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Metasearch in Hospitality: an Overview of Hotel Search Engines

We will explain what metasearch engines are, how they work, and how hotels can connect to main platforms and get the most out of this partnership

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5 Things Hoteliers Need to Know About OTA Travelers

Here, we look at five takeaways from the research that hoteliers should keep in mind about OTA travelers as properties reopen their doors

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Booking.com Have Expanded Their Genius Loyalty Programme

As an independent hotelier, it’s important to be aware of Booking.com’s expanding loyalty programme. Why? Because it may impact your direct bookings

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9 Things You Can Do to Bring More Local Guests to Your Hotel

Tapping into local guests offers steady income stream even when business is slower in other parts of the country or globe. Local guests can be great adverts

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Six Ways You Can Boost Revenue During the Pre-Stay Phase

During the pre-stay phase, you can already start creating great experiences and boost revenue while guests are looking, booking, and preparing their stay

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Using Cognitive Bias to Win in the “Messy Middle”

The Messy Middle is a complex place that can go round and round. Our job is to close the gap from trigger to purchase or booking in the shortest time

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Will Hotel Direct Bookings Kill OTAs for Good?

Is it impossible for hotel direct bookings to overthrow the reign of OTAs? Can independent hotels challenge the two major channels, Booking and Expedia?

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US Hotels Weekly Demand Slips, But Still at Pandemic-Era Highs

Versus the previous week, hotels occupancy was down 1.1.% for the week to 57.9%, and was weakest on Wednesday and Thursday but still strong over the weekend

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Insights on Travel Impact, Middle East and Africa (March)

When compared to 2019, there has been a shift towards domestic travel, with shorter stays, for Eid al-Fitr 2021 in line with current regional restrictions

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How Can You Increase Family Bookings Through Your Website?

People are dreaming, researching, and booking their next staycations. This includes family groups, who will make up a huge chunk of the staycation market.

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