Are you an expert, a freelancer or possibly you’re simply searching for more leads and allowing individuals to quickly and expertly book time in your calendar? Well, in today’s video, I’m gon na show you whatever you need to know to use Calendly Hello everybody, Scott Friesen here at Simpletivity, helping you to get more done and delight in less stress. And I’ve used Calendly for a while now. It is a quick and very simple tool to allow individuals who have an interest in my organization and in my work to book time with me. So I wan na reveal you how to get things started. 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 due to the fact that actually everything is based around your relationship with Calendly and your calendar. The first thing that you’re gon na wan na do is make sure that you include one or more calendar accounts. This not just permits Calendly to book those appointments straight to your calendar but it also enables Calendly.
And what I indicate by this, is things beyond simply Calendly consultations however things that are taking place possibly in your personal life or other conferences that come up as a part of your day. This is definitely gon na be your very 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 motivate you to publish an image.
Now this is most likely more important than you believe. You’re gon na wan na put the name of your business or perhaps it’s your full name. Remember, this is the URL that you are gon na be sharing with users. This is what you can link from your site or your social networks accounts or you can simply copy and paste this and give it to people directly so that they can land on your Calendly page. All right, once you have actually been finished with your account settings, let’s go back to the home screen. I just wan na reveal you where a few of those modifications occur. I’m gon na click on my link here just to show you where this appears. This is the initial landing page where individuals are gon na see my profile image, my name and that welcome message. I’ve got 2 events presently that people can choose from and when they click on one of those events, they are also gon na see my branding here. This is where the logo comes into play. Today let’s carry on to the occasions themselves and how can you set up one or more occasions so that it’s as simple for your potential leads or for your clients to come in here and book time with you. Let’s go back to our menu within our account screen here. And this is really our primary page here on the house screen where you can include and edit existing events. I’ve got two occasions that I’m using at the moment but let’s go and create a brand-new occasion from scratch. We gon na select that new event type, which is gon na open up a new screen. We have actually got 2 options here, we can either create an one-on-one conference or a group conference. Now a group conference lets numerous guests meet you at a single time. This might be terrific for an instructor or if you are offering a group webinar or something along those lines here. But for the most part, most of people are using Calendly for individually conference.
In this case, I’m gon na say, I will call my guests ’cause I’m gon na ask them to offer their phone number. I’m gon na say upgrade, that’s gon na save that choice here. I’m just gon na say, this is a meeting with Scott for a consulting session, something like that, just something so they can distinguish what this event is about compared to maybe some of the other events that I have available.
And finally, we can choose a different color. This is extremely handy if you have numerous occasions, I’m gon na choose red in this case just so it stands out from the other events that I’ve currently produced. Now when we struck next, we’re gon na get to the nuts and bolts of our occasion. In this menu screen called when can individuals book this occasion. So by opening this app, you’re gon na see a lot of