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Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 104 - 6 Game Changing Tech Trends in 2019

Fuel Travel 12 February 2019
Guess what? It’s no longer the “Year of Mobile”. While it seems as if mobile has been the “trend for the past 5 years, I think it’s time to acknowledge the fact that mobile is the minimum ante to play these days. If you don’t have your mobile strategy figured out by now, you’re so far behind in terms of consumer expectations that you may be beyond help. Assuming you’re still with us, let’s discuss some of the real trends that you should be paying attention to in 2019.

Fuel Mobile App Now Offers Keyless Entry Via Partnership With ASSA ABLOY Hospitality

Fuel Travel 12 February 2019
No more waiting in line at the front desk after a long journey. Fuel Travel announces a significant upgrade to its industry leading white label app for independent and boutique hotels by successfully integrating its Fuel Mobile App with ASSA ABLOY, the Global Leader In Door Opening Solutions.

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 103 - 6 Hotel Website Audits That Will Save You From Losing Money

Fuel Travel 26 January 2019
Today on the Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast we are going to cover how to make the most of your marketing efforts by setting up a schedule of continual proofing to guarantee your hotel’s site is ready to convert guests to its fullest. How you ask? Simple, by ensuring your systems actually work as designed, track as they should, and trigger follups as expected.

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 93 - Vendor Takeaways From The 2018 Hotel Technology Study

Fuel Travel 10 August 2018
Following up on the last episode, where the Fueligans took a deep dive into the results of the 2018 Hospitality technology study, this week’s episode focuses on the feedback and insight that has been gathered from other technology vendors.

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 92 - 2018 Hotel Technology Study Reveals Surprising Alignment Between Hoteliers and Vendors

Fuel Travel 27 July 2018
As technology leaders in the hospitality industry, your friends at Fuel Travel,, and StayNTouch joined forces to conduct an extensive study of hundreds of hoteliers and suppliers with a goal to learn where the industry can improve from a technology perspective. The results are compiled from 358 respondents, all of whom are involved in the process of purchasing or selling technology within the hospitality industry.

2018 Hospitality Technology Study Reveals Alignment Between Hoteliers & Suppliers

Fuel Travel 24 July 2018
Fuel Travel, StayNTouch, and have partnered to launch a new study that examines perspectives from hoteliers and suppliers on industry technology. First debuted exclusively for attendees of the HITEC Hospitality Technology Show in June, the results are now being distributed globally.

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 90 - Secrets from HITEC 2018 Revealed

Fuel Travel 24 June 2018
Each year, hoteliers and suppliers from around the world gather for the annual HFTP HITEC conference and tradeshow, which is accompanied by HSMAI’s ROC event. Your Fueligan friends were in attendance and we break down what we learned at this year’s event.

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 88 - Revenue Strategy Secrets Revealed Courtesy Of Duetto

Fuel Travel 29 May 2018
In this week’s episode of the Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast, we dig into the gaps that exist between marketers and revenue managers courtesy of Marco Benvenuti from Duetto.

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 77 - Why Hotels Should Be Paying Attention To AR, VR And AI

Fuel Travel 12 February 2018
There are a lot of buzz-worthy two-letter acronyms thrown around these days. None more so than Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), and Artificial Intelligence (AI), But, what do these things mean to you as a hotelier and how can they impact your hotel marketing? Tune in to this episode of the Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast to find out.

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 76 - Don't believe the hype about Blockchain or Voice Search...Yet

Fuel Travel 5 February 2018
There is a lot of buzz in the hotel industry about both blockchain and voice search. While both are undoubtedly going to have a major impact on society, the Fueligans have a lively discussion about both of these ‘megatrends’ and analyze the likely impact that they will have on the average hotelier in the next twelve months. Do you need to drop everything you’re doing and jump on board the hype train? We think not.

Your Booking Engine May Be Losing You Millions In Mobile Revenue - Part 2

Fuel Travel 28 September 2017
Alternate title for today’s blog post: Don’t be Stupid About Mobile Bookings – Look at This Data If you are a regular listener to the Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast (which you should be) or a regular reader of our blog, then you’ve heard us talk about how critical a mobile-first booking engine is to your bottom line. In fact, Stuart went on a bit of a tirade in his blog post about this topic.

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 62 - 5 Unbelievable Hotel Marketing Facts You Need To Know And Act Upon

Fuel Travel 8 September 2017
Fueligans tend to be nerdy about data and we’re always looking to find new insights that can help shape the marketing strategy for our hotel clients. In this episode of the Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast, we take a look at 5 recent facts that we’ve stumbled upon and that are influencing our decision making. We look at the data, discuss what it means, and tell you how you can apply this new found knowledge to help drive more direct bookings for your hotel.

Pixel It - Sicily, 1925 - When Hotels Were Full & Social Media Was Easy...

Fuel Travel 29 August 2017
It’s no secret that Facebook is the largest social media network in the world. How many – exactly? Well, as of Spring 2017, Facebook averaged 1.9 Billion monthly users. And, users are spending more than 30 minutes per day surfing the feeds – whether that means liking funny cat videos, scrolling past old high school friends’ babies, and yes – interacting with advertiser content.

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 57 - What You Missed at HITEC 2017

Fuel Travel 3 July 2017
Stuart recently attended the HITEC 2017 show in Toronto. In this episode, we talk about the overall mood of the industry and give a shout out to some of the stand out vendors who were there.

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