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Vacation Rentals – Best Season Ever

Vacation Rentals – Best Season Ever Here at Rent More Weeks and Bookingsplus4g (our teaching site) we don’t go around blowing our own trumpet. We leave that to others that say they are the best, they were the first, that sort of thing. We are more interested in developing new systems, better ways of doing things and getting results for owners that we work with than we are about bragging....
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Vacation Rental Marketing – Social Media – What’s The Point?

By Alan Egan   What’s the point of social media when it comes to vacation rentals? There are many ways of approaching a social media campaign. Some could be seen as right and some could be seen as wrong. You could look at it as black and white. Maybe it’s greyer than that. After all it is, or can be, a grey area. I was at the vacation rental managers...
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7 Social Media Tricks You MUST Have Up Your Sleeve

Social Media Tricks How many social tricks do you have up your sleeve? One, two, maybe three? Well how about the entire magician’s manual at your fingertips. You might think you know every trick in the book – think again. For ultimate social media success, there are certain tricks and secrets that even the savvy can’t afford to miss out on. Be sure to note the following and use them...
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Vacation Rental Marketing – Guiding Stars

Let me give you some guidance… Here at Rent More Weeks we have spent the last two years developing new ways of marketing vacation rentals. Up until we started these experiments there was pretty much only one type of advertising when it came to promoting a holiday property. People advertise their property. That’s it. That’s all they do. The funny thing is that that concept is fundementally flawed because people don’t...
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Social Media Saturday

Vacation Rental Marketing – The trouble with social media… I am pleased to announce that I have started writing about vacation rental marketing for the VRMA (The Vacation Rental Managers Association) and I thought that I would share the first article here as this social media thinking applies to individual owners as well as managers. Here it is… How many times have you heard other vacation rental managers bemoan social...
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Please Stop Telling Me About Your Rental

An updated case study that will blow you away Let’s talk about Amy Amy owns The Cottage At Where Water Falls. She’s fairly new to the VR world. She owns and operates her vacation cottage in Loma Mar, California. The house was built by her grandfather – so it’s very special to her and her family. Amy started following our bookingsplus4g system in mid April last year after hearing my...
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Vacation Rental Marketing

Social media SaturdayIn our second #SMM tip of the day we are sharing this great, to the point, article by Neoman.com.You really do need to get with the program here. We wrote an article along these lines earlier in the month (http://bookingsplus4g.com/traditional-blog-post-dead/) regarding the death of the longform blog and this article http://neomam.com/blog/13reasons/ underlines that reasoning.Are you puting out visual content? It doesn't have to be graphic content you can...
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Vacation Rental Marketing

Social media SaturdaySimple advice today from +Gia Maxwell ht/GiaSocial media – It can't be all about you. Create a space on your social networks and website where your customers feel welcomed to have a conversation with you and each other.Shared by Alan Egan of bookingsplus4g.com #vacationrentalmarketing #socialmediamarketing #smm #socialmarketing  
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Mickey Mouse Marketing

Following on from yesterdays "Minnie" post (sic) regarding direct marketing to smartphones here is the longform article that looks at this concept in a little more detail.Posted by Alan of rentmoreweeks.com #socialmarketing #SMM #smartphonemarketing Is Your Vacation Rental Marketing Plan All A Bit Mickey Mouse?You know what makes us laugh?When vacation rental professionals across the globe say that social media marketing doesn’t work for vacation rental owners, managers and agents.Some...
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Social Marketing

Do you know the difference between social marketing and social media marketing? There's a huge difference. Join me on a blind date to find out more. #socialmarketing #SMM #socialmediamarketing Social Marketing and Vacation Rental Blind DatesThere has been a fair bit written lately regarding social marketing and a lot of people think that this involves marketing on social media platforms – It doesn’t.These two concepts, social marketing and marketing on...
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