How to make your listing stand out

Our quick-start guide will help you get bookings and run your hosting business.
By Airbnb on Jan. 29, 2021
7 min video
Updated Sep. 27, 2023

Watch the video, and remember the seven keys to a successful listing:

  • Photos: Use a mix of wide and detail shots to give potential guests a good sense of your space.
  • Title, description, and amenities: Highlight what makes your space unique and adapt them as you get feedback and inspiration from guests.
  • Pricing strategy: Look to see how similar listings in your area are priced and check out our Smart Pricing tool.
  • Calendar and booking settings: You get to control how and when guests can book your listing.
  • Standing out in search results: Here are some tips to improve your ranking, from turning on Instant Book to getting good reviews.
  • The booking process: Respond to guests quickly and accept as many booking requests as possible.
  • Getting paid: Set up your payout method to get paid automatically.
Jan. 29, 2021
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