Tips and tools: When persuasion backfires; video messaging; and more

Here are some great resources we have recently shared with one another Send video messages to your customers Many companies are starting to use video messages to convert their visitors into customers. Bonjoro is a platform that allows you to send them….

Here are some great resources we have recently shared with one another Send video messages to your customers Many companies are starting to use video messages to convert their visitors into customers. Bonjoro is a platform that allows you to send them. It’s used by companies like Highrise and Convertkit. The best way to understand […]

Tips and tools: A tool to locally edit websites; tutorials for your non-developers; a new way to capture screenshots on a Mac; and more

Here are some great resources we have recently shared with one another A fantastic new tool for editing websites Google engineer Adam Argyll has created VisBug, a point-and-click web design extension for Chrome. It’s described near the bottom of this b…

Here are some great resources we have recently shared with one another A fantastic new tool for editing websites Google engineer Adam Argyll has created VisBug, a point-and-click web design extension for Chrome. It’s described near the bottom of this blog post and in this 30-second video. We still use the “Edit this website” bookmarklet, […]

A conversion-focused chatbot; A/B testing videos; designing for voice interaction; and more great resources

Here are some great resources we have recently shared with one another A conversion-focused chatbot Continual.ly provides automated live chat, using a logic-tree style system—a bit like a text version of an automated IVR phone system. It has templates …

Here are some great resources we have recently shared with one another A conversion-focused chatbot Continual.ly provides automated live chat, using a logic-tree style system—a bit like a text version of an automated IVR phone system. It has templates for different types of businesses. An easy way to A/B test your videos We host CRE’s […]

How to optimize your profile photo—and other great resources we discovered recently

Here are some great resources we have recently shared with each other More mental models for growing businesses We wrote about how we love mental models—which are useful frameworks for thinking about things. This new list of mental models by Defmacro i…

Here are some great resources we have recently shared with each other More mental models for growing businesses We wrote about how we love mental models—which are useful frameworks for thinking about things. This new list of mental models by Defmacro is fantastic. Schools often talk about the importance of learning “transferrable skills.” These skills are […]