Tips for Hosts, Uncategorized

Negative reviews, positive for your business?

21 Jun , 2016  


Negative reviews might unfortunately appear at the same time as booking increase during peak season. But no worries! No one is immune to this and there are many ways to overcome what might look like an obstacle at first sight. First hint, this has to do with monitoring your online image! In order to help you […]

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Why You Should Be a Host (on Bedforest)

24 May , 2016  

Why you should be a host in Bedforest

Yes. You heard that right. Here, I will explain why you should be a host on Bedforest, in the emergence of the sharing economy. *** A Little Background: Be the First, the Best or just Be Different or Why Bedforest is an Online Booking Service Instead of Something Else. It’s every entrepreneur and startuper’s dream […]


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Content Marketing for Vacation Rentals

16 May , 2016  

content marketing for vacation rentals

How to apply content marketing for vacation rentals? Read on to see what you can do, but first thing first, what is content marketing? Content marketing is the new “it” word in online world. Content marketing is a strategic marketing approach focused on creating and distributing valuable, relevant, and consistent content to attract and retain […]

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Booking abandonment, how to get over it ?

11 May , 2016  


Let’s picture it this way: every visitor surfing on a website is actually living a whole digital journey before eventually booking the vacation rental of his dreams. There is indeed a big gap between the first look at the website and the actual checking out. Building a bridge to link these two steps to avoid booking abandonment might […]

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7 Great Tips to Get Your Hotel or Vacation Rental Ready for Peak Season

7 May , 2016  

peak season hotel crowd

Bali Guesthouse owners know it. Lembongan Hotel managers know it. Every business activity experience some peaks and valleys! And while numerous variables play a role in these changes, seasonality remains the main factor influencing businesses activity. And no one experiences more the influence of seasonality than people working in the accommodation sector. They know a whole […]

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SEO for Vacation Rentals

23 Mar , 2016  

SEO for vacation rentals

SEO for vacation rentals. Is it important? The answer to that question is yes. In the most simple term, SEO or search engine optimization is just a way to get organic and “natural” traffics to a website…in this case, your vacation rental booking site, by the mean of search engine, like Google. “Why, you said […]

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How to Get More Bookings?

25 Jan , 2016  

How to get more bookings

How to get more bookings? This is the frequent question every host in every online booking system asks to him/herself. There’s no sure way on how to achieve this. However, there are common practices that, if applied right, can significantly better your chances toward getting more bookings. Not a host, yet? Maybe you should consider […]

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The Extra Miles Required to be an Outstanding Host

13 Nov , 2015  

How to be a good outstanding host

The extra miles required to be an outstanding host. Online travel agency is on the rise by hitching on the sharing economy truck. Gone are the days when guests rely solely on hotel rooms availability when looking for a place to stay. Travelers are preferring something that resembles home more than anything these days. Read […]


Tips for Hosts, Tourism

Traveling in Mobile Age

6 Nov , 2015  


Many things changed since mobile technology emerged. Information reach its target in torrential speed. Faster than ever. Human interactions are affected in so many ways. One of which is similar to what train once did to human culture; it affects greatly the way people travel. Train was the first mass transportation and it used to […]


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Vacation Rental Co-Marketing

22 Sep , 2015  


Ok. So you have a property for rent in Indonesia. You’ve allocated much time designing it and spent a fortune building/buying it, and now you think it’s time to get some return. What will you do? Create a website to promote it? Check. Place offline and online ads? Yep, it’s a good idea, but it’s […]

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