b"vations, look through rates and policies and ensure all company details are accu- will lead you through system setup and training via live online sessions scheduled rate, said Candice McNamara, vice president of business development. Onceat your convenience, he explained. Once youre up and running, youll have access comfortable with the system, your account will be transferred into a Go Live mode,to free ongoing phone and email support from our entirely in-house support team, allowing you to start accepting payments.as well as a comprehensive online user manual and training videos. She said Staylist is a cost-free solution for the owners of a campground.WebRezPro is available for a monthly subscription fee based on the propertys We make our income off of online bookings of 3% of the total, up to $10 pernumber of units. There are no system setup fees or commission fees and discounts reservation, she explained. We cap the total fee at $10 for the end-users (guests)apply to seasonal campgrounds. The subscription fee covers a complete property booking off of the widget.management solution, including a no-fee booking engine with an interactive book-New features include:ing map, integrated accounting, analytics and reporting, point-of-sale purchases,Kitchen Display System KDS folio with tabs, queue, inventory tracking, pur- payment gateway integration, unlimited users and much more. chase orders, on-site pickup and delivery like DoorDash or UberEATS via an onlinewww.webrezpro.com403-777-9300WCM menu sent to a guest.Group BookingsThis is a significant upgrade to the campground software in-dustry. Simply clicking shift control on the keyboard, a reservationist can now book sites in bulk and add the names of the individuals and payment types to site guests and family members in Staylist.OTA Partnership with Spot2nite.comWith the sign-on to Staylist, Owners can now seamlessly integrate into Spot2nite, the Campground Industry (OTA) On-line Travel Agency at no cost to the campground. This allows the inventory on Staylist to mirror and display sites, cabins, etc., via Spot2night and speaks to Staylist to block the list when booked in real-time. www.staylist.com865-776-2990The DyrtRecent improvements in technology are increasing profits for hosts and making planning trips easier for campers according to Casey OKeefe, a senior partner suc-cess specialist at The Dyrt. Were seeing the beginning of dynamic pricing and its positive effects, she ex-pounded, and everyone should plan on properties providing more immersive mar-keting experiences, allowing campers to get a better idea of what a stay will be like.We are seeing a trend in campers booking, and campgrounds adding glamping accommodations to meet the demand for a more upscale outdoor experience in conjunction with their tent and RV sites, OKeefe added. According to The Dyrts 2023 Camping Report, almost 50% of campgrounds raised rates in 2022, with close to another 50% planning on raising rates this year. Campgrounds can get listed on The Dyrt for free. Our Manager Portal makes it simple to add rates, property details, photos, di-rections, seasonality and amenities, she explained. We also integrate with several property management systems so that info can be pulled automatically. We call every new listing within 24 hours to answer any questions and share best practices to maximize revenue. The Dyrt does not charge fees to campgrounds. There is no charge to list and no commission charge for bookings. With over 30 million visits each year, The Dyrt of-fers a tremendous amount of exposure for campgrounds looking to grow their busi-nesses, notes OKeefe. www.thedyrt.com503-804-1695WebRezProFrank Verhagen, president of WebRezPro, said that technology is ramping up in a big way. For example, many of our clients have adopted our interactive booking map for online bookings and our guest agreements feature for self-check-in, he noted. Verhagen stated these automated features eliminate the need for manual paperwork and are more convenient and efficient for both guests and staff. Today's travelers want to manage their trips online and on the go, he stated. Online bookings, contactless check-in and mobile messaging are all part of the self-serve mobile guest journey that Frank Verhagen travelers expect. Technology is getting smarter and it can recom-mend the right rates, services and upsells based on guest data and behavior to make the traveler journey as seamless as possible and drive more rev-enue. Verhagen said adoption times vary depending on each propertys specific re-quirements but campgrounds can go live within a week if need be. When you sign up with WebRezPro, your dedicated account executive will be there for you going forward. Youll also be assigned an onboarding specialist who WOODALLSCM.comMay 2023 27"