By Justin Thareja on July 31, 2012 at 8:07 AM
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Online hotel management software announced today the integration of its website booking engine, OBOE to WordPress, a popular software used by hotels for their websites. The integration makes it possible for any webmaster using WordPress to easily add a booking calendar and promotion code box to their site.
According to their website, WordPress is used by 22% of all new websites is the most popular content management system, or CMS on the internet. Their site also states it has been downloaded over 65 million times. It was originally built to be a platform for bloggers to post and syndicate their content. Today, WordPress can be easily customized to meet many needs including news sites, mobile sites and hotel sites.
The innovative technology allows clients to install a booking link on any blog or website created using Wordpress or other content management systems. Supporting both embedded booking pages and stand-alone pages, the company is confident its customers are going to see huge benefits. "We are the first online hotel manage software system to offer this kind of native WordPress integration" Co-founder Thomas Lyle said.
“It’s important to make booking a room a quick and easy process and that’s exactly what this does. The joy for our clients is that it’s not only making life easier for their customers, it’s extremely simple for them too.” Co-founder Thomas Lyle said: “This is another example of how we are making it easier for our clients to improve the online experience for their customers.
For potential guests, when they visit the site they will be able to pick stay dates and enter promotional codes from any page before being taken to the booking page. "It's extremely important that the booking call to action be at top of mind when the guest is ready to book. This means, making the action button clearly available on every page and easy to use".
About Frontdesk Anywhere
Frontdesk Anywhere is a leading provider of innovative hotel management software for independent properties. To date, over 1,000 people use Frontdesk Anywhere every day and 60,000 hotel guests have had their stay managed with Frontdesk Anywhere – from the initial online booking process through arrival, onsite operations and checkout. The company is focused on converging processes traditionally performed by separate systems into a single all-in-one productivity application. All modules are seamlessly integrated within the application and accessible from any computer and most mobile devices. The company is a privately held corporation based in San Francisco, California.
For further information please visit FrontdeskAnywhere.com