Travel is the #2 industry searched online. Below are some staggering facts about the search habits of consumers booking with travel companies.
- 100 million US Travelers used the Internet in 2007 to get information on destinations or to check prices or schedules (Travel Industry Association of America, 2008)
- 60 Million Americans booked their travel arrangements online in 2007 (Travel Industry Association of America, 2008)
- $100 Billion Spent by World Wide Consumers booking travel online in 2007
- 90% of Travel Agents use the Internet to compare online prices to those found in their GDS (ASTA Survey)
The Web is the preferred media source for travel information, favored 17:1 over TV and 6:1 over Newspapers and Magazines (Forrester Research, 2006 Survey)
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As travelers use the Internet more to book trips online, it is increasingly important for travel companies to get an edge on competition to capture your market online. From transportation, to hotels, to those fun and adventurous activities, every aspect of the traveling industry can be purchased on the web. When travel consumers are surfing the internet to scope out information for their next voyage, the majority of the time they are using search engines like Google or Yahoo to compare rates, read reviews, and find information. If your website is not appearing on the first page of search enginess as customers type your products, your company can not be found and is losing out on business. SEOhaus' travel SEO marketing packages helps travel companies position their websites on all major search engines so travelers seeking pre-sales information can find your website and products.
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