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Product news and tips to grow your business.

Bringing Christmas back to the holiday season | Why and how

‘Tis the season to be jolly and joyfully choose gifts for the wonderful people in your life. If your favorite people are small business owners, you already know how busy they are. Life goes at a really high pace for them and sometimes even during the gift exchange they are thinking about their business and clients, etc.   Buying gifts for entrepreneurs and small business owners can get challenging. First of all, you need to think about the budget you have for your gift. For example, you’re not buying anything Prada with a $20 gift budget. But for less than that,… Read More

What appointment book or hourly planner are you going to use in 2020?

Hourly planners, calendars, apps, schedules, appointments, reminders, etc. are important to think about as we’re approaching the end of the year. After all, we need to make sure we’re off to a good start in 2020. Because life is better if we’re organized, right? The second question would be: how organized and efficient are we? There are a number of uncertainties around us, many moving targets and too much chaos in general. In the midst of all of it, life and business happens.  Life is beautiful, we hear it all the time. And it definitely is! 🙂 They should also… Read More

Giving Tuesday at Appointfix: FREE Premium plan for Non-Profit Organizations FOREVER!

It’s Giving Tuesday and Appointfix has a very generous gift for non-profit organizations! What is giving Tuesday?Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement and it’ll be celebrated on December 3rd this year. Only two days apart between the events, Giving Tuesday differs from Small Business Saturday, as it has to do with giving only. It is all about helping others through the gift of your time, money, goods, services, or simply your voice, by raising awareness about social causes that resonate with you.  Here are some more informative details about Giving Tuesday, so that you know what you’re getting into… Read More

Get the best deal of the year: 50% OFF (Premium and Ultimate)

Here at Appointfix, we’re truly grateful for you, our dear Appointfix users. We’d like to prove it by celebrating Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday with the best deal of the year. We’re offering you 50% OFF on the Premium and Ultimate plans in the first 12 months! The campaign runs for the next 5 days between November 28th – December 2nd, both dates inclusive.Who is eligible for this campaign: if you are on the Basic Plan, Old Premium ($6.99/month) plan, or you received Premium for free in the past as part of a promotional campaign (with limited functionality), you… Read More

4 fabulous suggestions for Small Business Saturday | Make your business stand out from the pack

Small Business Saturday takes place right after Thanksgiving. Because everything starts with Thanksgiving, right? Fabulously smelling, mouth watering Thanksgiving turkey on the table. The most delicious meal and an awesome family time, counting the blessings on Thanksgiving! Then comes Black Friday with humongous shopping deals and all those ginormous discounts. The very next day, it’s Small Business Saturday! Yey!  After that comes Cyber Monday and please do not letting Giving Tuesday go by without supporting your favorite charity. Phew, what a season!   What is Small Business Saturday? Small Business Saturday falls on November 30 this year and it’s the… Read More

Cyber Monday comes around once a year! Plans and objectives for small business owners

Cyber Monday, the Monday after Thanksgiving, is a significant shopping holiday. It’s about online shopping and so much more! That feeling of shopping from your own comfortable couch at home, with a nice cup of hot chai latte in your hand. No need to go to the mall, find parking, be out in the rain and deal with the craziness of the crowds. Everything is online! And you know what? Clients absolutely love it! How prepared is your small business to be part of the “online shopping party”? Is your objective well defined to get a slice of the profit… Read More

9 key benefits of Appointfix Ultimate that will make you more productive and professional

Our goal at Appointfix is to make your life easier when it comes to managing your schedule. And our Basic (free) plan is a good place to start. But if you’re serious about saving time by automating certain tasks (like sending appointment reminders), then you should definitely consider the Ultimate plan.  Under the Basic and Premium plans, the messages to your clients (instant booking notifications, reminders, follow-ups) are sent via your device and carrier. However, due to restrictions from the iOS and Android operating systems, a tap is required for each reminder to be sent. This means lost time and… Read More

Black Friday discounts and tips to grow your business

After looking at Low budget Thanksgiving marketing ideas for small business owners in a previous article, let’s take a quick look at some Black Friday tips and discounts. Did you know that if we compare Black Friday with any other Friday of the year, on Black Friday sales increase by 663%? That would be the global average. In the USA and the UK the percentage is even higher! So how would you like to sell at least 7 times more this year, considerably increasing your profit margins? Sounds good? Keep reading.   What is Black Friday and why should you… Read More

8 reasons why you should consider getting Appointfix Premium this Black Friday

We started Appointfix with the idea that we want to help professionals become more productive and help them save time when it comes to managing their schedules. And we always wanted to have a free plan (Basic), in order to support businesses like yours that are just getting started or are still small.  As your business grows and you can afford to pay a small fee for our app, we want to help you even more with our paid plans. Premium and Ultimate will help you gain more freedom, they’ll bring you more flexibility, and support you to better serve… Read More

Low budget Thanksgiving marketing ideas for small business owners

What a month November is for you, if you’re a small business owner! It all starts with Thanksgiving, then there’s Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday! That means five special marketing campaign possibilities, in pretty much the same number of days. It is a wonderful opportunity for small business owners and independent professionals to get more sales and new customers. It can also look like a crazy task. So we are trying to give you some very practical ideas you can apply immediately and successfully.   How can you do something that will have a lasting impact… Read More