Technology

50 Tips and Tricks to Turn Website Visitors into Hotel Guests

50 Tips and Tricks to Turn Website Visitors into Hotel Guests

A common thread through these tips is they all move towards an optimized hotel website. Aware that this can be a tricky field, we have prepared a checklist: 50 ideas to boost hotel website conversion

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Can Data Rekindle Hospitality’s Human Touch?

Although the battle between the hospitality giants merely scratches the surface, companies in the industry are harnessing data and technology to power change at an unprecedented speed

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Channel Manager, Web Booking Engine, Front Desk System: How Are They Different and Why You Need Them All

The road, the car, and the fuel are three components necessary for a journey. The same can be said of front desk software, a booking engine, and a channel manager for a guest journey

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How Hotels Can Survive a Downturn with AI Upselling Technology

Upselling has even more value in a downturn when there are empty rooms or when guests are booking at the best available rate and standard room types.

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Think Small: Rethinking Hotel Technology for a New Era

Hotels don’t need one technology provider that says they have all the options. They need unrestricted access to all the options via a Think Small solution. The Beetle of hotel tech

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Is 2020 the Year of the GDS?

Survey results show not only is GDS usage increasing, but it’s increasing at a faster rate than other channels used by travel agents, such as alternative accommodation platforms or hotel websites

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Why Choose Rate Intelligence Over Rate Shopping?

Why Choose Rate Intelligence Over Rate Shopping?

End-to-end rate integrity management using data analytics to track travel sellers’ flows is key to ensuring transparency across sales and distribution channels and must be a top priority

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Hotel Apps Enter a New Decade

Hotel Apps Enter a New Decade

The point is that it’s time to explode the old notion of the hotel app as we move into 2020 and look at the breadth of possibilities that a hotel app store offers. Here are a few that got our

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Hotel Web Design Trends and Why We Won’t Need Them Much Longer

I know I was just on my high horse about hotel web design and website visuals in general, but that is for a reason. Design is only a sliver of what makes your website successful.

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The Race for the Customer and the Connected Trip

Even if the connected trip doesn’t come to fruition in 2020, other technology opportunities will. Focus on connected thinking to be in a position to capitalize on whatever emerges

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