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I'd like to introduce you to Monique. What she does with photos is nothing short of magical that's why we call her - The Photo-Magician. Presenting poor photographs is a big mistake too many of us are making. Owners and managers often overlook poor photography for being a core reason they're not getting more inquiries for their property. But finding a photographer and taking top-notch photos can come with some challenges that's… Read More
  • Jay just ordered it looking forward to working with Monique. My photos could use some of here magic. Thanks Jan...

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    Hi Janet, we are already working on your photos for you. Check your email I just sent you a bonus :)...

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    So, would it be nice to share software options besides photoshop and more room tips. The before and after tips, What settings were used.. Yes - tripod impt, but no idea on changes made for other shots - filters , settings increased on decreased on wh...

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marketing vacation rental property websites
  https://youtu.be/XfBinDg2qh8 I’m going to take you back - back to a video I shared with you earlier this year. Do you remember this one? The blog title was called 1 Weird Trick for Meatier Vacation Rental Marketing. In that video I called your vacation rental marketing bologna and pretty much everyone agreed, their marketing was like bologna! If you haven’t seen it check it out. It’ll unquestionably bring more… Read More
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    Wow it never dawned on me to use food as a marketing tool. Makes a lot of sense. Its something we all need (not want). I am going to use the dinner in the sky in my marketing. This is now available in our area. Thanks for sharing Jay and congrats...

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    This is so cool. I think I'd get excited about trying it!...

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    I'd also add you can accomplish what was discussed in the video by including a personal chef as an option for renters. A personal chef cooking for your guests would often be a "first time" event for them. A good local chef can offer to cook up some f...

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Today we’re dropping part 2 of the Vacation Rental Expert Panel Makeover Series. The Vacation Rental Expert Panel was established in 2013. The V.R. Expert Panel is the first and only elite club of V.R. experts in the industry… anything else is just an imitation.   https://youtu.be/dFAmvMXkix8   The “VR League” provides free vacation rental marketing help by a vetted group of experts. It has truly blossomed into a valuable resource for owners and… Read More
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    Goodie... I'm watching it right now with a cup of coffee. Thanks Jay, Tyann and Mercedes, you three are amazing....

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    Goodie... I'm watching it right now with a cup of coffee. Thanks Jay, Tyann and Mercedes, you three are amazing....

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    Great video! Looking forward to Wednesday for the website session to see how I can improve my site. Thanks for the time and effort put into this....

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    Great video! Looking forward to Wednesday for the website session to see how I can improve my site. Thanks for the time and effort put into this....

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  • I just saw this! Honored to be chosen! Thank you for all the wise words! About to watch it again!...

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  • I just saw this! Honored to be chosen! Thank you for all the wise words! About to watch it again!...

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    Thanks Josh!...

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    So happy to have helped, Wendy!...

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    Our pleasure!...

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    Thanks Josh!...

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    Our pleasure!...

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    So happy to have helped, Wendy!...

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    Hey Wendy. Your properties were a great project for the panel. I'm excited to show you whats next....

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    Hey Wendy. Your properties were a great project for the panel. I'm excited to show you whats next....

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    Hi Melissa, it'll be worth the wait.. promise!...

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    Hi Melissa, it'll be worth the wait.. promise!...

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  • You're welcome, Josh. :) And thank you!...

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  • You're welcome, Josh. :) And thank you!...

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    Wow this video is awesome, the tips from Tyanne are wonderful and her photo's were so sharp and great to look at!...

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    Wow this video is awesome, the tips from Tyanne are wonderful and her photo's were so sharp and great to look at!...

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  • Great photography tips Tyann. Thank you. One question - what is the technique to prevent the view through a large window from being 'blown out' by the camera adjusting to the lower lighting inside the room? I've tried all kinds of aperature and spe...

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  • Great photography tips Tyann. Thank you. One question - what is the technique to prevent the view through a large window from being 'blown out' by the camera adjusting to the lower lighting inside the room? I've tried all kinds of aperature and spe...

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  • Great question, Mark! Yes, one way is to make the level of the light the same both inside and outside. The second way is to blend several photos together in a technique called HDR (High Dynamic Range). Just note that HDR can be difficult, but done co...

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  • Great question, Mark! Yes, one way is to make the level of the light the same both inside and outside. The second way is to blend several photos together in a technique called HDR (High Dynamic Range). Just note that HDR can be difficult, but done co...

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  • Thank you, Kim!...

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    Great tip Tyann!...

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    Great tip Tyann!...

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    You can now watch whole Great Cape Escape show here >>> http://villamarketers.com/design-a-vacation-rental-website/ What do you think of the transformation?...

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    You can now watch whole Great Cape Escape show here >>> http://isbeingbuilt.com/villamarketersold/design-a-vacation-rental-website/ What do you think of the transformation?...

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    Can you believe that horrible photo of the kitchen she found on a listing site. Crazy......

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    Can you believe that horrible photo of the kitchen she found on a listing site. Crazy......

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10 Vacation Rental Photography Tips   10 vacation rental photography tips by Alan Egan. I was chatting to Jay William, CEO of Villa Marketers, the other evening and we were talking about how we became involved in the holiday rental business. I mentioned the fact that I had a listings company and that I was sole marketing and managing agent for the properties listed. My specialties are vacation rental photography,… Read More
how to get more bookings from my tripadvisor advertising
Are you maximizing each of your vacation rental listings? If not you’re likely losing some of the power from your vacation rentals ads. According to Tripadvisor vacation rental listings that have 20 or more photographs receive 150% more engagement from their ads, when compared to rental ads that only have a few photos. Does your Tripadvosr listing have 20 or more photographs? Why not? Tripadvisor allows you to add as many… Read More

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