Posts tagged: site news

System Downtime 27-Mar-2011

Please be aware that there will be a brief outage for PlayerSpot (and all its services – calendars, articles, It’s On Me! Social Gifting) on Sunday, March 27, from 11pm-1a EST. We’re changing some configurations to better support our future plans. Thank you for understanding, and here’s to progress!

New Series: 5 Things… and we want your input!

We’re starting a new series in the new year entitled “5 Things” (such as “5 Things to do…” or “5 Things you have to see…” or “5 Things you have to eat…”) at various local businesses and regional locations. We want your ideas of where to profile! No business is too large or too small; if it’s something you’re interested in, tell us. Others probably are interested too! In fact, have fun with the topic and suggestions, like… Read more »

A Little Help for Casino Workers? (Promo Special)

Whether by initiative, necessity, or both, plenty of people in casino regions are weathering the financial storm that is the recession by running their own businesses to augment the day job. As part of our community connection, we want to help.

A significant issue with many of these ventures is that advertising costs can a measurable barrier to success (even with social media amplification). For the entire month of January, PlayerSpot is running a program to bring gamblers and these secondary businesses together for the good of each.

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Ring in 2011! 2010 Recap, New Features, New Specials

Incoming 2011 Image (c) Brad Brighton

Now that 2010 is in the books and we’ve had a bit to go over the stats and upcoming plans, it’s time to share a few items…

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Of Content, Weighty and Fluffy

Not much of a journal without something to read, right? While we’ve been focusing on important features and functions of the site (getting the calendars usable and populated, for example), we’ve also been planning some content series. Want to help?
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We’ve improved the calendars!

Feel free to take our new calendars for a spin! There will still be a tweak or two going on, but they have a whole new look and feel. We want to hear from you on how well (or not) you like the changes.

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Announcing the PlayerSpot Forums

You’re here for gambling news and information. We’re here to bring it to you, including the best of your peers. Presenting,… the PlayerSpot forums!

We’ve added this based on feedback and requests from poker players in Northern Nevada, but there are not any geographic restrictions: come one, come all! Post your bad beat story to entertain and amuse your friends; we all have these stories, some are grand, some are (way too) short, but they’re worth reading regardless.

Have comments or requests for one of the regions we serve? Send us feedback or post to the forums!

We’re back!

Site maintenance is completed. If you find anything off, please contact us!

Site Maintenance Notification 11-Sep-2010

The website will be unavailable briefly starting 9:00am Saturday, 11 September, 2010 for software updates. This is expected to last less than an hour. PlayerSpot twitter accounts and Facebook pages will be unaffected by this.

We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to serving you even better after the updates!