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Free Website Upgrade for Full Members

By | October 11, 2016

As part of our continuous improvement programme, we upgrade our full members websites FREE OF CHARGE every 3 or 4 years. We are now ready to upgrade full members to what are known as fully responsive websites. These work with smartphones, tablets (iPads) and desktop computers Plus the added advantage of a free SSL Certificate… Read More »

https, security and members websites

By | October 11, 2016

All full members that have websites as part of their membership, will now enjoy the following features:- Secure encrypted website at no extra cost – normally a certified SSL website would cost $100 or more annually Full diversion to a mobile version to allow smartphone users to book on smaller screens. Additionally we are working… Read More »

B&B Owners Support

By | September 22, 2016

Our support system is monitored constantly throughout the day and we normally respond to or fix problems within a short period.   TO GET SUPPORT QUICKLY use the facility in your admin panel (Email symbol bottom left of your screen) or email : support@bnbowners.com Some members are still expecting a response when using our older (not checked… Read More »

Are We Mobile Friendly?

By | September 7, 2016

A number of members have asked ARE WE MOBILE FRIENDLY ? This means can our members B&Bs be FOUND, SEEN and BOOKINGS made by mobile phone users. The simple answer is YES Some months ago we introduced http://m.book-a-bnb.com – this site is compatible with all mobile devices tablets and smartphones.   If anyone using these devices… Read More »

Mobile Friendly Websites

By | August 4, 2016

Further to the last news post there have been many questions about mobile friendly booking websites. Both full and associate members of the B&B Owners Association have a page that is mobile friendly. Full members that have a website hosted by us are diverted to a mobile friendly page automatically. We have seen a steady… Read More »

Apology – Ignoring Bookings

By | August 4, 2016

To all B&B Owners Association Members I must offer a sincere apology about the last news item. It was not meant as personal criticism of any of our members and I’m so sorry if you were offended by the tone of the newsletter. There are B&Bs that consistently ignore bookings and these members will removed from our service… Read More »

IGNORING BOOKINGS

By | July 31, 2016

We have rescinded the membership  one or two B&Bs recently for consistently ignoring bookings. Although our first duty is to our B&B members, let’s not forget we are providing the public with a booking service. Bookings are automatically declined by our system if not confirmed by the 3rd day – This means the guest has to… Read More »

Book a B&B on Smartphones

By | July 14, 2016

Book-a-BnB.com has now gone mobile after a number of months of testing. Every B&B, Guesthouse or Inn that is a member of the B&B Owners Association now has a mobile site and bookings can be made easily from a smartphone or tablet with touch technology. Additionally, for those members that have a website hosted with… Read More »