QloApps Bookings via Facebook Fan Page is an addon for QloApps. With the help of this module, you can show your hotel booking website on Facebook.
So this will help you to score bookings directly from Facebook. Hence, generating more revenue.
- To use and have the functionality, it is necessary to have an SSL certified website. Facebook does not allow linking of any website without an SSL certificate.
- You can create tabs only on those Facebook pages which have 2000 or more followers. Or if your app has been whitelisted by Facebook.
- Link admin’s QloApps website to the admin’s Facebook Fan page.
- Needs to have a “Fan page” on their Facebook account.
- Needs to have a Facebook developer account.
- Admin has to specify API keys to configure the module.
- Admin needs to have a “Fan page” on their Facebook account.
Installation Of QloApps Bookings via Facebook Fan Page
The installation of any module is very simple in QloApps.
- Go to Module and Services tab
- Click on Add New Module
- Now upload the Zip file of Module and click on Install
Now You Have Installed The Module. So Let Us Check The Module Configuration.
Configuration Of QloApps Bookings via Facebook Fan Page
After the module installation, a menu will be created in Hotel Reservation–> Settings
The configurations of this module are very simple. Just enter the Facebook details and you are ready to go.
How to get the API keys
To get the API keys admin should have an account on the Facebook developer site. Admin needs to create a developer account on Facebook in order to add new apps to the account.
Enter Display Name and Contact Email Id to Add a New App.
Go to Basic Settings. Now admin has access to App ID & App secret key to configure his/her module.
How to link the module with the Facebook app
To link module with the Facebook app, an admin has to go to the Facebook developer account.
Go to App settings and then click on Add Platform. On clicking add platform a pop up will open.
Admin needs to add the Website URL and Page Tab.
Admin needs to add website URL & Page details to Integrate them into a shop.
After this, click the button shown in the pictures below to make your app public.
Do remember to disable the “Native or Desktop App” option.
In case if you want to enable the “Native App” option then make sure to disable option (Shown by right arrow).
Do not forget to allow API Access to App Settings.
In this way, the admin can successfully link the module with a Facebook account.
How to create a Facebook fan page
Admin needs to integrate the Facebook fan page into their own Facebook account.
Login to your Facebook account, Now click the button shown in the picture below to expand the Drop-down menu & then click on “Create Page” to add a new Facebook fan page.
Now follow the steps represented in pictures below.
After filling in necessary details in the screens above, click on “Get Started” to go to your fan page.
This is how an admin can create a Facebook fan page successfully to proceed further.
This was all from the QloApps Bookings via Facebook Fan Page. I hope I was able to clarify the functioning of the module to you.
If you want to learn about the functionality of QloApps then you can visit this link: QLO Reservation System – Free Open-Source Hotel Booking & Reservation System
In case of any query, issue or requirement please feel free to raise it on QloApps Forum
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