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Audience engagement

Keep fans engaged with real time updates as-they-happen, empower your users to collaborate with other users in real time.


Some examples built on Ably

  • Manchester City FC

    This Premier League football club is engaging in real time with fans during matches, both in and outside the stadium.

    Visit MCFC
    Visit MCFC
  • Sunderland FC

    Sunderland FC have a fully mobile-first approach enabling fans to get to the latest stories in real-time from any device, powered by Ably.

    Visit SAFC
    Visit SAFC
  • OnePulse

    OnePulse provide quick and easy paid surveys right from mobile. OnePulse uses Ably to ensure timeliness of survey responses and to power their realtime dashboards.

    Visit OnePulse
    Visit OnePulse
  • Stadion

    Stadion is a sports media publishing platform with a difference. It gives you the power to deliver the very latest content to your Club's fans how and when they want it.

    Visit Stadion
    Visit Stadion
  • Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen

    Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen is a Swiss broadcasting company which encompasses both radio and television.

    Visit Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen
    Visit Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen
  • QPR FC

    This Premier League football club is engaging in real time with fans during matches, both in and outside the stadium.

    Visit QPR FC
    Visit QPR FC
  • Newcastle United FC

    This Premier League football club is engaging in real time with fans during matches, both in and outside the stadium.

    Visit Newcastle United FC
    Visit Newcastle United FC
  • Metreno

    Metreno provides sophisticated and simple-to-use web applications for engaging with HR and leadership evaluations.

    Visit Metreno
    Visit Metreno

Ably delivers Audience engagement using:

  • Pub/sub broadcast messaging

    Broadcast out updates to a limitless number of subscribers.

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  • Connection state recovery

    Your users won't miss messages during brief disconnections, connection state recovery ensures continuity in changing network conditions.

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  • Device and user presence status

    Know when your fans are present. Build social engagement by allowing users to see when other users are also online.

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  • Message history

    Use our message history to persist updates about live events so that users joining can replay what's happened whilst they were away

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  • Token based access control

    You maintain complete control over which devices can subscribe to your realtime data.

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  • Smart routing

    We ensure data transferred to devices is always routed using the most efficient path, which means updates are instantaneous for your users.

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  • Guaranteed delivery & ordering

    Our quality of service and reliable message ordering guarantee lets you focus on building your service knowing that your users won't miss an update.

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  • End-to-end encryption

    If you consider your data to be sensitive, then our libraries offer symmetric 256-bit AES encryption ensuring no one, including ourselves, can inspect your data payloads.

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  • Smart mobile and browser push notifications

    Use our smart browser and push notifications to get your users' attention when they're not already engaged with your app.

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  • Consistent client libraries on every platform

    Simplify development with our libraries offering a consistent API on every popular platform.

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  • WebHook notifications

    Use WebHooks to be notified via HTTP when users comes online or engage in an activity.

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  • Privacy and compliance

    We never inspect payloads and are a registered ICO data processor. We ensure your data is secure and sandboxed within your account.

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  • Message queues and streams

    Using our Ably Reactor Firehose and Queues, you can easily, efficiently and reliably consume and process messages from your servers.

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  • Trigger server-less functions

    Messages published by devices can immediately invoke server-less functions from the most popular clouds such as AWS and Google, which in turn can process messages and trigger other events in real time.

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