Travel

Thanks for the Swagga Trip Advisor!

Posted by on July 10, 2012 at 10:00 am

A while ago I spotted a glaring error on Trip Advisor’s Bangkok Hotels page as outlined in a post I did about how Trip Advisor was assuming I could speak Thai. All of my blog posts are promoted on Twitter to my followers and since the title of the blog post contained the phrase “Trip Advisor” […]

Google Hotel Finder Showing In Search Results

Posted by on December 14, 2011 at 11:35 pm

Well, it was only a matter of time before this happened. Google have just started to test showing their Hotel Finder product at the very top of the search results, above the organic and above the paid listings – in the exact same way they do with the mortgage comparison tool.  As you can see […]

Is Google Turning Into A Hotel Aggregator?

Posted by on October 9, 2011 at 7:50 pm

There has been a lot of developments over the past few years with Google in the travel industry and their actions are ones I have been closely watching. With Google Hotel Finder launching earlier this year it is interesting to see how Google is changing. When searching for hotels online there are two main categories […]

Travel Dates Becoming More Prominent in Google SERPs

Posted by on September 11, 2011 at 1:17 pm

  With the recent announcement of Google Hotel Finder, it is only a matter of time before Google begins to really push this within the paid and organic search results. Below is how Google have prioritised Google Advisor, their financial services comparison tool, straight at the top of the search results before all other listings […]

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