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Operating since 2016 started as "Belo: Airbnb Property Management". Since starting, the Belo business has now developed into "Optimize My Bnb" services, blogs, and videos and has helped thousands of Airbnb hosts in 56 countries rank higher in Airbnb search while offering the guest a better experience.


San Francisco to The World

Starting as a locally operated, Airbnb property management company, is now operating in the international marketplace. Danny's current client portfolio includes customers from all 5 continents and over 56 countries worldwide.


Danny Rusteen

A former finance employee at Airbnb, he left in 2015 to live indefinitely in Airbnbs (1,400+ nights) while traveling the world and helping Airbnb hosts make more money via this website. In 2018, he wrote the best-selling book for Airbnb hosts "Optimize YOUR Bnb".


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Having gained fantastic traction in the vacation rental expert space via his direct and actionable writing style, Danny Rusteen is now focusing on making video content accessible to all and free of charge.

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How to Optimize your Airbnb listing with an Superhost and ex-Airbnb employee

In this video i discuss with Danny, a prior Airbnb employee about everything Airbnb.

The Best Tech Book for Your Short Term Rental!

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How To Make Money With AirBnB - AirBnB Host Tips And Tricks (2018)

Download our Airbnb Hosting Tips and Tricks Guide (FREE): Other videos in this series: * PART 2: (AirBnB Hosting Pros and Cons - Being An AirBnB Host in 2018) In this video, we have Daniel Rusteen - former Airbnb finance and local operations employee, a Superhost, a super guest (250+ days in an Airbnb), and the owner of a remote full-service Airbnb property management company.

Former AirBnB employee speaks out | Danny Rusteen

Former AirBnB employee speaks out. What is the future of AirBnB? *How to get started in AirBnB: *Danny's resources:

The Book that Every Airbnb Host Needs

Newest book on how to run an Airbnb and for the advanced host out there wanting to optimize how they turn their side hustle into a cash flow dream this book is for you! We did a book review and are giving you a sneak peek at one of the chapters.

Tips to Rank Higher for Airbnb SEO and Book More Guests | STRU Podcast 009

We were fortunate to have Danny Rusteen of join us to talk about how to rank higher for Airbnb SEO and book more guests. Danny is a former employee at Airbnb and now through his business helps hosts rank higher on Airbnb thus booking more guests.

Optimize Your Airbnb listing | The Zack Scriven Podcast 004

Danny from was kind enough to help me re-write my listing description live in front of the STRU community of over 7,000 Airbnb hosts. He has a ton of knowledge on what it takes to make a great online listing and he shares a bunch of it in this hands on listing re-writing collaboration we did.

How To Make Money With Airbnb & Short Term Rentals While Traveling The World

OMWU #OnMyWayUp #Airbnb Have you ever wondered how to make money with Airbnb and short term rentals? How about doing it while traveling the world and without owning a property? Well, today's guest has done both. Meet Danny Rusteen.

Book Trailer: Optimize YOUR Airbnb by Daniel V. Rusteen

45s explainer video for my book of strategies for the intermediate and advanced Airbnb host: Optimize YOUR Airbnb: The Definitive Guide to Ranking #1 on Airbnb Search is available now on all major retailer websites in paperback, digital, and audio. Find out more at "Daniel Rusteen's authoritative book is as comprehensive as it is enjoyable to read.


43 | Advice From a Prior Airbnb Employee | with Danny Rusteen

Listen to this episode from Thanks For Visiting on Spotify. What kinds of things could you learn from chatting with a former Airbnb employee? Well, Danny Rusteen is a former Airbnb employee, and this has opened a lot of doors for him!

‎Short Term Rental Success Stories: How to Optimize Your Airbnb Listings w/ Daniel Rusteen on Apple Podcasts

‎In this episode, we have the honor of speaking with Daniel Rusteen. Danny is the author of Optimize Your BNB. Danny shares a lot of valuable content on how to get your Airbnb listings to the top to increase your chances of getting booked and make more money! Show Notes

Optimizing Your Airbnb with Danny Rusteen

In this episode I talk to Danny Rusteen of Optimise My Airbnb. A CPA and former employee of the company, author, property manager and Super Host, and self-professed Super Guest, Danny is a digital nomad, travelling the world while he supports hosts with services to help them achieve greater success.

Tips to Rank Higher for Airbnb SEO and Book More Guests | STRU Podcast 009

We were fortunate to have Danny Rusteen of join us to talk about how to rank higher for Airbnb SEO and book more guests. Danny is a former employee at Airbnb and now through his business helps hosts rank higher on Airbnb thus booking more guests.

