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Family-friendly Vacation Rentals: How to Attract These Guests

According to a AAA survey, 70% of family travelers planned to take one to two vacations in 2017 and 28% planned to take over three trips. Regardless of how far they travel, families need accommodations that not only provide comfort but offer the amenities of home. Family-friendly vacation rentals fit this criteria, however, there are several things rental managers can …

Inside Instagram: 7 Tips for Maximizing the Algorithm

Instagram has become one of the most effecting marketing tools vacation rental managers use to promote their rental homes. It’s free and easy to use, too. Which is why the social platform has over 700 million active users (April 20174). However, just like Facebook and Google, Instagram uses an algorithm to prioritize content for users. To help rental managers get …

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Rental Interiors: Wow Guests With These Design Tips

Rental interiors welcome guests before they even enter the home. Properties listed online showcase interiors through photos, videos and 3D tours, and should give potential customers a real feel for the entire home. As they scroll through photos and watch videos, rental interiors should place the customer in the home — as they imagine sharing the space with their loved …

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Vacation Rental Software: 8 Musts for Successful Managers

A solid vacation rental software platform has become a necessity in the property management industry. Managers need a central place to store their accounting information, bookings, revenues and reports, while managing online activity and their website. In addition, new trends and competition have changed the operations game. This forces managers who handle multiple units to invest in a vacation rental …

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7 VR Industry Trends: Ways to Stay Current, Beat the Competition

Over the last two years, the vacation rental industry has evolved from upscale vacation homes to millions of affordable rentals across the world. With that rapid growth, comes higher demand for both private accommodations and the customers who seek them – and more competition. However, there is a way to adapt to these changes and come out on top. Read …

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What Is User Intent? How Internet Behavior Affects SEO

Over the last couple of years, the term ‘user intent’ has appeared in news announcements, on forums and in technology advancements. This is especially true when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO). The process behind SEO has changed over the years, leaving many companies confused about why they don’t show up or how they can compete online. One of …