Category: Online Registration

August 1, 2017 new features by

New Online Registration ‘Find’ Feature

This is a totally cool new functionality! When a parent is registering a child online (without being logged in or using a Register Link) they ...
June 21, 2017 new features by

Facebook Ads and your Online Registrations

Most churches nowadays have a Facebook page. Here is a great tip for making the most of Facebook when you have a special event coming up! ...
March 23, 2017 ideas by

Prepare for Vacation Bible School Now

Most churches have some type of Vacation Bible School during the Summer. Some have it at night, while other have it during the day. Some make ...
March 13, 2017 Explaining by

Self-Support for Mission Trips

In recent weeks, we noticed several mission trip participants making payments toward their trips by using Support Links instead of their paylink or the make payment ...
February 21, 2017 contributions by

Change re Batch Dates & Reports

We recently made a slight change in how the Totals by Description and the Reconcile Reports work on the Transactions Log. Now, if you do ...
January 16, 2017 Coupon by

Tip: Make Reusable Coupons Expire

Coupons in TouchPoint are a great way to allow a person to pay with cash or check and still register online. However, another use it ...
January 9, 2017 HowTo by

Tip for User Selects Registration

This situation came up recently at our church. We had an online registration using a Master Org and the Registration Type User Selects. This presents ...
October 27, 2016 Explaining by

Cracking the Code of Reusable Coupons

When we realize that more than one user makes the same error when doing something, we try to make that process more bullet proof if possible. Case ...
October 24, 2016 Admin Feature by

Relaxed Settings-Admin Only Option

You can now add a new setting to your database if you would like to lock down the Online Registration options referred to as Relaxed Requirements. ...
August 10, 2016 Admin Feature by

Registration History & Summary

These two reports for Admins are very helpful not only to see how many registrations you have for an event (on the Summary) but also to ...
July 19, 2016 Online Registration by

Solution: Checkboxes with Date/Time

The solution is to use an online registration with checkboxes that have a date and time associated with each one. Those create future meetings. Oh, ...
July 18, 2016 check-in by

Allergy vs Medical: Allergy Won!!

We just made a slight wording change that I want to talk to you about. Let me go back in time to our early days… ...
July 7, 2016 Online Registration by

Custom Reports Can Now Include `Request`

The list of items you can include in a Custom Report is quite long. So, we don’t even try to list everything in the documentation. ...
April 21, 2016 new features by

Family Deposit for Online Registrations

Our latest innovation for online registrations is an Ad Hoc Extra Value that you add to an organization to allow an entire family to register ...
April 19, 2016 Admin Feature by

Checks for Online Reg Groups

When we published the new UX last year, we discovered that a few things changed unexpectedly and some other items had not survived the change. ...
April 18, 2016 Coupon by

Coupon Payments

When you create the Email Confirmation for an online registration, you should probably always include the email replacement code {details}, especially if the person had ...
February 22, 2016 new features by

Debit, but not Credit Cards

We recently discovered that some Merchant Providers will set up your TouchPoint account to require congregants to use their bank accounts or their debit cards for all online ...
January 26, 2016 new features by

Registration Report in Excel Format

If you choose, you can now generate a Registration Report (Excel) version for an organization. This is very similar to the original report. However, instead ...
December 13, 2015 HowTo by

Texting via TouchPoint: Opt-In Made Easy

Texting is a super-quick way to send a brief message. We all know that. With the Twilio integration in TouchPoint, you can easily send a ...
December 1, 2015 new features by

New Feature – Add Questions in Member Dialog for Online Registrations

Organization Member Dialog is really turning into a workhouse in TouchPoint. There are so many actions that can be performed while in this dialog box, from ...