Digitization has made a strong impact on the market these days especially in terms of tourism and hospitality. Targeting their performance as well as profit level; travel industries seek for the latest digital techniques which help them to evolve in this competitive market. At the same time, they profoundly analyze their customer`s need and make tremendous efforts to satisfy them with every possible assistance. Thus, this transformation in the travel industry has proved valuable for both companies as well as the customer.
With the help of mobile phones, laptops, desktop computers, tablet devices etc. it has been very easy for all to get quick access to information about any travel agency. Likewise, promoting digital advertisement to a really massive audience has also become easier with the access to the internet.
Here is some vital digital advertising platforms ideal for travel industry:
1. Internet access:
The Internet plays an eminent role in Digital advertising. Millions and billions of people around the globe today use mobile phones, tablets, desktop computers or laptops and likely, almost all have the access to internet. Advertisement of a product or website is only possible through the internet because people around have much access to it.
2. Social Media:
Social media is a key to connecting huge number of customers in the travel industry. In today`s life, many travel companies have switched their older methods of marketing to latest digital media advertising techniques in order to gain more competitive benefits and make traveling more convenient. The success of the new generation social media platforms mainly- Facebook, Twitter has also brought new channels to many digital advertising companies. Other than this, Google ads, and Bulk Email etc. are also some top social sites suitable for promoting a website.
3. Virtual Reality:
Virtual Reality is the result of latest technology and innovations that can shape a travel industry. It is exhilarating and a bit scary too. Travel companies which provide VR offer the travelers with the opportunity to discover places in the 3D environment.
4. Big Data:
Big data means `big change` and yes! This has highly transformed many travel industries in terms of hospitality and services. It has given a new solution to travelers who are highly concerned with their travel issues. This proves best for those who want a personalized and unique experience.
5. Web- advertisement:
Web-based marketing is another example of digital advertising helpful for travel companies. This mainly targets the internet users while they visit websites. Whenever a user opens a website, a pop-up advertisement appears as a new window and displays an advertising message regarding their services. This is also known as digital display advertising.
6. Audio Advertising:
Amongst various forms of advertising, audio advertising is also another example that attracts consumers through the means of Internet radio, live streaming digital radio, podcasts etc. Podcasts are digital audio files that users download to a computer or personal media player whereas, internet radio and live streaming digital radio play messages that advertise services to consumers while they listen to radio online.
7. Electronic Billboard:
Alike traditional billboards, the electronic billboard is the latest digital version which displays a variety of digital advertising messages. These are flexible, cost-effective and also provide the advertisers with the opportunity to change the display messages throughout the day.
8. Quality content:
An impactful and quality travel content comprising of most accurate and detailed information, outstanding ideas and description with digital pictures can influence many readers when uploaded into the site.
Omnichannel conceptualizes in travel and hospitality. This trend of marketing engages a number of customers with the companies in several ways such as mobile apps, virtual catalogs, social media, online via websites etc.
10. Influencer Marketing:
As the name suggests, influencer marketing is marketing of services through those people whose testimonials and reviews draw the attention of many public. Such specialists can be those who may have a huge fan following on social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc.
These ten digital advertising tends have so far proved to be surprisingly advantageous and solution oriented in the field of travel and tourism industry. In coming time any new strategies and technologies can be admirably supplemented to the existing lists.
Follow Us On Facebook