Congratulations and thank you to the winners and participants of the DocuSign
Hackathon! I wanted to do a postmortem and share some of my observations.
Let’s examine the characteristics of the successful teams.
Do Your Homework – Download the DocuSign
https://github.com/docusign/DocuSign-eSignature-SDK It contains full
examples in Ruby, .NET, PHP, Java, and Salesforce Apex. If you try to build
the examples and get errors, head on over to the DocuSign Community to see if
anyone else experienced the same problem. If not, you post about your issue
and another community member or technical evangelist will help you.
Assemble a Great Team – You can do well going maverick. In fact, at our
hackathon, 3 out of the 4 prizes went to individuals. However, building a
great team allows you to divide responsibilities and spend more time on your
strongest areas. I’d definitely re... (more)
Sometimes you might look at radio buttons and check boxes and wonder when
they should be used and which option is appropriate for your documents. In
this week’s Quick Tip we are clearing the air and showing you exactly when
to use check boxes and radio buttons when adding fields to a document.
Check Boxes VS Radio Buttons: Which one do I use?
Follow these simple tips when deciding whether to use a check box or a radio
button in your document.
Use check boxes in situations where a recipient can select one or more
options from a list of options. Check boxes can also be used in cas... (more)
DocuSign Web Services Offers Developers Powerful New Tools to Easily
Integrate DocuSign Electronic Signature Services with Leading Cloud
We’re excited about the release of the DocuSign Connect Application
Programming Interface (API) for the DocuSign electronic signature platform.
The new Connect API is designed to increased interoperability with key cloud
platforms like Force.com, Ruby and PHP, allowing developers to easily create
and integrate native applications with the DocuSign electronic signature
platform. Get information about this new API, available now from... (more)
Certified Partner Applications Available to the More than 40,000 Businesses
using the DocuSign Platform! Marketplace Showcases Productivity Enhancing
Applications from Industry Leaders Including Ariba, Box.net, Drawloop
Technologies and Others!
We’re excited to launch the industry’s first marketplace, focused on
applications which streamline documented business transactions by connecting
with and expanding the DocuSign platform. DocuSign Marketplace connects
certified partners with over 40,000 businesses that use DocuSign every day to
accelerate sales channels, automate manual ... (more)
8 Tips for Going Paperless In Your Small Business
Ray Coleman is a small business owner who writes about money management,
green living, and sustainability.
One of the great benefits of the modern age is the ability of small
businesses to conduct a majority of their operations in the digital realm.
Eliminating the need for bulky file cabinets, storage facilities,
photocopiers, printers, and scanners can reduce overhead dramatically.
Replacing costly courier services with emails, and swapping out newsletters
and solicitations for social media and web-based marketing programs me... (more)