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Monday February 4th sees the launch of Almeira's new "self service" customer support portal. All customers have received personal invitations inviting them to register for the service which will enable them to log requests online, as well as to review their previously submitted requests and solutions.
The portal will also provide a knowledge bank which will allow customers to search through an ever expanding database of useful articles, tips and answers to frequently asked questions.
In short, it's the name given to the fourth generation of mobile networks, just as the previous generation is called 3G. 4G aims to offer users faster, more reliable mobile broadband internet for devices such as smartphones, tablets and laptops.
Loosely speaking, 4G is around five times faster than existing 3G services.
What does this mean in practice? The faster speeds mean websites load quicker, and that you'll be able to stream videos and podcasts...
recently about TripAdvisor secrets which, although referring to hotels, has much
to teach us in the park industry.
report has empirical evidence linking guest satisfaction and profits. Social media has been touted as having an increasingly
important role in many aspects of the hospitality industry, including guest
satisfaction and process improvement. However, one of the more intriguing
aspects of social media is the potential to move markets by driving consumers’
Tag barcodes, QR Codes, can connect customers from your
offline marketing materials to information, entertainment, and interactive
experiences on their smartphones. These mobile interactions let people engage
with your product and identify with your brand the moment they encounter your
message. When people see advertisements in newspapers, magazines, or signage,
they often ignore them. But with a QR code, many people become interested in
what other information it l...
The study conducted by looking at North American hotels, TripAdvisor claims, shows a link between hotels with a “greater number of reviews, photos and videos” and a notable increase in interaction with their respective pages.
Of course, there is an ulterior motive for releasing the data – TripAdvisor wants hoteliers to use the site more – but there are some interesting trends which it has pulled out.
A small increase in the number of reviews attracts more attention from travellers – p...
It is a fact that visitors to websites look to video
rather than text for information. It’s easier to watch than read, and you can
communicate more effectively.
on a website increases business, with just seconds to grab your web visitors
attention, video WORKS, encouraging visitors to click and watch, that’s real
engagement that leads to more bookings. Our video
services use TV industry professional production staff and facilities.
If you are building your presence on social media then you may well have started by building a Facebook page. A Facebook page should not only give information about you but it should allow visitors to book you through a link.
The STAAH booking system lets you connect directly to your online booking engine so visitors to your Facebook page can book there and then. How cool is that. Continue reading...