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You already know it's coming because the supermarkets are spilling chocolates and hot-cross buns (we're not complaining), but have you considered ways to incorporate Easter to boost your bookings?
While Christmas is just around the corner, the holiday season lasts for quite a few weeks afterwards. It's not too late to gear up your efforts to increase sales over the holiday season.
Can you remember the last time you travelled for leisure? Can you also remember what was the 'pull factor' that made you decide on that location?
With the Holiday season quickly approaching and things are starting to get busy operationally, it can be hard to keep on top of keeping your social media accounts active and your audience engaged.
You’ve built your new website and installed your booking engine and have launched it into the world. Maybe a week or two passes by and no bookings have come through. Everything is there, so why aren’t people visiting your site?
Online Travel Agents (OTAs) have grown exponentially and now organise travel bookings for increasing numbers of customers as it provides simplicity in the process. Linking up with transportation, accommodation, tours and attractions, OTA’s have the ability to provide substantial exposure for your business across the world to link with the traveller seeking the experience. If you want to broaden your market and distribute internationally, here is some key information about OTA’s and how to work with them.
Your website is your most valuable marketing asset. In this day and age, if you don’t have a decent looking site that is easy to navigate and has an enquiry form for bookings (as opposed to live bookings) then you are already behind the times. If your site is more than 5 years old, it’s time for a refresh or a whole new site. While it can be daunting, here are few tips on how to create a website that converts.
Too often we hear about how many tourism businesses are too busy running the business to actually spend time in the business. Marketing is an important part of the business as it is what often brings your clients to you. It’s always a good idea to put together a plan on what needs to be done in order to attract those valuable in-destination clients.