DeskAway Newsletter: March 2009

March 2009

In this issue

Special Offer - 30% Discount on Monthly Plans
Sync Your DeskAway Calendar with Google Calendar
Recent Online Reviews
Twitter for Customer Service
Get Featured

Welcome 2009!

Hello and welcome to this edition of the DeskAway Newsletter. This month we have a special offer for those of you who are looking to upgrade your accounts. In addition, we will tell you about how to sync your DeskAway Calendar with your Google Calendar and also how you can get in touch with us using the popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter.

We will be releasing some pretty cool features in the next 10 days - Status Updates, Cloning Tasks, Recurring Tasks, Upload Files to Tasks Comments etc. We will announce these on our blog, twitter and on the announcement section of your DeskAway Dashboard.

Stay tuned!

Sahil Parikh

SPECIAL OFFER - 30% Discount on all Monthly Plans!

Upgrade to any of our monthly plans and get 30% off immediately for the first month.

Login to your account, click on the 'Settings' tab -> 'Account Information and follow the steps to upgrading the account. Finally, when you reach the 2Checkout page (they handle payments for us) just key in DA-30 in the 'If you have a coupon code enter it here:' text box. Thats it! Just follow the rest of the steps to upgrade your account.

Your new upgraded account will be activated immediately! Offer valid until 31st March, 2009.

Sync Your DeskAway Calendar with Google Calendar

Syncing your DeskAway Calendar with your Google Calendar has never been so easy. Follow these steps here and you will be up and running in no time. In addition, with Google Sync for your Blackberry you can even sync your built-in Calendar and Address Book with your Google Account - which means that your DeskAway Calendar will be automatically displayed on your device. What fun!

Recent Reviews Online

How we use Twitter for customer service and engagement

Lately, on analyzing our traffic stats we have been amazed by how much relevant traffic is pushed through Twitter! So, we decided to analyze our Twitter usage for prospect and customer engagement and this is what we found:

  • Another Channel for Customer Service (and sometimes in real-time!)
  • Gaining Customer Insight through feedback
  • Network with other businesses and learn what they are doing
  • Contact people talking about collaboration or project management
  • Keep a track of the good and bad things people talk about DeskAway
Additionally, we give you the inside scoop, tips and tricks and share interesting articles on Twitter. If we have something new to say or announce, you bet its going to be on Twitter as well. Follow us on Read this article on our blog here.

Get Featured

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Have a great week and thank you for being a part of the DeskAway community.

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