Lots of Notifications

If you don’t like notifications, Village Vesl may not be for you. If you have notifications turned off, you will not receive push notifications when you trip flags or when someone plants a flag intended for you. You can still review tripped flags and flags planted for you, but you’ll

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Better Than Beacons

You can utilize Village Vesl for everything, as well as personal use, and not rely on having to download a new app for every store or business you might otherwise use beacons with. Village Vesl also enables you to create your own geo-fences. Beacons are a one-way location-marketing application. Beacons

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Location, Location, Location

In general, location does not have to be turned on in order to use Village Vesl. However, Village Vesl does require location services in order to utilize the flags feature. You will not be able to accurately plant or trip flags without location services turned on. Village Vesl will periodically track

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The Ultimate Lead Generator

If you’re a small business owner, you can use Village Vesl to reach existing and prospective customers by planting flags in strategic locations. By intercepting customers not yet in your store, you remain top-of-mind before and after they visit. Use the service’s management console to upload your existing customer data and

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Village Vesl as a CRM

Village Vesl is often referred to as providing business customers with a CRM (customer relationship management). A CRM is a database containing relevant customer information. Village Vesl allows its business customers to log their customers’ names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers. Village Vesl is not designed as a traditional

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Village Vesl Radio Interview

We had a great time today at the studios of Business Radio X and North Fulton Business Radio. Hosts Mike Sammond and John Ray were great company – and they supplied plenty of food. It was a pleasure talking about our local communities, small businesses and the difference we’re trying to make

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What is a Flag, Anyway?

Village Vesl provides users with the ability to leave ‘location messages’ anywhere in the physical world. These messages can’t be seen by the naked eye, but they’re out there. If you’re a resident or a business owner, you can exchange virtual messages with others in a kind of Pokemon Go

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A No-Tracking Zone

When we meet with residents in our communities, they often ask if Village Vesl can be used to track others. Naturally, people are concerned about their safety and the safety of their loved ones. We share that concern, which is why we created our safety-first alert feature (but more on that at

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Small Business Benefits

Small and mid-sized businesses have many challenges these days. Building customer relationships can be difficult in a digital, mobile-first world. Resources are often limited, so building a mobile app or developing a mobile marketing strategy can be a major burden. And without these tools, delivering relevant information to consumers at the right

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