Hello, Softinn Booking Engine users!
Softinn Promo Code system offers you a Lazada-liked promo code system that helps hotelier in terms of creating promo code with specified criteria, managing the promotion usage, and analyzing the promotion performance.
This guide serves as a a humble introduction to Softinn Promo Code System with details guidelines for you as a reference guide when you fill in your promo code form on Softinn Extranet for your promotion campaign.
Introduction to Softinn Promo Code System
Follow the guidelines below:
Step 1 : Log in to Softinn Extranet
Step 2 : Select the correct property
Step 3 : Go to ‘MORE’
Step 4 : Then, scroll down the page and select ‘Create Promo Code’ tool (as shown in picture below)
Step 5 : You will be directed to the ‘Promotions’ page. Click on the ‘+’ button
NOTE: If you have created promo code before, the list of promo codes created previously will be showed on this page as well.
Step 6 : Fill up the information in the pop-up window – Add Promotion. Make sure to fill up the required info, the one with red asterisk (*) mark (shown in the picture below).
NOTE: Please refer to Additional Promo Code Form Guide (at the bottom of this article) if you are not sure what it means.
Step 7 : Click on “Save Changes” and then click on ‘Yes, add now!’
Step 8 : The system will trigger a ‘Done’ message indicates that you have successfully created a new promo code.
Additional Promo Code Form Guide
|Promotion Type:||There are three types of promotions: |
|Issuer:||There are two types of issuers: |
|Status:||Two status option: |
|Name:||Name of the promotion. This name will be showed on the promotion widget.|
|Promotion Code:||Promo code for customer to key in when they book to get discount.|
|Discount:||Discount value put as percentage (%) or rate / amount ($). |
|Total Quantity:||How many times promo code can be used. Set the limit of eligible claims of your promotion.|
|Promotion Start From:||It is the promotion validity period. Set the eligible booking date. For example: |
Use this field if you are running a campaign where you wanted your customer to booking within this period. If you wanted this promo codes to be available for check-in all year long, we suggest to set the limit at least within 12 months.
|Allow Check-In From:||Limit the eligibility of the check-in and check-out date that entitle the discount. For example: |
Use this field if you are running a campaign where you wanted specify the check-in date and check-out date. You could use this to run discount during your low season. If you wanted this promo codes to be available for check-in all year long, we suggest to set the limit at least within 12 months.
|Minimum Booking Rate:||Minimum fees to activate the promo code.|
|Minimum Nights:||Minimum night stay to activate the promo code.|
|Max Nights:||Maximum night stay eligible for the promo code.|
|Eligible Room Types:||Choose from the options if the promo code only applicable to specific room type. Leave it empty if you want the promo codes to be applicable to all room types.|
|Eligible Days:||Choose from the options if the promo code only applicable on a specific day. Leave it empty if you want the promo codes to be application to all days (Monday – Sunday).|
|Apply Public Holiday:||Is the promo code applicable during public holiday? Set to “No” if you do not want the promo codes to be applicable during public holidays (e.g. to optimize your revenue).|
|Apply Discounted Rates:||Is the promo code applicable with other special promotion? Set to “No” if you do not want the promo codes to be applicable on top of the discounted prices given in the system. Otherwise, customer could enjoy further discount using the promo codes on top of the original given discounted rates.|
|Cancellation Policy||Choose from the options if the promo codes are subjected to the cancellation policy.|
|Set this promotion for private use only:||Is the promo code for private use only? Set to “No” if you want your promotion to appear on LGH promotions page.|
If you click “Yes”, it means your promo code will not be auto-applied on Softinn Booking engine. Set to “Yes” only when you want to run your promotion privately.
|Unique Code:||There are two options: |
Let’s try running some promotion campaigns with the help of Softinn Promo Code System 🙂