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How to Host a Bags/Cornhole Tournament at Your Video Gaming Establishment

Nothing can gather a large, thirsty crowd in your establishment faster than good old-fashioned competition.  An increasingly popular game for ...

Run The Ridge 5K & 1K Run/Walk

This past weekend, on June 2nd, Accel employees participated in the “Run the Ridge 5K and 1K Run/Walk”. Run the Ridge was started by Suzanne M. Gray ...

How to Promote Your Bar in The Summer

The first day of summer is almost here! It’s time to consider how you can transition your location into a summer hot spot. Below are a few of our ...

What You Can Do to Drive Traffic to Your Gaming Cafe

I was talking with a friend recently and she started asking me questions about the video gaming industry. More specifically, she asked, “what are all ...

Facebook for Business 101: Getting Started with a Business Page

History of Facebook If you’re not already familiar with Facebook, it’s a social media website that was created by Mark Zuckerberg in 2004. He created ...

Accel Honors Our Heroes This Memorial Day

Many people think Memorial Day is just an extra day off from work or an excuse to throw a party or have a cookout – but it’s much more than that. ...

Walking to Cure Alzheimer’s

Sometimes our blogs are about marketing, sometimes they’re about the Illinois Gaming Board, and sometimes they’re about stories we just have to ...

ILLINOIS GAMING MARKET

COMPLIANCE UPDATES, SLOT MACHINE TERMINOLOGY AND HOW TO OPTIMIZE GAMING IN YOUR BUSINESS

[BlogPost 5745966354 Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes…What You Need to Tell Your Slot Provider, BlogPost 5717626854 What You Need to Know About Your Slot Machine Go-Live Appointment, BlogPost 5708340876 Gambling Markets Similar to Illinois Gaming, BlogPost 5666467252 How to Start a Video Gaming Business From Scratch, BlogPost 5665151094 What You Need To Know About Slot Machine Marketing in Illinois, BlogPost 5642546224 4 Ways a Business Can Make the Most of a Video Gaming Area, BlogPost 5607145000 What Should You Look For in a Terminal Operator?]

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes…What You Need to Tell Your Slot Provider

It’s inevitable that you will face changes in your business at some point in time. It’s imperative that you know what kind of information is ...

What You Need to Know About Your Slot Machine Go-Live Appointment

It’s the day you’ve been waiting for – the day when your machines are powered up and ready to entertain your customers! It’s probably been a long ...

Gambling Markets Similar to Illinois Gaming

When it comes to gambling, there’s no place quite like Illinois. In states that have more than one kind of legal gambling, either casinos or a ...

How to Start a Video Gaming Business From Scratch

As with any other business, getting a licensed video gaming establishment in Illinois off the ground requires an investment. But when you’re starting ...

What You Need To Know About Slot Machine Marketing in Illinois

Since the Video Gaming Act became law in 2009, the Illinois Gaming Board (IGB) has allowed more than 6,600 Illinois establishments to offer video ...

4 Ways a Business Can Make the Most of a Video Gaming Area

In the earliest days of video gaming in Illinois, getting patrons to play was largely just a matter of setting up the machines in your location. The ...

What Should You Look For in a Terminal Operator?

At this point, you’ve probably already done some research to see if video gaming is right for your business. The next major step (once you’ve decided ...

DRIVING TRAFFIC

HOW TO ATTRACT CUSTOMERS TO YOUR BUSINESS AND YOUR SLOT MACHINES

[BlogPost 5888061916 How to Host a Bags/Cornhole Tournament at Your Video Gaming Establishment, BlogPost 5832361933 How to Promote Your Bar in The Summer, BlogPost 5835035145 What You Can Do to Drive Traffic to Your Gaming Cafe, BlogPost 5764514701 Why You Should Be Serving Breakfast at your Slot Machine Establishment, BlogPost 5678134584 Are You Serving These 4 Types of Microbrews in Your Bar or Restaurant?, BlogPost 5642546224 4 Ways a Business Can Make the Most of a Video Gaming Area, BlogPost 5541021821 Snacks to Serve for the Big Game at Your Video Gaming Location]

How to Host a Bags/Cornhole Tournament at Your Video Gaming Establishment

Nothing can gather a large, thirsty crowd in your establishment faster than good old-fashioned competition.  An increasingly popular game for ...

How to Promote Your Bar in The Summer

The first day of summer is almost here! It’s time to consider how you can transition your location into a summer hot spot. Below are a few of our ...

What You Can Do to Drive Traffic to Your Gaming Cafe

I was talking with a friend recently and she started asking me questions about the video gaming industry. More specifically, she asked, “what are all ...

Why You Should Be Serving Breakfast at your Slot Machine Establishment

You’ve probably heard it before: breakfast is the most important meal of the day. That’s probably more for health and wellness reasons, but it’s also ...

