Travel website speed times are important for several reasons:
- Keep users on your site.
- Increase your rank with Google and other search engines.
- Increase your conversions in sales and followers.
- Save resources on your server and not be kicked out by your host.
- Rethink what’s necessary on your website.
In travel industry, the customer usually comes from the difference areas and your website contents usually is hosted in one location also, some customers will get slow speed if they are far from hosting provider. For example, if your website is hosted in North America, the customer from Asia, or Australia can get slow speed.
To improve the website loading time, you can use the services from the CDN.
Google is one of best service provider that we can use, and it's free for small to medium traffic website.
The numero uno goal / mission of any travel company is to - increase conversion. More the conversion, higher the profit. There are multiple age-old methodologies to achieve this goal. Current disruptive technologies like mobile, social and analytics play a huge role in achieving this goal much faster. Among this, 'analytics' play a major role. There are various types of analytics like - predictive analytics, offline analytics, real-time analytic, pricing analytics, etc. All of these have to be used together to increase conversion.
Posted by Cyril Tetaz (Head of Marketing, Airline Distribution, Amadeus IT Group)
Today, we’re announcing our second analysis of global airline traffic trends. The study details the passenger growth between regions and reveals that Asia is leading worldwide growth moving more travellers than ever around the world. It also showed us that 8 out of the 10 top inter-city routes are in Asia-Pacific. None of them are in Europe or North America! You can see the growth patterns in the Global airline traffic trends infographic above.