As we’ve worked on Simply Schedule Appointments and folks have started putting it to work on their own sites, we’ve had lots of requests for customization options for the booking form. We tried a few different approaches, and we’ve finally settled on suite of tools that will allow everyone to customize the appointment booking form… Read more Lots of Custom Styling/CSS Options
Today we released a brand new and much anticipated feature – webhooks! With this handy new feature you’ll be able to integrate Simply Schedule Appointments Pro with thousands of apps. If you’re wondering what webhooks are, it’s a way to send data between different sites/services. Your CRM or email tool might support webhooks, and there… Read more Integrations galore! Introducing webhooks (for SSA Pro users)
There are all kinds of special cases for appointment booking like: interview appointments for a three-day job fair a limited-time offer to your customers preventing people from booking appointments more than 6 months in advance teacher meetings on a parent/teacher night at school We wanted to offer the flexibility to accommodate all these types of… Read more Advanced Scheduling Options for Appointments through your WordPress site
You have a booking form on your site so you can be more efficient with your time. But we’ve all had that client who makes a mistake and then emails (or worse, texts) you to make a change. And then another one. And pretty soon, you haven’t saved any time at all. Our newest release… Read more Improved appointment booking and cancellations for your WordPress site
Today, we’re releasing a feature that we’ve had a lot of requests for. We had planned to tackle this a little later on, but we were hearing from our current users that they really wanted to be able to customize the way the booking form appeared for their customers. We listened! So we’ve released a… Read more Simply Schedule Appointments Surprise Feature: Styles!
As we started adding features like MailChimp and Google Calendar Sync, we realized quickly how painful it was to have to edit each appointment type individually to take advantage of these features. So we’ve added in the ability to bulk edit appointment types. If you upgrade to Simply Schedule Appointments Plus and decide to take… Read more Bulk Appointment Type Editing
Today we released the final feature of Simply Schedule Appointments Plus: MailChimp! Now you can connect Simply Schedule Appointments to your MailChimp account. When you’re editing an appointment type, you’ll see all of your MailChimp lists. Select a list and your customers will have the option to subscribe to that list when they book an… Read more Simply Schedule Appointments MailChimp
When a customer is booking an appointment, there are some things you’ll need to know, like their name, their email address, and maybe their phone number or address. In the Basic version of Simply Schedule Appointments, we simply provide you with a checklist of fields you’re likely to want or need and you can indicate… Read more Simply Schedule Appointments Custom Fields
Nobody is more excited than we are to announce our newest feature: Google Calendar Sync! With this feature, you can connect to your Google account, and automagically sync your available time to Simply Schedule Appointments. Got a dentist appointment Thursday morning? As long as it’s on your Google Calendar, that time will show an unavailable… Read more Simply Schedule Appointments Google Calendar Sync
Being able to set the exact hours that your business is open or the times each week that you want to accept appointments is all well and good, but what about those special exceptions? You know, for when you want to travel, take a vacation, celebrate a holiday, or otherwise just block out time where… Read more Simply Schedule Appointments Blackout Dates
I’m not gonna lie, folks. It’s been a tough few months learning new technologies and developing Simply Schedule Appointments to be as lovely and as easy to use as possible. But we hope that you’ll be really happy and really pleased with the results of all our labors. We are so, so excited to announce… Read more Simply Schedule Appointments Basic Available Now!
This week, we finished the beta version of the appointment booking experience – where your visitors browse (and book) available times. Here’s a quick preview: The booking form automatically detects your visitors’ time zone and sets it accordingly, they also have the ability to change it and preview your availability in a different time zone.… Read more Simply Schedule Appointments Booking Form