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Bidding Assistants

Using Volunteers as Bidding Assistants

Adopting new technology always entails a transition phase. You can make this transition much easier for your donors by providing Bidding Assistants at your next event. These volunteers are very visible in a crowd and help your guests place bids, navigate their smart phones and answer any questions they might have. So how do you turn… Read More »



auctionpay card reader

Auctionpay Card Reader Information

Auctionpay Card Reader Information How Does the Card Reader Work? Unlike the Auctionpay terminals, the Auctionpay card reader is most often used in conjunction with Greater Giving Online’s Go Time. If you’re using the reader and Go Time at your event, you’ll need the following equipment: One card reader per PC (ratio of 100 guests per reader)… Read More »



Responsive Design

Raise More with Responsive Design

Computing is becoming increasingly mobile. In fact, analysts predict more tablets will be shipped in 2015 than desktop PCs. More people are using their smartphones and tablets to research information, make connections and transact business (including donating to the causes they love). Donors are accessing websites – and in turn donation pages – increasingly via… Read More »


Mobile Optimized Online Payments

Top 10 Spring 2015 Greater Giving Release Notes

Spring 2015 Greater Giving Release Notes Mobile, mobile, mobile. In 2015, today’s bidder and donor are more on the go than ever.  Early spring saw a major update to Greater Giving’s Online Payments platform. Your time and your organization’s resources are too valuable to waste on manual processes like taking registrations by phone, follow-up on donations,… Read More »


Greater Giving Event Software Reports

Auction Event Software: Tailored Reports and Next Year’s Event

Tailored Reports and Next Year’s Event So the hurricane that is your annual auction has just ended. Using Greater Giving’s Event Software, this quick list will help you print totals reports for your event director, measure your event against your benchmarks, and create a master list of sales and purchases. These auction event software reports… Read More »




Mobile Bidding 101

Mobile Bidding 101: Everything You Need to Know

Whether you’re gearing up for an upcoming mobile bidding event or considering a switch to mobile at a future event, here’s everything you need to know to make your mobile auction a successful one. Open the channels of communication early. Especially if your organization is new to mobile bidding, start communicating with your attendees about… Read More »