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The Cost of a Hosted Hotel Payment Solution Compared to an Onsite One

With 68% of travelers booking exclusively online in 2016, all hotels should offer online booking and payment options today.  In order to accept online payments, hotels must be PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) compliant, and obtain SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certification.  Hotels can choose between building their own payment pages, and obtaining […]

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The #1 Solution for Increasing Your Hotel’s Booking Rates

You might think the key to increasing hotel booking rates is through marketing techniques. However, there’s little use to an effective marketing campaign if customers can’t complete their bookings easily. It is true that marketing techniques draw in potential customers, but it’s the booking and payment process where these customers are converted into paying guests. […]

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Hotel Online Marketing: What are the costs and where should you invest your efforts?

  Leading hotel chains are putting much effort into competing with what Morgan Stanley has dubbed their “frenemies” – the Online Travel Agencies (or OTAs). OTAs claim between 10-20% commission on bookings, and according to hotel marketing experts, WIHP, are the source of 76% of online bookings. The efforts made by these brand name chains […]

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