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Kickstart Your Community implementation in Salesforce

Businesses nowadays are using one or the other CRM tools to maintain their sales processes and sales pipeline. The way the businesses run is changing rapidly, so are the ways the customers interact with companies, as well as the ways the companies interact with their partners. And all this change requires something that has the capability to engage all these entities. What businesses need now is the right platform that can serve as an interactive bridge between businesses, customers, partners, and employees.

Salesforce Community Cloud is an online social platform that enables companies to connect customers, partners, and employees with each other and the data & records they need to get work done. This next-gen portal combines the real-time collaboration of Chatter with the ability to share any file, data, or record anywhere and on any mobile device.

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How to Update Salesforce Status object in a custom Lightning Component

In Salesforce, maintaining the last update status of a view once it loads as a component can be tricky. JavaScript has an asynchronous way of executing after all. Resetting the counter after each component refresh from the custom refresh button may take a while to debug. Here is a way I resolved my problem. With a few tweaks here and there with some horse shoe fitting hope it helps your too.

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Heap Size Salesforce: Elephant in the room

Heap size salesforce is a common, yet neglected problem whenever it comes to Salesforce Apex development. Salesforce heap size is the count of memory used by the variables, object instances in an Apex class.

In order to store these objects & variables, memory is allocated in Salesforce which is derived from allocated Heap. The Salesforce Heap size truly depends on the type of transaction, Salesforce provides a heap size limit of 6MB for synchronous transaction and 12 MB for asynchronous transaction.

Whenever, too much data is stored during processing an error occurs prompting Apex heap size too large. You must have encountered this error at least once if you are a developer.

Here are a few tips to ensure that the heap limit does not exceed the maximum size and your code runs smoothly

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Evaluate Lightning Web Components Playground

Salesforce has introduced an online editor to try out Lightning Web Components. Lightning Web Components playground is the new UI development approach that Salesforce has; this is an evolution from the current Aura framework. Salesforce is to allow both Lightning Web Components and Aura frameworks to exist side-by-side.

To not just experiment, but also evaluate design considerations lightning playground can be used. By using the instructions here, new Lightning Web Components playground can also be created on the interactive code Playground editor. Continue reading

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Integration with Salesforce Lightning External Services

Nowadays there is an API Integration in almost every org. The main purpose of integration with another service is to avoid reinventing the wheel. However, the development effort that is required to integrate with services is a complex and time-consuming venture.

It reduces speed to market, but it also saps developer energy that is better spent in the front end, building the features that will really differentiate their app. With external services salesforce makes this a lot easier and admin friendly.

With salesforce external services you can connect to any service that you want to, invoke methods based on the external source via a flow all with the help of an easy-to-use wizard. Declarative tools are used to import API definitions right into Salesforce. Continue reading

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What is Sales Forecasting

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The term ‘salesforce sales forecasting’ by far is coined by the words ‘fore’ & ‘casting’, meaning predicting in advance… First Thoughts… are we trying to play GOD… Predicting in advance??

Oh no… That’s not it…

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Deployment Tools in Salesforce

A typical development process requires building, testing, and staging before releasing to a production environment. During this development cycle, one might migrate many times, either to keep development organizations in sync or to move changes through development organizations toward production and this is what we call Salesforce deployment.

Salesforce deployment is the migration of metadata from one Salesforce organization to another. If you are looking to enhance your Salesforce DevOps (Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployments) practices, this blog could get you started with the basics.

There are number of deployment tools available each having its own pros and cons. Some of them are listed below:

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Predictive Analytics

The success of any organization depends on its vision and its ability to shape the future course of action with unmatched accuracy and timeliness. Wouldn’t it be great if this prediction part is made efficient, easy and streamlined for your employees which could ultimately lead to better fortunes!!

Predictive Analytics is one such technique that holds the potential to raise your business up-ahead from the market competition.

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Predictive Analytics is a mechanism by which we can predict the outcome of unknown events pertaining to our business.

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Salesforce CRM for Wineries: The Customized Winery and Spirits CRM

Any business trying to grow and increase their client base needs a winery customer relationship management (CRM) software program. It’s just a simple fact that even the smallest businesses can’t avoid for very long before keeping track of clients starts to consume the entire day. Crm for Wineries are no exception.

The wine crm industry has a tendency to be reactive with their wine sales after they build a client relationship. The winery crm industry needs to have a CRM that empowers wineries to take action proactively in their marketing efforts. Salesforce has this ability through the use of marketing automation, data analytics, and AI. Salesforce can use your winery’s historical data of purchases made by clients to predict what products that client may be interested in. This allows wineries to target specific customers with specific content.

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Thinking About Marketing Automation For Higher Education?

How can we put our name in front of someone right when they are thinking about committing to a brand? This is the question we ask ourselves in marketing. The best marketing campaigns deliver a coordinated high-quality experience across every channel and with every prospect interaction.

Higher Education Marketing automation tools from Salesforce bolster an organization’s ability to deliver this syndicated message. Higher education marketing cloud organizations are thinking more and more about how to attract news students through marketing as the space becomes increasingly competitive. Marketing automation for higher education is a dream for any organization. Salesforce has made it possible for higher education institutions, and Mirketa Inc is able to implement that possibility with you. Continue reading

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