A Music Video for my Vacation Rental?

Have you secretly always wanted to star in your own music video?  Well, it’s not too late and it could keep your vacation rental booked for months! Use this amazing feel-good video as the inspiration for you and your vacation rental. Why THIS video you ask? It appeals to almost everyone, perfect for all audiences […]

7 Listing Site Secrets to Get Booked FAST. #2 is “sneaky good.”

I feel like I’ve been pregnant.                                           Swollen with ideas and feeling the pain of labor the last several weeks birthing my first official eBook. Wait… I’m a guy. I have NO IDEA what it’s […]

Expert Interview: Vacation Rental Photography with Tyann Marcink

  Almost every VR owner starts the same way. I know I did… As soon as your vacation rental is ready to list on VRBO or FlipKey, you grab the nearest camera or camera phone and quickly take a bunch of photos. Some are better than others, so you think “Oh these will do the […]

5 Ways to Reply to Vacation Rental Inquiries Faster & Increase Bookings

Just like these ATT commercials, Faster is Better – especially for Responding to Vacation Rental Inquiries! As any vacation rental owner or property manager will tell you, responding quickly to inquires is one of the easiest ways to increase your conversion rate. The difference between responding in 20 minutes versus 20 hours is astounding. No […]

Free Help Setting Up Your VRBO Listing

    Hello my Vacation Rental friends! I’m offering a unique personal service to help new vacation rental owners and not-so-new owners who want to increase bookings. I want to help you get started on the right foot with VRBO.com. Using the power of a video screen-share we will literally walk through the entire listing process […]

30 Great Blog Ideas For Your Vacation Rental

Ok, so you finally did the smart thing and started a blog on your Vacation Rental website. You even wrote your obligatory (but not needed or rarely read) “Welcome to our new blog” post. So now what? Are you stuck trying to come up with ideas to write about?  Here are 30 ideas to get […]

How I Got My VR to Show Up 9 Times on the First Page of Google

  You read that correctly.  9 times. On. Page. One. Many VR owner’s dream of getting one vacation rental listing on page 1. How about 9 times? Well, it’s part of my “Haystack Strategy.” Do you want to be the Needle or the Hay? Your VR is like a Needle in the vast Hay of the internet if […]

Why it’s Smart to Overpay for Vacation Rental Marketing

  I know what you are thinking.. “Did he just say OVERPAY for marketing my VR?” Is he a crazy fool? Why on earth would I do that? Most people will tell you to spend the absolute least amount you can on marketing your VR. I’m about to turn that school of thought upside down. […]