SETUP YOUR DESKTOP NOTIFICATIONS
Setting up a desktop notification scheme on your website is not only easy, but it is entirely free.
The service we will uses is https://onesignal.com/webpush
Now, let’s create a free account so we can start sending these notifications.
Click on the “Sign Up” link at the top of the page, and then enter your email and a password. Then click “Create Account.” You’re getting real close to being setup. Can you feel THE RUSH?
Check your email inbox for a confirmation, and click the link in the message you get from OneSignal.
Once you do, log into OneSignal, and go through the basic tutorial they display immediately after logging in. This will cover some of the basic features and layouts of their platform. OS provides message templates that can be used to quickly send common notices and even automate notifications to specific user segments. Of course, they also provide some excellent tracking of click rates so you can see which templates are working best with your audience.