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Download The Hotelier’s Guide to Paid Search: Boost Bookings & Protect Your Brand

Introducing The Hotelier’s Guide to Paid Search 2023: Your updated guide to winning on Paid Search and increasing direct bookings.

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In today's digital landscape, paid search advertising has become a crucial strategy for hotel marketers looking to maximize their online visibility and drive direct bookings. However, with the ever-increasing competition and complex algorithms, it's essential to have a comprehensive understanding of paid search to stand out from your competitors.

In this guide, we'll explore proven strategies and best practices that hotel marketers can implement to optimize their paid search campaigns, increase bookings, and protect their brand reputation.


What's covered in the guide? 

  • An introduction to Google Search Fundamentals
  • The limitations of organic search and why paid search is crucial for your digital marketing strategy
  • What you need to be looking at when constructing your winning paid search strategy
  • The ultimate best practices to succeed on paid search and drive efficiency in performance
  • How Triptease Paid Search gives guests a better sense of whether your property is right for them before clicking through, with brand new Price Preview functionality


Before diving into the nitty-gritty of paid search advertising, it's important to grasp its fundamentals. Paid search, often referred to as search engine marketing (SEM), is a form of online advertising where advertisers bid on keywords that are relevant to their business. These ads are displayed alongside organic search results, giving advertisers the opportunity to reach their target audience when they are actively searching for relevant information or products. Popular platforms for paid search include Google Ads and Bing Ads.

To run a successful paid search campaign, it's crucial to define your goals and establish a realistic budget. Consider what you want to achieve through paid search, whether it's increasing bookings, driving website traffic, or promoting special offers or simply protecting your brand traffic. Your goals will shape your campaign strategy and help you measure success. Additionally, determine your budget based on your marketing objectives and the competitiveness of your target market.

Paid search advertising is a valuable tool for hotel marketers to boost bookings, increase online visibility, and protect their brand reputation. By understanding the fundamentals, conducting thorough keyword research, optimizing ad copy and landing pages, testing and monitoring performance, and leveraging remarketing and display advertising, hotel marketers can create effective paid search campaigns that deliver tangible results. Stay ahead of the competition and ensure your hotel stands out in the crowded digital landscape with a well-executed paid search strategy.

Download the latest Hotelier’s Guide to Search for access to proven strategies and best practices on optimizing your paid search campaigns.

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