Monthly Archives: November 2012

TripAdvisor book now button for direct bookings

Direct commssion free bookings on Trip Advisor Just mention the name “TripAdvisor” to independent businesses and you are guaranteed to get some interest. Businesses have to take a pragmatic view when considering what tools and partners they need to make … Continue reading

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How To Increase Your Direct Bookings

Get more direct bookings Always on the lookout for great practice, I spent some time on the website of one of our customers in Thailand. Tom, from the Crystal Bay Beach Resort, had just sent a great testimonial saying how … Continue reading

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What to do when VisitScotland suddenly closes its online booking service…

It came as bit of a bombshell to lots of hospitality businesses when VisitScotland suddenly announced the withdrawal of its online booking system.  Many, including myself, would argue that this was long overdue. VisitScotland’s foray into this area over the … Continue reading

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