Tag Archives: Social network

Innkeepers, think before you post…a photo

Not professional photographs, but which one would you rather eat? I am the first to lobby that innkeepers NEED to post photos on social media, especially food photos. Photos are what sell a brand, and attract the most attention, and … Continue reading

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Twitter Questions and Bed and Breakfasts

I recently came across an interesting twitter related site, http://youasked.it/ which gives you random questions asked in real time on twitter. You can also search questions asked on https://twitter.com/search-advanced but I found Youaskedit kind of fun. If you put search … Continue reading

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Facebook Oh Facebook, Where Art Thou Oh Facebook?

Or perhaps it should be Facebook Oh Facebook, Where the Heck are You At? – important piece at the end, so skip down if you must. Lots of questions about edgerank and interest lists in the last few weeks, and … Continue reading

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Bed and Breakfasts, Social Media and Natural Disasters

Of course this is also valid for unnatural disasters like fires and theft as well. It’s best to be prepared ahead of time if you can for any type of disasters and you may as well take advantage of social … Continue reading

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Tripadvisors’ Facebook Fan Page Review App

For those of you unaware of it, Tripadvisor has recently rolled out a new application for lodging. An app tab that integrates into your Facebook Fan/Business Page. For once I actually like this offering from TA, the only downside a … Continue reading

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A Quick Tip for Bed and Breakfasts to leverage Facebook Photos

You just had some great guests stay at your inn, or a lovely wedding just took place on your lawn and you got some awesome photos. The temptation is just to just put them all up on Facebook in an … Continue reading

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The 3 Golden Rules of Twitter for Lodging

1. Don’t Expect Something for Nothing Keep the Sales Pitches to a Minimum: Look at it from the aspect of the consumer/guest. Everyone is on every network selling. No one cares. If you were scoping around twitter for people to … Continue reading

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