Blogging Fusion Blog Directory

Build the Right Niche and You Can Be Rich

  Build the right niche. Create a much smaller pond where you are the only fish. This will allow you to achieve market dominance and pricing power. Guests are willing to pay the extra price if you are the only accommodations that offers fill-in-the-blank (and enough guests desire what you offer).   Focus On Your … Read more

Managing Your B&B Reputation

Managing your B&B reputation is more important than ever in this fast-paced world of easily accessed online information. Whether bed and breakfast innkeepers monitor it or not, people are talking about their inns. Do you know what others are saying about your bed and breakfast?  Do you look at reviews written by your previous guests? Conversation goes … Read more

Amazing Bed and Breakfast Marketing From A to Z

  Amazing Bed and Breakfast Marketing From A to Z What if there was an amazing way to market your bed and breakfast by keeping the alphabet in mind? These are some of the most important factors to consider when blogging about your bed and breakfast inn.     Amenities: What extra amenities does your … Read more

Do You Know What Makes Your Inn Stand Out?

    What makes your inn stand out? Does it have a great view like the picture above?  It is critical to know what makes your bed and breakfast different from the others in your area. What types of guests do you attract?   Be sure to promote your unique features to potential guests on … Read more

How to Use Twitter for Hospitality

You can use Twitter for hospitality business growth.  Twitter For Dummies (3rd edition by Laura Fitton, Anum Hussain, and Brittany Leaning) is a book filled with practical information whether you are using Twitter for social or for business purposes or both!   Twitter’s limit of 140 characters forces you to focus your thoughts into concise, … Read more

7 LinkedIn Groups for Innkeepers

LinkedIn Groups for Innkeepers can be a helpful way to get support and advice from other bed and breakfasts and others in the hospitality industry.  LinkedIn operates the world’s largest professional network on the Internet with more than 400 million members in over 200 countries and territories.  All LinkedIn groups are private and those open to … Read more

The Art of Social Selling

  I highly recommend Shannon Belew’s book called The Art of Social Selling: Finding and Engaging Customers on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Other Social Networks. Belew says the power has shifted from the brand to the consumer.  Marketing has become a two-way conversation with the customer. The art of social selling is based entirely on your … Read more

Bed and Breakfast Restaurants

      Many bed and breakfasts also have restaurants. These bed and breakfast restaurants may offer the following important and useful information about their restaurant on their website:       If open to the public or just to the guests staying there Pictures of the restaurant, cuisine, beautiful views from restaurant Pictures of … Read more

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

TripAdvisor®, one of the world’s largest travel sites, offers trusted advice from real travelers on a wide variety of travel choices (including bed and breakfasts). TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with more than 200 million unique monthly visitors and over 100 million reviews and opinions covering more than … Read more

Ten Things to Blog About

We need a hook to “reel” our audiences in.  If we provide enough useful content on a regular basis, visitors will continue coming back. Here is a list of ten things to blog about: Instructional–tell people how to do something, include tips Insider information–Share some of our trade secrets People love lists–top 10, reasons why, … Read more