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Sharing Economy
September 3, 2018

Happy 10th birthday to Airbnb

It’s hard to believe that a name we all use as part of our day-to-day vocabulary is only a decade old. Yes, Airbnb launched in 2008 under the name ‘Airbedandbreakfast.com’ – not quite as catchy as their current brand… The idea for the platform that has now become the ‘posterchild’ of the sharing economy had...
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August 17, 2018

Pricing hacks for your Airbnb property

Homesharing is fun – but you need to make sure that the effort doesn’t outweigh the reward. One way to avoid this is to get your pricing right, so you get the best possible income from your Airbnb listing. We’ve put together some hacks so you can enjoy the sharing economy experience without losing out…...
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June 18, 2018

Easy ways to for manage multiple Airbnb listings

You might think of Airbnb as it was in its original incarnation – did you know the name came from an air-bed on a living room floor? But as the popularity of platforms like Airbnb increases, more and more people are using homesharing sites to let out their other properties – several, if you’re lucky...
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May 16, 2018

Love is in the… Airbnb

Wedding bells will be ringing this weekend in Windsor as Harry and Meghan tie the knot. And while they’ve gone big – as you’d expect from a prince and princess – some people prefer to keep it a bit more low-key. If that sounds like you, and you’ve got nuptials to plan, why not think...
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January 30, 2018

7 hacks for keeping your Airbnb clean

The problem with cleanliness is that everybody’s standards are different. For Airbnb hosts, the solution is to hit the highest standard possible – and that way you can keep everyone happy, and maybe even earn yourself Superhost status. If hosting is your thing but cleaning isn’t, here are our seven hacks for keeping your homeshare...
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December 5, 2017

The sharing economy and Camplify UK – a match made in caravan heaven

Camplify is is the UK’s fastest-growing caravan hire and RV sharing community. We’re pleased to welcome them onto our blog to talk about their arrival in the UK – and where GUARDHOG insurance comes in… People all over the globe are now sharing their assets and belongings to complete strangers, some really cashing in and...
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November 20, 2017

7 hacks for dealing with language barriers when you’re hosting

As an Airbnb host, you’ll have plenty of ways to make your guests feel welcome. Not only is it all part of the home-sharing experience, but it will help you to get positive reviews – and even Superhost status. But how can you make that welcome just as warm when your guests don’t speak the...
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November 7, 2017

Boats, the sharing economy – and the importance of insurance

Boataffair connects quality boats with the right person. We’re pleased to welcome Adrian Walker, CEO and founder of this boutique peer-to-peer boat sharing platform, to talk about how he met GUARDHOG and the importance of insurance when you’re sharing boats… It can be time consuming to navigate the ‘murky waters’ of insurance. And for Boataffair,...
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October 24, 2017

The 5 biggest errors Airbnb hosts need to stop making

Lodgify is an innovative all-in-one vacation rental software solution which empowers lodgings owners and managers to build their own professional website, accept online bookings and manage all reservations from one place. GUARDHOG welcomes Lodgify’s tips on avoiding the most common hosting mistakes… What started as a humble blow-up mattress on a San Francisco bedroom floor...
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October 11, 2017

Airbnb SEO: how your listing will get more visibility

Pass The Keys is a short let and Airbnb management service working across the UK. They’ll take care of everything, from cleaning and laundry to key exchange and pricing optimisation. GUARDHOG is delighted to welcome Pass The Key’s insights into getting more visibility for your Airbnb listing… Since its launch in 2008, Airbnb has expanded on a...
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