Hotels and Resorts – Isolated Experiences in Need of Social Awakening | ClickZ.
Social commerce sales are estimated to be overt $30 billion by 2015, and Hotels and travel is one industry that is expect to benefit most.
Social media can greatly enhance the hotel guest experience and by when guests share advice on dining and entertainment, the social knowledge available to hoteliers lead to opportunities to upsell and provide more target services and attentions.
But first hoteliers need to have their information on social networks like Facebook. Booking.com offers this but they take a % of the sale when fans use the bookings widget they place on the site. A better way is to subscribe to a Social Media Content Management system with a direct bookings engine that can also offer special and packages to fans.
Look around and find other useful Facebook widget, that can enhance your gusts experience. It a 3 Billion dollar industry so be there!
Here is an example of what a fabcook Content Management system with bookings widget looks like –
Se this on Youtube >> Facebook Bookings widget and content management for fan pages