Tag Archives: Tripadvisor

Social Media Impact on Tourism

social media impact on tourism

Check out this excellent infographic that highlights “The Tripadvisor Effect” and key social media trends to note for tourism.

TripAdvisor Acquires Viator: What it Means for Tours & Activities

Tripadvisor & Viator

Last week, TripAdvisor announced that they bought Viator for $200 million, mostly in cash. This is BIG news for the tours & activities sector. Simon Lenoir explores what this may mean for suppliers.

What if you have no ticket to clip?

No commission products

Dawn Muir discusses the issue of free “non-commissionable” tourist attractions and how we can get more exposure for them via our tourism trade partners.

Tripadvisors’ New Development

Tripadvisor Listing

Gina Paladinii discusses the new Tripadvisor Connect function allowing listings to have links to their own booking engine rather than just to OTAs.

The Impact of Google Places on Your Website Rankings

Google Places

Why your business must be listed on Google Places with some tips on how to make the most of this tool for your local search results

If you’ve got it, flaunt it…on your home page

Flaunt It!

Gina Paladini suggests 4 Key aspects to have on your website home page that will provide an emotive and compelling introduction to visitors to help convert them into bookings.

Review Sites: Help or Hindrance?

tripadvisor

As an experienced Hotelier, James Hacon provides some useful tips on managing online travel reviews.