RMS is pleased to announce that we are a TripConnect Premium Partner!
Whether you are an existing TripAdvisor customer or you wish to sign up with them, this article will take you through the steps to make the process of using the RMS Online interface with TripAdvisor easy!
By signing up for TripConnect, your guests will be able to make an online reservation directly from your TripAdvisor business listing!
TripConnect simply uses your RMS Book Now Button link to allow your guests to book online direct from TripAdvisor.
If you already use the RMS Book Now Button, there is nothing more you need to do in your RMS system to make the interface between TripConnect and RMS work, simply follow the sign up steps for TripConnect and your interface will be up and running.
If you do not currently use the RMS Book Now Button you will need to complete the steps in the following article to activate this channel.
The following property information entered into your TripAdvisor account must match your RMS system for the interface to function correctly;
NOTE: If you wish to change your property name in your RMS system you must email our accounts department at the following email noting your RMS Client ID, Your current property name and the Name you wish to change to;
To learn more about TripConnect and what it can do for your business click once on the link below;
“TripConnect certification opens up new opportunities for our Internet booking engine partners,” said Jean-Charles Lacoste, TripAdvisor’s Vice President of Direct Connect Solutions. “When the platform launches, accommodation owners of all sizes can benefit from TripAdvisor’s Hotel Price Comparison via certified Internet booking engines. TripConnect will be a new, very efficient way for hoteliers to generate incremental business via their Internet booking engine.”
TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site*, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with more than 260 million unique monthly visitors**, and more than 100 million reviews and opinions covering more than 2.7 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions. The sites operate in 30 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to millions of monthly TripAdvisor visitors.
TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 20 other travel media brands: www.airfarewatchdog.com, www.bookingbuddy.com, www.cruisecritic.com, www.everytrail.com, www.familyvacationcritic.com, www.flipkey.com, www.gateguru.com, www.holidaylettings.co.uk, www.holidaywatchdog.com, www.independenttraveler.com, www.jetsetter.com, www.niumba.com, www.onetime.com, www.seatguru.com, www.smartertravel.com, www.tingo.com, www.travelpod.com, www.virtualtourist.com, www.whereivebeen.com, and www.kuxun.cn.
*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, worldwide, June 2013
**Source: Google Analytics, worldwide data, July 2013
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