Golda Criddle

Golda Criddle

5 Hospitality Blogs Every Hotel Should Be Reading

Golda Criddle
August 12, 2019
hospitality
To help you, hoteliers, out, I’ve compiled a list of five hospitality blogs to read to keep up with your guests.
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Tips to Increase Blog Traffic

Golda Criddle
January 15, 2015
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The E-Marketing Associates blog started in June 2010, and over the years, we have had some great stats. Find out what our secret has been and increase your blog traffic.
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Marketing with Reddit

Golda Criddle
March 1, 2013
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What if your content marketing strategy relies more on words rather than images? No worries, there is a social network for sharing unique stories, blogs, and websites: Reddit.
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How to Respond to Social Media Backlash

Golda Criddle
February 8, 2013
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Here are some tips on how to respond if you start seeing negative comments from customers on your Facebook Timeline or Twitter feed.
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HotelSwaps: Boost Employee Retention in the Hospitality Industry

Golda Criddle
February 1, 2013
retention in hospitality industry
Do you work in the hospitality industry? If so, whether you are a manager or simply part of the staff, you may be interested in learning about HotelSwaps, an innovative new hotel staff retention, and incentive program.
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Exploring Mobile Travel Guide, Everplaces

Golda Criddle
January 30, 2013
everplaces interface
There is a travel guide that utilizes the power of mobile and combines it with the popularity of bookmarking pictures: Everplaces.
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Writing From Experience Matters For Hotels

Golda Criddle
November 9, 2012
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I think it is essential for content producers or copywriters like me to get a complete and accurate picture in our heads of a property. I can explain why in one word…” details.”
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Social Media Listening Tools for Hotels

Golda Criddle
October 19, 2012
social media listening
Hoteliers should be aware of all these conversations happening regarding their properties for instant, easy feedback. By simply listening, they can take appropriate action to correct a problem if necessary.
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Pinterest Board Ideas For Hotels

Golda Criddle
September 21, 2012
woman coming up with ideas for Pinterest
Once you join the site and choose a username that reflects your hotel, the next thing you should do is brainstorm ideas for boards.
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Why Hotels Need To Respond to Online Reviews

Golda Criddle
September 14, 2012
customer service
In today’s digital world, hotels must step up to the plate and take the time to respond to feedback their guests are leaving. And here’s why.
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How Small Businesses Can Get Started With Social Media

Golda Criddle
July 27, 2012
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If your small business isn’t on social media yet, you are truly missing out on an excellent opportunity to generate exposure and build a community around your products and services.
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How To Get Your Guests To Join You On Facebook

Golda Criddle
July 10, 2012
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For your typical hotel, creating and maintaining a social media presence is hard enough, but growing your network can be...
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How Hotels Can Use Social Media Competitions to Engage Guests

Golda Criddle
June 29, 2012
social media contest participants
I’ll describe how some hotels are using the hottest social networks to spice up their competitions below.
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Google’s Semantic Search Refocuses on Information

Golda Criddle
May 18, 2012
google semantic search
This update will eliminate the situation mentioned above by working with you to find the information you need with fewer clicks.
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Why Project Glass Scares Me

Golda Criddle
April 6, 2012
google
I’m sure you’ve seen the Project Glass video by now. I put it off for a while, but eventually, I had to see what everyone on my Facebook feed was talking about.
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Rise of Ambient Social Networking

Golda Criddle
March 16, 2012
social networking actions
There’s a new trend in social networking called ambient social networking. The possibilities for this are endless. Sharing without all the extra work!
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The Top 4 Overlooked Aspects of Hotel Websites

Golda Criddle
January 11, 2012
Important aspects of a hotel website
I thought it would be fun to put together a list of five areas where hotel websites commonly fail to inspire bookings. As part of a hospitality marketing company, I see many hotel websites daily and believe myself to be a good judge of what attracts potential customers and what drives them away.
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