Are you an expert, a freelancer or maybe you’re simply searching for more leads and enabling individuals to quickly and expertly book time in your calendar? Well, in today’s video, I’m gon na show you everything you need to understand to utilize Calendly Hi everybody, Scott Friesen here at Simpletivity, assisting you to get more done and take pleasure in less tension. And I have actually utilized Calendly for a while now. It is a quick and extremely easy tool to permit people who have an interest in my business and in my work to book time with me. I wan na show you how to get things started. We’re gon na get things kicked off by going into our menu, into our account once you have actually signed up with Calendly. And one of the top places that you’re gon na wan na go is up here to your account. Since actually everything is based around your relationship with Calendly and your calendar, and we desire to go to calendar connections. So the first thing that you’re gon na wan na do is ensure that you add one or more calendar accounts. This not just enables Calendly to book those appointments directly to your calendar but it likewise permits Calendly.
And what I imply by this, is things beyond simply Calendly visits but things that are taking place perhaps in your individual life or other conferences that come up as a part of your day. This is certainly gon na be your very first stop to make sure that you have your calendar connections set up properly. Next up, we wan na stay 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 probably more crucial than you think. You’re gon na wan na put the name of your business or possibly it’s your full name. But remember, this is the URL that you are gon na be showing users. This is what you can link from your website or your social networks accounts or you can just copy and paste this and give it to people directly so that they can arrive on your Calendly page. All right, when you have actually been finished with your account settings, let’s return to the house screen. I simply wan na reveal you where some of those changes take place. I’m gon na click on my link here just to show you where this appears. This is the preliminary landing page where people are gon na see my profile image, my name and that welcome message. I have actually got 2 occasions presently that people can pick from and when they click on one of those events, they are also gon na see my branding here. This is where the logo enters into play. Now let’s move on to the events themselves and how can you set up one or more occasions so that it’s as easy for your potential leads or for your customers to come in here and book time with you. So let’s go back to our menu within our account screen here. And this is really our main page here on the home screen where you can include and modify existing occasions. I have actually got two occasions that I’m utilizing at the moment but let’s go and develop a brand-new occasion from scratch. We gon na pick that brand-new occasion type, which is gon na open up a new screen. We’ve got two choices here, we can either develop an individually conference or a group meeting. Now a group meeting lets multiple guests meet with you at a single time. This may be excellent for an instructor or if you are offering a group webinar or something along those lines here. However in most cases, the majority of people are using Calendly for individually conference.
In this case, I’m gon na state, I will call my invitees ’cause I’m gon na ask them to provide their phone number. I’m gon na say update, that’s gon na save that alternative here. I’m simply gon na say, this is a meeting with Scott for a consulting session, something like that, simply something so they can distinguish what this event is about compared to perhaps some of the other occasions that I have available.
And lastly, we can pick a various color. This is very useful if you have multiple events, I’m gon na pick red in this case just so it stands apart from the other occasions that I’ve currently produced. Now as soon as we hit next, we’re gon na get to the nuts and bolts of our event. In this menu screen called when can individuals book this occasion. By opening this app, you’re gon na see a lot of