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Core-apps Turns 10!

Core-apps was the first company to create a mobile app platform, tailored specifically for the event industry. Core-apps was founded in March, 2009 by Jay Tokosch, Jesse Snipper and Jonathan Johnson. As they celebrate their ten-year mark in the event industry, they are taking the opportunity to reflect on the ups, downs and paradigm shifts in the field of event technology. Find out more about the celebratory landing page experience by clicking the image above.

Your Event App is Like March Madness Basketball

With March Madness right around the corner, we couldn’t help but think about how the teams that get to The Big Dance, have just the right mix of game winning strategies. Sort of like the components that go into creating and managing a successful event app! To make your event app a slam dunk, you need to consider some key factors that can make it a winning success. Click the image above to get the list.

Gamification: what’s the buzz?

Gamification was the 2014 event industry buzzword. It doesn’t seem to come up nearly as much anymore when talking with potential or current customers. I assume that is due to the industry’s general consensus and overall experience of low engagement with Gamification. But, proper education has helped to guide the industry on when to, or not to utilize Gamification and how to properly implement the correct format for it to be successful so that it’s not just a buzzword.

The Holy Grail – a Year-round Mobile Event App!

O.K, O.K., having a year-round mobile event app may not be the holy grail to some – but to us app makers it is music to our ears! Why? Because, it gets our app out there and then it is being used all year long. It’s like writing a song and hearing it on the radio! But no, this blog is not all about us, it's about you and why it is important to think of your mobile app being used year round.