by Brent Dirks
November 12, 2013
The official iOS app of the community lodging network Airbnb has recently been updated with a number of new features for hosts. Along with a revamped look, the new Host Home feature highlights version 3.0 of the app. Airbnb explains more in a blog post:
Hosting should be easy and enjoyable. That’s the premise behind our new Host Home. Think of Host Home as your hosting mentor—always there when you need it. Host Home provides you the right information at the right moment, from coaching you through listing a space to allowing you to effortlessly manage multiple bookings. Hosting on Airbnb has never been such a snap.The app also provides hosts more information about hospitality standards and how to gives guests their most memorable trips. Hosts can also now connect with other people nearby who are using the service to exchange tips and wisdom on how to offer the best hosting experience. Designed for the iPhone/iPod touch, Airbnb can be downloaded now in the App Store for free. The service offers more than 450,000 listings in more than 34,000 cities around the globe. Travelers can also use the app to pin down the perfect place to stay and communicate with hosts. For other app news and reviews today, see: Put Your Trivia Knowledge To Use Against Others In The Addictive QuizUp, Viber 4.0 Introduces Sticker Market, Push-To-Talk And Other New Features, and The Perfect Converter Vert Gets Compound Units And More In Latest Update.