Offering an online calendar for customers to book a meeting with you

You may want to provide a calendar to your visitors so they can book time with you.

This save the back and forth of asking for availability and coordinating the meeting, then sending the invite and creating a Zoom meeting.

Luckily you have some great options to solve this problem and streamline the process.

Our Recommended Solutions

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Calendly - Click Here

Calendly offers a free version which will give you the basics:
1 Calendar Connection - Google, Office 365, Outlook and iCloud
Personalized booking link
Mobile app
Meeting scheduling
Meeting notifications
One-on-One event types
Embed options (into your website)
Connect to Zoom, MS Teams, Google Meet and GoTo Meeting

Paid Versions:
$8/mo -  Adds group meetings, Team Pages, Custom Email Notifications, Remove Calendly Branding
$12/mo - Adds Stripe/Paypal Integration, MailChimp, Analytics
$? Enterprise - this would be for a very custom need.

You'll have to upgrade to a paid plan in order to:
Set up Group Meetings
Custom Email/SMS notifications
Hide the Calendly Branding
2 Payment Gateways - Monetize meeting using Stripe or PayPal

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SimplyBookMe - Click Here

The free version of SimplyBookMe allow for:
50 bookings per month
Just 1 custom feature
Support for 5 Users

They offer a wide range of Custom Features and their paid version simply give you a specific number of these.

Paid Versions:
$10/mo -The Basic Plan gives you 3 custom features, 100 bookings per month and 15 users
$30/mo - The Standard plan gives you 8 custom features, 500 bookings per month and 25 users.
$60/mo - The Premium plan gives you unlimited access.

There are numerous custom features and we like Simply Book Me for providing a wider range than Calendly.  It's more customizable and outpaces Calendly in scalability. 

Intake Forms
Facebook/Instagram Bookings
Coupons & Gift Cards
Online Payments
Accept Deposits
Photo Galleries
Instagram Photo Sharing
Contact Widget
Language Translation
Terms & Conditions
Google My Business Integration
Client rescheduling
Group Bookings
Booking Approval
HIPAA compliance
Multiple Payment Gateways:
Alipay, Asiapay (PayDollar, PesoPay, SiamPay), Authorize, Bitcoins,, CCAvenue, Dwolla, ECPay, GoCoin,, Liqpay, Mollie,, Payfast, Payfort, Paymentwall, PayPal, PaySafeCard, PayTabs, PayU(Latin America), Pin Payments, Robokassa, Skrill, Square, Stripe, Swish, TapPay, 2Checkout, Virtual Card Services, Worldpay and Zooz.

There's more, but you get the picture.


Calendly is simple and likely will suit your basic business needs.

SimplyBookMe is far more extensible and will grow with your business.