It's imperative to set up an onboarding process for new members so that as many of them as possible can quickly form the habit of going to the gym and training constantly. Only then will they become loyal and long-term members.
The latest think tank of EuropeActive has published an article on the importance of physical exercise against the spread of COVID-19. According to the document, the conditions created by the pandemic have highlighted the importance of physical exercise and the health of society.
Facebook is set to launch a new feature that will allow businesses to organize events through live streaming, host them and collect payments from attendees, all in one place. The new feature is connected to Facebook Live.
For gyms, digitization means more than implementing management software. An important aspect of digitizing a gym is allowing members to control their own activities. This means that members can manage their own activity and account through online tools.
We recently launched a new UPfit.cloud feature designed to help gyms create more effective sales campaigns. We're talking about a system of discount codes through which clubs can offer discounts on memberships purchased online.
There is an easier way to get more members! Communicate efficiently with them through automated emails, provide them the option to purchase memberships online, delight them with a professional mobile app and member account, and surprise them with fast services at the reception desk.
With UPfit.cloud, everything is done quickly, and you can start seeing results in a matter of days. Find out the advantages of our platform in a 20-minute demo session.
All customers interested in this feature ask us the same question - which is the right choice for my gym: the general mobile app or the white-label app? If you're also wondering the same question, here are the differences between the two types of apps.
One of the most significant and most persistent trends in the fitness market in the last decade has been group fitness classes. Even if they must attend group X classes from their living room, members remain loyal to this workout type. So, what is stopping you from launching group fitness classes at your gym?
No matter how impressive your gym's social media updates are and how many likes you get, your entire effort should focus on a single goal - recruiting new members. And you can only do this if you get the attention of followers based in your area.
Online payments are one of the most popular trends in the fitness industry and with good reason. That is why I will do my best to explain what an online payment system means for a fitness center and why you need to implement it at your gym.
Apple gave hints about a new virtual fitness service that would be available through an app on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV, with a monthly subscription. This is not the first step into the fitness market for the giant tech company, but now Apple will be in direct competition with companies like Peloton and Nike.
The decision to implement new management software for any type of business is very important. It can generate a lot of headaches for both management and the employees using it. Here are some questions you should ask when thinking of investing in a new platform for your gym.
To ensure a comfortable atmosphere for all your members, each person entering your gym should obey simple rules. That doesn't mean you have to argue with difficult members, but there are ways you can convince them to be aware of their behavior.
It is essential to have a marketing strategy that will help you recruit as many new members as possible for your gym. Sounds complicated? Don't worry. It's not! With just a handful of tasks, you can quickly grow the number of new members, without a large budget.
One of the biggest challenges for fitness operators everywhere is to maintain a strong relationship with members. This is where automation and artificial intelligence comes in, one of the most popular features of the UPfit.cloud gym management software.
You don't have to invest a lot of money and time in PT services, to expand them properly. With a few well-thought strategies, your trainers can increase your business almost immediately, and your department will run itself.
Your fitness center can also sell memberships and services online. Implementing an online payment solution means a lot less work for your team and a more convenient way for your members to renew their membership.
The retention rate is one of the main concerns of any fitness operators. There a several strategies that you can implement, to ensure that your gym's retention rate is alewasy good. And the best part is that most of these strategies are a one-time effort with long-term benefits.
We have created a series of free guides that will help expand your gym: advice on increasing sales, lead management, optimising your online marketing strategy, creating a corporate program, and so much more. There are dozens of e-books and guides with useful information and ideas for ambitious gyms, that are willing to use all the tools available to grow their business and recruit more members.