Basecamp 3 New Features and Improvements Round-up

Basecamp 3 now supported by Bridge24Basecamp 3 is a business solution especially for growing companies in need of a centrally organized workspace. It is for the business owner and team who are getting overwhelmed by emails, conversation threads, project documents, status reports, and other work items scattered all over the place. With a seamless combination of tools packaged in a single application, users are able to see what needs to be done and by when. This past month, a batch of fresh updates, such as a new progress tracking chart, custom-colored folders, project tools, and more, become available. For a great reporting and exporting tool for Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

New Hill Charts

Basecamp 3 is introducing Hill Charts, a new way of seeing the bigger picture of a project. The concept is based on the idea that every piece of work has 2 phases. The uphill phase is where users figure out their approach. In the middle is like being […]

By |2018-10-04T07:59:11+00:00October 4th, 2018|

Bridge24 Officially Recognized by Basecamp

Basecamp 3 now supported by Bridge24We are excited to announce that Bridge24 has been accepted in the App Extras directory for Basecamp. Bridge24 for Basecamp is a reporting and exporting application that enhances the functionality of Basecamp.

Access the Basecamp Extras page detailing the connection with Bridge24 in the reporting section. Bridge24 was classified in the Reporting category since one of the main uses is to dynamically display and filter Basecamp to-dos and of course create reports. Although it does much more than that, including a power grid and exporting any view to Excel.

Filter To-Dos

  • Create & save multiple filters for easy access to specific information
  • Use the Quick Search in all views to quickly filter & display information
  • Use multiple level grouping & sorting to segment to-dos easily

Advanced Reports

Basic and Advanced reports provide a way to organize and present your to-dos across projects. The advanced reports contain 2 grouping levels and […]

By |2018-09-28T11:11:58+00:00September 28th, 2018|

Basecamp Adds Image Galleries and Recurring Events Features

BasecampBasecamp project management and team communication software is helping more and more companies get a better handle of things. By seeing exactly what needs to be done, teams and organizations have become more efficient in how they accomplish work. At Basecamp itself, employees frequently make presentations, such as mockups or interface design revisions. When presenting before and after screens, they are usually limited to showing only full-width images. Thus, presenting a comparison is difficult, until about a month ago. Now, users can add image galleries to support and enhance their writing. Also available are enhancements on toolbar for images, and support for recurring events. For a great reporting and exporting tool for Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

New Side-by-side Image Gallery

Image galleries are great additions to written posts. As they say, a picture is worth a thousand words. Galleries are very useful in sharing screenshots, showing comparisons, presenting mockups, sketches, and photos. Now, it is easy to make a gallery of […]

By |2018-09-06T12:26:41+00:00September 6th, 2018|

Basecamp Latest News: Protected 2FA Login, iOS App Updates

BasecampBasecamp announced that they have stopped with their own SMS verification program as a security factor for signing in. This is in light with the report from the US NIST that SMS as a second security factor is insecure and is no longer recommended when signing in web applications. Therefore, Basecamp has switched to Google’s 2 Factor Authentication system since July this year. It also has new features such as a brand new tab, a view switcher, and other updates since version 3.9.3. For a great reporting and exporting tool for Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

More Secure Basecamp Login

The US National Institute of Standards and Technology reported as early as 2016 that using SMS to deliver 2 factor authentication is unreliable and insecure because of the likelihood of interception. Basecamp has had its own homegrown SMS verification program. Now that it has been ended, users who wish to secure their account with 2FA need to log in using their Google […]

By |2018-09-06T07:18:48+00:00September 6th, 2018|

Basecamp Announced Hey! Improvements for Android App

BasecampBasecamp solves many business communication problems by keeping everyone on the same page. The online software has helped thousands of companies get a better handle on their business. Projects get off the ground faster when teams are collaborating more and communicating efficiently. It has web and desktop versions, but also works on mobile devices. A couple of months ago, it announced screen improvements on Hey!, the go-to screen for all communication and notifications, on its Android app. For a great reporting and exporting tool for Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

New Hey! Screen in Basecamp 3 for Android

A new Hey! screen design became available starting with Basecamp 3 for Android v3.9.1 last May. The goal of the design was to help users catch up easily using their Android devices. The web and desktop versions are already very good, so people on the go should have a similar experience. Since Hey! is the tool that helps them prioritize, it is only logical […]

