Are you a consultant, a freelancer or maybe you’re just looking for more leads and allowing people to easily and professionally book time in your calendar? Well, in today’s video, I’m gon na show you whatever you need to understand to utilize Calendly Hey there everybody, Scott Friesen here at Simpletivity, assisting you to get more done and delight in less tension. And I have actually used Calendly for a while now. It is a really easy and fast tool to allow people who are interested in my business and in my work to book time with me. I wan na show you how to get things begun. We’re gon na get things kicked off by going into our menu, into our account when you have actually signed up with Calendly. And among the first places that you’re gon na wan na go is up here to your account. And we wish to go to calendar connections because truly everything is based around your relationship with Calendly and your calendar. The very first thing that you’re gon na wan na do is make sure that you add one or more calendar accounts. This not only permits Calendly to book those appointments directly to your calendar but it also permits Calendly.
And what I indicate by this, is things beyond just Calendly consultations however things that are taking place perhaps in your personal life or other meetings that come up as a part of your day. This is absolutely gon na be your extremely first stop to make sure that you have your calendar connections set up correctly. Next up, we wan na remain with our account settings this time we’re gon na go to account account settings and I simply wan na encourage you to upload an image.
Now this is most likely more important than you believe. In most cases, you’re gon na wan na put the name of your service or possibly it’s your full name. Remember, this is the URL that you are gon na be sharing with users. This is what you can connect from your site or your social networks accounts or you can simply copy and paste this and give it to people straight so that they can arrive at your Calendly page. All right, as soon as you’ve been finished with your account settings, let’s return to the house screen. I simply wan na show you where some of those modifications occur. I’m gon na click my link here simply to show you where this appears. So this is the preliminary landing page where people are gon na see my profile image, my name and that welcome message. I’ve got two occasions currently that people can choose from and when they click on one of those occasions, they are likewise gon na see my branding here. This is where the logo enters play. Now let’s move on to the events themselves and how can you set up one or more events so that it’s as simple for your prospective leads or for your clients to come in here and book time with you. So let’s return to our menu within our account screen here. And this is truly our primary page here on the home screen where you can include and edit existing occasions. I’ve got 2 events that I’m using at the moment however let’s go and produce a brand-new event from scratch. We gon na choose that brand-new occasion type, which is gon na open up a new screen. We have actually got 2 choices here, we can either create an individually conference or a group conference. Now a group meeting lets numerous invitees meet with you at a single time. This may be great for a teacher or if you are offering a group webinar or something along those lines here. In many cases, the bulk of individuals are utilizing Calendly for one-on-one meeting.
In this case, I’m gon na state, I will call my invitees ’cause I’m gon na ask them to supply their phone number. I’m gon na say upgrade, that’s gon na save that choice here. I’m simply gon na say, this is a meeting with Scott for a consulting session, something like that, just something so they can distinguish what this occasion is about compared to maybe some of the other occasions that I have available.
And last but not least, we can pick a different color. This is extremely handy if you have multiple occasions, I’m gon na select red in this case just so it sticks out from the other occasions that I’ve already produced. Now as soon as we struck next, we’re gon na get to the nuts and bolts of our event. When can individuals book this event, in this menu screen called. By opening this app, you’re gon na see a lot of