April 1, 2020

Here in Chicago, we are still learning and growing while staying home. Our clients are using their apps to engage with their patrons while their doors are closed, and we're helping them create new and fun content. We're also learning that while this time is strange and...

March 24, 2020

We have been passionate about sharing stories and connecting with visitors since Encurate began, and now, more than ever, we see how important it is that museums and destinations be able to use digital tools to remotely interact with their visitors across the globe.

Tha...

December 3, 2019

All Encurate powered apps have integrated social media. This means visitors can snap a photo and post it to their account with your location and hashtags automatically included. But why is social media important? We asked Jane Pederson, Marketing Manager at Glensheen i...

November 4, 2019

Boom! Just like that, conference season is over. Last week we found ourselves in Charleston for the annual meeting of Southeastern Museums, or SEMC. Here are our 5 favorite things from our time there:

1. The Veiled Lady at The Gibbes

First off, what a cool museum. We had...

October 10, 2019

What a great second half of conference season it has been for us! We’ve been south, we’ve been east, but mostly we’ve been having good conversations with you all about your visitors’ needs. 

Most recently, we attended the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Conference and...

We go to quite a few conferences throughout the year: museum conferences, zoo and aquarium conferences, travel and hospitality... and there are always common themes. One of those is: the competition. What are you competing against when it comes to your visitors' precio...

We’ve developed an in-app survey feature that we think marries the fun you want your visitors to have with the information you need. Your survey can collect anything: basic demographic data, experience information, or even the likeliness of recommending you to a friend...

July 2, 2019

It’s officially summertime (even here in the Midwest where it’s just getting warm!) and your visitors have a lot of options for where to spend their longer days and nights. The season is off to a busy start here at Encurate: we’ve been traveling from conference to conf...

As you may know by now, our mission at Encurate is to help you become your visitors’ favorite destination. And to do that, it’s important to make all of your visitors feel welcome when they come to your space.

This means considering visitors of all abilities, visitors w...