Travel

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Travel marketing: How to capture those ‘time-to-make-a-plan’ moments

Earlier this month we looked at how to capture travel leads at the beginning of the consumer journey. When people first start dreaming about that next getaway they generally turn to search engines, and Google calls those first few searches I-want-to-get-away moments. This week, we’re focusing on the next stage of the buying process: time-to-make-a-plan moments. These are the actions people...

by • posted March 28th 2017

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Travel marketing: How to capture those ‘I-want-to-get-away’ moments

As Google puts it, “half the fun in travelling is dreaming up the destination”. In fact, we’re never far away from fantasising about that next trip away – whether we’ve just returned from one, had a rough day at the office or seen our friends’ holiday snaps on Facebook. Google calls these ‘I-want-to-get-away’ moments; the online interactions that inspire us to...

by • posted March 14th 2017

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Technology

Some of the best travel chatbots we’ve seen so far

Travel is one of those industries enjoying the best of chatbots right now. From booking flights to general travel advice and innovative customer service, chatbots are changing the consumer travel experience – and they’ve only just got started. So while we’re excited to see what the bots can come up with over the rest of 2017, let’s take a look at...

by • posted February 20th 2017

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How Google is changing the search marketing game for travel brands

The travel industry is an integral part of Google’s long-term plans to stay competitive – and it’s taking an active role in changing the way we travel. The tech giant isn’t just on a mission to improve the Google experience, but also make it harder for competitors to muscle in on its users. Things have changed a lot in the past...

by • posted February 17th 2017

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Social Media

Which social networks should travel brands be using in 2017?

Travel brands have been one of the biggest winners since social networks turned to advertising. After a difficult introduction to the online world, the travel industry is enjoying some of its biggest perks – and 2017 is already looking like a big year for travel brands. So, in the spirit of things, we thought we’d take a moment to cover which...

by • posted January 25th 2017