Daniel Mountcastle

Daniel runs content marketing at Screenly.

Top 10 features your digital signage content management software MUST have
Top 10 features your digital signage content management software MUST have

With a digital sign, a user can display advertisements, special offers, and notices to customers, employees, and other foot-traffic using a beautiful digital display screen. This digital content is often much more engaging than static, printed posters. Additionally, users can...

Increasing employee engagement with digital signage
Increasing employee engagement with digital signage

An engaged employee is one who is excited about their job, knows the goals of the company, and has a clear plan for achieving those goals. In addition to these characteristics, an engaged employee works collaboratively with their team members...

Points to keep in mind when designing digital signage content
Points to keep in mind when designing digital signage content

To have a great digital sign, you need great digital signage content. Without great content, your digital sign can quickly fade into the background. In the worst cases, viewers regard a digital sign with poor content as an eyesore and...

How to display and avoid traffic with digital signage
How to display and avoid traffic with digital signage

If you live near a major city and commute to and from work, dealing with traffic congestion is likely an all-too-frequent and dreaded event. Technologist Elon Musk described traffic congestion as “soul crushing.” Additionally, in an attempt to reduce traffic...

Keeping an eye on Hurricane Dorian with digital signage
Keeping an eye on Hurricane Dorian with digital signage

This image is from the NOAA Environmental Visualization Laboratory. If you’re on the east coast of the U.S., you’ve likely been keeping track of Hurricane Dorian. At the time of this writing, it is a Category 5 storm with sustained...

Your guide to VESA mounts and digital signage screens
Your guide to VESA mounts and digital signage screens

This image is from Flickr. To deploy a digital sign, you will need to mount the sign in place. Many individuals treat this aspect of digital signage installation as an afterthought. However, proper planning for your digital signage mount is...