PodiumIO Offers our customers an All-in-one e-commerce solution designed for Selling Services. As a part of this, we offer fully customizable & professionally designed e-commerce website themes, also known as your Online e-Service Store
Here's a step-by-step process on how to buy and select PodiumIO Website Theme.
PodiumIO's Online e-Service Stores are built-in WordPress the world's most popular website builder platform. All PodiumIO website themes are designed to optimize the conversion of your online visitors into instant buyers via your fully customizable Live Pricing & Real-Time Booking Pages. In your PodiumIO dashboard, you can create unlimited Live Pricing & Real-Time Booking pages, for each service you wish to sell. With a simple click and paste, we install them onto your new e-commerce website which then allows visitors to;
Instantly obtain live personalized pricing,
Book a confirmed appointment based on your team's real-time availability,
Securely pay online, and
Instant see a booking confirmation on your website (your Online e-service store) as well as instantly receive an email booking confirmation.
Your visitors no longer have to wait to get a quote or estimate! Hence you convert them right while they are most engaged - when they actively shopping. More importantly, you stop them from continuing to shop around.
Step 1 -
Learn how to activate your Subscription with website & hosting services
Step 2 -
Once you have activated your account it's time to choose a website theme design. There are multiple design options for you to choose from among our beautiful home service e-commerce website themes.
Detailed Insight about types of PodiumIO Website Themes Available
Step 3 -
When you purchase a PodiumIO Startup or Grow monthly subscription with our Website+Hosting option, the first 3 months (or first 2 months for Grow) will be charged in advance (upfront). This is NOT an additional fee - just an advance to cover the upfront costs incurred by PodiumIO for creating, installing, and hosting your new website.
Note - If you are eligible for a refund >> the refund amount that you will receive will be after deducting the payment processor fees. Kindly note that the Payment Processor Fee is not refundable.
Learn complete detail about how to activate and initiate payment
Step 4 -
Complete & Approve the E-form - Please fill in the E-form to personalize your E-Service Store (website) with the content and images of your choice.
We’ve made it super easy for you to custom brand your E-Service Store. Your chosen PodiumIO website template already comes with pre-loaded text and images. You can choose to leave the text and images as they are, or modify them as you wish.
Here's a detailed article on what is E-form and step-by-step guide on how to fill in the E-form for your website.
👉 Approve the E-form
Once you have submitted your completed E-form, your content updates will be loaded onto your website and we’ll send you a temporary URL to view your new e-Services Store (website) before going live.
>> The first update is on us, so make sure to get all your changes in now.
Thereafter, you will be able to make changes and updates to your website directly via your WordPress account; on your own, by using a third party, or by using PodiumIO’s professional website design services.
Step 5 - Add Booking Pages to your website
Once you have submitted the content updates and image changes, the next step is to create your Live Pricing and Real-Time booking pages for each of the services you intend to sell or offer on your website. Once these are submitted on the second page of the E-form, PodiumIO will take all submitted content and display it on a temporary hosted website URL for you to review and approve. Once approved our website designers will provide you instructions on how to point your domain (DNS) to your new website hosted on PodiumIO’s servers.
Your site will be live within 48 hours of receiving your completed E-Form. Once live, we will send you the login credentials (with your own password) to your WordPress account.
If you want to self-install a booking page to your website, you can do so in 3 simple steps - How to install booking pages on your website