Connect your website to social media channels like Facebook, Instagram, or twitter, and boost your online presence. Ideally you want to have a specific account in each social media channel specifically for your vacation rental brand (don't use your personal one) which will help to spread the word and will be great marketing.
Show social media links on your website
To connect your website to your social media channels follow these steps:
- Go to your Main Menu in the top left corner and select Websites.
- In the Settings tab, go to Contact & Social, and insert the link to your social media page.
The configured links to your Social Media pages will appear in the footer of your pages.
Social media for your website marketing
If you want to take it a step further and use your social media channels for your website marketing you could display your Instagram gallery on your website, add a Save button from Pinterest on your website or create a book now button on your Facebook page that brings guests directly to your website.
|an Instagram gallery widget||Use a free tool like LightWidget to embed your Instagram feed directly into your website. It will automatically refresh every 24 hours to make sure your newest content shows up.
|a Pinterest Save Button||The Save button is the best way for your website to get discovered on Pinterest. When you add the Save button to your site’s pages, your customers can save pictures or content they like to Pinterest. This means that in the end, more people can find your website.|
|a Facebook Book Now Button||Integrate a Book Now button on your Facebook business page (not your personal one) that sends potential clients directly to your website to book.
💡 Note: Find out more about how Facebook can help with your website marketing from our blog article, 8 reasons to create a Facebook page for your vacation rental.