Airbnb Photography: The Ultimate Guide

Airbnb Photography: The Ultimate Guide

The fact is that having great photos of your short-term rental will play a major part in people going on to book. So we’ve put together the ultimate guide on how to take stunning photos of your place, which will save you money hiring an external photographer, and mean you can get your photos looking … Read more

The Expedia Group: A brief history.

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The travel industry has come a long way since the days of thumbing through brochures and making phone calls to book a trip. Today, with the help of technology, the process of planning and booking a trip has become much simpler and more convenient for travelers. One of the largest players in the online travel … Read more A Breif History

history of airbnb is one of the world’s largest online travel agencies, offering millions of accommodation options to travelers around the world. The company was founded in 1996, in the Netherlands, and has since grown to become one of the leading players in the online travel industry. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the … Read more

The History of Airbnb

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The story of Airbnb is one of entrepreneurship, innovation, and perseverance. In just over a decade, the company has grown from a small start-up to become one of the world’s largest home-sharing platforms, with millions of listings in over 220 countries and territories. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the history of … Read more

The best booking management tools for Airbnb

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1. iGMS: IGMS (Intelligent Guest Management System) is a cloud-based platform designed to automate short-term rental management tasks for Airbnb hosts and property managers. The platform offers a range of tools to help hosts manage their listings, accept bookings, communicate with guests, and streamline their operations. IGMS’s inventory management features allow hosts to manage their … Read more

Airbnb – Dealing with Guest Complaints: A Guide for Hosts

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As an Airbnb host, one of the most challenging aspects of the job can be dealing with guest complaints. Despite your best efforts to provide a comfortable and enjoyable stay, issues can arise that require your attention and resolution. However, with the right approach, you can effectively handle guest complaints and maintain a positive reputation … Read more

The Short-Term Rental Industry: A Look into the Future

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The short-term rental industry has undergone a rapid transformation in recent years, with the advent of new technologies and platforms such as Airbnb and VRBO. These platforms have made it easier for homeowners and travelers to connect, and they have disrupted the traditional hotel industry. In this blog post, we will take a look at … Read more

Family Friendly Airbnbs

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Why make your Airbnb Family Friendly? Traveling with kids can be both exciting and challenging, especially when it comes to finding the perfect accommodation. It’s important to have a place that is both comfortable and kid-friendly, and that’s where family-friendly Airbnbs come in. These rentals provide a home away from home atmosphere, with all the … Read more

How to get more bookings on is one of the world’s leading online hotel booking platforms, offering over 325,000 properties in more than 60 countries. As a hotel owner or manager, it is important to ensure that your property is visible on the platform and attracting bookings. In this article, we will explore various strategies and tactics that can help … Read more

How do I increase my genius level on (Good for hosts to know) is a leading online platform for booking accommodations, with over 28 million listings worldwide. As a frequent user of the platform, you may be interested in increasing your “genius level.” Here are some tips on how to do so: Make frequent bookings: The more bookings you make on, the higher your genius level … Read more

Alternatives to Airbnb for Hosting Vacation Rentals

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While Airbnb is a popular platform for hosting vacation rentals, there are several alternatives that offer unique features and benefits. Whether you’re looking for more control over your listing, better payment options, or a more personalized experience, there’s likely a platform out there that fits your needs. VRBO (Vacation Rentals by Owner) VRBO is a … Read more

Maximizing Your Airbnb Bookings through Social Media

Maxmimize Your Bookings Through Social Media

Social media is a powerful tool for increasing your Airbnb bookings. By utilizing platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, you can reach a wider audience and drive more traffic to your listing. Here are some tips for maximizing your Airbnb bookings through social media. Optimize your Airbnb profile Your Airbnb profile is often the first … Read more

How to get longer-term bookings for your short-term rental.

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I have been a short-term rental/Airbnb host for about eight years. When covid hit, I thought my business would be toast, as the cancellations rolled in thick and fast. Actually, it was one of the best things to have happened, because I started getting long-term bookings (3 months+). So how did I achieve this (all … Read more

How to rank higher on

One of the reasons I prefer to Airbnb is the huge amount of tools they provide you to help you sell more nights at your property. In this article, I would like to address the specific question of how to rank higher on’s search results page and include my own experiences of achieving … Read more

12 tips on How to Promote your Airbnb on Instagram

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Instagram is an essential part of the marketing mix for your Airbnb if you want to maximize your earnings. What do I mean by marketing mix? Marketing mix means the combination of social channels, websites, reviews, and general content about your Airbnb on the internet. However, as this and many other articles show, people are … Read more

How to price your Airbnb

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The short answer of how to price your Airbnb effectively is to examine the competition and price yourself in the mid-range to start with and as you get more reviews, to gradually increase your price. The one additional comment I would make is that there is a definite relationship between the quality of your photographs … Read more

Reasons not to host on Airbnb (use these platforms instead)

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This article is about solid, specific reasons to investigate hosting on other platforms, and the problems that there are with just relying on Airbnb with specific reasons. Airbnb’s Vetting Process Airbnb substantially limits your own vetting process for guests. You have to rely on their vetting system, which gives you a microscopic about of information … Read more

Best Airbnb Locations (updated 2022)

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Location, Location, Location As the saying from the renowned hotelier  Conrad Hilton goes to be successful in property it’s all about “Location, Location, Location.” In this article I want to give you a short but thorough understanding of, in my opinion, good locations to run Airbnb or short-term rentals and also bad locations. As the … Read more