The Elina Hospitality Blog

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The Elina Hospitality Blog is our team resource written by experts in the fields of hospitality, technology, property management systems, web design and online marketing. It is a place where we share our knowledge, expertise and opinions with our clients, prospects and business partners.

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How to Choose a Property Management System with an Excellent Support Team

How to Choose a Property Management System with an Excellent Support Team A good property management system will become an integral part of your operations, therefore ensuring that you are getting the most out of it, and knowing that you will have help as and when you need it is essential. This is where your support team comes into play!
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5 tips for Spotting Google Analytics Ghost Spam & How to Deal with it

5 tips for Spotting Google Analytics Ghost Spam & How to Deal with it Read how to spot Google Analytics ghost spam & find some ways to deal with it!
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Navigating Rate Parity for more Direct Bookings - Serviced Apartments and Hotels

Navigating Rate Parity for more Direct Bookings - Serviced Apartments and Hotels Getting grips with rate parity in the hospitality marketplace
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Airbnb's Impact in the Hotel and Serviced Apartment Industry

Airbnb's Impact in the Hotel and Serviced Apartment Industry Airbnb - friend or foe?
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Attract Long Term Bookings with an Apartment Management System

Attract Long Term Bookings with an Apartment Management System Read all about how to attract these high value and desirable reservations!
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Dealing with the Rise in Mobile Hotel Bookings

Dealing with the Rise in Mobile Hotel Bookings With the relentless increase in traffic from mobile devices, we explore ways to deal with mobile bookings in the hospitality industry. Follow our top 10 tips to get your fair share of those mobile bookings.
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5 Ways to Compete with OTAs: Increase Direct Hotel & Serviced Apartment Bookings

5 Ways to Compete with OTAs: Increase Direct Hotel & Serviced Apartment Bookings Beating the Online Travel Agents (OTAs) may seem like a formidable task, but there are things that you can do to secure that booking. To help you we have put together a 5 step guide for competing with OTAs in the hotel industry and to increase direct hotel bookings. Follow these steps and you will reap the benefits.
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Noticed something different on our social channels recently?

Noticed something different on our social channels recently? Yep – well spotted – we’ve updated some of our branding and images on all our social channels recently – we hope you like it!
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How to manage a hotel, serviced apartment, resort, B&B… using the best property management systems automation options – Part 2

How to manage a hotel, serviced apartment, resort, B&B… using the best property management systems automation options – Part 2 In Part 1 of our blog on ‘how to manage a hotel, serviced apartment company, resort, B&B… using the best property management systems automation options we covered several of those burning questions and challenges relating to managing bookings. In Part 2 below, we take a closer look at some other key candidates for PMS automation: additional products and services, as well as the areas of multi-location properties and multi-owner management… Read on for more problem – solution thoughts…!
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How to manage a hotel, serviced apartment resort or B&B - making the most of your property management system - part 1

How to manage a hotel, serviced apartment resort or B&B - making the most of your property management system - part 1 Thinking about a career in hospitality? Do you aspire to or do you already run your own hotel, serviced apartment, B&B or guesthouse? If the answer is yes, or you’re simply looking to re-boost your business and improve your property operations, then you’ll likely know there are several different areas of focus when considering how to manage a hotel, a serviced apartment company or other hospitality business in today’s fast paced, fast evolving, technology driven world…
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