How to Write a Hotel Blog Post?

It’s 2019 and in order to be successful, businesses have to be online, whether they like it or not. Online presence is a vital point for everyone, including hotels. And guess what, having a website is not enough anymore. Though a website is the first step towards being relevant today, it takes more effort than […]

What is Vanlife and How can Campsite Owners Help?

We bet there isn’t a single human being on social media that have never stumbled upon the #vanlife movement. #Vanlife is particularly viral on Instagram with close to 6 million posts with the #vanlife hashtag. Pinterest, YouTube, Flickr, and almost any other image-related social media is getting stuffed with accounts promoting and preaching the vanlife […]

Things to consider when choosing a hotel management software

Small scale accommodation properties are in a constant battle with the big players. Renowned hotel chains are in most cases expensive, which in turn means tremendous marketing budgets, access to the latest technologies and hefty partnerships with travel agencies. However, that doesn’t mean there is no room for campsites, hostels and family hotels. Not only […]

Do I need hotel management software?

Do you own (or run) an accommodation property? Maybe you are the heir of your dad’s family hotel or maybe you’ve just started your own business such as a city hostel or a brand new campsite. If you are not part of a big hotel chain, chances are you aren’t really familiar with the latest […]

What is a hotel management system?

A hotel management system is broadly speaking a computer software that allows hotel managers and hotel owners to keep track of front end and back end data. Some refer to it as a hotel management software (HMS) or property management software (PMS) but in its essence those three are interchangeable.   Modern-day hotel management systems […]

Hotel website on a budget – how to guide

In a world of technology, it’s crucial for businesses to catch up with the latest trends. Global hotel chains and industry heavyweights have no problem managing custom websites, different social platforms, and investing in the newest hardware and software.   However, when it comes to small family hotels or campsites, things get a little bit […]

Top Social Media Trends in 2019 (Research)

What are the latest social media trends in 2019? And what does this mean for brands and businesses? The social media tool Hootsuite has conducted an annual report, surveying more than 3,000 of their customers (both large enterprises and small agencies). Additionally, the company gathered insights from industry analysts, as well as data from Edelman, […]

Top Social Media Trends for 2019 (Part 2)

Last week we talked about the latest social media trends – from the rapidly declining trust in social media to Stories` growing popularity. But there`re more trends to explore. Here`s what the social relationship platform Hootsuite found in their report on the subject: #Trend 3 Increasing paid budgets 64% of the respondents of the Hootsuite […]

How to Start a Hostel Business from Scratch?

Everyone knows that traveling is about discovering new countries, new cultures, new cuisines and virtually everything in-between. These days we go places like never before. Travel has changed a lot in the past 15 years or so. Back in the 1970s you couldn’t just hop on a plane and visit any country in the world. […]

Face Recognition for the Hospitality Industry

Face recognition has recently become mainstream due to Apple`s Face ID feature. But it has many other applications – from surveillance to marketing across various industries, including hospitality. Let`s look into how the technology works and what`re its applications in the sector: What is face recognition? Simply put, face recognition is a biometric method of […]