Wordpress Plugin: igumbi Online Booking
Generate commission free online bookings directly on your Wordpress Site by integrating the igumbi online booking tool. Ideal for hotels, B&Bs, holiday rentals and apartment sites.
Download the plugin igumbi-online-booking from the official WordPress plugin repository.
igumbi is a simple and fast online booking tool / online booking engine (also an online hotelsoftware / PMS and a revenue- / yield-management system). Used by hotels, holiday rentals: apartments or holiday houses.
The plugin makes the booking tool available to your WordPress site. You will use the igumbi backend to handle your daily business and reservations, send emails via email-templates like offers and confirmations, create invoices, assign rooms, check in and register your guests.
igumbi gives your site visitors dynamic room/apartment prices based on revenue management methods, which also implement an upselling strategy. This will help you, as the property owner, to earn more and pay less OTA comissions.
The plugin is free to use, but you do need an account with igumbi.com.
Create your igumbi account
and integrate the booking tool into your wordpress site.
Before you set the tool live ensure that you have entered all reservations into the igumbi backend (at least for the critical dates) so that the correct daily availability can be calculated.
Display the booking box where you need it
With the new plugin architecture, you can now leverage the flexibility of the shortcodes to display the elements of the igumbi booking tool in your pages or on your widgetized areas (sidebar, footer, header).
Tune the colors of the booking tool by adjusting the CSS
You can overwrite the CSS generated by the igumbi booking tool to match the look and feel of your sites theme in the igumbi backend or via the WordPress igumbi Settings Page.
Check out the official site for details and screenshots.
- Download the plugin, add it to your blog in the plugin folder and activate it.
- Go to the settings page and fill out the details. get the Code from the igumbi settings page
- Add to any page, post, or as a sidebar widget. Integrate with shortcodes [igumbi_dialog] and [igumbi_avform] into your site template. [igumbi_dialog] needs to be laced where you want the response of the system.
- Tweak and overwrite the CSS to match the look of your template via the igumbi backend or the setting page in WordPress.