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Smart Tip: Get Notified of your Guest’s Flight Delay

At Smartbnb, we want to make all your check-ins a little bit easier, so we automatically monitor the status of your guests’ flights if you provide us with the necessary information. We’ll track it and inform you about its status so that you understand what to expect.

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Smart Tip: How to Provide Your Guests with Instructions for a Sofa Bed When They Actually Need It

A sofa bed can be typically used when you host three or more guests. So, you may want to show these instructions only when they are interesting to your guests. And what if you have several different listings, and only some of them have a sofa bed?

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Smart Tip: Use Our Mailchimp Integration to Send Emails to Your Airbnb Guests

So what if you have a Mailchimp account and want to use this platform to send actual emails to your guests? No problem. Smartbnb integration with Mailchimp can be a simple solution.

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Smart Tip: How to Set Up Automatic Answers to Your Guests’ Questions

Our system uses artificial intelligence to scan guest messages and automatically detect questions that belong to specific categories. Smartbnb will send an automated response if an answer has been set-up for the question category.

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Smart Tip: How to Integrate Your Smartbnb Account with PriceLabs

If you have a PriceLabs account, you can take advantage of our integration between Smartbnb and PriceLabs. All you have to do is integrate your Smartbnb account with PriceLabs.

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Smart Tip: Answer Early Check-In and Late Check-Out Requests Automatically, Depending on Calendar Availability

So if you can allow early check-in and late check-out lossless, why not make your Airbnb guests happy? This approach will help you get more 5-star reviews and maximize your income. Besides, you can automate everything if you take advantage of a useful Smartbnb feature.

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Smart tip: How to Adapt Your Booking Confirmation Depending on the Check-In Date

A useful Smartbnb feature can help you adapt the content of your booking confirmation message based on the check-in date. Using custom codes, you can create a booking confirmation rule and change the content of the message based on the number of days to the check-in.

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Introducing The New Smartbnb Help Center

A new Smartbnb Help Center is now available to all our users. Here you can get answers to the most common questions and learn how to use Smartbnb effectively to deliver a great experience to your Airbnb guests.

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Airbnb House Manual: How to Create the Perfect Welcome Book for Guests

Providing your Airbnb guests with a house manual is one of the most important things you can do as a host. A good Airbnb house manual will make your life simple, improve the guest experience, and help you get a 5-star review.
In this article, you’ll find some tips on what exactly you should include in a house manual to welcome your guests to a new place.

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Airbnb Pricing Strategy: Getting Started

When starting your STR business you have to decide on pricing strategy. In the back of your mind, you realize this could have a huge impact on how much money you make. But where do you start?
Start right here! This blog post will lay out how to set up a great pricing strategy that will make you the most money you can and give you peace of mind that you’re doing perfectly.

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Airbnb Rental Agreement: Pros and Cons

An Airbnb rental agreement is a legal contract between you and your guests, which sits outside of the Airbnb platform, giving you additional legal protection in any guest malpractice event.
But what should you put in the rental agreement? How do you send it to your guests? And what are the downsides?
Let’s find out, shall we!

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Real Estate Side Hustle: How to Earn Money with Your Rental Property

Looking for ways to earn extra cash in your spare time apart from your day job and your other daily responsibilities? Choose real estate side hustle. Renting out your unoccupied property is a great way to get some passive income and build your wealth without trading a lot of your time for money.

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Airbnb Plus: How Can You Get Your Property Listed?

Wondering if the Airbnb Plus program is a good fit for you and your home? Let’s find out together! Will review the pros and cons and discuss the requirements. Happy reading!

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Airbnb Requirements: Know your Paperwork

Local governments have been cracking down on Airbnb – with many outlawing (or severely prohibiting) it altogether. It’s a bit of a challenge to find the precise requirements to starting your Airbnb business. But don’t worry; this article is going to point you in the right direction and give you all the information you need to know (and where to get it) to be compliant.

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How to make money with Airbnb? The true story of a host.

So, is being an Airbnb host really worth it? Do the pros outweigh the cons? Can you make good money rening on Airbnb?
I asked myself this question nearly six years ago as I considered the options for my rental property.
It’s not for everyone, however (as you’ll soon find out), but hopefully, this article will help you to decide if becoming an Airbnb host is worth it for you.

Best rental listing sites

Best Rental Listing Sites for Hosts

Are you a host looking for the best rental listing sites for your vacation rental property to get more bookings and maximize your profit? This article will help you get started.

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Airbnb Self-Check-In: No More Waiting for Your Guests’ Arrival

Providing your Airbnb guests with a great experience from start to finish is essential, so first of all, you should ensure a smooth check-in process. The best solution is to offer them self-check-in when guests can access your property using a key lockbox, smart lock, or keypad. Let’s see how to set up the self-check-in process.

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Airbnb Cleaning Checklist: Don’t Miss a Spot

No matter what type of accommodation you offer on Airbnb, cleanliness is of the utmost importance to your guests. If your guests notice one small thing that was not cleaned properly, they’ll let you know if your cleaning standards aren’t up to par. It’s crucial not to miss a spot and our list will come in handy.

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