Tag Archives: Hotel

How Millennials Are Traveling Better Than You

Dare I say it: It’s good to be a Millennial while traveling. Having grown up in the digital age, they’re free of the hang-ups that hindered past generations of travelers. They don’t think twice about booking a flight online or … Continue reading

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Mobile and tablet taking a chunk out of desktop hotel booking volume

Mobile and tablets are not only bringing down hotel bookings via desktop, but also page views, visits, room nights and revenue. HeBS Digital, a digital marketing company for the hospitality industry, has studied data from hotel clients to understand the … Continue reading

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Which Hospitality Trends Should You Be Following?

If you want to ensure that you have a thriving hotel, then it’s clear that you need to respond to the current economic climate. Businesses and families are under financial pressure, which means that there tends to be a stronger … Continue reading

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TripAdvisor Shakes Up Business with Aggressive Hotel Metasearch Integration

TripAdvisor just shook up its business in a way that it hasn’t done for years. After introducing hotel metasearch on smartphones during the fourth quarter, the company said today it will introduce hotel metasearch across tablets and desktops, and complete … Continue reading

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TouristPath wants to be the world’s largest tourism database with social travel planning thrown in

Frustrated with the lengthy process of trying to research travel on the internet TouristPath‘s founders decided to attempt organising the sector via a massive travel and tourism information database. The ultimate aim for the two-man team, Radoslaw Pujan and Dawid … Continue reading

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11 Ways Mobile Technology Could Change Hotel Experience

In such a short amount of time, mobile technology has changed the way that the world does just about everything. There’s no doubt about it; smart mobile devices are dictating how we live our lives. With these mobile devices in … Continue reading

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Priceline-Kayak deal: Marketing expertise and global footprint at heart of $1.8 billion takeover

Priceline is acquiring Kayak for $1.8 billion in cash and stock. Yes, read it again. While unexpected, interestingly the news does not fundamentally tell us anything about the industry. Unless, that is, aside from Priceline’s willingness to use its strong … Continue reading

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