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Author: Pamela Whitby
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:34 am

Viva Aerobus, a growing Latin American airline, reports 41% ancillary revenue. Pretty impressive considering that when it comes to airline ancillary revenue, many carriers still receive closer to 10%. 

However, the chief executive of Viva Aerobus notes that many ancillary fees have a lifecycle – each new fee follows a typical S-curve in take-up rates. It builds exponentially as customers learn about it and begin to value it, but generally levels off or actually dips in popularity over time as it reaches maturity or as customers assess alternatives more fully. 

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Author: Tom Bacon
Posted: August 15, 2017, 7:20 am

Right on timing, products and prices – that is Hostelworld’s story. Numbers in its latest survey, out in mid-July, on US travel shows the trends going its way. More and more are “saying goodbye to the 9-5 grind in favour of a more flexible work environment” it found, freeing them to travel. Since US citizens between the age of 18 and 29 are most likely to consider working remotely while travelling, the key age group for hostelling, it all looks good! As Hostelworld commented: the Digital Nomad Tribe is growing!

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Author: Pamela Whitby
Posted: August 14, 2017, 5:47 am

Most airlines think geographically. Sales, revenue management and marketing are each organised around regions. In fact, often the commercial functions are organised like the airport folks who man flights into and out of a region  Midwest flights vs West Coast or Europe vs Asia.

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Author: Tom Bacon
Posted: August 10, 2017, 7:58 am

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Author: admintim
Posted: August 8, 2017, 2:29 pm

Jeena James has, all things considered, a pretty important job to do at Google. As global head of travel and local at Google Play, the official app store for Android smartphones and tablets and which brings all the search giant’s digital media under one umbrella, she has her work cut out.

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Author: Pamela Whitby
Posted: August 8, 2017, 7:50 am

Join this fireside chat webinar with the Head of Digital Analytics from DER Touristik, Alexander Gartner. 

Gartner will discuss the GDPR's impact on the travel industry and exactly what you should prepare for today to make the regulation work in your favour.

Areas covered will include:

  • GDPR Rights and consequences
  • Right of Access
  • Right to Rectification and Erasure
  • Right to Data  Portability
  • Profiling and the Right to Object
  • What should you prepare for today?
Author: Editor
Posted: August 4, 2017, 11:09 am

Getting there, by plane at least, is all too often NOT half the fun. ‘System outage’ are words frustrated travellers have heard all too often this summer. Bad news is that the rising number of airport hubs is likely to bring an increase in flight disruption caused by technology glitches. 

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Author: Sally White
Posted: August 3, 2017, 7:40 am

Hotel metasearch trivago receives 1.4 billion visits each year. “That’s an incredible amount of traffic,” says Daniel Holl, Head of Global Hotel Sales at trivago, who believes more travellers than ever are turning to metasearch when searching for hotels.

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Author: Pamela Whitby
Posted: August 1, 2017, 8:51 am

News from the World of Travel Affiliate Programs

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Travel Agent

AIG Adds Travel Insurance Benefit for High or Low Water on Cruise
Travel Agent
The new benefits were filed by AIG Travel affiliate National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and have been approved in 31 states. Along with new package-building model, AIG is also adding individual benefits including:.

Posted: July 28, 2017, 4:11 pm

Travel Weekly

Agency in San Antonio helps globe-trotting hunters pack heat
Travel Weekly
That afternoon, he got a job with a local American Express Travel affiliate. Over the years, Turner moved between Cape Town and Johannesburg, working as an agent. In 1996, he heard about an opportunity with an agency in San Antonio that was looking for ...

Posted: July 19, 2017, 12:59 am

26. Christopherson Andavo Travel
Travel Weekly
Acquired three agencies: Salt Lake Travel Service in Utah, Dynamic Travel in Colorado and CV Humanitarian Travel in Alabama. Consolidated meetings and events team, group air department, sports fan travel division and school tours and events team ...

Posted: June 26, 2017, 5:11 pm

Search Engine Roundtable

Google: We Like Breadcrumb Navigation Links On Your Site
Search Engine Roundtable
Google loves a site with good navigation and good user experience, so it makes sense that Google also likes breadcrumb navigation links. Communicating to a user on how the page that they are reading is found within a site by using breadcrumb navigation ...

Posted: June 22, 2017, 12:00 pm

Travel Weekly

Sites serve as matchmaker between agents and host agencies
Travel Weekly
based Avoya Travel affiliate Changing Your Latitude Travel, was one of them. New to the industry, she didn't know where to turn for guidance, so she started doing research on the internet. "Online review sites such as FindaHostTravelAgency.com [are ...

Posted: January 10, 2017, 12:57 am

Travel Weekly

Will Uniworld's millennial-focused river cruises find a market?
Travel Weekly
based Go Astro Travel, an Avoya Travel affiliate, said she, too, felt that demand for river cruises aimed at millennials could be generated "with the right product and marketing." She said one promising aspect of the product would be Uniworld's ability ...

