Mobile users are now accounting for 26% of all traffic to Airbnb based on a new info graphic released yesterday with more than 50% of all mobile traffic coming from iOS devices. (Why no iPad app Airbnb?) . Mobile apps are available for iPhone and Android phones and the Airbnb website also has a mobile version.
As a frequent user of the Airbnb iPhone app I can say from experience that replying to messages from potential travellers is very quick and simple. Alerts use a unique chime that that identifies new messages from potential travellers to our Sydney Airbnb listing.
According to Airbnb mobile users send a message every five seconds with over 530K messages sent last month, and messages receive responses three times faster on mobile devices than they do on the web. We’d agree