Are you a consultant, a freelancer or maybe you’re simply looking for more leads and allowing individuals 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 use Calendly Hi everyone, Scott Friesen here at Simpletivity, assisting you to get more done and delight in less tension. And I have actually utilized Calendly for a while now. It is a really easy and quick tool to enable people who are interested in my organization and in my work to book time with me. I wan na show you how to get things begun. So we’re gon na get things started by going into our menu, into our account as soon as you have actually joined Calendly. And one of the top places that you’re gon na wan na go is up here to your account. Because really everything is based around your relationship with Calendly and your calendar, and we want 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 allows Calendly to book those visits straight to your calendar but it likewise permits Calendly.
And what I mean by this, is things beyond just Calendly appointments but things that are occurring perhaps in your individual life or other meetings 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 correctly. Next up, we wan na stay with our account settings this time we’re gon na go to account account settings and I just wan na encourage 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 service or possibly it’s your complete name. But keep in mind, this is the URL that you are gon na be showing users. This is what you can connect from your site or your social networks accounts or you can just copy and paste this and give it to individuals straight so that they can arrive on your Calendly page. All right, as soon as 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 take place. I’m gon na click on my link here simply to reveal you where this appears. So this is the preliminary landing page where people are gon na see my profile image, my name which welcome message. I have actually got two occasions presently that people can select from and when they click among 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 simple for your prospective 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 truly our main page here on the home screen where you can include and edit existing events. I’ve got two events that I’m utilizing at the moment however let’s go and create a new event from scratch. We gon na select that new event type, which is gon na open a new screen. We’ve got 2 options here, we can either develop an individually meeting or a group conference. Now a group conference lets numerous guests meet you at a single time. This may be terrific for an instructor or if you are offering a group webinar or something along those lines here. In the majority of cases, the bulk of individuals are utilizing Calendly for one-on-one meeting.
In this case, I’m gon na say, I will call my guests ’cause I’m gon na ask them to provide their phone number. I’m gon na say upgrade, that’s gon na conserve that alternative 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 events that I have available.
And last but not least, we can pick a different color. This is extremely practical if you have several occasions, I’m gon na select red in this case so it stands out from the other events that I have actually currently developed. Now when we struck next, we’re gon na get to the nuts and bolts of our event. In this menu screen called when can individuals book this event. By opening this app, you’re gon na see a lot of