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It’s Vital for Nonprofits to Showcase the Value They Create

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Share this Post Most nonprofits, especially charitable nonprofits rely upon the generosity of donors for their funding. And, fundraising is an activity of major importance to the nonprofit community. It’s vital for nonprofits to measure their performance, tell their stories, and show how effective and vital their work is to individuals and communities. These are all important activities to encourage continual support for their nonprofits; whether with monetary donations, pro bono expertise, or volunteer service. Clearly, they need to showcase how specific gifts or donations are being utilized. What’s a better way to do all of that than to use …

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One Tip to Improve Customers’ Engagement

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Share this Post Being able to display an announcement or an ad on your digital sign is great, but what’s even better is to enable your customers to interact and share in the experience you create. Consider this, making the leap from a one-way communication channel to a bi-directional channel is what made social media successful. It’s time to do the same with your digital signs. Seriously, stop talking at your customers, and instead, have a conversation. Use touch screens. Take a look at this amazing ad for the SocialSwipe. See how this video illustrate how the interactive experience successfully …

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Get Inspired with Unsplash

In Content Idea, Educational, Media by Larry Ganzman0 Comments

Share this Post What makes this photo so special, is that not only is it a breathtaking site to behold, but it’s also free to use! There are many types of free-use sites out there which provide you with a plethora of free images and video to use on your next project. Heck, we’ve even blogged about a few of them before: But, what makes Unsplash so unique is that it holds some of the best high-res imagery we’ve seen! Go check them out, and don’t be shy; grab all the content you need for your digital signs. All images …

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Scheduled Upgrade: Sunday, 4/30/17 From 9:00 – 10:00 PM EST

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Share this Post During this maintenance window the CloudPixel development team will be performing a code upgrade. This is a major code upgrade to enhance CloudPixel’s platform, add functionality and comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). Expected Impact: We expect the impact of this maintenance to be disruptive and you may experience an outage. To minimize the effect of this upgrade please download and install the latest player from our download page, which will be available on Friday 4/28. If you need assistance please do not hesitate to contact support. You may also schedule …

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Running CloudPixel’s Player on Linux

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Share this Post Why Linux? Linux is definitely our favorite Operating System for digital signage. It’s fast, because it’s secure, allows you to control privacy and has a huge community of users who can answer any question you have. And did I mention it’s customizable? You can customize anything from look to function. All of that you can run on tiny PCs (compute sticks) that you can purchase as low as $60!!! There’re a few steps that you will need to perform to ensure that your Linux devices will run autonomously. The goal is to have minimal to no interaction …