Organic Search is the Top Source of Traffic for Hotels Accommodation

Organic Search is the Top Source of Traffic for Hotels Accommodation

18% Source: Online paid search and display ad marketing spend down in travel This is the latest statistics on 2016 trends in traffic for travel. Organic search is strong, it is growing at the expense of paid adverting and hugely more now than referrals, which has taken a dive in 2016. Hotels and Travel Accommodation […]

SEO ranking factors in 2016 – Moz

SEO ranking factors in 2016 – Moz

  Stanley Damon emailed me this today.  It is a chart created by Moz and based on their inside knowledge, their testing and finally it captures the insights of over 150 experts interviews on the future factors that’ll affect rankings in the next 12 months. Its a lot of data to simulate all at one […]

5 Digital Trends Changing Hotel and Tourism Marketing

5 Digital Trends Changing Hotel and Tourism Marketing

Digital Marketing trends that are changing how e market hotels and tourism destinations. Perhaps the biggest and most powerful force for change in travel marketing is Mobile, it is simple going to pull the foundation from under the pillars of all the established platforms. Mobile technology is playing havoc now but when coupled with the […]

Fred Wilson: Death of Social Media – Business Insider

Fred Wilson: Death of Social Media – Business Insider

Fred Wilson On The Death of Social Media and What Happened In 2014 – Business Insider. Fred Wilson, venture capitalist and renowned futurist when it comes to predicting winning technology, has a reason to be interested in the future of social media. He spotted the emergence of social media early and his firm, Union Square […]

Global Travel is Booming – Where is it ?

The Global Travel Boom. The Real book is China and the figures of what that means is stunning. Chinese citizens now spend more on travel than both the United States and Germany. In 2012 Chinese travelers spent $102 billion on international travel over 40 percent up from 2011, according to Hotels.com. In the first three […]

This Is the Future of Japanese Train Travel, and It’s Awesome – ABC News

This Is the Future of Japanese Train Travel, and It's Awesome – ABC News. When most of the western world are cutting back on train travel, its not so everywhere. This article exposes Japans plans for Train Cruises, the most exotic and exclusive train travel on the planet. JR East Japan Railway has, in collaboration […]