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The Beginner’s Guide to Basic (but Essential) Hotel Technology

Hotel technology. It’s now paramount to a hotel’s success in the digital age. And yet, it’s still a baffling mystery to many of today’s hoteliers. To help demystify hotel technology for all the hotel managers, marketers, and owners out there looking to modernize their businesses to keep up with the times, we’ve put together a […]

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Johannes Thomas to Give Keynote Interview at Hotel Tech Forum

This year’s Hotel Technology Forum is set to take place in Vienna on April 27, the 2nd day of the HOTREC Annual Congress. A hospitality summit that connects promising hotel technology startups with hoteliers and investors, the HTF is at the forefront of digitalization in the industry. And initiating Hotel Technology Forum 2018 is trivago Managing […]

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The Top 3 Features to Look for in a Hotel Booking Engine

Every hotel that wants to hold on to and grow its direct bookings is going to need a booking engine. A booking engine enables a hotel to accept direct bookings online through its official website. And as travelers increasingly book their hotels online, having a booking engine will make all the difference between staying competitive […]

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The Top Hotel Trends to Watch in 2018, According to the Industry

We’re at the start of a brand-new year, and the hospitality industry is busy with its seasonal crystal-ball gazing, anticipating what the next twelve months may have in store for the world’s travelers and hotel professionals. Skift looked back at 2017 to predict how last year’s industry evolutions will evolve further in 2018. Tnooz turned […]

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The 10 Distribution Solutions Every Hotel Will Need to Compete in 2018

Staying competitive means embracing these high-priority digital tools and channels.

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Two hoteliers discuss hotel website booking conversions at a table outside.

4 Data-Backed Ideas for Higher Hotel Booking Conversion Rates

“I always prefer to book my hotel on a painfully slow website with pixelated images and questionable data security,” said nobody ever. When it comes to online hotel bookings, and every online purchase really, consumer expectations are all the same everywhere, and they’re all clear. Users expect a booking experience that is speedy, seamless, and […]

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How the Interplay of Technology & Traveller Is Changing the Industry

This article is based on trivago Managing Director and Chief Revenue Officer Johannes Thomas’s executive interview on the Center Stage at The Phocuswright Conference in Miami on November 9, 2017.  We’re charging full speed into the era in which technology and human existence are inextricably intertwined, each informing the future of the other. Evolving traveller expectations […]

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The Tourism Industry Is Growing. But Where Is It Going?

trivago reports on World Travel Market London 2017: key topics and highlights. This year’s World Travel Market London has started off strong. It’s started off on a very positive note as well, with the official unveiling of the World Travel Market 2017 Industry Report. Based on the findings within, it appears that attitudes about industry […]

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Glossary: Hotel Technology and the Online Distribution Landscape

It’s a brave new world of online hotel bookers, hotel technology, and hotel distribution out there. Here’s a glossary of the key players and tech solutions that’ll help hoteliers navigate today’s online distribution landscape and steer their hotels toward business success. Hotel industry terms: the online distribution landscape Who are the key players and how […]

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Hotel Technology: 4 Trends That Are Here for the Long Haul

These trends promise to stick around. Find out what they are and what they mean for your hotel.

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