How to get started with the Fitbizzle booking system

So you’ve decided to take the plunge and start using a booking and payments system for your fitness classes. We’re happy to have you on board! In this article we’ll go through the next steps that usually take place after you get in touch with us here at Fitbizzle.

14 weeks ago by Amelia


7 Reasons Why Fitness Entrepreneurs Should Be Blogging

We’ve briefly spoken about the benefits of blogging in the past, but the advantages of having a blog for any type of business are so abundant, that they deserve a blog post of their own. We believe that having a blog is beneficial for any type of business, but there are unique advantages to having a blog for fitness instructors. Without further ado, here are our top six reasons why fitness entrepreneurs should seriously consider blogging.

14 weeks ago by Amelia


Digital Yoga Academy Review

In an effort to offer support to fitness instructors and yoga teachers beyond the Fitbizzle software, we’re going to start occasionally reviewing some of the online resources we stumble upon. This week we’ll be taking a look at the Digital Yoga Academy, run by Kelly McHugh. The Digital Yoga Academy consists of digital marketing courses for yoga teachers as well as a great blog and a Facebook group.

14 weeks ago by Amelia


The Best Apps and Websites for Fitness Entrepreneurs

During my time as the Communications Manager for Fitbizzle, I’ve learnt about how important — and challenging — it is to make a fitness business stand out from the multitude of competitors out there. Here are some of the tools I’ve discovered that can be a great help for promoting and growing your business. I hope you enjoy them!

14 weeks ago by Amelia


4 Low-Cost Marketing Tips for Budding Fitness Instructors

The fitness industry can be intimidating for a newcomer. 1 in 7 people in the UK have a gym membership, and large companies offering highly affordable membership deals can seem all but invincible to those who are just starting their business. While these companies are able to spend thousands on disruptive marketing campaigns and offer 24/7 access alongside hundreds of classes, there are still many ways in which small fitness studios and independent instructors can stand out. Here are some of our beginner-friendly tips for promoting your business without breaking the bank.

14 weeks ago by Amelia


5 Reasons Why Budding Fitness Entrepreneurs Should Invest in a Booking Software

When starting out, many fitness instructors wonder if a booking software really is worth the money. While they can make your life easier by saving time on administrative tasks such as booking in clients and checking for availability, household names such as Mindbody, whose prices start at £65 a month for the most basic package, seem all but out of reach for trainers who are only just starting to grow their list, or only offer fitness classes on a part-time or seasonal basis.

14 weeks ago by Amelia


Which fitness studio software is right for me?

The one thing pretty much every single business owner has a shortage of is time. When you run a fitness studio or gym, answering emails and maintaining a good online presence that services your customers can seem pretty overwhelming. Thankfully, there are a lot of innovative software products out there that can help you run your business and save you time, helping you focus on what really matters — keeping your customers happy and growing your business. Below, we’ve listed a few different software products that suit different types of fitness entrepreneurs.

14 weeks ago by Amelia