Archive for February, 2012

The Age of YouTube and Video Marketing

February 29, 2012

Did you know that YouTube.com is the second largest search engine on the Internet? Many people don’t think of YouTube as a search engine, but with a mind-boggling amount of videos listed, it’s easy to see why so many people search it each day. (Quick Trivia: Google, the largest search engine on the Internet, owns [...]

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What is Facebook Timeline? And How Could it Affect Your Facebook Page?

February 24, 2012

Update: Facebook announced today (Feb. 29) that they will be moving Fan pages to the Timeline format by March 30, 2012, and that business can voluntarily switch earlier. Facebook recently introduced a new feature for profiles called a Timeline. Basically, Timeline is a new layout for your Facebook profile that makes it easier for people [...]

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How Cloud-Based Vacation Rental Software Helps You Increase Efficiency and Save Money

February 21, 2012

If you run a vacation rental business and you’re using software that needs to be installed on each user’s computer, cloud computing can be a godsend for your business. There are many advantages to cloud computing, and we’re going to go over a few of the bigger ones in the following blog. These advantages all [...]

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What to Consider When Evaluating Vacation Rental Software

February 17, 2012

Vacation rental software is a big choice for property managers – one that shouldn’t be taken lightly. If you’re a property manager in today’s competitive business environment, vacation rental software is not just a tool that’s nice to have – it’s an essential. The right software can save you time and money, and play a [...]

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Why Do Vacation Rental Managers Switch to LiveRez?

February 15, 2012

During the sales process, vacation rental managers always ask: “Why do managers switch to LiveRez?” It’s a great question, seeing as how LiveRez is the fastest growing vacation rental software company in the industry. Of course, this rapid growth wouldn’t have been possible without many of our partners making the switch to us from one [...]

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How LiveRez Partners Rank on Google

February 9, 2012

Ever wonder how LiveRez websites rank in Google? You might be thinking of switching to LiveRez but are worried how your search engine rankings will come out of the transition. But, the reality is, moving to a LiveRez website will likely help your search engine placement rather than hurt it. Despite what some web designers [...]

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Meet “Puako Pattie”: Your Guide to a Luxury Vacation on Hawaii’s Big Island

February 6, 2012

Hawaii Vacation Rentals Location: Kamuela, HI Website: VacationBigIsland.com Quick Quote: “Because of LiveRez, I’m able to run my business on my own. I can run everything from wherever I am.”   On Hawaii’s Big Island, they call her “Puako Pattie.” It’s a nick name she’s earned in her more than 30 years of experience in [...]

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Switching Software Providers Doesn’t Have to be a Hassle

February 1, 2012

Are you one of those property managers that knows your business needs new vacation rental software, but just dreads the process of switching software? Have you made one or more of these common excuses to yourself? I don’t have the time The transition will take too long It will be way too much work I’ll [...]

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