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Amadeus and IHB announced a major upgrade to their central reservations and hotel booking systems. its timely as as the old architecture of their CRS and for that matter OTAS bookings is more than a little out-of-date. New visual travel planning and travel e-commerce system are proving to be far more engaging and effective but there is little indication that the new cloud based system by these giants are moving in that direction. What can they learn from the success of Pinterest and the visual media.

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We all know that its hard to get ranked in search listing these days. Its almost impossible for a small hotel on the first page of Google today. That’s becasse search engines now tend to favour the big authority brands and small local companies can’t compete with respect to content, authority and rank. But video can help, this Blog shows how: Search ranking made easier with videos
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This amazing solution can be added to any destination booking engine transforming it into a high impact travel planning and sales channel that converts more shoppers to bookers. Its fun interactive systems engage travellers more and deliver a very personal solution that helps them make instant decision and book. With its unique marketing campaign VBT drives more traffic to partners site where the VBT systems close the business. – see the blog Click here >>>
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11th video in the series hotel and travel tutorial by Tourism Marketing Machines. It begins a mini series on social network and search engine marketing on how to market and publish travel brands online. It leads you through the steps of a cross channel campaign from building your network to the all of ways that information can now be packaged, formatted, distributed and promoted.

For the complete series of tutorial, case studies and how to guides see TourismMarketingMachines.com and learn why you must Publish to Prosper in Tourism Marketing


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If TravelersinsIghts digital magazine is any example for tourism marketing, then we have to say that the iPad with its retina display and steady streaming, multimedia punlicatios are the way of the future for travel marketing and publishing – But See it for your self On iTunes, iPad and iPhones For a limited time the app is available for free. Its got hundreds of downloads in just a few days and currently in top 6 spots on the travel newsstand. For links on the technology see more about Links for Building your Travel Magazine app


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