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Opaque bookings on the wane: Priceline, Hotwire, and a changing landscape

Priceline built its business in 1998 on opaque bookings, or buyer-driven pricing.<p>But the supply of opaque deals appears to be shrinking for it and …

How to avoid bad web reviews from hotel guests by being fab offline

In the hotel industry, no matter how much you are on top of your game, and how hard you try, sometimes things simply do not go as planned.<p>No worries, …

Infographic: How to measure social media ROI

I know, I know. Measuring social media is a pain.<p>But you have to do it. You need to prove that your campaigns drive sales and that your work is …

Public Relations

Should brands maintain separate crisis channels?

Where should your crisis response live?<p>Crisis PR pros will tell you any crisis communications playbook or plan is incomplete without pre-fashioned …

Public Relations

7 useless words to banish from your copy

How many job seekers do you think use the expression “hardworking” on their résumés?<p>We’d venture to say that it’s a pretty high percentage, which is …

12 most damaging things to say to a journalist

Press and media coverage can greatly boost your profile and help build your reputation, credibility and trust.<p>Getting the attention of journalists is …

Public Relations

6 ways to plug your customers into your PR program

Feeding the PR machine can be challenging.<p>Pros often ask themselves what they can do to breathe life into our PR efforts. Don’t overlook your …

Public Relations

14 essentials for PR newbies | Articles | Main

If you’re thinking about entering the public relations field—either as a first job out of college or as a career switch—consider doing some research …

9 time-saving tools for writers

Have you ever had a great idea, but not the time, discipline or will to put it into writing?<p>All writers and content creators struggle with the same …

Public Relations

Social media management in 34 minutes a day (or less)

Is it really possible to establish and maintain a social media presence in the same amount of time it takes to mow the lawn or catch up on an episode …

Public Relations

Winning the omnichannel challenge in travel: Strategies for a multiscreen world [RESEARCH]

Travel marketers must be increasingly outfitted to address an omnichannel world, using the multi-screen reality of content consumption to their …

Customer Experience

TripAdvisor to let independent hotels get instant bookings via mobile

At some point between September and December, independent hotels will gain the ability to have travelers using TripAdvisor’s metasearch tool book …

Hospitality

Mary Meeker's 2014 Internet trends report and its relevance to travel

Mary Meeker, partner at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, gives a famous presentation on digital trends every year. Yesterday …

Advertising

Millennials more interested in luxury hotel services than Boomers [INFOGRAPHIC]

A new infographic from Chase suggests a perspective shift when it comes to how Millennials consume hotel services. Traditional thinking is that …

Hospitality

Top travel technology trends so far in 2014 – and how to implement them

Travel companies today have incredible resources at hand, perhaps more than at any other time in the history of the industry.<p>Furthermore, innovation …

Marketing

10 Tendencias Mundiales de Marketing Digital Turístico

Edit this post<p>Tendencias tecnológicas en turismo<p>El turismo es de las industrias privilegiadas en el aprovechamiento cada vez más de la nuevas …

Lo que más extrañan los mexicanos cuando viajan

Edit this post<p>Los Mexicanos son uno de los países que más extrañan a su familia cuando viajan<p>Además de extrañar a sus familias y hogares, los …

La oferta Online de hoteles crea clientes infieles

Edit this post<p>Oferta en internet de hoteles<p><b>La fidelidad del cliente hacia una marca hotelera se ha disipado con el incremento de los canales …

Turismo juvenil generó más de 182 mil millones de dólares en 2013

Edit this post<p>Las ciudades europeas son los destinos favoritos de esos viajeros juveniles<p>El turismo juvenil generó ingresos por más de 182 mil …

El fracaso de Google Plus a tres a�os de su creaci�n

Enviado por:<p>Mony<b><br>M�xico</b><br>01-07-2014<br>11:29<p>Creo que el redactor no se ha dado una vuelta por Google+ y no sabe de lo que habla =P, para mi es una adicci�n …

Mundial Brasil 2014 ¿Cuál fue su impacto económico?

Edit this post<p>La Copa del Mundo tendrá un impacto en la economía brasileña de cerca de 63.000 millones de dólares<p>La Copa del Mundo tendrá un impacto …

Los 11 Mejores hoteles todo incluido de México | viajaBonito viajes, turismo, tips y estilo

Editar este post<p>Los mejores hoteles Todo Incluido de México<p>Según la reciente lista publicada por el portal TripAdvisor.com.mx <b>México cuenta con 11</b> …

Hermosos Hoteles con Encanto, mira esta colección de 9 Hoteles Boutique | viajaBonito viajes, turismo, tips y estilo

Editar este post<p>¿Qué es un hotel boutique?? ¿Porque hay un especie de boom de hoteles boutique? ¿Qué características debemos observar para reconocer …

Descubre que es un viajero colaborativo

Edit this post<p>Lo positivo de los viajes colaborativos es que se ahorra dinero<p>Frente al turismo de masas tadicional y “de todo organizado” se …

The Skinny on PR and How to Make It Work for You

People often think you buy PR like you order a pizza: on demand, with all the seasonings and toppings you want.<p>But PR can't be boxed. A service …

5 reasons to love working in PR

Being able to honestly say you love your job is a beautiful and fortunate thing.<p>Although public relations is one of the toughest and most …

8 questions to ask before you design your website

When clients or friends tell me they plan to design a new website, I get curious and excited. What colors are they going to go with? What are their …

A guide to perfect social media posts

People like to say there's no such thing as perfect, but at the rate customers' attention spans are decreasing, social media managers can't risk …

Public Relations

4 standards to set for PR measurement

I led a roundtable on PR measurement, and we didn’t get past the second slide.<p>That’s because the first slide asked: “How does your agency measure PR …

Public Relations

How the brain handles writing—and running

<i>Each week, Evan Peterson rounds up stories from across the Web that scribes of all stripes should check out.</i><p>This week, we remember that writing is …

Public Relations