Top 6 ways to advertise your self catering holiday home online
When you own a self catering holiday home, it is important that you give it enough exposure in all the right places in order to receive lots of enquiries
With a worldwide audience of literally billions of people in hundreds of countries, the internet has now become the de facto when advertising anything
from your second hand guitar to your holiday home. With the internet, the barriers presented by more conventional style advertising such as
newspapers and magazines have been torn down, with advertisers now having the ability to advertise to a worldwide audience via the internet.
There are many places that you can advertise your holiday home online including the following:-
Holiday rental listing sites
There are many Holiday rental listing sites on the internet that enable you to advertise your self catering accommodation for a small yearly fee or even
for free. Most provide you with the facility to upload around 10 photo's of your property, to give a good description of your property, including location,
local events, how to get there, testimonials, rates and an availability calendar.
The many advantages of the holiday rental listing site is that it is easy to set up your listing in a matter of minutes, have the ability to change your ads
photo's and text 24 hours a day, control your own availability calendar and keep track of how many enquiries and bookings you have had. Most sites
have an email form whereby enquirers can contact you direct meaning that there is no middleman involved, such as a rental agent.
Most owners find that advertising their self catering property on a number of paid sites and as many free ones as possible, helps to give their property
plenty of coverage.
Web logs or Blogs as they are more commonly referred to, is a content management system that enables you to add postings to your site and have
them listed chronologically and placed into certain categories. They are mainly used as an online diary but mo