GymMaster Blog for the ‘Training’ Category

Using Facebook with Gym Software: Installing the Facebook Pixel in your GymMaster Member Portal

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

Leads captured within the GymMaster member portal which have been generated from Facebook & Instagram can now be tracked and attributed to your efforts on social media with the new ability to install the Facebook pixel in GymMaster. You can determine which posts or ad campaigns are performing best for your gym and view user behaviour through the member portal from Facebook Analytics or Ads Manager, allowing you to adjust your club’s marketing efforts to be more efficient, effective and profitable.

Setting up the Facebook Pixel with GymMaster is easy and takes only a couple of minutes.

Here’s how you

Introducing the New Accounts Tab

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
Introducing the new and improved member accounts tab. This update makes it easier for you to identify which charges your member’s incoming payments are clearing at a glance. You can find this tab by opening GymMaster, clicking “find member”, choosing a member and then clicking the “accounts” tab at the top of the members page.  

Let’s take a look at these new changes

As you know, you can click on the button with the blue down arrow on the right of the transaction to view it in more detail. For the transaction, this additional information will be presented in

New GymMaster Feature: Favorite Reports

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019
If you use GymMaster reports, you may have already noticed the introduction of two new icons to your reporting interface – ♥ & ★. These symbols are the My Favorite ♥ and Company Favorite ★ buttons for GymMaster’s new “Favorite Reports” feature. These new additions allow you to add important reports to the favorites tab, making accessing and running them a breeze. The “Company Favorite” button ★ adds the report to the favorites tab for all staff users within GymMaster. This button is only visible to users with admin rights. The “My Favorites” button ♥ adds the report to the…

Club Membership Hold Policies: Best Practices

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
Sometimes life gets in the way of members being able to get to the gym. They may be unwell, going away for a holiday or even a student returning to college. Membership holds are a great way to keep these members engaged with your club and keep them coming back when they are fit and able to work out again. But it’s important to come up with a strong and consistent membership hold policy to ensure that your club offering holds isn’t taken advantage of. This is why we have to come up with a list of a few best…

Setting up Zapier with GymMaster

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

At GymMaster we’re all about setting up our clients to be efficient in managing their club, but we understand everyone is different and that requires GymMaster to be versatile and easy to integrate with your other business software. Not everyone is a developer and knows how to set up these apps using our API (click here to learn about our API), which is why we have set up GymMaster with zapier.

Zapier allows everyday computer users to easily create tasks linking different applications and software removing unnecessary manual labour and saving your club administrative time. To find out what this …

Fitness Club Newsletters – Best Practices to Get The Most out of your Email Newsletters

Friday, April 5th, 2019

Keeping regular contact with your members is key to maintaining club engagement, especially for your less active members. A fantastic way for keeping clients up to date with happenings around your club through use of monthly fitness club newsletters.

Newsletters have been a common practice communication tool within the fitness industry for years. They can be used to inform members on club changes and upcoming events for the month. Examples of these include new staff joining the team, club competitions or things they need to be aware of in the future such as facility rennovations which might disrupt their schedule.…