Archive for 'Travel Industry'

Brochures Still the #1 Visitor Information Source In-Market

Brochures Still the #1 Visitor Information Source In-Market

Learn more about the 2012 International Travel survey that was conducted by The Center for Marketing Technology at Bentley University in Massachusetts. [...]

Are travel agents still relevant in today’s economy?

Are travel agents still relevant in today’s economy?

Tweet     It’s safe to say that the internet has affected many industries especially the travel industry. With websites such as orbiz.com, expedia.com, hotwire.com and others, its easy to believe that travel agents are becoming [...]

Could this year’s corporate travel seminar change the culture of the travel industry?

Could this year’s corporate travel seminar change the culture of the travel industry?

Tweet     It’s no secret that the travel industry has taken a huge financial hit due to the recession. Because of this, companies were forced to change and revamp their business strategies and practices to [...]

Marketing to Furry Travelers

Marketing to Furry Travelers

Tweet People love their pets, and now more than ever pets are being treated like they’re members of the family.  Pet owners go to great lengths to make their pets happy, purchasing special foods and toys, [...]

New Plans for Tourism Industry in New Mexico

New Plans for Tourism Industry in New Mexico

Tweet New Mexico is a wonderful place with plenty of great attractions and interesting locations, but according to its tourism department, it’s not attracting enough tourists.  In order to remedy the situation, newly appointed secretary of [...]

Using Local Search to Boost Destination Marketing

Using Local Search to Boost Destination Marketing

Tweet A number of businesses in the travel industry today wonder whether creating a website, developing online business listings, and enhancing their local online presence is worth the time, effort, and money required.  According to a [...]

Celebrate National Parks Week with Free Apps from Chimani

Celebrate National Parks Week with Free Apps from Chimani

Tweet This week, Chimani, LLC announced that they will be giving away all of their iPhone national park apps, for free during National Park Week (April 16-24).  Those using the Android platform can also download the [...]

U.S. online sales of trip activities will climb 13% in 2011

U.S. online sales of trip activities will climb 13% in 2011

Tweet It’s 2011 and the travel industry is making a long overdue comeback. Tnooz recently posted an article;  US travel activities sales forecast to outpace leisure travel growth, highlighting a new PhoCusWright study that points to [...]