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Taking Deposits

Taking Deposits: How to Get Commitment from Online Clients

Have you ever had a client make an appointment and then never show up? I bet it has happened more than once. Even if you use automated reminders and take vaulted credits cards, there’s still the opportunity for clients not to bother showing up and blocking payments. Actively taking deposits gives your clients investment in […]

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December 3, 2019

News & Updates, Business tips and advice
Multilingual Hello

Multilingual Staff in a Global Marketplace

It might sound like a no-brainer that you would need multilingual staff to run a global, multinational or online business. However, the proliferation of translation software is becoming more sophisticated, and much of the world has adopted some form of English as their “International” business language. You might then ask, why do I need to […]

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November 26, 2019

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Software Integrations with Zapier That Will Help Your Business

While SimplyBook.me offers a broad range of integrations and features that can help you manage a thriving business, no single piece of software can be everything to everyone. That’s why we have the Zapier integration, which allows you you to link your SimplyBook.me booking system with hundreds of compatible programs that also use Zapier integration.  […]

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November 25, 2019

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driving school marketing

Using a Booking Widget to get Online Booking on Your Website

You’ve finally got on board and determined that online booking will simplify your life, the accessibility for your clients, and your business management. You’ll also save a whole heap of time in doing so. What you don’t want to do is waste the gorgeous website that you had professionally designed, nor do you want to […]

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November 22, 2019

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How to Create a High-traffic Booking Website

How to use SimplyBook.me custom features to build a high-traffic booking website. Now is the era of the internet. As such, most of us have become accustomed to finding everything through “searching” the Web. Using search engines such as Google, or even searching a specific website for a particular product. We seek, we find, and […]

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November 19, 2019

News & Updates, Business tips and advice, Resources
Recurring services

Friday Feature: Recurring Services, Sessions & Classes

Do you need your clients to commit to a set number of sessions? Encouraging your clients to book (and pay for) recurring services such as a programme of fitness, self-care or other personal or professional need, will guarantee that you retain a client for the time required, and will ensure your income. Why offer recurring […]

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November 15, 2019

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Facebook and Instagram Bookings

Facebook and Instagram Bookings – Two more channels from SimplyBook.me

If you haven’t already heard, SimplyBook.me has gone live as a Facebook Inc. developer partner. That means you can enable both Facebook and Instagram bookings with a business service that links to your SimplyBook.me booking website.  We’ve had the Facebook widget and Messenger chatbot for a while. Still, now, the functionality is part of the […]

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November 12, 2019

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October Newsletter: Marketplaces, Payments & Partnerships

Autumn is turning to winter, the gorgeous fall leaves have started falling, and it’s the time of year when people start to get the festive vibe (or “Bah, Humbug!”). The holiday season is just around the corner, and we have a couple of early gifts for your business stocking. October has been a busy month […]

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November 6, 2019

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driving school marketing

How to Manage Booking & Marketing your Driving School

Whether you’re an independent driving instructor or a driving school trying to increase your numbers and reduce your admin time, you need two things. One is an online booking system; the second is a marketing strategy that will bring the motorists of tomorrow to your door. How to set up your driving school website on […]

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November 1, 2019

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Halloween Escape Room

Top 3 Most Scary Escape Rooms on Booking.page

What can be more exciting than going to a scary escape room on Halloween? Halloween is all about freaking out others or even better freaking out yourself! I mean, who says only children should get the delicious thrill of being scared out of their minds? We encourage you to dig deep for your inner child, […]

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October 31, 2019

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Seasonal Marketing Strategies for Service Businesses

Summer is gone, and Autumn has a firm grip on the northern hemisphere. Halloween is just days away, hailing the beginning of the most significant promotional period of the year. Have you got your seasonal marketing strategy ready for it?  Product retailers would have us believe that Black Friday and all the other “Special Sale […]

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October 29, 2019