Registrations is a great tool to get people to sign up for free or paid events online. This can be anything ranging from photography mini sessions for your clients to photography workshops, conventions, classes, etc. In this tutorial, we'll use a photographer who is offering 20 mini sessions to their clients. To see a great example of a completed mini session registration, check out this article on our Business Growth Hub!
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To begin, click on SELL ONLINE from your ecommerce control panel and select REGISTRATIONS from the drop down menu. Click on NEW REGISTRATION to begin setting up your registration.
After you create a registration category, you can then click NEW REGISTRATION.
You will be prompted to enter the following for your registration:
Once you've entered your REGISTRATION DETAILS, you'll want to click on ADD REGISTRATION.
You can add IMAGES to your registration to better market your event. This can be a call to action, a simple text graphic, etc. It's a great way to give your clients a visual for what they're signing up for.
You can create FORM FIELDS for your attendees to fill out information for you in. By default, you'll have two (2) sections set up.Section 1: Personal Information
Section 2: Additional InformationYou can edit these fields to request any additional information you need from your attendees (phone number, names of children, tshirt size, etc.)
Next, we'll show you how you can add additional FORM FIELDS to your registration.
To ADD NEW FIELDS, you can click the NEW FIELD button and choose what type of field you wish to add to your registration. You can choose to add fields from the following options:
You can include a DIGITAL DOWNLOAD for your attendees that they get access to once they've completed their registration. This can range from a PDF "What To Wear" guide, a "Frequently Asked Questions guide, or any other item you might want your attendees to download via email once they're all registered for your event. More Details on Setting Up A Digital Download For Registrations
Your REGISTRATION can be optimized in two ways in this field. 1. SITE SEARCH - You can add tags here to make your registration searchable within your ECommerce Site. 2. SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION - You can customize your meta data for search engines as well.