Lending a Helping Hand

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Within a few days of trying to recover from Superstorm Sandy, residents of New Jersey and surrounding areas were hit with another emergency. Where to find gas? In the wake of the storm, the Bullseye team saw an opportunity to help fellow Sandy survivors.

Introducing Bullseye 7

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We promised you some great news this fall, and here it is! Our team has been hard at work building a new Bullseye interface – we’re calling it Bullseye 7. It’s robust, easy to navigate, and bursting with cool new features. Here are the top three features in this release.

Include a Clickable Graphic Image on your Store Locator for Facebook

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Bullseye Store Locator for Facebook now allows companies to include a clickable graphic image on the Store Locator search page.  Use this feature to reinforce your brand as customers look for local stores on your Facebook page.  Following are some easy instructions for uploading the image: NOTE: Before you upload the image, make sure your image is no taller than 500 pixels.  A width of about 520 pixels works well.  The image should be no larger than 5 megs. Go … Read More

New Tutorial with Facebook Pages Updates

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With Facebook Pages updates pending that more closely resemble Profile Pages, we felt it was time for an updated tutorial on adding the Bullseye Store Locator App to your Facebook Page. Here it is in a nutshell: Go to http://apps.facebook.com/bullseyestorelocator Scroll down to the bottom left side of the app page and click “Add to my Page” Select the Page or Pages you want to add the app to and close the popup. There are two ways you can get … Read More

New Features Released

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Happy Holidays from Bullseye and Electric Vine!! With the holidays here and 2011 just around the corner, we are very pleased to announce that we rolled out some major new  features to Bullseye Locations this week.  These features will support your ongoing integration with Bullseye in 2011.  Here they are: Support for Mobile Apps Our new REST web service supports a number of requests we’ve had for integration with mobile apps and will also make it easier for PHP developers integrating … Read More

New Project: Food Bank Locator

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We are also pleased to tell you that for the holidays we’ve built a Facebook Food Bank Locator called Donation Locations.  The Food Bank Locator currently has approximately 380 locations.  We invite you to help spread the word on your own Facebook pages, submit locations in your town or link out to services that accept donations to help feed the hungry. According to Joshua Rich Electric Vine CEO:  “Creating a Facebook Food Bank Locator is a great way to give … Read More

Observations from NY Location-Based Marketing Discussion

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Last night I attended a Digital Flash panel discussion on location-based marketing.  It was a very cool session with some great interaction from the audience.   The panelists included several very influential players in the New York location-based services space including: Gemma Craven – SVP, Ogilvy Digital Influence Jamie Thompson – CEO of Pongr Scott Hendrickson – VP Advertising Sales, Where, Inc. Steve Schlafman – VP Business Development, StickyBits I learned several things from this session. There is presently no real way … Read More