Articles tagged “tools”

Booking Unveils Host Tools as Short-Term Rental Rivals Address Their Weaknesses

Booking Unveils Host Tools as Short-Term Rental Rivals Address Their Weaknesses

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Booking.com wants to service professional managers while going after individual vacation rental owners, too. Airbnb wants to tap into the professional-manager set while branching out into resort areas, and HomeAway wants to get more urban. These companies' offerings will converge, and it's likely their business models will, too.

11 months ago

TripAdvisor Has a New Analytics Dashboard Aimed at Tourism Boards

TripAdvisor Has a New Analytics Dashboard Aimed at Tourism Boards

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In light of the mobile revolution, TripAdvisor is increasingly focusing on in-destination services. The soft-launch of an analytics dashboard for destinations is part of TripAdvisor's attempt to make itself as essential for destinations as it already is for hotels.

4 years ago

8 Things We Learned About Uber From GQ Magazine

8 Things We Learned About Uber From GQ Magazine

Jason Clampet, Skift

The GQ story is an excellent first-person take on what's cool about Uber, and what's simply curious.

6 years ago