Website Update History (Updated 9th January
> Google Adwords Campaign commenced
> Anti-Spamming Tool introduced to Owner Contact Us Page
> Owner Booking now soted in alphabetical order
> Added full analysis of all financial transactions to Booking Details Page
> Issued Q1 2008 Newletter - Click
here to view
> Added Direct Owner Email Confirm / Reject Facility (No Logon Required)
- Premier Owners Only
> Removed Haven Category for Caravans (Gold / Silver / Bronze)
> Added new field to hold year caravan was built
> Amended Home Page to display 10 pictures
> Created Quick Start for Price Initialisation
> Resolved bug with Short Breaks (Duplicate dates
> Added facility to delete previous dates
> Created Owner Manual - Click here to view
> Launched New Website
> Created a New Look and Feel
> Added Owner Facility for Short Breaks
> Fixed Bug in Search when using Area Only
> Resolved bug with Contact Us EMails
> Added Auto Picture Re-sizing Facility
> Ability for Owners to delete a caravan
> Desktop based update facility for Premier Owners upgraded
> Resolved bug in Search Page that displayed
prices of caravans even when booked out.
> Added ability to store Bank Account Details (These are now required for
payment of deposits)
> Added Van Description to Text message
> Resolved error in Owner "Home Page" for
> Added facility to sort caravans by Premier Owner, Standard
Owner then on a random basis if no dates & prices
criteria is used (changes daily).
> Added ability to store joint ownership of vans - Owner
> Added facility to accept credit / debit card for all
Premier Owners (i.e. own telephone bookings).
> Completely revamped Home Page to include
less text and to incorporate Search Process
> Completely re-wrote Search Process. Removed unused screens, shortened process,
introduced caravan park searches, vastly decreased time taken for a search.
> Re-structured Search Results Screen to include more information including
date of last Owner Update. Those Owners who have not updated availability within
the last 90 days will be highlighted in red (and eventually removed).
>Updated Owner "Home Page" to provide more information about caravans
and current status. Standard Owners will now be restricted to one caravan.
> Upgraded "One Click Update"
to allow Premier Owners to review & update all vans.
> Added Upgrade feature for Standard Owners.
> Added credit card renewal feature for Premier Owners.
> Took a stand at the 2005 HERCMA Exhibition - Despite purchasing
a professional display stand and upgrading all our promotional material it
proved to be a disaster. This was down to the location - Next to a chip van
stuck behind a continuous queue of hungry visitors !
> Extended size of password field to 12 characters
(11th May) - Owner Suggestion.
> Added facility for Owner to control the number of days for a Late Booking
(13th May) - Owner Suggestion.
> eMail Rejection List incorporated into eMail Owner function - This will
prevent Owners receiving eMails from persons of a dubious nature (13th May).
> Error in display of caravans in excess of £800
- Now resolved (5th Apr).
> Issue with new Standard Package Owners causing system to prompt for credit
cards - Resolved (15th Apr).
> New Feature added to allow OneClick updating of Availability using PIN (16th
> Prevented Demo Vans being able to be booked
in Search List (21st Mar) - Owner
> Enhancements to the Picture Upload System (26th Mar) - Owner
> New Owner Statistics Facility introduced
> Minor bug with display of Owner Statistics resolved (3rd
> Added text to eMailOwner Page - Now shows cost of passes
and link to Availability & Pricing. This is to try
and cut down on the number of emails being sent about
these topics as the information is already on the website.
> Park Information Pages added.
> Ability to return to Active Search added (this allows a customer to fully
browse an Owners Caravan and then return to the last Search List without
starting from the beginning).
> Joined a professional search engine optimisation service.
> Started a major Google adwords campaign.
> Commenced an advertising campaign with Overture.
> Amended "Booking Details" page to display full details of booking
party (Owner Suggestion).
> Resolved bug with "Active Search" facility.
> Test Van removed form Home Page & moved to bottom of Search Table.
> Resolved issue with AOL Browsers.
> Added facility to test your Browser for compatibility.
> Added Rich Text Box facility for Premier Owners advertising.
> Create new Customer eMail address for Owners (Owner Suggestion).
> Added Peak Period Indicator.
> "New Look" Website Launched.
-- New Logo.
-- Ability to add next years pricing & availability.
-- Ability to join SmartBookers as a Premier Owner.
-- Added links to our key Partners (and Owners who
also run a website).
-- Added a fully interactive Demo for prospective
> Full page article appeared
in Internet Works, a national web magazine.
> Amended Company name from Navarac Holidays to
SmartBookers Ltd. All references to Navarac Holidays
> New Website in progress.
> Took a stand at the HERCMA Exhibition - Proved to
be a interesting couple of days with us getting the
opportunity to meet a couple of our owners.
> Added capability to have SMS text message sent
> Owner Booking Facilities fully automated.
Full online credit card booking service added with
SmartBookers Website launched to the public.
SmartBookers Concept conceived and work commenced
on a business plan.