Are You Serving These 4 Types of Microbrews in Your Bar or Restaurant?

If you have an Illinois video gaming license, we’re going to assume you have a liquor license (unless you’re a truck stop), which means you’re most ...

4 Ways a Business Can Make the Most of a Video Gaming Area

In the earliest days of video gaming in Illinois, getting patrons to play was largely just a matter of setting up the machines in your location. The ...

Snacks to Serve for the Big Game at Your Video Gaming Location

It’s that time of the year again – a day to relish in the fact that your only obligations are to watch hilarious commercials and stuff your face with ...

SOCIAL MEDIA

SOCIAL MEDIA AND HOW TO USE IT TO MARKET YOUR BUISNESS

[BlogPost 5822908367 Facebook for Business 101: Getting Started with a Business Page, BlogPost 5761040071 How to Get Started With Yelp in Three Steps and Increase Revenue, BlogPost 5730124500 6 Free or Cost-Effective Google Tools That Can Help Your Business, BlogPost 5660828093 Setting Up a Twitter Account for Your Small Business in 12 Steps, BlogPost 5692916141 How One Video Gaming Location Dominates their Social Media Presence, BlogPost 5660474170 How to Use Instagram for Your Business in the Slot Machine Industry, BlogPost 5532100475 Managing Your Business’s Facebook Account When You Have Slot Machines]

Facebook for Business 101: Getting Started with a Business Page

History of Facebook If you’re not already familiar with Facebook, it’s a social media website that was created by Mark Zuckerberg in 2004. He created ...

How to Get Started With Yelp in Three Steps and Increase Revenue

How does an extra $8,000 of revenue sound to you? According to a Boston Consulting Group Survey, that’s the average revenue per year that small ...

6 Free or Cost-Effective Google Tools That Can Help Your Business

When you start researching tools from Google that can help businesses, you’ll quickly find that you can go down a fairly deep rabbit hole. There are ...

Setting Up a Twitter Account for Your Small Business in 12 Steps

So, have you decided to take the plunge and set your business up with a Twitter account?   Great! Here are step-by-step directions on how to create ...

How One Video Gaming Location Dominates their Social Media Presence

The Digital Team at Accel is always perusing location’s social media and websites because that’s what you do when you’re passionate about the ...

How to Use Instagram for Your Business in the Slot Machine Industry

You've mastered Facebook. Maybe you've dabbled in Twitter. You might be thinking, why do I need another social media platform to reach customers of ...

Managing Your Business’s Facebook Account When You Have Slot Machines

Whether you’ve had a Facebook page for your Illinois video gaming business for years, or you still haven’t gotten around to making one, there are ...

ACCELIVERSARIES

SEE OUR LATEST BLOG POSTS ABOUT LOCATIONS CELEBRATING ACCEL ANNIVERSARIES

[BlogPost 5884542029 Reel Success: Acceliversaries June 18-July 1, 2018, BlogPost 5821371936 Reel Success: Acceliversaries June 4-17, 2018, BlogPost 5788628518 Reel Success: Acceliversaries May 21- June 3, 2018, BlogPost 5752163212 Reel Success: Acceliversaries Week of May 7-20, 2018, BlogPost 5735704227 Reel Success: Acceliversaries Week of April 30, 2018, BlogPost 5693401254 Reel Success: Acceliversaries Week of April 23, 2018, BlogPost 5689200964 Reel Success: Acceliversaries Week of April 16, 2018]

Reel Success: Acceliversaries June 18-July 1, 2018

We love to celebrate our video gaming locations! This is our weekly feature where we’ll be celebrating locations’ yearly anniversary with Accel ...

Reel Success: Acceliversaries June 4-17, 2018

We love to celebrate our video gaming locations! This is our weekly feature where we’ll be celebrating locations’ yearly anniversary with Accel ...

Reel Success: Acceliversaries May 21- June 3, 2018

We love to celebrate our video gaming locations! This is our weekly feature where we’ll be celebrating locations’ yearly anniversary with Accel ...

Reel Success: Acceliversaries Week of May 7-20, 2018

We love to celebrate our video gaming locations! This is our weekly feature where we’ll be celebrating locations’ yearly anniversary with Accel ...

Reel Success: Acceliversaries Week of April 30, 2018

We love to celebrate our video gaming locations! This is our weekly feature where we’ll be celebrating locations yearly anniversaries with Accel ...

Reel Success: Acceliversaries Week of April 23, 2018

We love to celebrate our video gaming locations! This is our weekly feature where we’ll be celebrating locations’ yearly anniversary with Accel ...

Reel Success: Acceliversaries Week of April 16, 2018

We love to celebrate our video gaming locations! This is our weekly feature where we’ll be celebrating locations’ yearly anniversary with Accel ...

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