Posted: January 4, 2017, 12:56 am

iamwire

Online Travel is $534 Billion Industry – These 5 Business Models Rule
iamwire
A travel affiliate website can boost your income by multiple folds. Starting a travel website enables you to quit your full-time job and work from the comforts of home. The deciding factor is the payment method that you will choose while becoming a ...

Posted: December 3, 2016, 6:07 am

Travel Market Report

Avoya Travel Unveils Priceline Pact At Annual Meeting
Travel Market Report
The deal essentially makes Avoya part of the Priceline Partner Network, the online giant's travel affiliate program. But Avoya executives say their relationship with Priceline.com will be at another level from its other network partners. Avoya also ...

Posted: May 9, 2016, 1:37 pm

Hospitality Net

The Benefits of Joining the Top Travel Affiliate Programs
Hospitality Net
Of all the industries today, travel works within one of the most interesting dynamics. Direct suppliers such as hotels, airlines, and car rental companies compete for the same customers as the online travel agents who source those direct suppliers with ...

Posted: November 23, 2015, 8:46 am

Rough guide to enhancing travel affiliate marketing – Part One of Two
Tnooz
NB: This is a guest article by Lee Brignell-Cash, co-founder and COO at FusePump. Travel brands who market products and services online via affiliates are seeking the most efficient ways to drive traffic, conversion rates and profitability as the ...

Posted: July 21, 2011, 12:44 pm

News from the World of Affiliate Marketing

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Drug Store News

VMS disruptor Vitamin Packs adds affiliate program
Drug Store News
SEATTLE — Vitamin Packs, the next generation vitamin subscription service, on Thursday announced the launch of its new affiliate program, which offers health and wellness influencers the opportunity to deliver customized vitamins and nutritional ...

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Posted: August 10, 2017, 8:00 pm

Growing Your Credit Card Affiliate Program – By Lori Weiman
FeedFront Magazine (blog)
If you're an affiliate manager at a credit card company, you're laser-focused on growing your affiliate program. I've compiled four growth hacks for credit card affiliate marketers meant to save time, mitigate risk, and keep your headcount where it is.

Posted: August 10, 2017, 1:50 am

SBC News

'Kenya & Uganda' bookmaker Betin launches affiliate program with Income Access
SBC News
Kenya and Uganda market focused gambling group Betin will launch its affiliate marketing platform utilising Paysafe Group's Income Access software. Seeking to optimise its partner marketing channels, BCLB-licensed Betin will move to integrate Income ...

Posted: August 9, 2017, 8:50 am

LeapRate

NordFX introducing two-level forex affiliate program
LeapRate
NordFX, the global forex brokerage today is informing partners that their two-level affiliate program will start to operate from tomorrow, 8 August. It's designed to help partners of the company significantly increase their profits. The two-level ...

Posted: August 7, 2017, 8:21 am

Marketing Land

Affiliate is more than a platform
Marketing Land
But if you want to grow your brand, dominate market share and gain new customers, then you need an affiliate program that is much more dynamic than the platform that powers it. This is where an experienced network team that has the vision and resources ...

Posted: August 6, 2017, 2:03 pm

Lottomatica launches affiliate program with Income Access
Casino City Times (press release)
(PRESS RELEASE) -- Lottomatica, the Rome-based gaming, lottery, iLottery and iGaming operator and a subsidiary of International Game Technology PLC, has launched an affiliate program for its Italian online gambling web portal, lottomatica.it, ...

Posted: August 2, 2017, 4:59 pm

NorthStar opens affiliate program
Security Systems News
OREM, Utah—Home security and automation company NorthStar recently announced its new Authorized Affiliate Funding Program. “It's a traditional dealer funding program where we work with independent, licensed companies that originate contracts and do ...

Posted: August 2, 2017, 3:49 pm

Gambling Insider - In-depth Analysis for the Gaming Industry

Betway joins forces with controversial affiliate program provider
Gambling Insider - In-depth Analysis for the Gaming Industry
Affiliate network BetWay Partners has confirmed that it is transferring control of its revenue share affiliate accounts to controversial affiliate program provider Buffalo Partners, as reported by the Casino News Daily website. Buffalo Partners will ...

Posted: July 31, 2017, 4:43 pm

Practical Ecommerce

The Common Affiliate Marketing Mistake
Practical Ecommerce
Every affiliate program is different but, in general, it should take at least six months for a new program to begin generating regular sales. The ROI might not happen for 12 to 18 months. There is no meaningful way to forecast affiliate growth. There ...

Posted: July 27, 2017, 1:20 pm

FeedFront Magazine (blog)

Benefits Of Running An In-house Affiliate Program – By Victoria Galperina
FeedFront Magazine (blog)
One of the main reasons to set up an in-house affiliate program is to grow brand recognition and gain more customers with literally none or very little investment. After all, affiliate marketing is extremely appealing, because you only have to pay for ...

Posted: July 22, 2017, 1:00 am