The Ultimate Guide to Customer Support
Explaining the same things over and over again is annoying at best. Yet it’s an important thing to do’something that’s critical to your business’ success. As long as you have customers, you’ll always have someone with a question to answer, a problem to solve, a bug they need fixed.
That’s why you need to learn how to do customer support well.
Customer Support doesn’t have to be a terrible, repetitive job. It can be the best way for your team to learn about your customers’ needs, a crash course into every feature and problem in your tools, and one of the few ways to guarantee your customers are happy.
These benefits and more have kept customer support one of our most important focuses as Zapier has grown. In this eBook, you’ll learn what we’ve discovered about customer support-along with ideas from the support teams at Intercom, Trello, HubSpot, and more-with tips to help you offer the best customer support possible.
With roundups of the best apps and tools for customer support, ideas on how to automate tedious parts of support, tips on documenting your products well, and guides for getting out of the stickiest customer support situations, it’s the guide you need to ace customer support from day one.
Who Is This Guide For?
Everyone does support, whether they want to or not. If you’ve ever answered anyone’s question about anything relating to your job, you’ve done support. And at Zapier, we think everyone should do real customer support, to learn from the issues that come up and use that knowledge to do better work.
So whether you’re starting a new company, have never answered a support ticket in your life, or are a customer support industry veteran, we think there’s something in this guide for you.