Month: February 2013

Airline Ticket Sales – The Segmentation Story (or is it string art?)

This month when I saw the ARC segmentation statistics, I just had to post the chart, all by itself, without the legend.  If you take off the axis titles, it actually reminded me of a string art project that I did in grade school. For those not familiar with ARC, it is the Airlines Reporting […]

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Gotta love infographics and who doesn’t love mobile?

The Growth of Mobile Search infographic is courtesy of ClickConsult. Anything surprising to you?? 

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Video and Beyond: Online, Watching and Ready to Buy

Video and Beyond: Online, Watching and Ready to Buy: Have you noticed how few online travel sites leverage the power of video? Does your strategy include the integration of video?  If not, what are you waiting for?

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Passion Sells – Successfully linking food and lodging

Epicurean Hotel – Tampa, FL This morning, I had to drop my kids off early at school and as a result, was early for a meeting in South Tampa, so I took a drive in the area of town called SoHo. My destination was the site of the development of a new boutique hotel called […]

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The $100b spent online by travelers is still just a fraction of what could be

According to a report from ComScore, U.S. consumers spent more than $100 billion on online travel bookings last year, making 2012 the first year ever that the $100 billion figure was surpassed.  U.S. travel e-commerce sales reached $103 billion in 2012, up 9 percent from the previous year.  This is a big deal, right?  After […]

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