By Lucy Callan, Marketing and Communications Officer, Sage CRM
The Sage CRM Community, community.sagecrm.com, is the go-to place for all your Sage CRM knowledge, queries and training. The community provides everyone from everyday Sage CRM users to admin users and partners with up-to-date news and views about the product they’re using and selling. With a highly active community membership, it really is the hub for all your Sage CRM information and the best place to engage with like-minded users and partners.
The User Community and Partner Community Blogs are a great place to start to get all the tips you need for getting the most out of your Sage CRM application. We’ve rounded up the best blogs posted on the community in the past month.
Email Marketing Automation – Content for Automated Campaigns (part 1)
In a series of blog articles about email marketing, David Riordan takes you on a journey to get the most out of your email marketing campaigns. In this installment, David looks at creating different campaign content. Did you know that 70-75% of your email list is inactive? Read on to find out how to tackle this statistic.
Sage UK & The Cloud at Technology for Marketing and Advertising (TFM&A)
Sage were the platinum sponsors for the annual TFM&A event in Earl’s Court in London this year. Sage CRM were there to showcase our great product and demonstrate our business solution, and Sage CRM Cloud was also launched in the UK. Deirdre McGowan from Sage CRM attended the conference and shares her thoughts on this great event.
Sage CRM at TFM&A 2012 Presentations
There were three fantastic CRM keynote presentations given at TFM&A this year:
• Smarter Marketing – Accelerating Your 2012 Marketing ROI through Cloud CRM
• Back to Basics CRM. Communicate. Collaborate. Compete
• Social CRM – What is it and how can I implement it with CRM?
These presentations focused on the customer experience and include some great tips for using CRM effectively. You can download the presentations here.
Adding a Custom Relationship Tab in Sage CRM Professional (Cloud)
A customer was looking to create a custom tab on the Opportunity screen to display custom relationships other than Company Records. Jeff Richards took on the challenge and outlines a workaround that can be implemented to achieve this. Sage CRM Community members with Partner access can read the blog to find out more.
Example of How to Create an Add On Module in Sage CRM that is Linked with Sage ERP Accpac Data
Follow Andrew Blackmore’s demo to see how to link Sage CRM functionality with Sage ERP Accpac data. Seeing this information in the same Sage CRM user interface helps to provide lots of useful productive functionality to the end user. Sage CRM Community members with Partner access can read the blog to find out more.
These are just a snap shot of some of the most popular blog articles on the Sage CRM Community during March. The Sage CRM Community is a great way to engage with fellow community members and posting a comment at the end of each article is a great way to start this engagement.