Widget is a mini application that can be placed on any web site very
easily. Widgets were first made popular for applications like showing
the current weather on your web site. You may also be familiar with the
IBM Grand Slam Widget in the TennisConnect Pick & Click Editor.
have built a "Get Tennis" widget that we will be implementing on as
many popular consumer web sites as possible. The Get Tennis widget
reads our national tennis database to give consumers a simple and
interactive way to find your tennis programs, facilities, retail shops,
demo racquets, playing partners etc. Being listed in the widget is a
tremendous opportunity for you to promote your business.
are two ways to get into the national tennis database. As a
TennisConnect customer it is automatic, but you should review your
details to make sure they are current. Please visit the Get Tennis
Widget preview web site to review your details (programs, facility,
retail operations, etc)
would appreciate your feedback on the widget, and also encourage you to
review / update your programs and facility / retailer details for
accuracy. All you have to do is log in to TennisConnect.org and keep
your information up to date - and the national database will be up to
events that you publish through the online calendar will automatically
appear in the search results (as long as you have checked the box to
"Share on Partner Web Sites"). Note that when a consumer searches for
your program they are linked directly to the event on your calendar
pages - so it is important to provide a robust marketing description on
the calendar, not just on a higher level page.
This is the widget. Click the links (Find A Program, Facility, etc)
See how the Widget will be distributed.
to see how the widget can be downloaded and incorporated in any web
site. Note: We will be releasing this as a FaceBook "App" as well.
Sample on a web site. See how the widget behaves when implemented.
Click here to view
Article ID: 97, Created On: 1/28/2010, Modified: 1/29/2010