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Airbnb Is the Next Big Hotel Distribution Channel

For years, analysts have been talking about the disruptive impact of Airbnb’s alternative lodging solution to the hotel industry, but we think they …

Does Your Hotel Create Content that Sells Rooms?

There are two main areas where content is important for hotels: firstly, the foundational content on your hotel website. Your website is your online …

Google Making Gains in Hotel Advertising, Updates Website for Hoteliers

Google already has a gigantic travel advertising business, and now the company states that its hotel-related searches jumped 25 percent year over …

The race for the rave review

Following the recent success of our athletes in Rio at the Olympic Games, it is well worth noting that preparation is key for success and much like a …

AC Hotels by Marriott® Debuts Inspiring Campaign at Grand Opening of AC Hotel Atlanta Buckhead

Bethesda, Md. -- AC Hotels by Marriott®, the modern, design-driven, lifestyle brand from Marriott International, Inc., gives a sneak peek at its …

Karl Lagerfeld to create international hospitality brand

The designer's business has signed a long-term licensing agreement with the recently-launched licensing platform Brandmark Collective to open hotels, …

Travel Marketers Should Follow the Data on Millennials, Not Stereotypes

Traveler stereotypes are a “plague” and will only prevent marketers from reaching their desired audiences, and following hard data will yield better …

Starwood and Marriott Finally Merge — Skift Business Traveler

What to Know Now<p>The drama is finally over: Marriott and Starwood made the merger official on Friday after the Chinese finally signed off on the …

Hospitality

Booking.com pilots mobile-based in-destination experience

<b>Arrive at a destination and want to discover places and attractions without the hassle of looking through guidebooks or travel apps? Now you can do</b> …

Apps

Bw Launches Virtual Reality Tours For All North American Hotels

As part of Best Western® Hotels & Resorts' virtual reality (VR) experience, guests now have an immersive 360 degree look into all of the company's …