What Is Gamification? Everything You Need To Know To Get Started

The term ‘Gamification’ was coined back in 2002 by Nick Pelling, a British-born computer programmer and inventor, and hit the mainstream thanks to Foursquare in 2009.

By 2011, it officially became a buzzword when Gartner added it to its ‘Hype Cycle’ list.

Now, in 2015, Gamification is hotter than ever.

People are looking to implement Gamification in almost every aspect of their lives.

More and more business are looking to gamify different aspects of their work: Either to increase user engagement or better motivate their employees.

Gamification is everywhere!

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How To Use Personalization To Crush Your Competitors

 

Let’s be honest, we all want to crush our competitors, but in a good way, right?  As on-line professionals, we are always on the hunt for great ways to differentiate ourselves from the herd and stand out in the crowd. One way of doing it revolves around one magical keyword: personalization.

Personalization has become a hot buzzword in the 21st Century. The concept is simple, yet perfect execution is elusive.

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Gamify Your Content To Get Loyal Readers

Even if we write excellent content that has been well thought through, perfectly edited, and beautifully designed, the reader’s experience ends there.

In order to make content awesome, engaging, and social, why not turn to the world of Gamification?

Using Captain Up you can add a layer of engagement and fun to your website. It offers you all the social tools you can think of to maximize your content’s engagement and your reader retention!

Let’s have a look at how you can Gamify your content and turn all those one time visitors into loyal readers.

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3 Ways to Nurture Loyal Engaged Users

Have you ever thought to yourself “What makes people press the Back button shortly after visiting my website?”

Engaging with users and creating long-term loyalty is a real challenge.

We have to work hard at it. Have you ever thought about giving your users something that is beneficial to them if they engage with your content?

Have you ever thought about building a relationship with your users so they feel obliged to return? Continue reading “3 Ways to Nurture Loyal Engaged Users”

Turn Shopify Shoppers into Loyal Customers with our New Shopify App

Are you using Shopify for your online store? Then I’ve got news for you!

I’m very proud to announce that our new Shopify app has been approved and is now available in the Shopify App Store – turning visitors into active, loyal shoppers.

Anyone with a Shopify store can install Captain Up and enjoy an increase in user engagement, retention and ultimately – revenue.

Captain Up - Now on Shopify
Captain Up – Now on Shopify

Add Captain Up To Your Shopify Store Right Now

By installing the App from the Shopify store you can get a 30 days of free trial or upgrade to one of our extended plans.

Using Captain app on your Shopify store will give you all of the superpowers that come with integrating Captain Up:

  • Track and incentivize any user action
  • Custom badges and levels
  • Deep analytics on user behavior
  • Activity and leaderboard widgets
  • 24/7 Support
  • In-app messages and notification
  • Custom theme and design

We’ve been working closely with some of our users to learn more on how Captain Up is affecting their blogs and ecommerce sites, and I have to say I’m thrilled to see their numbers going up almost magically. We will share some case studies with you real soon.

All you need to do to start seeing your engagement and returning visits go up is go to the Shopify App Store and install Captain Up. We’ll take care of the rest.

Thank you for being on board with us.
Uri Admon and the Captain Up team!

P.S – If you like the app, don’t forget to review us on the Shopify App Store. If you didn’t like the app – email us and tell us how we can improve it for you.