Well organised widget for an adventurous business
For today’s Widget Wednesday, the feature business is Seg Rally! With locations all around the UK, Seg Rally offers fun and exciting Segway rides on specially planned terrain tracks that offer both a beautiful way to view natural routes and a thrilling experience! Neat things: Big, red button that fits with the brand logo on other pages to link to booking page Redeemable, pre-purchased deals available via codes Services separated by different locations Calendars opened up after location is selected,
Customer Databases, Part 2
In our recent blog post we explored how small and mid-sized businesses can create and maintain a meaningful customer database. Of course there’s no point in having a perfect database if you don’t use it, so here’s a brief look at some of the best ways to use your growing customer list to add real value to your business. 1. Data speaks volumes Identify trends and patterns in your data and learn as much as you can from it. 2.
Customer Databases, Part 1
Customer Relationship Management is really important for many businesses, in particular small ones, as it is the focus point of sales and marketing strategies. At the centre of a business’ CRM is their customer database, which is a really helpful tool enabling them to; identify customer trends, create customer loyalty and increase their customer communication. All businesses have a customer database, whether it is a computerised system or a piece of paper with names and details written on. Here are some tips on
Making booking music classes easy
For today’s Widget Wednesday, the feature business is Mini Mozart! Based in North London, the business offers music classes for children and babies. The classes focus on familiarising children with different instruments and an interactive mini musical-based on a different fairy tale each week. Neat things: Matching colour scheme: The widget has been customised so that it seamlessly integrates with the rest of the website. Multiple calendars: Enables customers to easily plan their bookings in advance. Multiple Resources:
Make the most of Small Business Saturday this weekend
This weekend is the first Small Business Saturday in the UK, and many are expecting big things. Here is a look into the history of this event and how service businesses can also get involved. Small Business Saturday was created by American Express and has been running in the US since 2010. The event was started in order to recognise those small businesses that also do their bit through boosting the economy, creating jobs and preserving the local independent shops
Residential rehearsal studio making the most of BookingBug
For today’s Widget Wednesday, the feature business is Garage 57! Based in West London, Garage 57 is a rehearsal and recording studio that provides a well equipped and staffed facility for all types of musicians and music producers for their practices or professional recordings. Neat things: Variable time services for sessions with different lengths Detailed step-by-step instructions of the booking process written out besides the widget on the left Membership enabled for returning customers Convenient social connect for new users to
Quick tips to jump start your marketing
Marketing is a well established and crucial component of business. Whilst the theories and strategies surrounding marketing continue to evolve, the core principle remains the same: communicating the value of a product or service to customers. Marketing, in various guises, is critical for all forms of businesses, and it is important to recognise that all your stakeholders are unique and therefore will have different needs and habits. So with that in mind, in order to ensure your marketing is effectively
The trend toward value-add in store services
Here at BookingBug we work with retailers of all shapes and sizes, each on the same journey – to adapt to the fast-changing needs and expectations of the multi-channel consumer. So amongst the media doom and gloom it’s always great to hear when a brand is innovating and doing exciting things – especially when its one of our customers.
Our first feature widget!
This week’s Widget Wednesday features The Jack The Ripper Tour that makes use of BookingBug customisation.
Find out about new features, upgrades, changes & news
When logged into your account, you will now see a new megaphone icon at the top right. When this is highlighted with a number, you have new notifications to read from BookingBug. These could be anything relevant to your business, including new features, upgrades, changes or news from the support or development teams.