5+1 Most Read Articles of 2019

This list brings together the most read articles of 2019 across trivago Business Blog. In addition, we share with you an editor’s pick – a must-read for every hotelier who wishes to succeed in 2020.

Most read articles

1. How to Register Your Property on trivago for Free

Topping our list of most-read articles was our guide on how to claim your hotel (or B&B, guesthouse, alternative accommodation) profile on trivago for free.

trivago is a global hotel metasearch. Millions of travelers around the world turn to trivago to find their ideal accommodation. By registering on trivago via trivago Business Studio, you can reach these millions of travelers and boost your business. The process is simple, free, and will take only a few minutes. In this article, you can understand the whole process and how to make the most of your trivago profile. Read the full article now.

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2. What’s Happening with Rate Parity in the Hotel Industry?

Recent developments in legislation throughout the world have made rate parity an important topic in the hospitality industry. No wonder then, hospitality professionals around the world are greatly interested in this topic.

To understand what exactly is happening with rate parity in the greater hotel industry, our researchers examined it on a global scale. Have a comprehensive look at rate parity from its origins to its current legal status in countries around the world in this article. Read the full article now.

3. Books Everyone in the Hospitality Industry Should Read

Hospitality books can inspire you. These can help you, as a hotelier, to gain new perspectives and learn from the wisdom and success of others in the industry.

In this article, we bring to you the best hospitality classic titles and recent publications. With a range of hotel-related topics and narrative styles to choose from, there’s a hospitality book for everyone on this list. Read the full article now.

4. Sustainable Hospitality: Eco-Friendly Industry Trends and Tips for Hotels

Sustainable tourism is not just a rising travel trend. It’s also quickly becoming a priority — if not a moral imperative — for hospitality leaders and hotel businesses around the world.

If you’re seeking ways to be more sustainable, we show you practical eco-friendly or green hotel initiatives in this article so that you can develop the hotel of the future and sustainably manage operations. Read the full article now.

5. Hotel Websites That Are Inspiring Guests to Book

Most independent properties are losing out on a lot of business for one very simple reason: their hotel websites are poorly designed or aren’t optimized.

We share with you five fundamental elements of web design in this article, along with the real-life hotel websites that have nailed them. Now, you can improve the look and function of your website and inspire travelers to book instead of bounce. Read the full article now.

Editor’s pick for 2020

6. Top Hospitality Trends and Predictions for 2020

The hospitality industry is ever-growing and increasingly competitive. With emerging technologies and rising guests’ expectations continually shaping it, it’s important to keep up with the latest trends.

In this must-read article for every hospitality professional, we share the trends you should keep an eye on in 2020. From destination marketing to direct bookings, discover the next hospitality trends. Read the full article now.

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We hope you enjoyed this end of the year gift from us. We can’t wait to welcome the next year and the ensuing trends in the hospitality industry.