Educational institutions on all levels, from kindergartens to postgraduate studies, are trying to keep up with latest developments in the world of technology. All the rapid changes we experience influence our daily lives, presenting new possibilities for communicating, obtaining education and working. Colleges aren’t that different from companies in terms of constantly having to think about the changing patterns of behavior of their target audiences. Academic institutions are involved in continuous exchange of information with their students, and considering young people’s fascination with digital communication, they have to think of new ways to engage them. Here’s where live chat comes into education.
In this post I would like to focus on the issue which is near and dear to every business owner. Obviously, there are numerous tactics to boost sales and increase revenue. However, I am going to take a closer look at one single tool, that has been receiving quite a buzz in the business world for some time now. Read on to learn how to use live chat to boost sales.
A lot of posts on this blog mention live social chat as a great add-on to a variety of websites. Throughout these post I have argued that no matter what type of business you are in, you should strive to build a community around your products and services in order to create long-term brand loyalty and provide customers with reasons to come back and use your commodities over and over again. Facilitating two-way communication between you and your customers, as well as giving them tools to link with one another, is something that a chat can definitely help you with, that much has been established. Let us now take a closer look at some of the best live chat features you should explore when trying to upgrade your own website.
A lot has been said so far on this blog about communication and interaction. It is in our blood to try and talk to other human beings. Well, it is in most people’s blood anyway, extreme introverts and loners are rather uncommon, in my opinion. Now, we not only have languages based, as some argue, on a universal grammar – a view I seem to share to a large degree, but we also have an ever-growing number of channels to transmit our messages through. This is yet another opportunity for humans to experiment and find new creative ways of utilizing the available communication tools.
A few days ago Chatwee API release took place, and with it the ability to integrate Single Sign-On (SSO). This article shows how to integrate Single Sign-On with regular website and will be constantly updated, so you may want to look into it from time to time.
Yesterday all new Chatwee arrived. New chat system brings a handful of new features, addons and bug fixes including Single Sign-On, automatic guest name panel for auto logged users, new smileys, spell check for message input, additional set of color pickers and right-to-left language support.
Let’s take a tour of all new features and learn how to you use them to engage even more.
phpBB is an open source forum software written in the PHP language. Like other forum software, phpBB also includes the ability to implement plugins. Thus, communication can be performed not only by threads/posts publication, but also different chat mods/shoutboxes can be used.
This article reveals complete installation guide of Chatwee chat mod for phpbb forum software.
Simple Machines Forum (SMF) is another great example of PHP internet forum software. Moreover, it is free, and features does not differ from other popular forum solutions. What we value SMF at most is the fact that in a friendly way, you can create and add your own modifications. Why not add a shoutbox for SMF forum to accelerate a communication a bit?
In this tutorial we share how to install chat mod for Simple Machines Forum software.
vBulletin is one of the leading Internet forum software written in PHP. Some time ago we published a chat plugin that allows integration with this popular community software. Now it’s time to introduce how to install our chat for vBulletin forum and give some tips to newbies in Chatwee.
This article tells how to install chat plugin for vBulletin forum.
Two months of hard work and the new features are finally brought to you. On 23rd August we have started to implement a new version of our chat system. Contrary to appearances, it was a very complex operation, and not without difficulties, which we hope fortunately are behind us.
So, what features do you get within the new chat service version? Feel free to look at them in this article.