True Interactive Copywriters are a rare breed. In addition to being intelligent, funny and modest, they understand the intricacies of wordsmithing for the online world. They know how to craft something as simple as a killer tagline or as complex as an entire blog’s worth of content.  Do you love storytelling? Are you a strategic thinker who knows how to use the power of writing to help achieve business goals?  Do have a knack for

It’s time to forget the outside world, unplug the phone, make a cuppa tea and crack open the hobnobs for 60 seconds with John Brown from Avoncourt Lodge. What advice would you give someone before they took a leap into the accommodation business? make sure that you do your homework. What do you think is the most important thing about being running your own B&B, guest house or small hotel? You have to be a

It’s looks like more and more families will be making use of independent accommodation during this years festive season. We analysed our customers data and found that forward bookings for Christmas Day were up by a staggering 111.3% from last year! So more than double the amount of people want to stay with independent hosts and hoteliers this year – which is brilliant news!  But why is this? It seems that more people are opting to

We spoke to James from Manor Farm B&B in Wiltshire who was the ultimate winner of The Outstanding Host at the recent eviivo awards to see how they felt about winning and to pick up some helpful tips.  Did you enjoy the awards night? It was absolutely fantastic and it was a delight to be there. Everybody running a bed and breakfast or a small accommodation place spends an awful lot of time in the

Just for fun we asked our customers what they thought B&B would stand for other than ‘Bed and Breakfast.’ The majority of the responses we had were ‘Best in Britain,’ which shows the level of pride independent hosts and hoteliers have for their business. We also got many funny, heartwarming and unique replies. Here are the top responses we had:  Best in Britain – Barbara Tattersfield, Dalbeattie Guest House Be the Best – Sheila Gibbs, Wick House B&B Better