With the changing of the year, we can’t help but look forward to what we want to accomplish this year (time to break out those resolutions again…at least for a few more days) and what we’ve achieved. Here in the Aptify marketing department, we’ve seen our fair share of change and are popping open the bubbly to celebrate all the new milestones we’ve reached.Association management

One of our favorites is, hands down, you! Since we reinvigorated our blog last January, we’ve increased our subscribers by 768%. The number of our monthly views this past December were 25x that of last January. 

We are so grateful that you’ve taken an interest in our content and truly hope you gained as much from our resources this past year as we have providing them. From association change management, to AMS software pricing, to member engagement (and everything in between and beyond), the subjects we write about are meant to help you every day. 

Of the 151 blog posts in 2016, here are the top 5 most viewed posts. Enjoy!

data-conversion-for-associations.jpg#5: Demystifying Membership Software Data Conversion

We talk with associations about changing their membership software systems every day. There is, of course, a lot to consider when making this decision…Read More

AMS Cost#4: How Much Does an AMS Really Cost?

If your organization is in the market for a new Association Management System (AMS) or if you’re comparing different membership software systems, the first question you’re asking is, “How much does it cost?”…Read More

AssociationManagementPredictions.jpg#3: Top Association Management Predictions for 2017

We asked some of the industry’s most influential experts where they think association management is going in 2017, and how associations can adapt effectively…Read More

Member engagement#2: 6 Tips to Help Increase Your Member Engagement This Year

Time to boost membership engagement to the next level? Are all your old tricks becoming stale, overused, and simply ineffective? You’re in luck. Here are this year’s top strategies to increase member engagement like never before…Read More

Member engagement#1: How Onboarding Is Key to Future Member Engagement

All too often, it’s easy for us to fist pump in the air after meeting our membership goals for the month—and then turn to trying to do something about our disappointing renewal rates. Here’s the life hack for us…Read More

Many thanks!

The hard work that goes into producing a successful blog is meaningless without subscribers and readers, and we thank you for your continued support. 2017 is sure to bring more changes, and we’ll be here to help you along the way. 

Want to get a peek at the changes to come? We asked association industry experts for their trends and predictions for the coming year. You won’t believe what some of them had to say.

2017 AM Predictions