Posted on 8/24/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

No matter the size of your company, success in the business world doesn’t happen in a vacuum. Even the most skilled entrepreneurs need a helping hand on the regular and, if the support comes in the form of a software solution, it doesn’t need to cost you a dime.

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Top 5 Reasons You SHOULDN’T Buy Amilia’s Software

Posted on 8/2/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

Every year, lots of businesses and tech companies spend thousands or even millions of dollars trying to convince you to buy their software solution. However, not many are going to tell you why you should stay away - but we are. If it's not going to be a good fit, it's better to know right from the start.

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6 Signs Your Gymnastics Software Sucks

Posted on 7/30/18 9:00 AM by Matt Fish

Unfortunately, there are still a lot of gymnastics clubs out there who settle for software that that isn’t helping them reach their full potential. However, as we’ve talked about before on our blog, it’s not about adopting just any piece of technology – it’s about investing in a platform that will continue to benefit your organization long-term.

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6 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Invest in a Cheap Software Solution

Posted on 6/26/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

When it comes to assessing your organization’s next software purchase, the price is often the determining factor. The less expensive, the better – or so it would seem. However, investing in a cheap, less feature-rich software option isn’t the best way to encourage sustainable long-term growth.

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Why Custom-Built Online Registration Software isn't Worth it

Posted on 5/31/18 9:30 AM by William Owens & Kristen Goecke

Sometimes, we encounter a potential client who is either considering building their own online registration and business management system or already in the construction process. From very small family-owned clubs and non-profits to enormous federations or associations, the reasons behind going down the custom-built road circle back to two issues: the inability of current software options to satisfy their specific needs and the cost of a platform in general.

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3 Reasons You Should Buy an Online Registration Software in 2018

Posted on 3/29/18 9:00 AM by Matt Fish

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: the internet is changing the way businesses and community organizations operate in our interconnected digital world. That includes the way people sign up for classes and activities offered by their local sports club or facility –it’s not easy, convenient and accessible from a smartphone or tablet, the process itself may as well not exist at all. Therefore, if you haven’t done so already, 2018 is the year you must bring your registration process online.

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From Skateboard to Car: Why Agile Development Matters

Posted on 3/28/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

Software platforms that don’t evolve over time or stay up to date with current digital trends are at a disadvantage in the global marketplace. Because of this, many developers are implementing more adaptive tactics into their building process. The resulting method, commonly referred to as Agile, is best understood through the “Skateboard to Car” analogy.

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Amilia's 99.99 Percent Uptime: Why it Matters

Posted on 3/2/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

We’ve all been there: you type a website URL into your browser, only to be met with a homepage that won’t load. Sometimes, you’ll be greeted with a message saying the site you’re trying to access is experiencing a technical overload, otherwise known as “downtime.” These extended blackout periods are, without a doubt, a situation every online vendor wants to avoid.

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5 Cheer Club Management Strategies That Work

Posted on 2/28/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

The world of cheerleading is incredibly competitive, with clubs constantly searching for that new, innovative tools to add to their arsenal. Competitors learning techniques from a younger age, often using programs that run intensive activities all year long. It can be tough to manage every aspect of a cheerleading operation in such a fast-paced environment; fortunately, there are some simple strategies that can help you take your business to the next level.

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