Bang the Table

Bang the Table are leaders in the field of online community engagement and consultation and are by far the most experienced providers of online community engagement software and best practice advice globally.

Our core business is the provision of online community and stakeholder consultation software in addition to online project planning, advice, preparation, delivery, management and support. Within our business structure, we dedicate our resources to core business activity by providing access to our EngagementHQ software and associated support and advice. Our core business is delivered through close and responsive working relationships with our clients.

Our Commitment is to equip our clients with capacity and support for focused and transparent community and key stakeholder consultation in a safe, information rich environment through a range of integrated online engagement tools, information and communication resources, participant record management, reporting and data analysis capabilities.

EngagementHQ provides capacity for either single or unlimited consultation projects each of which can incorporate the sequential or combined use of multiple feedback tools including online forum discussions, surveys and quick polls, questions and answers, formal submissions, ideation, storytelling, interactive mapping and a guest book supported by project specific news feeds, data base email and e-news capabilities. Each consultation project is further supported with a document library, video and photo galleries, project specific FAQs, project timeline and key dates, project team details in addition to widgets for embedding rich media such maps, slide share and video presentations.

Key Feedback Tools available in each consultation include:

  • Moderated Discussion Forums
  • Guest Books
  • Story Telling
  • Places Interactive Mapping
  • Ideas Brainstormer
  • Surveys
  • Quick Polls
  • Question and Answers
  • Formal Submissions
  • Forms including capacity to create private feedback and RSVP options

Key Communication and Information Resources in each consultation include:

  • Email and e-Newsletter Formats
  • Project News Feeds
  • Document Library
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Project Life Cycle and Key Dates
  • Multiple Video and Image Galleries
  • Capacity to include rich media across all aspects of EngagementHQ

Key Features include:

  • Your preferred domain name
  • Capacity to engage in open community consultation projects or protected consultation projects with staff, specific stakeholders, panels or focus groups
  • Capacity to determine, capture and manage participant demographic data and participant records
  • Integrated database, email and e-newsletter functionality allowing strategic and targeted communication
  • Comprehensive analytics including tagging, sentiment analysis and reporting of all quantitative and qualitative feedback with capacity to download reports and analysis in Excel and PDF formats
  • Accessibility via mobiles, tablets and PCs
  • Project team access to discussion forums to engage wit stakeholders and facilitate discussion

Strategic Support includes:

  • 24/7 independent moderation of all publicly accessible feedback
  • 24/5 assistance and advice via our Client Experience Team
  • Full technical support and hosting on our United Kingdom servers
  • Online chat and email support
  • Online and face to face training

We currently work with in excess of 600 current clients globally across all levels of government, the corporate and community sectors and with a range of consultants in community and stakeholder engagement and consultation.