While Google AMP does offer many benefits for mobile websites in terms of speed, it can also be very limiting when it comes to user experience and integrating industry specific features. So the question is, “is AMP the right choice for a hotel website?”
Along with your hotel website, Instagram has quickly become one of the best ways to tell your property’s unique story. Images are a great way to create incentive for guests to book their stay with you and to foster customer loyalty. What makes your hotel special? Find out what guests enjoy most about your hotel, be it the [...]
With so many options for travel shoppers available, hotels and the hospitality industry must market the experience of staying with them or engaging with their brand. To stand out, name recognition or value is simply not enough. Our marketing team headed to CONEX, a three day conference organized by Uberflip to hear from [...]
Content is king! If hearing that one more time makes you want to, well, feel ill, you’re not alone. But like anything that gets repeated by anyone and everyone, the reason you hear the ‘king’ quote about content so often is that it’s really quite true.
Airbnb’s success, in no small part, boils down to its ability to leverage technology to create a superior digital experience; one that reflects evolving consumer behaviors. There is no reason why hoteliers can’t offer the same experience to travel shoppers, but while Airbnb is investing in destination value propositions, hotels [...]
Hotels are no longer just competing with other hotels in their comp set, they’re also competing with Airbnb. Check out our new Infographic, which highlights the explosive growth of Airbnb over the last 10 years and its growing threat to the hotel industry.
When hunting for a hotel, travel shoppers want to ensure they’re getting the best deal, and a special offer can be just the incentive they need to make a booking. If you are a branded property, you already have access to special offers developed by your brand. But to truly stand out in your local market, you also need some [...]
Storytelling creates an emotional connection with travel shoppers, which can help drive more business for your hotel. Get hotel marketing ideas to make your website content more memorable.
Visual content: When it's good, it's great for marketing a hotel online. When it's not, it doesn't do anybody any favors. In fact, it can discourage travel shoppers from booking. After price and location, photos play the biggest role in influencing the guest's booking decision. Learn how powerful visuals can help you win more [...]
How do you generate the massive amounts of content needed to fuel your hotel’s digital marketing strategy? Especially when there’s a limited number of people (you alone?!) on your team? The good news is, the answer is right in front of you. Every employee, guest and supplier is a potential source of content that can help your [...]