Prior to 2020, a lot of people had not even heard of video conferencing app Zoom. But now we all are aware of how things have changed when you’re stuck at home. With, so many people using Zoom, everyone seems to have a strong opinion about it.
Zoom is a cloud-based video conferencing service you can use to virtually meet with others. It is the leader in modern enterprise video communications, with an easy, reliable cloud platform for video and audio conferencing, chat, and webinars.
Zoom users have surged from 10 million last year to 200 million today. People are using it for online classes such as Yoga, GYM, coaching classes, and also for parties and to chat with friends. Before it was mainly used by businesses, who would have their own processes in place to secure Zoom.
Advantages of Booking plugin integration with Zoom?
Our Booking & Appointment Plugin for WooCommerce is also widely used for online classes. So, as Zoom use has grown so much and in such a short span of time, it then becomes necessary for us to integrate with it. Our main motive is, our clients get advantage and grow their businesses with this integration.
The integration of Booking plugin with Zoom allows users to give their customers a great video conferencing solution. This will also allow them to streamline and automate their sales activity from initial prospect to video call.
How does Zoom work with Booking & Appointment Plugin?
First, you need to connect your Zoom account by using the API Key & API Secret. You can obtain this from your Zoom account & instructions for this are also available in the plugin.
Our current users who have future bookings can also take advantage of this integration. We will provide Zoom links manually to all the upcoming bookings. So, everything will stay connected well. Here is a glimpse of how this will work:
This is how the link will appear on the Order Received page:
And this is how it will appear in the email:
As this was the need of an hour we have integrated our plugin with the Zoom app. And now our customers will be able to integrate their Bookings with Zoom.
We are planning to give a shortcode which will then add the Zoom meeting links in the Google calendar events too. This will help our customers stay updated about the zoom meetings directly from their google calendars and they will not need to login dashboard for this purpose.
We welcome your continued questions and encourage you to provide us with feedback – our chief concern, now and always, is making users happy.
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