Airbnb

Airbnb is a website for people to rent out lodging. It has over 500,000 listings in 33,000 cities and 192 countries. Founded in August 2008 and headquartered in San Francisco, the company is privately owned and operated by Airbnb, Inc.Users of the site must register and create a personal online profile before using the site. Every property is associated with a host whose profile includes recommendations by other users, reviews by previous guests, as well as a response rating and private messaging system.As of July 2011, the company had raised $119.
Posts about Airbnb
  • Candid Feedback and the Future of the Freelance Marketplace

    … in line.) AirBnB’s ratings system is a mandatory component to build trust with their customers. So why don’t we see similar ratings in creative industries? Wouldn’t more feedback help ensure quality in a marketplace economy? When selecting someone for creative work, it’s rare to find data that helps an employer or buyer know what to expect. Sure…

    The Content Strategist- 14 readers -
  • The Best Content Marketing of May: Brands, Take Note

    … of risk. If you’re just handing out a free magazine as a piece of marketing collateral, it can be tough to tell what impact it has on your business. It’s feasible for B2B companies like Contently, since we’re able to attribute the ROI of direct mail campaigns that include our magazine, Contently Quarterly. But for B2C brands like Uber, Amtrak, and Airbnb…

    Jordan Teicher/ The Content Strategistin Content- 19 readers -
  • Airbnb waves the white flag in fight with San Francisco

    … Airbnb waves the white flag in fight with San Francisco In case you were unaware, there is a dire housing crisis in San Francisco. There is little housing available and the housing on hand is priced out of the range of most working families. This is why the city of San Francisco decided to step in when it came to home sharing services like…

    Greg's Corner- 17 readers -
  • Could you be violating your lease by using Airbnb?

    … Could you be violating your lease by using Airbnb? As you may know, Airbnb is a service that allows you to rent out your house or apartment on a short-term basis. The problem is that if you currently rent your home you could be violating your lease by renting the property out on Airbnb. Many leases include clauses that prohibit subletting…

    Greg's Corner- 19 readers -
  • Full-Screen Ads Coming to Instagram Stories; Insights, Too

    … “in the coming weeks,” Instagram said, adding that more direct-response options will follow “in the coming months.” In addition to the brands mentioned above, accommodations network Airbnb has been testing the sound-on format with its Trips on Airbnb series of 15-second videos aimed at connecting travelers with local experts by interest, and its global…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 29 readers -
  • Airbnb Dives Into Live 360 Video on Twitter, Periscope

    … By David Cohen on Jan. 6, 2017 - 1:00 PM Airbnb became one of the first brands to take advantage of live 360 video on Twitter and Periscope, which debuted last week. The accommodations network will present livestreamed 360-degree videos Friday and Saturday from London, Kauai (Hawaii) and Detroit, in an attempt to “offer people…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 32 readers -
  • How to Increase Social Data Value: Add Context Over Time

    … season of Game of Thrones averaged more than 23 million viewers per episode, setting new records for both the show and HBO as a network. Even if you’re not one of those viewers, you’ve probably noticed something about the show: There are a ton of characters, and they change often. With more than 150 characters playing the “game,” marketers in all…

    AllTwitterin Social How To's- 24 readers -
  • Jack Dorsey to Users: What Do You Want From Twitter in 2017?

    … Co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey wants to know what Twitter users would like to see from the social network in 2017. Dorsey sought suggestions via tweet, using the hashtag #Twitter2017: Following in the footsteps of (Airbnb co-founder) Brian Chesky: what’s the most important thing you want to see Twitter improve or create in 2017? #Twitter2017…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 36 readers -
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