Do you want to be able to take online payments from your customers straight from your booking system? How about payments from customers living abroad, using different currencies? If the answer to these questions is ‘yes’ then you’ll need to have your booking system integrated with a payment processor like Card Save. Below we’ve explained what Card Save is and how it can benefit both you and your customers.
Card Save is one of the world’s leading payment processors. It provides a wide range of services that basically involve letting businesses take online payments and card payments from their customers.
Card Save booking system
By integrating your online booking system with Card Save, you will be able to take online payments from customers all over the world, using any currency. Not only that but you can have the peace of mind that your customers’ payments will be processed securely.
Find out more about the benefits of using Card Save by contacting the System Bookings team.
System Bookings is integrated with Text Local to allow your booking system to send SMS messages for Booking confirmations/Booking Reminders/Booking Cancellations and also send bespoke messages from the admin portal.
Automated SMS Text messages
The system can send follow up messages once a booking or event has been complete. This can be to receive feedback or a a link for the user to book on to the next related event.
Example SMS message
Please see the example SMS in the right hand image
WordPress is a fantastic CMS and here at System Bookings we fond admirers. If you use WordPress to power your website and are wondering if it can be integrated with your new online booking system, the answer is yes! Simply let the team know and we’ll get to work on it.
What is WordPress?
For those who don’t already know, WordPress is one of the world’s leading website platforms. It started off as a simple blogging platform but over the years has grown to be a fully-fledged content management system. Many businesses use it to power their websites from SMEs to large multinational corporations.
WordPress booking system
Offer customers a smooth transition from your WordPress website to your online booking system by integrating the two together. We can customise your online booking form to match your WordPress website to promote brand consistency and increase customers’ confidence in making a booking with your company.
One of the best ways to entice your customers to make a booking online is to provide them with discount, deals and vouchers. Groupon is one of the most popular ‘deals’ websites out there, making it a great choice for integration with your online booking system.
Groupon booking system
By integrating your bespoke booking system with Groupon, you will be able to give your customers the opportunity to redeem their discounts and offers purchased through the deal website. After they have purchased the deal on Groupon they will be send a code that they will need to enter into the booking system. The system will be set up so that it can recognise the code is from Groupon and only allow the transaction to go ahead if the code is valid. This ensures that only customers who have bought the deal on Groupon can make a booking at a discounted rate.
For more information about Groupon integration, contact the System Bookings team today!
Whilst social media may have taken over the world, email marketing is still one of the best ways to engage customers and drive conversions. If you are looking to increase your bookings or get to know your customers better, why not opt to have your booking system integrated with MailChimp?
What is MailChimp
MailChimp is basically an email management application that allows you to create newsletters (known as campaigns) to send out to your customer base.
MailChimp booking system
Integrate your booking system with MailChimp and you will be able to send promotional, marketing emails to your customers with just a few clicks of the mouse. Providing you have your customers’ permission, you’ll be able to pull their email addresses from your database and send them interesting and relevant information that encourages them to make another booking.
Find out more about MailChimp integration and its benefits by contacting the System Bookings team today!