Category Archives: tourism

Planning ahead for your promotions

This week’s guest blog is from US based social media and marketing expert Heather Turner, “Chief Logroller” at Forfeng Media. Here Heather helps you plan your social media calendar for holiday events and special promotions. The time to start planning … Continue reading

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Great, Gratis and Glorious digital marketing ideas to boost direct sales

Our guest blog and interview is with Frederic Gonzalo, founder of Gonzo Marketing. With over 19 years of experience in the travel and tourism sphere, he is passionate about marketing and communications. Frederic recently attended the EyeForTravel event in Miami as … Continue reading

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Visit Jersey Special Offer

Connect to Visit Jersey accommodation websites There’s no charge from freetobook for connecting to Visit Jersey tourism accommodation websites when you connect before the 31st Oct 2014 (normally £49+ VAT) *. Freetobook’s channel manager now updates Visit Jersey all from your freetobook diary. You … Continue reading

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Independent Hotel Show 2013

A big thank you to everyone who dropped in to see us at the Independent Hotel Show 2013. It is fair to say we had one of the busiest stands at the show and we were kept on our feet … Continue reading

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VisitScotland – get free bookings on VisitScotland dot com using freetobook

Bookings are already flooding in from VisitScotland to properties using freetobook, don’t lose out and get yours at no cost whatsoever. If you are an accommodation in Scotland you can get free bookings from the VisitScotland website. No signup fee, … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Getting “Together” in Torbay

Accommodation associations the length of the country are benefiting from freetobook’s innovative “Together” product, which allows them to market themselves more effectively as a group. It’s already revolutionising life for members of the Fort William Accommodation Marketing Group (FWAMG) up … Continue reading

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VisitScotland Update

freetobook connecting with VisitScotland One of the most exciting things on the horizon for freetobook is our new connection with VisitScotland. VisitScotland has a new accommodation search system that allows all B&Bs, guest houses, small hotels etc in Scotland to … Continue reading

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2013 VisitEngland Awards for Excellence

freetobook sponsors “Small Hotel of the Year” 2013 Quality is the key. What makes the VisitEngland Awards so important for the accommodation world – and so important to freetobook as a sponsor – is the fact that they’re not just … Continue reading

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Fort William B&Bs get “together”

More “togetherness” thanks to freetobook Wasn’t there a hit song out a few years ago called “Better Together”? Don’t know, off the top of my head, who sang it, but here at freetobook, we’re all about “togetherness” too, and it’s … Continue reading

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Get Together with a group of properties using freetobook

It pays to get “together” With “together” a new solution by freetobook, properties can can easily co-operate to maximise their bookings. It’s great for associations, tourism groups, destination marketing and anyone else that just wants to get together. You can … Continue reading

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