Digitally Speaking

In our modern “always-on” world, it’s no surprise that the travel community has shifted to digital marketing. While there are many ways you can market your business, we have found three trends that provide value not only to your guests, but to your own brand as well. These trends are pretty simple to handle, and […]

7 marketing tips for anyone in the hospitality industry

In a rapidly growing industry, there are moments when property owners get bombarded by new information about which new trend will attract guests or generate bookings. After drilling down and looking at innovations and successful marketing campaigns, we’ve found seven marketing tips that have consistently helped properties see success. Simple booking: At the end of […]

The Social Media Revolution

If you have read, “The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century,” (I highly recommend this book) then you would know just how instrumental the internet has been for civilization. The author, Thomas Friedman, delves into how globalization impacts practically every aspect of our lives. His book was published in 2005 shortly […]

Hoo is Hootsuite?

Twitter, Facebook and YouTube, oh my! Who can keep up with it all? We’ve all heard about social media marketing and how it’s free marketing- monetarily, that is. Where you pay the big bucks though, is with your time. The good news is that there are ways to manage multiple social media applications at once […]

Why Do We Use Social Media?

While at a Minnesota Twins game, I couldn’t help but notice a group of high school girls sitting in the row ahead of me. It was hard not to. Every time the cameras started sweeping over fans, the girls whirled into a state of near hysteria: They shook their glittery signs, screamed, jumped, waved. But […]