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AAXSES launches Adventure Travel Destinations Marketing. The new site includes multiple destinations, all of which offer specials and deals for adventure holidays.
There are adventure trips for family adventure holidays, romantic adventure vacations for couples, adventure getaways for singles, learning, culture, educational and gourmet adventures for wine tasting, great dining and every holiday escape.
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›› http://adventure-travel-destinations.com
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Hilton Hotel International revealed that their Smartphone Mobile applications were downloaded more than 340,000 times as of August, 2010. The Hilton expects customers will book “well over” 100,000 room nights via mobile apps in 2010. Facebook smartphone users now account for 20% of daily logins and are growing fast. Smartphone Bookings by travellers requires a new look at how we market… see hub page
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AXSES new Release of arcResBookings.com for Facebook comes with a video showing just how easy it is to get your arcRes content, rooms, rates, images and property info onto your Facebook pages. Special rates and coupons can be offered to Facebook Fans, and special content and welcome messages may be customized for Facebook. Works for hotels, villas and all accommodation as well as car rentals and tourism operators. See our HubPages for the full story (below) – see our arcRes pages videos.arcResBookings.com and the story on HubPages (below):

›› http://hubpages.com/hub/Marketing-Tourism-with-facebook-Bookings-Mobile
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Hotel and tourism operators need to make their information Smartphone-ready. Now, our new arcRes module will make it easy to publish your brand and products (rooms, car rentals, tourism activities, etc.) to Mobile and Smartphones. The new arcRes marketing application will also promote this information on the new web mobile channel and our smartphone app for Direct Travel shopping. See all this on the AXSES Smartphone website at Hotel Marketing to Smartphone travellers. For more on this story, see our blog below.

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What this means is that we create a standard way for information to be loaded, stored and managed for websites, for Smartphone applications, Web 2.0 applications, like Facebook, and for web marketing. See the web. “while about a third of Smartphone owners use their devices for travel-related…

›› http://axses-ianclayton.blogspot.com/2010/09/hotel-smartphone-website-bring-more.html
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“Most regular web sites look horrible on a Smartphone.” So says Chris Atkinson, Founder of MobiSphere.

I agree, and we have the proof of that in the video below. This is particularly true for the Hotel and Tourism Operator’s website, where bookings are complex and include many dimensions: Terms and meal plans, upgrades and add-ons, different rates by season, special deals and promotions, different rate plans, family plans and packages.

›› http://axses-ianclayton.blogspot.com/2010/08/hotel-website-on-smartphones-need.html
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What better way to get noticed than getting publicity, print coverage online. One that you can do yourself or, at least, control yourself. It is a slightly new twist on an old and dying adage: replace print with the hybrid of digital marketing. Both in print and online, have it ready to download, ready to print on your own desktop, or have it shipped to your destination sales staff, travel agent or traveller.

›› http://axses-ianclayton.blogspot.com/2010/08/next-hotel-marketing-wave-publish-or.html