Building the Bid

Create a bid, mange revisions, taxes, PW, markups, notes.

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Duplicate Line Item

Duplicate (copy) a line item for faster entry when building an estimate.
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What does ea. stand for?

Ea. stands for each and is meant to distinguish the time unit and the rate.
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Quickly add categories and line Items

Make small changes to your job's item catalog without affecting your Settings Catalog.
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Flat Fee

To display a flat fee, fill in only the rate and quantity and leave the time field blank.
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Advanced Line Item Options

Adding Pension and Welfare, Private Memos and Markup% to specific line items.
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If Production Receipts are Not Needed

If clients don’t need receipts you can skip production. Use it to manage budget, but transfer from the estimate for an accurate invoice.
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Line Item Notes

Each line item in your bid or invoice can contain a private note only seen within BlinkBid.
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Base Hours

When entering line items, input the number of hours constituting a work day into the base hours field, and the overtime associated.
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Choose Logo Between Users of Shared Job

On a shared job you have the ability to choose which logo you want to attach when printing bids or invoice documents.
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Create a category within a job

To create a category on-the-go.
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Delete Line Item in Estimate or Invoice

To delete a line item.
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Quantity/Time Fields

You do not need to fill out the Quantity or Time Fields. Fill in what you like, and BlinkBid will display your choice correctly.
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What Is a Job?

A job is like a folder containing all the elements needed to produce a project.
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Add items and categories

Customize your item catalog for the specific type of work you do.
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Sorting Categories and Line Items

You can easily change the order of your line items and categories.
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Understanding Your Categories

Tips to understanding your categories and the components within your categories.
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Change a Job Name

Changing a job name is easily accomplished in the tab called “Info”.
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Delete a Job

To delete a job that you created by accident or a job that you know for certain you no longer need.
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Assign Job to another Personality

Move a current job into another personality.
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How To Upload And Add Your Logo And Signature Image

How to upload and add your Logo and Signature Image.
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Add Discounts

Add a discount at the line item level or create a “Discounts” category.
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Hamburger Menu

Access all the features form printing to sorting categories under the hamburger menu.
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