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When Internal Tools Are Not Enough: Online Timesheets vs. Homegrown Solutions

No one knows exactly when it happened, but some time ago, your company decided to build it's own time tracking system. Everything was customized perfectly for your business. And after some training, everyone knew how to use it.

Then things changed.

Your employees went mobile first. The internet took over everything. New requirements demanded higher levels of security and integration. Your business grew, and the once perfectly customized software suddenly seemed clunky and dated.

With that said, let's take a...

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Saying Goodbye to Excel: the Top Ten Benefits of Tracking Time Online

It's 2017. There are driverless cars, cloud-powered machines, and every song in the world available to you in an instant. Yet despite a seemingly endless barrage of new technology and innovation, thousands of businesses are are still tracking their time in Excel.

Excel is powerful and versatile. It can be used to keep track of customer information, consolidate large data sets with Pivot Tables, or even to create art.

But for projects that require multiple employees to...

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How to Create a Keyword List That Works

Creating an effective keyword list takes time, effort, and focus. But it is one of the most important things you can do to help your business, agency, or customers be successful.

An effective keyword list will help you repeatedly rank on the first page of Google.

Whether your goal is getting more blog subscribers, demo requests, direct sales, or simply increasing brand awareness, ranking on the first page of Google is a tremendous...

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The Future of Business

When people think about the future of business, it's often in terms of new technologies, such as artificial intelligence, virtual reality, or other concepts that even a few years ago would seem like impossible science fiction. But amidst all the glitz and glamour of a hyper-connected world, "the boring stuff" often goes unnoticed. The day-to-day science and practice of operating a healthy business. For us, the future is not about new processes or small, incremental gains in efficiency but...

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The Must-Have Tools to Run Your Digital Agency Like a Boss

The key to running a successful agency is to not let it run you. Your job — in addition to providing great value for your clients — is to make sure that operations, billing, HR, etc., are working like a well-oiled machine.

We’ve put together a list of tools and technology to help you focus on the things that make your agency successful and stay focused on your customers.

Time Tracking Software

As a digital agency, it all boils down...

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ClickTime and Browser Compatibility

We pride ourselves in maintaining ClickTime's compatibility with the most current web browsers. We're happy to announce compatibility with the recent updates to Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Microsoft's Internet Explorer (IE) and Edge browsers.

In order to keep ClickTime working smoothly, securely and to add new functionality, it becomes necessary...

Changes for your Whitelist

Some security-conscious companies utilize explicit whitelists of web sites in order for you to access web applications such as ClickTime. If this describes your company, please be aware of the following new web site addresses (a.k.a. URLs) that we'll be utilizing in forthcoming updates:

Please add these addresses to your whitelist or other web filters in order to keep using ClickTime as usual. We expect to start using as soon as September 22. The URL is planned for...

ClickTime and Browser Compatibility

We pride ourselves in maintaining ClickTime's compatibility with the most current web browsers including Chrome, Internet Explorer (IE), Firefox, and Safari. We're happy to announce compatibility with Microsoft's new Edge browser that came out this week and is included in Windows 10.

In order to keep ClickTime working smoothly, securely and to add new functionality, it becomes necessary to stop supporting the oldest browsers. Following in the footsteps of Salesforce, Google and Microsoft, we...

ClickTime 7.79

The release of ClickTime version 7.79 includes improvements to reporting and compatibility with Windows 10. Here's what's new in this release:

Report Menu - You can set the new Report Menu as your "home page" so that it's the first thing you see each time you sign in. Incomplete Time Entry Report - You can now access this report directly from the new Report menu. Detail Client - We made several enhancements to the new page for adding and editing clients. This...

Why Small Businesses Matter

It happened so fast. In the blink of an eye, National Small Business week has come and gone. But the challenges of small business owners — managing employee time and budgets, battling ever-changing competition, and riding the waves of the economy — those have not changed.

According to our friends at Entrepreneur:

Companies with fewer than 500...