If you want to expand your business, you will need more than just an online booking system. You will also have to conduct some promotional activities. Remember, if your business website doesn’t appear on Google’s search results pages, you will be missing out on potential sales opportunities. This simple guide will highlight how you can… Read more Local SEO Strategies to Book More Appointments
Building out custom forms is pretty complex – folks need to be able to create lots of different types of fields, set custom labels, create conditional fields, and adjust layouts. We knew from the beginning that we had no desire to re-create all that complexity inside Simply Schedule Appointments. It just didn’t make sense to… Read more Book Appointments with Formidable Forms
As more people start using Simply Schedule Appointments, we’ve had lots of folks who need to translate the plugin into other languages. Understandably, people were most interested in having the booking form translated. Simply Schedule Appointments is and always has been translation-ready, but we started to bump into some of the limitations of the WordPress… Read more Easier translations for your appointments – booking in your language
Ever wanted to send a reminder email to your customers the day before their appointment to make sure they remember? If you’re a Pro Edition customer, now you can! Today’s release includes the first part of our flexible reminders feature, which allows you to send out email reminders and email followups as needed. Here’s a… Read more Appointment reminders and followups for Pro Edition
Back in February, we released the ability to allow your customers to pay for their appointments with Stripe. That’s been really handy, but quite a few folks also wanted to add PayPal to the mix. Today, we released PayPal payments for Simply Schedule Appointments! Preparing for payments First things first – if you want to… Read more Let your customers pay for their appointments with PayPal
In the latest version of Simply Schedule Appointments, we now have a 20-minute appointment increment available. This is perfect for those of you who need to schedule appointments every 20 minutes, particularly for you photographers out there. We see you. In addition to 10, 15, 30, and 60 minutes, you can now select to have… Read more Appointments every 20 minutes
We had plans to allow folks to take payments for appointments through Simply Schedule Appointments from the very beginning, so that was one thing we guessed right. What we didn’t guess, though, was how crucial this feature would be for so many. So we’re very happy to announce that Simply Schedule Appointments now includes the… Read more Accept payments for appointments with Stripe
One of our earliest assumptions when we started building Simply Schedule Appointments was that folks would be mostly booking appointments in the near future – mostly in the next week or two. Of course, there’s nothing like real people using your software to test your assumptions! As more and more folks have started installing and… Read more New views for booking appointments – monthly now available!
We’ve done our best to build a really solid product, but with software development, bugs and issues are just a fact of life. No matter how much we test and check, we just can’t predict every possible use case, hosting setup, or potential conflicts with other plugins and themes. When one of our customers is… Read more 1-Click Support built right in!
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!