Event Director

Marketing + Communications

Format emails using a rich text editor

Are you in the process of sending an email to your participants and want to pretty it up a touch? Great! Here are a few tips and tricks for you. First, let's check to see what kind of email plan you're set up ...

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Text Messaging: How does it work and why should I do it?

There's been a lot of discussion over the years about whether or not email will become obsolete. It may, it may not - only time will tell. But the fact remains that 1) our world is moving closer and closer to...

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Send an email to my participants

imATHLETE has an email manager that is very easy to use and has some pretty neat functionality in how you can filter your participants. Check it out: From your main Dashboard click the Marketing link on t...

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What custom questions should I ask?

We don't want to speak for you and can't necessarily tell you what questions to ask, but we can give you a few ideas of what others are doing. First and foremost, you don't have to ask any custom questions at ...

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Sending text messages to participants

Let's assume, for the sake of argument, that you've already set up the text messaging questions in imATHLETE and you've been collecting the participants' mobile info. Now, let's further assume, you want to com...

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Announcements: What are Notifications and how do I set them up?

Notifications set up within Announcements are custom emails that are automatically sent to participants right after they complete registration. They are sent in addition to the standard confirmation email. Here...

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Using Email Manager Quick Send Mode

Using the Quick Send Mode in the Email Manager will allow you to speed up the delivery rate of your emails. Keep in mind that using Quick Send Mode means losing some reporting data, and you will need to use cus...

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Add Twitter Hashtags to Social Media Shares

When athletes sign up for your event, we present them with a couple of neat buttons that allow them to tell the folks in their social networks that they've signed up for your event. They look something like thi...

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