Monthly Archives: April 2011

Simulating Inheritance


We’ve been doing some cutting edge JavaScript stuff at BigDoor. Here are some JavaScript patterns we’ve discussed. Mike Koss writes in Object Oriented Javascript “A new JavaScript class is defined by creating a simple function. When a function is called with the new operator, the function serves as the constructor for that class. Internally, JavaScript…

Seattle Python Interest Group Meets At BigDoor


Last night BigDoor hosted the Seattle Python Interest Group (SeaPIG) meetup – despite the rainy night we had a great turnout! Our CTO Jeff Malek spoke for a few minutes and a some of our awesome developers (the three Brian’s and Collin) took part in the discussion that ranged from last month’s PyCon, to NoSQL…

BigDoor Announces The Engagement Economy At Ad: Tech


Today our Co-Founder and CEO Keith Smith and our Director of Monetization and Implementation Tommy Lee are attending Ad:Tech San Francisco. We’re really excited to announce the launch of the BigDoor Engagement Economy with Cost Per Quest! The BigDoor Engagement Economy is a new way for sites to engage their users while monetizing their content.…

BigDoor Announces the Monetization of Gamification


Engagement Economy provides traffic for advertisers, revenue for publishers and rewards for users SEATTLE, WA – April 11, 2011 – BigDoor, the free gamification platform that increases user engagement, loyalty and monetization, today announced the launch of the BigDoor Engagement Economy, a way for sites to engage their users while monetizing their content. BigDoor provides…

Six Tips To Gamify Your Blog


The incredibly awesome Adam Loving has graciously penned another blog post for us! We’re happy to share more of Adam’s thoughts around gamification. This post is for all you bloggers out there: Imagine I wanted to gamify my blog. Visitors to my blog want to learn something and earn recognition (maybe in a link back…

BigDoor Named As Finalist In Seattle 2.0 Awards


Seattle 2.0 Seattle 2.0 Awards recognizes the best of the best from the tech startup scene in Seattle. Today, we’re very excited to announce that BigDoor’s been nominated in the top 5 most in the following categories: – BigDoor Media for Best B2B Startup – Matt Shobe for Best Startup Designer We’ll find out on…