Would love to see an answer to this question, too. Beyond Pricing says they "seamlessly integrate" with MyVR but I'd love to know how that works. Open to other options as well... With 6 listings on multiple platforms (channel integration doesn't work for me), I'm overwhelmed with trying to keep rates updated, discount as needed, etc.
We too were saddened by HA/VRBO's decision to redact Guest information, but they were just following suit. All the other listing companies were already doing this. I can't imagine leaving them, however. In our experience they have been the best company to work with.
We began using all of MyVR's marketing channels for our listings, starting with AirBnb in October. Booking.com in November, and integrated our existing HA/VRBO in December. In our experience HomeAway is far and away the best source. Best guests and their cost to us is the lowest. Plus, their booking fees to guests are also the lowest.
Still, because we meet each and every guest, and so many return, we tell them to book direct for NO Booking Fees. Our efforts have pushed direct bookings through MyVR up to 36% of our revenues Year To Date versus 38% from HA/VRBO and 24% from AirBnb.
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One thing I've learned working in software support for my own (paying job) company, is when enhancement requests are submitted, sometimes the enhancement is delivered but without the full intended needs. Details help developers build what we need.
That's a very good point. Please feel free to provide us with details about how you would like us to implement features that you're voting on. Such descriptions are very helpful to us. You can do this by pressing the "Details" button on a particular feature.
That is a very interesting idea! As always, the best way for you – or anyone else interested in this feature – to get your requests in front of our product team is to submit a feature request.
I'd like to participate in this discussion. I just created a new website with MyVR and would like feedback from folks who've been doing this awhile. Any tips, tricks, suggestions? I've looked at it so much, I'm either nitpicking or not seeing something to improve.
I do know I need new photos and have a photographer lined up. She'll also do some drone footage which I'm excited to use.
Thank you for your constructive feedback.
Thanks for reaching out to us to get some help with understanding our pricing. I've gone ahead and addressed your questions through our private, email-based support system. Since the last time you posted a pricing question roughly 5 months ago, we've decided to address all account-specific pricing issues and concerns through our email based support system. We will still answer general questions about how our pricing works here, but we want to ensure that our answers here are useful to everyone. When you get into the weeds of how a particular account wants to set up MyVR, the billing details can get confusing and non-applicable for other users.
@carole Thanks for sharing your experience and zapier info. Have you been able to create a zap to trigger texts/SMS using zapier? I see you say you've been playing with appoinmtment reminder to send messages but are those email or texts/sms?