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Choose a single photo that represents the essence ofyour B&B.Use this photo as your online avatar for every socialmedia pr...
Many people search Google Images to get a senseof a new place.Try different search terms related to your B&B, andlook at t...
Remember to add place names in your image captions.Especially if you’re part of a small town, your B&B will become part of...
What is the most unique aspect of your B&B?Was it once a schoolhouse? What type ofneighborhood are you in?Identify one or ...
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Does your B&B hold a weekly book club? Art or music shows?For every event you host, designate someone to take a few tastef...
Enticing photos of food, kitchen, preparation, andtable settings will always attract positive attention.Check out the Rams...
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Photograph specific projects that mightinspire other B&B owners, interiordesigners, chefs or gardeners.I once noticed a sm...
Invest in a mobile phone with a good camera, and use this to enhance your B&B’simagery on the go.Mobile photos carry an au...
Following on from the last point, B&B’s are animportant part of a larger community.Add photos of your surrounding area. Cr...
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Views are one of the first types of images people look for whenbrowsing B&B’s.Make sure to add some clear, appealing image...
Smart phone photos look great in some cases, but not in others.I’ve found that restricting your more casual mobile images ...
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15 Ways Your B&B Can Use Visuals on Social Media

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Using visuals in social media is essential. You know this. Here are ideas for using more visuals in your social media to get more engagement.

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15 Ways Your B&B Can Use Visuals on Social Media

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  2. 2. Choose a single photo that represents the essence ofyour B&B.Use this photo as your online avatar for every socialmedia profile (Google Places, Facebook, Twitter).This keeps your image consistent, and helps peoplerecognize you across multiple platforms.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  3. 3. Many people search Google Images to get a senseof a new place.Try different search terms related to your B&B, andlook at the file names and sites of the top images.Rename your images using similar keywords to getyour own images at the top of the list!Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  4. 4. Remember to add place names in your image captions.Especially if you’re part of a small town, your B&B will become part of thecommunity’s online imagery.Tip: Take a photo down your street on a sunny day, and add it to your Flickraccount with the name of the street in the caption.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  5. 5. What is the most unique aspect of your B&B?Was it once a schoolhouse? What type ofneighborhood are you in?Identify one or two niche interests, and buildon those with your image posts.If you have Victorian era furniture, forexample, create a group for Victorianantiques on Pinterest and add photos of yourbest pieces.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  6. 6. Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn MorePeople love to know the story behind the places they visit.If possible, find historical photos of your building and include them on your social networks. Youmay even add them to groups about the town such as the historical society’s page.Post a photo of your B&B when it was first built. If there’s a family history behind thebuilding, add a photo of your great aunt or uncle working on the premises.
  7. 7. Views are one of the first types of images people look for whenbrowsing B&B’s.Make sure to add some clear, appealing images of the scenery fromyour windows.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  8. 8. Does your B&B hold a weekly book club? Art or music shows?For every event you host, designate someone to take a few tasteful shots of theevent setup and guests.Create a separate album for each event and share it on your social networks.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  9. 9. Enticing photos of food, kitchen, preparation, andtable settings will always attract positive attention.Check out the Ramsey House B&B’s Instagram feedfor some inspiration.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  10. 10. Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn MoreCapture images which show the essence if your clientele.Ask returning guests if they mind being part of your online photo album.Encourage guests to add their own images to your Facebook page, and to connect with you viayour social networks.
  11. 11. Photograph specific projects that mightinspire other B&B owners, interiordesigners, chefs or gardeners.I once noticed a small inn owner at asouthern B&B had used an old factory boileras a beautiful garden container.Posting images of ideas like this will getpeople excited about your business.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  12. 12. Invest in a mobile phone with a good camera, and use this to enhance your B&B’simagery on the go.Mobile photos carry an authentic and spontaneous feel.They show that the B&B management is actively involved in the business, andenjoys getting out and in touch with the community.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  13. 13. Following on from the last point, B&B’s are animportant part of a larger community.Add photos of your surrounding area. Createa theme and a clear picture of what yourtown/city and scenery is like.Find ways to relate things and events in yourcommunity back to your B&B in photocaptions.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  14. 14. Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn MoreTag people, businesses and organizations in yourphotos. This is a great way to use images toconnect with your community.
  15. 15. Views are one of the first types of images people look for whenbrowsing B&B’s.Make sure to add some clear, appealing images of the sceneryfrom your windows.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  16. 16. Smart phone photos look great in some cases, but not in others.I’ve found that restricting your more casual mobile images on one network, likeInstagram, is best.For your main site and featured albums, stick to more professional images.Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs. Learn More
  17. 17. Brought to you by Hotel Propeller.Your premier web design solution for Hotels, Resorts & BnBs.We build websites designed to attract more guests.Learn More

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