Bargains is a new facility we offer under the Buegle brand that
for an easy method of offering your customers and website visitors the
option to redeem a discount offer for one of your services or products
online and offline. The facility ties in with the Freestart
Control Panel in that it allows you to dedicate one (or more) of your
available pages to showcasing a list of offers on your website
or Buegle Store.
displays on your page (or pages) as a small carousel.
Here is a run down of how the ordering process works (click
on the thumbnails to view the full size images):
This is the
carousel of the offer
preview. If you have multiple offers set up, you can use the
left and right arrows to scroll through the offers.
offer is a View button that displays
the offer in its entirety in a window.
Clicking on Buy
Now! for the offer will then take you
registration form allowing you to submit your order. Payment
for Buegle Bargains is currently handled through the PayPal payment
then receive an email confirming the
order along with an enclosed PDF file that can be printed and then
presented at the function or location you are attending.
The form will
contain a QR code that needs to be
scanned using a compatible mobile device. You will then be
taken to a login screen, to which you can enter your credentials and
validate the offer for your customer. This prevents missuse
of the same offer from different customers, which will display in the
eventiality of this happening.
If you do not
a mobile device to hand, you can still validate the offer through the
Buegle Bargains section of the
Freestart Control Panel. This section will present your with
invaluable information on your offers, including details on vouchers
that have already been redeemed and those that are currently pending.
Now that you understand how Buegle
Bargains works, please click
view the next article in the series to learn how to apply and set the
facility up from within your control panel.