By |2018-08-13T22:12:20+00:00August 13th, 2018|

New Features in Basecamp 3.9 for iOS

BasecampBasecamp online software for project management and team communication helps people work in one organized place. Although work nowadays is not necessarily confined in one room or office, users can still keep everyone on the same page with the help of its native apps on mobile devices. The PM software is ready whenever and wherever they are. In fact, the latest release 3.9 for iOS devices is providing improved usability features, especially for team members on the go. For a great reporting and exporting tool for Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

Improved Find tab

Basecamp 3.9 for iOS includes improvements on the Find tab. When users open the Find tab, they can jump back to anything they have recently viewed. They quickly see their most recently visited pages. Thus, they can get back to what they were viewing. They do not even have to type a word. When they do type something, the tool immediately starts searching for it in their account. […]

By |2018-08-13T21:09:58+00:00August 13th, 2018|

Basecamp 3 Launched New Way To Work With Clients

BasecampBasecamp is a web-based application for managing projects and organizing team communications. In its latest version, Basecamp 3 included Clientside, a feature especially for client services firms. It is a separate space with its own tools and interface for managing all client-facing communications. It worked well for some, but many found it not collaborative enough. So, the Basecamp team went on working to find a better solution. After a couple of months, they launched the new feature called Clients. For a great reporting and exporting tool for Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

New Feature – Clients

Clients is the new and better way to work with customers and other external partners. Aside from being able to send messages to them, users can also assign to-dos, share files and folders, schedule events and meetings, chat in Campfire, and ask automatic check-in questions. In short, whatever tools one use with their team they can also use with their clients. Moreover, there is no separate […]

By |2018-08-02T22:35:11+00:00August 2nd, 2018|

Basecamp 3 Brings The Pings Menu Back

Basecamp project management and team communication software helps its users organize their project tasks, documents, and communications in a central workspace. Most customers report of having a better handle on their business after bringing their work in Basecamp. Other benefits from having a centrally organized project management application are increased project visibility and team accountability. Also, teams can launch their projects faster, but with fewer meetings. For a great extension to Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

A Unified Hey! Inbox

Last mid-December 2017, the company announced a visual refresh to make the application easier to use. One of the first major changes centered on the simplification of the navigation bar. From 7 items on the menu, it was reduced to 4, namely: Home, Hey!, Activity, and Find. Under the Hey! menu, users will also find their Pings direct messages and Campfires chat rooms. And as previously, users can find their posts, comments, assignments, check-ins and @mentions there also.

By |2018-01-11T10:55:30+00:00January 10th, 2018|

Basecamp 3 – Phase #1 Redesign Goes Live

Basecamp started in 1999, and since then went through a few transformations. Today, it is on its version 3, and it continues to provide users all the tools that their teams need for project management and collaboration. Recently, the Basecamp team announced that they will be rolling out some visual refinements over the next few months. Their aim is to minimize the complexities that have build up over time. They believe they can add power and clarity while making the app feel simpler and more approachable to users. In fact, Phase 1 redesign is now live. For a great extension to Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

New Simplified Navigation

The first visual refresh in Basecamp 3 is centered around a simplified global navigation at the top of the screen. Now, there are only 5 menu items on top: Home, Pings, Hey!, Activity, and Find. On the initial launch, the Pings menu was consolidated into and fell under Hey! However, they brought […]

By |2017-12-20T20:28:49+00:00December 18th, 2017|

Basecamp 3 Announces New To-do Groups

Basecamp is a business solution that allows growing companies to organize everything in one workspace. It is an online project management and team communication software that gets everyone on the same page. With every team member and stakeholder knowing exactly what is going on, they are able to get projects off the ground faster. It is also an application that sets out to provide useful features regularly, like its new To-do Groups. For a great extension to Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

Introducing To-do Groups

Basecamp 3 introduces To-do Groups in its latest release. Basically, a group is a sublist on a list. It has a header, and to-dos grouped together below. It provides structure and organization on a single flat list. A To-do Group is a movable item. It can be isolated, reviewed or discussed on its own. Users can archive it or ungroup it. Before the launch of To-do Groups, Basecamp users get creative and try to use arbitrary styles. […]

By |2017-12-20T20:10:30+00:00December 12th, 2017|