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Searching for travel on an OTA

5 tips to optimize your OTA distribution Nov 17, 2017

Many of today’s travelers prefer to use OTAs as they begin making travel plans, whether they want to compare pricing or...

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Webinar recap: Updating your website? What to be mindful of before starting Oct 31, 2017

Thinking of upgrading your website or buying a whole new one? Before you meet with any website developers, check out the...

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Webinar recap: Low season strategies Sep 28, 2017

The fall is officially upon us and that means many of us are entering our shoulder and off-seasons. But just because the...

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Marketing showdown: Your independent property vs. the OTAs Sep 25, 2017

Partnering with the OTAs can be a smart move for your independent property if you’re looking to reach new travelers, fill...

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Why you need a rate checker on your website Jul 21, 2017

It’s no secret as you know it and the OTAs know it: Guests are shopping around and looking at multiple websites, about 40,...

Webinar recap: Stop paying commissions and drive direct bookings Jun 5, 2017

We all want direct bookings to cut down on guest acquisition costs yet many of today’s travelers rely on OTAs to find...

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Turning your OTA guests into loyal customers in 7 easy steps May 15, 2017

Listing your inventory on the OTAs is both a blessing and a curse as it’s a great way to reach new travelers but it’s also...

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Leveraging your channel manager to maximize revenue Dec 7, 2016

Just like your property is unique you know your guests are unique and that extends to the way they book a reservation at...

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Be smarter about your rates with Booking.com’s RateIntelligence Sep 16, 2016

As we start to make our way into the low season, it’s often the time we start looking at our rates, supplies, and...

TripAdvisor TripConnect Jul 26, 2016

For those of you that used this connection in RezPro, it’s back!  For those of you looking to increase your exposure and...

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TripAdvisor TripConnect or Instant Booking: What’s the difference? Dec 2, 2015

You know you have to manage your reputation and respond to online reviews on TripAdvisor but did you know you can also...

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Is GDS right for you? Aug 25, 2015

In the hospitality industry we focus a lot on rates and distribution channels. Are you offering the right rates? Do you...

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Video: What is the GDS? Mar 10, 2015

Many of our clients understand the need to have their inventory on a variety of distribution channels to capture those...

InnLink: GDS Rate Update Reminder Dec 4, 2014

InnLink provides us with some important information that we would like to share with you.2015 is right around the...

Benefits of a Content Management System Website Sep 13, 2010

Benefits of a Content Management System Website
by Bill Mitchell, Chief Operating Officer, RezStreamIt used to be...

Google to Possibly Acquire an ITA Apr 21, 2010

Breaking News: ITA is the name for what most people call GDS, the abbreviation for Global Distribution Services. ITA's are...

Select Registry and SynXis Criticism Unfounded? Jan 20, 2010

There has been recent criticism of the Select Registry/SynXis partnership, an alliance that will enable Select Registry to...

How to Avoid Cancelled GDS Booking Fees Dec 9, 2009

One of the most frequent inquiries at the RezStream billing department is disputes over GDS cancellations.  What...