Text support: get it right the first time

February 20, 2017

Including text support as part of your multichannel strategy is a great way to provide better customer experiences, differentiate your service, and make your team more efficient. With text support, your mobile customers will appreciate the easy access to information or help. In fact, 52% of US consumers would prefer texting customer support over their current preferred form of communication.

3 ways to improve CSAT

February 17, 2017

Wouldn’t you want to know if your customers are unhappy, and if so, why? Understanding a customer’s pain points can help you improve your business and better serve your customers

Bright ideas: how some companies are winning the customer service game

February 16, 2017

Customer service is critical in today’s one-swipe, one-click away world; competition is stiff and it only takes milliseconds to go to a competitor. Don’t just listen to us. Read our customer stories and learn how they help keep their customers happy

Find out what’s new with Zendesk

February 12, 2017

Join our product marketing team for an in-depth walk-through of all product updates in the last quarter. In this 60-minute webinar, we’ll take you through the new features in Support, Help Center, Chat, Talk, and Message

Community tips for happier customers

February 10, 2017

Zendesk can’t magically provide you with happier customers. But we can give you the tools you need to improve the customer experience

WeGoLook’s fearless multi-channel approach

February 8, 2017

When deciding which channels to roll out, “it comes down to what’s most appropriate for the customer, as well as their urgency and need,” Knoll explained

How BetterCloud organizes IT support

February 7, 2017

At BetterCloud, we’ve developed some creative strategies to leverage Zendesk automations (and other features) so our IT team provide excellent internal support

How messaging apps can benefit your business

February 2, 2017

Serving up customer support through customer messaging software can deepen your brand’s relationship with customers. On the customer side, messaging apps provide an immediate way to connect with your business and get a response. Here are three ways your business can benefit from connecting with customers over consumer messaging apps

New year, new Zendesk integrations

January 27, 2017

This month we’ve added 9 new apps and integrations. These tools, a mixture of powerful and playful, can help you foster better customer relationships and inspire employees to have fun while working hard.

Channel changes score high with Ditzo’s online insurance customers

January 26, 2017

Ditzo’s decision to eliminate both email and voice as contact channels in early 2016 was a surprising one. It might even be called revolutionary

How to build ideal workflows in Zendesk Support

January 25, 2017

Join our latest Fine Tuning discussion to learn more about the remaining “building blocks” of an ideal workflow

Improving phone support efficiency

January 25, 2017

Moving to a phone support solution that’s integrated with all your other support channels—like Zendesk Talk—can help teams improve efficiency, saving time (and money)

Zendesk Neighbor Foundation 2016 Annual Report

January 23, 2017

At Zendesk, we believe in building better relationships—with our customers, between our employees, and with our local community

Customize your chat widget with the Web SDK

January 23, 2017

Because it is often the first place a customer looks when they want help, the Zendesk Chat Widget can serve as the voice of your website. To deliver a quality customer experience it’s essential that the chat widget is customized

How to add value to your customer data

January 20, 2017

Analysts often say uncovering customer insights is like finding a needle in a haystack. However, customer data can’t be burned or blown away—as many inventive haystack conquering solutions suggest. Customer data has to be thoughtfully organized and cared for no matter where it stems from

Conduct an honesty audit: Learn from customer feedback

January 19, 2017

Customer feedback is important, but what you do with that feedback is even more important. Here’s a look at how the customer service team at Zendesk took a couple of bad situations and turned them around

Tip of the week: Measuring agent productivity (Zendesk Chat Analytics 101)

January 15, 2017

This Zendesk tip of the week looks at agents logged in and agents serving to measure agent productivity.

Why the pipeline isn’t running dry anytime soon for Pipedrive

January 12, 2017

Pipedrive uses the Zendesk Support, Help Center, Talk, and Chat products—and nearly every feature within Zendesk Support. “Zendesk fulfills all our needs,” Kõiva said, “and there’s no other software out there that is able to do that

How to make the most out of live chat

January 4, 2017

Most customers prefer chat to email—why wait for a response via email when a question can be answered within minutes on live chat? As more and more customers expect support via live chat, it’s important for businesses to not only juggle live chats, but exceed chat expectations, whether it be via web or mobile

Saying farewell to 2016 with 15 new integrations

December 23, 2016

We’re happy to share one last box of goodies before the end of the year. This new round of integrations will help you do everything from working on tickets inside Slack to adding videos to support tickets. UserVoice UserVoice helps you listen to your most important stakeholder—the customer—and turn their feedback into actionable data to […]

Introducing our new ebook: Getting started with Zendesk Talk

December 20, 2016

To help teams provide—and continue to improve—great phone support, we’re excited to share our new eBook on “Getting Started with Zendesk Talk”.

Zendesk partners with BarkBox to launch the first ever “dog bot” for the holiday season

December 14, 2016

Pup-people with questions about BarkBox can now choose to privately and playfully interact with a dog (in lieu of a human) via direct messages on Twitter

Tip of the week: Investigating increasing wait times (Zendesk Chat Analytics 101)

December 13, 2016

This Zendesk tip of the week overlays wait time on Chat Reports to identify increases in wait times.

Beyond customer satisfaction: measuring customer happiness

December 8, 2016

There ways companies choose to measure their people and customers is changing to a more relationship-based approach