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Find out the latest news from Gecko, the education sector, and also takeaways from events we attend.

Product update: 3 new tools for enhancing the student’s pre-event experience

Understatement alert: events are complex. As an organiser, you're responsible for managing a thousand details. The success of your event...

2019 GeckoEngage Client Forum

We're pleased to announce that the 2019 GeckoEngage Client Forum is on the horizon! What? A full day spent learning how...

Product update: New exports — analyse multiple data types in a single export

I just wanted to drop you a quick note to let you know that our new data export feature is now available...

Product update: managing responses to outbound messages. 📲📩

For once, this isn't an email about a new feature in the GeckoEngage platform...! 🙌😎 Nope, this is something that's...

Product update: Generating QR codes within the Capture app (& why you should). 📱

Are you using QR codes to ramp up how quickly you can capture enquiries at recruitment events**? Yep? Great —...

Using QR codes to level-up how you capture student inquiries. 📈

Here at GeckoEngage, we’re in the business of helping HigherEd institutions use technology to create better processes for recruiting students....

On-campus events: how tracking session attendance leads to better ROI

Let’s face facts: during on-campus events, checking students into individual sessions involves more work. (With GeckoEngage, tracking session attendance needn’t...

Product update: Enable self-check-in for your events. ✅

We're pleased to announce that our self check-in feature is now live! Administrators can allow students to check-in to events...

Product update: Check out our new drag-and-drop email builder. 👀

We're happy to announce that our drag-and-drop email builder is now available! If your institution has our Promote package, you...

Product update: Payments in Gecko! 💸

We are happy to release a brand new field in our form builder that lets users collect payments! You can...

EDUCAUSE 2018

Write your own playbook at EDUCAUSE 2018

What: EDUCAUSE 2018 When: 30 October - 2 November Where: Colorado Convention Center Booth no: #1072 Who’s going: CEO, Matt Lanham,...

We’re going to NACAC conference 2018

What: Annual NACAC conference 2018 When: 27-29 September Where: Salt Palace Convention Center Booth no: #1043 Who’s going: CEO, Matt...

Renewed focus for Gecko

It's fair to say that we started out with a single focus on data capture some 6 years ago now...

4 ways to contact us on A-level results day

With A-level results day looming, we know how busy the coming weeks will be for UK Admissions teams. To help...

university call center

Setting up a university call center for your university admissions office

[thumbnail] Download our Build a University call center checklist now! Building a two-way relationship between an institution and a prospective...

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