Category Archives: Social

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Ways Hotels are Embracing Millennials

Smartphones usage is at the highest level ever. Millennials and Gen Xers are the culprits of consumption. The average mobile user picks up their cell phone 80 times a day.  Are you one of them?  How are hotels embracing millenials? What other ways are hotels embracing millenials? Hotels are being creative in the way of attracting … Continue reading Ways Hotels are Embracing Millennials

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3 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Hotel Marketing

HOTEL MARKETING 101 Now that spring is officially here, what better time to “spring clean” your hotel marketing efforts? To kick off your hotel marketing spring cleaning, ensuring these three items are taken care of is a a great place to start. Plus, they can help to generate more bookings online. 1. Audit your visuals … Continue reading 3 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Hotel Marketing

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Drive Bookings via LinkedIn

We already know that social platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat are a great way to reach your desired audience and drive bookings. Although different from other social channels, most don’t realize that you can drive bookings via LinkedIn. It allows users to connect with other professionals and create business networks.  This makes it an … Continue reading Drive Bookings via LinkedIn

How Are Consumers Affected by Travel Ads?

The heavily competitive landscape in the travel industry makes it difficult for marketers to create hotel brand ads that appeal to and will convert travelers online. Recent research from Phocuswright and Bing tells us what content stands out in consumers’ minds and on which platforms. These statistics can help travel marketers understand what’s important to … Continue reading How Are Consumers Affected by Travel Ads?

Facebook Targeting Basics for Hotels

Over recent years, social media has become one of the most prominent channels consumers use to research travel. This requires hotels to have a robust presence across popular social platforms, Facebook being one of them. Although Facebook’s low organic reach requires brands to essentially “pay to play” for their content to reach consumers, travel brands … Continue reading Facebook Targeting Basics for Hotels

How to Step Up Your Hotel’s Instagram Marketing

Instagram has been rapidly increasing in popularity over the past few years, with 800 million monthly users as of September 2017. If you have not yet figured it out, this is a crucial platform to use in your hotel marketing. Since images are one of the primary factors that influence travelers to book, your hotel’s … Continue reading How to Step Up Your Hotel’s Instagram Marketing

4 Reasons to Implement a Chatbot on Your Hotel Website

Hotel chatbots are gaining popularity as they serve a number of purposes and simplify processes for both the hotel and guest. If you are considering or are on the fence about implementing a chatbot on your website, read further to learn about how they can benefit your hotel: Added Customer Service Chatbots allow hotels to … Continue reading 4 Reasons to Implement a Chatbot on Your Hotel Website

5 Blog Topic Ideas for Hotels

As you may have read in our article “Benefits of Having a Hotel Blog,” a blog is a useful tool when marketing your property to travelers. It can be used in conjunction with your other marketing efforts and can help to increase bookings. If you are looking for inspiration for your hotel’s blog, here are … Continue reading 5 Blog Topic Ideas for Hotels

Why You Should Be Using Instagram to Market Your Hotel

In the last few years, photo-sharing social media platform, Instagram, has skyrocketed in popularity. To be exact, Instagram’s user count hit 600 million users in December 2016, providing a huge network of consumers to be influenced and marketed to. This presents a great opportunity to hotel marketers to reach new guests and communicate with existing … Continue reading Why You Should Be Using Instagram to Market Your Hotel