At northweb we understand that there is a lot more to being successful online than just having website for your business. Through our unique combination of skills and business experience northweb can offer you a comprehensive action plan that takes you well beyond basic website design. We’ll tell you what you need, deal with your web designer or set it up ourselves and give you the tools and knowledge to operate things yourself from … Read more...
Would you like your website and web profile to work better for your business? Ask us to take a close look at your website, online presence and how you tie the internet into your operating processes and promotional activities. We will identify weaknesses and opportunities then provide you with a realistic action plan to achieve better results. Where applicable we can implement changes for you, provide staff training or point you in the right direction for … Read more...
Advice for Travel Businesses
Online Booking Systems
Everyone is in a hurry these days and there’s information overload happening in the travel industry online.
If you want someone to book your property or service you’ve got to be able to capture their attention, answer all their questions then take their booking the instant that they are ready.
Using A Channel Manager
With so many commission-based online booking sites vying for your availability these days it’s hard to know which sites to try.
With a quality channel manager you don’t need to worry – give availability to as many sites as you like without worrying about overbooking your rooms.
Adding a Blog to Your Website
Blogs can come in many shapes and forms.
There are many reasons to include a blog or blogs on your travel website. Here are four: 1.SEO (Search Engine Optimisation); 2. Engaging browsers; 3. Grouping of non-core information in a meaningful way; 4. Tying-in your site with Social Media
How do you know if you need a new or improved website? Here are some things to look out for: your site doesn’t work well on mobile devices (such as phones, tablets or i-pads) your site does not show your business off as well as a tour of the business would bookings/sales or enquiries through the site are low your competitors sites are significantly better visually and/or operationally … Read more...