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Rep Users and Lead assignment- Assign leads to reps on your team.

The Spark lead management has just rolled out a feature where you can have different levels of users.

Spark Users and Rep Users.

A spark user has full access to the spark system.

A rep user has full access to the leads they are assigned in the system.

Contact me if you would like this feature setup on your instant of spark.

We have also added a new User guide link at the top of the interface where you can learn more about the specifics of how this feature and more works.


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2017 Fabricator Market Forcast

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2017 Fabricator Market Forcast 2017 shows promising signs While fabricators overall have a positive perspective for the upcoming year, it appears they are a little more cautious than their predictions for 2016, according toStone World’sannual purchasing plan survey conducted by the Market Research Department at BNP Media (Stone World’s parent company). The survey polled fabricators from small-, medium- and large-sized shops located across the U.S., and three-quarters of the respondents have high hopes for 2017 — with sales revenues expected to grow next year by an average of 17%. While this is a 10% drop from the 86% who believed last year would show growth, it is still a hopeful sign that 2017 will be a good year for many. The recent survey showed a total of 76% expect sales revenue to increase in 2017. Another 23% said it would remain the same (up 9% from 2016’s predictions), and 2% believe that there would be a decrease in sales revenue. The mean average of 17% growth has also bee…

Resolving the form spamming issue.

Update: I am stopping 99% of this from spam getting to partners accounts.
Next step will be adding catcha (human validation) to all forms on the websites.

Because we have over 300 website in market this will take a little time.

With the few left that are getting through.. the plan is to start rolling out the new human validators on all websites.. the first being the customers that are receiving this spam which I believe to only be a couple at this point.

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Some of you are receiving notifications of new opportunities that contain content of little value. These messages typically contain a links back to another website. Similar to junk mail in your email these people are looking for links back their website through webforms.

The content is not harmful but do not click on links or copy links from these and open them.

We block over 10,000 form spammers a day trying to stuff content and links into website and people email boxes. A recent form spammer is posting content that is getting t…