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Seattle’s FLAT Tax for Airbnbs $10Night, Inns & Irma, Innkeeper Talks Back to Boston Globe, 3 Inns’ Fall Specials

Innkeepers on Anna Maria island seemed to be relatively pleased when they returned to the island and realized they could open their doors quickly. Harrington House on Holmes Beach took action by posting directly on their website that they were open. Their communication is loud and clear.   And they have the webcam to prove it. Here Florida Inns […]

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Super Bed & Breakfast Blogs Seem to Put Inns On Top

Super Blogs Seem to Put Inns On Top Get Social with Exciting Blogs, Tweets, Facebook   Chole’s Super Blog Put Her at the Top of Search Engines Chole’s blog for Big Mill Inn is s a great nominee for best inn blog. That’s because of it’s authentic voice, Chole’s photos and for a genuinely interesting […]

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2 Best-of-Class Bed & Breakfast Inns Create Newsletters That Work

Inn at Playa Del Rey – L.A. area inn gets results with newsletters sent each month for many years. 2 Best-of-Class Inns Create Newsletters That Work Inns are keeping guests close with regular newsletters filled with fun events, good restaurants and amazing experiences. One of my favorites is Susan Zola’s of The Inn at Playa Del […]

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Tips For Great Inn Websites, What’s to Really Like & 5 Things Not to Do

2 Steps to Get the Website You Want Most people who need a new website don’t really know what they want. But they do know what they Don’t want. 1. Look, Look, Look – One way to shorten the learning curve is to look at inn websites and find components that you like and dislike. Keep going […]

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4 Bed & Breakfast Inns Master Unique Experiences, 16 Healthy Appetizers, 6 Fun Minutes to Stress Reduction

1. Promote Your State’s Quirkiness – Why Are They Painting & Hiding Rocks in Ohio? – Inn at HoneyRun According to Jason’s Blog at Inn at Honey Run, “Northeast Ohio Rocks is a movement designed to spread happiness through unexpectedly discovering painted rocks in the Northeast Ohio region.” The inn itself has become a cultural center for […]

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Inn Newsletters to Love – 4 Bed and Breakfast Innkeepers Show What Works

Newsletters give your Bed and Breakfast guests an active part in keeping your traffic up. That’s because when someone clicks on a link to your newsletter because you’ve made it oh so enticing – that actually builds your traffic and makes your website more relevant to your area. 1.  Create a 3-Day Itinerary With Photos […]

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Learn From These 4 Innkeepers’ Websites

Learn From These 4 Innkeeper’s Websites 1. My Tree House Lodge One of the most interesting things about this site is the home page call to action. (The call to action is the booking button.) The lodge’s “rates & booking” button is the first or second thing you see – the focal point. It has […]

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Fix Your Website (Even if It’s New) – 10 Most Commonly Needed Fixes

Did you know even new inn websites usually need to be fixed? We recently reviewed 12 new, beautiful inn websites.  Most had problems such as slow loading times, mobile that didn’t work well, and worst of all, poor title tags and meta tags and missing elements that hurt the inns’ search positions, even lowering them.   […]

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9 Stargazing Guestrooms, “Bleisure” Travel, Easy Guest Experiences You Haven’t Thought Of

Create Your Own Stargazing Guest Room – 9 Examples Be inspired to create your own stargazing chamber with these 9 amazing guest rooms.  Light polution is everywhere these days and many are looking to see the night skys they grew up with. What better way to stargaze than from a cozy comfy bed whether it’s […]

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One-Page Websites You’ll Love

Get a New One-Page Website and Clean Up 4 BIG Mistakes   For inns with 1-4 rooms, you can solve a lot of problems by getting an incredibly affordable website that has everything you need yet is only one page. The long scrolling page also functions well on smart phones because of its scroll. We’ve […]

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