Online distribution is growing at a faster pace than the entire travel market. So how can your hotel take control of your online bookings destiny and capitalise on the ever-growing user economy?
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.
With 95% of travellers saying they use travel review websites to make their booking decisions, what impact do online reviews have on hotel bookings?
Leading researchers have found that daily smartphone use substantially influences a guest’s travel experience. Here’s what your hotel should know about travellers use of their mobiles...
A skills shortage and a "revolving door" employment culture are creating a productivity crisis in the hospitality industry. This SiteMinder blog asks, why?
Cricket, Chinese travellers, and the weak Australian dollar had a huge impact on visitors coming to Australia. This blog looks at the impact of tourism...
Chinese millennials are travelling the world in greater numbers than ever; here are the key stats for every hotelier wanting to attract Chinese travellers.
Impact of tourism can be measured using visitor arrival numbers. But are feet through the airport really the best indicator of tourism initiatives?
The global tourism industry will show annual growth for the fifth consecutive year. This SiteMinder blog looks at where those travellers visited globally.
Amadeus suggests six new tribes of travellers could be the future - SiteMinder explores everything from the Simplicity Searcher to the Ethical Travellers.
Where did travellers from EMEA visit during Q1 2015? Why did they travel? When did they book? Who did they go with? And what was the length of their stay?
This SiteMinder blog assesses the 'who, what, when, where and why' of travel within Asia using stats from Sojern’s ‘Q1 2015 Global Travel Trends’ report.
What website features do international travellers want from your hotel's website? SiteMinder uses stats from Worldpay to examine the online booking journey.
SiteMinder examines the who, what, when, where and why of travel habits across the Americas - using data from online travel agents and metasearch sites.
What influences holidaymakers when they book? Is it the hotel's reputation or is price the deciding factor? This SiteMinder blog explores these questions.