• Edit your website with custom content

    To add content such as videos, pictures, promotions, chat, Instagram galleries or contact forms to your website you can use widgets. These are containers that can be moved and resized, so you can t...

  • Static background image

    If you are using Tideway, Brooklyn or Livingstone template for your website you have by default a slideshow integrated on the homepage. If you prefer to have a static image instead of different one...

  • Use custom fonts

    If you want to use a different font than the ones you can find by default in your website builder, you can as well use Google fonts on your website. Follow the steps below to learn how it is done. ...

  • Create a custom page

    Within your website, you have a selection of predefined pages populated with property information which you can decide to use or to delete. If you have deleted one of the default Lodgify pages on y...

  • Advanced design customization

    With Lodgify you can customize the design of your website with HTML, CSS and JavaScript programming languages and apply a tailored style to all your public pages. 💡 Note: Make sure to use an HTTPS ...

  • Register a new domain

    Domain names are used to establish a unique web identity. With Lodgify you can register a new one which can be personalized when you sign up for a yearly/bi-yearly subscription. If you previously a...

  • Transfer your external domain to Lodgify

    With a yearly or bi-yearly subscription, you have the great advantage of getting a personalized domain for free. If you already own a domain name with a different domain host and want us to do the ...

  • Connect an existing domain to your Lodgify website

    If you already have a domain with an external domain host, you can keep it and simply connect the domain to your new website retaining your old provider. In case you want to have two domain names, ...

  • Redirect URLs

    If you already had a website with your custom domain before Lodgify and keep the same domain name, you should redirect all the URLs from your previous website to your Lodgify one in order to save y...

  • Take your website offline

    You can take your website temporarily or permanently offline depending if you just need to make some structural changes or if you still have an active subscription but decided not to rent your prop...

  • Reorder the menu

    You can simply change the order of your website menu by using our drag-and-drop function.  This also applies if you want to move an element to the footer or decide that a page should not be public....

  • Available widgets

    Widgets allow you to customize your website content through pictures, videos, text and many more. Lodgify has a list of standard widgets to edit your custom pages. Many external widgets can be impl...

  • Add a privacy policy and a privacy consent checkbox to your website

    Disclaimer: We would like to make clear that this article is provided for informational purposes only and may not be construed as legal advice. While Lodgify is making sure that its own operations ...

  • Gallery and slideshow pictures

    Photos represent your business card when guests land on your website. Our templates are built to showcase your properties thanks to big background photos, picture galleries, and slideshows. Learn h...

  • Design, customize and publish your website

    Before you publish your website and make it visible to the public, you want to make sure that at least the basic design and a property is set up. You will always be able to change all of your setti...

  • Translate the website

    Your website can be created in multiple languages from the beginning or you can create it in one language first and then translate it into other languages. In the vacation rental business, it is re...

  • Secure connection error

    Read this article if any of the pages of your Lodgify website shows Not Secure on the left side of the address bar or if you see a warning page which display the message Your connection is not secu...

  • Edit page settings

    You can edit the settings of each page from your website to select the languages you want to offer this page in, change your page title or edit its meta description.   To change the page settings: ...

  • Install or remove the search bar

    By default, your homepage has a search bar installed which can be easily deleted. If you would like to install a search bar in any other place or page you can activate the search bar in the page se...

  • Logo

    Adding a logo gives to your website a more professional look and it may help you gaining credibility, reputation, and trust from new online visitors.   Some people hire a designer, other browse the...

  • Important tips on how to make full use of your Lodgify website

    A checklist to help you get the most out of your Lodgify vacation rental site.    Personalize your automatic email notifications. Guests don't like communicating with robots. Enter metadata on eac...

  • Top 12 checklist, to set up your Lodgify website

    Follow this checklist to optimize your vacation rental site.     DESIGN CHECKLIST Have you… Added a text or image Logo?  Added a Favicon?  Customized your Color Palette? Uploaded high-quality phot...

  • Website preview

    View the changes that you make to your website before publishing, by using the Preview feature.               There are two ways to preview your website.  Access the Preview via the... Instructi...

  • Add a cookie policy to your website

    Disclaimer: We would like to make clear that this article is provided for informational purposes only and may not be construed as legal advice. Cookies are small files which are stored on a user's ...

  • Customize texts and buttons with custom translation

    If you wish to customize default texts on your website or the wording of a button you can customize the wording using the Custom Translation Tool in your Advanced Settings. To customize default tex...

  • Publish changes on your live website

    StartFragmentCertain changes to the website content will need to be published before appearing live. Whenever you make changes that are related to the design of your website, you need to publish th...

  • Connect your website to social media

    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 specifical...

  • Add a blog page to your website

    Increase content and interesting information on your website through a blog. More content on your website doesn't just offer more information and qualitative text for your guests but also gives you...

  • Website footer

    A footer is a section that appears at the bottom of every page of your website. You can add additional information or links in your footer section. Read about: How to add menu items How to add an...

  • Private pages

    Some pages you might want to keep private and only send their access link to certain users once they have confirmed a booking. Other pages you might want to keep invisible while you are working on ...