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Padre Getaways Redesigns Vacation Rental Website

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Hello, South Padre Island.

Padre Getaways, based in sunny South Padre Island, TX, recently launched a redesigned website with team ICND. Integrating with RMS, we were able to seamlessly integrate their property management software into our new booking engine platform. Padre has also opted for our LeadTracker software, a critical element to running their leads through a trusted software system that gets more bookings. Before, Padre Getaways offered limited ability to book online, but with their new integration in place, you now can effortlessly book Padre Getaway’s full inventory of vacation rentals. With our SEO team working with the team at Padre Getaways, we’re eager to see amazing results from their organic traffic and pay per click budgets too.

We met up with Padre Getaways at VRMA Annual in San Diego late last year, and we were thrilled to meet their needs on the latest website design. With great new design elements like a new featured property widget on the homepage, an image-heavy design that emphasizes great photography and a conversion centric design, Padre Getaways is looking forward to finishing their summer strong.

Would you like to learn more about our vacation rental website designs? Contact us today to get a free quote on our website designs that’ll get you looking just as good as Padre Getaways.

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Beachwalker Rentals Launches A Redesigned Website & Booking Engine

Beachwalker Rentals   Kiawah Island Vacation Rentals and Seabrook Island Vacation Rentals

We here at Intercoastal Net Designs want to thank everyone who was involved with the successful launch of Beachwalker Rentals! Along the way we were able to develop some new methods for our custom-built booking engine, based on Beachwalkers’ complex rate rules requirements. When working with us on a custom vacation rental website, we’re able to tackle complex rate requirements and give you exactly what you’re looking for. We added some nice CMS features for our base CMS product, as well as an expanded promo and specials capabilities for the front end that provide an amazing user experience.

For over thirty years, Beachwalker Rentals has provided families and groups with memorable vacation rentals throughout Kiawah Island. With a brand new website, Beachwalker Rentals continues to make strides within the vacation market in Kiawah Island, South Carolina.

We’re excited to see the reactions of the guests of Beachwalker when they enter the newly redesigned website. If you’re looking for your own vacation rental website experience, contact us today.

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Fickling & Company Launches New Booking Engine

Here at ICND we are proud of the amazing websites we build for our customers and all the ways those sites help their business.  We love building websites, but lately we have been stretching ourselves a little by taking on projects that require a bit of flexibility and innovation.

Fickling Booking Engine


We were recently approached by Fickling Vacation Rentals, a client in the vacation rental market located on sunny St. George Island, about a unique project.  The folks at Fickling were very happy with their existing website.  The loved the look and feel of the site, however, they were not satisfied with their booking engine, the software that let their guests search properties and make reservations.

This is just the kind of challenge that we love to take on.  We immediately tasked a team of programmers with finding a way to add the power and usability of our custom built booking engine while preserving the existing aesthetic of the site.

Fickling Vacation Rentals had plenty of reasons to search out a better booking engine.  Many of our clients tell us that one of the hardest parts of their business is helping potential guests find the right property and then getting them through the reservation process in as few steps as possible.  When we were developing our booking engine we took these concerns very seriously.  The resulting software is optimized for conversions, packed with user-friendly search features and removes as many barriers to reservations as possible.

With the project completed Fickling can have everything they want.  The same great website with a brand new engine under the hood.

With this successful project completed we’re looking forward to working with more clients who challenge us with interesting projects that let our experts put their skills to work.

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Booe Realty Launches Redesigned Website

Plenty has changed here, for the better, at ICND this quarter. As we’ve been busily creating and launching several websites, our team has been hard at work creating new custom modules for vacation rental firms. One of the newest sites in which we’ve utilized this customization was Booe Realty. Continue reading

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Responsive Design: Not Just A Trend

Trends are often indicators of a collective shift in thinking and evolve into more substantial change on a large scale. Although many trends foreshadow things to come, shortsighted businesses often dismiss them as not worth the investment in time and money needed to keep current.

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Busy April Results in 8 Sites Launched By ICND

A lot of positive vibes have been flowing through here this first quarter at InterCoastal Net Designs. With exceedingly high standards, our team has launched 8 quality websites– all within the vacation rental market. With any redesign process our expert team considers the freshest aesthetic as well as optimizes for the best search engine practices.
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How To Depersonalize Google Search Results

It’s the worst email we get.

“I’m ranking very high in Google for keyword here!”

I’m squeamish to check — and sadly, some of time, my worst fear is realized.

I carefully craft an email with a harrowing punchline:

“You’ve been personalized.”

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Vantage Resort Realty Launches New Vacation Rental Website

InterCoastal Net Designs (ICND) is excited to announce the launch of our newest vacation rental website, Vantage Resort Realty.

Vantage Resort Realty is located in Ocean City, Maryland and prides themselves on their relationships with homeowners and guests alike. Building a new website with ICND will help their guests be able to book properties with ease, and in turn satisfy their homeowners with more bookings.

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6 Tactical Link Building Ideas That Work



When it comes to scoring big with Google, link building needs to be one of your most frequently used strategies. Optimizing your website for search engine results that put you on page one can be as basic as having high quality websites linking back to your site. Sounds simple enough, right? It can be if you take the right measures and consistently work at it. It’s truly an ongoing journey. Using these link building ideas and tactics can yield huge results.

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10 SEO Mistakes Managers Make When Redesigning a Website


Is your website looking a little dated lately and in need of a fresh, up-to-date look? Before embarking on a website redesign project, here are 10 mistakes to avoid that will have an impact on the SEO of your site:

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