Sneak Peak Into IntelliHost’s Newly-Released Predictive Pricing Tool

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Have you ever wondered if there’s a magic formula to ensure your Airbnb listings are priced perfectly? Well, the future is here with IntelliHost’s groundbreaking tool: Predictive Pricing. This innovative approach is changing the game for Airbnb hosts, and here’s why it’s a big deal. The Limitations of Traditional Pricing Tools Traditional pricing tools like … Read more

7 PROVEN Airbnb SEO Strategies to Elevate Your Listing’s Performance

Airbnb SEO, or Search Engine Optimization for Airbnb, refers to the practice of optimizing a vacation rental listing on the Airbnb platform to enhance its visibility in search results. The primary goal is to improve the listing’s ranking, making it more likely to be seen and booked by potential guests. 
This optimization process involves adjusting various elements of the listing, such as the pricing, policies, photos, and reviews, to align with Airbnb’s search algorithm and guest preferences.

The Ten Listing Tenets of Airbnb Optimization

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The stakes are high. Every click, every view, every inquiry matters. No, we’re not talking about the latest viral TikTok. We’re speaking of the challenge hosts face every time they think about how to improve their vacation rental listings.  For vacation rental managers, ensuring your property is attractive and resonates with potential guests at the … Read more

How Airbnb’s Exact Location Setting Can Improve Your Bookings

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Ever wondered what the effect of turning on exact location could be for you property? It’s an intriguing aspect that could impact your listing’s bookings. We delved in and stumbled upon some interesting findings. If videos are more your style, catch the full analysis on our YouTube channel HERE Understanding Exact Location If you don’t … Read more

Airbnb Photos: Can You Have Too Many?

Airbnb hosts, have you been paring down your property photos based on popular advice? Let’s bust another myth! Psssst! If you would rather watch the short video analysis on YouTube, click HERE There’s a popular rumor going around the Airbnb host space: trimming down your Airbnb photos boosts bookings. Influential voices suggest that an abundance … Read more

The Ultimate Myth Debunked: Does Tweaking Your Airbnb Listing Daily Boost Your Bookings?

Have you heard that updating your Airbnb listing often can help it rank better? Many people say this, but is it true? Let’s find out. The Buzz Around Frequent Listing Updates You’ve probably heard the chatter: “Update your Airbnb listing often, and watch it climb the ranks!” It’s a popular belief among hosts that frequent … Read more

Mid-Term Rentals vs. Short-Term Rentals: Which Cash-Flow Better?

Mid Term Rentals vs Short Term Rentals

Ever wondered if you could make more money by converting your Airbnb listing to a mid-term rental? If you’re nodding your head in agreement, then you’re at the right place. Today, we’re diving deep into an analysis conducted by IntelliHost to understand the profitability dynamics of mid-term rentals vs. short-term rentals. But before we proceed, … Read more

How Airbnb’s Cancellation Policies Impact Your Bookings: An Updated Analysis

How Airbnb's Cancellation Policy Affects Your Bookings

When it comes to managing property bookings on platforms like Airbnb, the cancellation policy you choose can play a pivotal role. With the rise in travel and accommodations, many hosts have questioned how different policies impact their overall bookings and key funnel metrics. To provide clarity, we’ve dived deep into this topic, analyzing over 5,000 … Read more

Four Instant Booking Options on Airbnb: Which is Best for Your Conversion Rate?

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If you’re an Airbnb host, you know how important it is to get more bookings and increase your occupancy rate. One of the ways to do that is to enable instant book on your listing. Instant book allows guests to book your property without having to wait for your approval. This can make your listing … Read more

How to Optimize Your Airbnb Listing: A Case Study of Benjamin’s Property

Meet Benjamin from Lake Tahoe, California. Despite owning an incredibly beautiful property with competitive metrics in most areas, one roadblock was significantly hindering his booking rates. However, with IntelliHost’s detailed analysis and strategic suggestions, he conquered this issue and witnessed a fourfold surge in his bookings. Lets dive into his case study. PSSSST! If you … Read more