There are currently over 15,000 teams worldwide using Boards. These teams are both big and small in size, span various industries, and are often globally distributed - making team alignment, communication, and interaction a real challenge for the majority of them.
Getting updates, quick responses, and keeping everyone on the same page, can prove difficult even to the most organized of teams.
Over time at Boards, we’ve expanded our offering, and improved our product to make sure all our users get the most out of our service, and this time it’s no different.
We’re SO excited to announce, that starting today, you can send team updates on Boards. Yes, that’s right, you can quickly and easily communicate anything and everything to everyone on your board, in a click.
Got a new promotion you need the whole team to push?
Want to announce a new product?
Added a new training video?
Or just want to get everyone motivated with some wise words?
Whatever you want to tell the whole team, with the new Boards Updates feature, you can engage and update everyone no matter where they are - in one simple click, and instantly improve your teams communication and alignment.
The new Updates feature let’s you;
📣 Easily communicate business news in real time
👫 Engage all team members to act and respond instantly
🔝 Boost your business by making sure everyone is aligned at all times
💯 Empower your team with motivating messages
How does it work❓
1. Go to a board you have shared with team members
2. Tap on the updates icon
3. Create an update and click publish to notify everyone on your board.
Who can send an update?
A board owner and/or co-editor can send updates to others that they have shared a board with.
What kind of updates can I send?
You can send anything you like such as updates about new product launches, the addition of new training videos to a board, best practices, new marketing campaigns and everything in between.
How does the team receive the update?
Board members will receive updates by a notification to their device, an app badge, in the updates tab located inside the Boards app, and in their Boards keyboard. You can read more about that here.
Are updates available on all devices?
Users are able to send and receive updates on all devices
Do I have to pay for Updates?
The updates feature is free for a limited time.
Is there a limit on the amount of updates I can send?
No, you can send as many updates as you like to your team.