Meet Sebastien, Our New Support Agent

Posted on Feb 23, 2018 4:06:48 PM by Sébastien Amos

At Amilia, we want the best for our customers. That’s why we have a dedicated support team that is ready to help with any questions or concerns our clients have. Recently, Sebastien joined our team as a Support Agent. Get to know him better with our 10 questions!

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5 Tips to Make Your Municipal Website More User-Friendly

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 10:45:23 AM by Kim Fortin & Matt Fish

In our current climate of instant online connectivity and access to information, having a functional website is critical to cities all around the world. It is not only a virtual showcase for your organization but also a communication and even transactional tool that can be used at all hours of the day and night.

With that said, not all sites that exist on the internet are user-friendly – in fact, some are downright frustrating to look at and navigate. However, if your municipality’s online presence falls into that category, there are easy, inexpensive ways to make the experience more appealing to residents.

Here are five ways you can make your municipal website more user-friendly:

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How Digital Citizen Cards Can Improve Life in Your City

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 9:37:35 AM by Kim Fortin & Matt Fish

When it comes to any kind of physical card, many people’s wallets are filled to the brim with them: bank cards, membership cards, ID cards, you name it. Municipalities are no exception, typically asking you to present a physical card during the transaction process when you use one of their services.

This method of doing business is quite limited and often causes a lot of frustration in our digital age of dematerialization. Does it have to be this way? Not with the use of digital citizen cards. Ease of access, pain-free usage by different members of the same family and, above all else, less of an administrative burden on those who work for your city – this technology is a perfect fit for the smartphone generation.

Here are four reasons why your administration should consider introducing digital citizen cards:

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Meet Emilie, Our Web Developer Intern

Posted on Feb 16, 2018 1:49:21 PM by Émilie Bourgeault

At Amilia, we're excited about the recent new additions to our team. With our continued commitment to excellence when it comes to software performance, we're happy to have expanded our web development team in the form of our newest intern, Émilie. Learn more about her!

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Meet Samuel, our Business Developer intern

Posted on Feb 9, 2018 1:13:01 PM by Samuel Gaouette

At Amilia, our team is expanding at breakneck speed. Recently, we created several new teams, including one responsible for business development. They deal mainly with our partners with whom we can establish excellent relationships. A new intern recently joined the team. Learn more about him!

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Meet François, one of our Marketing intern

Posted on Feb 2, 2018 9:54:23 AM by François Desautels

Nowadays, the market on the web is constantly growing. In fact, 80% of smartphone users are shopping with it online. Therefore, several opportunities are opening for Amilia. Thus, our marketing team recruited an excellent intern to help us increase the notoriety of our famous online platform. Learn more about him!

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Amilia goes Full-Out!

Posted on Jan 19, 2018 9:59:32 AM by Ashley Wood

Amilia is beyond excited to announce its partnership with Full-Out Cheer Club branding! Providing graphic design and marketing services and apparel for the cheer industry, Full-Out prides themselves on their unique designs, working closely with their clients to deliver a final product their clients will love. They’ve worked with over 170 gyms and cheerleading companies in 6 different countries around the world.

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We Tested the Best Apps to Stay Productive

Posted on Jan 16, 2018 1:49:13 PM by Elizabeth Simoneau

Staying focused at work is an every day challenge. Notifications, phone calls, last-minute meetings — distractions are everywhere. According to a recent study, the average worker is interrupted 87 times a day. These interruptions can cause you to lose your train of thought and it can take a few minutes before getting back to the work at hand.

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Website Integrations by Amilia: Take Your Online Registration to the Next Level

Posted on Jan 15, 2018 2:17:54 PM by Kristen Goecke

As the 2017 Black Friday numbers roll in, there's one thing that’s clear — more and more shoppers are going online and avoiding long lines. According to Adobe Analytics Data, the newest — not so shocking statistic is that mobile set a new black Friday record with 55% of all visits (45% smartphones, 10% tablets) and accounted for 36% of sales. In addition, Adobe states that “Retailers that have invested in mobile, email and social have seen 30% more sales on average.” 

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What you need to know about Meltdown, Spectre, and Amilia security.

Posted on Jan 8, 2018 2:24:27 PM by Remi-Pierre Brunet

In the last few days you may have heard about the most recent security flaw facing computing: Meltdown and Spectre.  They are two hardware bugs that are present in every CPU (read processor) in computers made in the last decade and more. Meltdown  specifically affects Intel processors, Spectre can affect AMD, Intel and ARM processors.  

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