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The fragmented landscape of travel brands in Google’s organic search
The fragmented landscape of travel brands in Google’s organic search
By Mitra Sorrells | June 26, 2018
The usual suspects in travel and hospitality are the most successful at leading the Google search game, but more than half of the total market share is still up for grabs.   Read More
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The state of influencer marketing for travel brands
By Mitra Sorrells | March 29, 2018
Photos, blog posts and other content shared by social media influencers can be an effective way for brands to communicate with consumers – particularly since surveys have found that between one-third to... Read More
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The virtuous circle - inspiration, personalisation and trust
The virtuous circle - inspiration, personalisation and trust
By Sponsored Content | April 7, 2017
The modus operandi of the travel industry is to leverage promise and exploit curiosity, tapping in to an emotional fear-of-missing-out as it urges us to invest in experiences and exploration that coul Read More
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Momondo was the first punch for new Priceline Group CEO - but what comes next?
Momondo was the first punch for new Priceline Group CEO - but what comes next?
By Viewpoints | February 23, 2017
The Priceline Group’s purchase of Momondo for $550 million represents the company’s first acquisition of scale since buying OpenTable for $2.6 billion in 2014. It is also the newly appointed Glenn Read More
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Personalisation in travel search: the human touch in UX
Personalisation in travel search: the human touch in UX
By Sponsored Content | February 14, 2017
The user experience (UX) plays a crucial role in travel search.  How do hard data, commercial reality and an analytical approach inform (and become informed by) what matters to users - namely, having Read More
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Priceline Group buys Momondo for $550 million
Priceline Group buys Momondo for $550 million
By Kevin May | February 8, 2017
The Momondo Group has sold to the Priceline Group, owner of rival travel search service Kayak, in a $550 million deal. The deal will see the two brands within the group, Momondo and Cheapflights, " Read More
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Personalised inspiration: empowering ultimate travel search
Personalised inspiration: empowering ultimate travel search
By Sponsored Content | January 16, 2017
The travel industry has always been in the inspiration business. Ours is an industry that leverages curiosity and realises experiences which bring us together and open the world. NB: This is a view Read More
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Travel startups should stand on their own two feet, not seek state help
Travel startups should stand on their own two feet, not seek state help
By Kevin May | January 4, 2017
The annual CES extravaganza in Las Vegas has hit the headlines for reasons other than the usual dizzying array of gadgets and other digital toys. In the midst of all the gushing over self-drive car Read More
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Cheapflights creates drag-and-drop banner ads for event and flight search
Cheapflights creates drag-and-drop banner ads for event and flight search
By Kevin May | December 8, 2016
Consumer-facing brands have always needed to make their display advertising as engaging as possible - with the goal, obviously, of selling more stuff. But for ultra competitive travel brands, such Read More
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Momondo Group - the role of personalisation in travel search
Momondo Group - the role of personalisation in travel search
By Sponsored Content | November 28, 2016
Momondo Group is committed to "making travel search inspirational by combining the human touch and data to create a personalised and relevant experience for users". NB: This article is a promotion Read More
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Regulator to probe commissions on travel search engines
Regulator to probe commissions on travel search engines
By Kevin May | September 30, 2016
A British competition watchdog is to investigate the financial mechanics of how travel search sites work. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) says the probe will tackle what it calls some o Read More
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Momondo Group attributes strong H1 to dual-brand diversification
Momondo Group attributes strong H1 to dual-brand diversification
By Martin Cowen | July 28, 2016
Momondo Group - owner of momondo and Cheapflights - has released its H1 figures, with CEO Hugo Burge talking about "multi-faceted and diversified growth across channels and markets." CEO Hugo Burge Read More
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Momondo's DNA journey video goes viral
Momondo's DNA journey video goes viral
By Martin Cowen | July 1, 2016
European metasearch site Momondo's "DNA Journey" has racked up 120 million views across all channels in a month, staking a claim to be one of the most viral travel marketing  initiatives so far. Mo Read More
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Cheapflights puts flight and hotel search into Facebook Messenger
Cheapflights puts flight and hotel search into Facebook Messenger
By Kevin May | June 14, 2016
More moves in the world of chat services, with news that Cheapflights will allow users to search for both flights and hotels within Facebook Messenger. The Momondo Group-owned metasearch engine cou Read More
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Caution urged over instant booking trend on metasearch sites
Caution urged over instant booking trend on metasearch sites
By Kevin May | May 18, 2016
It would be fair to say that the conversation around instant booking on travel search sites has been broadly supportive of the concept so far. Ever since March 2011, when Kayak piloted a direct boo Read More
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