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5 Things We Want You to Know about Handbid (#4)

April 12, 2017 By Jeff Porter

A few weeks ago we started a series covering 5 Things We Wanted you to Know about Handbid. In the first post, we covered two of those things: Our Experience and Size. In the last post, we covered the big “Elephant in the Room”: why we encourage bidding using an app vs. the web on mobile devices....

Five Things We Want you to Know about Handbid Part 2

April 04, 2017 By Jeff Porter

In our last post, we began a new Blog Series: "Five Things We Want You To Know about Handbid". The goal of this series is to provide some clarity around some of the things we have heard our competitors say about us which are not entirely accurate. In short, we are sharing our truths.



April 03, 2017 By Tracy Weise

April 3, 2017

5 Things We Want You To Know About Handbid

March 16, 2017 By Jeff Porter

It may not be a surprise to you that there are a number of mobile bidding companies in the market, a few of which we run into regularly when competing for business. We find competition to be good both for customers and for us (it keeps us sharp!) However, competition can also be tough,...

Don't miss the fastball! How Silent Auctions can help you capitalize on the one chance to connect to new attendees.

March 08, 2017 By Jeff Porter

We want to wrap up this series on 3 Benefits of Silent Auctions. If you have not read the first post regarding "Share of Wallet" or the 2nd Post about "Attention Span", then click over and read those as well.


Otherwise, on to the 3rd benefit:

How Silent Auctions help Humans rise above Goldfish - Benefits of Silent Auctions Part 2 of 3

March 01, 2017 By Jeff Porter

Picking up where we left off in our last post about "Are Silent Auctions Dead?" We had identified 3 benefits to running a Silent Auction and covered one of them last time.

In this post we will talk about another benefit: capturing the attention of your guests!

Silent Auctions are Dead! Or are you just looking in the wrong part of the wallet?

February 22, 2017 By Jeff Porter

We power a ton of silent auctions in a year....  ranging from high end multi-day events to small art auctions (and everything in between).   

So obviously we don't believe they are dead... I recently had someone reach out to us to discuss using Handbid for their upcoming event.  We handle a lot...

No More Chicken and Rice! Five Creative Ways to Liven Up Your Fundraising Events!

February 09, 2017 By Tracy Weise

So you are planning another fundraising event but hoping to liven things up a bit.  Are you (and your guests) tired of the same old setup? The hotel ballroom with chicken or beef  plated dinner, the emotional video and subsequent appeal, followed by a live auction which more than half the...

Silent Auction Tips from the Trenches: Tip 7 - Use Technology

January 25, 2017 By Jeff Porter

Over the past several weeks we have covered Silent Auction Tips ranging from how you setup your auction area, handle issues at your auction event , to how you describe your silent auction items. If you have not reviewed all of these tips, we suggest you go back and read through them starting...

Diana Duplantier tells a story of triumph over resistance...Handbid Heroes Part 3

January 20, 2017 By DIANA DUPLANTIER

 Hi Everyone! I haven't contributed to this Blog in a while, but I was inspired to share this story with you! Throughout the year, we run into people who truly make us smile -- people who exemplify what we are all about. Ironically, most of them are our customers! So I am going to jump in here...

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