Internet Booking Engines

Having your own hotel booking engine online is vital for your direct booking strategy. Research what internet booking works best for you and integrates with your hotel website.

Learn about what an internet booking engine can do for your hotel by reading our blogs or downloading our eBook.


How to maximise your connection with your hotel’s property management system

Your hotel’s property management system connection has to be a serious consideration if your hotel business is to be successful. Find out how to maximise your integration in this SiteMinder blog.

Abandoned Direct Bookings: 3 quick wins to get your guests to commit to a hotel reservation

Abandoned bookings are a huge source of frustration and lost revenue for hotels. But there are some common areas that can be worked on to increase conversions. Here’s some advice from SiteMinder…

How to remove friction from your guest’s hotel booking experience

Customer friction is a powerful booking barrier because it can come from many directions, but the good thing is how easy it is to solve. Find out how in this SiteMinder blog.

Free SiteMinder video: Lets book it! Winning the hotel booking

In this on-demand video from SiteMinder you’ll learn how to restore the balance between OTAs and direct bookings by: adopting a high-converting website; navigating multiple booking platforms; and operating the best online booking engine.

Hotel Booking Engine: What benefits and features should you look for?

What are the benefits of using a hotel booking engine? What key features should you look for in a online booking system? SiteMinder explores the topic in this blog post.

Compare your hotel booking engine: Is your current system delivering these results?

Thinking about your current hotel booking engine, what features do you think are missing? How are other hotels using their online booking software to drive direct reservations? This blog answers these questions…

Hotel Technology: How to spot the difference between business essentials and expensive tech gimmicks

Let’s take a look at some of the most impressive hotel technology implementations in hotels today and discuss their value in terms of generating revenue…

The best hotel technology in the travel industry: What does it look like?

Here is the best hotel technology that every hotel needs to get more bookings, more profitably.

SiteMinder Demo Video: TheBookingButton Booking Engine

Watch this on-demand demo video of SiteMinder’s TheBookingButton, a wholly-branded booking engine for your hotel’s website to attract, reach and convert guests direct.

Virtual Reality: Is this the new frontier for hotel marketing and booking strategies?

More hoteliers are using virtual reality via tours of their properties to improve their marketing and direct booking strategies. Here’s how you can too…

Hotel Booking Technology: 8 things you didn’t know you could do with SiteMinder’s TheBookingButton

It’s important to take advantage of direct bookings. Here’s 8 ways TheBookingButton can help you do it.

How to use Google’s mobile ‘micro-moments’ during your guests’ booking process

How can you influence today’s travellers during their mobile ‘micro-moments’? In this blog, SiteMinder explores Google’s research and provides advice for hoteliers…

Increase hotel direct bookings: 11 things you didn’t know you could do with TheBookingButton

If you’re shopping around for an online booking engine to manage hotel direct bookings, you’ll no doubt be doing your research. So here are 11 things you didn’t know you could do with SiteMinder’s TheBookingButton…

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White Paper: Envisioning the Future of Hotel Distribution and Online Marketing

Download our white paper and gain tips and insights into the many distribution initiatives available to increase revenue at your hotel.

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3 simple ways Travelodge used guest experience to deliver double-digit growth

Travelodge has delivered a stellar performance with impressive growth across RevPAR, revenue, and average room rate. What did the brand do to improve guest experience?

PCI DSS Compliance: Here’s your hotel’s quick start list to data security

What exactly is PCI DSS compliance? What does your hotel need to do to ensure you’re meeting the requirements of the data security standards? Here’s a quick start guide from the SiteMinder team…

The Age of Connection: What do travellers want from their future holiday experiences?

A new report from American Express has revealed that today’s era of travel is being labelled as ‘The Age of Connection’ as holidaymakers demand a greater level of personalisation and technology innovation from hotels.

Don’t get mad, get even: 5 lessons hotels can learn from Airbnb’s guest experience

This insightful SiteMinder blog explores the five key lessons that hotels can learn from Airbnb’s brilliant guest experience – don’t get mad, get even!

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Your ultimate A-to-Z guide: 26 unique things you should learn about SiteMinder

Want to get to know SiteMinder a little better? Then download this FREE A-to-Z guide to learn 26 unique things about all things SiteMinder!

Last-minute bookings: How your hotel can run at 100% occupancy

Last-minute bookings offer a real opportunity for hotels – if they have the right technology. SiteMinder offers advice to help sell those very final rooms.

Why you should never hide surcharges in your hotel’s room rate

New research shows that hotels are applying more fees and surcharges for extras than ever before – SiteMinder shows why your hotel should be transparent…

4 easy ways to maximise social media using your internet booking engine

Social media presents a huge opportunity for hoteliers and this blog from SiteMinder looks at how you can maximise social with your internet booking engine.

Hotel challenges: The one constant, six continents, one hundred and sixty countries on

SiteMinder discusses how, in spite of growth, one thing remains certain: hotels need technology to compete in today’s Internet economy.

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Payment gateways for hotel booking engines: Hindrance or help?

SiteMinder’s Kevin Tatem sheds light on the prevalent issue of payment gateways for hotels within the region.

3 tips to master the mobile revolution

Stay on top of the mobile game – add value to your online travel bookings, build customer loyalty and give guests the ability to book while they’re on-the-go.

How direct online bookings can put you ahead of the competition

A smart list of key benefits of direct online bookings and ways how they can be optimised to put your hotel ahead of the competition.

Maximise your online hotel distribution & bookings with SiteMinder

Travellers are researching and booking hotel rooms online more than ever, and this constant rise makes it essential for your hotel to be easily discoverable via online hotel distribution.

How to increase your room bookings during the month of love

Travel is the ultimate indulgence and is often an important milestone in a fledgling relationship, so it is the perfect time for your hotel to create romantic, unforgettable Valentine’s Day experiences that will bring couples flocking to your property.

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