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The web and its connection to travel is now over two decades old, yet it continues to evolve at a pace that is enough to keep the major players in the industry on alert and inspire new business to make a move.

The internet is no longer just about websites  - and the last disruptive force: mobile  - but the addition of new digital marketing techniques, cutting-edge user interfaces, and functionality that brings brands and consumers closer than ever before.


Tripadvisor, Airbnb and many others switch to virtual tours and activities
Tripadvisor, Airbnb and many others switch to virtual tours and activities
By Kevin May | April 13, 2020
As demand for tours and activities has fallen away to almost nothing in many countries around the... Read More
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This too shall pass - but travel will need to adjust
This too shall pass - but travel will need to adjust
By Kaushal Gandhi - FABgetaways  | April 13, 2020
With all the uncertainty around, the industry braces itself for the only certain outlook: change. We... Read More
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Survey: 45% of U.S. travelers still have trips planned for second half of 2020
By Mitra Sorrells | April 13, 2020
A recent survey finds nearly half of respondents still have travel plans for the period June to... Read More
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Sounding Off: Google won't change - it'll need its biggest customers post-coronavirus
Sounding Off: Google won't change - it'll need its biggest customers post-coronavirus
By PhocusWire | April 10, 2020
It takes a very upbeat type of industry figure to think that Google will be remotely interested in... Read More
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Coronavirus places heightened concern on hygiene of short-term rentals
Coronavirus places heightened concern on hygiene of short-term rentals
By Jill Menze | April 10, 2020
As guest concerns over cleanliness in vacation rentals mount, industry players are taking stock of how... Read More
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FAST FACTS: Traveler sentiment in the age of COVID-19
FAST FACTS: Traveler sentiment in the age of COVID-19
By PhocusWire | April 9, 2020
Phocuswright surveyed travelers in four markets to understand traveler sentiment. We present the... Read More
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Booking Holdings moves to support financial position into 2021 with capital-raising program
Booking Holdings moves to support financial position into 2021 with capital-raising program
By Linda Fox | April 9, 2020
Booking Holdings updates the market on the impact of the coronavirus on the business.... Read More
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Rethinking travel marketing: Loosen Google's grip on search and get smart on overtourism
By Matthew Barker - Horizon Guides  | April 9, 2020
The tourism industry has the chance to rethink its marketing strategy going forward if its players... Read More
Opinion | Online
Airbnb decides to ban bookings in the U.K. after all
Airbnb decides to ban bookings in the U.K. after all
By Kevin May | April 9, 2020
Airbnb has temporarily halted bookings on the platform in the U.K., except for key workers and... Read More
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Airbnb hopes hosts will turn away guests who shouldn't be traveling during coronavirus outbreak
Airbnb hopes hosts will turn away guests who shouldn't be traveling during coronavirus outbreak
By Kevin May | April 8, 2020
The company has so far shied away from turning off the ability to book completely, despite many... Read More
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March 26, 2019
REPORT: The reality of modern airline retail - when the sky isn't the limit
In this white paper, carried out in partnership with PROS, we look at the various stages of airlines... Read More
Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
March 4, 2019
Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
The cost and effort of maintaining a direct connect to the GDS may have been more than hotels had... Read More
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
March 1, 2019
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
A detailed study by RateGain’s data science lab probes into event scenarios to get insights that will... Read More
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