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How to Set Up Your Own Fantasy Sports Leaderboard

22 February, 2024 How to

A guide to creating a simple fantasy sports leaderboard for football, baseball, soccer, and basketball, including how to share it with others for interactive participation.
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Easy Guide to Making Your Own Olympic Leaderboard

16 February, 2024 Case studies

Learn how to make your own Olympic leaderboard, customize it to your liking, and share it with others.
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Alternative to Spinify: Try Keepthescore.com Instead

24 January, 2024 Sales

Exploring alternatives to Spinify? Discover how Keepthescore.com can be an effective and simpler choice for your needs.
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Alternative to Google Classroom: Try Keepthescore.com Instead

20 January, 2024 Education

Exploring alternatives to Google Classroom? Discover how Keepthescore.com can be an effective and simpler choice for your needs.
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Employee recognition: a simple way to get started

12 January, 2024 Case studies

A step-by-step guide on how to implement a simple employee recognition tool.
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Alternative to ClassDojo: Try Keepthescore.com instead

07 January, 2024 Education

Are you looking for an alternative to ClassDojo? Look no further than Keepthescore.com. This comparison will highlight why Keepthescore.com may be a better and simpler choice
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Simple gamification for sales teams

31 December, 2023 Sales

Creating a sales leaderboard as a gamification measure needn't be complicated or a lot of effort. A quick guide.
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Classroom Management with Virtual Online Leaderboards

29 December, 2023 Education

A brief introduction to classroom management and how to create a management plan. Also includes an online tool for tracking your student's progress.
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Alternative to PC Scoreboards: Why Choose Keepthescore.com

27 December, 2023 How to

Seeking a PC Scoreboards alternative? Discover why Keepthescore.com is a better choice for your scoring needs in this comparison.
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Adding a Live Scoreboard to Your vMix Stream in 2024

30 November, 2023 Broadcasting and streaming

Follow these step-by-step instructions to integrate a scoreboard overlay into your live stream using vMix.
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Alternative to SalesScreen: Try Keepthescore.com Instead

20 October, 2023 Sales

Exploring alternatives to SalesScreen? Discover how Keepthescore.com can be an effective and simpler choice for your needs.
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How to create a Formula 1 leaderboard

05 October, 2023 Case studies

The Formula 1 Grand Prix is coming to the USA. Learn how to create your own leaderboard for a fantasy league or any other competition you have planned.
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Tracking points in the classroom: How to get started in 10min

29 September, 2023 Education

A brief overview of how you get started with gamification in your classroom. A
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How to create a donation tracker

20 September, 2023 Fundraising

How to create a simple online donation tracker for a team or organisation. Read our step-by-step guide.
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Employee engagement: a simple way to get started

20 August, 2023 Case studies

A step-by-step guide on how to increase employee and staff engagement using a simple leaderboard tool.
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Publishing Race Results: How to put your results online

11 August, 2023 Case studies

How to create and publish an online leaderboard with your race results
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How to Add a Donation Goal to Your OBS Live Stream

03 August, 2023 Fundraising

Learn how to set up a donation goal on your OBS live stream with our step-by-step guide. Ideal for charity events, fundraisers, and content creators.
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How to add a live leaderboard to your OBS stream

23 July, 2023 Broadcasting and streaming

Step-by-step instructions for adding a leaderboard overlay to your live stream. Perfect for OBS.
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How does pickleball scoring work?

15 July, 2023 Sport scoring

A primer on how points are scored in pickleball. Covers terms like serves, points, and faults. Also includes an explanation of what's shown on a scoreboard.
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How does squash scoring work?

30 June, 2023 Sport scoring

Intro guide to squash scoring: terms (rallies, points, games, matches), plus traditional and point-a-rally systems explained.
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How does badminton scoring work?

22 June, 2023 Sport scoring

A primer on how points are scored in badminton. Covers rallies, faults and serving. Also includes an explanation of what's shown on a scoreboard.
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How to create a simple esports overlay for tracking scores

15 June, 2023 Esports

A simple solution to adding a web-based score overlay to a live stream (e.g. using OBS Studio)
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Creating an Online Scoreboard for Your Rummy Games: Step-by-Step Guide

05 June, 2023 Card games

Learn how to create an online scoreboard for your rummy games using our guide. Keep an accurate tally of scores and improve your game experience!
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A free virtual queueing solution

23 May, 2023 Case studies

You can create your own virtual queue for your business in minutes, for free!
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Death Counters in Video Gaming and Streaming

22 May, 2023 Esports

Explore our beginner-friendly guide to using death counters in video games and on streaming platforms, enhancing your gaming experience
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A leaderboard tool for hackathons

17 May, 2023 Case studies

Learn to build an online leaderboard for hackathons easily with our user-friendly tool. Perfect for real-time score tracking and competition monitoring
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What are lower thirds in video broadcasting?

10 May, 2023 Broadcasting and streaming

Lower thirds graphics have become an indispensable element in broadcasting. If you're new to broadcasting read on!
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How does softball scoring work?

01 May, 2023 Sport scoring

A primer on how points are scored in softball. Covers terms like innings, runs and the mercy rule. Also includes an explanation of what's shown on a scoreboard.
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How does Football Scoring work?

27 April, 2023 Sport scoring

A primer on how points are scored in American Football. Covers terms like touch-downs, field goals, quarters, down and distance.
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How to create your own Eurovision scoreboard

16 April, 2023 Case studies

Step-by-step instructions for creating your own scoreboard, including how to let others vote on the winner.
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Creating an Online Scoreboard for Your Scrabble Games

15 April, 2023 Board games

Learn how to create an online scoreboard for your Scrabble games with our easy-to-follow guide. Track scores, engage with friends, and level up your gameplay!
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How to add a scoreboard overlay to the Streamlabs mobile app 2024

06 April, 2023 Broadcasting and streaming

Step-by-step instructions for adding a scoreboard overlay to your mobile Streamlabs live stream.
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How to create a fundraising thermometer and widget

27 March, 2023 Fundraising

Step-by-step guide to quickly creating a free fundraising thermometer using a simple online tool which makes it easy to share progress during the fundraiser.
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How does soccer scoring work?

