07 Oct '11, 5am

Is there room for more than one Airbnb? via @sgentrepreneurs

Is there room for more than one Airbnb? via @sgentrepreneurs

Is there room for more than one Airbnb? October 7, 2011 by Terence LEE The Roomorama co-founders believe their short-term rentals website can compete with Airbnb. The downside of trailing behind a market leader is that you’re often compared with them. Sites like Roomorama , 9flats , and Wimdu certainly have to deal with this reality — since Airbnb was the first to launch their short term rentals site in August 2008. But just because you’re last off the starting block doesn’t mean you’ll flounder. Facebook, for example, quickly overtook Friendster and MySpace to become the defacto social network for Bieber-idolizing teens and longsighted grannies alike. Roomorama is more accurately described as a fraternal twin than a clone. The website, co-founded by Singaporean Teo Jia En and Italian native Federico Folcia, was birthed in January 2009 — just five months after Airbnb. But ...

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