Introducing our Help Desk

Companyby Andrew O'Neal on September 10, 2015

Providing exceptional support has been a huge part of our culture from day one, which is why the entire team responds to support emails and lives in our Slack support channel. Today we are expanding our offering by launching our new Support Help Desk []. [] We love working with customers individually, but in the interest of creating an easily searchable knowledgebase we packaged up the majority of our commonly asked questions to provide

Clearbit <3 Blockspring

Companyby Matt Sornson on July 28, 2015

In the 9 months since we released our Google Sheets add-on [] , we have had tons of positive feedback. After the exclamations of how mind-blowingly awesome it was. The first question was. Can I use this in Excel? As of last week, we can finally say yes! We have partnered with Blockspring to bring our APIs to spreadsheets everywhere. Blockspring is an new platform that lets you access all your favor

Clearbit x Salesforce AppExchange

Companyby Andrew O'Neal on July 22, 2015

Today, we're excited to announce our long awaited debut on the Salesforce AppExchange []! Since it's launch in March, our Salesforce integration has become a favorite with customers, and now it can be downloaded and managed without leaving your Salesforce account. In a nutshell, the integration automatically enriches your SFDC leads and contacts with actionable intel from Clearbit (title, location, social handles, empl

Docker & CoreOS - Part 1

Engineeringby Alex MacCaw on July 20, 2015

We use Docker and CoreOS extensively at Clearbit. We have over 70 different internal services running across a cluster of 18 machines on EC2. Every day our servers handle upwards of 1.5 million API calls, and that growth rate is only increasing. All this means being able to scale our infrastructure quickly is incredibly important to the company. We've made significant upfront investments into tools to help us with this and we'd like to share our experiences to help other teams facing similar ch

A Clearbit Signup - Behind the Scenes

Companyby Alex MacCaw on July 17, 2015

Whenever someone signs up to Clearbit they kick off a whole series of events ranging from drip campaigns, sales notifications and funnel analytics. I thought it would be fun to dig into what's happening behind the scenes. The signup As soon as someone clicks that signup button [] we do an analysis on their registration information and email address to try and decide if it's genuine. We ping MX servers, our own Person API, and also look at the company associated with t

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