BookingLive: Online Booking System

Facebook App

Overview

The booking system can provide some Facebook integration, from rolling post feeds to displaying booking calendars and availability on your facebook page!

How to setup your Facebook App

  1. Go to ADMIN > CONFIG > FACEBOOK APP
  2. Click CREATE FACEBOOK APP.
  3. Give a internal name, countries, locations, activities, categories that are available to be booked through the app.
    (Note: see the reference table below for more information).
  4. A security token is automatically created for every new app you create.

  

Reference Table

Item

Description

Name

Only used internally to help identify which app is which when they have more than one.
Top Content Custom content that will be displayed above the availability form
Countries Only countries in the right hand column are selected to be used by the tab
Locations Only Locations in the right hand column are selected to be used by the tab
Categories Only Categories in the right hand column are selected to be used by the tab
Activities Only Activities in the right hand column are selected to be used by the tab
App ID The application id number
Security Token A security token that is generated automatically to ensure tab has authorization to link to this installation of bookinglive.

 

Installing the Facebook App

  1. Go to the Facebook BookingLive App Page - http://apps.facebook.com/bookinglive/
  2. Click ADD APP.
  3. Select the page you want to add the app to e.g. your Facebook Page.
  4. After a moment you will be redirected to your Facebook Page, where you will see there is now a "Check Availability" image.
  5. Click this link and enter your: App ID, Client URL, and Security Token
    (Note: these are all found on the Facebook App in ADMIN > CONFIG; Client URL is your website address)
  6. Click REGISTER APP.