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Canceled booking on third-party website leads to travel nightmare

Latisha booked accommodation for her girls’ trip to Miami for a total of $ 411. But upon arrival, the hotel said the actual cost was over $ 1,900. Pandemic offers are running out as demand for travel increases, meaning most airlines and hotels are increasing their fares. In some cases, …

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Blind Winn-Dixie Customer Appeals Website Access Decision

A blind Winn-Dixie customer who couldn’t renew a prescription using a computer wants the Eleventh Full Circuit overturned a decision that marked the first time a federal appeals court has said that websites are not covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act. Other federal circuit and district courts have taken …

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First impressions count! Why Hotels Should Translate and Localize Their Website

A consumer study has shown that 75% of customers will only buy in their own language. So if you only have an English language website, you are missing out on generating income from a large number of potential clients who do not speak English. This, coupled with increasingly fierce competition …

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The hotel website you didn’t know you had

Today, we are talking about… Your Google My Business hotel profile. The little box that turned into a website. It started off pretty harmless. You remember that little Google My Business page that linked your hotel to Google Maps. It is unrecognizable today. What was once just a simple directory …

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Lawsuits against hotel operators and the ADA website reservation system

As you prepare for the 2021 travel season, your website reservation system’s compliance with Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is probably one of the last things that cross your mind. spirit. Unless, of course, you’ve been hit by one of the many ADA lawsuits that have …

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Sonoma Chamber Launches Hospitality Jobs Website

The Sonoma Valley Chamber of Commerce has launched a website to promote hospitality jobs in the Sonoma Valley. The site, WorkInWineCountry.com, was created to help local businesses find the workers needed to fill several roles in the hospitality industry. The site provides information on employment opportunities in broad categories that …

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From Domino’s to Winn Dixie: New Developments in Website Accessibility | Loi Pessin Katz, PA

What accommodations must businesses apply to their websites under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)? Well, it’s not entirely clear. In a recent decision, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals (covering Alabama, Florida, and Georgia) ruled that websites are not places of public accommodation within the meaning of Title III …

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Hyper-personalized hotel website content for mobile?

Much has changed in all aspects of life since COVID-19, including a dramatic shift in the world’s digital behavior. Strict lockdowns, stay-at-home orders and social distancing efforts have prompted many to resort to their devices as a way to distract themselves from all the chaos. More time spent at home …

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How to Digitally Prepare a Hotel Website for Reopening

To say that the COVID-19 pandemic has ravaged the travel industry is an understatement. Due to shelter-in-place orders and travel restrictions, hotels around the world have seen bookings drop exponentially. The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) estimates that 75 million travel-related jobs are at risk, and the downstream effect …

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5 examples of innovation on a hotel website

Online travel agencies (OTAs) like Booking.com and Expedia are taking a growing share of hotel profits. Last year, they captured 39% of the US online digital reservation market. Phocuswright predicts this trend will continue, reaching 41% market share by 2020. But the good news is that hotel marketers are fighting …

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