Category Archives: 2013

Share your reviews online

Freetobook review sharing widget Isn’t it great to get fantastic reviews! You work so hard looking after your customers, naturally they give you fabulous feedback that influences potential future guests. To find your reviews in freetobook simply go to your … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, bookings, customer service, facebook, marketing, online, reviews, sales, social media, upgrades, website, widget | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Get more TripAdvisor Reviews automatically

Fast, free and easy way to get more TripAdvisor reviews. With freetobook you always get a competitive advantage from our cutting edge technology that keeps you in control and fully armed with a variety of tools and services, all created … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, bookings, Review Express, reviews, tips, TripAdvisor | Tagged , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Mobile hotel bookings grow

Mobile hotel bookings keep growing… Here at freetobook we keep an eye on industry trends and an even closer watch on trends within our own booking systems.. with thousands of accommodation owners using freetobook we have an insight into trends … Continue reading

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Booking.com Preferred IT Provider

Freetobook is proud to have been awarded Preferred IT Provider status with Booking.com Great Technology doesn’t just happen ! Its also rather difficult to describe but when you see it, when you use it, you just know its good. At … Continue reading

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Google Hotel Finder doesn’t find many hotels

Google Hotel finder needs to catchup with TripConnect I recently wrote an article on tnooz the travel technology news magazine. (link here) All about how TripConnect is far better than Google PayPerClick for independent hotels and Bed and Breakfasts. A … Continue reading

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What is TripConnect ?

TripConnect now live World-Wide for Hotels, B&Bs and Guest Houses As of today independent hotels, bed and breakfasts from all corners of the world can advertise directly for bookings on TripAdvisor. Owners will be able to drive direct bookings with … Continue reading

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TripConnect PayPerClick vs Google

Hotels will switch adverts from Google to TripConnect Google will lose PayPerClick advertising revenue to TripConnect. In the real world of limited marketing budgets one company’s gain will be another’s loss. The much awaited TripConnect system is a new way … Continue reading

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TripConnect premium partner with freetobook

TripConnect and freetobook Worldwide Premium Partners What is TripConnect ? TripConnect is a new service, not yet live, offered by TripAdvisor (due to launch late 2013). If a property is using freetobook they will be able to advertise rates, availability … Continue reading

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freetobook exhibits at Independent Hotel Show London

Craig and I are really forward to our first Independent Hotel Show in London on the 30th and 31st of October. If you are going to be there please do drop by our stand (IH 193) and if you haven’t … Continue reading

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