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Attendance Software Free Trial

Because of overwhelming feedback from our customers, we’re extending the free trial period for new Best Attendance accounts to 45 days. Our old policy was a 14 day free trial, and we’ve learned that this simply isn’t enough time for organizations to fully evaluate the software. We’ve also heard from customers that the longer they […]

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About That Chrome Store

I’m excited to announce that Best Attendance is now listed in the Chrome Web Store. It’s really cool to see some of these technology predictions coming true. You know, about everything going to the browser. About how you used to walk down to the store and buy some floppies in a box. And then how […]

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Free Attendance Software for Youth Ministry Bloggers

Free Subscription Program This week, I started a program to give away free subscriptions to youth ministry bloggers. If you’re a blogger and want to try it out, you can sign up for the program in about 30 seconds. Why? Customers truly are my number one source of ideas for improvements to the program. One […]

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Finding Good Boy Scout Troop Management Software

A quick Google search reveals that scout leaders don’t have much choice when it comes to troop management software.  Most products on the market were written by single-person teams of volunteer scout leaders.  Most of them are functional but definitely lack the professional craftsmanship that an experienced software team could bring. I hope to change […]

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Exports, Custom Fields, and a Dashboard, Oh My!

Three new major features have just been added to Best Attendance: Updated Dashboard: The new dashboard is a convenient way to get a quick view of your organization’s recent activity and upcoming events. Export to Excel: There’s a shiny new button on the Membership Roster page that will download a .CSV file to your computer […]

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Best Attendance featured in Youth Worker Journal

Best Attendance has been featured in Youth Worker Journal! You can see the article here.

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Spring Facelift

Best Attendance has a new look! A few simple design changes made a big difference in the look and feel of the site. Let me know what you think of the changes!

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Church Management Software

I’ve been doing some research lately on all of the different options for church management software. The market ranges from software that was written in someone’s basement on Windows 3.1 to complete enterprise resource solutions for megachurches. Although the process can be daunting, selecting the right one is important, because they all offer a different […]

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What benefits does Best Attendance provide youth ministries?

I wrote this software because I needed a way to track attendance for my own youth group. Everything on the market was too big, complicated, and expensive for us, so I tried using Microsoft Excel. I quickly discovered that this wasn’t a good solution either, so I decided to write my own. Basically, this software […]

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Member Notes

Have some important information about a member that you don’t want to forget? Use Best Attendance to write notes about each member. Only administrators and group leaders can see these notes. Adding notes to member profiles can help you: Document medical conditions that your staff needs to know about Document any behavior issues Record staff […]

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