How to create a community fitness challenge on a custom virtual race route

Even as progressive companies focus on promoting employee fitness to fight diabetes, obsesity and hypertension, a few cities and regions are thinking bigger. They hope that by creating community-wide programs, they’ll achieve broader, more lasting changes in community health. Research shows that people rarely make health and fitness decisions in isolation. Instead, …

Price entry fees correctly to maximize fundraising in a virtual race

For a smart and nimble development staffer, a virtual race creates lots of touch points and levers for fundraising, without the hassle of porta potties and rain-outs. This post reviews two aspects of a virtual race that are particularly important for fundraisers — registration and p2p fundraising. Registration The most obvious …

New fitness challenge announced today

The Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less (ESMMWL) annual virtual fitness race just announced today, telling partners “Bring your motivation to maintain your weight this holiday season to a whole new level.”   You can read more here about their 2018 virtual race, which is powered by Racery. The race …

Welcome to Generation 3: VEPs are the next CMSes

A Grand Evolutionary Theory of All the Software Behind Digital Life, From <img> Tags to CryptoKitties The evolution of online publishing software since 1991 gives us a road map for the next two decades of digital life. Out of the raw muck of early-nineties HTML came high-end Generation 1 CMSes for publishers …