Widget language

Select a language for your multilingual page.

Active widget link

Copy paste to your website

Active widget link with booking policy

Copy paste to your website

Widget HTML code

Copy paste to your website

Button with pop-up widget code

Copy paste to your website

Test online reservations

HELP PAGE PART

  • Widget language
  • Widget integration to website
  • Button with pop up widget integration to website
  • Your own button with active link
  • Integration to Facebook “Book now” button
  • Widget integration to Facebook
  • Online bookings on Google
  • How to create google post with active Book button
  • Reservations widget for multiple restaurants

Widget language

Your widget language is set by default in your Account settings.

When you select a widget language here, all codes changes. This option is good for multi-language website.
Select English language and then add widget to your English website, choose Spanish and add to Spanish website, etc.

If you cannot find your language, please contact us by email [email protected]

Widget integration to website

Widget is HTML code based. Tablein  allows you to set up website widgets in seconds with a simple html code that you can copy and paste into your website.
  • Open your WordPress, Wix, Squarespace or other website builder
  • Open the page where reservation widget will be hosted.
  • Add the HTML Code component to the page.
  • From Online reservations tab “Integration” copy your widget code and paste it to your website
  If you are having trouble setting up this widget, please contact us by email [email protected] We will help you free of charge

Button with pop up widget integration to website

Button with pop-up idget is HTML code based.

  • Open your WordPress, Wix, Squarespace or other website builder
  • Open the page where reservation widget will be hosted.
  • Add the HTML Code component to the page.
  • From Online reservations tab “Integration” copy your button code and paste it to your website
  • For mobile version we reccomend to use active link.

If you are having trouble setting up this widget, please contact us by email [email protected] We will help you free of charge.

Your own button with active link

If Tablein widget doesn’t suit your website design, you can create your own button and use active link.

We have two active link options:

  • Single widget
  • Widget with booking policy.

You can add or change booking policy on Online reservations, tab “Settings”. 

Integration to Facebook “Book now” button

To take reservations on your Facebook page:

  • Sign into your Facebook Business Manager account
  • Navigate to your Facebook page, and click + Add a Button below your cover photo
  • Select “Book with you”, then “Book now” then “Next”
  • Choose “Link to website”
  • To get your unique URL, open Tablein system and from sidebar menu “Online reservations” – third tab  “Integrations” copy widget active link
  • Within Facebook, paste the URL copied from the previous step and click finish
  • To test the your “book now” button, click the pencil on “Book Now” and then “Test Button”.
You can also use this active link in all your posts with asking to book a table now (Call-to-action)

Widget integration to Facebook

Please note!

Facebook API is not allowing Pages with fewer than 2k Likes to install custom tabs.

If your Page currently has less than 2,000 followers, you might not be able to add widget to your Facebook Page yet. You will see the following error during the install steps: This page does not have permission to install the custom tab

If you have more followers, please follow next steps:

  • Type “Static HTML” in the Facebook search bar and click on “Add Static HTML to a Page
  • Add Static HTML: iFrame tabs to your Facebook page by selecting your page and clicking on “Add Page Tab”
  • Change Tab name to reservation in the “Tab name & image” tab then, paste the Tablein widget HTML code into a page content control. 
  • Once you’ve saved the HTML code, go back to your Facebook page and go to your page Settings – Edit Page. Near the Welcome tab click the Settings button and edit settings, into custom tab name simply type your desired name, like “Book a table” or “Online reservation” click save and ok to confirm.

 

Online bookings on Google

Posting through Google My Business lets you publish your events and services directly to Google Search and Maps. By creating posts, you can place your timely text, video, photo content or ask to book a table in front of customers when they find your business listing on Google.

How to Add reservation URL to your Google Business page:

  • Sign in to Google My Business.
  • If you have multiple locations, open the location you’d like to manage.
  • Click into the INFO and select URLs section.
  • Depending on your business category, you may see options to add additional URLs.
  • Enter to Reservations URL your Tablein widget link (available on widget integration)
  • Click Apply.

How to create google post with active Book button

Follow these steps:

  • Click Create post, or click Posts from the menu.
  • The “Create post” screen appears. Choose which type of post you’d like to create from the options given.
  • Options to add photos, videos, text, events, offers, and a button to your post appear. Click each field and enter any relevant information.
  • From ‘Add a Button’ dropdown menu select ‘Book’ and add your Tablein widget link (available on widget integration)
  • Click Preview to see a preview of your post.
  • If you’re happy with your preview, click Publish in the top right corner of the screen. If you’d like to change your post, click Back on the top left of the screen to continue editing your draft until it’s ready to publish.

Reservations widget for multiple restaurants

If you have multiple locations or have a suite of restaurants in one location (like a hotel) or use same Facebook page for different locations, use the multi-restaurant widget for a smooth booking experience.

Multiwidget function is available if all restaurants are managed from one account. 

On the first booking step, guest has to select a location and when start reservation process. 

You can also add separated widgets or buttons with active link for each restaurant.