Admins are artists. Give them a better paintbrush
For admins who manage call centers, the right tool is more like a right hand. Introducing Dashboard API.
Reducing the stress of constant contact
Phone apprehension is on the rise. We tell you how to banish that sense of dread—and your sweaty palms.
Making the most of an NPS survey
What can an NPS survey tells you about your customer experience?
Be a better listener
Customers are always willing to tell you how they feel about your product. The question is, though: is there a better way to listen?
Grow the bottom line by building trust
Customers expect a certain level of transparency when they submit questions, but for growing a company, providing reliable and consistent service can be difficult
5 best practices for designing a knowledge base
When designing your knowledge base, it’s important to keep discoverability and simplicity top of mind. The best knowledge bases are intuitive, accessible, and simple. Read on for knowledge base design best practices.
Deliver a seamless online customer experience
In this post, we’ll share how you can stand out from the crowd with a better online experience for your customers
How to be human while collecting customer data
Without categorizing the requests landing on your desk, collecting customer data needed to make informed decisions is almost impossible
How to build ideal workflows in Zendesk Support
Join our latest Fine Tuning discussion to learn more about the remaining “building blocks” of an ideal workflow
Tip of the week: Measuring agent productivity (Zendesk Chat Analytics 101)
This Zendesk tip of the week looks at agents logged in and agents serving to measure agent productivity.
Tip of the week: Investigating increasing wait times (Zendesk Chat Analytics 101)
This Zendesk tip of the week overlays wait time on Chat Reports to identify increases in wait times.
Community Tip: How to improve feedback loops with automated peer reviews
Follow this Zendesk community tip from BetterCloud to improve feedback loops using the Zendesk API, Google Sheets, and the Google Apps Script
Tip of the week: How to use JIRA filters to see Zendesk tickets in JIRA
This Zendesk tip of the week is especially useful if you are trying to see how many tickets are directly linked to the JIRA issues
Building your Zendesk workflow brick-by-brick
Building your Zendesk is a lot like building with LEGOs. Each component of Zendesk is made to work in harmony with the others so that you can create the strongest spaceship—or ticketing system—you can imagine. In today’s Fine Tuning discussion, I’ll walk through some key features, or building blocks
Tip of the week: A guide to Help Center for Web Portal users
This Zendesk Tip of the Week will help you transition from Web Portal to Help Center
Community Tip: How to set a reminder on a ticket
Learn how to use custom ticket fields and automations to set a reminder on a Zendesk ticket
Tip of the week: Markdown embedded images
If you aren’t yet using a rich text editor in your Zendesk but you still want to embed images, this tip on markdown embedded images is perfect
All about the “About” custom ticket field
When the About field is set correctly, it allows you to categorize the topics your customers are asking questions about. This, in turn, can help speed up ticket
Tip of the week: Best practices for altering your custom ticket fields
This Zendesk Tip of the Week covers best practice for altering custom ticket fields in your Zendesk.
Community Tip: Connect Zendesk with multiple project boards in MeisterTask
Using the MeisterTask integration you can connect your Zendesk account with a project board in MeisterTask to create an efficient communication channel
Play nicely in the ticket queue using the Play button or Guided mode
Optimizing ticket workflow is top of mind for any customer service manager and becomes especially important as teams expand and share workload across multiple global offices. That’s why, here at Zendesk, we implemented a Play button-centered workflow
TOTW: Let’s chat! Quick tips for training agents on Zopim
Getting started with Zopim is easy and here are 5 tips to get your agents ready to chat
Streamline your Zendesk notifications for effective team communication
We’re often asked how to optimize Zendesk notifications to ensure that both customers and your support team aren’t overwhelmed. Today, I’ll walk you through my steps for auditing your notification strategy
Community Tip: 3 ways to get the most out of Zendesk’s Pathfinder app
Get the most out of Zendesk’s Pathfinder app with this Community Tip from James Baldwin of Change.org