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Partner Q&A: Fyrebox’s Founder, Cyril Gaillard


**Tell us a little about your company and what your Yammer app does.** Founded in 2013 and based in Australia, [Fyrebox](https://www.fyrebox.com/) makes it easy for businesses to create a quiz for their website or landing page. Our Yammer users create a quiz to generate leads, get feedback or simply to amuse their community. **Which Yammer API/SDK features have been most useful?** We use the [Post Message feature of the REST API](https://developer.yammer.com/docs/messages-json-post) to send the quiz results (the player along with his/her answers) directly to Yammer. With this visibility, more users are motivated to respond to the quiz and can enjoy seeing each other’s responses. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/e0a1ae7-fyrebox-image1.png", "fyrebox-image1.png", 549, 347, "#805c6c" ], "border": false } ] } [/block] [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/df78475-fyrebox-image2.png", "fyrebox-image2.png", 549, 347, "#374357" ], "border": true } ] } [/block] **Dev resources are tight for any company. Why did you decide to integrate with Yammer?** We integrated with Yammer because we share the same wide target market. Small to large companies looking for tools to make their processes easier to implement and maintain. **The Fyrebox app has been available since 2016. Can you share any results?** Since the launch of our Yammer App, we have gained almost 200 new users and we have been able to showcase our product to the biggest companies in the world. For this product, the user increase is around 1500%. **Any technical or marketing advice to share with developers who are new to the Yammer platform?** We use bcrypt to encrypt all the fields required by Yammer. By using mongodb/mongoose, we were able to decrypt the fields only in a couple of lines of codes, using post middlewares. It makes the data very secure with minimal code. *Note from the Yammer Platform Team: To help you decide about creating or updating a Yammer app, we post interviews with successful Yammer client app developers. Want to share your story too? <a href="mailto:yamapped@Microsoft.com?subject=Partner Stories">Send us a note.</a>*