The GoMeddo Widget allows your customers a self-service booking process right on your home page, by looking for available spaces in your GoMeddo Resources. It can be easily implemented on your website and will support customisations to brand the Widget accordingly.
Start with Widget - Overview
Fill in Name & Slug
Check Publish landingpage
Fill in Terms and conditions if applicable, or leave to None
Set First day of week
Choose a Default language
Make sure to also enable that language under Enabled languages
Select if you want to create Leads or Contacts
When using Leads, you can choose to Use company field. This will allow Leads to fill in a Company name.
In Resource filters, select what kind of Resource should be the first layer that end users can select
In Bookable resources, select which resources the bookings should be made in
Leave Root Resource Salesforce id empty
In Reservation model, select Availability-based (only in widget)
Select a Default status, Default cancelled status and a Default reservation type
Leave Don't allow double booking unchecked
Configure a Timeslot length in minutes
If applicable, configure Gap between timeslots in minutes
It’s possible to let the user select a reservation type. To insert this as an extra step, make at least one type selectable for the user.
It’s also possible to specify custom timeslot generator settings per reservation type. To use custom settings, set the duration to a non-zero value.
Leave this section empty
Logo: fill in the URL to your logo
Leave the rest as-is
Select a Primary colour
You can use the <script> snippet to use a button that opens a widget in the bottom right of the screen. Or use the <iframe> snippet to embed the widget anywhere on a web page. We will come back to this later.
Configure I you want to show the Show the 'group size' step and Show payments sections
It’s possible to automatically pick a bookable resource by checking Automatically select a bookable resource, which will skip that step for the user. The resource is selected at random. If only one bookable resource is left after filtering, this step will also be skipped.
To skip the bookable resource details, uncheck Show selected resource step.
Insert Text for the Widget button
Select Background color and Font color for the widget button text
Select Logo background color that will be visible behind the GoMeddo logo on the Widget button
Select if Widget is open by default
Provide any custom fields you may have
Press Add new App or Save in the bottom-right corner
Use the <script> snippet (the one from the Widget section from earlier on this page) to use a button that opens a widget in the bottom right of the screen. If you’re a website developer, you can use the <iframe> snippet combined with your own CSS to embed the widget anywhere on a web page.