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The Most Important Steps When Opening Your CrossFit Box

The Most Important Steps When Opening Your CrossFit Box

The process of getting a CrossFit affiliate open will be very different for each person, there are a number of issues one person may run into but might not apply to you. So let’s take a look at the most important steps!

May 2, 2022
The Beginner’s Guide To Setting Up A Twitter Account

The Beginner’s Guide To Setting Up A Twitter Account

Twitter is a great way to connect with customers and build your box. You have the opportunity to connect in 140 characters or less. Like any social network, it’s all about how you use it. Let’s get started.

May 2, 2022
30-Day Social Media Challenge: Tell Your Story, Be Heard And Get More Sign-Ups

30-Day Social Media Challenge: Tell Your Story, Be Heard And Get More Sign-Ups

Everyone says to get on social media, but what exactly are you supposed to do? In this 30 day social media challenge, we take the guesswork out of getting started. Day 1: Answer This - What are you trying to accomplish?

May 2, 2022
Help! What Social Media Networks Should I Use To Promote My Box?

Help! What Social Media Networks Should I Use To Promote My Box?

It seems like there's a new social network launched every day. Well...there probably is. It can be frustrating to know which ones you should use and which ones you shouldn't. Everyone says to get on social media, but not many can tell you exactly how to use it to get quality leads for your business.

May 2, 2022
The Beginner’s Guide To Setting Up A Yelp Account

The Beginner’s Guide To Setting Up A Yelp Account

A great Yelp page could be the difference whether a potential customer chooses to do business with your or your competitor. If your Yelp page is empty and doesn’t have any good reviews, but your competitors is filled out a little more with some decent reviews - that person will most likely choose your competitor. You don’t want this, right?

May 2, 2022
Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 1): Your Website

Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 1): Your Website

You need a great website when opening a CrossFit box. You should have a great website regardless. There’s no question about it. It’s the main place where people will find out information about you and will determine whether they sign up or not. New boxes can't afford to not have a great site. You might not think a website is that important, but let me tell you this - you are wrong. Your website is the face of our box to the world, a place where you can describe how you are differentiated from your neighbor, and most importantly a place to gather new member signups!

May 2, 2022
Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 2): Marketing

Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 2): Marketing

Your marketing could make or break your success when opening a crossfit box. You can build it, but that doesn’t mean they’ll come. Some one could build a teleportation device to instantly transport anywhere in the world. But if nobody knows about it, then it won’t sell.

May 2, 2022
Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 3): Know Your Numbers

Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 3): Know Your Numbers

You need to know the numbers when opening a Crossfit box. This is the part that most people hate the most yet it’s one of the most important. There are two main things you need to know:

May 2, 2022
Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 4): Your People

Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 4): Your People

When opening a Crossfit box, you need to bring the right people aboard. To be honest, beginner box owners can with little experience can be pretty bad managers and even worse leaders. You could have won the Crossfit games last year, but that doesn't mean you’ll be a good coach let alone a good box owner. Box owners are typically passionate about what they do, but that can also be their downfall. When you start a box, you’re not just a Cross-fitter anymore, you’re a business owner with an additional set of challenges to deal with.

May 2, 2022
Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 5): Your Facility

Opening a Crossfit Box (Part 5): Your Facility

When opening a Crossfit box, your training facility will probably be your largest expense. There are many things you’ll want to consider when renting or buying a gym because it could make or break your success.

May 2, 2022
Choosing the right Software for CrossFit Boxes

Choosing the right Software for CrossFit Boxes

When choosing software for CrossFit boxes, there are a few excellent options out there. Software has the ability to make our lives easier, but ironically it can still be a time sink by hindering productivity, especially during initial setup. In this post we’ll go over different software services for scheduling, credit card processing and WOD tracking.

May 2, 2022
The Beginner's Guide To Setting Up LinkedIn For CrossFit Boxes

The Beginner's Guide To Setting Up LinkedIn For CrossFit Boxes

LinkedIn is a great tool to build your professional network. It can help you get leads as well as get in touch with professionals just like you. This guide will show you how to set up LinkedIn for CrossFit.

May 2, 2022
The Importance of a Contact Form on Your Homepage

The Importance of a Contact Form on Your Homepage

Do you have a contact form on your homepage? Do have a button on your homepage that sends visitors to a contact form? Sometime these are also known as lead generation forms, because your intention is to generate leads. If you don’t have one, you should. Using a contact form on your homepage can increase the amount of leads you get. Make it as easy as possible for people to sign up. Don’t make then dig through pages to find out how to sign up. I know this sounds simple, but it’s crucial.

May 2, 2022
SEO for Boxes: An Overview of The Most Important Steps

SEO for Boxes: An Overview of The Most Important Steps

The first and most important question you need to answer when discussing Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is what are your goals? Getting more traffic isn't the right answer. Why do you want to get more traffic?

May 2, 2022
To CrossFit or Not To CrossFit?

To CrossFit or Not To CrossFit?

Is it necessary to become a CrossFit affiliate? What’s the difference between starting a CrossFit box or just starting a bootcamp company or strengthening and conditioning program? There are obviously some pros and cons to becoming a CrossFit affiliate and we will explore some of them. Ultimately, it’s up to, but hopefully we can shed some light on the possibilities out there.

May 2, 2022