How to Install Softinn Booking Engine WordPress Plugin

Hello Softinn Extranet user. Did you setup your Hotel website using WordPress? If yes, we have good news for you! We have released a WordPress plugin whereby you can integrate Softinn Booking Engine to your Hotel website 🙂

With these features, your website visitor can make a room booking directly from your Hotel website, which indirectly you can attract more visitors to your Hotel website. Interesting right? 🙂

Check out the video & guidelines below to find out how to install Softinn Booking Engine WordPress Plugin :

Steps to Install Softinn Booking Engine WordPress Plugin:


Follow the guidelines below:

Step 1 : Go to Softinn Booking Engine Plugin page in WordPress 

  • Click the “Download” button to download the plugin
  • Save the files to your preferred folder

Step 2 : Go to your WordPress admin panel and click “Plugins” located at the sidebar

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Step 3 : Click “Add New”

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Step 4 : Click “Upload Plugin”.

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Step 5 : Click “Choose File”.

  • In the pop-up dialog, select the plugin zip file that you have downloaded.
  • Click “Install now”.

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Step 6 : After installation is complete, click “Activate Plugin”

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Step 7 : Back at the plugin page, scroll down to find “Softinn Booking Engine” plugin
Click “Settings”.

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Step 8 : Fill in your Hotel ID, select your color theme, and copy the shortcode.
Click “Save settings” to save.

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  • You can get your hotel ID by logging in to Softinn Extranet
  • Go to the “More” tab, and click “Generate URL Link”
  • Paste the Hotel ID on the Plugin page.

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Step 9 : Paste the shortcode in your page content where you want the booking engine to show up

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This is how Softinn Booking Engine plugin looks on your WordPress page

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In addition, you also can add the Softinn Widget to your Page 🙂

Steps to Add Softinn Widget in WordPress:


Follow the guidelines below:

Step 1 :Go to your WordPress admin panel page

Step 2 : Go to “Appearance”, then “Widgets”

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Step 3 : Click on “Softinn Calendar” widget

Step 4 : Drag “Softinn Calendar” to your Blog sidebar or page.

Step 5 : You can click on “Visibility”  to custom the condition, if any

Step 6 : Click on “Done”

This is how Softinn Calendar widget will appear on the your Blog sidebar page

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Hope this helps you to install the Softinn Booking Engine WordPress plugin and add Softinn widget in WordPress 🙂

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