News & Updates
The importance of social media reach

Social Media Reach – Word of Mouth Has Never Travelled So Far

Centuries ago, people only found what they needed in their village stores. Even millennia ago, the only places to find goods and services were the local weekly bazaar stalls. You found the best, the cheapest and the highest quality through word of mouth. In the 21st century, that has changed only a little. Whereas before […]

Amie Parnaby

August 11, 2020

Business tips and advice, Sports, Fitness & Gyms, Resources
Scheduling Fitness Classes Online

How to Start Scheduling Fitness Classes Online [VIDEO]

If you have the space available, fitness classes can represent one of the most significant returns on investment. You can reach multiple people at the same time and make classes far more accessible by reducing the cost person. With that in mind, you want to simplify and streamline how people can book themselves into your […]

Amie Parnaby

August 7, 2020

Business tips and advice, Sports, Fitness & Gyms, Resources
Promoting Fitness Business - woman doing plank

Promoting Fitness Business: without relying on “Beach Season”

After months of closures, social distancing and destroyed fitness regimes, now is the time to get people back to your gym or fitness centre. But what’s your handle? With travel restrictions still in place, people still fearful of a second wave and not wanting to get stuck in quarantine when they come home, the promise […]

Amie Parnaby

August 4, 2020

News & Updates
July Newsletter

July Newsletter: Upgrades, Clusters and Payment Channels

It’s that time of the month again, and I’m here to tell you all about the new features, updates and developments that are coming to a booking system near you. Welcome to the July Newsletter. The world is reawakening and getting back to business, just in time for the summer (up here in the northern […]

Amie Parnaby

July 31, 2020

News & Updates, Business tips and advice, Resources
Calendar layout Options

Calendar Layout: Altering how you display your schedule

How you display your schedule is pretty important to both you and your clients. The unique services you provide, how they fit into a timetable, and other determining factors will imply one display is a better option than another. Changing your calendar layout will improve both your customers’ experiences and your organisational ease. The following […]

Amie Parnaby

July 31, 2020

Business tips and advice
Collective Business model for collaboration

Collective Business Model for Company Collaboration

Collaboration is how we work as a species, so the concept of a collective business model isn’t so far-fetched. Beyond the realms of massive corporate enterprises, there are thousands of medium-sized companies that serve the population. Then there are the small businesses and the sole operators who fight and claw to keep and grow a […]

Amie Parnaby

July 28, 2020

News & Updates
Online Security features

Online Security Features Your Clients Will Love [VIDEO]

We are all part of the machine when we use online apps and systems, and that can feel a little worrying. When you want your clients to use these online platforms, you need to have the cybersecurity of your clients at the forefront of your mind. We know that security is vital, so SimplyBook.me includes […]

Amie Parnaby

July 17, 2020

News & Updates, Business tips and advice, Beauty & Wellness
Holistic Health Marketing

Holistic Health Marketing – 6 Ideas for your Business

In decades past, the practice of yoga grew to become a multi-billion dollar industry in the 21st century. Along with the ancient wisdom of yogic practice, there has also been a boom in the increased adoption of holistic health practices. From meditation and mindfulness to reiki and energy healing, there are many ways to adopt […]

Amie Parnaby

July 14, 2020

News & Updates
Signing up with SimplyBook.me

Signing up with SimplyBook.me (simple, quick, and no card details)

When you want to get to know a system, you must be able to use it. We know it, and the best way for us to help you is to let you. If you haven’t already do done so, the video below will walk you through signing up with SimplyBook.me. Signing Up with No Strings […]

Amie Parnaby

July 10, 2020

News & Updates
online scheduling for childcare

Online Scheduling for Childcare Providers (of all kinds)

Childcare today is an essential part of our daily lives, societal and economic infrastructure, and even business. The single parent doesn’t function in society without childcare, and neither do the families with two working parents. Society has changed, childcare has become the very cornerstone on which business, economy, and the continuation of the species rests. […]

Amie Parnaby

July 7, 2020

News & Updates
configuring your marketplace listing

Booking.page – Configuring your Marketplace Listing

When you create your SimplyBook.me scheduling website or widget, you automatically get a listing on our global service marketplace. Booking.page. Here, I will talk about how you can configure your marketplace listing and getting the most out of the extra booking channel. With a little help from the video, we’ll go through the significant benefits […]

Amie Parnaby

July 3, 2020