Category Archives: CalendarSpots Tips

Online booking for mobile businesses

Do you offer your services on the go, at different client locations? If so, managing appointments can be a challenge since each booking is for a different spot. You might think that automating this process is not possible. Think again! Here’s how to set up your CalendarSpots account if you offer mobile services.

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Automating SMS appointment reminders

By the end of this year, the number of smartphone users is estimated to reach 224.3 million in the United States and exceed 2 billion worldwide (according to Statistica). With so many smartphone users, why not send your appointment reminders by text message? It’s a simple and effective way to reach your customers, and much more cost effective than confirming your appointments verbally over the phone.

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No shows can be costly for a service-based business

Do your clients sometimes forget their appointments? Or perhaps they forget to advise you of last minute changes? These clients are commonly known as “no shows” causing significant loss of productivity and a direct hit to revenue. Continue reading