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Blog Post: Product Update September 2020

Product Update: September 2020

In this September product update, read about the latest features that have been added to Bid Beacon, including ticketing and staggered end times.
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Your Guide to a Successful Digital Silent Auction

We want your silent auction to be as successful as possible! That's why we've compiled this list of recommendations to ensure you're set up for success.
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Case Study: KMG Events, Golf Tournament

Case Study – KMG Events Golf Tournament

Read our case study on how KMG Events used Bid Beacon to host a golf tournament auction and raise close to $22,000 for a good cause.
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Case Study: Racine Christian School

Case Study – Racine Christian School

Read our case study on how Racine Christian School used Bid Beacon to move their annual school auction online and raise over $12,000.
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Tips On Running Remote Or Virtual Silent Auctions

We provide our tips and strategies on running your silent auctions remotely or virtually.
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Event Cancelled? Bid Beacon Can Help

Bid Beacon is an online auction app that makes silent auctions easier to create and organize.
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Product Update, March 2020

In this March product update, read about the latest changes to Bid Beacon and how we're helping to support virtual auctions.
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Video – Auction Close Procedure

In this short video, we'll be reviewing how to create an auction.
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Bid Beacon desktop view showing how to configure online payments for an auction.

Video – Online Payment Configuration

In this short video, we'll be reviewing how to create an auction.
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How to Set Starting Bids At a Silent Auction

Bid Beacon is an online auction app that makes silent auctions easier to create and organize.
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Popular Silent Auction Item Ideas for School Fundraisers

Popular Silent Auction Item Ideas for School Fundraisers
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Why You Should Use A Silent Auction App

Creating a silent auction fundraiser used to take organizations months to achieve.
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What Is A Silent Auction And How Do They Work?

Silent auctions can take time to organize and execute successfully. In the past, it would take some non-for-profit groups and charities years to collect items and organize events. Today, with the help of our free online auction app, you can create a silent auction in minutes and raise thousands of dollars for your charity!
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Bid Beacon Payment Guide

Bid Beacon – The Complete Payment Guide You can accept payments through our app when the auction is complete! Don’t miss out again on participation because someone forgot to take
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Video – Bid Beacon Creating An Auction

In this short video, we'll be reviewing how to create an auction.
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Video – How To Add Auction Items To Your Silent Auction

In this short video, we'll be reviewing how to add auction items to your silent auction.
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Video – Bid Beacon Guest Bidding

In this short video, we'll be reviewing the guest bidding.
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Video – Silent Auction Bidding And Close [Bid Beacon]

In this short video, we'll be reviewing the auction bidding and close.
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How do Guests Join my Auction?

In this short video, we'll be reviewing how to share your Bid Beacon silent auction invite link.
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Mobile Silent Auctions: How To Maximize Revenue and Minimize Stress – Webinar March 14th

Join us for a 30-minute workshop on March 14th where you will learn how to maximize your auction revenue and more!
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The Evolution Of Fundraising (And The Role Of Mobile Apps)

How fundraising practices are shifting in order to better meet the needs of donors
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