EP113: How to Optimize Your Listing and Get More Bookings | Get Paid For Your Pad

Is your Airbnb listing as good as it could be? Even if you are a Superhost, chances are there are at least a few changes you could make to your listing to get more bookings. On this episode, Jasper talks with Daniel Rusteen, an Ex-Airbnb Employee and the man behind

Shampoo and Booze Episode 41: An ex-Airbnb Employee Tells Us How to Improve Our Listings

Podcast: Shampoo and Booze. iTunes YouTube Download .mp3 Download .ogg We recently met Daniel Rusteen in San Francisco. He used to work at Air.... | Published: 16 Oct 2016 | Duration: n/a | Language: eng


5 Things to Know Before Airbnb-ing Your Vacation Home

If you're investing your money in a vacation home, the hope is that you'll eventually be able to make some of it back. Depending on the location of your house, you might be able to (occasionally) rent it to help cover some of the cost. While you're not vacationing there, of course.

82% of people think Airbnb-ing their home is a good money-making strategy-here’s what you need to know

If you're going to host your home on Airbnb, HomeAway, Vrbo or any of the other rental sites, it's worth understanding what it takes to be successful before you welcome your first guest. Here are some key details experts say to keep in mind.

Insider tips from Airbnb Superhosts on how to launch the perfect rental

More than 2 million people check into an Airbnb every night, so chances are you've been an Airbnb guest. Home rentals have become many families' first choice for travel accommodation. However, you may have considered becoming an Airbnb host as well. What are the questions you should ask before getting into the short-term rental game?

15 Vacation Rental Consultants to Help your Business Grow

15 vacation rental consultants in the U.S. and Europe. Highly-qualified professionals with vast experience in the short-term rental industry, they can help you overcome the most pressing business struggles with vacation rental distribution, marketing, implementing new technologies or other business strategies.

OptimizeYOURAirbnb Book Chapter Sneak Peek

Download a preview of one of the top chapters in the newest book that all Airbnb hosts need - Optimize YOUR Airbnb: The Definitive Guide to Ranking #1 in Airbnb Search.

2018 Book Recommendation: Optimize Your Airbnb - - Hosting Advice, Tips, & Resources

There are few times in your life when a first conversation just stays with you. My first conversation with Daniel Rusteen, author of the newly released "Optimize Your Airbnb: The Definitive Guide to Ranking #1 in Airbnb Search," was one of those.

Top 10 Airbnb Blogs and Websites To Follow in 2018

San Francisco, CA About Blog Airbnb Citizen is a place to share stories of our hosts and their communities, and together find solutions that allow home sharing to thrive responsibly and fairly. Frequency about 6 posts per week. Since Dec 2012 Website Facebook fans 184,174. Twitter followers 25,146.

Summary of "Optimize YOUR Airbnb: The Definitive Guide to Ranking #1 in Airbnb Search" by Daniel V. Rusteen - Airbnb Guide

In July 2017, while staying in a struggling Airbnb in Tallinn, Estonia, the book concept for Optimize YOUR Airbnb hit Daniel V. Rusteen, prior Airbnb employee and owner of Over the next six months, the book would come together and be considered the definitive source for any serious Airbnb ...

Former Airbnb Employee Starts To Increase Host Success - Holiday Rental Weekly

Company Spotlight:, 'Supercharge Your Listing' Airbnb is like any application-with each iteration, developers add new bells and whistles, and it's your responsibility to keep up or risk falling behind your competition. That said, Airbnb often releases product updates randomly and to only certain hosts (e.g. Review – Great New Airbnb Listing Review Service (

Former Airbnb Employee Starts To Increase Host Success (

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Danny is involved in various Airbnb related projects:

The most thorough, comprehensive, and up-to-date source of information for Airbnb hosts by former Airbnb employee, Superhost, Airbnb property manager, and Super Guest of almost 1,000 nights Danny Rusteen.

Learn how to optimize both your online and offline guest experience with the blog or the "Optimize My Bnb" YouTube videos.

"Optimize YOUR Bnb" - Best-Selling Book By Danny Rusteen

Optimize YOUR Airbnb is a book of intermediate and advanced strategies for the Airbnb host wanting to take their income, guest experience, and hospitality to the next level. This information comes from years of reading, thinking, implementing, and testing strategies on the Airbnb platform.


BeloPM: Airbnb Property Management

Belo: Airbnb Property Management was created to serve hosts with a desire to share their space with travelers from around the world, but without the resources (namely, time) to deliver a refined experience to those travelers.

Think of Belo: Airbnb Property Management as the ‘places’ part of the image on this page. We strive to provide a clean and unique space for travelers where they can feel at home the moment they step in the door.


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