Useful Airbnb Links

Below are an assortment of useful and/or interesting Airbnb-related links that I think are less well known.

 

First, here are some especially noteworthy links that you should be aware of:

 

Pro Referrers – https://sites.google.com/view/airbnb-demo/home

Earn $360 for every referred host with Airbnb support if you’re accepted into this program. First, you’ll need to request to join.

 

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Community Centerhttps://goo.gl/rUomwu

The official forum for Airbnb hosts

 

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And here are some additional links that will help you with your Airbnb hosting:

 

About Us – https://press.airbnb.com/about-us/

All about Airbnb and their leadership. Plus, a special section on the Engineering and Design departments.

 

Affiliate Programhttps://affiliate.withairbnb.com

Go here to request to partner with Airbnb’s host or guest affiliate program. The most qualitative requirement is having over 1M views per month.

 

APIhttps://goo.gl/vkK3bx

You can request access to connect to Airbnb’s API

 

Airbnb Bloghttps://blog.atairbnb.com/

 

Airbnb Citizenhttps://www.airbnbcitizen.com/

The political side of Airbnb. You can get involved here.

 

Airbnb Designhttps://airbnb.design/

Learn about Airbnb design and find featured upcoming events. You can also sign up for their newsletter towards the bottom to stay up to date with Airbnb’s creative teams.

 

Airbnb Goodshttps://airbnbgoods.com/

No longer functioning, but maybe one day!

 

AirbnbMag – https://www.airbnb.com/magazine

Subscription based print magazine

 

Airbnb Openhttps://airbnbopen.com/

Dedicated to Airbnb’s annual festival, though not updated at the moment. However, you can sign up for their newsletter.

 

Airbnb vs Berlinhttp://www.airbnbvsberlin.com/

Berlin is one of the most anti-Airbnb cities in the world. A very impressive and seemingly unbiased review of the effect of Airbnb on Berlin’s housing market.

 

Alumnihttps://www.airbnb.com/alumni

Here you can join the Facebook or LinkedIn Airbnb Alumni groups, though not much activity

 

Blog, Engineering – https://medium.com/airbnb-engineering

 

Blog, Designhttps://medium.com/airbnb-design

 

Engineering and Data Sciencehttp://airbnb.io/

Articles and open source projects

 

Experiences – https://www.airbnb.com/host/experiences

Become an experience host

 

Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/airbnb

 

Fast Factshttps://press.atairbnb.com/fast-facts/

Part of Airbnb Newsroom, but with really interesting facts about Airbnb including a timeline of events from 2007 towards the bottom.

 

Guidebookshttps://www.airbnb.com/things-to-do

Based on host identified locations by continent. If your location is on here, add a link to your Airbnb listing!

 

Host Toolkitshttps://www.airbnb-toolkits.com/my_toolkits

Seven courses for Airbnb hosts as prepared by Airbnb.

 

Meetupshttps://www.airbnb.com/meetups

A list of worldwide upcoming Airbnb meetups sanctioned by Airbnb.

 

Neighbourhoodshttps://www.airbnb.com/locations

Airbnb has written impressive neighbourhood guides to 23 locations around the world. It hasn’t been updated in a while, but if your city is on here, be sure to include it in The Neighborhood section of your Airbnb listing.

 

Neighbourshttps://www.airbnb.com/neighbors

Complain here if you think your neighbour is Airbnbing and you have an issue.

 

Newsroomhttps://press.atairbnb.com/

A treasure trove of Airbnb news information

 

Night Athttps://www.airbnb.com/night-at

Page dedicated to all of Airbnb’s Night At promotions

 

Niidohttp://www.liveniido.com/

324-unit apartment building in Florida branded by Airbnb, the first of its kind

 

Request For Listing Review – https://goo.gl/G9RWey

Only relevant for hosts in New York, Portland, or San Francisco who want to be considered exempt from the one host, one home regulations.

 

Samarahttps://samara.com/

This is the secret projects branch of Airbnb, even located in a totally different office

 

Subletshttps://www.airbnb.com/sublets

Specifically created webpage for guests searching for longer-term accommodations

 

Toolkits for Multifamily Propertieshttps://multifamily.withairbnb.com/index.html

Resources to help Airbnb hosts involved with multifamily properties like HOAs and apartment buildings. Also, information on their Friendly Buildings Program or how to talk to your neighbours if you want to start Airbnbing.

 

YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/user/Airbnb

Almost 200k subscribers, but highly underrated. Lots of valuable and entertaining content on here.

 

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About Danny Rusteen:

The Airbnb Pro, Danny has been connected to Airbnb since 2012 as an Airbnb employee, Superhost, and Airbnb property manager. In 2018, Danny passed 500 nights in an Airbnb as a guest. Danny has traveled to over 25 countries with Airbnb and sifted through thousands of Airbnb listings, so he knows what makes a listing stand out and how to offer a world-class experience to your guest.