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Six Key Features to Look for in Channel Management Software

Channel Management Software
channel management

Use channel management software to boost your traffic, reservations and bookings, worldwide Every day, travelers from around the world are online, looking to stay in your locations. How do you find them, connect with them, increase reservations and get bookings for your properties? We all know the answer is vacation rental listing portals. But, with […]

Short-Term Rental Channel Management: Secrets Revealed

Channel Management Software
short-term rental

Short-term rental online channels are doors to success. Unlock them, and the potential to grow your bookings and scale your business opens up in front of you. All you need is the key. Which is where things get challenging. For many of us, short-term rental channel management is a mysterious locked room that defies our […]

Are Your Vacation Rental Listings Getting the Attention They Deserve?

Channel Management Software
vacation rental listings

According to Skift, the vacation rental industry is now worth $100 billion. For owners and managers, opportunity and competition have both increased in recent years. When you’re competing for the attention of prospective guests, it’s important to make your vacation rental listings stand out. Create Impressive Vacation Rental Listings What are prospective guests looking for in vacation […]

Insider Tips from 8 Ways to Improve Vacation Rental Listings

Channel Management Software, Vacation Rental Software
vacation rental listings

We recently sat down with David Mau, Director of product for vacation rentals at to gain his vacation rental industry insights. In this follow up article, David shares his top tips for vacation rental listings. Here are 8 vacation rental listing tips to attract more guests and drive reservations on 1. Get your properties listed […]

Kigo and Zhubaijia Partner to Reach Asian Travel Market

Channel Management Software
asian travel

To say that China is a big market would be a gross understatement. Every international company worth its salt wants at least an opportunity to sell its products and/or services in China market. After all, many Chinese consumers have newly disposable income and China’s new upper middle class is more than happy to spend money […]

Expert Interview: Shares Vacation Rental Industry Insights

Channel Management Software

At Kigo, we are never done improving how we perform with our channel partners.  This year we are investing significant resources towards improved connectivity, higher stability and more flexibility.  We will be releasing several new upgrades throughout the year that will provide insight to your performance, simplify the more difficult to understand concepts and expand […]

How VRBO Fits in the HomeAway Family

Channel Management Software

One of the first online vacation rental companies, in 2006 VRBO became a part of the HomeAway family.  VRBO adds something of value to the million listings in 190 countries globally on HomeAway: a more family-focused type of rental unit. “A majority of the VRBO inventory consists of entire homes and apartments. Most VRBO rentals […] Growing Steadily in an Unsteady Vacation Rental Climate

Channel Management Software

The vacation rental industry is in a state of flux. A recent VRMB article predicted that “By 2020, vacation rentals will topple the hotel industry.” On the one hand, there is a growing interest and demand in vacation rentals— but at the same time, the industry is suffering through some growth pains related to areas […]

The Overlooked Advantage of Channel Management Software

Channel Management Software

Discussing vacation rental channel management software, an article from Flipkey states that: “Managing your vacation rental properties through various online channels is always a rewarding experience in terms of bookings.” As a vacation rental property manager, no doubt you agree. However, for some managers, listing with portal partners is a bit of a love-hate relationship. Direct […]