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What to Expect: Installing a Digital Billboard on a New Site

When we took a look at your replies to our OOH survey, the following topic interested 99% of respondents:  How easy is it to install a Daktronics digital billboard on a new site? With that question in mind, we turned to Brittany Venekamp, Daktronics project manager, to shed some light on installing a digital display. ...

Foreign Language Support Requirements (World Type)

Are you interested in using Venus 1500 control software to create messages in languages other than English? Last week, we showed you how to do this if you only occasionally need this feature. If you use world text more often, this article is for you. Our software training team offers you some great tips below. ...

¡Aquí se habla español!

37 million people in America speak Spanish. It’s the most spoken non-English language in the U.S. For these reasons, you may be interested in running messages in Spanish on your digital display. To do that, you’ll need access to letters and marks not found in English. You can use several ways to configure your keyboard ...

And the Winner Is . . .

Congratulations to Dennis Evanson of Evanson Holding Corp, winner of a $50 America Express card for responding to our poll. Thank you to all who took the time to respond to our survey, letting us know what topics interest you the most. At a glance, here is the data we gathered from you: More than ...

Talking to Customers: How Do LED Signs Make Money?

We've put together a hard-hitting flier for you to share with customers. If you have prospects hesitating to buy, share “Facts: How LED Signs Make You Money” to get them excited about owning an EMC. This sales piece includes: Statistics revealing how much LED signs help businesses Exactly how EMCs grow sales Comparisons of the cost ...

Visiting City Council? Three Easy Tips

We all know how sign codes affect our industry. Daktronics established a sign code legislation team in 2006 dedicated to developing legislation agreeable to both LED sign owners and city officials. Visit http://www.daktronics.com/signregulations for information and to contact our Sign Legislation group. Our team wants to share the following tips that will help you succeed ...

Get ready for the end of daylight saving time

Are you wondering when Daylight Saving Time (DST) ends so you can enjoy an extra hour of beauty sleep? Get ready to “fall back” soon . . . at 2 a.m. on Sunday, November 2 clocks are to be turned back one hour, making it 1:00 a.m. This change will take place here in South ...

Move Extra Inventory with Your Content

Use Venus 1500 software and your LED sign to sell your extra inventory. Simply create a message highlighting the product and include a call to action such as, “While supplies last,”  “Ask for a 10% discount,”  or, as in the example right, "Get a Free Box Spring." Remember, less text is more! Schedule this content to ...

Use This Free Software Training Tool

It’s good for your business when customers run great-looking content. If you have any customers whose content could look better, tell them about our new Venus® 1500 blog. It will not only improve the quality of their messages, but also take some of the pressure off you to answer software questions operators might have. Our ...

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Take Our Poll for Chance to Win $50

Please take our reader survey...your feedback is important! We hope to learn what topics and information interest you the most. We’ll enter you into a drawing to win a $50 gift card. Respond before the drawing on October 23.