...................................................................... This month's Featured Vendor is O'Reilly Media, long-time supporter of the user group community. Are your members fully using what O'Reilly has to offer? Want to know how to use YouTube to make money for your group? In part 2, this month's How To by Rex Covington of Lone Star Rider TV shows you how to use Patreon to generate group income. Want to know why and how to create a website for your group or write an effective media release? Nicholas Pyers of AppleUsers.org offers tips that can help you maximize your group's interactions with internal and external stakeholders, your potential readership and interested constituencies. Need a presentation for your group's next meeting? Ask your group's ambassador about Apple Sales Web (ASW). From prepackaged demos to Apple materials that you can use to create customized presentations, ASW has it all. This month, ASW will help you be ready for your member's questions with watchOS 3 – First Look (L546830A-en_US) and Swift Playgrounds – First Look (L546898A-en_US). Ambassadors: July is a great month to check out ASW! As always, if you have an idea for a resource, let us know. http://appleusergroupresources.com - July's Featured Vendor: O'Reilly Software - How To: Raising Money With Patreon For Your User Group by Rex Covington - Nicholas Pyers Presents: Getting a Media Release Published - Nicholas Pyers Presents: Does your Apple User Group have a website? - Meeting Ideas: Swift Playgrounds and watchOS3 - Ongoing Offers for User Group Members: • Special Offer – Eltima Software Multimedia products: 20% Discount • Special Offer – Nisus Writer Pro: 25% Discount • Special Offer – EverWeb by RAGE Software: 50% Discount • Special Offer – Take Control Books: 30% Discount on all eBooks • Special Offer – Opus ][ Complete Collection: 25% Discount • Special Offer – Joe On Tech Guides: 20% Discount on All Books • Special Offer – AgileBits 1Password 5 and more: 25% Discount • Special Offer – From the makers of TechTool Pro: 20% Discount • Special Offer – Noteboom Tutorials: 33% Off Annual Memberships • Special Offer – Update – O'Reilly: 40-50% Discount • Special Offer – Prosoft Engineering: 25% Off • Special Offer – Que Publishing Products: 35-45% Discount • Special Offer – SlideShark iPad PowerPoint Viewer: Free App plus Offer - Offers for User Group Leaders: • Special Leader Offer – Nisus Writer Pro: Free Review and Special Offer • Special Leader Offer – EverWeb: Free Review and Special Offer • Leader Special Offer – Noteboom Tutorials: Review Offer • Leader Special Offer – Prosoft: MUG Software Review Program • Leader Special Offer – Camtasia for Mac and Snagit for Mac: Leader Offer - Expiring Soon: • Special Offer – Nisus Writer Pro: 25% Discount All member offers and codes are on one easy-to-cut-and-paste page for newsletter editors: http://appleusergroupresources.com/special-offers-with-codes/ Password for offers: 04/1/2016 to 10/30/2016 -- uggreatbuys __________ Saundra (Sandy) Foderick, Editor Tom Piper, Vendor Coordinator Rick Ortiz and Elsa Travisano, Webmasters Trish Huffman, Offers Editor Questions? Comments? Tips for group leaders or members? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org ...................................................................... Information about third-party offers and promotions was provided to the Apple User Group Advisory Board by the third party and is provided as a courtesy. The Apple User Group Advisory Board makes no representations and disclaims any liability regarding offers and promotions. Please direct questions about an offer or promotion directly to the appropriate third party. Copyright 2016 The Apple User Group Advisory Board. All rights reserved. The Apple User Group Advisory Board permits reproduction of the contents of the Apple User Group Bulletin for publicity and promotional purposes. Please include a link to http://appleusergroupresources.com if you use any of this information for publicity or promotional purposes.