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  • Vitur 2021 conference Malaga - Vitur 2021 conference will be held in Malaga, Spain. Bookster will be presenting in the panel on 29th October 2021.

    VITUR 2021

    Bookster will be part of the panel on 'How Property Managers Can Compete With OTAs to Drive Direct Bookings' at VITUR 2021. Join us there!

  • The importance of password security - Tips and guidance on the importance of password security.

    The importance of password security

    Passwords are the first line of defense against any fraudulent attacker. Check that you're following the latest advice on Password Security.

  • Prevent bad guests booking holidays with you - Tips and guidance to deter bad guests from booking their holidays in your rental home

    Prevent bad guests booking holidays

    From noisy guests to party guests, to fraudulent bookers to non-turn uppers, bad guests have always been a thing. This article breaks down how you can prevent bad guests from booking your holiday home.

  • Holiday booking trends for holiday rentals - Analysis of August 2021 holiday bookings, for 2021, 2022 and 2023 trends for holiday rentals

    Holiday booking trends

    Holiday booking trends are changing. Being aware of these means you can maximise the potential revenue and bookings for your holiday rental.

  • Flexible Automated Emails for holiday homes - Using Flexible Automated Emails helps property managers with holiday homes to build strong guest relationships.

    Flexible Automated Emails for Holiday Homes

    Dig into how flexible Automated Emails are a vital part of building relationships with your current and future guests.

  • Why attract direct bookings to holiday rentals - Reasons why property managers attract direct bookings to holiday rental homes and cottages.

    Why attract Direct Bookings to holiday rentals

    Many self-catering and holiday let managers are turning away from OTAs or Listing Sites, in favour of attracting direct bookings. We review why this strategy is so popular, and what you can do to attract more direct bookings for your self-catering property.

  • 5 tips for more direct bookings in holiday rentals - 5 practical tips to support selfcatering managers and holiday rental property owners who want to attract more direct bookings through their own website

    5 tips for more direct bookings

    Attracting direct bookings needs more than just a website. Property managers must attract potential guests to their website. But how?

  • Top Tips for new self-catering businesses - Advice from Erin McBean and Nick Lyon of igloo on how to start a new self-catering business.

    Top tips for new self-catering businesses

    Erin McBean and Nick Lyon of igloo, talked us through their advice for launching a new holiday rentals business.

  • Building selfcatering brands through inclusivity - Damian Sheridan of Book Direct Network, Anne-Marie Barry of Guide Dogs, Victoria O'Connell of GoLightly, and Lyn Hetherington, volunteer for Guide Dogs will be joining Kelly Odor of Bookster, as we talk through building your self-catering brand through inclusivity.

    Building brands through inclusivity

    Damian Sheridan of Book Direct Network, Anne-Marie Barry of Guide Dogs, Victoria O'Connell of GoLightly, and Lyn Hetherington, volunteer for Guide Dogs joined Kelly Odor of Bookster, talking through building your self-catering brand through inclusivity.

  • Quick guide: Automating Emails - Automating emails for holiday home owners and vacation rental managers.

    Automating Emails

    Using the automation feature of the Email Marketing tool will save significant resources staying in touch with guests and contacts. Find out how this function works.

  • Webinar: Building a successful holiday rental brand - Anna Morris of award-winning The Edinburgh Address joins Kelly Odor of Bookster to talk over her experiences and advice for building a successful holiday rental brand.

    Building a holiday rental brand

    Anna Morris of the award-winning brand - The Edinburgh Address, revealed her experiences of launching 3 successful holiday rental brands.

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