Below is a recent webinar we did for Hoteliers and Innkeepers on “Smart Ways To Book More Rooms” in conjunction with Checkfront* — an innovative cloud booking service with some unique marketing features. (see also our post on Hotel Marketing Q & A) *Webdirexion has a marketing agreement with Checkfront because they offered the best solutionRead More
Hotel Booking Software
Not all hotel booking software is the same. You need a solution that integrates with other key systems, helps you manage OTA’s efficiently, and also provides great marketing features. We’ve reviewed and worked with more than one and here write about the best solutions for hotels and inns.
We reviewed AirBnB vs. BnBs in Seattle and found a number of interesting opportunities when you add things up. Is it Apple to Oranges in this comparison? Maybe. But why not serve them an Orange?Read More
Smaller properties of 6-20 rooms can be reluctant to maintain a presence and room inventory on OTAs like Expedia and TripAdvisor. But are they shooting themselves in the foot? Both the “Billboard Effect” and the “Pay to Play Effect” do indicate that you’re leaving money at the table. The Billboard Effect: Did you know thatRead More
When it comes to “Online Travel Agencies” (OTAs) like Hotels.com it can be a tough choice for innkeepers & hoteliers considering where to allocate room inventory. Should you list with them at all?Read More
What do hoteliers need to know about new cloud booking and property management solutions? Margot Hall has some thoughts on how to choose the best software for your property.Read More