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Why Customized Silent Auction Bidding Technology Rocks

Not all silent auction bidding technology is created equal. With Qtego, you get dependable technology, uniquely designed fund-a-need graphics, and a rock solid process to enhance mobile bidding and text donations before, during, and after your event. Customized Solutions At Qtego, we know that one size doesn’t fit all when it comes to silent auction [...]

Let Qtego Take Your Silent Auction Donation Rate to the Next Level

Your guests already support your cause, but what if there was a way to make them more engaged, more invested, more excited, and more generous? There is. It’s called Qtego auction technology. Rock Your Fund-a-need Campaign and Silent Auction. Donation amounts and frequency soar with Qtego’s silent auction and donation technology. People love the interaction [...]

Make Your Charity Auction Gala More Fun…And More Profitable

Looking for charity auction ideas? What if we told you that your charity auction gala could be more fun, more exciting, and more successful than ever before? Color schemes, themes, and locations are critical for any event, but for truly out-of-the-box charity auction ideas, think technology. How Technology Works For a Charity Auction Gala When [...]

Does Mobile Bidding Raise More Money?

Mobile bidding. You’ve heard the stories, read the news, and maybe even seen it work in person. Mobile bidding seems cool, and you think your donors would enjoy it, but the real question boils down to this: does mobile auction technology pay for itself? With Qtego, the answer is not just “yes.” It’s (ahem) HECK [...]

Take Non-profit Auctions To the Next Level With Text Bidding

How can you break out of your usual non-profit auction results and dramatically increase participation and profits? Text bidding, mobile platforms, and smart auction website technology revolutionizes fundraising events. Sound too good to be true? After years of boosting non-profit auctions, we can vouch for the results. Here’s why text bidding and smart auction technology [...]

Paper Bidding Alternatives: Is Auction Technology Right For Us?

Perhaps paper-based fundraising has worked for your organization in the past, but, to be honest, it’s a major headache and you’re considering paper bidding alternatives for your next event. You’ve heard about auction technology but…many of your best donors are elderly. Would using auction technology alienate your core people? How Action Technology Works Qtego auction [...]

Making Fund-a-need Auction More Fun AND More Successful

A fund-a-need auction is a great way to get your donors more engaged with your cause. Fundraising experts and non-profit staff members know that tracking progress toward a specific, measurable goal helps people feel connected to the need and inspired to give. But how can you make your event more of a success? Whether you’ve [...]

Hosting a Successful Silent Auction…Headache Free!

Hosting a successful silent auction takes a lot of work. Planning the event, handling the venue, working with vendors, and coordinating auction items are just a start. Once you add in reams of paper ballots, confusion over results, interminable registration lines, bottlenecks at checkout, and hit-or-miss payments, you’re lucky to make it through the event [...]

Does Auction Technology Make Sense For Us?

You’ve heard of silent auction companies offering text bidding, mobile apps, and other auction technology, but you wonder if it will really work for your donors. Will older guests be able to use it? Will it fit your organization? Will auction technology really raise profits enough to pay for itself? With Qtego the answer is [...]

Mobile Bidding: The Best Non-profit Fundraiser Idea You’ll Ever Have

Fundraising ideas for non-profits are a dime a dozen, but you know that’s not enough to ensure success. The most unique theme, best guest list, and perfect venue are only part of the equation. Which non-profit fundraiser idea will really work? The key to a successful fundraiser is guest excitement—leading up to, during, and after [...]