Bantam Live represents a new generation of simple-to-use yet powerful software for small businesses
Herndon, VA, and New York, NY (PRWEB) October 14, 2010
Bantam Live, a web-based "social CRM" app with team collaboration tools for small businesses, today announced a partnership with Network Solutions®, the leading provider of online solutions for small businesses. This new initiative gives Network Solutions’ small business customers access to Bantam Live's online workspace tools to connect with and manage contacts on the social web, track deal opportunities, and communicate and collaborate with their teams in a private online workspace with a Facebook®-style activity stream.
"Bantam Live represents a new generation of simple-to-use yet powerful software for small businesses,” said Steve Olson, SVP of Corporate Development for Network Solutions. "Their online workspace combines contact management, CRM, team collaboration, and social networking tools that will benefit our customers."
The features of Bantam Live's social CRM workspace offered to small businesses via the Network Solutions website include:
Contact Management and Social CRM: Small business teams can share an address book, track leads and contacts, monitor deals, and analyze revenue forecasts. Profiles of contacts on social networks are automatically searched for and imported into contact record pages of Bantam Live.
CRM for Twitter: Bantam Live has a full-featured Twitter client that allows users to search for keywords, communicate with contacts, import new contact profiles, and track all Twitter® interactions in CRM workflows. Real-time Twitter feeds in each Bantam Live contact records allows small businesses to monitor and keep close to prospects and customers.
Google® Apps Integrations: For business team users, Bantam Live now includes Google Contacts™ importing, shared Google Calendars™, Google Docs™ attachments, and Google Maps™ links based on contacts' addresses.
Team Collaboration: Business teams can see their coworker and customer updates as they happen in the real-time activity stream of the Bantam Live dashboard to stay in the loop and interact. Task and project management tools, file sharing, and a shared calendar in Bantam Live also aid in helping a team get work done.
Bantam Live is the latest addition to Network Solutions’ Trusted Partners Program that provides access to productivity tools and solutions for small business. For more information on Bantam Live and Network Solution’s partnership, visit: http://www.networksolutions.com/trusted-partners/bantam-live/.
About Bantam Live:
Bantam Live is developed and operated by Bantam Networks, LLC, located in New York City. For more information, please see BantamLive.com.
About Network Solutions, LLC:
Network Solutions is the leading enabler of small business success in the highly competitive online space. By providing the tools and resources to start, grow and manage businesses online, Network Solutions leverages more than 30 years of pioneering experience to help companies thrive in an increasingly digital world. To ensure our customers’ success, we support them with outstanding customer service and solutions that are simple, innovative and reliable. Additional information can be found at http://www.about.networksolutions.com