Back To Uni: Student Broadband Deals for the 2013 – 2014 academic year

It’s that time of the year again. You know, the one where I make an apparently random post about student broadband deals from Virgin Media.¬†For those of you who want to know why I bother, bear with me. However, if you’re here looking for the most cost efficient way of getting internet (and/or tv & […]

Student Discounts on Smarter Nights.com

The Smarter Card grants the bearer access to exclusive local discounts, nationwide. The card is sold by on-campus resellers and also through partner stores, all of whom receive a commission for generating sales. However, in this time of austerity, online business should not be sniffed at. I am not happy with performance of the Smarter […]

Twitter as a B2B tool for the SmarterCard

In recent weeks I have started Tweeting again in an attempt to secure additional discounts for Smarter Card holders. From a B2B perspective Twitter can be a very effective way of communicating as in many cases you can have direct access to the decision maker of any particular business. As a simple example, I recently […]

Follow the SmarterCard on Facebook

I’ve managed to free up an hour this evening for some much needed admin on the Smarter Nights website. In the near future this will be skinned to replicate the Smarter Housing look but for now my #1 web guru is working on the latter, ensuring the site is capable of handling residential lettings & […]

More on the Smarter Card

In this post on the SPLAT card I talked about a potential joint venture with company owner, Tom Smith. The SmarterCard and the SPLAT card are, in essence, identical. Both cards grant the bearer numerous student discounts, so it made sense to team up given our launch markets were identical – Warwickshire and the West […]

Student Discount Cards

Before I graduated from the University of Warwick, I had done my research into the needs of students when it comes to their accommodation. SmarterHousing was immediately distanced from other providers of student accommodation by three unique selling points: – no letting fees; – free wireless broadband; and – ‘all inclusive’ rent covering gas, electricity […]