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An easy way YOU can SUCCEED on Twitter…and grow your website too!

Introducing our amazing new Twitter & Blog Service!  The new service (which is only available to our customers) includes the following: “Just Follow & Direct Message” – follows targetted followers for your account; and sends new followers a direct message + a photo. Also unfollows anyone who hasn’t followed you back within a certain timeframe.…

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The Risk Posed By Malware & 5 Steps To Protect Your Website

After recent news events regarding hacking, malware and ransomware I thought it would be prudent to write a short article on making sure your accommodation website is as secure as possible. In this post, I am going to cover the security updates that need to be applied to ensure better security for your website. But…

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4 reasons you may need a new site

My website is fine! Why would I want to waste the money on a new one? Is this how you feel about your website? If so, now may be the best time to invest in a new website. Many of our site owners thought the same, but once they had a new site made, they…

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The Big Boys vs Own Marketing

One of the largest booking systems recently wrote a very interesting article about how it was much better to pay the large commision fees that are charged by the large booking giants such as Expedia, Booking.com and Laterooms etc than to try and do your own marketing – they argued that the cost would be…

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Make your own Professional Twitter or Facebook Header

Social media is so important nowadays, and whilst you can be as friendly as you like whilst interacting with guests and potential guests on social media, your profiles should look as professional as possible, so as to give the right impression. The worst thing you can do is to leave the default “egg” profile picture…

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5 Reason you may need to consider a website redesign

There’s no better or more cost effective way to advertise your bed & breakfast, self catering property or hotel than on the World Wide Web. Done correctly, your web pages make your accommodation easily accessible to anyone with a PC, laptop, tablet or mobile phone. Your web presence can be one of your most valuable…

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4 Reasons Your Facebook Page Isn’t Growing

4 Reason Your Bed & Breakfast, Self Catering or Hotel Facebook Page Isn’t Growing If you’ve spent any time trying to promote your Bed & Breakfast, Self Catering property or Hotel on a Facebook Page, I’m sure you’ve noticed something rather frustrating – Facebook makes it incredibly hard to grow your Page organically. A few…

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A Beginner’s Guide To Social Media for Accommodation Owners

You don’t need to be a large business to take advantage of the benefits that social media can bring you. Even the smallest bed & breakfasts or holiday cottage owner can reap the rewards of an effective social media strategy. This is because whilst traditional marketing methods can be expensive, social media marketing can be…

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How Accommodation Owners Can Get Started With Twitter & Facebook

Many of our website owners tell us that they don’t know what to write when it comes to Tweets or Facebook posts. They are unsure of just how to get people interested in their accommodation. Equally, they haven’t got time to play around – their marketing activities need to pay! So let’s look at how…

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