New Boast Javascript Submission Form

News & Updates, Tutorials & Support

New Boast Javascript Testimonial Submission Form Embed

Recent security updates to web browsers placed more restrictions on iFrames that collect data. This has made a major impact on how we collect photos and videos through our iFrame collection form. At Boast we’re always working to ensure that our platform is up-to-date and is easy to utilize as the web evolves. That’s why… Continue reading
Navigate your Boast dashboard

Tutorials & Support

How to Interpret Stats on Your Boast Dashboard

When using your Boast account, the first page that you’re able to view is your dashboard. This page of stats allows you to quickly pull information about your Boast testimonial campaign to use for reporting or status purposes. If you’d like to dig a bit further there are a few other stats that you can… Continue reading
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Social Proof, Tutorials & Support

How to Use Boast Social Sharing Buttons

When configuring your display widgets, a unique feature that can be added are social sharing buttons. These buttons allow you to give users and your company the option to share individual testimonial submissions to Facebook and Twitter. Social proof builds credibility for your brand, so allowing your customer testimonials to be shared far and wide… Continue reading
Testimonial thank you page best practices

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Testimonial Thank You Page Best Practices

When your customers take the time to leave you a testimonial, it’s important that you thank them instantly. If you collect the testimonial digitally through a submission form, you need to set up a thank you page. There are elements to a thank you page that are essential to it’s effectiveness. Here are testimonial thank… Continue reading

Tutorials & Support

4 Ways to Use The New Star Rating System

We recently added a star rating system to the front end of your Boast display widgets. This means you can now collect a rating from your customers to show off on your website and social pages. Ratings help you build strong social proof by giving users a quick point of reference when looking at your customer… Continue reading

News & Updates, Tutorials & Support

Announcing: Boast HD Video Testimonials

HD Video for Premium and Professional Plans is here! Now you can collect video from your customers and employees at top quality. This feature is available through the web platform and the mobile app update is coming soon. Check out the main features that coincide with upgrading to HD, and find out how to start… Continue reading

Testimonials, Tutorials & Support

9 Ways to Use Campaigns and Tags to Organize Your Testimonials

Organizing and segmenting your testimonial content is a key way to reach your target audience with the most impactful content. Whether you sell multiple products, or appeal to a wide range of buyer personas, grouping together alike content is a smart marketing strategy. Testimonials are a key way to leverage social proof for your brand, so… Continue reading

News & Updates, Testimonials, Tutorials & Support, Video Marketing

How to Display Testimonials on Your YouTube Channel

Having a large online presence is crucial to keeping up with other businesses today. Showcasing customers testimonials on various platforms is one of the ways you can expand your online presence while building a trusted brand simultaneously. Now that we’ve given you a way to display customer testimonials right on your website, we’ve also developed a way to… Continue reading
Trustworthy Website Features

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How to Allow & Revoke Access to Your Webcam in Your Web Browser

If you are using a web application, such as Boast, to record a video with your webcam, you need to allow that specific website through your web browser access to your webcam. If you have previously allowed a website access to your webcam and want to revoke that privilege, you will need to do that… Continue reading

Conversion Optimization, News & Updates, Tutorials & Support

New Feature: Boast Thank You Page

Customer loyalty and experience has the ability to make or break your business. With 68% of customers abandoning companies and products because they feel that they’re indifferent, it is important to take every opportunity to let your customers know they matter to you. When a customer fills out a form, purchases a product, or submits a… Continue reading
Online Video Marketing 2018

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Customizing Your Testimonial Submission Form

This blog post was updated on 6/14/19 to reflect Boast’s new user-friendly updates. We know that being able to customize your testimonial collection form is important. Shorter forms tend to get better responses, but you may want to get more information from your customers. That is why we added some quick and easy customizable options… Continue reading