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Design A Vacation Rental Business Card A business card is one of the oldest forms of marketing and has been a successful income generator and a common business practice for years. There are very good reasons every real business in the world has a business card. So, why doesn’t your vacation rental business have a business card to help market and present your property properly? Owners who have a vacation… Read More
Buying A Vacation Rental Website Template? 7 Reasons Never To Buy Vacation Rental Website Templates If you've been considering designing a vacation rentals website using a template, I urge you to first consider the problems vacation rental owners face when using templates.   To help me prove this point I will reference a vacation rental website we just redesigned. This site we built was for a vacation rental owner who… 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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Top 50 Free Press Release Sites If you’re interested in obtaining more traffic to your vacation rental website, listing services or offers then you'll want to write a press release. A press release is a great way to gain traffic, back links and customers. I recently wrote a press release about the release of my book "Vacation Rental Marketing Secrets No One Will Tell You" the press release told readers… Read More
[caption id="attachment_1186" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="3 Holiday Rental Advertising Tips"][/caption] Advertise Holiday Homes Online The high level of competition in some holiday resorts is often blamed for the poor results many vacation property investors achieve. This brief article describes 4 easy steps to get your home noticed from the rest. Don’t try to appeal to everyone – this is a very common advertising mistake. Just because you have a holiday home… Read More
[caption id="attachment_1167" align="aligncenter" width="256" caption="Holiday Home Advertising Warning"][/caption] Holiday Home Advertising I'm often contacted by holiday home owners needing some help advertising their holiday properties. I see mistakes firsthand that often occur when an owner is handling their own advertising, many of which can put their holiday rental business in danger. Owner's give online advertising the old college try but often find themselves with low occupancy. In many cases owners get distracted from their holiday rental affairs… Read More
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Vacation Rental Social Marketing Continuing on with the theme of my last blog about marketing vacation rentals on Facebook I'd like to share more travel statistics on how social marketing can help your vacation rental advertising. In the video you'll also learn the impact of mobile marketing which can give you insight of what is to come in the near future. When you use social marketing in your vacation rental… Read More
[caption id="attachment_1135" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Vacation Photographs Can Help Make Bookings For Your Rentals[/caption] How To Market Vacation Rentals On Facebook 52% of Facebookers Inspired To Travel By Vacation Photographs. A Rental Marketing Must! Check The Stats I have been asked this question on many occasions "does marketing vacation rentals on Facebook generate rental bookings?" Well, that depends.  If you are marketing vacation rentals on Facebook the wrong way it definitely won't work. However if… Read More
[caption id="attachment_1126" align="aligncenter" width="263"] VRBO CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS[/caption] 5 VRBO  Reviews & Complaints  By Owners     VRBO Reviews Vacation rental owners have been advertising their vacation homes on VRBO for years and in many cases with good results. However things are changing and vacation rental owners are complaining about the advertising services they receive from VRBO. There are several websites with unflattering reviews about the VRBO website and its recent changes… Read More
  • Complaint of VRBO by Owners In 2010 I began renting my Beachfront condo to short term transient guest to cover my expenses with this condo. Like so many other property owners I turned to the service that I used my self, VRBO.com (Acronym for Vacat...

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[caption id="attachment_1121" align="aligncenter" width="218"] Owners Throw Away Their Rental Marketing Dollars[/caption] Biggest Holiday Home Marketing Mistake Are YOU Guilty Of The Biggest Holiday Home Marketing Mistake? Do you keep in touch with people that rented your holiday home in the past? When I ask this question to other holiday home owners, most look at me as if I just landed from Mars! Many never maintain contact with people that have… Read More

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