Freelancer Marketplace for Workers

SwiftCloud includes a talent freelancer marketplace as well as tools for freelance workers to grow an agency or business. For workers, we recommend Selling pre-priced tasks in the services marketplace. This is good for any repeatable, usually standardized task – i.e. setting up a new domain and WordPress installation. Note you can reject the task Read More…

5 Minute Setup – Invoice Software

Sending your first invoice is easy and free! Define your settings for how you want to get paid (one time only) Create your invoice / quote / credit memo First, visit your Accounting Setup Page at http://swiftcloud.io/accounting/settings. In the top right, set a payment method – we recommend Paypal to start… Next, on the left side, Read More…

We Apply AI to Business

If you have any repetitive tasks as part of your business, we should chat. First, a bit of fun: Watch a robot similar to ours become superhuman at Super Mario Bros in a day… We are currently seeking to automate email in high volume and/or chatbot based projects. Your clients will believe they’re human, and humans Read More…

Reverse Mortgage CRM Form

We’re started a Forms Library, and the very first form being added to it is a Reverse Mortgage Application Form Feb 2017 Update: The below function is still in beta testing – if you need it, contact us and we’ll be happy to help. To apply this to your own site is very easy – Read More…

Feb 2017 Update: Testing Multi-Language Options

We are now beta testing international language options within our Electronic Signature WordPress plugin. The new version-2 address book totally rocks and is trucking right along and will be on the shelf this spring / summer. It’ll be blazing fast, customizable, better looking and easier to use. Oh, and we’ll have options for the whole Read More…

The Slow Burn

The Slow BurnJan 26,2017

A few years back Jason Calacanis posted that he believed every company should have quarterly or monthly financials, even if not formally required. I agree. Awareness creates action, and action creates results. The exercise is a good reminder of financial metrics, vs. geeky rabbit hole issues we programmer types are known to chase. Furthermore, it Read More…

Electronic Signature for Sales Acceleration

Electronic signature can help you close more, faster. Years ago I was in the mortgage and real estate business. While certain competitors existed at that time, they did not at that time offer web-based templates, and were difficult to use. They required software to be installed, and more technical skill than should have been required. Read More…

Reviews Affect SEO (Search Engine Ranking)

According to Moz.com, arguably the #1 authority on search engine optimization, review signals ranked 5th among the most important search engine ranking factors. Factors of the reviews include: Review Quantity Simple: more is better. Review velocity This needs to look legit and human. Too fast (too many too quickly) is more likely to be seen Read More…

5 Key Stats About Online Reviews

72% of consumers say positive reviews make them trust a business more. Real-world reviews along with corresponding stories, ideally with names and faces, provide social proof to help grow trust in your brand. Negative reviews, conversely, can quickly kill a sale. While reviews will never make someone buy (that’s up to your offer, headline, price, Read More…

Make Any WordPress Page e-Signable

Using Swift Signature’s Electronic Signature WordPress Plugin (free) you can easily make any WordPress page e-signable. Typical uses include: Simple waiver of liability – great for gyms, real-world events i.e. paintball or trampoline or rock climbing gyms, travel groups i.e. tour buses, etc. Sales agreements. Note you can combine this with e-commerce with online payment Read More…