09 March, 2023 Sport scoring

A primer on how points are scored in soccer, including penalties and offsides. Also explains what is shown on a scoreboard.
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How does baseball scoring work?

08 March, 2023 Sport scoring

A primer on how points are scored in baseball. Covers terms like innings, runs and home runs. Also includes an explanation of what's shown on a scoreboard.
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How does volleyball scoring work?

06 March, 2023 Sport scoring

A primer on how points are scored in volleyball. Covers terms like sets and rally scoring. Also includes an explanation of what's shown on a scoreboard.
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How to add a live scoreboard to Streamlabs Desktop 2024

17 February, 2023 Broadcasting and streaming

Step-by-step instructions for adding a scoreboard overlay to your live stream. Ideal for StreamLabs software.
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How does tennis scoring work?

10 February, 2023 Sport scoring

A primer on how points are scored in tennis, including sets, games and matches. Also explains what's shown on a tennis scoreboard.
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How does basketball scoring work?

02 February, 2023 Sport scoring

A primer on how points are scored in basketball, including field goals and free throws. Also explains what is shown on a scoreboard.
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The Ultimate Guide to Hosting a Successful Virtual Competition

27 January, 2023 Case studies

Everything you need to know about running an effective online competition or contest
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What is a Score Bug?

19 January, 2023 Broadcasting and streaming

What is a score bug? How does it work? We provide the explanations and recommend a low-cost tool to create your own score bug.
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How to add a live scoreboard to your OBS stream 2024

06 January, 2023 Broadcasting and streaming

Follow easy, step-by-step instructions to add a scoreboard overlay to your live stream, perfect for OBS users. Enhance your streaming effortlessly
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Online tally counters: what are they good for?

30 December, 2022 Case studies

A list of ways you can use an online tally counter. Plus a recommendation for an online tool that makes it simple to share your counters with others.
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Classroom gamification: a simple way to get started

12 December, 2022 Education

A brief overview of what classroom gamification is and how you can implement it for your students. With recommendations for great low-cost tools.
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Gaming leaderboards and toxic behavior

07 December, 2022 Esports

Adding a leaderboard to your game is generally a great idea. However, it can also have negative consequences which need to be managed
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Leaderboards: the quickest way to implement gamification

18 November, 2022 Case studies

How to improve engagement with team and personal goals using gamification and specifically leaderboards
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How does cornhole scoring work

18 October, 2022 Sport scoring

Understand how cornhole scoring works and explore the best scoreboards for keeping track of your game.
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Create your own digital scoreboard

06 October, 2022 Case studies

A short introduction to creating a digital scoreboard. They can cost tens of thousands of dollars, but there is a much better alternative
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Harry Potter House Points for your classroom

05 October, 2022 Education

The house points of Hogwarts explained! We also demonstrate how to create your own digital version, which will work great in the classroom.
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How to create a classroom leaderboard

15 September, 2022 Education

Step-by-step instructions for creating a leaderboard that your pupils will love. Includes a free leaderboard template.
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How to create an online ranking system

08 September, 2022 Case studies

A short introduction on how to create a ranked online leaderboard including a software tool recommendation
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How to create a math quiz for kids (including a leaderboard)

01 September, 2022 Education

Step-by-step instructions for creating a math quiz including a leaderboard for use in the classroom.
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A leaderboard for timed events: races, time-trials and more

29 August, 2022 Case studies

Time trials, speed running, and any other timed events are now all possible on KeepTheScore, a simple online leaderboard maker.
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Keeping score in a group or team

11 July, 2022 How to

Keepthescore.com makes it easy to share scoreboards and leaderboards to allow others to add their own scores
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Turn your computer into a scoreboard in 3 simple steps

17 June, 2022 How to

Everything you need to know about creating highly professional looking live scoreboards on your PC. It's actually much easier than you think!
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How to create a fundraising leaderboard

13 June, 2022 Fundraising

How to create a fundraising leaderboard for a team or organisation. It's much easier than you imagine and won't break the bank.
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How to create a classroom scoreboard

03 June, 2022 Education

Creating an interactive scoreboard for a classroom needn't be complicated or a lot of effort. Find out more in this post.
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Leaderboard software for trade shows

08 April, 2022 Case studies

Here are some tips to help you add a digital leaderboard to your trade show or exhibition booth.
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How to run a prospecting day

24 March, 2022 Sales

Here are 10 tips for running a successful prospecting day. We've spoken to some experts to help you get started.
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How to create a leaderboard using Microsoft Excel

17 March, 2022 How to

Step-by-step instructions for creating a leaderboard using Microsoft Excel. Includes screenshots and easy to follow instructions.
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How to run a sales contest (including 8 ideas)

24 February, 2022 Sales

Here we go through the dos and don't of creating a contest for your sales team. We also cover some of the best practices.
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How to create a leaderboard using Google Sheets

13 December, 2021 How to

Step-by-step instructions for creating a leaderboard using Google Sheets, including screenshots. It's actually much easier than you think.
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Create your own Algicosathlon leaderboard

07 December, 2021 Case studies

Everything you've ever want to know about Algicosathlons but have been afraid to ask. Including a simple guide to creating a leaderboard.
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Create an online team leaderboard

07 July, 2021 How to

If you want to create a scoreboard or leaderboard for your classroom then look no further! Team leaderboards make it easy.
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