Articles tagged “websites”

Hotels

Choice Hotels’ Play for Radisson Americas and Other Top Stories This Week

In Skift's top stories this week, Choice Hotels buys Radisson Hotel Group Americas, India's most famous landmark faces a murky future, and rising prices drive U.S. consumers to alter their summer travel plans.

Choice Hotels’ Play for Radisson Americas and Other Top Stories This Week

Online Travel

The 10 Best Designed Tourism Websites in the World 2022

In a frantic attempt to avoid being left behind, official tourism organization websites are doing their best to catch up to the high expectations of the new traveler — tourists of the post-pandemic digital age.

The 10 Best Designed Tourism Websites in the World 2022

Tourism

Tourism Websites Are Being Redesigned to Get Way More Personal

Destinations need data to know how to help their hotels, restaurants, and attractions market themselves. While they don't need to know anything too intimate about travelers, they're still making sure all their t's are crossed as more privacy rights laws take effect.

Tourism Websites Are Being Redesigned to Get Way More Personal

Announcements

The 6 Most Popular Skift Stories Ever

Our readers — perhaps aimlessly clicking on compelling-looking stories from remote hamlets around the globe — have voted these stories up as the Skift most-popular stories of all time. Think of it as the wisdom of the crowds.

The 6 Most Popular Skift Stories Ever

Tourism

4 Tourism Website Trends Highlighting User Experience and Design

Tourism board websites in 2017 exist in an increasingly diverse world of platforms that have also been readily adopted by travelers as trip-planning resources. Here are some trends we noticed from our review of the world's best tourism websites this year.

4 Tourism Website Trends Highlighting User Experience and Design

Tourism

25 Best Tourism Board Websites in the World in 2017

The best tourism websites in the business in 2017 are emphasizing user-generated content from platforms like Instagram and doubling down on video to make destinations seem more real rather than a part of a traveler's imagination.

25 Best Tourism Board Websites in the World in 2017

Airlines

For Web Redesign, EasyJet Looks To E-Commerce Firms for Inspiration

Given how crummy some airline websites are, it makes sense EasyJet is not looking to competitors for digital inspiration.

For Web Redesign, EasyJet Looks To E-Commerce Firms for Inspiration

Hotels

Joie de Vivre Hotels Prioritizes Discovery and Bookings on New Homepage

Travel companies have taken myriad paths toward balancing travel inspiration and bookings. Will too much inspiration detract from the business of transactions? Joie de Vivre Hotels' website redesign is an experiment in finding a proper equilibrium.

Joie de Vivre Hotels Prioritizes Discovery and Bookings on New Homepage

Airlines

Virgin America Quietly Unveils New Website and Back Pocket-Sized Boarding Pass

In its website redesign, Virgin America is going for simplicity and responsive design regardless whether a traveler is on a smartphone, tablet, or desktop. The idea is to ease the pain of booking by making it visual and easy.

Virgin America Quietly Unveils New Website and Back Pocket-Sized Boarding Pass

Online Travel

The Multi-Country Sites Strategy For Online Travel Brands: A Deep Dive

When launching a new country site, companies have to consider the signals they are sending at the local level versus resource allocation.

The Multi-Country Sites Strategy For Online Travel Brands: A Deep Dive