Posts Categorized: BigDoor News

#Gamification News You May Have Missed


Happy Monday! There was a lot of great gamification news last week, from JetBlue’s new game show to getting everyone excited for Gamification Summit 2012. Catch up on everything you missed below. JetBlue to Launch Live Online Game Show Mashable 6/11/2012 JetBlue announced the launch of it’s live online game show, designed to engage consumers…

BigDoor’s Keith Smith on NPR


      Yesterday our Co-Founder and CEO, Keith Smith was featured on NPR’s “Morning Edition” discussing finding great talent. The story, by national correspondent Wendy Kaufman, focused on computer scientists and the very small number of Bachelor’s degrees that Seattle’s University of Washington awards each year.  According to Kaufman, the number of degrees UW…

A New Logo For BigDoor


The April 2012 launch of BigDoor’s Gamified Rewards Program arrived with the recognition that both our product design and the marketplace we serve have evolved substantially. With this evolution, we sensed an opportunity to update our identity to better reflect how we value simplicity, reliability, and versatility for a widening range of partners. The company…

A Gamification Changer!


Today we’re so excited to officially unveil the next generation of gamification: BigDoor’s Gamified Rewards Program! Three things everyone should know about our new product: 1). It’s Easy to Implement - no matter what size publisher you are BigDoor is simple to integrate on your site. Our proprietary tools offer an easy-to-use web-based command center that manages…

#Gamification News You May Have Missed


Happy Monday and belated St. Patty’s Day! If you are still recovering from a very lucky weekend and fell behind on your news, you can catch up on some gamification highlights below. You’re hired, now let’s kill Onyxia The Verge 3/12/2012 We mentioned Bing Gordon’s talk on gamification at SXSW last week, but this article focuses…

Gamification Goes Mainstream


Over the past year we have watched gamification grow in popularity. With each company that implements gamification, the term seems to gain ground in becoming recognized as a successful solution to engagement and loyalty problems online. Gamification was even short listed for word of the year in Oxford’s Dictionary 2011. We decided to recognize the…

BigDoor’s Keith Smith in Forbes


It’s worth mentioning that today BigDoor Co-Founder and CEO Keith Smith is featured in Forbes, “The Net Breeds Promiscuity; Hang on To Your Customers.”  The article focuses on loyalty. As Keith states, “…your online customers aren’t as committed as you think they are. They’re just as happy to get into bed with some other brand as…

#Startup Growth; Everyone Pitches In


With all the negative press that’s been out about working at startups we thought we’d share our experience. Like most startups, we’re moving at an incredibly fast pace.  To keep up with the demand our BigDoor team continues to grow. Today we welcome Gerry Narvaja the to team as our new DBA. Early next week Bill…