Here's some great feature updates to GoCentral and Website Builder. The GoCentral team is working hard every day to make our website editor and built-in marketing tools more simple, powerful and effective.
Whether you’re a new GoCentral user an old pro, we’ve got new things for you to try! Here are the latest and greatest features.
GoCentral now offers the ability to author your own blog posts. For more information, check out this GoCentral Help article: "Host a blog on my website". And you already have an existing blog, you can still use that feed on your GoCentral site. You’ve got options.
GoCentral user Ryan recently started his own blog called Hippie Today. Read more about Ryan’s take on the GoCentral blog tool here.
Blogging is a great way to refresh your website content regularly, boost your site’s SEO and have content to promote on social media.
We continue to make the GoCentral Online Appointments tool more useful and user-friendly. Here are the latest features:
Online Appointments is available on GoCentral Business Plus and GoCentral Online Store plans.
We launched the GoCentral Google My Business tool late last year, and we’ve already rolled out updates. GoCentral now sends your business name, category, location, phone number, hours and logo to Google My Business and offers ongoing syncing with Google.
When you create a Google My Business listing via GoCentral, you can see detailed insights and reply to reviews directly from your GoCentral account. For more information, check out this GoCentral Help article: “List my business on Google.”
A Google My Business listing helps your business appear on Google Search and Google Maps.
Google My Business is available on GoCentral Business Plus and GoCentral Online Store plans.
Have lots of pages on your website? You can now create a drop-down menu to organize those pages. From your website editor, go to Pages and click Add. You’ll see the option to add a new page, link to an external site or create a dropdown menu
For detailed instructions, reference this GoCentral Help article: “Create dropdown menu.”
It’s now easy to duplicate a website section or page. You can also move a section to a different page! Here’s how to do it.
If you prefer to display your brand more prominently on your website, it’s now possible to make your logo bigger (subject to image quality). Here’s how:
We recently released a small selection of stock videos that can be used as your header image. Fancy! To add a video to the header:
If you want to buy Facebook ads to drive traffic and sales, you can add the Facebook Pixel code to your GoCentral website. This feature is available under Site Settings. You’ll need to set up your ads on Facebook. Learn more about Facebook ads here.
You can now include an eye-catching banner like the yellow banner shown below. Highlight your sales, free shipping offers, limited-time news and more.
Here’s what’s new for our top GoCentral plan, which includes e-commerce capabilities, online appointments and more. If you want to sell products online, GoCentral Online Store is the plan for you.
This feature allows you to create separate tax categories (and tax rates) for different types of products and services.