Hello again Lovely Innkeepers!
I hope you all had a good summer and hope this years foliage season is going well.
Image courtesy of https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mid-Atlantic-Innkeepers/173813961095 and someecards.
And for a laugh: Dangerous TripAdvisor Reviewers to be Tagged http://tripadvisorwatch.wordpress.com/2012/09/24/the-most-self-important-tripadvisor-users-to-be-tagged/
Reminder to past and new readers: Please try to address the action items (a note will be next to items in this newsletter marked in red) because they are IMPORTANT! saying (action item) Recommended at least to skim.
Recent Blog Posts From our Blog that may be of interest to innkeepers:
30 Ideas for your Bed and Breakfast to Pin on Pinterest
A Quick Tip for Bed and Breakfasts to leverage Facebook Photos
Bed and Breakfasts, Steps on Evaluating a Marketing Company
Another Quick Tip for Bed and Breakfasts to leverage Facebook Photos
Twitters New Pay to Play
Final Follow Up to Facebook’s New Play to Play
Favorite Recent Blog Posts from around the web
Strategies for handling cancellations and no shows
The Science of Blog Timing
LinkedIn Lets Colleagues Cut to the Chase with One-Click Endorsements
The 5 basic rules of calculating fan/like/follower value
Introducing Trove: Already The Best Facebook Search Around & Set To Tackle Other Social Networks Next
[Infographic] How to Get More Pins and Repins on Pinterest
4 Tips for Increasing Pinterest Traffic to Your Blog
7 Pinterest Tips for B2B Companies
Pinterest Delivers More Traffic than Yahoo – How to Leverage the News
Google Places Local Listings Broken: Bugs and BOTs (action item)
Bugs and Bots, Part Two (action item)
The New Apple Maps is Coming! Is Your Hotel Ready? (action item)
Preparing for Apple Maps (action item)
How to use great customer service to trigger social media attention [15 TIPS]
Helpful Free Applications and or Notes
Grovo: a great way to learn the inns and outs of social media and other internet based programs.