San Francisco: Tuesdays, 5pm (all times adjusted in relation to this time)
New York City: Tuesdays, 8pm
London: Wednesdays, 1am
Sydney: Wednesdays, 10am
Improving Productivity With Online Tools
7th April (8th in AUS) 2015
Following on from our recent Sandpile on “Tools Tools Tools,” Megan Taylor from Kapow Interactive will present a suite of online tools she uses in her business to increase productivity, make communication more effective, and decrease administrative overheads. She will discuss how online tools keep her work days organised and reveal her secret trick to staying highly productive every day.
Let's Get Visual: Mind Mapping for Business Catalyst Projects
14th April (15th in AUS) 2015
Have you ever completed a project only to find out that your client has expectations that go way beyond the scope of the project? One of the challenges facing Business Catalyst Partners is conceptualising the website design and navigation with the client in an intuitive and easy to adapt format. Join us as we use Mind Mapping to help with Business Catalyst projects.
Think Tank: Fonts and Business Catalyst
21st April (22nd in AUS) 2015
Fonts are an important part of the web, and are often overlooked. At this Sandpile we are going to invest an hour discussing how the group selects and implements fonts.
Business Catalyst Speed Dating (April 2015)
28th April (29th in AUS) 2015
It's been awhile since we had speed rounds of BC vendors showing off their products/services. Each will get 10 minutes to show off they have to offer to the community. Our BC Speed Dating sessions usually turn out to be the most fun and interesting Sandpiles. Don't miss it!
SEO Best Practices with Katherine Anderson
5th May (6th in AUS) 2015
In working with Business Catalyst Partners in her SEO business Katherine Anderson is in a perfect position to see what we are currently doing and in what areas we can improve in order to give our clients bigger wins. So we have asked Katherine back to discuss: robots.txt, 301 redirects and internationalization.
Panel Discussion: Niche Marketing
12th May (13th in AUS) 2015
What's better than one BC Partner sharing their experiences on Niche Marketing? Three BC Partners sharing their experiences on Niche Marketing. Join us as we explore this important topic with experienced BC Partners as panelists.
Liquid Markup Tips and Tricks
19th May (20th in AUS) 2015
This meeting is what the BC Sandpile is all about - BC Partners exchanging knowledge. We will spend the entire meeting sharing tips and tricks related to Liquid Markup to help each other speed up and improve their Business Catalyst workflow. Bring your tips and tricks to share.
Use Liquid Markup for Out-Of-The-Box Features
26th May (27th in AUS) 2015
Are you wondering how to leverage a single Business Catalyst subscription to host multiple websites? In this Sandpile, Phil Marcuson will share some of the steps he’s taken to implement this capability using a bit of Liquid and some out-of-the-box features. We’ll touch on page templates, liquid logic and includes, categories/classifications and the use of custom module templates. We’ll wrap up with time to share your tips and a Q & A.
Full schedule: http://www.bcsandpile.com/_blog/Meeting_Chalkboard/
Sandpile Recordings: http://www.bcsandpile.com/business-catalyst/resources.htm