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Act! 19.2 Update 3

July 27, 2017

Swiftpage release Update 3 for Act! 19.2 The update applies to Act! Pro, Premium and Web and will apply automatically to new installations of their respective versions. Administrators can also use the Act! menu command Help > Act! Notifications to update an existing installations, or can access the download files directly below: Download Act! v19.2 Update […]

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Recruitment consultancy finds perfect role for Act!

July 26, 2017

Sydney-based recruitment consultant Paul Greening chose Act! in preference to specialist job-search software because of the greater usability, reliability and cost-effectiveness it offered. Recruitment is big business so it’s not surprising that there is a whole raft of applicant tracking systems, talent acquisition apps and other hiring technology on the market. Yet, when Paul Greening […]

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Recruitment CRM

5 Benefits of using Social Media in Act!

July 19, 2017

Social media gives you a fast, simple way to help you understand who your customers are and what’s important to them. By using relevant customer data, you can build greater relationships with your customers that can drive sales and increase your revenue. Additionally, the more connected you are with your customers, the more loyal they […]

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Social CRM with Act!

Remote access to your CRM without using the Cloud

July 12, 2017

With a lot of people working outside of their main office these days, the popular CRM choice is a Cloud service such as Salesforce or Insightly. What a lot of people don’t realise at the point of sign up is that in order to access your valuable customer data, you need a really good internet […]

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Remote access to your CRM without using the Cloud

Office 2016 Microsoft update breaks Outlook integration with Act!

June 21, 2017

Microsoft recently released an update for Outlook 2016 that is affecting the integration with other software applications that use the MAPI integration such as MYOB, iCloud and Act!. So unfortunately, this update affects any version of Act! that integrates with either Outlook 2016 (local install) or Outlook 365 subscription. What symptoms will you see Sending […]

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Office 2016 Microsoft Update breaks Outlook integration with Act!

Software Licencing:
Perpetual vs Subscription

June 20, 2017

Subscription software isn’t a new idea, however it’s new for Act! Customers. For the last 30 years, Act! has been sold as perpetual licence. To help explain the difference between a perpetual licence and a subscription licence, we explain each model and some factors that you might consider before deciding on which model is best […]

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Subscription-vs-Perpetual Licence

Use CRM to Build Loyalty and Increase Customer Retention

June 13, 2017

If you are like most small and midsize businesses, a large percentage of your annual marketing budget is allocated to customer acquisition. You spend a lot of time and money on developing and executing your marketing campaigns and if they work, you have new leads that turn into sales. Well done you! But what happens […]

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Use CRM to Build Loyalty and Increase Customer Retention

What’s new in Act! v19.2

May 24, 2017

Released 24th May, 2017 Swiftpage have released the second major update for Version 19 Pro and Premium users. Here are the key highlights in version 19.2: Compatibility Updates: Now compatible with Microsoft® Windows® Server 2016 and SQL Server 2016. Act! emarketing Call List Improvements: Focus in on campaign results by date with a new date […]

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Act! emarketing Call List Date Filter

6 Signs That Your Act! Database Needs A Repair

May 16, 2017

Your Act! database can grow very quickly when you’re adding new contacts, adding/clearing activities and attaching emails and documents on a daily basis. Over time you might notice that the database performance is deteriorating or you start seeing error messages or worst of all, you can’t even open your database!  Don’t worry, it is usually […]

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Act! Database Repair
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