Archive for the iOS Category

Convert Website Leads by Text with LeadSMS

Update August 17, 2022: Now you have the option to use an existing voice line to power your LeadSMS conversations, too! Adding LeadSMS messaging to your existing voice line won’t change anything about how it works for regular calls. It just adds on the capability of sending and receiving text messages with customers. We’re launching this feature currently for voice lines in the US and Canada only: not yet including the UK and Australia, or […]

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Introducing Video Checkins

Update August 8th, 2018: We’ve doubled the potential length of your video checkins to 30 seconds! We are excited to announce Video Checkins – the next evolution of user generated checkins! A Video Checkin can include a short video clip highlighting your work, services or product instead of a still photo which will continue to be an option. The videos are simple to create – simply press-and-hold to record, and you’re on your way. You can […]

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New iOS and Android Apps

We’ve been hard at work to make using our native apps as fast as possible, and this release reflects a large effort to optimize the speed and performance of checking-in. If you have your device set to update apps automatically, you will be getting this update soon. If you don’t want to wait, you can upgrade now: Get the new Nearby Now for iOS » | Get the new Nearby Now for Android » Photo Uploads – Turbo Speed Camera […]

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Push Notifications

Push Notifications Are Here! We are excited to announce that push notifications for iOS and Android are now live and are rolling out to the App Stores. Initially we are pushing notifications for completed reviews in real-time. We have big plans to expand upon the push notification capabilities and we’ll keep you posted as we roll more features out in the future. Enjoy!

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Platform Enhancements

We wanted to provide an update on the enhancements to our platform over the last few months. Markets Australia: Launched full support. Private Label A la Carte Options: New options for incremental white label branding of features, as well as an a la carte pricing model. Private-Label Only Features: See Explicit Review Disclaimer and Weekly Review Velocity Report, below. Reviews & Review Management Custom Review Confirmation Message: You now have the option to configure a […]

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Nearby Now 3 for iOS

Nearby Now - Checkin

We are pleased to announce the launch of Nearby Now 3 for iOS, our most refined version yet! iOS 7 Nearby Now 3 has been optimized for (and requires) iOS 7. We’ve made some subtle changes that make the app more responsive and easier to use. The first thing you’ll notice is a new Recent Activity view. The Recent Activity view shows a news feed of your recent check-ins and completed customer reviews. We’ve also […]

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Nearby Now 2.0 for iOS is here!

Nearby Now Checkin Map

Hot on the heels of the Android 2.0 release, we are happy to announce that Nearby Now 2.0 for iOS is here. This new release brings stability improvements and new features that you’ll love. Reviews Leader-board The most important aspect of your business is the public reputation it has. Nearby Now helps you tell the Internet your story, and improve your public reputation in the form of good customer reviews. We developed the Review Leader-board […]

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