Pingup Wins 2016 LSA Award for Best Local Commerce Services

Award coincides with report release: “The Local Chatbot Disruption: The Upcoming Collision between Messaging and Local” March 10, 2016 – Pingup, the nation’s largest scheduling aggregation platform, has won the Local Search Association’s (LSA) highly competitive 2016 Ad-to-Action Award for Best Local Commerce Services. Announced on March 8, 2016 at the LSA16 conference, this award

Street Fight - Got Bots? Interview with Pingup

Street Fight features Pingup Booking API for Bots

Street Fight has published an article, written by Rick Robinson, that covers Pingup’s solutions for powering conversational commerce. The piece includes an interview with Pingup CEO Mark Slater. “Backed by patents that relate to conversational commerce, Pingup is bringing its API-powered live booking capability to “a broader range of leading-edge consumer interfaces and platforms,” the company

From Ads to APIs to (Book Now) Buttons

Our good friends at Button recently published a great article titled “The Evolution Of Mobile Commerce: From Ads to APIs to Buttons“. Pingup is very keen on the key messages in this piece. Here are a few notable passages. “Rather than focusing primarily on pull-advertising based tactics, today’s leading mobile commerce services build marketing directly into their products

Pingup in The Boston Globe: E-booking for services is overdue

Globe correspondent Scott Kirsner spoke with Pingup CEO Mark Slater last week about Pingup’s role in online scheduling and the challenges scheduling software companies face in trying to sell their services to small and mid-sized businesses. Here are some of the article highlights: Another Boston company, Pingup, hopes to play a slightly different role in

BookNow by Pingup for iOS

Booking API Showcase App, BookNow, gets Updated to Version 2.0

We recently released version 2.0 of our booking API showcase app, BookNow by Pingup for iOS. This latest version represents a major redesign, and was built from the ground up to show off the growing number of businesses available for booking in our API network. This release features major UI enhancements and a streamlined booking process to act as a guidepost