There are a few simple things hotels can do to maximize the impact of the OTAs without giving up so much revenue. Fuel your direct bookings with this post!
Let’s be honest with ourselves: We hit the mobile tipping point back in 2014. And yet, we still see mobile bookings and mobile revenue lagging far behind. Why is that? The conventional wisdom is that mobile is “earlier in the conversion funnel.” It’s where people are getting inspired or simply researching before switching to the […]
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., April 4, 2017 – Fuel, the travel and tourism industry experts on driving direct bookings, is approaching the one-year anniversary and 50th episode of its Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast. To celebrate, Fuel will be live streaming the momentous 50th episode on YouTube and Facebook at 2 p.m. EDT on Friday, April 7. […]
MYRTLE BEACH, SC—MARCH 14, 2017—StayNTouch, innovators in mobile technology and Property Management Systems, have teamed up with travel industry and direct booking experts Fuel, and hotel advocacy platform pioneers Flip.to, for a joint webinar—‘The Evolution of Guest Expectations and How Hotels can Exceed the New Demands.’ The event will help hotels exceed their guests’ evolving […]
The key to reducing OTA reliance for hotels is simple: understand guests’ expectations. Learn how you can get your hotel back on track for direct bookings!
At Fuel, we like data. It makes our lives easier, often teaches us something new, and it helps up in our continued pursuit to improve the effectiveness of our hotel marketing solutions. For that reason, we constantly survey travellers and put out our findings in the form of travel research studies. This time, we didn’t […]
Every year, the gurus in every industry like to summarize their expectations and assumptions for the upcoming 12 months into a catchy headline. For example, for many people, 2016 was a year focused on the “Battle for direct bookings.” This culminated in the big brands spending millions on book-direct campaigns and the OTAs responding by […]
Curious about what your hotel’s top priorities should be for 2017? We’ve got the rundown on the top 10 resolutions for success in the new year.
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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., July 06, 2016 – In this fast-paced world, travelers want to be able to search for and book their hotel reservations instantly and easily. Fuel, the digital hotel marketing agency, has partnered with industry giant TripAdvisor to offer Instant Booking for their accommodations clients. TripAdvisor’s Instant Booking feature enables travelers to make […]
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., June 28, 2016 – Is hotel marketing part of your everyday life but you don’t have the time to stay up to date on the latest trends, tips and information? Good news – now all the essential hotel marketing news is available in a weekly 30-minute dose with the Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast. Fuel, the digital hotel […]
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., June 21, 2016 – Fuel, a full-service online marketing agency that specializes in providing simple and effective marketing solutions for the travel and hospitality industry, will showcase advanced developments of the Guest Express Mobile App during HITEC2016 in New Orleans, today through June 23. The product is designed as a user-friendly mobile app that makes it easier for hotel guests to […]