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March 25, 2019

posted by: Michael Mottola
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Feature Showcase #10: LIFT Insights

This is the 10th edition in our feature showcase series! To celebrate, we're going to take you on a tour of our LIFT Insights platform, which delivers metrics on how well your advertisement sources are performing. To respect our partners, we are anonymizing all of the screenshots you see in this post. However, you can see a full list of our ILS syndication partners here. Each connection performs differently depending on the market, and we don't want to influence your opinion of one connection over another. You should use the services along with LIFT Insights to help you make that determination for yourself.   What is Insights? Insights is a reporting and analytics platform for viewing key metrics about the performance of your website and advertising. The goal is to help you make better informed marketing decisions using data to guide your decision...
This is the 10th edition in our feature showcase series! To celebrate, we're going to take you on a tour of our LIFT Insights platform, which delivers metrics on how well your advertisement sources are performing. To respect our partners, we are anonymizing all of the...

January 30, 2019

posted by: Michael Mottola
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Feature Showcase #9: "My Favourites" Widget

Help your prospects keep a log of their favourite listings.  All of our websites are built on our own platform called the LIFT System. It includes a set of software modules to make managing your marketing easier, as well as various website widgets that our web developers can add into the design and functionality of your website. The feature we want to show off this time around in our feature showcase series is the "My Favourites" widget.         Renters use your website to search for properties. The "My Favourites" feature allows them to "heart", or favourite, the properties they're interested in to keep an ongoing list of the properties they can easily refer back to later. Prospects can also print the list of their favourites to take with them during showings.     This...
Help your prospects keep a log of their favourite listings.  All of our websites are built on our own platform called the LIFT System. It includes a set of software modules to make managing your marketing easier, as well as various website widgets that our web developers...

December 17, 2018

posted by: Michael Mottola
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LWS Quarterly Dev Recap

Updates & Releases from October - December 2018   General Updates and Fixes: Fixed Insights data retention to allow access of Insights data after property has been removed Restricted Square Footage field to whole numbers Fixed bug on website when success messages are too long Resolved issue with radio button required field messages on websites Fixed bug with testimonials not being searchable in LIFT Minor improvements to Custom Form responses interface  Updated design of top right navigation, moving items into menu Improved CSV exporter for LIFT Insights Email Inbox View Improved output of LIFT Insights Email Inbox View Created nightly task to ensure that properties have valid latitude and longitude Added searching and validation on amenities interface to allow users to search for amenities and prevent duplicate custom amenities from...
Updates & Releases from October - December 2018   General Updates and Fixes: Fixed Insights data retention to allow access of Insights data after property has been removed Restricted Square Footage field to whole numbers Fixed bug on website when...

December 17, 2018

posted by: Michael Mottola
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Feature Showcase #8: Promotions

Highlight a special promotion for your properties on your website and advertisements. Promotions can help make the difference between the prospect choosing your building over the next. With the LIFT System, you can manage promotions with ease to show up on your rental  website and limited RentSync connections. Creating a Promotion You can be as detailed as you like with your promotions. The title is the only field that is required. This allows you to use a quick one-liner to highlight a promotion, such as "Receive First Month's Rent Free!" You can also add more details using our free text editor, which creates a secondary textbox elaborating on the catchy title and providing important conditions and additional information for prospective tenants. If that's not enough, you can also upload an image or PDF providing even more information about this...
Highlight a special promotion for your properties on your website and advertisements. Promotions can help make the difference between the prospect choosing your building over the next. With the LIFT System, you can manage promotions with ease to show up on your rental...

October 19, 2018

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Improved Content Management

Modify your content with ease with our new content block editors Did you know that we build our website on the same platform we build our customer websites on? That means sometimes we feel the pain and limitations of the platform when managing our website content. That also means we can improve the platform and share each new upgrade with our customers. Custom fields were our go-to for customized content for website settings and any customized content or special controls required to manage websites from within the LIFT System. Now we have a new tool we use to create better interactions between LIFT and your website. We've created specialized content blocks, customized for your website design. This editor offers a new, organized, and pain-free way to manage customized content and settings on your website! Here is a sample of how we can control buttons that appear within a...
Modify your content with ease with our new content block editors Did you know that we build our website on the same platform we build our customer websites on? That means sometimes we feel the pain and limitations of the platform when managing our website content. That also...