Effective Travel Websites Managing Content, Bookings and Payments Online Summit 2009 December 1 st  - 2 nd Johannesburg So...
We... <ul><li>are a bunch of techies </li></ul><ul><li>love the internet </li></ul><ul><li>build cool things for people </...
People like you <ul><li>Hotels </li></ul><ul><li>Guesthouses </li></ul><ul><li>Lodges </li></ul><ul><li>Car Hire </li></ul...
 
 
 
 
 
All the sites are 100% managed by owners
Your business, your site
Enable our clients <ul><li>Integrated </li></ul><ul><li>Content Management, Analytics </li></ul><ul><li>E-Commerce, Reserv...
Where to start
Don’t be afraid <ul><li>Embrace the change </li></ul><ul><li>Technology is your friend </li></ul>
The Basics
Success starts with content
Content Matters <ul><li>You must have new content </li></ul><ul><li>The content must be unique and yours </li></ul><ul><li...
Get a CMS <ul><li>Flat site is not good enough </li></ul><ul><li>So many free options </li></ul><ul><li>Know what features...
Content is not HTML <ul><li>Products </li></ul><ul><li>Review </li></ul><ul><li>Blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Tours </li></ul><u...
Products and Services <ul><li>Latest Product content </li></ul><ul><li>Details people want </li></ul><ul><li>Easy Pricing ...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Share  <ul><li>Share your content </li></ul><ul><li>Allow others to share your content </li></ul><ul><li>Make it easy to s...
I want to book now <ul><li>If they can’t, they won’t. It’s true. </li></ul><ul><li>If you cant take payments, get ready fo...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What now? <ul><li>Build a better site </li></ul><ul><li>You can migrate your current one </li></ul><ul><li>Work with us or...
<ul><li>It will be free </li></ul><ul><li>It has everything you saw and more </li></ul>Community Edition
<ul><li>We are a small and fun team sitting in sunny Cape Town, South Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>We specialize in the field...
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Realmdigital e-Tourism Summit Presentation

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Realmdigital presented at the e-Tourism Africa Summit 2009 held in Johannesburg. The presentation focuses on the importance of modifying websites and content especially in the travel sector and highlights the latest tools and techniwues to gain greater exposure in this competitive arena.

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Realmdigital e-Tourism Summit Presentation

  1. 1. Effective Travel Websites Managing Content, Bookings and Payments Online Summit 2009 December 1 st - 2 nd Johannesburg South Africa
  2. 2. We... <ul><li>are a bunch of techies </li></ul><ul><li>love the internet </li></ul><ul><li>build cool things for people </li></ul><ul><li>love to help people embrace technology </li></ul>
  3. 3. People like you <ul><li>Hotels </li></ul><ul><li>Guesthouses </li></ul><ul><li>Lodges </li></ul><ul><li>Car Hire </li></ul><ul><li>Tour Operators </li></ul><ul><li>Travel Agents </li></ul>
  4. 9. All the sites are 100% managed by owners
  5. 10. Your business, your site
  6. 11. Enable our clients <ul><li>Integrated </li></ul><ul><li>Content Management, Analytics </li></ul><ul><li>E-Commerce, Reservations' </li></ul><ul><li>CRM, E-Marketing </li></ul>
  7. 12. Where to start
  8. 13. Don’t be afraid <ul><li>Embrace the change </li></ul><ul><li>Technology is your friend </li></ul>
  9. 14. The Basics
  10. 15. Success starts with content
  11. 16. Content Matters <ul><li>You must have new content </li></ul><ul><li>The content must be unique and yours </li></ul><ul><li>You have cool easy content </li></ul><ul><li>You need to manage the content </li></ul>
  12. 17. Get a CMS <ul><li>Flat site is not good enough </li></ul><ul><li>So many free options </li></ul><ul><li>Know what features you need </li></ul>
  13. 18. Content is not HTML <ul><li>Products </li></ul><ul><li>Review </li></ul><ul><li>Blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Tours </li></ul><ul><li>Destinations </li></ul>
  14. 19. Products and Services <ul><li>Latest Product content </li></ul><ul><li>Details people want </li></ul><ul><li>Easy Pricing Multi-currency </li></ul>
  15. 28. Share <ul><li>Share your content </li></ul><ul><li>Allow others to share your content </li></ul><ul><li>Make it easy to share </li></ul><ul><li>Give it away. </li></ul>
  16. 29. I want to book now <ul><li>If they can’t, they won’t. It’s true. </li></ul><ul><li>If you cant take payments, get ready for the day you can. </li></ul>
  17. 37. What now? <ul><li>Build a better site </li></ul><ul><li>You can migrate your current one </li></ul><ul><li>Work with us or your existing provider </li></ul><ul><li>Speak to me </li></ul>
  18. 38. <ul><li>It will be free </li></ul><ul><li>It has everything you saw and more </li></ul>Community Edition
  19. 39. <ul><li>We are a small and fun team sitting in sunny Cape Town, South Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>We specialize in the fields of software, website development, technical consultancy, e-Marketing strategies and online business solutions. </li></ul><ul><li>Get in Touch </li></ul><ul><li>Website: www.realmdigital.co.za </li></ul><ul><li>Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/Realmdigital </li></ul><ul><ul><li> : http://twitter.com/wesleylynch </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Linked-in Profile: http://za.linkedin.com/in/wesleylynch </li></ul><ul><li>Mobile Number: +27 82 78 44905 </li></ul>About Realmdigital

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